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Best Authentic restaurants in Old City

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Cuisine (20 of 77)

73 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Picanha Brazilian Steakhouse - Center City restaurant
4.3
Awesome(694)
$$$$
• Brazilian Steakhouse • Center City
Booked 15 times today

“Amazing and authentic Brazilian food! This is my second time here in two weeks…”

A photo of Buddakan - Philadelphia restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(9702)
$$$$
• Asian • Old City
Booked 112 times today

“My partner & I went here for the first time !! This is now our favorite Asian restaurant ! Authentic cuisine, friendly atmosphere, and very fast service ! The Buddha statue is huge, and fascinating…”

A photo of Red Owl Tavern restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1141)
$$$$
• American • Old City
Booked 21 times today

Enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving meal. Had to take our desserts home due to being so full.

A photo of LaScala's Fire - Philadelphia restaurant
4.5
Awesome(2716)
$$$$
• Italian • Old City
Booked 33 times today

“As soon as you walk in the door, you smell the aroma of authentic Italian food. I had the gnocchi and it was amazing. The tiramisu was hands down the best tiramisu…”

A photo of Talula’s Garden restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(10159)
$$$$
• American • Washington Square
Booked 179 times today

Ate outside on our first trip to the city since early 2020. Food and atmosphere was very good and very comfortable.

A photo of Buca D'oro Ristorante restaurant
4.5
Awesome(57)
$$$$
• Italian • Society Hill
Booked 16 times today

“Fabulous, authentic Itslian food- whether pasta, meat pr seafood ( we were a party of 5 and tried it all). Grilled…”

A photo of Paddy Whacks Irish Sports Pub restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(10)
$$$$
• American • Society Hill

Pennsylvania, Paddy Whacks Irish Sports Pub combines the comforting trends of an American diner with authentic and home cooked Irish fare. Sample menu items include nachos, potato skins, chicken cheesesteak…

A photo of Emei Restaurant restaurant
4.5
Awesome(9)
$$$$
• Chinese (Sichuan) • Chinatown
Booked 11 times today

Authentic Chinese with some American Chinese options…”

A photo of Barra Rossa – Philadelphia restaurant
4.2
Awesome(2046)
$$$$
• Italian • Center City
Booked 38 times today

“Great portions and prices. However for an “authentic” experience there wasn’t Italian music played. It was pretty much pop culture music…”

A photo of Isot Mediterranean Cuisine restaurant
4.3
Awesome(199)
$$$$
• Turkish • Queen Village

“The décor was nice and authentic. The hostess was wearing a traditional Turkish outfit that added to the experience. We would highly recommend Isot's for delicious, authentic Turkish food served by friendly…”

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