Clarion Hotel Philadelphia International Airport
76 Industrial Highway
Essington, PA 19029
Phone: (610) 521-9600
Fax: (610) 521-9388
Bars & Cafes
Tom n Jerry's offers some amazing food and great entertainment. Here, you will always find sports buffs centered around the big television watching live matches with a pint in hand. The place also has live events, gigs, happy hour sessions and quiz nights on select days that keep you glued to your seat for long hours. To know more about the place, or book a place, check the website.
Amici Ristorante is a lovely Italian restaurant ideal for special occasions. The interior of the restaurant is well decorated with fresh plants and is softly illuminated with the glow emanating from quaint lamps making it perfect for a romantic evening. Intimate seating spaces occupy this old-school dining room, where quintessential Italian dishes are served with utmost attention to presentation. Their Italian Baked Clams with herbs, the Shrimp Cocktail, Cheese Ravioli Pasta and the Eggplant Rollatini are popular specials. Accompany your meals with something from their impressive beer menu that carries eclectic craft beers on tap. Amici Ristorante is also ideal for private events. Check website for details on catering and other services.
Guava & Java is a convenient place to stop for light snacks while waiting for a flight at the Philadelphia International Airport. It serves a selection of fruit juices and coffees along with paninis, omelets and sandwiches. The smoothies are available in varieties like mango-peach and banana-strawberry, while the juices have flavors such as guava, orange and even tea. The snacks include basil and mozzarella paninis, omelet sandwich and yogurt parfait. One can also order espressos, iced lattes and blueberry muffins. This joint is more popular for its airport location than the food. Patrons can work on their laptops and tablets using their free WiFi facilities.
Popular with the locals, this comfortable bar is a great place to go to unwind. Located in the heart of Chester, along West 3rd Street, this bar is a much needed respite from the woes of work and relax with a good drink and great music and food. Do contact them for details.
Three floors of the Maggie O'Neill's Irish Pub & Restaurant comprise of a typical Irish bar, a perfect restaurant and a spacious venue for private events. The interior of the restaurant is furnished for the needs of families, friends and solo diners. The wood-polished bar is surrounded with bar stools for those who wish to only indulge in a pint or two, simple seating spaces in the form of round tables and chairs can accommodate larger parties. A delicious pub fare, consisting of scrumptious specials like sandwiches, burgers, salads, soups and more, is served here in generous portions. Tall glasses of Guinness wash down the food with ease.
Established in 1985, The Dock Street Brewing Co. is a pioneering microbrewery in America. With award-winning artisanal beers to its credit, it remains at the forefront of West Philly’s beer culture. This laid-back brewpub, located in the heart of Cedar Park, offers a great selection of tap beer with delicious bar fare. Calzones, burgers, gourmet wraps and wood-fired pizzas are best sellers. They also organize an annual music fest and film screenings that are a big draw among patrons.
La Stanza is an Italian restaurant which has been revamped recently. The new decor has given the restaurant an intimate and chic look while the food has just grown more in terms of creativity and flavor. The restaurant serves reasonably priced poultry, seafood and the usual Italian fare such as the homemade pasta e Fagioli, red snapper served with zucchini and eggplant, shrimp Tuscanna, lump crab, chicken Parmesan, veal Parmesan and more. Their full bar serves beer and wine.
If you are crazy for dive bars with cheap booze and a constant buzz of rocking tunes, then you are bound to make JR's Bar your favorite watering hole in Philadelphia. Situated in South Philadelphia, the bar is known for its electrifying atmosphere that is accentuated by its quirky decor and the music from the jukebox, or from the punk rock/ metal bands that perform here regularly. Sit back and relax at your table and indulge in a pint of beer while you take in all the action happening at JR's Bar. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
Enjoy your favorite sport with delectable seafood. Voted as the best sports bar in North America, Chickie’s & Pete’s provides the very definition of a fun night. The menu has given the classics a crustacean twist with nachos and Cheesesteaks topped with heaps of delicious crab meat. Munch on crab fries and lobster pizza as you watch exciting sporting events on their screens.
PLAY 2 - Chickies & Petes opened its doors in the year 2003 and ever since, this huge sports bar provides abundant entertainment with an impressive menu. Its two large bars and severaL TV sets keep you well entertained even as you watch your favorite sporting event in the company of your friends. Indulge in its succulent Buffalo Wings or savor the yummy Bay-doused Crab Fries.
Fiume is a hidden gem of University City located between Locust and 45th Streets. A mysterious speakeasy that keeps a zealously low profile, Fiume is quite difficult to spot, since they haven't put up any signs and GPS maps are often ignorant of the place. On offer at this totally rad, attic bar are stiff drinks at cheap rates and live music entertainment that keeps the patrons frequenting. Although they don't serve food, you can order-in from the wonderful Ethiopian restaurant, Abyssinia located downstairs. The drink list at Fiume is quite impressive featuring a great whiskey, cocktail and beer selection. They do not accept cash, better hit the ATM before venturing here!
The medieval Old Swedes Inn is now known as Tavro 13, where noted Chef Terence Feury is in charge of the kitchen. Tavro 13 serves seasonal American cuisine and its chef knows how to source the best products from local farmers. Do try its Turkey Sandwich prepared with bacon and sun dried, crispy tomatoes, served on a piquant sesame roll. Do not miss its Lamb Belly for appetizers, very succulent and crispy till the last bite. For desserts, do indulge in its Chocolate Ganache Cake served with delectable vanilla gelato.