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Route 6 - CLOSED

600 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3402
+1 215-391-4600
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
19 Oct 2015
“just so you know this place has closed and been sold.....”
9 Sep 2015
“Best Fried Lobster!”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
600 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3402
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 19 October 2015

it was okay while it lasted..visited once...there were only about three tables in the restaurant section filled at that time....now it is a place called South which is a jazz spot as well....

Thank phillyborn114
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Steven Starr when are you going to open up Route 6 again? The Management Staff you had at this location was great. They were friendly and the wait staff was also amazing. I really miss your fried lobster. This was the first place I had...More

1  Thank Roxanne W
Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

I really liked this place for it's laid back atmosphere. I had my first lobster roll here and for not really liking lobster they have converted me. I'll be going back in the summer!

2  Thank astrojo37
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Went here for dinner on a Friday night. I was a little concerned by the negative reviews. But we were pleasantly surprised. We were told that we would have to wait two hours or we could be seated right away at the seats overlooking the...More

2  Thank pgriffin9
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

Went here with my husband for a romantic dinner out and was unimpressed. I am from New England so I had heard this was supposed to be like a real new england seafood place......let me say that the seafood itself was pretty good. Lobster was...More

2  Thank rikster29
Reviewed 11 February 2014

My husband and I took advantage of a discounted price on lobster and both had the 2 lb. steamed. It was tender and tasty. You didn't even need the melted butter. We started out with peel and eat shrimp which was uniquely seasoned. We also...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 19 January 2014

We enjoyed our experience at Route 6. The ambiance was relaxing and low key elegant - stylish and welcoming. We ordered the crab deviled eggs, the crispy lobster tails, a side of brussel sprouts and a lobster sandwich with fries - all items were delicious....More

Thank BBANRs
Reviewed 16 December 2013

If you like seafood this is a great happy hour for you. The chowder is great and the burgers are fantastic. Good drink specials too. The place fills up fast though!

Thank Lauren P
Reviewed 10 December 2013 via mobile

Came here with a large group for business last week. General consensus was that the food was really good. The clam chowder and Caesar salad were both tasty starters. Salmon was flavorful and the grilled asparagus was yummy. Friends also liked the fried chicken. Wine...More

Thank UCIAlumni1991
Reviewed 27 November 2013

We had a group of 8 and were treated exceptionally well. Expect long waits which speaks to the good food. Menu is somewhat limiting if you are not into seafood. A tad pricey. Great food and no one complained. Only drawback is that it is...More

Thank DrLFoodie
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 22:00
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3402
    (Mt. Vernon)
  • Public Transportation: Septa Subway - Broad Street Line to Spring Garden. Septa Subway - Broad Ridge Spur to Fairmount.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-391-4600
  • E-mail