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114 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4451
+1 215-665-9150
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (120 reviews)
“duck confit” (27 reviews)
“chestnut soup” (18 reviews)
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114 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4451
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amelia gave us some good suggestions and the duck confit was delicious, as were the beets and wild boar ragout. The tapas were top notch, very creative and the service was superb. Delicious dinner.

Thank ilkaoberst
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chosen for a birthday celebration, it couldn't have been better. We selected a variety of menu offerings and shared. Portions were generous and service was very good. A bonus was that we arrived during "happy hour" and enjoyed lots of sangria!

Thank BetsyR19130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a busy Friday night and they were very friendly and accommodating when our first table was in a busy pathway to/from kitchen. We asked to have something more quiet and they were very happy to show us another table in the downstairs lounge...More

Thank CBAmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably the best tapas I have had anywhere in the US. Excellent service and outstanding and creative food. The highlights for me were the pork belly and the duck bolognese. And the white asparagus. And the charcuterie platter. And so on......as tapas should be. Quite...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had not been to Tinto's previously and was a bit concerned as the hostess showed us to our table. I only saw high bar tables. I am not a fan of bar stools and did not relish having a 1 1/2 - 2 hr...More

Thank Hilary F
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Went here tonight with my fiancé. From start to finish this was a great experience and one of the best I've had in the city. Our waitress (I believe her name was Ameilia) was fantastic. She was able to expertly answer any questions we had...More

Thank Kierast
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I was recently at Tinto for a 40th birthday party my husband and I were invited to. It was a Chef Tasting menu so we did not know what we were going to be served. I LOVE that type of meal. It was in a...More

Thank MaryleeJam
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Wonderful food. For us a new and fresh perspective on tapas. Flavorful preparation of green beans with dates, almonds, paprika and lemon. Very earthy and satisfying. The Guisantes with peas, potato purée and mint was unexpected and so tasty. Great beverage/drink list. Service was attentive...More

Thank ECL-PA
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We met a friend from the West Coast here. We started with Happy Hour drinks of sangria and Tempranillo wine and ordered an assortment of tapas (maybe too many) for the 5 of us to share. Everything was delicious. We had prompt friendly service from...More

1  Thank Sherstur
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Phenomenal wine, service and food. Our waiter gave tremendous recommendations. The food was spectacular. Each course build on the previous one. The food was incredibly complex and sophisticated. It was an absolute treat. The service was perfect. Overall an absolutely magical evening. Every dish was...More

Thank Thehammer1
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Ruth S
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Response from halimike | Reviewed this property |
You get two glasses of wine - one white with the appetizer and one red with the rest. I prefer full bodied red wine, so in retrospect I might have passed on the white, although the it was good white. It is $35 for the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4451
  • Public Transportation: SEPTA: The 17, 21, and 42 buses stop near the restaurant. The Market-Frankford El stop is at 15th & Market.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-665-9150
Tinto, an expression used to describe red wine served in pintxos bars throughout Northern Spain, is the ultimate expression of what a Basque wine bar should be. Located in Rittenhouse Square, the cozy restaurant, drawing inspiration from the rich cultural and culinary traditions of Basque country, inspires, tantalizes and satisfies with extraordinary cuisine by Chef Jose Garces. Specialties of the House Duck Montadito, Shrimp & Chorizo Brochettes, Short Rib Bocadillo, 60 bottle wine list from the Basque regions of N. Spain and S. France, and artisanal ciders. Private Parties: Tinto welcomes groups of all sizes. Events can be booked throughout the restaurant and in our private dining rooms seven days a week. For parties of 12 or more, please call our private events team to schedule your reservation at 267-284-7979 or email events@garcesgroup.com
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