(Video) R2L: Philadelphia’s Chef-Driven American Restaurant with Panoramic views of the City

If you are searching for a chef driven restaurant with a magnificent view to host a memorable event, then R2L is the location for you.

Professional event planners understand that the best venues will provide them with delicious cuisine of the highest quality, attentive and professional event coordinators and service staff, and the flexibility to cater to and customize for their important clients and guests.  R2L delivers all of that and also panoramic views of Philadelphia and its surrounding area from its location on the 37th floor of an iconic Center City high rise. With a kitchen overseen by award-winning Chef Daniel Stern, R2L is a modern tribute to classic American dining in an art-deco ambiance that is elegant and refined. Philadelphia is filled with great restaurants and chefs, but R2L sets itself, both literally and figuratively, above the rest.

Superior Atmosphere

If you haven’t visited us before, start with the video below to get a small taste of the R2L experience:


It is hard not to be impressed by the atmosphere at R2L. From the time you step off the elevator at the 37th floor and into the atrium, you’ll find yourself brimming with anticipation.  You and your guests cannot help but be impressed as you step off the elevator on the 37th floor and round the corner to the bar and lounge.

The Dining Room combines sophistication and luxury that recalls a bygone era.  Ample, flexible banquet space, consisting of three Board Rooms and the Pinnacle Room, allow event planners in Philadelphia the ability to plan anything from intimate evenings or business dinners to blow-out celebrations.

  • The Pinnacle Room (up to 64 guests, more if combined with Board Room #2)
  • The William Penn Room (up to 22 guests, can be combined as well)
  • Board Rooms 1 & 2 (for corporate use/business meetings)
  • Use the entire restaurant for a large, 400+ person private event. Utilizing the Club Room, Salon and Bar/Lounge in addition to the private event space.

A Progressive, Chef Driven Menu

Chef Daniel Stern has worked with some of the country’s greatest chefs and he brings all the experience and his own vision to each dish and each menu at R2L.  The dining experience at R2L always impresses event planners and their guests and clients.  R2L is known to transform familiar classics into something new and transcendent.  If you want sophisticated fare that will surprise and delight your discerning guests, R2L is the ideal setting in which to indulge them.

Flexibility and Creativity

As event planners ourselves, we understand your desire to achieve a flawless evening for your guests. At R2L, we take pride in setting you up for success and seeing that all of your ideas and expectations are not only met but exceeded. We are flexible and open to working with you to design a special menu or seating arrangement so that your detailed planning and hard work generates buzz among your clients.  We consider every detail so that you are successful and continue to grow important relationships with your clients. 

With a chef-driven restaurant like R2L, you can fine-tune the details of your event from the decor, to the award-winning wine list, to the menu. If you want to create an event that will impress and awe your guests from the moment they walk in the building to the last moments of their dining experience, then R2L is your go-to venue.

To learn more about hosting a private event at R2L call 215-564-5337 today. We look forward to hearing from you.