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The Couch Tomato Cafe'

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102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
+1 215-483-2233
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11:00 - 22:00
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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had never dined here before and weren't sure of protocol. The courteous young man at the downstairs area directed us upstairs to the bistro that has table service. Shawnea was our server, and she was genuinely friendly and provided excellent service. From the gratis tomato bisque sample through both our meals, the food was top-notch. Also, the restaurant and... More 

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Thank Deann B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here after a music festival at Mad River on a whim and left extremely satisfied! Food: Ordered the Sausage Gnocchi. Absolutely delicious, highly recommend! Drinks: Large variety of craft beers and wines. They even had my favorite milk stout. Service: Alex, our waiter was very attentive and courteous. Made us feel right at home! Atmosphere: Very cozy, especially after... More 

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Thank Steven W
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great atmosphere the food was scrumptious and the setting perfect. Meet my cousin for supper and we enjoyed the wine sampler. The food was excellent and the environment quiet enough for us to enjoy visiting and yet busy enough to feel alive.

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Thank donnao8
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couch tomato is absolutely delicious. They have a variety of options and everything is fresh. I enjoy eating here because I know I will be able to get a healthy and enjoyable meal. So far, my favorite dish is the Arancini! The service is excellent as well. I highly recommend dining here!

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Thank Julianne H
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The garlic knots are amazing! The buffalo chicken pizza with the ancho honey sauce is also amazing. I highly suggest! Since I can't eat pizza and garlic knots all the time, couch tomato is also my go to place for a salad!

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Thank Kylie L
Hilton head
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Even though we are tourists and won't take them up on their offer for a free slice, I did want to review this cafe. The short rib pizza with fig pesto was pretty amazing. We also had a taste of the tomato bisque, delicious and served with almond biscotti. Salads were not bad, but not nearly as wonderful as pizza... More 

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Thank Lilabeth P
Ocean City, New Jersey
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172 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Son moving to Manayunk, needed some good pizza and salads. This is a great place for both. Missed the brunch, but we were very happy wth our choices. Pear onion and bacon on a pizza, great. Good burger and Caesar salad. Service very good, but short handed. Good beers and mixed drinks. A little pricey, but worth it.

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Thank Stewart C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This bistro is the perfect spot to meet up with friends or grab a quick healthy bite to eat. Recently moving to Philadelphia, the cafe has been one of my favorite spots !! I would defiantly recommend going !!! There was very great service also.

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Thank alli580
Ocean City, New Jersey
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147 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The tomato bisque pizza soup was one of the best soups I have ever had. My son and girlfriend agreed. We also had the flank steak which was very good also. The Margherita pizza just wasn't good. The mozzarella cheese was not good at all. Had the consistency of ricotta cheese. My son enjoyed the smokehouse pulled pork. All of... More 

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1 Thank Michael T
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Manayunk Gem: warm ambiance in upstairs cafe, wonderful and helpful service by attractive and pleasant servers. Delicious pizza, crispy salads. Can't wait to return,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Pizza, Soups, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 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 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Rector St, 1st floor, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Manayunk
  • Neighbourhood: Manayunk
  • Phone Number: +1 215-483-2233
Description
The Couch Tomato Café is your number one destination in Manayunk for gourmet pizzas & salads, known for its thin-crust NY-style pizza, as well as its large, fresh, & creative salads. Upon opening in 2003, it quickly establishing itself as the area’s leading takeout, delivery, and catering favorite, winning several accolades including “Best Pizza” by Philadelphia Magazine, and “Best Soups”by City Paper, just to name a few. It’s focus on buying local, and specialization in vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free offerings has helped make The Couch Tomato Cafe’ a popular choice!The Couch Tomato Cafés extensive menu includes:Gourmet Pizzas & CalzonesSpecialty Salads & WrapsSignature Sandwiches & PaninisHomemade Soups.

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