Best green in Philadelphia

Check out the top green in Philadelphia, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Cake
1. Cake
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9 local reviews
8501 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-247-6887
BakeryRestaurantFood
Rachel
A perfect spot (a converted greenhouse) for brunch on the weekends. Go early or call ahead to determine waitin…
Stephen
Bakery & upscale American dining in a converted Victorian greenhouse adorned with seasonal flowers.
Jordan
Terrific brunch and lunch in a converted greenhouse. Wonderful spot, but best for groups of 4 or less. Go earl…
1. Cake
1. Cake
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9 local reviews
8501 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-247-6887
Rachel
Rachel
A perfect spot (a converted greenhouse) for brunch on the weekends. Go early or call ahead to determine waiting time because this is a popul…
Stephen
Stephen
Bakery & upscale American dining in a converted Victorian greenhouse adorned with seasonal flowers.
Jordan
Jordan
Terrific brunch and lunch in a converted greenhouse. Wonderful spot, but best for groups of 4 or less. Go early, too - it can get crowded!
2. Grace Tavern
2. Grace Tavern
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10 local reviews
2229 Grays Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-893-9580
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Chris
A gritty neighborhood pub with a small but delicious food menu. Their burgers are consistently among the best…
Daniel
Rated one of the best bars in the city. Great craft beer list and good food too. Try the blackened green beans…
Ashly
Perfect neighborhood dive
2. Grace Tavern
2. Grace Tavern
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10 local reviews
2229 Grays Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-893-9580
Chris
Chris
A gritty neighborhood pub with a small but delicious food menu. Their burgers are consistently among the best in the city and their blacken…
Daniel
Daniel
Rated one of the best bars in the city. Great craft beer list and good food too. Try the blackened green beans!
Ashly
Ashly
Perfect neighborhood dive
3. Wissahickon Valley Park
3. Wissahickon Valley Park
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36 local reviews
Valley Green Road, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-247-0417
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Preston
Great park for hiking, mountain biking, trail running, picnics, fishing. Enter on East Mount Airy ave, Kitchen…
Holly
Beautiful hiking trails and nature. This park is part of the largest city park system in the USA. You can have…
Brittany
So many trails. You could spend a few days here. Look for history statues on the trail and Finish up at Valle…
3. Wissahickon Valley Park
3. Wissahickon Valley Park
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36 local reviews
Valley Green Road, Philadelphia
Open now
+1 215-247-0417
Preston
Preston
Great park for hiking, mountain biking, trail running, picnics, fishing. Enter on East Mount Airy ave, Kitchens Lane, or Valley Green ave to…
Holly
Holly
Beautiful hiking trails and nature. This park is part of the largest city park system in the USA. You can have lunch at the renowned Valley …
Brittany
Brittany
So many trails. You could spend a few days here. Look for history statues on the trail and Finish up at Valley Green Inn for some after hik…
4. Rittenhouse Square
4. Rittenhouse Square
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91 local reviews
Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
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Kaitlyn
One green block in the middle of the "concrete jungle"
Karl & Antonio
Rittenhouse Square is great destination if you're in the mood for a little greenery but don't want to walk to …
shell
Philly's impromptu "beach". A small green space inhabited by babies, couples madly in love, geriatrics, and do…
4. Rittenhouse Square
4. Rittenhouse Square
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91 local reviews
Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Kaitlyn
Kaitlyn
One green block in the middle of the "concrete jungle"
Karl & Antonio
Karl & Antonio
Rittenhouse Square is great destination if you're in the mood for a little greenery but don't want to walk to far.
shell
shell
Philly's impromptu "beach". A small green space inhabited by babies, couples madly in love, geriatrics, and dogs. Chock full of picnickers o…
5. Forbidden Dr
5. Forbidden Dr
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12 local reviews
Forbidden Dr, Philadelphia
Route
Theresa
Take Valley Green Rd to the parking lot at Forbidden Drive. Tons of trails, and easy walking paths too.
Gregory
Trail along river - stop at Valley Green Inn restaurant right on the Forbidden Drive trail for a historic expe…
Edmund
Part of the Fairmount Park System. Flat easy hiking through expert mountain bike trails. A real gem in Phila…
5. Forbidden Dr
5. Forbidden Dr
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12 local reviews
Forbidden Dr, Philadelphia
Theresa
Theresa
Take Valley Green Rd to the parking lot at Forbidden Drive. Tons of trails, and easy walking paths too.
Gregory
Gregory
Trail along river - stop at Valley Green Inn restaurant right on the Forbidden Drive trail for a historic experience and delicious meal (lis…
Edmund
Edmund
Part of the Fairmount Park System. Flat easy hiking through expert mountain bike trails. A real gem in Philadelphia. Valley Green Park.
6. Greensgrow Farms
6. Greensgrow Farms
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9 local reviews
2501 East Cumberland Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-427-2780 ext. 5
ParkFoodStore
Meredith
Greensgrow Farms is fantastic for local fresh organic produce. Just check online to make sure they're open.
Keren
A very nice farm and greenery in the heart of this urban jungle, they have beautiful plants but some local foo…
Rachel
An urban farm where you can buy produce, see chickens, pigs and more, buy plants or just enjoy the greenery!
6. Greensgrow Farms
6. Greensgrow Farms
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9 local reviews
2501 East Cumberland Street, Philadelphia
Closed now
+1 215-427-2780 ext. 5
Meredith
Meredith
Greensgrow Farms is fantastic for local fresh organic produce. Just check online to make sure they're open.
Keren
Keren
A very nice farm and greenery in the heart of this urban jungle, they have beautiful plants but some local food items like eggs, cheese and …
Rachel
Rachel
An urban farm where you can buy produce, see chickens, pigs and more, buy plants or just enjoy the greenery!
7. Fairmount Park
7. Fairmount Park
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43 local reviews
Fairmount Park, Philadelphia
NeighborhoodPolitical
Mary
Who doesn't love a nature walk? Visit the Japanese tea Garden, Take a trek along Forbidden Drive. Ride your bi…
Josh
One of the largest urban green spaces in the country, Philadelphia's Fairmount Park consists of more than 9200…
Alina
Green spaces for walking, cycling, running, etc.
7. Fairmount Park
7. Fairmount Park
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43 local reviews
Fairmount Park, Philadelphia
Mary
Mary
Who doesn't love a nature walk? Visit the Japanese tea Garden, Take a trek along Forbidden Drive. Ride your bikes up to Valley Green, bring …
Josh
Josh
One of the largest urban green spaces in the country, Philadelphia's Fairmount Park consists of more than 9200 acres of trails, woodlands an…
Alina
Alina
Green spaces for walking, cycling, running, etc.
8. Schuylkill River Park
8. Schuylkill River Park
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48 local reviews
300 S 25th St, Philadelphia
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
J.R.
Excellent bike/walking path, dog park, boardwalk, basketball & tennis courts, kayaking -- just the best of Phi…
Beth & Dylan
This is one of the newest gems in the city! They've revamped the area along the Schuylkill River into a recre…
Ely
Extensive Greenway along the Schuylkill River connects downtown Philly with, Manayunk and Wissahickon State Pa…
8. Schuylkill River Park
8. Schuylkill River Park
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48 local reviews
300 S 25th St, Philadelphia
J.R.
J.R.
Excellent bike/walking path, dog park, boardwalk, basketball & tennis courts, kayaking -- just the best of Philadelphia's greenspace
Beth & Dylan
Beth & Dylan
This is one of the newest gems in the city! They've revamped the area along the Schuylkill River into a recreational riverside green space,…
Ely
Ely
Extensive Greenway along the Schuylkill River connects downtown Philly with, Manayunk and Wissahickon State Park, extending all the way out …
9. Terrain Garden Cafe
9. Terrain Garden Cafe
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4 local reviews
914 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills
Closed now
(610) 459-6030
CafeRestaurantFood
Eric
This place is simply divine... eat and enjoy the amazing space in the greenhouse. This is the flagship store…
Alyssa
Dine under a green-house canopy. Great outdoor garden store. With tons of inspiration. Check their calendar fo…
Matt
A great place to stop for lunch or dinner if you spend the day at longwood gardens or the king of prussia area…
9. Terrain Garden Cafe
9. Terrain Garden Cafe
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4 local reviews
914 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills
Closed now
(610) 459-6030
Eric
Eric
This place is simply divine... eat and enjoy the amazing space in the greenhouse. This is the flagship store dreamed up by the owners of A…
Alyssa
Alyssa
Dine under a green-house canopy. Great outdoor garden store. With tons of inspiration. Check their calendar for special events.
Matt
Matt
A great place to stop for lunch or dinner if you spend the day at longwood gardens or the king of prussia area. It is a very unique space an…