On Point Bistro

4.7
29 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
On Point Bistro is an American BYOB in the Point Breeze neighborhood of Philadelphia under the direction of Chef Juan Lopez Fernandez.

We are a BYOB and encourage you to bring your favorite wine or beer (or spirit for your favorite mixers!) to enjoy with us. Nonalcoholic mixers are prohibited as we provide them.

We have high chairs, a changing table, and kid menus available!

Outside food is prohibited. If interested in bringing a dessert, please contact us about our policy.

Please note that we can only accept 3 credit cards per check.

*Weekend brunch reservations are available by phone for parties of 8 or more.*
What 29 People Are Saying
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1 review
Dined on May 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food and service are incredible. Everything is fresh and extremely affordable compared to other restaurants just a few blocks away. Please support this terrific establishment where the staff go out of their way to create an exceptional experience.

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PQ
1 review
Dined on April 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place was so great. The food was “on point” as advertised. We came in with a large group. Our waitress was so nice and attentive. Great recommendations, everyone really enjoyed their meals. The steak was unbelievable. We also found ourselves ordering seconds of the brussel sprouts mid meal as well. I can’t say enough good things about this place

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Raleigh
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I had the Cuban and the tomato soup and it was delicious! Service was great as well.

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FB
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 5ambience 5

I had the steak and eggs breakfast plate. The steak was full of gristle. The eggs and sauce were good.
They don't have an espresso machine nor decafe coffe which is a problem for me. The selection of bread for breakfast was limited to whole grain or white toast. No bagels, English muffins, sweet rolls. The service was good and the place is spotless. I will go back because it is convenient to my house and the service has been good both times I was there.
When I was there for dinner, I had the fish and chipsand it was good..

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s
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Great meal! Food too a bit to arrive. Friendly, attentive service.

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P
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Have dined here several times and also had brunch.
Consistently great food and service.
Only snafoo on my last visit was, even though it was early in the evening, they didn’t have any lamb burgers.
Otherwise, highly recommend On Point Bistro - its a welcome addition to the neighborhood.

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OT
1 review
Dined on December 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

I was so impressed. Everything we ate was fantastic. Steak frites were a standout for sure. Can't wait to return.

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s
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

On Point Bistro is great! Been there multiple times and will keep going back. Cannot go wrong with the Clucker (chicken and waffles). It is rather loud during the busy brunch hours but that also makes it a good place to go with kids.

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L
Philadelphia
13 reviews
Dined on November 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great place for dinner before any Sports Complex event. We had a party of 14. They were attentive and the food was tasty.

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MV
Philadelphia
25 reviews
Dined on November 20, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great place for lunch / brunch , we definitely be back

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Baltimore
1 review
Dined on November 14, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I absolutely love having business meetings at On Point! The food is always On Point and the service is thoughtful and vibe is genuine.

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S
Philadelphia
19 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 1

There were 2 other tables occupied on a Saturday night. They sat us next to a screaming child who threw toys across the room all night. Mussels tasted off. Entrees came out room temperature and were extremely bland. Steak was well done instead of medium. Before we began eating, the waiter asked if we would like any salt, pepper or hot sauce. Very odd to be asked that at a fine dining restaurant but once we tasted the food, we understood why. Getting water refilled and wine opened was a struggle so we had to ask someone else to assist us. Maybe it was an off night but they were most definitely not "on point" that evening.

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DP
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on October 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding meal and lovely ambience. Quaint and perfect for dinner or lunch. Owner and wait staff were extremely attentive and friendly. A must try!

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OT
1 review
Dined on September 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

On Point never disappoints, food is fantastic and service is always wonderful

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J
Philadelphia
43 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Very accommodating staff; food was served hot and was very tasty.

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SM
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on July 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I found this place on Open Table to meet a business associate. I hit a home run with this place and will be back.

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JL
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always excellent service and food. Have returned to On Point multiple times... even for the set Valentines day menu. The food does not disappoint and the staff are personable.

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d
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on June 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a very good place for a meal and being that it is BYOB makes its a great “regular” spot for us. Don’t let the neighborhood deter you. Food is very good and variety menu is a plus.

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b
Philadelphia
24 reviews
Dined on June 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always great for lunch!

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M
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on April 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

On Point is a great BYOB in the Point Breeze area. They offer a great variety of food, all of which are fantastic. Highly recommend for a nice, quiet dinner or they also have a great brunch!

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MD
Philadelphia
9 reviews
Dined on April 13, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 5

We were first in the door for a breakfast meeting and that alone was the reason it was so quiet. The waitress was nice if not very attentive, the kitchen messed up main course dish and not only did she miss that but it took so long to get the replacement (not her fault) that we were ready to leave by the time it arrived. There was only one other table of two seated. The place is clean, the food is too. Don’t know if I’ll go back. There was another misunderstanding about my companion’s order as well. It’s a shame too. It was the type of place I could frequent often, but the food has to be On Point, like their name.

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JM
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on April 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

food was fresh, the service was very prompt. would highly recommend

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b
Philadelphia
24 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Just had a delicious dinner here with my family! Service was great and everyone enjoyed their meals. We'll definitely be back soon!

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LD
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place is awesome. It's very quaint and offers a subtle atmosphere. The food is delicious and prepared well. I invite you to try them out. You won't be disappointed.

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DC
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on January 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was delicious! The service... exceptional. Very cute and cozy. I went during dinner and plan to return for the brunch very soon.

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PD
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The two things that stand out the most about this place is the creative, well prepared food choices & the amazing staff. Love this place!!

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OT
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on October 26, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was amazing and the portions were huge! It was quiet and small. It was perfect for a quick breakfast that filled you up for the whole day.

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LA
Philadelphia
109 reviews
Dined on October 21, 2017
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

limited but well executed menu.
Roast 1/2 Chicken the best.
Comfy for local families and kids.
Needs more development- local bread, more cooking

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PD
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on October 20, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Truly a wonderful experience every time I go!!! The customer service is outstanding and the food is really great!!

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