You can do quite well at Stephen Starrs decade-old (but still booming) Mexican joint for around $40 a person, and that includes your pitchers of margaritas and family style platters on the special- events menu. Just be sure to mind your Ps and Qs in the photo booth after all thatTequila.
121 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-928-9800 | Website
2011 WINNER, Restaurant for Groups
Bistrot La Minette
623 South 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA
Vive la charming private back room big enough for you and 19 of your closest friends! The $45-per-person family-style French meal is perfect for those who’ve finally come to appreciate the classy charms of wine over Jager, leather over vinyl and gteau l’opra over Fudgie the Whale. Read more »