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2028 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2609 (Corinthian Street)
+1 267-639-3063
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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New Jersey
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We looked up some places to have some lunch nearby the Eastern State Penitentiary where we going on a tour and FARE was right across the street. We looked at the online menu and it looked really interesting. One small issue was they changed their Fri-Sat-Sun lunch menu to brunch only (oops).. But it worked out great..

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Thank rwsales2
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Came on a whim and glad we did. We started with and were wowed by the Farmers Flatbread. For the entree, I had the seafood pasta and it was unlike any I've had anywhere. My wife took on the Salmon with the roasted Brussels sprouts and couldn't rave enough. This place is a find!

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Thank tMichae
Meriden, New Hampshire
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Our group of 4 had a late lunch here after visiting Eastern State Penitentiary across the street. The food was good and creative, the service fast, the bill reasonable. We enjoyed the fish taco, the French toast, the chicken sandwich, and the roasted beet salad. All creatively done, tasty and generous portions. The setting is modern and tastefully decorated, an... More 

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Thank RCFSRD
Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Wonderful, inventive food, great atmosphere and very personable staff. Perfect patio and location and don't forget the BEST bloody mary!!

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Thank LizaJune
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I live in the neighborhood and have been here several times. While the burgers at our table tonight were reportedly very good, the avocado crab cakes--which used to be great--are now mostly breadcrumbs... and cost $24. Disappointed that Fare has gone cheap on what used to be my favorite dish.

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Thank Eileen F
Newtown, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I visited the Barnes Foundation with some friends from out of town, and we later met up with some other friends of theirs who live near the Art Museum. They recommended Fare, so we headed over for an early dinner. Because it was an off hour, Fare was almost completely empty, which meant we received plenty of positive attention. I... More 

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Thank DrBB
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Walking on Fairmount Ave. we found this restaurant. Beautiful & relaxing outdoor area. Friday lunch, very few people there. No lunch menu, just brunch, disappointing, looking for lunch. Lunch items were very limited on the brunch menu. Service was good. My husband got the burger with an egg on top. Looked awesome & was! I had the lobster grilled cheese.... More 

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Thank Sharon S
Selby, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Had Brunch here. We ordered Greek salad and their farmhouse flatbread to share. Although appetisers these were like meals in themselves. Both were gorgeous. I then ordered fish tacos which was spicy but very tasty whilst my wife ordered their standard burger. Again delicious . Prices are quite reasonable by US standards ESP drink. We both had a great draft... More 

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Thank Steve S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We had the calamari (excellent), salmon (I didn't try it but one of my dinner companions found it "okay") and several of us had the burgers. Mine was juicy and LARGE. I found my drink (gin and tonic) a bit watery. Service was pleasant and efficient. We were able to eat outdoors.

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Thank emarx
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is my fourth visit to this restaurant in a year. They never dissapoint you here. Service is great and unpretentious without being overbearing. The food and its presentation are high quality. I ordered an appetizer with manchego cheese and serrano ham. The one blemish was the serrano ham - it was not as fresh as you would expect here.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2028 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2609
    (Corinthian Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 267-639-3063

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?