Best of Philly

Best BYOB Restaurant



Chef-owner Chris Kearse seamlessly melds modern cuisine and classic French technique in an almost flawless display of culinary smarts. Add in the Tuesday Tasting menus, the Sunday prix-fixe dinners and the fact that it’s a BYOB, and Will suddenly becomes the kind of place that could only exist in Philly.

1911 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 215-271-7683 | Website

2013 BEST Italian BYO Restaurant


1216 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA

Readers’ Choice: Perennially full, cash only, tons of cured meats and a bolognese to dream about; Mercato is exactly everything that Philadelphians want in their Italian BYOs. And they’re finally taking reservations. Read more »