Time to Unwind at These Bars in University City Near Vue32

April 21st, 2017

7 Bars in University City Near Vue32 to Check Out

University City in Philadelphia is full of activities to do day and night, including museums, restaurants, colleges, shopping and more. For now, let’s focus on some of the bars in University City close to Vue32.


City Tap House 

City Tap House has one of the largest craft beer lists, 60 taps, in Philadelphia and it’s very close to Vue32! This bar provides delicious American pub food, daily happy hours specials, entertainment, special events and good beer. Not to mention, City Tap House was voted best bar to watch the game by Philly Beer Scene. Be sure to check this place out and grab a tasty beer soon. Located at 39th and Walnut Street.


New Deck Tavern 

The New Deck Tavern has been one of the great bars in University City located on historical Sansom Street since 1986. Located at 3408 Sansom St, it is in three renovated empire style row houses circa 1800. Scotch drinkers rejoice, this bar has one of the largest single malt scotch collections in Philadelphia. Trivia night, karaoke, great food and drink are some of the many reasons to check this great bar out!


Landmark Americana 

Landmark Americana, located at 3334 Market Street, offers daily drink specials a large yummy menu, full bar, event space, patio dining, special events and more! This is one of the bars in University City to watch sports with your friends.


Sláinte Bar & Grill

Sláinte is Gaelic for cheers, and the perfect name for a Irish Pub in Philadelphia. If you have a hankering for Irish fare, look no further. The arched ceilings and wood furnishings throughout were built in Waterford, Ireland. So when you step through the Sláinte doors, it’s like you are transported to Ireland! Stop by 3000 Market St for a beer or two today!


Smokey Joes

Smokey Joe’s otherwise known as “The Pennstitution” has been a go to UPenn bar since 1933. This place is a must, don’t forget to try one of their weekly specials. Smokey Joes is located at 210 S 40th St.


William Street Common 

Fun Fact: 39th street used to be called William Street. Come enjoy good food and drink along with a bit of history at this self-proclaimed “Unconventional Bar and Kitchen”. Going out on a budget, not to worry, all well drinks are $3. William Street Common is located at 3900 Chestnut Street.


Jon’s Bar & Grill

Jon’s Bar & Grill is perfect if you are looking for a casual spot to have a drink while taking in the view of south street on their outdoor patio. In addition, you must try the cheesesteaks too! This bar is located at 300 South St.


Wherever you choose to go, you will not be disappointed! Most of all, remember to drink responsibly and enjoy your fun night out, you deserve it!