39.9326° N, 75.1618° W

Welcome to Passyunk Square

Where community and care come together

Located in Philadelphia and most commonly referred to as 'South Philly' is Passyunk Square. This bustling and fun town was finally given back its actual name of 'Passyunk Square' when the Passyunk Square Civic Association was formed in 2003.

Passyunk Square is famous for its numerous parks, incredible dining scene, and hip and trendy shops. Real estate in Passyunk Square is diverse, as it boasts charming row houses and modern condominiums with the latest features.

What to Love


  • Vibrant urban feel
  • Direct access to Philadelphia’s other iconic suburbs
  • Thriving commercial district

Local Lifestyle

Passyunk Square is a laid-back, bustling and fun town. With Columbus Square Park, Capitolo Park and Community Gardens, East Passyunk Community Recreation Center, and Bell Arbor Community Gardens forming the north, south, east, and west boundaries of Passyunk Square, there are attractions for every taste within walking distance.

Along its quiet and original brick-laden streets sits a vibrant and magnetic culinary scene where some of the world’s renowned food critics have named it “The Best Foodie Community in the Nation” due to its organic growth, rich cultural heritage, and flavor evolution. Because of this, residents are always trying out new restaurants.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

No visit to any part of the Greater Philadelphia area is complete without a traditional Philly cheesesteak. At the intersection of 9th Street South and Passyunk Avenue is the iconic Geno's Steaks, which features the area’s best cheesesteaks. Another great option for a Philly cheesesteak is Pat's King of Steaks.

Enjoy traditional Chinese cuisine combined with authentic Jewish flavors at Bing Bing Dim Sum, or dine on an excellent menu centered around freshly baked bread, pizza, and dessert at Mighty Bread Company. Other delightful dining establishments include Barcelona Wine Bar and Rival Bros Coffee.

After grabbing lunch with friends, peruse Occasionette to find a unique gift for a loved one, or grab gardening essentials to spruce up your backyard at Urban Jungle.

Things to Do

Passyunk Square is home to numerous festivals and events. Every spring is Flavors on The Avenue, a food, arts, and crafts festival devoted to the culinary expertise that can only be found in Passyunk. 2nd Saturdays, a highly-anticipated event in Passyunk Square, transforms the area into an oasis for food, drink, and music. The East Passyunk Car Show and Street Festival attracts thousands to its luxury and classic car displays, food trucks, and live music performances.

East Passyunk Avenue is a local favorite for those passionate about arts and museums. Here you’ll find numerous art galleries, studios, museums, and historical landmarks, as well as funky stores and hip cafes.


The School District of Philadelphia serves the community of Passyunk Square.

  • Drexel University
  • Moffett Elementary
  • Penn Treaty Middle School 

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