Drinks & Nightlife in Philadelphia

Where local Airbnb hosts say to go sip on a good cocktail or dance the night away. Enjoy!

Locals’ favorite places

1. Johnny Brenda's
1201 Frankford Ave
105local recommendations
Brandon says “One of the original "cool spots" in Fishtown, this place is a solid bar/restaurant and live music ve...” ·
2. Dock Street Brewing Co
701 S 50th St
79local recommendations
Angela says “Great portrait of Philadelphia's local beer scene and amazing wood fired pizza. They serve brunch-s...” ·
3. The Sidecar Bar & Grille
2201 Christian St
65local recommendations
Ashly says “Amazing neighborhood spot. Brunch, latenight snacks, great bartenders, good music” ·
4. Barcade
1114 Frankford Ave
55local recommendations
Derian says “Do you enjoy vintage arcade games and alcohol? Then you're gonna love this place. Grab a handful of ...” ·
5. Local 44
4333 Spruce St
57local recommendations
Lee says “This corner bar and restaurant is a Spruce Hill gem, but the real treat is the attached bottle shop ...” ·
6. South Philadelphia Tap Room
1509 Mifflin St
54local recommendations
Rich says “Yes, it's a gastropub. The food's usually quite good, but it can get loud. Very good beer selection,...” ·
7. American Sardine Bar
1800 Federal St
74local recommendations
Kyle says “This is our local watering hole. They have a decent happy hour, with local brews on tap and good foo...” ·
8. The Pub on Passyunk East
1501 E Passyunk Ave
52local recommendations
Kristy & Paul
Kristy & Paul says “This pub which is better know as Pope is a great place to chat with locals and have a beer. They als...” ·
9. Kraftwork
541 E Girard Ave
49local recommendations
Scott & Ed
Scott & Ed says “Ok theres a lot of great places to eat around, this is a bit more upscale in terms of bar food but i...” ·
10. Bottle Bar East
1308 Frankford Ave
36local recommendations
Chris & Darlene
Chris & Darlene says “A restaurant with take out beer and a huge variety selection. I have heard good things but have nev...” ·
11. Time
1315 Sansom St
29local recommendations
Nicole says “Love this place for a night out and to see live jazz. Can order drinks and food here. Also, there ar...” ·
12. Yards Brewing Company
500 Spring Garden St
29local recommendations
Zak says “Brewery in walking distance. Local brewery offering tours & a tasting room with pool tables, shuffle...” ·
13. Standard Tap
901 N 2nd St
38local recommendations
Janell says “Hands down our favorite local hang. Often we try to go other places but cannot make it past the Tap...” ·
14. SugarHouse Casino
1001 N Delaware Ave
28local recommendations
Joseph says “The complex is located on the 22-acre (8.9 ha) site of the former Jack Frost Sugar Refinery. It incl...” ·
15. The Dandelion
124 S 18th St
30local recommendations
Diane says “English Pub style bar and restaurant. Love the Mac and Cheese. Beautiful restaurant. Fireplace.” ·
16. Union Transfer
1026 Spring Garden St
28local recommendations
Suz says “From big names to not-yet-big names, Union Transfer offers an intimate look (<1000 people) at the...” ·
17. Crime and Punishment Brewing Co.
2711 W Girard Ave
24local recommendations
Marissa says “Unique brew-pub with limited but tasty menu (I recommend the goat cheese and beet salad!).” ·
18. The Fillmore Philadelphia
29 E Allen St
24local recommendations
Alejandro says “The new concert venue in Philadelphia! Many people choose my home because of the close proximity to ...” ·
19. Philadelphia Brewing Co
2440 Frankford Ave
25local recommendations
Chris & Darlene
Chris & Darlene says “On Saturdays you can get a free tour and if you have the endurance and are of age you can try every ...” ·
20. Manayunk Brewing Company
4120 Main St
24local recommendations
Gloria says “There are about 25 bars/restaurants and many retail stores located along a 1/2 mile strip known as "...” ·
21. The Ranstead Room - Philadelphia Bar
2013 Ranstead St
25local recommendations
Nick says “Very cool loungy, Speakeasy, Bar set back in the prohibition era. Perfect for a nightcap.” ·
22. Varga Bar
941 Spruce St
23local recommendations
Bill & Chris
Bill & Chris says “Conveniently located, casual bar with craft beers and comfort food. TV usually showing a local spor...” ·
23. Theatre of The Living Arts
334 South St
23local recommendations
Jesse And Libby
Jesse And Libby says “In the mood to see some live music? This Philly institution concert venue with bar is only a block o...” ·
24. Interstate Drafthouse
1235 E Palmer St
21local recommendations
Tim And Michele
Tim And Michele says “This is the best kept secret in Fishtown. Hidden pub smack in the middle of a quaint neighborhood bl...” ·
25. El Bar
1356 N Front St
20local recommendations
Brandon says “The quintessential Fishtown dive bar. No food. Just cheap booze, jukebox, and karaoke some nights. $...” ·
26. Tria Taproom
2005 Walnut St
19local recommendations
Christian says “Huge selection of beers and wines, all on tap at this Jose Garces joint. Nice prix fixe lunches and ...” ·
27. The Good King Tavern
614 S 7th St
22local recommendations
Samantha says “Another high quality place open late (kitchen til 1am). Small but wonderful wine list, beers, one of...” ·
28. Grace Tavern
2229 Grays Ferry Ave
20local recommendations
Daniel says “Rated one of the best bars in the city. Great craft beer list and good food too. Try the blackened g...” ·
29. The Barbary
951 Frankford Ave
19local recommendations
Alejandro says “Late night dancing every single day of the week! Make sure you check out their Facebook page to see ...” ·
30. McMenamin's Tavern
7170 Germantown Ave
19local recommendations
Sarah And Matt
Sarah And Matt says “Standard Irish bar/restaurant with reasonable prices. Great beer list! Lots of TVs, if you want to w...” ·