20 "Drinking Good Wine" restaurants in Philadelphia.
Vetri is expensive, completely over the top, and possibly the best restaurant in Philadelphia.
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.
Laurel is a tasting menu spot in East Passyunk that’s perfect for celebrating something big.
As long as you’re prepared to spend a lot, go to Barclay Prime for the best steaks in Philly.
Wm. Mulherin’s Sons is an Italian restaurant in Fishtown where you should go for a date or a nicer-than-usual weeknight dinner.
Townsend is a little French place in East Passyunk that’s perfect for a fourth or 15th date.
Cry Baby Pasta is a nice-looking pasta spot in Queen Village that’s good for a casual dinner with friends.
Butcher & Singer is a steakhouse in Center City where you should go when someone else is picking up the tab.
Malbec Argentine Steakhouse is a meat-centric Argentinian restaurant in Society Hill where you should go with a date.
Tredici Enoteca is a wine bar in Midtown Village that has a big, inexpensive wine list and solid small plates.
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.
Forsythia is a small plates spot in Old City that looks like a French garden and has a long list of natural wines.
Jet Wine Garden is an outdoor bar made out of an empty lot next to a wine store. In a good way.
Ambra is the partner restaurant to Southwark, but the Queen Village spot is much smaller, and only offers a four-course prix fixe menu.
It’s nearly impossible to get into Steve & Cookie’s, but if you can it’s one of the best places to eat down the shore.