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For 2
Fri, 2/23
10:00 PM
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Distrito Taqueria

3051 reviews
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$30 and under
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Mexican / Southwestern
Top Tags:
  • Fun
  • Happy Hour
  • Good for Groups
Distrito is a cool celebration of the culture and cuisine of Mexico City, with a menu focused on the cuisine of what is known by locals as the "Distrito Federal.” With a premium tequila bar. Distrito Taqueria is a casual eatery featuring an approachable menu by Chef Jose Garces.
House Specialties
Carnitas Tacos, Queso Dip, Hongos Huarache. A selection of over 70 tequilas, highlighted by Patron Burdeos, Don Julio, El Jimador, Herradura and fresh fruit margaritas.

Private Parties: Distrito welcomes groups of all sizes. Events can be booked throughout the restaurant and in our private dining rooms seven days a week.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Mexican / Southwestern
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Hours of operation
Sunday-Thursday 11:30AM-9:00PM
Friday and Saturday 11:30AM-10:00PM

*Please call the restaurant for holiday hours of operation.*
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Phone number
(215) 222-1657
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Jose Garces
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Bring Distrito to your next event! Garces Catering brings the joy of sharing special occasions with our restaurant guests to any celebration, anywhere.

You can even have mexican street food at your party - Guapos Tacos is the ultimate party food... tacos on wheels!

Please call, 215-670-2381 for more information or email
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Cross street
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Parking details
There are several private parking lots in the area including 40th & Walnut and 39th & Market. Metered street parking is available, but limited.
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Public transit
By train the Market-Frankfort Line stops at 40th & Market. By Bus, the 21 line runs down Chestnut street & stops at 40th Street. The 30 line runs up Market to 40th Street.
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Salsa dancers, live bands, and more can be part of your next private event! Ask our event coordinators about unique entertainment to take your party to the next level. Don't forget to ask about the Karaoke Lounge...
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Special events & promotions
With lively settings, impeccable service, and festive menus, Distrito is perfect for group dinners with friends, special occasions, corporate events, and holiday parties. Distrito is also a unique space for Bar & Bat Mitsvahs, weddings, and rehearsal dinners.

Events can be booked throughout the restaurant and in our private dining room 7 days a week. Our private dining room can accommodate up to 40 guests for a seated dinner and up to 50 for a passed reception. As well, our Karaoke Lounge is the best kept secret west of the river and north of the border! Your group can even reserve an entire floor - upstairs can host upwards of 175 guests and downstairs, about 100.

The entire restaurant can be reserved exclusively for approximately 300 people.

Please note, a fixed price menu is required for groups of 14 or more.

Please call our event coordinators to plan your next event at Distrito! (267) 284-7979 or email us at
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Garces’ most versatile restaurant concept, Distrito, can host events of all types and sizes. From corporate events and meetings to wedding receptions, birthdays and Mitzvahs, Distrito’s vibrant interior is perfect for any occasion.

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What 3051 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
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4.4  based on recent ratings
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91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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foxy (Philadelphia)
2.0  Dined 3 days ago

Fish taco tasted funny, not very well flavored. The margarita was delicious !

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Kitchen was a little backed up but food was fantastic once it arrived.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

If you're looking for a fun vibe, delicious Mexican food and friendly, helpful service Distrito is an excellent choice. I'd been wanting to check out a Jose Garces restaurant for years and Distrito looked like a unique, affordable spot for a casual birthday dinner. We booked an early dinner reservation and were very happy to learn that happy hour specials from 5pm-7pm ($5 margaritas, sangria and nachos) are available everyday and throughout the restaurant, not just at the bar. The margaritas are solid and even better with passion fruit added!

Everyone working during our visit was friendly and accommodating and the colorful, Instgram-worthy decor and mix of Spanish /hip-hop music give a fun party vibe. We ordered the Mexican poutine to start and a mix of tacos and burritos for dinner. The poutine, fish tacos, burrito al pastor and sweet plantains were highlights and everything was good. My husband mentioned it was my birthday and we got hooked up with churros for all coconut and chocolate dipping sauce-so good! We had a blast and the mix of couples, families and college students there all seemed to be having a good time. We walked away full and happy for around $25pp (including 1 drink each).

TimD (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

The Waiter really made the whole experience so much more enjoyable

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Great food and drinks in a cool environment

OpenTable Diner (Nashville)
4.0  Dined on January 30, 2018

The taco Tuesday is amazing. Really great tacos for $2 a piece and great happy hour prices.

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

I love it! It's delicious and a fun atmosphere and the food is not expensive. It's a well oiled machine. The restaurant and bar close at 10 PM on weekends, so that's something to consider.

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Everything was great except the waiter could of spoke louder. It was hard to hear him!

vipkeke (Philadelphia)
4.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Lunch was very quiet at 1:30. Service was a little uncomfortable/awkward...a few mistakes were made, which was fine. Food was really good!

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on January 23, 2018

The waiting staff was very friendly but also allowed us to enjoy our meal. The food came out fairly quick and was clearly fresh. We ordered the guac , and three tacos each and everything was extremely good.