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Delivery Hours

Mon11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tue4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Fri11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sun5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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POD is an Asian restaurant located in Philadelphia. The restaurant features a sushi bar and more than 40-seat pod-shaped dining area. Its bar and lounge area has a seating capacity for up to 50 guests. POD specializes in a variety of cocktails, wines and Japanese sodas. The restaurant serves chicken potstickers, crab spring rolls, pork dumplings, chicken lettuce wraps and tempura vegetables. Its menu of salads includes house, Thai chicken, Caesar and calamari. POD also serves Japanese crab cake and grilled chicken sandwiches. The restaurant offers various desserts, such as ice sculpture sorbets, cr me brulee trio, banana split bombe and pumpkin pie Napoleon.
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Phone: (215) 298-9627

Phone: (215) 829-1500

Fax: (215) 733-0884

Payment method:
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West Philadelphia, University City
Japanese Restaurants, Family Style Restaurants, Asian Restaurants, Restaurants

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Food Poisoning

My family recently ate at Pod. My husband and I contracted food poisoning after sharing a plate! I contacted Pod twice and their response was NO response. Pretentious. We will not return.

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Mod Atmosphere

Like any other Steven Starr restaurant, you can expect a stunning atmosphere; however, the food was mediocre - at it's best and the service was horrible. I had a party of 6, so we were sat in a pod. It was very interesting! There were several buttons to change the lighting. Unfortunately they often broke and we had the misfortune of getting the lights stuck on green, which reflected off of our food and made it look v... view more

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Yum yum yum

My boyfriend and I went to Pod for our anniversary and we LOVED it. We had a reservation and were seated immediately. Our waitress was extremely friendly, without being weird and she was very knowledgeable and well-trained. We got the crab rolls and spicy tuna roll as appetizers- they were fantastic. I had the Chilean sea bass (best I've ever had) and my boyfriend had the wasabi-crusted filet. Both meals were in... view more

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Fun atmosphere and fun food.

POD is a MOD place with delicious dinner food. We always get seated promptly w/reservations. Fun with groups and just ur gf/bf.

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I love this place!

They have the best sushi here! I went here for a friend's birthday and we got to sit in one of the ""pods."" It was such a cool experience and the food is wonderful! Not a huge fan of their drinks, but I guess it depends what you like to drink. It's kind of pricy but you are definitely paying for quality. It gets really really crowded, so a reservation is probably a must. And from what I hear it's hard to get a ta... view more

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DO NOT EACH LUNCH HERE----great for dinner- very bad for lunch-

I have eaten dinner here at least 30 times, and every time I have been impressed. The sushi is fresh, the service is great, and the atmosphere is wonderful. Today all that changed when I came in for lunch. I shouldn't say it all changed, because the food was still on par with the dinner menu, but the lunch service was scary. For those of you from Philly, think Oregon Diner scary. We ordered a mix of appetizers and on... view more

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Great Place.

If you want a unique experience and your open to different foods definately go to pod. The decor is fun, there was virtually no wait (for a friday night), and the servers are most helpful. I really don't know what all these people are talking about the sushi is great. The spicy sushi really wasn't that spicy though. I enjoy a real kick in my food and it didn't have it but still was quite tasty. The entrees were ... view more

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As Rachel Ray would say, Yummo!

I've always wanted to try Pod so I chose to go here with a group of friends to celebrate my 34th birthday. The food was amazing and the place was hopin' for a Wednesday night. Loved the mod and fun atmosphere. Their yummy drink selection helped to kick things off. Mojitos are my fav drink and they offer seasonal variations which when we went was with fresh strawberries (yum!). I wouldn't think a place like Pod wo... view more

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No complaints about the food.

Anyone in Philadelphia has to visit this place. I went there yesterday for my friend's 25th b-day.. The ambiance is one of the best things. The cielings are colored, the chairs are colored, hey the bathrooms are even little pod themselves. My only complaint was that the wait was a bit long. I did love the food served family style. We had the macadamian chicken, (very good and comes with enough rice for 4) the ch... view more

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extremely fun place to dine

this was my first time at pod and i absolutely loved it! it was the best dining experience ive ever had! i would deff recomend pod to anyone looking for a unique and fun enviroment with excelent food. the lettuce wraps are amazing and the menu selection is fantasic! also the staff was very nice!

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