Top Spots for Center City District Restaurant Week


If you emptied out your wallet for holiday shopping but still want to treat your sweetheart to a fancy date night, you’re in luck!

Center City District Restaurant Week returns Jan. 14-26 with deals and steals for foodies of all flavors, with dozens of participating eateries located right near your 1500 Locust apartment. From Italian to New American to Indian, and everything in between, Restaurant Week is a mouthwatering chance to try some of the city’s best restaurants for just a fraction of the price. Venues design three-course prix-fixe meals, featuring a number of options, for just $20 for lunch and $35 for dinner.

A nice meal out in Center City can set you back a pretty penny, but with Restaurant Week, you can woo your date without breaking the bank.

Here are just a few of the Restaurant Week standouts in our neighborhood:

Amis Trattoria: Two blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment, enjoy homecooked Italian food that will have you feeling like you’re back in your grandma’s kitchen. Authentic techniques, combined with simple yet fresh ingredients, make a meal at Amis satisfying.

The Cambridge: The Cambridge, four blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment, kicks pub grub up several notches. Burgers feature toppings well off the beaten path, and main dishes include creative comfort food like the tikka masala pot pie and stuffed meatballs.

The Capital Grille: From steaks to internationally renowned wines, the menu at The Capital Grille, four blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment, packs quite a punch. The atmosphere and service make the flavors even more appealing.

Del Frisco’s Double Edged Steak House: Carnivores will rejoice at Del Frisco’s, four blocks from your 1500 Locust apartment, with an unparalleled menu of steaks.

Max Brenner: Forget the two spoons! You’ll want to get your own dessert at Max Brenner, one block from your 1500 Locust apartment. The spot is known for its creative, chocolate-infused dishes, but its dinner menu will also hit the spot.


Amis Trattoria

412 S. 13th St.

Philadelphia, PA 19147



The Cambridge

1508 South St.

Philadelphia, PA 19146



The Capital Grille

1338 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107



Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House

1426 Chestnut St.

Philadelphia, PA 19102



Max Brenner

1500 Walnut St.

Philadelphia, PA 19102