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205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
+1 215-732-6622
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“rouge burger” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a great casual place to have bruncn and the view of all the activity in Rittenhouse Square adds to the ambiance.Don"t forget to have the Belgian Waffles with ice cream as a dessert.

Thank Joel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You need to sit at the oval bar that overlooks the most impressive part of Philadelphia - Rittenhouse Square. The history of the "Square" - the small chic atmosphere of Rouge - expert mixologists and of course - the Rouge Burger - done perfectly medium...More

Thank Aventura_FloridaThg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best view in Philly of Rittenhouse square! Great food, drinks and an awesome burger as well as incredible Frites! Tuna tartare rocks as well! The window tables are best but outdoor seats are great too.......Amazing service and not to miss

Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner reservations elsewhere but in an effort to take advantage of as many tastes of Philadelphia as possible, we stopped in here for a drink first. I love the atmosphere with the round bar, lounge-y decor, opening onto Rittenhouse Square. We LOVED our...More

Thank Jennifer I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful experience with out of town friends at an outdoor cafe table. Fun people watching on Rittenhouse Square. We ordered appetizers, wine and beer. Service was very attentive. Food was creative. Great choice!

Thank Bradford P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by hotel concierge. The place was fantastic! My kind of place. Must try when in the area. Loved the brunch! We sat at the bar and the bartender was the best. Will definitely return.

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We ate here as it was near our hotel. It overlooks Rittenhouse square. Good menu; enjoyable meal; good atmosphere.

Thank BrendaMaidenhead
Reviewed 19 June 2017

My dining experience at Rouge left quite a bit to be desired. To begin with, our reception at the hostess’ station was lacking. The hostess seemed overwhelmed by answering the phone and trying to deal with onsite customers also. Maybe it was a lack of...More

Thank William T
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Rouge is a great location on Rittenhouse Square one of the prettiest squares in Philly. We sat just inside the large glass windows overlooking the park because it was an abnormally chilly May evening but we looked longingly at the cafe tables and chairs on...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I suppose it's easier to earn five stars for lunch than for dinner, and Rouge did it with ease. Delightfully prepared salads and excellent service in an intriguing lounge surrounding.

Thank Stephen C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5900
    (Walnut Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-6622
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