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Best Historic Restaurants in University City

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18 restaurants available nearby

A photo of White Dog Cafe - University City restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(4210)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • University City
Booked 63 times today

…within 50 miles. Known for warm hospitality, inspiring and award winning food, the White Dog's historic three brownstones were recently completely renovated offering charming and whimsical dog décor and…

A photo of The Hadley restaurant
4.5
Awesome(82)
$$$$
• American • Art Museum
Booked 15 times today

…regular visitor to discover something new. Not just a restaurant, The Hadley is a new place in a historic setting that serves as your glamorous living room for meeting friends, old and new.…

A photo of The Dandelion restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(6287)
$$$$
• Gastro Pub • Center City
Booked 132 times today

Took my parents here for lunch when they came for a visit on a Friday at 2pm. I booked outdoor seating and we sat in one of their covered 'huts.' Great experience overall - though wish the waitress stopped over a few more times to check on us! My mother loved the tandoori chicken. Thank you so...

A photo of Parc restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(12518)
$$$$
• French • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 192 times today

“…which was one of the best desserts I've ever had. But on top of everything, this restaurant in a historic building has great ambiance. I will definitely be back : )…”

A photo of Fare Restaurant restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1236)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Art Museum
Booked 43 times today

…restaurant and wine bar located in the heart of the Art Museum area on Fairmount Avenue across from historic Eastern State Penitentiary and only a few blocks away from the Philadelphia Art Museum. Our cuisine…

A photo of The Tavern restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(218)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Center City
Booked 9 times today

…underground hideaway serving fresh American bar fare. The subterranean dining room is housed in the historic Tavern on Camac, a long-running piano bar and nightclub serving exceptional food to pre/post theater…

A photo of The Victor Cafe - Philadelphia restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(3497)
$$$$
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 22 times today

You have to go here. The food is very good and the waitstaff SING opera. I am an uncouth barbarian and I know they sang well. The food is excellent. Leave room for dessert. Definitely a special place to visit.

A photo of Ralph's Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(3583)
$$$$
• Italian • South Philly
Booked 40 times today

“Celebrated my birthday dinner here with my parents while they visited. I've always wanted to visit this historic restaurant that everyone talks about - and now I know why. Food was very tasty, portions were generous…”

A photo of Franklin Social Kitchen & Bar restaurant
4.1
Excellent(76)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Old City
Booked 3 times today

Philadelphia Downtown, serves up contemporary American dining in the heart of Philadelphia's Old City Historic District.
Gather with friends, family and colleagues, as Ben Franklin frequently did in his…

A photo of Royal Boucherie restaurant
4.5
Awesome(920)
$$$$
• French American • Old City
Booked 29 times today

Amazing spot for a relaxing dinner, if the weather is nice do the upstairs patio!

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