Nearby points of interest
Nearby points of interest
About Beau Monde
Creperie Beau Monde is a perfect place to have brunch, lunch, dinner and drinks! We specialize in Crepes, but the menu also has plenty of appetizers, soups, and salads. Our romantic atmosphere is accommodating for that special date, your family (kids included), as well as large parties. The versatile menu has a wide range of prices that will agree with any budget.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
French, Comfort Food
Hours of Operation:
Monday : 12:00pm - 10:00pm
Tuesday - Friday : 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 11:00pm; Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm Sunday 10:00am -10:00 pm
6th and Bainbridge
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
L'Etage is a floor above Beau Monde where we host monthly cabarets as well as weekly DJ nights on Fridays and Saturdays. The space transforms into a popular night club ideal for drinks and dancing after dinner at Beau Monde. L'Etage also caters events like weddings, graduation celebrations, and holiday parties.
Private Party Contact:
Emily Wester: (215) 592-0656
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Beau Monde Ratings and Reviews
We only have one minor complaint but it impacted our experience. Beau Monde has a charming, French atmosphere. However, they played heavy metal music which destroyed the atmosphere and made it difficult to converse. Ironically, the restaurant was not that crowded and most of the patrons sitting inside were older. So, I am assuming the music was for the benefit of the staff.
A friend and I went last Saturday night thinking the 'Underdogs' comedic group would be preforming. I got the date wrong so we stayed anyway. If you like crepes you'll be in heaven. I got the special which was a lump crab salad. It was delicious, although a bit light on the crab.
I really enjoyed my brunch meeting here. I arrived at 11AM and the restaurant was fairly empty (it filled up around 1PM). We got the escargot and the french cuisine lover in our group raved about them. The crepes are great - a lot of variety. I made my own and it was a lot less 'full' than my friends who ordered off the menu. Seemed a bit unfair but it was still delicious.
The crepes are always perfect and the options are endless. Everyone gets what they want and is happy. We enjoy going for special events like birthdays, Fathers / Mother's Day, etc. Service is always friendly, fun and accommodating. One of our favorite spots in the City!
This is my second time here. I went back because of how good the first time was. I might not go back based on the second time. Service was very slow and the place was not busy at all. Sitting outside we seemed to be the forgotten customers. It took almost 40 minutes to get crepes. I thought the point of crepes was quick and fast. Not this time. Mine came out lukewarm. Two breakfast crepes (one each), two coffees, two drinks, plus a tip was $100. Surely not even close to being worth that. So I think this may be my last visit. Too many other places to go with much better prices and value. This was a 50 - 60 dollar value for $100. I wont go back given all of the above as much as I genuinely enjoyed it the first time around.
This place is consistently good. The food takes me back to France every time I visit. I highly recommend you order one sweet and one savory crepe and then share with the table. It's just so good and you really can't go wrong. AND, of you DO go wrong the staff is so cool. They seem to want to make sure that you are happy and enjoying you meal. One last thing, the coffee! Absolutely perfect every time
We always enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, delicious food, and exceptional service at Beau Monde. I started with the must-have French Onion Soup (Soup a l'oignon -A Traditional French Onion Soup with Melted Ementhal Cheese ) followed by the Savory Buckwheat crepe -- Mushroom, Swiss Cheese & Roasted Almonds-- delicious and moist! Our table also was thrilled with the soup of the day (chicken tortilla) and the daily special (chicken with roasted tomato sauce). The Coffee Chocolate Chip Gelato dessert was perfect! Looking forward to dining here again soon.
The hostess made us wait for at least 15 minutes when she tried to figure out a table for us, though, I already had a reservation. Keep that in mind, on top of carrying a heavy backpack/diaper bag, I was holding my daughter and trying to keep my son next to me. After I finally got my children seated, while awaiting my husband to arrive, the hostess asked me if we could move to another table, which was annoying. The waiting time was long and frustrating, otherwise, the crepes were delicious as usual.
Easter Sunday brunch and my adult daughters birthday. The meal was very good. I have been a long time patron of this establishment. Being a vegan I was a little disappointed to see that the gluten free crepes were no longer vegan. I am not gluten intolerant but a vegan meal can be hard to find sometimes. We had a great time and our waitress was wonderful. She steered me toward vegan options on the menu and that's a big plus for me. I can't recall her name but she was terrific. If the weathers nice, sit outside if you can and enjoy the vibrant street life. Who needs air conditioning anyway?
A business associate from Colorado was working with me last week nearby in Whole Foods South St. We work in the health food/natural products industry. I wanted her to have nice experience of Philadelphia. I had been to Beau Monde before and loved it. Best crepes outside of Montreal! She loved the food, the ambience, the cocktail selection. I'm happy she was happy.
As a foodie, I am super picky about the quality of food I will eat and put in my body. This place delivered on every level. From ambience to food quality. I felt like I was in an old French cafe eating authentic French food. We got the Fromage plate with a baguette to start, for my main I got the coq au vin chicken crepe and man oh man was it out of this world. My boyfriend got the steak entree which was delicious as well. I wish I could remember the name of the wine I had but it was hands down, the best red wine I have ever had the pleasure of tasting. The waiter left a little to be desired. He was a little haughty and left dirty dishes and empty wine glasses on our table for a while which made it hard to eat. But all in all, the ambience and the food was one of the best to date that I have experienced. Do give it a try. You won't be disappointed.
this is one of my favorite go-to spots in center city. however, my night was really off. the waitress brought us a crepe we didn't order (we both got the same thing) and then when she brought my new one, it wasn't hot, although we were practically the only people there.
for the first time ever, i didn't enjoy my meal.
We love Beau Monde! We've been going there for years. The build your own crepes are such a savory way to break out of traditional restaurant food. The waite staff is always great and the atmosphere cozy which invites conversation. Summer outdoor dining in a lovely tree lined neighborhood is a huge bonus. My only suggested upgrade would be to chill the red wines by the glass to a proper 55 degrees and perhaps vary the selection a bit more. But the food and atmosphere are reason to return again and again!
Please sign in to record your input. Thanks!
Report this review as inappropriate?
If you believe this review should be removed from OpenTable, please let us know and someone will investigate.