50 Philadelphia Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

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Restaurants:Friday Saturday Sunday, Mangia Qui, Franklinville Inn
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:American, Italian, Steak
Neighborhoods:Center City, Pennsylvania, Franklinville
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Friday Saturday Sunday

$$$$·American·
Center City
851 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
This was a perfect date with my wife where we thoroughly enjoyed every meal ordered. We got the Beef Tartare, Mussel Toast, Oysters, Pasta with crispy pork and finished off with upRead more
31 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Mangia Qui

$$$$·Italian·
Pennsylvania
211 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Amazing food! Amazing place! Our waitress was great but she seemed a little robotic and serious most of the time. Didn’t matter too much because we still loved the food and ambiencRead more
2 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Franklinville Inn

$$$$·Steak·
Franklinville
4,268 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Food was excellent! Due to Covid-19 and short of help we had to wait 25 minutes even with reservations. Not the Inn's fault. Service was excellent also. Will come back! Mr MulRead more
Steak in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
190 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Eclipse Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary French / American·
Wilmington
512 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
An excellent restaurant. Food quality is very high and the beverage list is broad and has enough selections for every palate
Best Overall in Delaware
4 people mentioned the Short Rib

Cornerstone

$$$$·American·
Wayne
150 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Best restaurant ever! Must go!
3 people mentioned the Cheese Charcuterie
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Jansen

$$$$·American·
Chestnut Hill
919 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Jansen is our go to anytime we want an exceptional dining experience. From the moment you are greeted to the time you walk out the door, you receive white glove service without feeRead more
15 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Talula’s Garden

$$$$·American·
Washington Square
9,952 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Food was absolutely amazing
American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
80 people mentioned the Brioche

The Victor Cafe - Philadelphia

$$$$·Italian·
South Philly
3,578 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Singers made the night! Very entertaining! Food was delicious
Best Ambiance in Philadelphia
15 people mentioned the Calamari

The Love

$$$$·American·
Rittenhouse Square
3,668 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Had two recent meals and both were good. Highly recommend the tuna crudo appetizer and the dinner rolls! Would prefer if some of the entrees were a bit lighter.
Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
30 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

Bistro Barberet & Bakery

$$$$·French·
Lancaster
1,052 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Excellent French bistro with a great, highly varied menu. Ambience is relaxing and pleasant, service was extremely good. A bit on the upscale pricey side but the quality of menuRead more
French in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
14 people mentioned the Bouillabaisse

The House of William & Merry

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hockessin
1,748 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
reliably great food best in the area
Best Overall in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
12 people mentioned the French Toast
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Villaggio Iccara

$$$$·Italian·
Yardville
1,625 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Always a pleasure. LOVE the Ponza!
Best Overall in Trenton
28 people mentioned the Calamari

LUCA

$$$$·Italian·
Lancaster
1,484 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent Food!! Looking to go back tonight! ;)
24 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Taverna Rustic Italian - Newark

$$$$·Italian·
Newark
422 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
I have been to Taverna many times but this past visit was the best. Our server, Molly, was terrific and the food tasted like heaven. I can't wait to return!
Best Overall in Delaware
5 people mentioned the Calamari

Zahav

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Society Hill
7,055 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
Amazing food. the lamb was cooked to perfection
212 people mentioned the Lamb Shoulder
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Belvedere Inn Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·American·
Lancaster
2,338 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
We have been coming to the Belvedere Inn for a number of years. Their food, staff, and atmosphere has always been outstanding!
Best Overall in Lancaster County
41 people mentioned the Short Rib

Union and Finch

$$$$·American·
Allentown
1,301 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
Great food. Ate outside. House party down the block was loud but not the restaurant’s fault. Waiter was new so pleasant but not helpful with the menu. Overall very good. Would go bRead more
American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
21 people mentioned the Poutine

Emma's Cafe And Restaurant - PA

$$$$·Italian·
Northeast Philly
146 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Quiet Conversation
Very good service and the food is great
3 people mentioned the Crab Meat
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The Capital Grille - King of Prussia

$$$$·Steakhouse·
King of Prussia
4,148 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Business Meals
The Food...The Service....The Experience... everthing, was EXQUISITE!!! Celebrating my girlfriend’s birthday here was the perfect choice. Our evening at CG from beginning to end waRead more
Steakhouse in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
38 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Butcher & Singer

$$$$·Steak·
Center City
7,170 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Birthday dinner
Steak in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
382 people mentioned the Hash Browns
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The Millworks

$$$$·American·
Harrisburg
2,137 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Kelsey was the best server! Very informed about bourbon/whiskey & wine selections & provided our group of six with great suggestions. We had 8PM resv & there weren’t many dinersRead more
23 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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The Capital Grille - Cherry Hill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Cherry Hill
3,595 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Excellent as usual!
Steakhouse in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
48 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Kanella Grill

$$$$·Greek·
Center City
263 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Authentic
Excellent - we went for brunch, will definitely go back.
11 people mentioned the Kebab
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Kimberton Inn

$$$$·International·
Phoenixville
1,762 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
We live five minutes away and love this place! Always had great food and drinks! Jeff was very attentive and personable! I've bought gift certificates for friends and they're alwayRead more
Best Overall in Western Suburbs
13 people mentioned the Coconut Shrimp

Ocean Prime - Philadelphia

$$$$·Seafood·
Center City
4,248 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Our waiter was amazing, as well as, all the rest of the guys helping and serving. Food delicious and beautifully presented.
Seafood in Philadelphia
76 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Morimoto

$$$$·Japanese·
Center City
5,877 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Fabulous dining experience! Fabulous food! This Japanese restaurant exceeded our expectations! We ordered the chef’s selection… and it was truly spectacular! Highly recommend tRead more
Japanese in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
561 people mentioned the Omakase
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Fond

$$$$·Contemporary American·
South Philly
1,526 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Our entire meal was incredible and our servers were amazing! We asked for custom cocktails and they went above and beyond to listen to our requests and make each of us a special drRead more
Contemporary American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
32 people mentioned the Skate Wing
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Kensington Quarters

$$$$·American·
Fishtown
688 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Amazing food!!! Drink selection is very one sided (not for the sweeter taste) but was so distracted by food that I didn’t even care!! Highly recommend!
35 people mentioned the Pork Shoulder
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Bar Bombon

$$$$·Vegan·
Center City
1,140 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Great food with good service - Outdoor setting was delightful
Healthy in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
22 people mentioned the Cuban Sandwich
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The Farm And Fisherman - Cherry Hill

$$$$·American·
Cherry Hill
1,840 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Delicious beet salad and rigatoni Bolognese. Our server was outstanding and Ben was very helpful with our wine selection.
31 people mentioned the Pretzel
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Mica

$$$$·American·
Chestnut Hill
1,427 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Intimate space, attentive staff and, best of all, interesting & delicious food, well presented. We’ll definitely be back.
18 people mentioned the Beignets
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Checkers Bistro

$$$$·International·
Lancaster
1,412 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
The service was excellent and the food and drinks delicious as always.
58 people mentioned the Duck Tacos
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Pizza By Elizabeths

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Wilmington
971 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Food and Service was great !!!!!❤️
Best Overall in Delaware
8 people mentioned the Bread Sticks
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Arielle's Country Inn

$$$$·Steak·
Sellersville
1,253 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
Always outstanding food and service. Can’t say enough great things about this place! The owner is the best.
Steak in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
14 people mentioned the Poached Pear

The Log Cabin

$$$$·American·
Leola
996 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
We celebrated a birthday...Thank you for making the evening so special - the room, the service and the food....wonderful night!
American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
8 people mentioned the Barramundi

Duling Kurtz House

$$$$·American·
Exton
965 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Romantic
We enjoy the quality and diversity of the food items on the menu, as well as the ambience. Duling Kurtz is very consistent in its delivery of an excellent experience
Special Occasion in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
28 people mentioned the Popovers

IndeBlue - Philadelphia

$$$$·Indian·
Center City
1,811 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
The dinner that my partner and I had at IndeBlue was the best meal that I have had this year, or perhaps in several years. The tasting menu featured ample portions of delicious andRead more
62 people mentioned the Crispy Spinach
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Amani's BYOB

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downingtown
1,228 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
We ordered delivery from here for our 3 year anniversary. The process was easy and enjoyable. Thank you for making our dinner special.
33 people mentioned the Calamari
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NM Cafe - King of Prussia (FKA Zodiac)

$$$$·Contemporary American·
King of Prussia
146 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Quiet Conversation
Excellent food and professional staff. Love the menu selections and the iced tea is always perfect!
Great for Lunch in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
21 people mentioned the Popovers
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Nunzio Ristorante Rustico

$$$$·Italian·
Collingswood
1,850 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
We had a reservation for 6 - were seated on time and the food was great and reasonably priced
42 people mentioned the Veal Chop
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Viggiano's of Conshohocken

$$$$·Italian·
Conshohocken
799 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Always a great dining experience for some Italian comfort food. The crab lobster ravioli is to die for as well as the chocolate mousse.
Best Overall in Western Suburbs
14 people mentioned the Calamari

The Rooster

$$$$·American·
Center City
149 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
I'm not sure if I rated the noise level correctly? My apologies, wasn't loud & actually the music was great haha. The food was fantastic! no complaints at all. Will definitely be eRead more
35 people mentioned the Rooster
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The Choice - B.Y.O.B

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Bryn Mawr
408 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
We went with my in laws to celebrate our anniversary. The food and service were excellent. I would recommend this hidden gem to everyone in the Philadelphia area!
Best Overall in Western Suburbs
5 people mentioned the Black Cod

Kitchen 519

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Deptford
641 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Casual
Our server was fast and efficient courteous and refilled our water several times. The fresh Fish tacos were wonderful The homemade chips on the side were perfectly crisp without bRead more
10 people mentioned the Calamari
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Philadelphia

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Rittenhouse Square
1,148 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
This is my 3rd time dinning and my food was delivered to the table over cooked.
Special Occasion in Philadelphia
9 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Front Street Cafe

$$$$·American·
Northern Liberties
797 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Fantastic place! Food was excellent, great service.
5 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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Fogo de Chao - Philadelphia

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Center City
4,228 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
  • Good for Anniversaries
THE ENVIORNMENT WAS NICE. OUR WAITRESS WAS VERY POLITE AND ATTENTIVE. THE WAITRESS EXPLAINED THE MENU VERY WELL AND MADE EVERYTHING ON THE MENU SOUND DELICIOUS. I LOVED THE EXPERIERead more
Most Booked in Philadelphia
266 people mentioned the Chao
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Two Rivers Brewing Company

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Easton
685 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great Beer
  • Comfort Food
Their beers are always great. Best in the Lehigh Valley. Draft list is always changing. We usually go for the peanut butter bacon burger.
Gastro Pub in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
10 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries

The Melting Pot - King of Prussia

$$$$·Fondue·
King of Prussia
3,297 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
It was a wonderful experience and a great time for my birthday
Good for Groups in Western Suburbs
129 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Under The Moon Cafe

$$$$·International·
Bordentown
796 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
First time to Bordentown location
11 people mentioned the Short Rib
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