Bars in Philadelphia

Whether you’re a beer lover, a dive dweller or a cocktail connoisseur, check out these local bars in Philadelphia

The 40 best bars in Philadelphia
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The 40 best bars in Philadelphia

From cocktail dens to wine bars, lounges and nightclubs, we steer you in the right direction with this catering-to-all-tastes collection of some of the best local bars

The top gay bars Philadelphia has to offer
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The top gay bars Philadelphia has to offer

With the exception of one rogue establishment, all these are within a couple of blocks of each other

The 19 best nightclubs in Philly
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The 19 best nightclubs in Philly

When the sun goes down, rev up for late-night fun that rolls on well into the morning

Check out these local breweries
Bars

Check out these local breweries

On the hunt for tasty and inventive IPAs, lagers and (often free) brewery tours? 

The best beer gardens in Philadelphia for outdoor drinking
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The best beer gardens in Philadelphia for outdoor drinking

One of these sudsy oases is found floating on the Delaware River

Where to drink great cocktails in Philadelphia

The 13 best happy hour deals in Philadelphia
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The 13 best happy hour deals in Philadelphia

These offer something extra: extended happy hours, food pairings or stunning views 

Philly rooftop bars with incredible views
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Philly rooftop bars with incredible views

Note that some of these—like Bok Bar and Cira Green—are only open during summer

The 10 best sports bars in Philadelphia
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The 10 best sports bars in Philadelphia

Expect unlimited beer and pub grub when catching your favorite teams on huge TVs

The coziest bars in Philadelphia
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The coziest bars in Philadelphia

Snug watering holes that offer a warm atmosphere—and, at times, a crackling fireplace