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Rotten Ralph's

$$ - $$$American, ,
201 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2808
+1 215-925-2440
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible14%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
201 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2808
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I loved this place so much I went twice while I was visiting. Restaraunt This place is not much to look at outside, and inside it is cramped...but it has atmosphere. I sat at the bar both times, which is something that you pretty much...More

Thank TheTravelDoctor2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on the edge of Old City near the foot bridge to Penn's Landing, Rottten Ralph's is a multi-level bar/restaurant with bar and sidewalk seating on the ground floor and dining on the 2nd floor. The bar/restaurant was clean. The servers are busy, especially when...More

Thank MCFDTony
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food is nothing special, likely premade and heated in the kitchen. don't expect it to come as ordered, but fixed however the cook feels (inconsistent from visit to visit), Main seating up a narrow spiral staircase.

2  Thank James E
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Located on a busy little corner in the Old City. Bar downstairs and the restaurant is upstairs. We had the Philly Cheesesteak and it was ..... perfect. Side salad instead of fries. Glass of sangria.

Thank anner0ck
Reviewed 12 July 2017

After working all day, I took the very short walk from my hotel to Rotten Ralph's for a cold beer and some dinner. I ordered the Chicken Parm and a Coor's light draught. When the waitress served my meal, I almost fainted. These plates are...More

Thank johnlg1959
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We sat outside with our puppy and it was nice. Know that the road is pretty close so at times a little loud. The drinks were really cold on a hot day. The wait staff were all friendly and very helpful. We enjoyed the port...More

Thank ColoradoJojo
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The food came out cold, and it took over an hour and 15 minutes to come out. What was warm was just mediocre. Service was way too slow, and they weren't very busy.

Thank MrsDanielleMello
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We came here because I bought a certificate on restaurant.com. I had the crab cake sandwich and mozzarella sticks. Food was hot & good. Onion rings were rings not mashed up. The wife's salad was fresh and huge. She took half of it back to...More

Thank NittanyLion70
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches very good! Cute place. Service was very poor and we were the only ones in the dining area. It shouldn't take 55 minutes to get four cheesesteak sandwiches made!

Thank sumrbabe21
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I've travelled to Philly many times and make it a point to stop by for a beer and cheese steak sandwich.

Thank TXBeachcomber
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2808
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-2440
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