Butcher and Singer is no ordinary steakhouse. The feel that the whole restaurant exudes pays reverence to the era when women still put on red lipstick while men wore a suit and tie. The beauty of the restaurant is perfect for all occasions such as romantic dates, small or large group meetings, family get-togethers and other private functions. The entire restaurant setting is beyond impressive; very elegant and yet upbeat. The space is an architectural gem wherein it is the right amount of dark and cozy and although very elegant, it is at the same time unpretentious that guests would feel comfortable being there as soon as they walk in.
The restaurant is located at 1500 Walnut Street, Philadelphia and they are open Monday to Friday from 11:30AM to 2:30PM to serve lunch and Monday to Thursday at 5:00PM to 10:00PM to serve dinner. On Friday and Saturday they are open from 5:00PM to 10:00PM and every Sunday at 4:00PM to 9:00PM. If you wish to make a reservation, which is recommended, you would have to get in touch with them at least sixty days before your scheduled visit. In case that your reservation concerns a small or large group, they have a special events department who can assist you with your inquiries.
Butcher and Singer undoubtedly serve the best steak in town. The dining experience is well worth every penny because all the dishes on their menu are consistently delicious. In case you would feel torn on their delectable dishes, the waitstaff will happily assist you in any way they can. They will gladly give you recommendations which will guarantee that you will return the next time you visit Philadelphia.
Some of the dishes they offer in their menu are Shell Fish Platter which includes Oysters, Shrimp, Clams, Alaskan King Crab Legs and Lump Crab, ½ Oysters, Shrimp Cocktail and Lump Crab Cocktail. All these are choices for their Raw Bar on the Lunch Menu. Appetizers include Soup of the Day, Onion Soup, Steak Tartare, Crab Cake and Fried Shrimp. Their Salad choices are Caesar Salad, The Wedge, Butcher Salad, Shrimp Salad, Seared Tuna Salad and Sliced Filet Salad. For the main course you can have sandwiches or their entrées plus side dishes. And to heighten the experience, their desserts are also something you shouldn’t miss. Some of the dishes in the Dinner Menu differ from what they offer for lunch so that guests who come there often will have something to look forward to in case they came there either for lunch or dinner.
The waitstaff are all cheerful helpers. They are very knowledgeable in the dishes that they serve and the recommendations that they give are spot on. Amazing food, impeccable ambiance and fantastic service is what truly makes Butcher and Singer a place which is very tough to beat. This one right here is definitely a place where guests will be coming back time and again to experience great dining. The people behind the restaurant sure do work on offering the best of everything.