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Kings Oak

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, American
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1001 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1612
+1 215-923-2014
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16:00 - 02:00
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

I was looking for all you can eat crabs, not only did I get all you can eat crabs it's seafood: peel and eat shrimp, snow crab legs, fish tacos, popcorn shrimp, and mussels served with salad and fries all you can eat too. All of that for $35.00. Atmosphere was relaxed and our server was great!

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Thank Michelle B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

I stopped writing reviews for a while but couldn't let this one go.... Potentially the worst bar/"restaurant" I've ever set foot in. Northern Liberties so parking is nonexistent- ok, no surprise. Walked in, party of 3 at 9pm on a Saturday. No staff in sight, save the bartenders. Ok, fine we will seat ourselves (although sign says please wait). Head... More 

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san diego,California
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

12:30 reservation and brunch arrived at 2p.m! so apparently their kitchen is shared with the beach Club next door,hence the delay. I suppose the take on this would be don't go here in the summer! Once the food arrived it was very good. Smoked salmon benny was good as well as the breakfast burrito. The place is not expensive at... More 

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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Went for the 30$ all you can eat seafood and it was terrible. No seasoning. Bland. Just awful. Never again will I eat there. I won't take the chance at eating anything else there.

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1 Thank lboogiephilly
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

Sadly, this is the only bar in the area with NFL Sunday Ticket. As a result, we often went there to watch the Packers as I am a die-hard fan. However, it was always very crowded with parties not even watching the games. Twice I have tried to order a bellini. One time I got sick and threw up. The... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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240 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2015

The food here is unique and well done. Despite having a seemingly normal menu, their take on the food is different than average brunch places. The servings are large and the food is tasty enough. somehow it just lacks that final kick of amazingness but good nonetheless

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2 Thank Travelergirl998
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2014

My best friend and I came across this place on facebook. Tuesday is all you can eat Seafood for $25 (we were informed that the price will to increase to $30 due to season). All I can say is WOW! The food was fresh and piping hot. Its very warm and cozy. Cant wait until teh weather breaks so that... More 

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gilw5
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2014

Wow!! So not what I expected. After seeing food pics from Kings Oak on Facebook we (4 of us) decided to go for the first time before a show in Center City. This is definitely not your typical breakfast spot. The food is so unique and interesting that it took us a while to decide what to order. Our waiter... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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96 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

My husband and I had a coupon and happened to arrive before 7pm so we took advantage of their happy hour specials. He had a draft, craft beer and I had a glass of wine for $4 each. We then ordered zucchini fries (meh), crab cake sliders (pretty good), and calamari (didn't like the sauce they put with it). It... More 

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Voorhees, New Jersey
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76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2014

Went here on a weekday night for dinner with friends. Overall, was not entirely unhappy, but not satisfied to say I'd ever come back. The service was very slow - despite the restaurant being virtually empty when we arrived, it took well over 10 minutes for the server to arrive. She was friendly, but there were large gaps of time... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-1612
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-2014

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