Originally published in Trip Savvy
Philadelphia’s food scene is vibrant, creative, and filled with surprises, with the city’s restaurants offering great brunch fare that keep foodies returning over and over. From traditional favorites to mouth-watering, inventive dishes, you’ll be sure to find a memorable late-morning meal in the City of Brotherly Love. And don’t worry if you indulge a bit too much—Philly is a great walking city, so it’s easy to burn off those calories after your scrumptious brunch.
The French bistro vibe draws avid fans to this sophisticated park-side restaurant destination. It’s always lively at brunch, and patrons range from business movers and shakers to international tourists with their children. A few delicious favorites include the eggs Benedict, avocado toast, salade Lyonnaise, and fresh pastries. Be sure to make a reservation and arrive early for an outdoor table. Scoring a table on the street, with its beautiful views of Rittenhouse Square, is considered prime real estate here.