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Three Monkey's Cafe

9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
+1 215-637-6665
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“crab balls” (4 reviews)
“monkey bread” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancee and I have stopped here several times since we moved into the Northeast. The outdoor setup is nice, and the food is good. Service as well is good to great on any given day. My chief complaint is the food is WAY overpriced,...More

Thank Bradley C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great Irish themed bar, especially on St. Patricks Day....good food,,great beer selection,,,friendly environment....and frequent guest bands.......

Thank punkee
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had a late lunch here. Food and service were great. It has tables outside too. Large bar area. Nice menu- mostly pub food- burgers, wraps, salads Portions are large and the food was good. Staff was attentive.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for great drinks and brunch. You will not be disappointed! Highly recommend the bloody Mary's. We had the chipped beer covered burrito and black and blue burger. Excellent food and service!

Thank jrethi11
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Really surprised when my husband and I took our first bites. It's highly unusual for us to return food to the kitchen, but for the ample menu pricing we had to. My husband said he had never been served cold home fries in any restaurant...More

Thank gaylfeb1
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Came here for lunch with a Groupon. Appetizer of crab dip excellent, sandwiches fresh, good sized and tasty. Monkey bread dessert was sooo good. Can't wAit to return.

Thank JOLOPhiladelphia_Pa_
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have been coming here for years and they never disappoint. The food is awesome, the drinks are good, and the place just has a comfy, down-to-earth feel. The Monkey Garden is a great place to hang out in the warmer months. But the breakfast...More

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We are spoiled by NY restaurants. And this this one can take place one of them easy. Service is even too fasts. Food is really good and portions are big. We spent 100$ for 3 people and took some food to go.

1  Thank Konstantin Z
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We've been to Three Monkees on several occasions including brunch, lunch and dinner, inside and outdoor. The bar scene inside and out always has a good vibe frequented by regulars. A good selection of beers though nothing special. Brunch was OK though we arrived towards...More

Thank drewlocher
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The crab balls were wonderful and my scallop salad was quite yummy. The prices were a bit high for a casual lunch stop but it was nice to dine outside. They had about 20 beers to choose from and the waitress was very attentive. Great...More

Thank mrsmusicmom
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Hi, I have celiac disease would I be able to eat at your resturant
9 October 2015|
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Response from bhbergmann | Reviewed this property |
They have good salads.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9645 James St, Philadelphia, PA 19114-3017
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-637-6665
  • E-mail