St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia – Guide to Irish Bars, Irish Food and Irish Events!

St. Patrick's in Philadelphia

'Erin Go Bragh - Ireland Forever' St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia is right around the corner. Do you have your green on and your pint glass in full tilt for that Irish toast! Below is a list of Irish breakfasts and events on St. Patrick's Day, which is a Thursday this year, events and activities leading up to St. Patrick's Day and most of the Irish Bars located in the City of Brotherly Love. If you plan on starting St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia early, you should check out a few of … [Read more...]

Sports Bars in Philadelphia for March Madness

Sports bars in Philadelphia - March Madness

'March Madness in Philadelphia' Who doesn't love March. You have spring fast approaching, St. Patrick's Day, American Red Cross month, Women's History month and of course, there is March Madness. The 2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament kicks off March 14 and 15 with a few play in games. Then the real excitement takes place March 16 and ends on April 3 with the National Championship game at the University of Phoenix stadium. This is the time of year that many businesses actually dislike this … [Read more...]

Crow and The Pitcher in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

Crow & The Pitcher In Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

'Quaint Neighborhood Dining Establishment & Bar' The Crow and the Pitcher has been a pleasant addition to the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood. Opened in April of 2014 by owner Michael Franco, who was the former General Manager at Le Bec Fin, has been in the restaurant industry most of his life and is a licensed Sommelier. One might ask if there is a meaning behind Crow and the Pitcher. It's a reference to one of Aesop's Fables, who was a slave and story teller. So the owner went … [Read more...]

City Tavern In Old City District ~ Experiencing Philly History At Its Best!

City Tavern Restaurant In Philadelphia

'Historical Taste Of American Cuisine & Beers' City Tavern, located in the Old City District, was the favorite meeting place of many of the Founding Fathers and of many members of the First Continental Congress. A replica of a historic 18th-century building that was originally built in 1773 is located at 138 South 2nd Street, at the intersection of Second and Walnut Streets in Philadelphia, is also part of Independence National Historical Park. City Tavern Atmosphere & … [Read more...]

Fine Palate in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

Fine Palate in Rittenhouse Square

'Globally Inspired Cuisine' Fine Palate, which is owned by Courtney Dow, opened on October 2, 2015. This fine dining restaurant is located in the Southeast corner of Rittenhouse Square, right around the block from the Avenue of the Arts area in the Aria Building at 231 S. 15th Street, which once housed Treemont. Fine Palate Atmosphere & Experience When you first walk into this small, but elegantly designed restaurant, you locate the bar very easily in front of you which seats six. … [Read more...]

Bierstube German Tavern In Old City Philadelphia

Bierstube German Tavern

'Your Passport To Germany Is At Bierstube'  Bierstube German Tavern, a German bar and restaurant, is located in Old City. The German establishment was founded by Michael Naessens in January 2012, who also owns Eulogy Belgium Tavern in Old City. Bierstube German Tavern Atmosphere & Experience Bierstube German Tavern, a bare-bones place with a dark look when first walking in, certainly lightens itself up because of its friendly staff, making you feel like you are at home. You'll … [Read more...]

Bainbridge Street Barrel House In Queen Village

Bainbridge Street Barrel House

'Good Food, Craft Beers & Wide Selection of Bourbons'  Bainbridge St Barrel House, which opened November 5, 2012, is a spacious bar and restaurant located in Queen Village. Owned by Elena Fetfatzes and Eric Paraskevas, their concept is to be a restaurant that not only serves very good comfort food, but to be established in the many different types of craft beers, with a wide selection of rare bourbons. Eleni is a business savvy minded woman with an extensive background (30+ … [Read more...]

The Plough & the Stars – Irish Bars in Philadelphia

Plough & the Stars Philadelphia - Irish Pub

The Plough & the Stars - Irish Bars in Philadelphia The Plough & the Stars is an Irish Pub and Restaurant located in Old City, Philadelphia. At times when walking into the Plough, you will hear Irish tunes in the background, almost making you feel like you are in an Irish Pub in Ireland. If you are lucky enough, one of your bartenders could be John Joe, who will entertain you with his real Scottish accent. The Plough and the Stars Menu The Plough & the Stars Irish Pub in … [Read more...]

Irish American Festival Invades The Great Plaza At Penn’s Landing

Delaware River Waterfront

'Celebrating All Things Irish' What a great way to kick off the month of June than with PECO's Multicultural Series celebrating the Irish American Festival at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. The celebration is on June 7 from 1 pm to 8 pm. The PECO Multicultural Series is a succession of outdoor festivals that brings cultures and their traditions from all over the world into Philadelphia. Irish American Festival's Atmosphere & Experience The Irish Festival celebrates Ireland's … [Read more...]

O’Neals Pub Goes Crazy With NFL Draft Day, Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo!

O'Neals Pub in Philadelphia Celebrating the NFL Draft, Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo

'Where Everybody Knows Your Name' Looking for a bar to enjoy upcoming events such as the NFL Draft, the Kentucky Derby and or Cinco de Mayo! Check out O'Neals Pub, located on 3rd Street in the South Street Headhouse District right off of South Street. This bar friendly atmosphere will make you feel right at home. Getting you into the spirit of that event for the day, not only with drink and food specials, but with giveaways and such! NFL Draft 2015 ~ April 30 - May 2 Calling all … [Read more...]