Your guide to the 3 most popular spots in Philadelphia's Girard Estates neighborhood

Your guide to the 3 most popular spots in Philadelphia's Girard Estates neighborhoodPhoto: D'jakarta Cafe/Yelp
Published on June 24, 2020

Visiting Girard Estates, 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 Italian eatery to an Indonesian spot.

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

1. L'angolo Ristorante

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Topping the list is Italian spot L'Angolo Ristorante. Located at 1415 W. Porter St., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 348 reviews on Yelp. 

This spot, which has operated for two decades, made Philly Mag's list of ultimate places to eat in South Philly. Look for dishes like homemade ricotta gnocchi in light cream sauce with shrimp or smoked mozzarella paired with zucchini and peppers.

2. Primo Hoagies

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Next up is Primo Hoagies, a spot to score sandwiches, situated at 1528 Ritner St. With 4.5 stars out of 39 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

This hoagie chain, which boasts multiple locations across states like Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and more, offers sandwiches such as classic turkey hoagies and spicy chicken-stuffed hoagies, along with meatless options like mozzarella and roasted red peppers. 

3. D'jakarta Cafe

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Indonesian and Asian fusion spot D'jakarta Cafe, which offers seafood and more, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 1540 W. Ritner St., 4.5 stars out of 90 reviews. 

This spot, which debuted in 2017, offers plates like egg tofu with seafood and vegetables or fried rice paired with chicken and salted fish. 

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