Center CityWashington Square West
Las Margaritas is a Northeast staple that’s located in a strip mall, has a long bar with a few TVs, and the longest margarita list in the city.
Written byCandis R. McLean
Head to Omakase By Yanaga in Fishtown for a 25-course seafood-heavy meal full of truly excellent small bites and a wine pairing on a celebratory night.
Chris’Jazz Cafe hosts jazz performances from Tuesdays to Saturdays and serves up some great sandwiches and mains named after jazz legends. Come here for a romantic and unique date night.
Time is a Midtown Village jazz bar with a long wraparound bar with some great comfort food. It's an ideal date night spot when you want to hear some fantastic music.
Stumble into this Center City spot club on any night of the week and there’s a good chance that you’ll catch some great live music and eat some plates of pasta, burgers, and drink a glass of wine.
Positano Coast is one of the best spots in Old City to spend a birthday or any special occasions drinking good wine and eating great Italian food.
a.kitchen is a fancy Center City spot where you can get things like whole branzino, pasta, and one of the best burgers in town. Come here for a special occasion or people-watching near Rittenhouse Square.
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U Bar is gay bar is open until 2am, and has plenty of booths, some overhead colorful lighting, high-top tables, and a glowing bar where you’ll probably have to yell loudly to order a drink.
Midtown Village's Prunella is an Italian restaurant with great pizza, pasta, and small plates. It has a large outdoor setup where you can people-watch while sipping on some natural wines.
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Written bySydney McElwee & Candis R. McLean
Vetri in Washington Square West is expensive, completely over the top, and the best restaurant in Philadelphia.
As long as you’re prepared to spend a lot, go to Barclay Prime for the best steaks in Philly.
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Laurel is a tasting-menu spot in East Passyunk that’s perfect for celebrating something big.
The Center City location of Davio’s is the original one, and it’s a mix between a fancy Italian restaurant and a kitschy steakhouse.
Written bySydney McElwee
Pizzeria Beddia is a sit-down pizza spot in Fishtown with arguably the best pizza in the city, plus a natural wine list and excellent soft serve.
Bloomsday is an all-day cafe that turns into a wine bar at night and has an attached bottle shop with a great wine selection.
Aether is a seafood restaurant in Fishtown with a solid raw bar and wine list, but not much else.
Center CityMidtown Village
Tredici Enoteca is a wine bar in Midtown Village that has a big, inexpensive wine list and solid small plates.
Palizzi Social Club is a members-only spot in East Passyunk. It’s hard to get a membership, but it’s worth it since the Italian food is so good.