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Explore the 4 most popular spots in Philadelphia's Wissahickon neighborhood

Explore the 4 most popular spots in Philadelphia's Wissahickon neighborhood
Cadence Cycling Centers | Photo: Jared J./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on June 17, 2020.

Visiting Wissahickon, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Philadelphia neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from an ice cream shop to a breakfast and lunch spot.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Wissahickon, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. C & C Creamery

Photo: Sonja J./Yelp

Topping the list is C & C Creamery, a spot to score ice cream and frozen yogurt and more. Located at 5461 Ridge Ave., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 202 reviews on Yelp. 

Philly Mag named this spot one of the "coolest ice cream shops in Philadelphia." On the menu, look for soft serve and hand-dipped ice cream, along with water ice and ice cream cakes. 

2. Dave's Wissahickon Barber Shop

Photo: Dave's Wissahickon Barber Shop/Yelp

Next up is barber shop Dave's Wissahickon Barber Shop, situated at 5113 Rochelle Ave. With five stars out of 55 reviews on Yelp, it's proved to be a local favorite. 

This shop, which originally opened more than a century ago in 1911, offers haircuts, beard trims and shaves, according to The Review. 

3. Cadence Cycling Centers

Photo: jared j./Yelp

Bike shop, bike repair and maintenance and bike rental spot Cadence Cycling Centers is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 3740 Main St., 4.5 stars out of 24 reviews. 

This spot, which also boasts a location in Center City, offers classes and coaching, bicycle fitting sessions, racing and group rides, rentals and more, according to its website. 

4. Lisa's Kitchen

Photo: wade e./Yelp

Lisa's Kitchen, a steakhouse and breakfast and brunch spot that offers sandwiches and more, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 64 Yelp reviews. Head over to 5231 Ridge Ave. to see for yourself. 

On the menu, you'll find omelets, breakfast sandwiches, hoagies, steaks and more. Look for its "Big Country" special, a long roll stuffed with sausage, eggs, cheese and hash browns. 


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