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) #207 of 3,605 Restaurants in Philadelphia $$$$ American, International,
1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
+1 215-551-5000
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, International, Contemporary
1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose Fond for our 21st Anniversary dinner and quickly seated, we started off with some delicious olive bread and butter. We chose the 5 course tasting and wine pairing and started with a couple of signature cocktails. I had the Arancia Rosa (rosé, aperol,...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 27 February 2017

What a great evening! Everyone was raving about how great their meal was. Even the cocktails before the meal were stand out. My foie gras appetizer exceptional. As this was a family gathering there was a lot of sharing of dishes and every dish served...More

Thank Niamb
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Enjoyed a nice quiet meal with friends. The music in the background was pleasant. We were able to talk and hear ourselves easily.The wait staff was efficient without being overbearing The menu choices were interesting and the ambiance was great. All 4 of us enjoyed...More

Thank TomT26
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Fond offers both an ala carte menu and two tasting menus (5 items or 7 items with optional wine pairing). Given the overall cost of the items on the menu, the tasting menus are well prices and the wine pairings seem to be an absolute...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Will keep this brief. Writing this review while savoring the remaining chicken liver mousse from our amazing 5 course tasting menu last night. From the impeccable table service to the finely crafted libations, a memorable gustatory experience all around. Can't wait to return.

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Sat at the bar for a wonderful evening of wine, delicious food and attentive service by all. A great way to spend an evening.

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We love dining in the city and each and every location has it's own personality, Fond is no different. What is different is that even though the restaurant is typical small you never felt like you were sitting on the person next to you or...More

Thank cszostak
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! Our Best Philly Foodie Friends suggest this excellent, little restaurant still in the Passyunk neighborhood. It is convenient to Vallet Parking near the "Fountain." Our initial cocktails were prepared to perfection with a smooth transition to a Mendoza Red by the Glass. The grilled...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

When people ask me where they should go for dinner in Philadelphia, this is always in my top 10. The tasting menu is a foodie's delight. The wine list is carefully cultivated, with off the beaten path selections. The atmosphere feels cosy and trendy at...More

Thank Sciare
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

So good! Tiny cozy restaurant with helpful and pleasant staff, good food with a mix of flavor . Limited but good wine selection, a bit overpriced but it s worth a visit!

Thank francesco b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, International, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
14:00 - 20:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
    (Tasker Street)
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks east from the Broad Street Line - Tasker/Morris stop. Bus route 23 on 12th st to Tasker St.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-551-5000
  • E-mail
Fond is a Contemporary American Restaurant, with eclectic flavors & fresh, seasonal ingredients. Run by three friends, guests can expect to feel welcome & relaxed. We now offer a full bar as well as a wine and beer list. We offer BYOB from Tuesday to Thursday, with corkage fee on Friday, Saturday and special holidays. We are located on bustling East Passyunk Avenue in South Philadelphia. Come join Fond for happy hour, every Tuesday thru Friday from 5:30-7:00, BAR ONLY. Fond also has chef's tables that seat 10, that oversee our kitchen where Chef Lee Styer will demonstrate his cooking.
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