Great service! We were seated right away, and our server was terrific. We enjoyed all of our courses, and the drinks were terrific too. Great value, especially for this neighborhood.
vegetables were cold, beer was not good, service was so so.
After reading Tripadvisor's reviews we thought this would be a lot better than it actually turned out to be. The service was very good but the seafood was pretty tasteless. But at least no one got sick!
This place is surprising because the best items to order are different from the normal seafood restaurant. Here you should order the daily fish specials because they include their freshest and best preparations of fish. Most restaurants are trying to get rid of old stuff with specials. Seafood Unlimited is offering their best. Other than Salmon, they will run out so don't expect to return in am few days and find the same items offered. The next surprise is that they make the best soups in the city. Again, try the soup offered on the daily specials list. They are made in limited quantity and they run out frequently. The daily special soups are SPECTACULAR! Think of potato/leek, sweet potato, broccoli, cauliflower and other root vegetables you wouldn't normally favor. Made the right way, with a terrific mix of ingredients and seasoned well they should not be missed.
Very friendly atmosphere. Seafood was fresh and well prepared. Many alternatives to choose from.
A hidden gem that has been around for 30 years. How did we miss it?
The food was not seasoned at all!!!! They only offered the restaurant week menu! The restaurant is super tiny and I practically felt like I was on a date with the couple at the next table. I wasn’t impressed.
My party went for Restaurant Week. Our group grew from 3 to 5 and was accommodated by staff. The Restaurant Week options were delicious. My favorite was the carrot coconut ginger soup. We will be back despite some of us came from the suburbs, neighborhoods and one on foot from her Center City office. Parking in the area is what is for the Rittenhouse Square area. Bon appetit.
My son and I were both disappointed with the quality of the food and the serving size. Compared to a restaurant that I dined at the week before for restaurant week which was exceptional. The waiter at Seafood Unlimited however, was the reason we actually stayed. He was extremely nice, considerate and made sure we were okay throughout our dining experience. Food was not good and for the price the food tasted like it was not freshly made but store brought. Serving sizes were extremely small. I hope they do better in the future.
I've frequented Seafood Unlimited quite a bit and this experience was just a little bit different. I've gotten larger portions in the past and I feel like we were rushed in eating.
Perfect from start to finish!
Had a very nice evening will like to return their again
The food was okay, was not the best, you do get what you pay for though! Also, great service!
Had an all girls dinner during restaurant week. The food was delicious, the service was fantastic, the people there were very patient, and we will be back.
Had an 8:30 reservation. They wouldn’t seat me until my husband arrived, he was parking the car. Several people came in after me and were seated without their whole party. Food was terrible. Ordered tenderloin well done. It was medium rare. Had to send it back twice. I cut it each time and they kept grilling it and pouring more gravy on top. After the second time it was dried out and drenched in gravy. They didn’t even grill me a new. I would not recommend this place. Very disappointed!!
My husband and I thought we were the butt of a practical joke dining here this evening. The restaurant was horrendous at every level. It is next to a nail salon and there is a pervasive odor of nail varnish. The tables were dirty: I had the displeasure of sticking a finger into gum as I tried to steady a tipsy table and my husband put his hand on a sticky mess on his side. It was restaurant week so we were presented with a fixed menu. It was dreadful: the rice ball was without flavor and the wonton was so salty it was inedible. The next course was a stale hummus that had discolored it was left out so long, accompanied by grease soaked cold pita chips, and a grossly over cooked faro in a tasteless supermarket mixed green salad. The main courses were inedible: foul tuna in a bath of soy sauce soaked rice noodles, and gelatinous orchietta with “shrimp.” We got the desserts to go: pumpkin bread pudding and chocolate mouse that we have just binned. And a bottle of Pinot Grigio that could have been put to better use at the nail salon next store to remove the gel finish. HORRIBLE. AVOID.
Had dinner with my mom tonight and the space is super quaint and cute. The food was delicious, we didn’t wait long for any food. It was fresh and hot and super flavorful. Staff was friendly and right on time with everything. I highly recommend this spot.
Excellent food & service. Great restaurant week menu.
Always reliable small restaurant favored by a neighborhood crowd.
We visited Seafood Unlimited on a Friday evening. We had reservations and were seated immediately upon arrival. The food was fabulous. I ordered a 3 course fixed price meal of chowder, tuna and tiramisu. All were excellent. My hubby had the chowder and seafood quintet. He raved about his meal also. When in town again, I will definitely return to Seafood Unlimited.
Great food and great service in a cool space!
Pleasant and reliable
Seafood Unlimited food was excellent. Accommodated my husband’s dairy allergy attentively.
My go to place on Mondays! Service is excellent and the drinks are to perfection!
This was my first time at Seafood unlimited and I was thrilled. My friend is a frequent customer.
Good experience. Basic fish with inexpensive app menu. Food was good but not “gourmet”. Good value.
I love the garlic and herb mussels.
The oysters...mussels and fish were amazing! I had the trout and my date the Bronzino and it was absolutely fantastic!
This is a neighborhood favorite for us. The owner, server and bartender were all very attentive at our last dinner there. The food is very fresh, simple and not fussy. This serves a neighborhood crowd and it is a refreshing change from the more touristy dining experiences on Rittenhouse Square.
Really good food and service.
One of my favorite Phila. Seafood spots. , people in the know are wise to this place,very reasonable,nice ,great sevice and they sure know how to prepare fish and seafood.
Very mediocre meal.
Seated promptly. Food was exceptional. Wait staff was very friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend.
One of the classic seafood restaurants in Philadelphia, still great decades later.
The food was amazing as always! The price is great and the service was wonderful!
This restaurant is perfect for good friends and good food.
It is festive yet quiet enough to hear.
Won’t be coming back, go to red lobster for a better meal and price. Seafood Unlimited what a joke. When we got there everything was sold out
Entrée was excellent. Appetizers weren't of sufficient size for the cost, so that was a disappointment. Once a waitress approached us (which took a bit too long), the service was quite good.
Discovered this restaurant through Yelp. We were up in Philadelphia for a college football game. Our waiter Bill was wonderful and the food great.
Lots of good restaurants get overlooked because many diners are after the trendy new place. Seafood Unlimited apparently has been around for a while and there's a reason why -- they know what they're doing. The small space is comfortable, the staff is professional and there are plenty of choices for seafood fans, including interesting specials.
Best swordfish! Excellent service. Very enjoyable, pleasant, cozy place to dine with friends.