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City Center East
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106 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
+1 215-546-7100
17:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good flavors here! We ordered the Maui fish tacos , raw tuna tostada, guacamole and for dessert, coconut tres Leche. All the flavors were deliscious for everything we ate! The only thing I could say is that I would've liked the tuna tostada and the mahi tacos to have been slightly less salty (I believe it was front the chipotle... More 

Thank E1972
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had upscale Mexican food. Very nicely prepared. The fish tacos were very good. Nice inside. Very comfortable and clean and a bit upscale.

Thank David K
Brooklyn, New York
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed nearby and wanted an early dinner at a moderate price. Found Lolita reviews and they had a table open. Wonderful service, cool atmosphere and amazing food. We shared the fish tacos and chopped salad. Both were top notch. Wish we found this earlier in our trip to Philly, I would have returned. Highly recommend.

Thank MTHughes
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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67 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here at random and it was well worth it. Service was great and the food came out really quick. We ordered the tuna and it was some of the best tuna was every had. We sat at the chef's table and it was a neat experience watching everyone preparing the meals. Well worth it.

Thank Tucker509
Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Had drinks, margarita of course and husband had the chicken sandwich with great fries and I had the green salad with shrimp which was excellent. Both the food and service and drinks are always good here.

Thank Karen M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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135 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Delicious dinner enjoyed by all. Three of us went to dinner. I had the Enchiladas Verde. You have choices of fillings, I selected the vegetarian.... and wow! was it good. Great flavors and textures. Others selected the Crispy Fish Tacos and they each commented about how good they were.

Thank Tom R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat hear after Winterfest at Penns Landing. Food was delicious. I thought a little pricey for the serving size. Water comes out in old bottles and some food served on wooden plates.

Thank cgmf
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

It was our first time dining and Lolita and I can't wait to get back! We were seated quickly upon arriving with our reservation (strongly suggested). We were seated in the small window area which was great for people watching. Service was prompt and professional. Everything we ordered was delicious! We especially enjoyed the korean pork tostadas!

Thank slp2003
Kansas City, Missouri
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped in at Lolita, a quaint intimate Mexican with modern flare restaurant on our favorite little 13th street choc full of indie food fare and shop around the corner type retail. We didn't make reservations so we settled in at the bar. They have some excellent happy hour drink specials, we loved the red sangria but many bar-mates were... More 

Thank capecodcove
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Crowded spot on 13th St. We arrived without reservation on a Weds night, sat at the kitchen bar, which was just fine. Had a blood orange margarita, yummy, but a little small. Hard to choose from a great looking dinner menu. Ceviche was on special and was excellent. We also shared short rib nachos, delicious but a huge portion. Too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-546-7100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?