Capers & Lemons

4.7
880 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
Capers & Lemons, is a restaurant serving modern versions of classic Italian fare. The dining room at Capers & Lemons seamlessly blends old and new into something all its own. The lighting and colors of the dining room evoke the sense of a classic Italian restaurant, while the decor is distinctly contemporary making diners realize this restaurant has its own vision. Many traditional Italian dishes can be found, with a small modern twist. Bright and flavorful antipasti, Wood-fire cooked pizzas, and hearty pastas are all here. Finally, stop in at happy hour to enjoy beer, wine or some signature cocktails.

**A NOTE FROM THE RESTAURANT**
Reservations are not required. We welcome walk-ins.
Patio requests are acknowledged but not guaranteed. Even when requesting outdoor seating, we may have to accommodate you in our main dining room.
Please contact us directly at 302-256-0524, if desired reservation time is unavailable or a party size is larger than 6.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 880 people are saying
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Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.7based on recent ratings
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4.7
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4.6
ambience
4.4
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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TiaB
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brunch was great I’m happy I chose C&L to celebrate Father’s Day.

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vipDominickT
New York Area
34 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food5service3ambience4

Very good food. Dined outside which was very pleasant. Definitely go there again!

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vipCaroleS
Philadelphia
18 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very nice restaurant and the food was very good. A little bit pricey but the quality of the food was very good. The service was excellent I am the ambience was very nice. The restaurant is Tucktaway in a very strange location though. We will definitely be back

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vipTammyS
Philadelphia
13 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Platinum Group restaurant experiences are always a pleasure. I can count on the food, service and atmosphere to be consistent. From the cocktails and appetizers to the entrees and dessert, everything was delicious!

The outdoor patio at Capers and Lemons, especially after dark with the lights, is exceptionally pleasant and relaxing. Beautifully decorated!

DB
vipDonnaB
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was great once again Thanks Enjoyed it very much

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JoJo
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall3food2service4ambience3

Worse margarita pizza I ever had. Food overpriced!!

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vipSuzzy
Philadelphia
21 reviews
Dined on June 14, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience5

My parents love this place, unfortunately my husband and I just don’t think the food is very flavorful.

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vipHerm
Philadelphia
37 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Sunday dinner out on the patio. Consistently good and consistently good service

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vipAlexanderS
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic food service and drinks

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ChristineL
Philadelphia
13 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place to eat! I will definitely be back soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outdoor dining was quiet and relaxed. Server warned about a busy kitchen but food came in a timely manner. Delicious!

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vipLarry
Philadelphia
69 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience2

Seating was awful, traffic around the table was just too much. Probably will not return

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KristtinaP
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Great food! Loved everything we order, place is beautiful.

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DofDE
Philadelphia
25 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

This is a great place for lunch or dinner. The food is always good and the service is great. I would suggest making a reservation especially or lunch as it is almost always busy.

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vipmarias
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on June 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Enjoy dining at Capers and Lemon. Consistently good food, and service.

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StephenR
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Just need a hostess without and attitude !! Server was excellent and so was the food. 2 out of 3 stars. First impressions are everything !!

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OCfoodie
Atlantic City
3 reviews
Dined on June 8, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Arugula salad was delicious and the short rib was to die for. Love this eatery. Our waiter was very quick to accommodate.

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Mae01
Philadelphia
11 reviews
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Dinner was a birthday celebration for a friend. We had the dining room in the back of the restaurant, a much quieter area than the main area.

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Babs
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waiter Rick was OUTSTANDING! We will be sure to ask for him again.
Thanks

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Susan
Philadelphia
9 reviews
Dined on June 5, 2021
Overall5food4service4ambience5

We had a very good, leisurely lunch without feeling rushed or pestered.

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vipCowhead
Philadelphia
60 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Great service and food was excellent… good value for $$$ spent. Will definitely return again!

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vipLadyDi
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Rick is the best! Great service!

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PamelaN
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had the Cod and it was fantastic! Our server had great timing and everything was great, our compliments to everyone! We have never had a bad meal at this restaurant!

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viploveroffood
Philadelphia
37 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

service was excellent. Their menu is a bit trendy for some of my family; however what everyone had was delicious. Too full for dessert :(

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Thanks. Excellent all the way around

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NancyA
1 review
Dined on June 3, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Food was excellent, just the right amount; didn't feel over-stuffed when we left.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Charleston
46 reviews
Dined on June 2, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

It is nice to be back at Capers & Lemons. I am surprised that they have a no mask policy-- even for unvaccinated people.
It took a little while for us to get our food. I sometimes think their kitchen can't keep up with a full dining room.
Once we got it though, it was great. So glad the corn agnolotti is back for the summer.

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KDGV
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on June 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was very good. Pappardelle and Chicken Piccata were both fantastic. Ask for Hannah as a server. Friendly and fun. Great atmosphere.

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CapitalOysters
Richmond
11 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first visit but not our last, basically we were staying overnight nearby. The food was delicious from the grilled artichokes to the chicken piccata and agnolotti.

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MarlaC
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful graduation lunch with exceptional service!

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Patel
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Excellent food and great service. Drinks and food was brought out in a timely manner. Server was polite and lively.

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MES0303
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

We had a young server who seemed a little in experienced. We were sharing a bunch of apps and we asked her for some plates and she came back with tiny bread plates. Also, it took a very long time for our drinks to come....If you don't have the help needed, don't take so many reservations....just a suggestion....

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely fantastic food as always. I do miss the chocolate lava cake from the menu, that was always the convincing factor for dessert but no complaints otherwise.

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NickF
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My wife and I dined at Capers and Lemons to celebrated our wedding anniversary. Food and service were on point. We enjoyed our evening.

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CarlF
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Had an outside patio seat, it as delightful. Service was good. All in all a nice experience.

JP
vipJillyeatsPhilly
Philadelphia
66 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great place, always very good!!! Menu is varied, with something for everyone. Always great selections.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
16 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Consistency! Service and food always great.

LH
vipLindaH
Key West
21 reviews
Dined on May 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great friendly service. Our server was familiar with the menu and food preparation and easily answered questions. The food was delicious and came to our table hot and nicely presented.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

This was our first time dining at Capers and Lemons, but it won’t be our last. The food was delicious! Each person in our party of six ordered a different dish and no one was disappointed. The service was amazing!

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vipKellyM
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on May 25, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Our meals were really good, as always and we really enjoy sitting outside on the patio. Service was good also. The stuffed meatballs appetizer and "The Lemon" cocktail are some of my favorites!

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Capers & Lemons using the Order Online button. Capers & Lemons also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (302) 256-0524.

Capers & Lemons is rated 4.7 stars by 880 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.