Jenna's Guidebook

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Things to do in Philadelphia

132 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Frankford Hall is a Philly-style Beer Garden that is fun for groups and families. There are games for the kids and for the young at heart. Very casual dinning and delicious beers. Outdoor seating a... read more

115 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Pat's or Gino's? Get both and you decide! (Shhhh, don't tell anyone but Pat's is WAAAAY better!) Beware: Be familiar with customary Cheesesteak ordering procedures ... luckily, they're posted.

156 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Italian Market is the popular name for the South 9th Street Curb Market, an area of South Philadelphia featuring many grocery shops, cafes, restaurants, bakeries, cheese shops, butcher shops, etc.

211 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Barnes Foundation is the newest addition to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. It houses one of the finest private collections of early French-Modern and post-impressionist paintings in the world.

240 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The number one most visited attraction in Philadelphia is Reading Terminal Market, the city’s famous indoor foodie paradise that is a one-stop shop for everything from local produce and delicious s... read more

404 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is great. There is wonderful art inside and across the street at the Perelman. There is also beautiful are outside on the frescos and the architecture. Plus the view ... read more

105 local Airbnb hosts recommend

There are shows upstairs most nights that are worth looking into - if not sold out in advance. But the downstairs is equally as fun! They have dj’s most weekends playing an array of music, good bee... read more

83 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This local coffee company has recently gone national. This is their flagship location. It is ultra yuppie, but the food and coffee are fantastic. I highly recommend the Draft Latte. Their food is f... read more

206 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Rittenhouse Square is one of the five original open-space parks planned by William Penn and his surveyor Thomas Holme during the late 17th century in central Philadelphia. The park is widely consid... read more

77 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Modern twists on Mexican dishes, such as vegan fajitas and mahi mahi tacos—fare that washes down perfectly with a tequila flight or specialty margarita. In warmer months, the outdoor patio rocks.

79 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Complementing the handcrafted brews is impressive lineup of hand-tossed, wood fired pizza, char-grilled burgers, numerous vegetarian and vegan friendly options, fries and bites, Pennsylvania wines,... read more

74 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Located right in the middle of the most popular and lively part of South Street. Have one of Philadelphia's best cheese steaks and then wander East on South Street towards the Delaware River!

68 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of Philly's favorite brunch spots. Long lines on weekends, but the big portions and laid back atmosphere makes it pretty hard to say no to! Honey's is open for dinner and is just as delicious, ... read more

82 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Walk the campus of one of the oldest Ivy League schools in United States. Make sure to see The Quadrangle at 36th and Spruce. (University City)

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Fette Sau

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 1208 Frankford Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

67 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Stephen Starr Restaurant that is take out BBQ with picnic table settings and beer and drinks you can purchase there. Go for happy hour stake tips and Manhattans...$10 for both and it makes you happy.

65 local Airbnb hosts recommend

If you want a good brunch, this is a great spot. In addition, it becomes a relaxing (a bit divey) bar at night. Be warned that if you show up much after 11:00am during a weekend you will probably h... read more

65 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Hearty, innovative brunch fare. Weekly menus around fun themes. We recommend the special stuffed French toast, be ready to skip lunch (and dinner). Expect a line after 10am on weekends. BYOB.

58 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Third biggest mall in the world, second biggest in the United States! If you go by retail space square footage instead of just square footage, it's actually bigger than the Mall of America!

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Barcade

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$· 1114 Frankford Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

55 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Do you enjoy vintage arcade games and alcohol? Then you're gonna love this place. Grab a handful of quarters and spend the night tapping buttons and yanking joy sticks.

57 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This corner bar and restaurant is a Spruce Hill gem, but the real treat is the attached bottle shop where you can browse hundreds of bottles of the best beers in the world and enjoy a few on tap, too.

210 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Liberty Bell is a must see attraction when coming to Philadelphia. Walk up 5th Street, turn onto Chestnut, and can get a good view of the Bell from the outside while avoiding long lines.

54 local Airbnb hosts recommend

They have a great variety of drinks and entrees. The appetizers are awesome and are half price during happy hour (M-F 4-6PM). Check it out! (P.S. Wild boar tacos are great!)

74 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This is our local watering hole. They have a decent happy hour, with local brews on tap and good food. We suggest you check it out one night. They're open late and it's like a 2 min walk from the h... read more

52 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Fourteen taps with a focus on microbrews and a jukebox stuffed with early rock—hardcore and everything else—make this cavern-like tavern a hipster haven. Inclusive bar menu.

50 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is a large performing arts venue and the the home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, one of America's Big Five symphony orchestras.

184 local Airbnb hosts recommend

If you come to Philly, you must see the Liberty bell. Walk by and look left and right. You will see many iconic things in Philly right here and then you can go and make these buildings what you wan... read more

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Kraftwork

Drinks & NightlifeBars
$$· 541 E Girard Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Ok theres a lot of great places to eat around, this is a bit more upscale in terms of bar food but it is simply amazing. Great burgers and sampler appetizers!

45 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Trolley & ranger-led walking tours are offered at this Revolutionary War site with miles of trails

153 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but stands today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard towers.Known for its grand ... read more

66 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Pope Francis will attend the Festival of Families on Saturday, and say Mass on Sunday.