Best french in Philadelphia

Check out the top french in Philadelphia, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia

1. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia

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30 local reviews
227 South 18th Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-545-2262
BarRestaurantFood
Kevin
French. Really great brunch. Right on Rittenhouse Square. Great during time of you you can sit out side. Highl…
Gina
This French bistro is one of my favorite spots in the Rittenhouse area to grab brunch. If you are looking for…
Steven
Classic french bistro. Love going here for brunch when the weather is warm and grabbing an outdoor table (prep…
1. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia

1. Parc - French Restaurant Philadelphia

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30 local reviews
227 South 18th Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-545-2262
Kevin
Kevin
French. Really great brunch. Right on Rittenhouse Square. Great during time of you you can sit out side. Highly recommended. $$$
Gina
Gina
This French bistro is one of my favorite spots in the Rittenhouse area to grab brunch. If you are looking for a morning cocktail to complim…
Steven
Steven
Classic french bistro. Love going here for brunch when the weather is warm and grabbing an outdoor table (prepare for a wait). Try the warm …
2. Sabrina's Cafe

2. Sabrina's Cafe

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26 local reviews
910 Christian Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-574-1599
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Caitlin
This place has been voted one of the best brunch spots in Philly for years. The french toast is worth it!
Carrie
Great brunch place in the heart of the Italian Market. Best pancakes, French toast, etc! The wait on weekends …
Maritza
Great breakfast place! The stuffed french toast is amazing.
2. Sabrina's Cafe

2. Sabrina's Cafe

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26 local reviews
910 Christian Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-574-1599
Caitlin
Caitlin
This place has been voted one of the best brunch spots in Philly for years. The french toast is worth it!
Carrie
Carrie
Great brunch place in the heart of the Italian Market. Best pancakes, French toast, etc! The wait on weekends can be long-ish, but if you're…
Maritza
Maritza
Great breakfast place! The stuffed french toast is amazing.
3. Sabrina's Cafe & Spencer's Too

3. Sabrina's Cafe & Spencer's Too

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14 local reviews
1804 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-636-9061
CafeRestaurantFood
Peter
One of the best brunch spots in the city. BYOB, and crowded. Expect to wait 30 minutes to sit. I inhale their …
Shannon & Chris
Yummy BYOB brunch. Stuffed french toast is a must.
Becky And Oscar
A local favorite brunch and breakfast spot, with super generous portion sizes. Sometimes there can be quite th…
3. Sabrina's Cafe & Spencer's Too

3. Sabrina's Cafe & Spencer's Too

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14 local reviews
1804 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-636-9061
Peter
Peter
One of the best brunch spots in the city. BYOB, and crowded. Expect to wait 30 minutes to sit. I inhale their French Toast, while crushing m…
Shannon & Chris
Shannon & Chris
Yummy BYOB brunch. Stuffed french toast is a must.
Becky And Oscar
Becky And Oscar
A local favorite brunch and breakfast spot, with super generous portion sizes. Sometimes there can be quite the line so make sure you get th…
4. Cafe Lutecia

4. Cafe Lutecia

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5 local reviews
2301 Lombard Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-790-9557
CafeRestaurantFood
Camille
French cafe known for their soups and quiche. Cash only.
Laura
John and Valerie are amazing neighbors and their tomato bisque is legendary. French-speakers are especially e…
Steven
A little lesser known, but here you can get a French Basque tapas style dinner on Tuesday nights in addition t…
4. Cafe Lutecia

4. Cafe Lutecia

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5 local reviews
2301 Lombard Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-790-9557
Camille
Camille
French cafe known for their soups and quiche. Cash only.
Laura
Laura
John and Valerie are amazing neighbors and their tomato bisque is legendary. French-speakers are especially encouraged!
Steven
Steven
A little lesser known, but here you can get a French Basque tapas style dinner on Tuesday nights in addition to their normal daytime cafe ho…
5. Creperie Beau Monde & L'Etage

5. Creperie Beau Monde & L'Etage

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14 local reviews
624 South 6th Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-592-0656
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Jeffrey
Chic yet cozy, this corner bistro serves up Brittany’s finest flapjacks (crepes), in endless savory or sweet c…
Samantha
Crepes! Lovely, lovely place. Exquisite entree salads honestly. Great for savory or sweet or both. French rest…
Michael-Andrew
Walk into 1880's Paris at Beau Monde and enjoy savory crepes from Normandy. Good at any time, this is a hidde…
5. Creperie Beau Monde & L'Etage

5. Creperie Beau Monde & L'Etage

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14 local reviews
624 South 6th Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-592-0656
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Chic yet cozy, this corner bistro serves up Brittany’s finest flapjacks (crepes), in endless savory or sweet combinations. Goat cheese salad…
Samantha
Samantha
Crepes! Lovely, lovely place. Exquisite entree salads honestly. Great for savory or sweet or both. French restaurant with emphasis on crepes…
Michael-Andrew
Michael-Andrew
Walk into 1880's Paris at Beau Monde and enjoy savory crepes from Normandy. Good at any time, this is a hidden brunch spot when all the oth…
6. Barnes Foundation

6. Barnes Foundation

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94 local reviews
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
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+1 215-278-7000
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Marco & Kristin
The Barnes Foundation is the newest addition to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. It houses one of the finest pri…
Kati
The Barnes Foundation houses one of the finest collections of nineteenth- and twentieth-century French paintin…
Denise
The Barnes Foundation houses one of the finest collections of nineteenth- and twentieth-century French paintin…
6. Barnes Foundation

6. Barnes Foundation

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94 local reviews
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
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+1 215-278-7000
Marco & Kristin
Marco & Kristin
The Barnes Foundation is the newest addition to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. It houses one of the finest private collections of early Fren…
Kati
Kati
The Barnes Foundation houses one of the finest collections of nineteenth- and twentieth-century French painting in the world. An extraordina…
Denise
Denise
The Barnes Foundation houses one of the finest collections of nineteenth- and twentieth-century French painting in the world. #2 of TripAdvi…
7. Rodin Museum

7. Rodin Museum

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28 local reviews
2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
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+1 215-763-8100
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Maria
Small, surprising collection of Rodin sculptures! A unique ensemble of Beaux-Arts architecture and a formal Fr…
Debra
Famous sculptures by french artist.
Richard
Rodin! Don't miss this one.
7. Rodin Museum

7. Rodin Museum

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28 local reviews
2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
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+1 215-763-8100
Maria
Maria
Small, surprising collection of Rodin sculptures! A unique ensemble of Beaux-Arts architecture and a formal French garden.
Debra
Debra
Famous sculptures by french artist.
Richard
Richard
Rodin! Don't miss this one.
8. Bistrot La Minette

8. Bistrot La Minette

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7 local reviews
623 South 6th Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-925-8000
BarRestaurantFood
Rowland
We love this French place. The atmosphere is lovely, and staff is very friendly.
Jeffrey
This twinkling, just-like-Paris brasserie is as authentically French as you’ll find in Philly. Chef-owner Pete…
Samantha
One of the most consistently excellent restaurants in the city for me. Good bread, serious and delicious Frenc…
8. Bistrot La Minette

8. Bistrot La Minette

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7 local reviews
623 South 6th Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-925-8000
Rowland
Rowland
We love this French place. The atmosphere is lovely, and staff is very friendly.
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
This twinkling, just-like-Paris brasserie is as authentically French as you’ll find in Philly. Chef-owner Peter Woolsey’s duck leg confit, c…
Samantha
Samantha
One of the most consistently excellent restaurants in the city for me. Good bread, serious and delicious French food, great desserts.
9. The Pickled Heron

9. The Pickled Heron

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3 local reviews
2218 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia
+1 215-634-5666
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Christopher
A very nice French restaurant
Jen
Nice BYOB restaurant. Local with a French twist
Keren
Try getting a reservation made, good luck! This is the best kept gourmet secret in Fishtown. Fancy and delicio…
9. The Pickled Heron

9. The Pickled Heron

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3 local reviews
2218 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia
+1 215-634-5666
Christopher
Christopher
A very nice French restaurant
Jen
Jen
Nice BYOB restaurant. Local with a French twist
Keren
Keren
Try getting a reservation made, good luck! This is the best kept gourmet secret in Fishtown. Fancy and delicious.
10. Laurel

10. Laurel

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14 local reviews
1617 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia
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+1 215-271-8299
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Bobby
A tight menu of creative French & American fare in a small, stylish BYOB bistro. Address: 1617 E Passyunk Ave,…
Kevin
Voted #1 in philly not t long ago. French. Fine dining. Good luck getting a res, but the food is awesome. $$$$
Debra
High end new American and French cuisine.
10. Laurel

10. Laurel

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14 local reviews
1617 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-271-8299
Bobby
Bobby
A tight menu of creative French & American fare in a small, stylish BYOB bistro. Address: 1617 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148
Kevin
Kevin
Voted #1 in philly not t long ago. French. Fine dining. Good luck getting a res, but the food is awesome. $$$$
Debra
Debra
High end new American and French cuisine.
11. Cafe La Maude

11. Cafe La Maude

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19 local reviews
816 North 4th Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 267-318-7869
CafeRestaurantFood
David
Best brunch place in the city. Pricey and doesn't take reservations - but a must visit. French-Lebanese cuisin…
David
Best brunch place in the city. Pricey and doesn't take reservations - but a must visit. French-Lebanese cuisin…
Jamie
Amazing for breakfast and Lunch, located 1/2 block from the house. Best coffee shop in town, and french/ leban…
11. Cafe La Maude

11. Cafe La Maude

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19 local reviews
816 North 4th Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 267-318-7869
David
David
Best brunch place in the city. Pricey and doesn't take reservations - but a must visit. French-Lebanese cuisine. Owner is wonderful.
David
David
Best brunch place in the city. Pricey and doesn't take reservations - but a must visit. French-Lebanese cuisine. Owner is wonderful.
Jamie
Jamie
Amazing for breakfast and Lunch, located 1/2 block from the house. Best coffee shop in town, and french/ lebanese/ american food. Not to be…
12. Bibou

12. Bibou

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5 local reviews
1009 South 8th Street, Philadelphia
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+1 215-965-8290
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Ben
Consistently rated as one of the best restaurants in the city; cash-only BYOB with French cuisine. Hard to get…
Alex
This is French food with an attention to detail. An absolute must for foodies. The restaurant is small and int…
Jeffrey
Charlotte and chef Pierre Calmels — she runs the dining room; he, an alum of Philly’s Le Bec-Fin and New York’…
12. Bibou

12. Bibou

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5 local reviews
1009 South 8th Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-965-8290
Ben
Ben
Consistently rated as one of the best restaurants in the city; cash-only BYOB with French cuisine. Hard to get a reservation, but if you can…
Alex
Alex
This is French food with an attention to detail. An absolute must for foodies. The restaurant is small and intimate with only 7 or so tables…
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Charlotte and chef Pierre Calmels — she runs the dining room; he, an alum of Philly’s Le Bec-Fin and New York’s Daniel, the kitchen — helm t…