Best pubs in Philadelphia

Check out the top pubs in Philadelphia, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Dandelion
1. The Dandelion
host-0host-1host-2
44 local reviews
124 S 18th St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 215-558-2500
RestaurantBarPoint of interest
Jessie & Mo
Venture out and hang out in Rittenhouse Square, Philly's most known, busy, and elegant square. About a 12…
Jennifer
Great restaurant fashioned after an English pub. The Duck liver parfait will make you faint. The pork belly…
Joseph
Eclectic English pub with cozy rooms and intimate bars for a storied, Old World aura. The menu offers…
1. The Dandelion
1. The Dandelion
host-0host-1host-2
44 local reviews
124 S 18th St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 215-558-2500
Jessie & Mo
Jessie & Mo
Venture out and hang out in Rittenhouse Square, Philly's most known, busy, and elegant square. About a 12 minute Uber ride. This Steven…
Jennifer
Jennifer
Great restaurant fashioned after an English pub. The Duck liver parfait will make you faint. The pork belly is crispy and unctuous. The…
Joseph
Joseph
Eclectic English pub with cozy rooms and intimate bars for a storied, Old World aura. The menu offers delicious, updated takes on British…
2. McGillin's Olde Ale House
2. McGillin's Olde Ale House
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
1310 Drury St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-735-5562
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Sean
Oldest Pub in Philly, lovely atmosphere and everyone is friendly.. Late night also gets rowdy but that's hard…
Dan
Oldest continually operating pub in the city featuring a vast beer selection, pub fare & karaoke. Very crowded…
A. Everett
Get your Irish on! The oldest continuously operating pub in the nation (I think!). Grab a guiness! Slainte…
2. McGillin's Olde Ale House
2. McGillin's Olde Ale House
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
1310 Drury St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-735-5562
Sean
Sean
Oldest Pub in Philly, lovely atmosphere and everyone is friendly.. Late night also gets rowdy but that's hard to believe if you see the…
Dan
Dan
Oldest continually operating pub in the city featuring a vast beer selection, pub fare & karaoke. Very crowded but everyone always has a…
A. Everett
A. Everett
Get your Irish on! The oldest continuously operating pub in the nation (I think!). Grab a guiness! Slainte M'haith!
3. The Pub on Passyunk East
3. The Pub on Passyunk East
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
1501 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-755-5125
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Kristy & Paul
This pub which is better know as Pope is a great place to chat with locals and have a beer. They also serve up…
Percy
Perfect corner pub! Great food and an excellent ever-changing beer selection. Cozy in the winter and outdoor…
Jim
The P.O.P.E. HUGE beer selection. Standard Philly pub fare with some solid veggie options.
3. The Pub on Passyunk East
3. The Pub on Passyunk East
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
1501 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-755-5125
Kristy & Paul
Kristy & Paul
This pub which is better know as Pope is a great place to chat with locals and have a beer. They also serve up great food and vegan options…
Percy
Percy
Perfect corner pub! Great food and an excellent ever-changing beer selection. Cozy in the winter and outdoor seating in summer.
Jim
Jim
The P.O.P.E. HUGE beer selection. Standard Philly pub fare with some solid veggie options.
4. McMenamin's Tavern
4. McMenamin's Tavern
host-0host-1host-2
30 local reviews
7170 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-247-9920
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Gerry
Quintessential Irish pub and sports bar that offers especially good spirits and beers. Casual, friendly,…
Celeste
FANTASTIC MICROBREW SELECTIONS, BUGERS AND ENTREES. FUN TO WATCH FOOTBALL AND ALL SPORTS. THE NEIGHBORHOOD…
Alison
Great classic pub. Very tasty food and great beer selection. Good for watching a game too.
4. McMenamin's Tavern
4. McMenamin's Tavern
host-0host-1host-2
30 local reviews
7170 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-247-9920
Gerry
Gerry
Quintessential Irish pub and sports bar that offers especially good spirits and beers. Casual, friendly, sometimes noisy and crowded, but…
Celeste
Celeste
FANTASTIC MICROBREW SELECTIONS, BUGERS AND ENTREES. FUN TO WATCH FOOTBALL AND ALL SPORTS. THE NEIGHBORHOOD PUB!
Alison
Alison
Great classic pub. Very tasty food and great beer selection. Good for watching a game too.
5. Local 44
5. Local 44
host-0host-1host-2
74 local reviews
4333 Spruce St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-222-2337
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Stephen
Excellent selection of local and imported beers, with a bottle bar next door housing greater than 500…
David Lane
Amazing local gastropub, curated beer list, nice twists on typical pub food
Jon
Gastro pub menu, lots of craft beers. Also has take out.
5. Local 44
5. Local 44
host-0host-1host-2
74 local reviews
4333 Spruce St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-222-2337
Stephen
Stephen
Excellent selection of local and imported beers, with a bottle bar next door housing greater than 500 different varieties of beer. Great pub…
David Lane
David Lane
Amazing local gastropub, curated beer list, nice twists on typical pub food
Jon
Jon
Gastro pub menu, lots of craft beers. Also has take out.
6. The Black Taxi
6. The Black Taxi
host-0host-1host-2
8 local reviews
745-747 N 25th St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
(215) 232-1086
RestaurantFoodBar
Jack
Great authentic Irish Pub (owner is from Ireland). Great Irish food and great beer selection.
Nadia
Cozy pub with good cocktails and rotating beers on tap with TVs for sports
Brandon
Great local irish pub with occasional live music on weekends
6. The Black Taxi
6. The Black Taxi
host-0host-1host-2
8 local reviews
745-747 N 25th St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
(215) 232-1086
Jack
Jack
Great authentic Irish Pub (owner is from Ireland). Great Irish food and great beer selection.
Nadia
Nadia
Cozy pub with good cocktails and rotating beers on tap with TVs for sports
Brandon
Brandon
Great local irish pub with occasional live music on weekends
7. Dock Street Brewing Co
7. Dock Street Brewing Co
host-0host-1host-2
114 local reviews
701 S 50th St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 215-726-2337
Liquor storeBarStore
Lee
A spacious, casual brew pub with a brick wood burning oven for fantastic pizzas! Very much a neighborhood…
Nate & Hannah
Great pizza, and full pub menu, as well as a constantly-changing selection of delicious and unique craft…
Rhiannon
Local brew pub. Excellent and yummy wood-fired pizzas!
7. Dock Street Brewing Co
7. Dock Street Brewing Co
host-0host-1host-2
114 local reviews
701 S 50th St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 215-726-2337
Lee
Lee
A spacious, casual brew pub with a brick wood burning oven for fantastic pizzas! Very much a neighborhood hang out, but one that will make…
Nate & Hannah
Nate & Hannah
Great pizza, and full pub menu, as well as a constantly-changing selection of delicious and unique craft beers.
Rhiannon
Rhiannon
Local brew pub. Excellent and yummy wood-fired pizzas!
8. For Pete's Sake Pub
8. For Pete's Sake Pub
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
900 South Front Street, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 215-462-2230
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Keely
Yes! For Pete's Sake is a the best neighborhood corner pub in the country! Super friendly staff, indoor and…
Deborah R
Just a good neighborhood pub bar, they just opened a cocktail bar upstairs too.
Jane
Friendly Irish Pub. Two levels and outdoor seating.
8. For Pete's Sake Pub
8. For Pete's Sake Pub
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
900 South Front Street, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 215-462-2230
Keely
Keely
Yes! For Pete's Sake is a the best neighborhood corner pub in the country! Super friendly staff, indoor and outdoor seating, great food,…
Deborah R
Deborah R
Just a good neighborhood pub bar, they just opened a cocktail bar upstairs too.
Jane
Jane
Friendly Irish Pub. Two levels and outdoor seating.
9. Johnny Brenda's
9. Johnny Brenda's
host-0host-1host-2
148 local reviews
1201 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-739-9684
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Susan & Sam
Same owners as Standard Tap, but this is a good music venue as well. Downstairs good pub food, upstairs all…
Liam
Classic hipster corner bar with a great gastro pub menu and a pool table. Outdoor brunch is always fun fun.
Jason
Best local fare...great food, pub atmosphere.
9. Johnny Brenda's
9. Johnny Brenda's
host-0host-1host-2
148 local reviews
1201 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-739-9684
Susan & Sam
Susan & Sam
Same owners as Standard Tap, but this is a good music venue as well. Downstairs good pub food, upstairs all kinds of music, can get loud.
Liam
Liam
Classic hipster corner bar with a great gastro pub menu and a pool table. Outdoor brunch is always fun fun.
Jason
Jason
Best local fare...great food, pub atmosphere.
10. Ten Stone
10. Ten Stone
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
2063 South St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-735-9939
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Mike & Kelly
Located across the street! Active local hangout furnishing American pub grub & a seasonal draft list along…
Josh
Active local hangout furnishing American pub grub & a seasonal draft list along with pool & darts.
Jena
The neighborhood pub. Great nachos, philly cheesteak eggrolls. Fine to bring kids, too.
10. Ten Stone
10. Ten Stone
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
2063 South St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-735-9939
Mike & Kelly
Mike & Kelly
Located across the street! Active local hangout furnishing American pub grub & a seasonal draft list along with pool & darts.
Josh
Josh
Active local hangout furnishing American pub grub & a seasonal draft list along with pool & darts.
Jena
Jena
The neighborhood pub. Great nachos, philly cheesteak eggrolls. Fine to bring kids, too.
11. St. Stephen's Green
11. St. Stephen's Green
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
1701 Green St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 267-760-7607
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Yulia
An Irish pub with a good selection of beer and delicious burger - the closest one to us.
Becky And Oscar
A cute pub to grab a drink, watch the game, or even a quick bite.
Andrew
Popular neighborhood pub - delicious burgers and tacos.
11. St. Stephen's Green
11. St. Stephen's Green
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
1701 Green St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 267-760-7607
Yulia
Yulia
An Irish pub with a good selection of beer and delicious burger - the closest one to us.
Becky And Oscar
Becky And Oscar
A cute pub to grab a drink, watch the game, or even a quick bite.
Andrew
Andrew
Popular neighborhood pub - delicious burgers and tacos.
12. Standard Tap
12. Standard Tap
host-0host-1host-2
40 local reviews
901 N 2nd St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-238-0630
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Jeff
When Standard Tap opened its doors in December 1999, our goal was simple: to create a neighborhood tavern…
Michael
Excellent gastropub featuring 100% locally-brewed beers and some of the best pub food in the city. Also,…
Tyler
This is a nice pub and is a restaurant as well. It is in the heart of the Northern Liberties neighborhood
12. Standard Tap
12. Standard Tap
host-0host-1host-2
40 local reviews
901 N 2nd St, Philadelphia
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 215-238-0630
Jeff
Jeff
When Standard Tap opened its doors in December 1999, our goal was simple: to create a neighborhood tavern that featured great beer and…
Michael
Michael
Excellent gastropub featuring 100% locally-brewed beers and some of the best pub food in the city. Also, amazing brunch on the weekends.
Tyler
Tyler
This is a nice pub and is a restaurant as well. It is in the heart of the Northern Liberties neighborhood