Yes, Shake Shack is a country-wide burger chain. Regardless, it’s still a great option for a quick meal in University City. The burgers are great, the cheese fries are even better, and if you leave without finishing all of that off with a milkshake, you’ve done it all wrong. You might not feel great afterwards, but that’s the gamble you take when you eat a large amount of fast food in a 30-minute sitting.
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Dock Street Brewery & Restaurant
Come to Dock Street for the personal pizzas and outdoor day drinking during the summer.
Kilimandjaro is a casual Senegalese spot in a West Philly strip mall that’s great for lunch or dinner.
Enjay’s is a pizza place inside of a bar in West Philly that makes wood-fired pies with charred, bubbly crusts.
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Emmy Squared serves Detroit-style pan pizzas and also has one of the best burgers in the city.
Wally’s is a diner on Long Beach Island that serves great breakfast food and nine types of burgers.
KQ Burger is an outpost of Kensington Quarters inside of Franklin’s Table that has a short menu of burgers and sandwiches to-go.
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Sunset Social is essentially a lawn on top of a parking garage in University City with burgers and frozen drinks.
Frankford Hall in Fishtown is a huge German beer hall that’s perfect for day drinking, with food, games and plenty of beer.
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