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Russ Kelly & Associates is a Commercial General Contractor in the City of Philadelphia and the surrounding areas, specializing in commercial and retail fitout.

Our primary focus is the construction of restaurants. We have a strong presence in Center City as well as the Philadelphia Airport and have vast experience working with the City of Philadelphia, the Department of Licensing and Inspections, the Department of Aviation, and Marketplace Philadelphia Management.


We have made Center City Philadelphia our home and have built our clients specialty nouveau restaurants, including Harp & Crown, Vernick Food & Drink, Roy Pitz Brewing Company, and the former five-star Le Bec Fin. 

We do Landlord fitout for Liberty Property Trust at the Comcast Center, which included updating the restrooms on 57 floors. For Landlord Korman Commercial, we built out vanilla shells at The Franklin House on Chestnut Street.

We built Flight Centre's new Center City Flagship office location for Liberty Travel. This worldwide travel company, is a long standing client. The highly anticipated Chestnut Street location was built in 17 weeks, with the Ownership, Architect, Designer and RKA collaborating to making a splash with an outstanding new design.

We, at Russ Kelly & Associates, are experts at working with the City of Philadelphia Licenses and Inspections Department to handle your zoning or permit issues.