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Alyan's Restaurant

603 S 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1524
+1 215-922-3553
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“kebab” (3 reviews)
“baklava” (4 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
603 S 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1524
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Alyan's is a hole iin the wall restaurant along South Street that happens to have delicious food. It's a bit hard to find so to give you a landmark it's on 4th St. directly behind Copacabana and across the street from Jim's Steak's. I'm not...More

Thank DavidFoss
Reviewed 8 July 2017

While the food here was good, the waitstaff decided to help themselves to a hearty tip on my credit card. When I called about it I was told someone would have to call me back but they never did. If you are going to eat...More

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 2 June 2017

What a wonderful surprise to find this place. Our waiter was a joy and was so sweet with our 6 year old son. The place is cozy, decorated with pillows and with the overall feel of a Middle Eastern living room. The food: utterly delicious....More

Thank stamford_native
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The shawarma was horrible. I am co e from the Middle East so I know how it should tastes. I threw the sandwich it was expensive yet disgusting I think the good ratings are family and friends of the owner. Or people who don't know...More

Thank Neveen F
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I am a big fan of hummus and this place does it right. Perfect consistency and flavor. They offer very quick service also

Thank jtrento
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Thanks to local friends we stopped to eat lunch at what was their family's favorite eatery. Loved their hummus (beautifully presented), grilled zucchini, falafels and kefta kebab but the best surprise was the order of fries -- the fries come with hot peppers and onions....More

Thank rh24
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We ordered takeout from here and it was great and fast! They even chased my husband down the road when they realized something was missing from the bag. I think it took 2-3 blocks for the staff to catch up with him! All for a...More

Thank WannaBTraveling2
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Just steps off of South St. on 4th,sitting here over 20yrs, same folks overseeing the action, you`ll find yourself in a small, but friendly & warm atmosphere, nothing fancy, schmacy, just great Fresh, Delicious,Cooked to order, Middle Eastern fare, at reasonable prices. So, why look...More

Thank r r g
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Ordered: Mint ice tea which was just ok so I think it is overrated on other reviews here. I personally like strong dark tea or very Shawarma which was Lamb and chicken served with salad, hummus, and pita bread. The hummus wasn't the best Ive...More

Thank SilvanaZavala
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Eating at Alyan's is akin to being in a small bistro in a Middle Eastern country. The food is cooked to order and absolutely superb. Generous portions. I try to go there at least once a month. It's a 5-star experience even though the baklava...More

Thank Joseph O
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 S 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-1524
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-3553
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