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The Dandelion

124 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4901
+1 215-558-2500
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (78 reviews)
“fish and chips” (170 reviews)
“rabbit pie” (60 reviews)
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American, Bar, European, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4901
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1 - 10 of 896 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved this restaurant. The interior and exterior is so lovely. We loved the cask beer!! Our food was great and our waitress was top notch. I kept catching her checking on us, but not interrupting our conversation - that was great!!!

Thank Cahlan
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place sits on a street corner and is not well market, but finding it is worth the effort. Comfortable close quarters inside with both bar, and table seating on two levels. Very nice staff, helpful in navigating the menu, and delivery of service that...More

Thank Switherj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat in the Rittenhouse area and happened onto The Dandelion. Great British pub food in a very nice and cozy setting in two old houses. The fish and chips were great and served with a flair. The triple...More

Thank bazelaggie
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a Quirky place and do go in as the entrance is just the start and leads you to a pandora of treats. Lovely staff and great menu. Lots of happy hour bargains. Lovely choice.

Thank McIlwaine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are English, so it's difficult to impress us with English food made abroad. They try really hard. I did enjoy the rabbit pie and the chicken and duck parfait was really good. I found it really expensive for what you get though. Shepard's pie...More

Thank Tally8585
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch because the couple whose wedding we went to the day before had had their first date there. It is a welcoming roomy place with a good menu and range of drinks. Can recommend the dandelion salad and mussels. As we...More

Thank vandasin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brother in town visiting and he was staying just up the street, so we chose this because it was just a few blocks away [was raining], because a British pub sounded intriguing, and knew that any Steven Starr eatery would be top rate. We were...More

Thank PhiladelphiaPhillip
Reviewed 1 week ago

These tourists rented city bikes, rode to Rittenhouse and then did a drink walk-about back to the hotel; called it such because the drinking was too fancy and expensive to be a bar crawl. No food at this stop but we wished we had because...More

Thank Yelloyellow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us were in Philly for a girls' getaway, and the Dandelion was recommended for dinner. The atmosphere and appearance of the restaurant are so cool! Each room was decorated differently. We sat by the window on the second floor. I really enjoyed my...More

Thank jojomamabooks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get Steven Starr pub. Good draft beer choices. Nicely done fish and chips. Pub decor. A bit loud in the bar, but friendly

Thank Colleen O
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Questions & Answers
Susan P
18 March 2017|
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Response from goodgirlfriend | Reviewed this property |
Susan, give the restaurant a call. They serve alcohol, not a BYOB place. They have many unique spaces for dining
20 February 2016|
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Response from B J | Reviewed this property |
There is no particular dress code. You can always feel comfortable if you go neat and clean with clothes in good repair. I always like the very casual but very expensive look....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4901
    (18th and Sansom)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-558-2500
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