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The Black Sheep Pub and Restaurant

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Nice pleasant bar

Nice pleasant bar cold drinks Aircon and food was lovely. Variety od beers wines ciders including... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2019
Martin-from-Dublin13
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Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Warm and inviting

Great dinner for our daughter’s 13th birthday with cake and all! Burger and fries, Shepherd’s pie... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2019
133bethw
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Eagle Creek, Indiana
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Sep 8, 2019
“Nice pleasant bar”
Mar 25, 2019
“Warm and inviting”
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The Black Sheep Pub and Restaurant, Philadelphia's favorite Irish pub since 1999, is just a few steps from historic Rittenhouse Square.
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247 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-6314
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+1 215-545-9473
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Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Nice pleasant bar cold drinks Aircon and food was lovely. Variety od beers wines ciders including Guinness and Carlsberg on draft. The Guinness is good, being from Dublin the home of Guinness it was pretty good. Usual pub grub at keen prices. The Garlic wedges...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Martin-from-Dublin13
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

Great dinner for our daughter’s 13th birthday with cake and all! Burger and fries, Shepherd’s pie and fish and shrimp wrap were all excellent.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 133bethw
Reviewed July 5, 2018

This cozy pub is a good place to watch world cup soccer. The place is a tad dark/dim inside but that allows one to focus on the game and conversation with friends.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

The staff was extremely accommodating for our large group of 20. I emailed them ahead of time, they responded quickly and were very easy to work with. The restaraunt felt like a genuine Irish pub and the food was amazing. All families in our group...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed November 20, 2017

We loved this place. It had that great old school feel with a old weathered bar. We only had beers but the food looked reasonably priced. We will be back the next time we stay in center city.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank sunfunbeer
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

A solid choice near Rittenhouse Square. Great selection of brews and pub fare a cut above, and in an environment where you can actually conduct a conversation. Burgers were excellent, but more sophisticated menu choices are available too.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank NewYorkercynic
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Went here for dinner and drinks. We waited about 5 minutes for a table because there is not a lot of non-bar seating. The place did feel a little cramped, but the vibe was great and the service was good. I ordered the pulled pork...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank juliaoleary
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went in for dinner before a show. We got there at the end of Happy Hour, so our first drink at the HH rate. It seemed like one girl was serving the entire floor. She did her best but food and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 913kathleent
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Great bar atmosphere with fast friendly service. Place was clean and nice big tables on the first floor where we had lunch. Food was very tasty and the beer nice and cold. Only down side (reason for 4 stars) was that they don't keep corned...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Steve_of_NJ
Reviewed February 12, 2017

We stopped in here after a show at the Kimmel and sat on the second floor. It's a little dark inside, but the service was very firendly, and the food was really good. Nothing fancy - comfort food.

Date of experience: February 2017
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