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South Street

Philadelphia, PA 19147
+1 215-413-3713
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Known as Philadelphia's liveliest and funkiest strip, the street has more than 300 stores and restaurants.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Philadelphia, PA 19147
City Center East
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+1 215-413-3713
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took a stroll down south street. It was a nice night out with warm temps which made it a great night for people watching!

Thank jeffwU2958ED
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Haven't been to south street in many years, as it has gone through its lows. Seems like things are on the upswing with interesting shops, restaurants and bars. Still a little dodgy in areas. Yet potential for a great improvement. Saw tourists and locals which...More

Thank SashaGRose
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We walked here on a Friday night in the summer and it was alive with lots of different characters. There are tons of shops and places to eat along the street. Definitely, go and enjoy yourself.

Thank Joshua R
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Very cook place to shop, something for everyone. Great food places, very diverse. Would definitely go back again. Reminded me of the east village in Manhattan.

Thank vanessasangels03
Reviewed 4 August 2017

An after dinner walk down South Street to Penn's Landing.. Enjoy looking across the Delaware at the Battleship New Jersey.. She fired a lot of salvos back in the day to support us in the Nam 1969...

Thank BobZ9
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

If you visit Philly, no trip is complete without a visit to South Street. Have a few drinks at the piano bar(can't remember the name) walk along the water front, shop at Tower Records.

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is an eventful strip with numerous options for food, drinks and even some unorthodox shopping! I actually went into my first legit sex store on this street and it was pretty cool. Nice philly cheese steak options and just an overall good experience :)

Thank Rossina R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A long walk down and back,but art is everywhere. The alleys are full of mosaics, the walls are murals, the shops are colorful and interesting. The Magic Garden between 10 and 11th Streets is fantastic. Enjoy a cupcake at a bakery, a bubble tea, or...More

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My 12 and 14-year-old grandkids and I walked the whole distance of South Street from our rental at 20th St. all the way to Penns Landing. Don't know what the night is like, but on a lovely spring day there are a few interesting shops...More

Thank juniemoonie
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Make sure to wear walking shoes! There are two sides to this street and you should see both. All types of shopping and eating to do so take your wallet. Almost reminds me of a Chinatown where everything is negotiable.

Thank SClapper44
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cboll3tr
8 March 2017|
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Response from Alexander K | Reviewed this property |
The South Street is not just a street, it's a promenade sight... There are many hotels near-by it. And all of them are rather good, and classy. I would prefer these among others: Alexander Inn, Morris House Hotel... More
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rachel k
17 September 2015|
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Response from GypsiiRose | Reviewed this property |
i am not familiar with it but it sounds fun
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