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Living in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

Rittenhouse Square is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with 8,524 residents.

Rittenhouse Square has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Center City West, Avenue of the Arts South, Fitler Square, Graduate Hospital, Logan Square, Washington Square West and Point Breeze.

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99 Walk Score of Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA

Rittenhouse Square is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Rouge

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Pumpkin Restaurant

Daily errands do not require a car in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia.

Rittenhouse Square is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a Walk Score of 99.

Find apartments in Philadelphia's most walkable neighborhoods: Center City West, Rittenhouse Square and Avenue of the Arts South.

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Rittenhouse Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Rittenhouse Square to other Philadelphia neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Center City West 99 100 91 6,411
2 Rittenhouse Square 99 100 89 8,524
3 Avenue of the Arts South 99 100 87 4,013
4 Washington Square West 99 100 88 11,444

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 434 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Rittenhouse Square.

People in Rittenhouse Square can walk to an average of 51 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Jet Wine Bar

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Gourmet To Go Vegetarian

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thumbnail for RougeFor almost fifteen years, Rouge has epitomized fine dining on Rittenhouse Square. A commitment to impeccable service, quality food ingredients and a memorable dining experience keep our customers coming back. Rouge is the square’s original dining destination and remains a favorite among both locals as well as visitors for its ambiance and park-side setting. There are fewer places more enjoyable than Rouge to sit, eat, drink, relax and watch the city of Philadelphia go by.

Kevin Dauti
on Rouge

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89 Bike Score of Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA

Rittenhouse Square is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Mighty Writers

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Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel

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Art Alliance

Photo of Jet Wine Bar in Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia

Jet Wine Bar

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Pumpkin Cafe

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1705 Rodman St. Park

thumbnail for Jet Wine BarEclectic wine selection at reasonable prices. Daily happy hour from 4-7 p.m.

Marcus Ferreira
on Jet Wine Bar

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Open Hearts Mural

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Sawatdee

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The QUICK FIXX

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Miles Table 1620 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

thumbnail for Rex 1516Great southern inspired cuisine at reasonable prices. The bar features nice craft beers on tap (two of which are under $5) along with gourmet cocktails.

Marcus Ferreira
on Rex 1516

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Independence Charter School

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Sawatdee

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The Tuttleman Center

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The Naked Peach Waxing Boutique

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