Welcome Rittenhouse Square
Experience what it's like to live near one of Philadelphia's most famous town squares
Live in one of Pennsylvania's most affluent communities, Rittenhouse Square. Home to some of the most expensive condominiums in the city, this bustling metropolis has been regarded as one of Philadelphia's most famous town squares. As you explore this walkable community, it's easy to see why. The business district here is booming and provides a lovely backdrop for the many commuters and young professionals who call this community home.
The Square is busy any time of day, making it a great place to live if you enjoy being in the city's heart. Residents enjoy convenient access to some of the city's best amenities. This walkable community allows you to quickly get around without needing a car.
Within the Square, you'll find comfortable amenities and stunning views of the city below. As you stroll throughout the community, you'll also come across many traditional Rittenhouse brownstones.
What to Love
- Vibrant city atmosphere
- Access to great amenities
- Walkable community
Rittenhouse Square allows you to live comfortably within a bustling and lively community. Residents have easy access to some of the best retail options, making it a great home base for foodies, shoppers, and those who enjoy the nightlife.
Along with the town's ambiance, there's always something to do year-round. Getting out and enjoying the community, celebrating its talent, and passing the time with neighbors are all elements you can expect when you live in Rittenhouse Square.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Dining, shopping, and entertainment are endless within and around Rittenhouse Square. There's an array of fabulous fine dining restaurants and upscale shopping destinations for you to explore.
One popular eatery is Parc
. This traditional restaurant has a vibrant atmosphere perfect for popping into any time, day or night. Vernick Food & Drink
is another restaurant tucked away in a classic Rittenhouse brownstone. This fine dining establishment is perfect for a romantic or elegant evening out. You can also explore The Dandelion
, a beautiful and upscale pub serving a modern twist on British cuisine and craft beers. This charming spot is perfect for an evening out with friends.
As you stroll around the town, you'll find several charming cafés and bistros. Enjoy the flavors of Israeli-inspired drinks and pastries at K'Far
. This trendy café has a warm and welcoming ambiance and is the perfect place to take a break throughout your busy day.
When it's time to get your shop on, Anthropologie's flagship
store is a popular destination filled with everything you need to dress up your home and closet in supreme luxury. For more shopping, head over to the icon Boyds Philadelphia
. Here, you'll find everything you need for glamming up your wardrobe. Make sure you drop by Joan Shepp
, a high-end boutique and Philadelphia's premier destination for designer women's clothing, shoes, and accessories.
Things to Do
Throughout Rittenhouse Square, you'll find several ways to entertain yourself. Numerous community events throughout the year celebrate Rittenhouse Square and bring neighbors together.
The annual Christmas tree lighting is one of the most popular events here during the holiday season. Although Rittenhouse Square is in the city's heart, this yearly event brings out the community's small-town charm. I look forward to a festive ambiance as the community welcomes in the Christmas season.
If you want to get out and enjoy the creative talent here, reserve a date night at the Kimmel Center
. Here, you can catch a live performance that encapsulates the skill of the surrounding area. Throughout the year, many shows and concerts are hosted here.
An amusing way to enjoy the community is to stay at the Rittenhouse Hotel
like a visitor and enjoy the ambiance like tourists do. While you're here, dine at the on-site Lacroix
and soak in the charm that this community is uniquely known for.
The School District of Philadelphia serves Rittenhouse Square
Notable schools include:
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