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723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
+1 215-413-9070
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“omakase” (120 reviews)
“sushi” (226 reviews)
“tasting menu” (69 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not too often does the opportunity to dine at an iron chef restaurant come along. The menu is extensive and the items were unfamiliar to me, but fortunately the waitress was excellent and helped with our selections. The service was excellent as was the food,...More

Thank MarquetteSandD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This super chic Asian restaurant is dynamic, not as amazing as the New York operation with strange candle sticks in the middle of the tables and a weird blue glow from the partitions. Lunch was good value for the set menu. Black cod $21 with...More

Thank JNWSuisse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pricey. It's ok food. I had the rice bowl which was ok with an interesting presentation. Maybe I just don't have an acquire taste for this type of food. Boyfriend had the surf and turf which he didn't enjoy . He like the steak...More

Thank Leanne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't been to Morimoto in years (actually since it first opened) and recently went with some out-of-town co-workers. Everything was spectacular. It's not just about the food (although that is a big component) but about the whole experience including atmosphere, service, food and selection....More

Thank CMCPhiladelphia_PA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with another couple for a birthday celebration. This is more expensive but delicious sushi/rolls/nagiri, etc. the restaurant environment is very cool great staff and service. We went at 5pm with a reservation. about ~$100 per couple. not stuffed but pleasantly filled once finished.

Thank Ahahn063
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely one of the finest restaurants I have ever been to. My daughter took my husband and me there for our mutual birthdays. We ordered six different items to share between the three of us. The food was delicious and the service impeccable....More

Thank Michiganhoney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch mid week. Restaurant not very busy,nice welcome.Very modern with clean lines.Excellent toro tartare,crunchy scallions in ,it a nice addition to texture.Very good shrimp and vegetable tempura with a light batter and good dipping sauces. We had a selection of nigiri including...More

Thank sweetiesPennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to try this famous restaurant. Iron Chef Morimoto has developed and maintained his passion and this restaurant is a delightful experience. We had an evening planned with dinner preceding theater and our dinner was a pleasure. We mixed Sushi and Asian fusion dishes...More

Thank jmeade2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the experience of a lifetime!I got the Omakaze and this is a special multiple course meal with special tastes and items.I had it paired with Sake which was also a blast.So many fun items there are too many to list.Our group also had...More

Thank muskymstr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Philly for business and I was in the mood for sushi so we asked Google to direct us to a sushi place within walking distance, having no idea that this is the restaurant of the apparently famous "Iron Chef"...More

Thank GiaANDjack
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Leslie R
What is the suggested dress for this restaurant?
14 September 2016|
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Response from M N | Reviewed this property |
Business casual
Dining here with a large party next week and was told our meal will be prix fixe. I'm not comfortable asking my host, so I called the restaurant to find out how much this would be, and the person I spoke to did not know. It is also not listed on their online menu. Can anyone give me an idea of what their prix fixe usually is per person?
7 August 2016|
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Response from M N | Reviewed this property |
Don't know either someone else paid for my meal but it was expensive based on a peek at the menu. The good is OK as well. Not great.
Marcella L
Are you a BYOB or do you serve alcohol?
4 March 2015|
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Response from Brittany322 | Reviewed this property |
Full bar and interesting cocktail list!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 Chestnut St, Ste A, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2301
    (Between 7th & 8th on Chestnut Street)
  • Public Transportation: Route 47 bus – Chestnut Street stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-413-9070
  • E-mail
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