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Philadelphia Restaurants

Continental Mid-town

  • 1801 Chestnut St. Map It
  • Center City West
  • Eclectic

Updated 05/19/2011

Fodor's Review

You're not sure what decade you're in once you enter the vast, retro playground that shares a name with the Old City martini lounge, also from blockbuster restaurateur Stephen Starr. Line up for a spot on the popular rooftop lounge or sit inside, in a swinging wicker basket chair, a sunken banquette, or a baby-blue vinyl booth. The global tapas menu includes shoestring fries drizzled with Chinese mustard, a gargantuan crispy calamari salad, and a cheesesteak egg roll.

Of the retro cocktails, the most popular is the Tang-rimmed Buzz Aldrin.

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1801 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103, United States

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  • Credit cards accepted

Updated 05/19/2011


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