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Directions And Hours

DRIVING & TRANSPORTATION 
DIRECTIONS TO ESSENE MARKET & CAFE

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719 South 4th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Located at the corner of 4th Street and Monroe Street
(215) 922-1146 fax (215) 922-5150

Directions to Essene Via Public Transportation

Take the #57 Bus south on 4th Street. Get off at Monroe St. Walk across the Street. The entrance to Essene is on the Left hand side on 4th Street just before the corner.

Directions Via Car

From Points South of Philadelphia coming North on I-95
1) Follow I-95 North to Exit 20 (Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. exit)
2) At ramp end, turn left onto Columbus Ave.
3) Proceed to first traffic light, turning left onto Washington Ave.
4) Proceed to third traffic light, turning right onto Third Street.
5) Proceed North on Third Street turning left onto Monroe.
6) Go one block. The store is located on Fourth and Monroe.

From Points North of Philadelphia coming South on I-95
1) Take I-95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. exit), which is a left side exit ramp.
2) At ramp end, turn right onto Columbus Blvd.
3) Proceed to first light, turning right onto Christian Street.
4) Proceed to third intersection, turning right onto Third Street.
5) Proceed North on Third Street turning left onto Monroe.
6) Go one block. The store is located on Fourth and Monroe.

From Southern New Jersey, driving over the Walt Whitman Bridge
1) Use a toll booth towards the far right at the bottom of the bridge. Pay toll and take the very first ramp at right for I-95 North.
2) Follow I-95 North to Exit 20 (Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. exit)
3) At ramp end, turn left onto Columbus Blvd.
4) Proceed to first light, turning left onto Christian Street.
5) Proceed to third intersection, turning right onto Third Street.
6) Proceed North on Third Street turning left onto Monroe.
7) Go one block. The store is located on Fourth and Monroe.

From Southern New Jersey driving over the Ben Franklin Bridge
1) At end of bridge stay to right, following signs and enter ramp for I-95 South.
2) Once on I-95 southbound, proceed to first exit, which is exit 20 (Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. exit). It is a left side exit ramp.
3) At ramp end, turn right onto Columbus Blvd.
4) Proceed to first light, turning right onto Christian Street.
5) Proceed to third intersection, turning right onto Third Street.
6) Proceed North on Third Street turning left onto Monroe.
7) Go one block. The store is located on Fourth and Monroe.

From Norristown, Northern Blue Route areas and PA Turnpike Exit 25
1) Take Blue Route to Schuylkill Expressway (I-76). Proceed eastbound towards Center City, going about 12 miles.
2) Take Vine Street Expressway (a left side exit, I-676) to I-95 South.
3) Proceed briefly on I-95 South to first exit, which is Exit 20 (Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. exit). It is a left side exit ramp.
4) At ramp end, turn right onto Columbus Blvd.
5) Proceed to first light, turning right onto Christian Street.
6) Proceed to third intersection, turning right onto Third Street.
7) Proceed North on Third Street turning left onto Monroe.
8) Go one block. The store is located on Fourth and Monroe.

From Valley Forge area, PA Turnpike Exit 24 and other points west
1) Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) eastbound towards Center City.
2) Take Vine Street Expressway (a left side exit, I-676) to I-95 South.
3) Proceed briefly on I-95 South to first exit, which is Exit 20 (Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. exit). It is a left side exit ramp.
4) At ramp end, turn right onto Columbus Blvd.
5) Proceed to first light, turning right onto Christian Street.
6) Proceed to third intersection, turning right onto Third Street.
7) Proceed North on Third Street turning left onto Monroe.
8) Go one block. The store is located on Fourth and Monroe.

From Southern Blue Route accessible communities
1) Take 476 south to I-95 North.
2) Follow directions above for "Points South of Philadelphia coming North on I-95"