When Federal Donuts sold out of fried chicken Monday we were forced to ask where else in Pennsport is there to eat. The answer is there are a lot more options than some Foobooz commenters seemed to think.They might not be the fanciest places but there is good hearty fare to be had.
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2nd Street Brew House – 12 rotating taps, 65 beers by the bottle and nightly events and deals make this new craft beer bar a neighborhood favorite.
Beer Heaven – Located in the strip mall at Columbus and Washington Ave this beer store has a good enough selection and better prices than several other neighboring beer stores. And lots of parking too.
Caffe Valentino – This Italian BYOB has been survived the test of time. Check them out on Tuesdays when 4-courses are just $35.
Gooey Looie’s – This sandwich shop has long been a popular spot for in-the-know locals and gourmands who enjoy the monstrous cheesesteaks and hoagies.
Pho Saigon -Open for just about two years now, Pho Saigon has won itself fans for its flavorful broths and reasonable prices.
Rocco’s Italian Sausage – If you’ve been to the Home Depot on Delaware Avenue you know Rocco’s smells good. But take it from us, the taste rivals the smell.
Shank’s Original at Pier 40 -Get the tradition of the original Shank’s on Delaware Avenue.
Strange Brew Coffee – Every neighborhood needs a friendly coffee shop. All the coffee comes from local roasters and sandwiches are brought in from LeBus. Stop by on a Friday evening for some live music.
Taco Loco – Mexican food truck stationed by playground at 4th and Washington. Get the carnitas tacos, they’re cheap and really good.
Ugly American – Check out the Ugly American for quizzo on Thursdays when the signature corn dog is just $1. Also be sure to admire the bar’s art work, including the license plate map of the United States.