Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - Philadelphia, PA


Philadelphia, PA

  (17 restaurants)    
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  • Golabki
    2 cabbage leaf wraps w/ veal, pork, ground beef, onions & white rice; steamed in vegetable stock, coated in tomato sauce & baked (stuffed cabbage); served w/ fried potatoes & sour cream & dill
  • Philly Cheesesteak Pierogi
    5 pan seared pierogis filled w/ rib-eye steak & Cooper Sharp American; served w/ caramelized onions, scallions & black pepper ketchup; "dynamite. dynamite...legitimate ground-breaking destination dish!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
5.0 out of 5
111 ratings
est. 2014 as a food truck; brick-and-mortar joint (as seen on DDD) closed due to the pandemic but they offer take-out at the South St location; scratch-made traditional Polish food w/ a new spin; check website for location & hours
Farmer's Keep: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Farmer's Keep [CLOSED]See Farmer's Keep Video ($$)
(211 ratings)

10 S 20th St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 309-2928
4.5 out of 5
211 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2015; serving healthy, creative cuisine for all dietary & allergy needs; menu is gluten-free, dairy-free, egg free, nut & shellfish free; guest appearance: chef Eric Greenspan
Gaul & Co. Malthouse: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(149 ratings)

2619 E Indiana Ave Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19134
(215) 423-7878
  • "Wit or Witowski"
    award-winning Polish take on Philly cheesesteak: local chipped kielbasa on a long roll; w/ caramelized sweet onions & American cheese sauce; "that is a destination sandwich" -Guy Fieri; looks good!
  • Malt House Wings
    a top seller; chicken wings brined overnight, baked & fried; tossed in Buffalo, garlic parmesan, firehouse, cajun or bbq sauce (Guy got Buffalo); looks good
4.5 out of 5
149 ratings
est 2016; traditional pub for comfort food w/ large beer selection
Hardena: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(414 ratings)

1754 S Hicks St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19145
(215) 271-9442
  • Ayam Kalasan
    ginger fried chicken; marinated in a blend of spices, then fried w/ ginger paste for extra flakes; served w/ rice & shrimp paste hot sauce
  • Tempeh Goreng
    vegetarian fritter; house-fermented tempeh battered & fried, served w/ spicy pickled vegetables
4.5 out of 5
414 ratings
est 2001; serving authentic Indonesian from family recipes
  • "Woodrow's Whiz Wit"
    philly cheesesteak sandwich w/ truffle-infused cheese whiz, caramelized onions & cherry pepper mayo; "takes cheesesteak to another level!" -Guy Fieri; looks good!
  • Coffee BBQ Brisket Sandwich
    brisket cooked overnight; grilled w/ coffee bbq sauce, served on toasted brioche w/ yellow cheddar, caramelized onions & jalapeno shoestring fries; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
442 ratings
opened in 2016; trained chef-run sandwich bar serving subs, salads & brunch
Good Dog Bar: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(1392 ratings)

224 S 15th St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 985-9600
  • Cheesesteak Empanadas
    empanadas stuffed w/ thinly sliced steak seasoned w/ truffle oil and aged NY cheddar cheese; comes w/ Flying Fish beer-based dipping sauce on side; looks good
  • Duck Confit Pot Pie
    "off the hook...prime time!"-Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1392 ratings
opened in 2003; local dive bar w/ "upscale comfort food"; pictures of dogs all over the walls
Honey's Sit-N-Eat: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(1464 ratings)

800 N 4th St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 925-1150
  • Bubby's Brisket Frito Pie
    first cooked for 5 hours, then sliced and pan-fried and glazed w/ Tex-Mex/Southwest sauce; served w/ rice & beans; looks good
  • Chicken Chili Frito Pie
    a top seller; fritos base, topped w/ chicken chili and topped w/ cheese; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1464 ratings
neighborhood favorite; mix of Jewish and Southern comfort
Memphis Taproom: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Memphis Taproom [CLOSED]See Memphis Taproom Video ($$)
(699 ratings)

2331 E Cumberland St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19125
(215) 425-4460
  • Deep-Fried Pickle
    beer-based batter; w/ horseradish buttermilk dipping sauce
  • Pork Rillons and Watermelon Salad
    slow-cooked pork belly, watermelon, arugula, sugarcane vinaigrette; pork is seasoned overnight and slow-cooked in lard; balance of salty-and-sweet
  • Smoked Coconut Club
    sandwich w/ grilled lemon garlic tofu, smoked coconut and tomato herb mayo
4.0 out of 5
699 ratings
[CLOSED]; bar food w/ attitude
  • Chopped Brisket Sandwich
    beef brined & smoked in red oak for 5 hrs, chopped & BBQ sauced; topped w/ bread-and-butter pickles, sliced onion; looks good
  • Pork Belly Sandwich
    pork belly brined for 12 hrs & smoked for 3 hrs, sliced & grilled; topped w/ spicy pickled carrots, cilantro, barbecue sauce; looks good
4.0 out of 5
808 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2009; serving Texas-style BBQ; seasonal (check website for openings/hours); Other Recipes: Bread and Butter Pickles
Sidecar Bar & Grille: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(736 ratings)

2201 Christian St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 732-3429
  • New England Style Clam Chowder
    apple wood smoked bacon, homemade potato & chive gnocchi, crispy shallots, picked celery; "one of the best gnocchi dished I've ever had"-Guy Fieri; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
736 ratings
opened in 2005; shot bar-turned-hot spot serving gourmet bar food; Other Recipes: Fries w/ Crab Imperial Sauce
Silk City Diner & Lounge: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(1001 ratings)

435 Spring Garden St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 592-8838
  • Chicken Wings
    looks good
  • Duck Confit Spring Rolls
  • Empanadas
    homemade; ham filling
  • Shrimp & Crab Potstickers
    pan fried
4.0 out of 5
1001 ratings
opened in 1952; changed management and re-opened in 2007; French-trained chef; in old-fashion diner car; 3,000 square-foot beer garden opens in the spring
  • Fried Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich
    signature dish; dessert: PB&J sandwich dipped in French toast batter then crusted w/ ground Frosted Flakes & pan-fried; looks good
  • Headcheese
    popular dish; made from parts of a whole pig head (ear, jowl, tongue), boiled, chopped, gelled & sliced; served on corn tortilla discs & topped w/ slice of avocado, queso fresco, house-pickled jalapenos-mustard seed & minced red onion; comes w/ side of homemade hot sauce
  • Ricotta Donuts
    bite-sized donuts rolled in garam masala-sugar mix; comes w/ side of hard-cider caramel sauce; looks good
4.0 out of 5
557 ratings
since 2003; Marc Summers made special appearance
Standard Tap: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(823 ratings)

901 N 2nd St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 238-0630
  • Chicken Pie
    chicken pot pie minus the "pot" (chicken filler covered by 2 layers of pastry & baked); looks good
  • Grilled Octopus
    octopus boiled, pulled, marinated & grilled
4.0 out of 5
823 ratings
opened in 1999; offer a draft-only beer selection that highlights the vast array of styles crafted by breweries located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Delaware
Dining Car & Market: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(257 ratings)

8826 Frankford Ave Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19136
(215) 338-5113
3.5 out of 5
257 ratings
Stogie Joe's Tavern: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(323 ratings)

1801 E Passyunk Ave Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 463-3030
  • Crab Gravy
    plum tomato sauce flavored w/ blue crabs; served w/ choice of pasta
  • Soppressata Square Pizza
    AKA "Stogie Joe's Pizza"; w/ Soppressata, plum tomato, asiago, basil & garlic
3.5 out of 5
323 ratings
opened in 2008; casual family restaurant & neighborhood bar, serving pizza & pub grub
Geechee Girl Rice Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(57 ratings)

6825 Germantown Ave Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19144
(215) 843-8113
  • Carolina Pulled Pork
    house smoked & slow roasted pork shoulder served w/ coleslaw, BBQ blackeyed peas & cornbread; looks good
  • Netta's Sour Cream Pound Cake
  • North African Chicken
    pan-crusted & baked chicken w/ cumin, citrus & garlic; served w/ cous-cous style Carolina Gold rice & sauteed greens; "phenomenal dish"-Guy Fieri
3.0 out of 5
57 ratings
[CLOSED]; African-inspired low-country cuisine; "dedicated to the love of food, the warmth of home, the respect for tradition and the commitment to community" (from its website); Other Recipes: Buttermilk Biscuits | Geechee Girl Vinaigrette | Sauteed Collard Greens w/ Garlic, Peppers & Onions
Jamaican Jerk Hut: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Jamaican Jerk HutSee Jamaican Jerk Hut Video ($$)
(294 ratings)

1436 South St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 545-8644
  • Jerk Chicken Leg Quarter Platters
    24-hr-jerk-marinated; grilled on jerk pit (BBQ) & finished in oven; served w/ rice & peas, Jamaican cabbage & fried plantains
2.5 out of 5
294 ratings
60-seat outdoor dining area "that will practically transport you to Jamaica" (from its website)
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Philadelphia, PA

  (17 restaurants)