The Best Truly Local Bars in Philadelphia

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Philadelphia has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Earth Bread + Brewery – Beer & pizza for the EcoHip

Earth Bread + Brewery – Beer & pizza for the EcoHip

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“Earth Bread + Brewery” is one of my favorites in Philadelphia. I recommend the seed pizza if you like garlic. I can’t tell you my favorite beer.

Full Article by Andrea Szyper

Front Street Cafe – Fun in Fishtown

Front Street Cafe – Fun in Fishtown

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“Front Street Cafe” in Fishtown, Philadelphia, specializes in delicious farm-to-table vegan/vegetarian fare. I tend to go for the black bean burger…

Full Article by Jeff Landis

Gran Caffe L’Aquila – Now that’s Italian

Gran Caffe L’Aquila – Now that’s Italian

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“Gran Caffe L’Aquila” Philadelphia is an Italian bar that makes me feel like I’m in Rome. Their gelato is possibly the best in the city. Paradiso!

Full Article by Andrea Szyper

Heritage – Restaurant & jazz bar

Heritage – Restaurant & jazz bar

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“Heritage” is my new favorite go-to Philadelphia restaurant to take family, guests and visitors. Every week night there’s also live jazz!

Full Article by Cara Jo Castellino

Hop Sing Laundromat – Prohibition is back

Hop Sing Laundromat – Prohibition is back

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“Hop Sing Laundromat” in Philadelphia is a proper prohibition-era bar. Sign on door, dressing up, having to be polite to the door man… everything’s here.

Full Article by Doug Daub

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