Mantua in Philadelphia
The Mantua neighborhood restaurants in West Philadelphia offer an eclectic mix of dining cuisine including Cuban, American, Mexican and Asian, among others. For the rum drink of your choice, Cuba Libre offers the largest selection of rum in Philadelphia. Enjoy a Mojito while sitting in the Old Havana décor complete with paddle fans and a romantic courtyard with iron balconies. For a refreshing delight, try the El Vez Margarita at El Vez. It’s made with hand-squeezed lime juice, fresh lime puree, Cuervo Gold and triple sec and is the perfect drink when paired with the Taco Tasting Platter, including sea bass, beef, chicken, pork and Mahi, Mahi. For Pan-Asian cuisine, check out POD. Their Macademia Chicken Stir-fry and the Teriyaki Glazed Salmon are memorable dishes. Hungry for a steak? Check out Bistro Romano and order their grilled center cut filet mignon with a sauce of black peppercorns, mushrooms and cognac.