Now in its sixth year, East Passyunk Restaurant Week gives you the chance to try more than two dozen of the best restaurants in Philadelphia at a steeply discounted price. Once mostly known as the place to go for the best Italian restaurants in Philadelphia, South Philly has recently become one of the top dining destinations in the city—thanks to a handful of young, innovative chefs and restaurateurs who have brought in a variety of different cuisines, such as Dutch, Japanese and Filipino. East Passyunk is also home to some of the best bars in Philadelphia, if you’re looking for a quick sip before your meal (hint, hint). Twenty-six restaurants to choose from in a two-week time frame can be tough, so we’ve narrowed down the list to 11 essential spots to try for lunch and dinner during East Passyunk Restaurant Week. Bon appétit!
What is East Passyunk Restaurant Week?
East Passyunk Restaurant Week is an annual event that gives you the chance to try some of Philly’s most-buzzed-about restaurants for a discounted price. Here’s the deal: For the two-week span, 26 restaurants up and down the corridor will offer a three-course prix-fixe lunch and/or dinner for three set prices: $15, $25 or $35.
When is East Passyunk Restaurant Week?
East Passyunk Restaurant Week runs from February 26, 2018 to March 9, 2018. For more information and a full list of participating restaurants, go here.
Where is East Passyunk Restaurant Week?
Participating restaurants sit along East Passyunk Avenue in Philadelphia, roughly between Dickinson and South Broad Street. Several spots—like Noord, Fond and Perla—are clustered around the charming Singing Fountain in the middle of the strip. If you’re lucky, you can nab a window seat overlooking the square and modest water display.