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Here are all the restaurants participating in Old City Eats 2017

You have all summer to dig in!
Be sure to try the fried green tomatoes at The Little Lion for Old City Eats. Provided

Philadelphia is a great place to be in the summer. We’ve got Sips to look forward to every Wednesday and every Thursday, we’ve got Old City Eats for the second year in a row.

It highlights Old City’s food scene that now includes 80 restaurants, bars, coffee shops and more.

“Our focus for Old City Eats is spotlighting the neighborhood’s impressive and evolving list of dining options,” says Old City District Executive Director Job Itzkowitz. “With more than 25 restaurants and bars participating [this year], there’s something to appeal to every palette.

Every Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., participating restaurants will offer at least one half-priced appetizer and at least one $4 beer featuring Penn Beer and one $5 cocktail featuring Faber Liquors. (Both Penn Beer and Faber Liquors are sponsoring Old City Eats this year.)

Below please find the full list of all participating bars and restaurants for Old City Eats 2017 as well as their menu items. An asterisk (*) notes that the menu is subject to change. 


Bleu Martini
24 S. 2nd Street
bleumartiniphilly.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: 4-piece Buffalo wings and fries
Cocktail: Seasonal Martinis featuring Faber Vodka
Beer: Budweiser

Buffalo Billiards
118 Chestnut St.
buffalobilliards.com/philadelphia

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Wings, chicken tenders, fried pickles, fried mozzarella, taquitos (beef or chicken), house-cut fries, chili cheese fries, perogies, buffalo chicken dip, chips and salsa
Cocktail: Mixed drinks featuring Faber vodka, rum and gin
Beer: Troegs Down East Cider

Capofitto*
233 Chestnut Street
capofittoforno.com


Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: crocche di patate (potato & provola), melanzane (eggplant “meatballs”), arancini gialli (risotto, pecorino, fontina, saffron)
Cocktail: Key Lime Martini (vanilla Faber vodka, rum, pineapple juice, fresh lime)
Beer: Landshark

Common Wealth Old City*
319 Market Street
commonwealthphila.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Buck a Shuck Oysters, Mussels
Cocktail: Traveler's Passage with Pineapple-infused Faber Vodka
Beer: Troegs Sunshine Pilsner

Continental Restaurant and Martini Bar*
138 Market Street
continentalmartinibar.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Hummus + pita and chicken dumplings
Cocktail: Gold Coast Punch made with Faber Rum
Beer: Ithaca Brewing Company raspberry soiree (raspberry Berliner Weisse)

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar*
10 S. 2nd Street
cubalibrerestaurant.com/en/philadelphia

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Tropical Chips and a Trio of Dips (Plantain and malanga chips. Black bean hummus, roasted cauliflower hummus with curried onions) and Cuba Libre salsa
Cocktail: Caipiroska featuring Faber Liquors
Beer: Victory Summer Wheat

Eulogy Belgian Tavern
136 Chestnut Street
eulogybar.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Roasted vegetables with roasted pepper hummus (Spinach/Wheat Wrap +$1), crostini dijonnaise with tomate aux crevettes (spicy shrimp and diced tomato)
Cocktail: Faber Pomegranate Martini and Faber Vanilla Vodka Sangria
Beer: Stella Artois, Hoegaarden, Leffe Blonde and Eulogy Busty Blonde

Farmicia Food & Tonics
15 S. 3rd Street
farmiciarestaurant.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Baked meatballs (fontina, house marinara & basil pesto)
Cocktail: Raspberry Rickey (Faber gin, raspberry cordial, lime juice and club soda)
Beer: Rogue’s Dead Guy Ale

The Gaslight*
120 Market Street
thegaslightphilly.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: German Pretzel Bites
Cocktail: 10 Cent Glamour Girl featuring Faber Vodka
Beer: Rotating beers

High Street on Market*
308 Market Street
highstreetonmarket.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Hummus
Cocktail: Faber Punch
Beer: Victory Prima Pils

JJ Bootleggers*
35 S. 2nd Street
jjbootleggers.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Wings, quesadilla
Cocktail: Faber Rum Runner
Beer: Goose Island

Khyber Pass Pub*
56 S. 2nd Street
khyberpasspub.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Fried okra w/ Alabama White BBQ
Cocktail: Faber Hurricanes
Beer: Victory Braumeister Pils

The Little Lion
243 Chestnut Street
thelittlelionphilly.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Fried green tomatoes, southern poutine, spicy dry rub chicken Wings, and BBQ chicken sliders
Cocktail: Watermelon Margarita featuring Faber Liquors
Beer: Featured beer provided by Penn Beer

Lucha Cartel*
207 Chestnut Street
luchacartel.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Empanadas (chicken and mushroom)
Cocktail: Faber Strawberry Daiquiri
Beer: New Belgium Citradelic

Mac’s Tavern
226 Market Street
macstavern.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Buffalo chicken eggrolls
Cocktail: Faber Cocktails
Beer: Troegs Sunshine Pils cans

National Mechanics*
22 S. 3rd Street
nationalmechanics.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Plantain chips and guacamole
Cocktail: Strawberry, Lavender, and Blood Orange Daiquiri with Faber Rum
Beer: Fat Tire Amber

Nick’s Bar & Grille*
16 S. 2nd Street
facebook.com/nicksroastbeefoldcity

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Bacon-wrapped shrimp with cherry pepper aioli, pulled pork nachos
Cocktail: Faber Citrus John Daly
Beer: Buckets of Rolling Rock

Panorama
14 N. Front Street
pennsviewhotel.com/panorama

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Soup (“questo cambia spesso”), eggplant (mozzarella, parmigiano, basil, San Marzano tomato), shrimp (grilled shrimp, white bean croquette, grilled romaine preserved lemon) Hen of the Woods Mushroom (roasted maitake, asparagus, duck egg pesto), arugula (local wild arugula, zucchini, pecorino, rhubarb vinaigrette), caesar (romaine, parmigiano fonduta, black pepper crouton), homemade burrata (balsamic shallot, grilled pesto focaccia), beet salad (golden beets, grilled radicchio, salsa verde, smoked ricotta)
Cocktail: Basil & Limoncello Mojito with Faber Rum
Beer: Tröegs Dreamweaver Wheat Beer

The Plough & the Stars*
123 Chestnut Street, enter on 2nd Street
ploughstars.com


Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Plough Tapas, battered Irish sausage, mussels, mushroom cheese fricassee
Cocktail: Weekly Cocktail featuring Faber Liquors
Beer: Hoegaarden

Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti
212 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor
positanocoast.net

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Salmon focaccia
Cocktail: Take On Me (Faber Vodka, Ginger liquor, Black Tea, Simple Lime)
Beer: Summer Love Victory

Red Owl Tavern*
433 Chestnut Street
redowltavern.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Fried calamari with cherry peppers, citrus aioli
Cocktail: Weekly Seasonal Cocktail Special featuring Faber Liquors
Beer: Lancaster Kolsch

Revolution House*
200 Market Street
revolutionhouse.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Firecracker shrimp, guacamole
Cocktail: Faber Vodka, Lemonade, and Iced Tea
Beer: Victory Summer Love

Keating’s Rope & Anchor Bar + Kitchen
201 S. Columbus Boulevard
ropeandanchorkitchen.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Cast iron stuffed mushroom (jumbo crab meat, roasted garlic, fontina, sherry, worcester, dijon mustard, horseradish cream)
Cocktail: Signature Peach Bellini featuring Faber Liquors
Beer: Magic Hat Circus Boy

Sassafras*
48 S. 2nd Street
sassafrasbar.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Hand-cut truffle fries, house-made fried Mac and cheese
Cocktail: Hibiscus mojito featuring Faber Liquors
Beer: Victory Helles lager

Silence Dogood’s Tavern
216 Market Street
silencedogoodstavern.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: "Big Ass" Tator Tots
Cocktail: Downeast Cider Cocktail (Downeast Cider on the rocks served in a mason jar), Summer in the City (Faber vodka, lemonade, fresh blueberries)
Beer: Local Beer of the Month

Taste
1 Dock Street
tastesocietyhill.com

Old City Eats Menu:
Appetizer: Cheesesteak egg rolls
Cocktail: Faber Moscow Mule
Beer: Victory Summer Love

The Victoria Freehouse
10 S. Front Street
victoriaphilly.com

Old City Eats Menu:

Appetizer: Bacon-wrapped dates ("devils on horseback" — blue cheese stuffed dates wrapped in bacon), scotch egg (hard-boiled egg wrapped in sausage, with Branston pickle), pickled beetroot deviled eggs, Welsh Rarebit (toast baked with English cheddar and ale sauce), sausage roll (sausage in puff pastry, with grain mustard), curried cheese chips (hand-cut fries topped with melted cheddar and mild curry sauce)
Cocktail: Faber Gin and Tonics
Beer: Carlsberg Pint or Carlsberg Shandy