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Fond

1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
+1 215-551-5000
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, International, Contemporary
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stopped in at Fond after seeing their Tuesday special advertised. Enjoyed 1/2 dozen oysters and a glass of rose. It is directly across from The Singing Fountain. Beautiful restaurant, atmosphere and upscale service.

Thank jmonson
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Really nice relaxed place to eat very good food with excellent service in a comfortable atmosphere. Get the duck hearts ! Eat at the bar !

Thank JaysonJamesAmste
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Our family had dinner on the side walk. As always service was excellent. The tuna ceviche was wonderful. Looking forward to a return visit.

Thank bradley p
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We chose Fond for our 21st Anniversary dinner and quickly seated, we started off with some delicious olive bread and butter. We chose the 5 course tasting and wine pairing and started with a couple of signature cocktails. I had the Arancia Rosa (rosé, aperol,...More

1  Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 27 February 2017

What a great evening! Everyone was raving about how great their meal was. Even the cocktails before the meal were stand out. My foie gras appetizer exceptional. As this was a family gathering there was a lot of sharing of dishes and every dish served...More

Thank Niamb
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Enjoyed a nice quiet meal with friends. The music in the background was pleasant. We were able to talk and hear ourselves easily.The wait staff was efficient without being overbearing The menu choices were interesting and the ambiance was great. All 4 of us enjoyed...More

Thank TomT26
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Fond offers both an ala carte menu and two tasting menus (5 items or 7 items with optional wine pairing). Given the overall cost of the items on the menu, the tasting menus are well prices and the wine pairings seem to be an absolute...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Will keep this brief. Writing this review while savoring the remaining chicken liver mousse from our amazing 5 course tasting menu last night. From the impeccable table service to the finely crafted libations, a memorable gustatory experience all around. Can't wait to return.

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Sat at the bar for a wonderful evening of wine, delicious food and attentive service by all. A great way to spend an evening.

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We love dining in the city and each and every location has it's own personality, Fond is no different. What is different is that even though the restaurant is typical small you never felt like you were sitting on the person next to you or...More

Thank cszostak
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Cuisine
American, International, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
    (Tasker Street)
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks east from the Broad Street Line - Tasker/Morris stop. Bus route 23 on 12th st to Tasker St.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-551-5000
  • E-mail
Description
Fond is a Contemporary American Restaurant, with eclectic flavors & fresh, seasonal ingredients. Run by three friends, guests can expect to feel welcome & relaxed. We now offer a full bar as well as a wine and beer list. We offer BYOB from Tuesday to Thursday, with corkage fee on Friday, Saturday and special holidays. We are located on bustling East Passyunk Avenue in South Philadelphia. Come join Fond for happy hour, every Tuesday thru Friday from 5:30-7:00, BAR ONLY. Fond also has chef's tables that seat 10, that oversee our kitchen where Chef Lee Styer will demonstrate his cooking.
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