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1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 (City Center West)
215-893-9700
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Ranked #107 of 3,755 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $35
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Irish, British
Neighborhood: City Center West
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Goldsboro, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Great food, friendly staff and a great place to get a pint of Guinness. Not far from the Holiday Inn Express Midtown

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Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Was recommended fado as the best "Irish" bar in Philly so tried it out. As a big wings fan I tried them with a Heineken and it was an excellent combo. The lady serving was lovely and very welcoming. Met up with colleagues who had also heard it was the place to go to when in Philly. Great atmosphere, very... More

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Lethbridge Alberta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We went to this pub with our daughter and son-in-law on a recent trip to Philadelphia. We stayed at a bed and breakfast on Pine Street so it was a pleasant walk to this pub ( recommended by staff at the bed and breakfast ). We arrived at 6:50 PM and the server immediately reminded us that the happy hour... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Authentic look and feel of Irish Pub - really gets cooking around 9 pm. The food was generally good, the beer was very fresh and lots of variety, and service was outstanding. Really a wonderful experience and reasonably priced

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Wilmington, Delaware
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Stopped by for beverages and dinner prior to a Neil Young concert at the Academy of Music, around the corner. Pub was crowded, but they found us a table about to leave, got us beverages, and our server Chris took our orders, made recommendations (fish & chips), got us our food quickly. I had shepard's pie, and it was savory... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Fado has great bar food for great prices, along with nice happy hour specials. You can find yummy Irish fare here too, but overall the food in general is great. Their beer and drink specials are also reasonable and anyone can find something they like. If you're out on the town for the nightlife, Fado really picks up - they... More

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We actually went for Dinner but caught the end of the happy hour specials. We tried a little bit of everything for $5 a plate. This made for a filling and not too expensive meal. The Boxties were great with cheese and as part of a Quesada dish. They would have also made a great desert with a simple cinnamon... More

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Cape Coral, Florida
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167 reviews 167 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We love this Irish Bar. Most of the bartenders and staff are Irish. The beer selections on tap are a great variety. It also a great place to watch sporting events. It doesn't matter if its the middle of the day or late at night. They even open early for soccer matches in other time zones.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Go wild on the apps! So good! Turkey burger is a big thumbs down but everything else was amazing! Will return!

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Haddonfield, New Jersey
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We hosted our son's surprise 30th here a wk ago....a favorite pub of his for soccer! We had about 75 people for brunch on a Sunday morning. Right from the start with the booking to the end of the party...Molly is the event coordinator and did an impeccable job organizing the party from the food choices to the bar menu... More

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Additional Information about Fado Irish Pub

Address: 1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone Number: 215-893-9700
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
Cuisine: Irish, British

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