Manayunk Apartments

From charming and historic, to modern and luxurious, this is apartment living in Manayunk as it should be.

From charming and historic, to modern and luxurious, this is apartment living in Manayunk as it should be.

For residents of our Studio, 1-Bedroom, and 2-Bedroom luxury apartments in Terrace Lofts, the Flats on Pechin, and Umbria Commons, the thriving neighborhoods of Manayunk and Roxborough boast an eclectic food scene sure to tantalize your taste buds. Offering a diverse selection of restaurants, bars, and cafes, these neighborhoods provide various dining options to satisfy every craving and palette, whether you’re seeking a cozy brunch spot, trendy gastropub, or fine dining experience.

In this blog post, we will guide you through the culinary highlights of Manayunk and Roxborough, shining a spotlight on local favorites, hidden gems, and foodie hotspots. The dining scene in these neighborhoods is as vibrant as their cultural tapestry, with options ranging from American comfort food and international cuisine to vegetarian and vegan fare that cater to a diverse spectrum of tastes.

Living in the convenience of our luxury apartments, you’ll be perfectly situated to take advantage of the incredible dining options available right at your doorstep. Just minutes from your new home, indulge in the delicious flavors, delightful ambiance, and warm hospitality that make the Manayunk and Roxborough culinary scene truly unforgettable.

Manayunk’s Signature Restaurant Scene

The vibrant Main Street in Manayunk presents a diverse and bustling culinary scene, with a broad selection of dining options that cater to every taste. In the mood for savory sushi rolls and sashimi plates? Head to Yanako, a contemporary Japanese restaurant serving delectable dishes in a cozy setting. For lovers of Mediterranean cuisine, the popular Jake’s and Cooper’s Wine Bar tantalizes your senses with fresh, flavorful dishes, from tapas to paella, complemented by their extensive wine list.

Those seeking a taste of Italy can enjoy the culinary creations at Couch Tomato, which offers a delicious array of gourmet pizzas and pasta dishes made from scratch using the freshest ingredients. And when the craving for classic American comfort food strikes, sink your teeth into mouthwatering burgers and slow-roasted baby back ribs at Lucky’s Last Chance, a neighborhood staple featuring a wide selection of craft beers.

Exploring Roxborough’s Diverse Eateries

Venturing into the Roxborough neighborhood, you will discover a plethora of dining options offering unique culinary experiences. Fromels Bagels, a local favorite, serves freshly baked bagels and delectable spreads and sandwiches, perfect for a satisfying breakfast or lunch. For a more upscale dining experience, you can’t go wrong with River City Pub and Grille, where you can enjoy delicious steaks, seafood, and spirits in an intimate atmosphere.

If you’re looking for a twist on traditional American cuisine, check out The Foodery, a gourmet market and eatery that offers an impressive selection of artisanal sandwiches, specialty cheeses, and craft beers. Or, satisfy your Tex-Mex cravings with delicious burritos, tacos, and more from Taqueria Feliz, celebrated for their flavor-packed menu and upbeat ambiance.

Vegan and Vegetarian Delights in Our Neighborhoods

Health-conscious eaters will appreciate the vegan and vegetarian dining options available in Manayunk and Roxborough. For plant-based fare with an Italian twist, The Grey Dog in Manayunk offers delicious options like spinach and tofu lasagna and wood-fired pizzas with vegan cheese. In Roxborough, the family-owned and operated Nourish provides fresh, wholesome vegetarian and vegan meals, including nutrient-packed smoothies and salads that will leave you feeling energized and satisfied.

The Cafe Culture: Coffee Shops and Bakeries

Sometimes, nothing complements a beautiful day in the neighborhood better than a perfectly brewed cup of coffee or a freshly baked pastry. Manayunk and Roxborough are home to several cozy coffee shops and bakeries, perfect for those who appreciate a laid-back atmosphere to enjoy coffee, tea, or a bite to eat. In Manayunk, Volo Coffeehouse is popular for lattes, cappuccinos, and scrumptious handcrafted sandwiches. Meanwhile, in Roxborough, the quaint and welcoming Izenberg’s Bakery delights guests with their fresh-baked bread, pastries, and hand-rolled bagels.

Alfresco Dining: Taking it Outdoors

As the weather warms up, embrace the opportunity to dine al fresco in both neighborhoods. Main Street in Manayunk is known for its bustling outdoor dining scene, with numerous restaurants offering street-side seating and patios where patrons can enjoy their meals while taking in the lively atmosphere. Similarly, Roxborough features several establishments with charming outdoor patios and courtyards, such as the Hilltown Tavern and Smiley’s CafĂ©, offering the perfect setting for savoring a meal amidst the beautiful surroundings.


Manayunk and Roxborough’s diverse culinary landscape caters to an array of preferences and palettes, offering an unforgettable dining experience just steps from your front door. From cozy cafes to fine dining, indulge in the robust flavors and vibrant ambiance that define our dynamic neighborhoods.

Are you looking for a luxury apartment that combines convenience with the richness of a diverse and enticing food scene? Our Studio, 1-Bedroom, and 2-Bedroom floor plans in Terrace Lofts, the Flats on Pechin, and Umbria Commons offer the perfect solution. Contact our team at today, and let us help you find your dream home surrounded by the enticing culinary offerings that define the Manayunk and Roxborough neighborhoods.