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Standard Tap

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Gastropub
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901 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-2301
+1 215-238-0630
16:00 - 02:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 02:00
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67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The choices of beers there is great and they have unique appetizers like spicy pumpkin empanadas (yum!). It would be nice to see classic pub grub, like nachos, on the menu, but it's a different and better bar.

Thank laura p
Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We just dropped in for an early dinner on the rec of a friend. It didn't look like much from the outside, but we liked the little touches--the taps on the door and all the wood in the rooms, making for a pub-like feel. Table and seating were simple, plain. Menus on chalk-boards. My friend had a hamburger that she... More 

Thank April L
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Stopped in for a few beers before a wedding down the street, The server was very attentive for an excited group of wedding goers and willing to help chose a beer for those overwhelmed by the great draft list.

Thank PhishDaly
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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333 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Standard Tap used to be a favorite with great salads and sandwiches which included to-die-for pulled pork, wild boar, portabella mushrooms and, on occasion, even roast lamb. On this trip, sandwiches included hamburger, meat balls, cheddar cheese, and muffaletta. We should have known right then to just have a beer and move on. The guy next to us had a... More 

Thank emilee l
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Great interior, very eclectic, comfy. Went for brunch; nice selection of menu items, a bit pricy but very fresh & tasty. Pretty extensive beer list and some unique cocktails (recommend the cucumber fizz). Jess & Kaitlyn did a great job with our large party! Would gladly visit again.

Thank Josey311
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Eh. Nothing special. Most beers are strange, flavoring IPAs, which is fine, there needs to be good classic options too. No choice of burger - there's only one and you can’t change anything on it, and it comes with green tomato. The rest of the food was not amazing, but not bad. Clams were chewy, the smelts weren't crispy. Server... More 

Thank shuytza
Frankfurt, Germany
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104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

... But definitely a must be! Its a bit outside the center of Phillie but always worth a cab ride. I loved the morbid charme of the pub - outside and inside. Still cosy and simple - great service with fun and humor, good food and a great selection of drafts. We enjoyed utmost - its a place to have... More 

Thank JUW65
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151 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Located in Northern Liberties area, great place to hang out with friends. Had the infamous Chicken Pie and Pork of July Empanadas which were both delicious! Paired it with the Tired Hands Stop Today Porter. The Porter has a hint of coffee taste to it and I recommend it if you love your coffee. Service was good and the crowd... More 

Thank Jaderey
Saginaw, Michigan
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95 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We learned of this place on DDD. Guy featured the chicken pie and it did not disappoint. It is loaded with juicy chicken, vegetables, no gravy, and wrapped in a great tasting flaky crust. Beware, it is piping hot when you get it and takes a while for it to cool down. We also had the crab sandwich which was... More 

Thank Ronald V
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Had a great fathers day dinner along with a sons birthday. The drum sticks are a great choice, delicious. Creme brûlée was a great dessert to end the night.

Thank Jim C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Grill, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-238-0630

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