Dos Segundos Kicks Off Half-Price Happy Hour

Margarita at Cantina Dos SegundosStarting today, Dos Segundos in Northern Liberties is kicking off a half-priced happy hour. The Mexican bar is offering nachos, plantains, wings and empanadas for half-price.

On the drink side, classic margaritas (including pitchers), featured margaritas, draft beer and sangria are also half price.

Happy hour at Dos Segundos runs Monday to Friday, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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Celebrate Mexican Independence Day Today

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Too many people think that Cinco de Mayo is Mexican Independence Day but it is actually today, September 16th. And thankfully several Mexican bars and restaurants in Philadelphia are looking to educate the masses through margarita deals and food specials.

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Tequila Dinner Coming to Dos Segundos

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Cantina Dos Segundos is hosting a special tequila dinner on Thursday, July 11th. Graciela Gonzalez, third generation, master distiller of El Mayor Tequilas will be on hand. Gonzalez’s tequilas will be paired with a four-course dinner by executive chef Mark McKinney and sous chef Neal Mayton. The dinner is $50 per person and reservations are needed.

El Mayor Tequilas dinner at Dos Segundos »

One Month, Nine Bars, No Repeats

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For the month of March, nine Northern Liberties bars are getting together and making sure they don’t pour the same beer twice. They’re calling it Northern Exposure and plan to offer an unrivaled draft list of over 100 unique beers through the month.

There is no cover charge or tickets, just pay as you go for beers. They’re encouraging small, self-guided bar crawls and there will be Beer Passports to help record the beers tried. Complete one brewer’s offerings in the month and get some free swag.

Check out the Northern Exposure Facebook page for more information and follow @ExposureFest on Twitter.

The participating bars »

Saint Peter’s Harvest Festival Raises Grade School Festival Bar

It isn’t often that a grade school’s fall festival is worthy of a post on Foobooz but tomorrow’s Harvest Festival at St. Peter’s School at 3rd and Lombard is no ordinary school event.

Of course there will be games, face-painting, pony rides, and baked goods from the students mothers but there will also be some serious eats. Names like Percy Street BBQ, Cantina Dos Segundos, Federal Donuts, Khyber Pass Pub, Little Baby’s Ice Cream, JAVA coffee, and even Whole Foods will take this small, unassuming street fair to the next level.

Food will be served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

St, Peter’s School Harvest Festival [Official Site]

Tonight

Dos Segundos has something they cal 25-days of tequila. For 25 days in December they will feature a different tequila special. Sounds perfect to us.

Foobooz Gets In on Black Friday

For this holiday season Foobooz is getting in on the shopping fun. Much as we bring you the best news on the web regarding food and drink in Philadelphia, we’re doing the same with t-shirts.

Right now you can purchase t-shirts from Dos Segundos, Los Caballitos, Oyster House and Royal Tavern. Foobooz is the only place you can get these t-shirts online. Purchase them for yourself or for a former Philly resident who would love to proudly wear a local tee.

And also we’ve restocked our Foobooz Rooster T-shirt for the holidays.

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