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2016 BEST Fun for Literary Types


Standard Tap, Doobies and Pub On Passyunk East host these semi-regular nights at which you pen letters — like, actual handwritten letters — while drinking. The bars provide the stationery, envelopes and postage and will even drop your letter in the mail, since you know you’ll forget. Now if you could just remember how to make a cursive “Q.”

627 S. 12th Street, Philadelphia, PAWebsite

2012 BEST Geeky Fun


1114 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

How geeky is this nirvana of tap craft beers and 25-cents-a-round arcade games of Tetris and Tron? The $10 “lunch special”-any sandwich (try the grilled cheese), chips and beer-runs till 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Read more »