Looking to uncover all that Whitman has to offer? Get to know this Philadelphia neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a cheesesteak spot to a Chinese restaurant.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Whitman, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. The Original Tony Lukes
Topping the list is breakfast and brunch spot The Original Tony Lukes, which offers sandwiches and cheesesteaks. Located at 39 E. Oregon Ave., it's the most popular business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 1,799 reviews on Yelp.
Next up is sushi bar, Japanese and Asian fusion spot Terryin, situated at 358 Snyder Ave. With four stars out of 144 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
3. Jimmy's Water Ice
Jimmy's Water Ice, a spot to score shaved ice, ice cream and frozen yogurt, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 2251 S. Front St., five stars out of 10 reviews.
Founded in 1957 by Ralph Maglione Sr. and his wife, this sweet staple offers water ice in flavors of mango, blueberry and bubble gum.
4. King Food
King Food, a Chinese spot, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 13 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2554 S. American St. to see for yourself.
On the menu, look for hot noodles with sesame sauce, chicken and eggplant and seafood lo mein.