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941 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
+1 215-763-2500
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“arepas” (10 reviews)
“truffles” (6 reviews)
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Latin, Venezuelan, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
941 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Right across the street from Union Station, which makes it very convenient if you are going to a show. The food was very good and the desserts were excellent. The staff are all very personable and friendly. Parking was no problem at all.

Thank teebone53
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We chose dinner at Sazon because it's close to the Union Transfer music hall, where we were seeing a concert. We absolutely LOVED the stew, which is a meal in itself. The Empanadas and other dishes were equally yummy. Don't miss the fried plantain appetizer,...More

Thank Selene P
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Visited again last night - this place is great! The food is excellent - The service is excellent - can't beat the proximity of street parking. It's a BYOB - we opted for the Margarita setup - passion fruit 1st & Strawberry/Lemon to finish. Both...More

Thank paul O
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

It's not often you go to an ethnic restaurant that hasn't compromised their typical flavors to appeal to the US gastronomic taste. A small cozy familial dining restaurant reminiscent of Old Caracas Sabana Grande. My husband and I had a delightful evening accompanied by Venezuelan...More

Thank olga m
Reviewed 21 June 2016

To start - the owner of this restaurant is a wonderful person who is very genuine and has a huge heart. She is very welcoming and takes pride in Venezuelan culture and it really shines through with how authentic and beautiful the food is -...More

Thank Kyle F
Reviewed 11 April 2016

My younger daughter, a college junior in Philadelphia, invited me to dinner at one of her favorite restaurants.. After a few minutes of circling around, we found a free, legal parking spot less than a block from Sazon. She had made a reservation, so we...More

1  Thank Lu F
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I wanted to take my wife out to this place as a surprise for Valentine's Day because she loves chocolate and because I wanted to check this place out myself since the ratings were high. Well we went and we were totally impressed. We started...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I went to this restaurant in September 2015 for a weekend brunch.Three of us had breakfast entrees and one had fish tacos. All of our meals were delicious, freshly made, and beautifully presented. None of us could finish the food because the portions were very...More

Thank traveledone
Reviewed 20 May 2015

A very welcoming place! We booked a large group and they told us that we would have to order family style, which means a whole lot of food for only $30 (plus tip) per person. There were plenty of leftovers even though we had a...More

Thank Vicki T
Reviewed 19 May 2015

An outstanding BYOB featuring arepas and other Venezuelan specialties with complex flavors. And then the desserts! And then the chocolate drinks and truffles. Friendly staff, too.

Thank poppybubby
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 941 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-763-2500
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