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Rita's of South Street

) #2,089 of 3,631 Restaurants in Philadelphia £
239 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2305
+1 215-629-3910
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average33%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Tastes better than it sounds!”
12 Oct 2016
“Thank you Rita”
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239 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2305
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting Philadelphia and had heard of Rita's. We were told we HAD to try a Rita's Gelati. When asked what it was, it was described as custard layered with Italian ice. YUK! But on a very hot Sunday in June when it was...More

Thank bookgirl130
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We have water ice here in Chicago, only we call it Italian ice. Rita's was ok. A bit artificial for me but they give you a lot. My wife has always been against ordering Italian ice but she tried it and liked it! Turns out...More

Thank Frank I
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We went here before heading over to walk around Society Hill. My husband got the mango Italian ice, which he liked. I got the custard twist in a cone and it was very good. Pleased with portions and how it held up in the heat.

Thank Samantha I
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I'm totally in love with Rita's product! BUT if you are going to be situated on a main route where thousands of tourist and people are going to frequent then you should have your staff fully loaded and ready to work! You can not be...More

Thank angelampowell
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Rita's was recommended to us after eating in Jim's steakhouse. My girlfriend opted for a sugar-free mango ice drink which was great. I had a vanilla sundae with strawberry sauce and hot cameral sauce, FANTASTIC!

Thank Shigamm
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Good Custard and an Icee mixed together either as a drink or sundae. Nice mix. Service is fine. You can get them separate too, if you prefer.

Thank OklahomaMomOf3
Reviewed 8 June 2014

As I was strolling down the street I kept seeing people with this delicious looking ice cream! Well I soon discovered it was Rita's Custard. I love a soft serve type ice cream so it was perfect fit for a vistor wanting something new. It...More

Thank CDarrett
Reviewed 23 March 2014

It's Ritas. Go and enjoy. It's quick, and easy. Ritas has some of the best water ice. The service is hit or miss (depending on the kid working at the tie)

Thank Furby076
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2305
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-629-3910
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