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Blue Cat Restaurant - CLOSED

1921 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2036
+1 267-519-2911
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
1 Nov 2015
25 Oct 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Latin, American, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1921 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2036
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Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Went here during the brunch time on a Saturday. The butternut squash salad with shrimp was fantastic. Probably the best shrimp I have ever tasted. They were cooked and seasoned perfectly. My mom had the fish tacos and loved them as well. Would eat here...More

Thank JWamsley
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I have been to the Blue Cat many times, especially when I lived in the neighborhood. When it opened, it was fabulous and really special. The fish, shrimp or special order steak tacos were heaping with multi-flavored vegetables and other exotic fruits and flavors on...More

Thank Fritz S
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

This locally owned, Latin-inspired restaurant offers one of the most delicious food options in the city. Every dish I've ordered is exceptionally good. I particularly love the skewered shrimp prepared as you like - I order them with Cajun seasoning. The shrimp are the biggest...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Been too too long since these family members had seen in other. It was great to surprise my granddaughter's face when she saw her uncle. It was even more wonderful to try brunch at Blue Cat. The food was fabulous and Chef Guy treated us...More

Thank judedude79
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

My daughter, Carson and I, were starving after visiting/touring Eastern State Penitentiary. We started walking down the streat and stumbled upon this hidden gem! We were greated by the owner, and then throught the course of our meal, which was simply amazing, he sat down...More

Thank Brooke F
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

What a great lunch and one of my favorites was the Jicama Salad. Great setting and service. I will definitely be back next time I visit Philly. Just make sure you have cash as no credit cards are accepted.

Thank trtosca
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Nice corner storefront. BYOB and cash only. Service was friendly and capable. The food was excellent. Everyone loved their choices. The black bean soup and the duck were excellent. Many interesting specials were offered. Offer outside dining. Noise level inside was on the high side....More

Thank Suturedoc
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Our party of 3 found Blue Cat a welcoming, much needed oasis after attending the packed and chaotic Bastille Day performance down the street at Eastern State Penitentiary. Sign on the door warned "cash only" so that meant hitting a local ATM, but the manager...More

Thank tdme
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is a casual restaurant in a convenient location to where I was working. The menu was interesting and the service was good. Lots of locals frequent this restaurant!

Thank Jill C
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Wow, the food here was amazing! They don't take reservations and only accept cash but it so worth it! We stopped in for a late lunch. My friend & I had Gazpacho to start and it was so refreshing! I had the fish tacos which...More

Thank Rissa310
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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  • Address: 1921 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2036
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 267-519-2911
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