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401 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300 (Lombard Circle)
+1 215-923-2500
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 14:30
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 14:30
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a quiet Sunday evening celebrating an early Valentine's day (02/12/17), reservations were for 7.30 and we were seated quickly. Excellent views of the harbor and definitely lived up to our expectations. We ordered off of the special Sweetheart menu for Valentine's week and the service was very good. Food was fantastic, drinks were well mixed. All in all... More 

Thank kkenney34
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are visited Moshulu on the rainy morning on February, 12. The weather was bad but the brunch made our day! The food was very good and stuff was very friendly. I knew the history of the ship and asked the manager if I could explorer the ship and he took his time to show me around the it.It was... More 

Thank Eugene V
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been coming here every year since 2011 on the Valentines day weekend. Love the charm and romantic setting, service has always been excellent for us. We've always used opentable and never had an issue. The food presentation is great and always good, although we've had better at lower prices we always go with the fixed menu for better value... More 

Thank simon3833
Lexington, Kentucky
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Philly for my birthday and wanted to eat somewhere fancy, glamorous, and fun as a celebration and boy did this historical boat pull out all the stops. Everyone there wished me a happy birthday and they even had a card prepared for me upon arrival. It was such a nice touch. The entire boat and meal was... More 

Thank MrsHayes589
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well let's start from food , it's great! And tasty, I ordered salmon , my husband had burger and for appetizer we got shrimps, 2 glasses of wine , at the end free desert from our waiter 😜and if I'm not mistaken we paid around 80$ not bad at all, specially if you include atmosphere 🏙meals🍔🍣and drinks 🍷🍷It was around... More 

Thank Yarsemin
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Host was the worst! Empty restaurant put she wanted to sit us in a dark corner and yes we had a OpenTable reservation and when we refuse to sit there we were told we would have to wait for about half hour for the next table which really took less than 2 mins. Thanks goodness for a great waiter food... More 

Thank ClifeCC
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349 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Food and this place is a romantic and lovely place that has food and lots more a romantic and mood setting place that is also a walk able that is near the Hilton hotel Penn Hilton and the old city get it on with fun fun fun drinks are very unusually presented!!!!!Thomas Paul the prince of comedy 5 star hot... More 

Thank thomas p
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This would have been an Excellent except for the wait staff. Food was extremely good, we had a cold cracked lobster, scallops and pork belly, and a ribeye. All were great with wonderful presentations. The experience dining on a tall ship was nice too. The wait staff were not as good as they could have been.....only shortcoming.

Thank RickMIusa
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Our family always goes out for a very nice dinner during the Christmas holidays and we decided to try Moshulu this year. We were not disappointed. Our waiter was terrific. We had a few questions about the menu and he answered them right away. He was very happy to offer up his favorite choices as well as the most popular... More 

Thank fairytales1984
Princeton, NJ
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Took my wife and daughters for a nice dinner since we would not be able to do Thanksgiving together. The ship is old, the floor slopes to one side, but that is the unique charm of the place that we all enjoyed. For the price you pay for the meal, I have to say the service was only adequate and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 60
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300
    (Lombard Circle)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-2500
The Moshulu, the World's oldest and largest four-masted Tall Ship offers unsurpassed views and a unique backdrop for intimate to extraordinary dining and celebrations. Our private dining rooms, outdoor open-aired and tented decks combined with delectable, award-wining American cuisine and impeccable service create the perfect setting for memorable events.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?