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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.1
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Taps: 13
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736 S 8th St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19147-2848
United States
phone: (267) 519-3242

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @growlersbar

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Reviews by DoubleSimcoe:
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4.06/5  rDev n/a
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4

The wife and I stumbled upon this joint while walking around Bella Vista / South Street, destination Bainbridge and Passyunk. On a beautiful winter day in mid February, we sat outside and enjoyed the crisp weather. Nice service from our waiter, who loved Bourbon County as much as I do.

12 taps and 1 cask: Duvel, BCBS, Ommegang Hop House, Stoudts 4 Play IPA, Mad Elf, Susquehanna Toboggan... pours are 8-10 oz or higher, and they of course sell growlers as well. Most around five bucks, except Goose Bourbon which ran me nine bucks.

I loved the food! My “Royale with cheese” was a double-tofu sandwich and the wife got a plate of fried mozzarella that was galaxies away from the frozen cheese sticks you typically get at a bar. This was true Philadelphia mozzarella with a great beer batter, served in a massive portion.

The three-dollar Bloody Mary’s for Sunday brunch didn't hurt either. A great bar, intimate and neighborhoody like Philly herself. Ample dining area on the back. Will come back and repeat.

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Growlers in Philadelphia, PA
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