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Devon Seafood Grill in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

This Rittenhouse Square restaurant is a favorite for people-watching—and for the food

Devon Seafood Grill in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has been a popular Rittenhouse Square destination for fine dining in a posh atmosphere for many years. This seafood restaurant came to Philly in the 1990s as the area began to see tremendous revitalization with new shopping and dining establishments. Previously the space had been home to a Houlihan’s, not exactly the best use of a prime Center City restaurant location.  While still a chain—Devon has four locations nationwide—this restaurant has become extremely popular with those looking for a quality seafood lunch or dinner, a chance to people-watch the traffic around the Square, and also an upscale bar scene.

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