- Neighborhood: East Passyunk
- 1338 South 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA
- Phone: 215-800-1992
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- Cuisine: Bar
- Alcohol: Full Bar
- Price: $$
On Friday, May 6th the new Triangle Tavern turned one. And today, the original Triangle Tavern is celebrating its 83rd birthday. In honor of the day, all 83-year olds eat free all day. But even if you aren’t an octogenarian, there are deals to be had.
There will be $8 cocktails, $3 rum punches, a whole roast pig and DJ Kevin Kong playing a little something for everyone, even your 83-year old grandmother.
There’s only so much you can tell about a restaurant from its staff’s sartorial choices. But Triangle Tavern’s bar — whose bulbous edge gleams darkly with decades’ worth of varnish — offered a fascinating study in contrasts as I settled in amid drifting speckles of disco-ball light. A bullet casing swung from my bartender’s pale white neck as she stirred Dubonnet into gin. Nearby, a slender crucifix tagged its owner as a South Philadelphian of a more iconic stripe. And passing between them was a young black man rocking a Portland Trail Blazers jersey. Read more »
Whether you’ve tired of Center City Sips, your go-to bar, or simply drinking at home, here’s a round-up of the newer additions to the list of Philadelphia’s happy hours this summer. With the heat of August on the horizon, we’re probably all going to need a drink (or three), so let these newcomers reinvigorate your weekday drinking.
We’ll accept a cocktail as thanks.