Philadelphia Visitor Guide

DVGBC Volunteer Recommendations


Center City | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations


Amis | 412 S. 13th St. 19147
Barbuzzo | 110 S. 13th St. 19107
Monk's Café | 264 S. 16th St. 19102
Russet | 1521 Spruce St. 19102
Oyster House | 1516 Sansom St. 19102
Talula's Garden | 210 W. Washington Square, 19106
Vedge | 1221 Locust St., 19107
Vetri | 1312 Spruce St., 19107

Other Recommendations

Dandelion | 124 S. 18th St. 19103
El Vez | 121 S. 13th St. 19107
Farmer's Cabinet | 1113 Walnut St. 19107
Federal Donuts | 1632 Sansom St. 19103
Hotel Palomar | 117 S. 17th St. 19103
Parc | 227 S. 18th St. 19103
Tinto | 114 S. 20th St. 19103
Vernick | 2031 Walnut St., 19103

Center City | Bars

Nodding Head | 1516 Sansom St. 19102
Varga Bar | 941 Spruce St. 19107
Prime Rib | 1701 Locust St. 19103
McGillin’s Olde Ale House | 1310 Drury St. 19107
Franklin Mortgage and Investment Co. | 112 S. 18th St., 19103
Hawthorne's | 738 S 11th St 19147
Resurrection Ale House | 2425 Grays Ferry Ave 19146    

Center City | Shops

Wanamaker Building (Macy's) for the holiday display | 1300 Market St. 19107
SA VA | 1700 Sansom St. 19103
Garces Trading Company | 1111 Locust St., 19107
Metropolitan Bakery | 262 S 19th St. 19103

Center City | Cultural Attractions, Museums, and Exhibits

Art Alliance | 261 S. 18th St. 19103
The Mutter Museum | 19 S. 22nd St. 19103
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts | 118-128 N. Broad St 19102
Franklin Institute | 222 N. 20th St. 19103
Rosenbach Museum | 2008-2010 Delancey Place, 19103
City Hall Tower and Observation Deck | Broad and Market Streets
Sister Cities Park | N. 18th St. 19103
Constitution Center | 525 Arch St. 19106
Race Street Pier | N. Columbus Blvd. 19106

Center City | Events

11/17 Philadelphia Marathon and Half Marathon | 22nd St. and the Parkway

Center City | Cheesesteaks

Steve's Prince of Steaks | 41 S. 16th St. 19102
Tony Jr’s. | 118 S. 18th St. 19103

 

Chinatown | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Prohibition Taproom | 501 N. 13th St. 19123

Other Recommendations

New Harmony | 145 N. 9th St. 19107
Charles Plaza | 234 N. 10th St. 19107
Vietnam | 221 N. 11th St. 19107
Nan Zhou Hand Drawn Noodle House | 1022 Race St. 19107
Lee How Fook | 219 N 11th St. 19107
Sammy Chon's K-Town BBQ | 911 Race St. 19107
Rangoon Burmese | 112 N 9th St.  19107

Chinatown | Bars

Hop Sing Laundromat | 1029 Race St. 19107
Trestle Inn | 339 N 11th St. 19107

Chinatown | Shops

Ray’s Café and Tea House | 141 N. 9th St. 19107
Reading Terminal Market | 51 N. 12th St. 19107

Chinatown | Cultural Attractions, Museums, and Exhibits

Trocadero Theater | 1003 Arch St. 19107

 

Old City | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Farmicia | 15 S. 3rd St. 19106
Fork | 306 Market St. 19106
The Franklin Fountain | 116 Market St. 19106
Zahav | 237 St. James Place 19106

Other Recommendations

Continental | 138 Market St. 19106
La Ristorante Panorama | 14 N. Front St. 19106
Han Dynasty | 108 Chestnut St. 19106
Amada | 217-219 Chestnut St. 19106
Continental | 138 Market St.19106
Wedge + Fig | 160 N. 3rd St. 19106

Old City | Bars

Race Street Café | 208 Race St. 19106
Plough and the Stars | 123 Chestnut St. 19106
Beneluxx | 33 S. 3rd St. 19106
Catahoula | 775 S. Front St. 19147
National Mechanics | 22 S. 3rd St. 19106
Sassafras | 163 N. 3rd St. 19106

Old City | Shops

Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction | 116 N. 3rd St. 19106
Lost & Found | 133 N. 3rd St. 19106

Old City | Cultural Attractions, Museums, and Exhibit

Fireman's Hall Museum | 147 N. 2nd St. 19106
Chemical Heritage Foundation | 315 Chestnut St. 19106
Seaport Museum | 211 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd. 19106
Franklin Square Park | 200 N. 6th St. 19102
The Center of the Art in Wood | 141 N. 3rd St. 19106
Constitution Center | 262 S. 19th St.

Old City | Best Cheesesteak

Lucy's | 247 Market St.

 

South Street/Headhouse Square/Queen Village | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Ela | 627 S. 3rd St. 19147
Kennett | 848 S. 2nd St. 19147
Nomad Pizza | 611 S. 7th St. 19147
Southwark | 701 S. 4th St. 19147

Other Recommendations

Pub and Kitchen | 1946 Lombard St. 19146
Twisted Tail | 509 S. 2nd St. 19147
Ralph's | 760 S. 9th St. 19147
The Saloon | 750 S. 7th St. 19147
Bistro Romano | 120 Lombard St. 19147

South Street/Headhouse Square/Queen Village | Bars

Tenstone | 2063 South St 19146
Bridget Foy’s | 200 South St 19147
Royal Tavern |  937 E Passyunk Ave 19147

South Street/Headhouse Square/Queen Village | Shops

Bario-Neal | 700 S. 6th St. 19147

South Street/Headhouse Square/Queen Village | Cultural Attractions, Museums, and Exhibits

Magic Garden | 1020 South St. 19147
Sunday Farmers’ Market in Headhouse Square | 122 Lombard St. 19147
Old Swedes Church | 916 S. Swanson St. 19147
Fleisher Art Memorial | 719 Catharine St. 19147
Italian Market | 8th-10th St. from South St. to Reed St. 19147
Mummers Museum | 1100 S. 2nd St. 19147

South Street/Headhouse Square/Queen Village | Best Cheesesteaks

Jim’s | 400 South St. 19147
John’s Roast Pork | 14 Snyder Ave. 19148

 

East Passyunk | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Le Virtu | 1927 E. Passyunk Ave. 19148
Paradiso | 1627 E. Passyunk Ave. 19148
Will | 1911 E. Passyunk Ave. 19148
South Philly Tap Room | 1509 Mifflin St. 19145

Other Recommendations

Fond | 1537 S. 11th St. 19147
Stateside | 1536 E. Passyunk Ave. 19147
Marra’s | 1734 E. Passyunk Ave. 19148

East Passyunk | Bars

Royal Tavern | 937 E. Passyunk Ave. 19147
Devil’s Den | 1148 S. 11th St. 19147
Stateside | 1536 E. Passyunk Ave. 19147
Pub on Passyunk East (POPE) | 1501 E. Passyunk Ave. 19147

East Passyunk | Shops

Nice Things Handmade | 1731 E. Passyunk Ave. 19148
Occasionette | 1825 E. Passyunk Ave. 19148

East Passyunk | Must-See Site

The Singing Fountain | Passyunk Ave. and 11th St. 19147

East Passyunk |Best Cheesesteak

Pat’s | 1237 E. Passyunk Ave. 19147

 

Fairmount | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Alla Spina | 1410 Mt. Vernon St. 19130
Belgian Café | 2047 Green St. 19130
Fare | 2028 Fairmount Ave. 19130
Mugshots | 1925 Fairmount Ave. 19130

Other Recommendations

Lemon Hill | Lemon Hill Dr. 19130
Rose Tattoo | 1847 Callowhill St. 19130
Jack's Firehouse | 2130 Fairmount Ave. 19130
Kite and Key | 1836 Callowhill St. 19130

Fairmount | Bars

Bishop’s Collar | 2349 Fairmount Ave. 19130
Kite and Key | 1836 Callowhill St. 19130
Urban Saloon | 2120 Fairmount Ave. 19130
St. Stephen’s | 1701 Green St. 19130

Fairmount | Cultural Attraction, Museum, or Exhibit

Boathouse Row | 1 Boathouse Row 19130
Eastern State Penitentiary | 2027 Fairmount Ave. 19130
Waterworks | 640 Water Works Dr. 19130
The Barnes Foundation | 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. 19130
Rodin Museum | 2154 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. 19130

 

Northern Liberties/Fishtown | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Cedar Point Bar and Kitchen | 2370 E. Norris St. 19125
Honey's Sit-N-eat | 800 N. 4th St.  19123
Johnny Brenda’s | 1201 Frankford Ave. 19125
Standard Tap | 901 N. 2nd St. 19123

Other Recommendations

Pizza Brain | 2313 Frankford Ave. 19125
Bar Ferdinand | 1030 N. 2nd St. 19123
Fette Sau | 1208 Frankford Ave. 19125
Soup Kitchen | 2146 E. Susquehanna Ave. 19125
Memphis Tap Room | 2331 E. Cumberland St. 19125
Pizzeria Beddia | 115 E. Girard Ave. 19125

Northern Liberties/Fishtown | Bars

Loco Pez | 2401 E. Norris St. 19125
Ortlieb's | 847 N. 3rd St. 19123
Kraftwork | 541 E. Girard Ave. 19125
Memphis Taproom | 2331 E. Cumberland St. 19125
Barcade | 1114 Frankford Ave.  19125
Frankford Hall | 1210 Frankford Ave. 19125

Northern Liberties/Fishtown | Shops

Art Star | 623 N. 2nd St.  19123
The Piazza at Schmidt’s | 1050 N. Hancock St. 19123
Liberty Lands Walk | 913-961 N. 3rd St. 19176

Northern Liberties/Fishtown | Cultural Attraction, Museum, or Exhibit

Penn Treaty Park | 1341 N. Delaware Ave. 19125
Philadelphia Brewing Company | 2440 Frankford Ave. 19125
The Piazza at Schmidt’s | 1050 N. Hancock St. 19123
Big Green Block | Between Front St., Frankford Ave., Palmer St. and Norris St.

Northern Liberties/Fishtown | Best Cheesesteak

Paesano’s (no cheesesteaks, but amazing sandwiches) | 152 W. Girard Ave. 19123

 

University City/West Philly | Restaurants

Sustainable Recommendations

Dock Street | 701 S. 50th St. 19143
White Dog Café | 3420 Sansom St. 19104

Other Recommendations

Pod | 3636 Sansom St. 19104
Rx The Farmacy | 4443 Spruce St. 19104
Marigold Kitchen | 501 S 45th St. 19104
Local 44 | 4333 Spruce St. 19104
Vietnam Café | 816 S. 47th St. 19143
Honest Tom's Taco Shop | 261 S. 44th St. 19104
Guacamole | 4612 Woodland Ave. 19143
Distrito | 3945 Chestnut St. 19104
Green Line Café | 4239 Baltimore Ave. 19104
Joe's Cafe at Steinberg-Dietrich Hall | 3620 Locust Walk 19104
Lil Pop Shop | 265 S. 44th St. 19104

University City/West Philly | Bars

Local 44 | 4333 Spruce St. 19104
Fiume | 45th and Locust St. 19139
Dock Street | 701 S. 50th St. 19143
Goijo | 4540 Baltimore Ave. 19143
City Tap House | 3925 Walnut St. 19104

University City/West Philly | Shops

Clark Park Farmer's Market | University City, Spruce Hill 19143
Vix Emporium | 5009 Baltimore Ave. 19143
Mariposa Food Coop | 4824 Baltimore Ave. 19143

University City/West Philly | Cultural Attraction, Museum, or Exhibit

UPenn Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology | 3260 South St. 19104
Baltimore Avenue/Cedar Park neighborhood
Philadelphia Zoo | 3400 W Girard Ave. 19104
Clark Park | 4398 Chester Ave. 19104

University City/West Philly | Best Cheesesetak

Abner’s | 3813 Chestnut St. 19104