One of Philadelphia's 50 Best Restaurants

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Chef Natalie Maronski left her gig at Volvér for the kitchen of this 20th Street newcomer, where she cooks sorghum-glazed pork belly and French onion oxtail soup with bone marrow mustard with seemingly effortless skill.”

— Philly Magazine


A Refined, Classic Atmosphere

“If you’re in search for a new neighborhood bistro, Lou Bird’s offers a refined, classic atmosphere with dim red lighting that make it the perfect place to hole up for winter with an array of small plates and appetizers to comfort you."

— Thrillest


First Look: Lou Bird’s

“... this is a far more elegant affair with serious talent in the kitchen and an ambitious menu served in a warm, neighborhood bistro setting.”



Lou Bird’s Splits the Difference Between Casual and Upscale

“... a relaxing dinner that looks and tastes like it should cost more than it does.”



Ultimate Guide to Philly's Hottest New Restaurants

“Lou Bird's crafts the perfect balance of comfort and elegance sure to become a local favorite.

— Philadelphia style


12 bowls of pasta we're dreaming about

— Huffington post

10 Burgers You Need to Try in Philly

"... this new bistro burger layers the morning-time duo of a fried egg and slice of pork roll with... kim-chimi sauce, a punchy play on kimchi and chimichurri."



Stylish Bistro, Takes Wing on a Rittenhouse Corner

Lou Bird's - the nickname of the Jordans' daughter - will feature what Norris Jordan calls 'exciting, ingredient-driven' cuisine in a casual but elevated, comfortable, and elegant environment. It's low-lit, casting a sexy red glow over the proceedings.”



New Restaurants Now Open in Philly

“Lou Bird’s is that neighborhood restaurant you wish was in your neighborhood.”



Dish of The Week

“The food is delicious, and the desserts divine.”



Lou Bird's

“... the restaurant features ingredient driven new American cuisine, intending to be casual, but elevated and elegant, served in a friendly, social, comfortable and chic neighborhood setting.”



Foobooz Fall Restaurant Round-Up

“...the space is airy and open, and it has a great bar program to go with it.”



Lou Bird's takes flight

“All in all, Lou Bird's is a hit

— Thirtyfourthsteetmagazine