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East Passyunk

Located just a few minutes from Center City Philadelphia, East Passyunk Avenue is home to over 150 independently owned businesses, ranging from unique boutiques offering hand-made wares and fashion to fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere and the world-famous “Cheesesteak Corner.” Come hungry!

How to get there

Leave the driving to SEPTA. Hop the Broad Street Line to Tasker-Morris Station or Snyder Station. Take the Route 4 or Route 45 from Center City (North/South) or Route 29 (East/West), which all cross East Passyunk Avenue and run every 5-15 minutes depending on the route. Route 2, Route 37, Route 47 and Route 47M also stop within a few blocks of East Passyunk Avenue. 

East Passyunk Avenue is just 1-5 blocks from 3 subway stations on the Broad Street (Orange) Line. Use the Ellsworth-Federal stop for Pat's & Geno's and businesses located at the northern end of the district (5 block walk), the Tasker-Morris stop for the middle of the Avenue including the Singing Fountain (2-3 block walk), or the Snyder Avenue stop for businesses at the southern end of the district (1-2 block walk). The Broad Street Line conveniently connects to Regional Rail Lines, the Market-Frankford (Blue) Line, Subway-Surface (Green) Trolley Lines and PATCO.


There are many ways to get here on SEPTA, there are also many ways to pay. Click here to learn which fare is best for you.

Things To Do

What isn't there to do in East Passyunk? This neighborhood that skirts just outside of Center City Philadelphia boasts over 150 independently owned businesses, offering everything from hand-made fashion, accessories, vintage and consignment shops, to furniture finds, and some of the best food the city has to offer. Food & Wine Magazine named it one of their, “Top 10 Foodie Streets in America,” and how could it not be, with its infamous “Cheesesteak Corner?” Try out Pat’s, try out Geno’s, try out all of the tastes East Passyunk has to offer.

Upcoming Local Happenings

Queers on the Avenue

East Passyunk Ave

Queers on the Ave is back! South Philly’s biggest LGBTQ mixer returns on 6/23 louder and prouder than ever! Hop the Broad Street Line to Tasker-Morris or hop Routes 47, 45 or 29 to get there on SEPTA.

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