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217-219 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19106-2812
+1 215-625-2450
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (351 reviews)
“lamb meatballs” (70 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (33 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
217-219 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19106-2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very much enjoyed our meal. Vegetarian dishes were some of the best. Baked cauliflower, patatas bravas, roasted goat cheese, all great. Also, white anchovies and crab stuffed peppers. A bit noisy, but not too bad. The service was great; no long waits between courses. We’ll...More

Thank Ajaxtol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few of us had gone up to the National Museum of American History in Philadelphia and we stopped at Amada for dinner. I have been several times, but it was both of my friends first time and I was so pleased that they enjoyed...More

Thank Beth_McD05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for a late night app and drinks. The drink list is plentiful and they serve the full menu At the bar. We had the mixed cheese platter and artichoke flatbread. Everything was delicious. The atmosphere was dark, chic but...More

Thank Holly A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant has excellent food. Drinks were great also. Go hungry if you want the chef's sampler. We were not able to finish everything

Thank chrisab1959
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Our group had a wonderful graduation celebration lunch. We were treated to glasses of a delicious prosecco to toast the graduate. Appetizers aka tapas were attractively plated. Entrees were delicious. Mixed drinks were great. We all had desserts which were outstanding. Waitstaff was excellent. Everyone...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Really enjoyed the meal at Amada. They have small and regular size plates but food tends to be served piecemeal in a tappas style. All food was Mediterranean wonderful. Loved the Spanish olive appetizer. Seafood was fresh, tender, cooked just right. Nice selection of wine...More

Thank Loki_and_Odin
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We decided to give Amada a second try after visiting when they had a limited menu (New Years Eve). SO much better once we could select from the full menu. Loved every dish and came away stuffed & satisfied. Very friendly staff catering to your...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I was there for a business lunch and we ordered a number of tapas plates and everything was excellent!

Thank mahert1
Reviewed 29 April 2018

If you're looking for a tapas restaurant, Amada should be at the top of your list. Unique flavors and beautifully and timely served. Service is professional -- no rush...minimum to no wait between courses. Great Sangria! No bright lights. One on one conversation is not...More

Thank DrLove2010
Reviewed 23 April 2018

My son and I went to Amada the night he came into Philadelphia, largely because it was close and looked interesting. We were not disappointed! The food was beautifully presented and just as tasty as it was appealing. The service was attentive and courteous without...More

Thank Tonya F
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Cheryl B
2 June 2017|
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Response from RKM036 | Reviewed this property |
8 May 2015|
Response from Brett T | Property representative |
While we do not have a separate kids menu, we do have very extensive offerings and we are quite used to serving children. If you'd like to view our full menu, please visit our website or feel free to call us directly. Thank... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217-219 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19106-2812
    (Between 2nd & 3rd)
  • Public Transportation: Septa 21, 42
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-625-2450
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