Dock Street Brewing Co. is located in an old firehouse right around University City, and it has some of the best personal pies in the area, as well as a pretty big bar food menu and a rotating tap list. Come here during the summer and post up at one of their outdoor tables before bar-hopping to a bunch of spots that clear out as soon as classes end for the year.
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Honest Tom’s Taco Shop
Honest Tom’s is a vegan taco shop near Penn that looks like Snow White’s cottage.
Kilimandjaro is a casual Senegalese spot in a West Philly strip mall that’s great for lunch or dinner.
Green Line on Locust
Green Line Cafe is a cafe in University City that serves a wide variety of sandwiches, including vegetarian and vegan options.
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Khyber Pass Pub
Khyber Pass Pub is an Old City institution with cheap beers, live music, and great cajun food.
Spruce Street Harbor Park
Spruce Street Harbor Park is a seasonal beer garden that has hammocks, a floating garden barge, and a bunch of food vendors.
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White Dog Cafe
White Dog Cafe is a spot near Penn that has good drinks and a solid Happy Hour, but you don’t need to go for a full dinner.
Pod in West Philly looks like the inside of a spaceship and serves a mix of Chinese and Japanese dishes.
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