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201 S 18TH St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5957
+1 215-735-2004
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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200 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I go to the Cosi at the 30th street Train station in Philadelphia. Always fast and good fresh food, you won't miss a train waiting for food here.

Thank SkysMommy4
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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135 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

We had a quick breakfast while in Philly. Both service staff were friendly and quite pleasant. Note that the main lunch menu does not open until later -- we thought that you could have breakfast or lunch but that's not the case. The breakfast menu is more limited than the lunch menu.

Thank Sandra W
Oakhurst, New Jersey
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118 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

We were in town dropping our daughter off at college and decided to grab a bite for lunch. Cosi offers a good selection of sandwiches, soups, salads, breakfasts, etc. I actually ordered the adobo chicken bowl and it was delicious. Everyone else with us enjoyed their choices as well. Nice location for a quick, tasty, reasonably priced meal.

Thank Gail F
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

I had a great sandwich and salad combination - that seemed fairly healthy. I've eaten at a couple of the Cosi restaurants in Philly and everything was always tasty. The bread they use for the sandwiches is almost like a flatbread and I believe they bake it onsite. I'd highly recommend it for a light and tasty lunch or dinner.

Thank Richard G
Alexandria, VA
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1,568 reviews
800 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 509 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

A very good place to start the morning in Philadelphia, Cosi has spots scattered around throughout the city. This one is very well placed on the west side so is convenient for a light bite. Start with coffee and a bagel or choose a sandwich or wrap with a breakfast touch for a bigger appetite. The bread is fresh out... More 

Thank jeffl499
Whitehall, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

My daughter had an interview at an firm in downtown Philly and we decided to do some shopping and have lunch beforehand. We came upon Cosi and decided to have lunch there. The staff was friendly and the restaurant was very busy since it was lunch time. I had NE clam chowder and and a Cosi cobb salad. The chowder... More 

Thank kimmy5504
Media, Pennsylvania
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65 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

One of my favorite go to spots for lunch. Always get the hummus veggie sandwich. Great quality and typically fast service depending upon the crowd.

Thank MaryBenthere
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1,017 reviews
589 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 512 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014

this was a restaurant experience that belongs in a movie, and in fact it was, once, Jack Nicholson's Five Easy Pieces... asked for a squagel, a square sort of bagel and was told, without question, could not have one because it was 20 past 11 a.m. ... they were sitting there in a row but she couldn't serve me one... More 

New York City, New York
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177 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

Stopped into COSI because the other three lunch spots were too busy today. we were 3 businessmen on a short lunch break. we actually wanted a nice place to eat with wait service etc... but COSI was not that busy so we stepped in. The lunch choices were sufficient and the counter staff pleasant. The food was prepared quickly and... More 

Thank Mitchell F
Wolcott, Connecticut
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159 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2013

Impressed with quality and overall taste. Wish I had a Cosi near my home. Everything Sqaugle is awesome. Very nice staff.

Thank Martin N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Delicatessen
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S 18TH St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5957
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-735-2004

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