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Eating in University City
University City is a great place to dine out. From French to nouvelle to the tastes of India and Thailand to Tex-Mex, you're in for some of the best food Philadelphia has to offer.

Restaurant Key

Key Description
B Breakfast
L Lunch
D Dinner
C Coffee
LN Late Night
T Take Out
$ Under $15/person
$$ $15-$30/person
$$$ Over $30/person

Au Bon Pain
Delectable croissants, baked goods, and sandwiches.(B, L, S, T, C $)
Biomedical Research Building, Osler and Curie Blvd., 215-382-6160 and at Huntsman Hall, 3730 Walnut St., 215-243-9897

Ben & Jerry's
'Nuff said. (S, T $)
218 South 40th St., 215-382-5092

Popular student haunt for Chinese favorites. (L, D $)
3714 Spruce St., 215-222-2542

Bubble House
A contemporary Asian menu and cool, refreshing, bubble teas. (L, D, C $)
3404 Sansom St., 215-243-0804

Bucks County Coffee
Local brew coffee, scones, espresso, and other coffee culture essentials. (L, S, C $)
3430 Sansom St., 215-387-7622

Chili's Bar and Grill
Good burgers, Tex-Mex and more in a relaxed atmosphere. (L, D $)
3801 Chestnut St.

Cosi Sandwich & Coffee Bar
Good coffee, espresso, lattes, inviting sandwiches and pastries in a casual, comfortable setting. (B, L, S $)
3601 Walnut St., 215-222-4545

Dunkin' Donuts
From glazed to sprinkles to jelly, dozens of delicious doughnuts and good coffee. (B, S, C $)
3437 Walnut St., 215-222-7955

HanWool Restaurant & Sushi Bar
Large, Pan-Asian menu, including a good selection of sushi. (L, D $$)
3606 Chestnut St., 215-382-6221

Izzy & Zoe's
Popular deli featuring great bagels, sandwiches, knishes, featuring outdoor dining in the warmer weather. (B, L, D, T $)
224 S. 40th St., 215-382-2328

La Terrasse
Enjoy classic bistro-style French fare on the terrace, in the atrium, or at a bar that features a great selection of wines. Vive la difference! (L, D, LN, T, Bar $$)
3432 Sansom St., 215-386-5000

Mad 4 Mex
Tex-Mex dishes, margaritas, and lots of fun in this southwestern dining spot. (L, D, Bar $$)
3401 Walnut St. (behind Moravian Cafes), 215-381-2221

New Deck Tavern
Local brews and pub fare in a casual, popular, campus tavern. (L, D, T, LN $$)
3408 Sansom St., 215-386-4600

Inspiring, fresh pasta cuisine in a chic, contemporary setting. Penne has quickly become a Penn favorite. Good choice of vegetarian dishes. (B, L, D $$)
3600 Sansom St., 215-823-6222

Philly Diner
Cheesesteaks, BLTs, burgers, big breakfasts, milkshakes and more at an all-American diner. (B, L, D, LN $)
3925 Walnut St., 215-382-3400

Pizza Rustica
Panini, wood-oven pizza, antipasti, and gelati with outdoor dining in the spring and summer. (L, D, LN, Bar $)
3602 Chestnut St.

Hip, futuristic, inspired. Featuring a modern menu with a slant on sushi. (L, D $$$)
3636 Sansom St., 215-387-1803

The Greek Lady
Traditional greek specialties and Philadelphia favorites in a bistro setting, featuring an inviting menu. Good vegetarian offerings in the mix. (L, D, T $)
222 S. 40th St.,

Classic espresso, cappuccino and lots of good pastries in a relaxed, campus venue. (B, L, C, S $)
34th & Sansom Sts., 215-386-6522

Sitar India
A great choice of meat, poultry, and vegetarian Indian dishes including tandoor oven fare and breads. (L, D, T $)
60 S. 38th Street

Thai Singha House
Outstanding Thai cuisine and a dessert menu that is equally inspired. (L, D, T $$)
3936 Chestnut St., 215-382-8000

12 Lounge at The Bridge
Sleek, chic, bar features pizza, sandwiches, burgers, and good desserts. (L, D, Bar $$)
4012 Walnut St., 215-386-3300

White Dog Cafe
Sophisticated, eclectic cuisine in a setting that is just as eclectic, featuring dishes that capitalize on Pennsylvania's bounty of fresh produce, meats, and poultry. Tails Piano Bar adjoins the White Dog. (L, D $$)
3420 Sansom St., 215-386-9224

Won Oriental Restaurant
Diverse menu of Chinese and Asian dishes. (L, D, T $)
216 S. 40th St., 215-386-4622

Contemporary Mexican cuisine from fresh, inspired ingredients. (L, D $$) 3600 Lancaster Ave., 215-895-0139

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