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Fancy burgers with a side of people watching is the best menu item at Rouge, long the place to see and be seen on Rittenhouse Square Park. The Rouge Burger comes on a challah bun with caramelized onion, bibb lettuce, tomato, and gruyere, plus a side of pommes frites. Rouge is your spot if you prefer your burger with some upscale cocktails, featuring an elevated bar program with seasonal drinks like the Hibiscus Margarita or Pear Spritzer. Add more upscale ambiance with sides to fill out your table, such as oysters on the half shell and shrimp cocktail.
On the sweet corner of Chancellor and 18th Streets feeding out onto Rittenhouse Square Park,
Maggie and Rob Wasserman’s popular bistro is a bustling spot for outdoor dining, from midday calamari to decadent lobster fettuccine for dinner. Rogue has an outdoor tent that is seasonally refreshed, now offering dripping greenery and twinkly lights.