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Frankford Hall

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$$ - $$$
German, Bar, Pub
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1210 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-3906
+1 215-634-3338
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Today
16:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 02:00
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent German beers, a very unique "Wier Garten" a place where you can eat, drink, play, be outside and feel really good

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Thank Marina B
New York City, New York
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I'd tried to come here for lunch a few years ago, but I didn't do my homework -- on most weekdays, the place isn't open until 4.00! By chance, I ended up heading in this direction yesterday, and decided it'd be a good time to try the place. I was a bit surprised. It's set up like a German beer... More 

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Thank SteveDisque
Lewes
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My family took me here as a birthday present. I've spent a lot of time in Germany, especially Bavaria, and I have tried a lot of their beers. They have several of the better Bavarian beers on tap here. Also food and atmosphere are somewhat reminiscent of a small biergarten. Zum Wohl!

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Thank justgo4
Trenton, New Jersey
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189 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Frankford Hall (a Steven Starr restaurant)is set up as a modern beer garden. The outside is comfortable, sitting (and eating) at wooden tables, with many space heaters on and being refilled constantly. Draft beers feature some local and some German and can be gotten in huge 1 ltr. mugs, Like they are served in real German beer gardens. I thought... More 

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Thank Barry M
Saint Louis, France
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

It's a good place to hang out with friends or family. The outside area is very nice and there are bonfires during fall. Good choice of German beers and food, don't look for more though.

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Thank Loïc S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Everything about Frankford Hall is great. The food is amazing, and they have a great selection including various types of sausages with a vegetarian option. The pretzels and dip are a must! Aside from the food, the assortment of games from ping pong to Jenna and liter size beers, this place will please everyone!

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Thank Sofia425
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great spot to casually drink with friends for the night. Love the firepits and ping pong tables. Food is good enough for people that are drinking - not spectacular if you're not drinking. Only downside - lots of frat bros trying to be cool, and long lines on weekends.

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Thank Danielle C
Boston, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

So fun! Loved the fire pits and benches. Great, casual crowd. Good beer selection on tap and in bottles. Not knowing a lot of them, I just ended up telling the bartender what I liked and he Instantly had 3 recommendations and descriptions to share and was very happy with my selection. German snacks are for sale (Weiner schnitzel, pretzels... More 

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Thank npwest
Charlestown, Maryland
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Really cozy place with an excellent bar, interesting food-truck style menu and an amazing open air, family friendly yard to enjoy your food and drinks in - what more could you want? How about ping-pong and corn hole and Jinga as well? Really fun place!!

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Thank Geoff D
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236 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

It's a nice open air beir hall with some good German brews on the tap. Family friendly place with some ping pong table and board games to keep you busy during your darling sessions. They have simple beir hall kind of menu and food is good. Overall friendly staff and quick service at the bar. If you are looking to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1210 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-3906
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-634-3338

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?