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3 Ratings

Type: Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

736 S 8th St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19147-2848
United States

(267) 519-3242

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Added by hhkal17 on 10-04-2012

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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by DoubleSimcoe:
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4.06/5  rDev 0%
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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4/5  rDev -1.5%

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Growlers in Philadelphia, PA
Place rating: 4.06 out of 5 with 3 ratings
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