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a.kitchen, Chef Eli Kulp, and Ellen Yin of Fork have collaborated on a new culinary concept. Kulp has reinvented the menus at a.kitchen with a simple, yet striking approach: flavor-forward cooking over lump hardwood charcoal using the freshest seasonal ingredients available. The technique is old-school in a way - just a red-hot smoldering fire - with Kulp bringing his modern approach and attention to detail to each dish. Add on a.kitchen’s untouchable selection of over 200 food-friendly wines and guests will have a new one-of-a–kind Philadelphia dining experience. a.kitchen is open seven days a week serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Monday - Saturday: 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday - Thursday: 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m. - close

AKA Rittenhouse Square’s a.bar is an intimate cocktail and wine bar, serving diverse fresh-shucked oysters, a globally inspired selection of crudos, shareable snacks, whole fish dishes, and more. Chef Kulp, one of the most talented and talked about chefs in the country, serves a seasonal, ocean-centric menu. The sophisticated, sleek 40-seat restaurant and bar, designed by Asfour Guzy who also designed a.kitchen, boasts a gorgeous centerpiece bar topped with pewter brass, floors of polished concrete, and midnight blue-stained white oak. Among bars in Rittenhouse Square, the critically acclaimed, a.bar is recognized as one of Philadelphia Magazine’s “50 Best Bars” of 2013, a Bon Appetit’s must-see spot in Philadelphia, and The Village Voice “Here’s Where to Eat and Drink on a Day Trip to Philly.”

Drinks and Cocktails
Monday - Thursday: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

All-Day Menu
Monday - Thursday: 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

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