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611 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2301
+1 215-574-9495
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Nov 26, 2018
“Great hospitality.”
Aug 20, 2018
“Great pub”
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American, Bar, Pub, Irish
611 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2301
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

My wife and I can here with another couple looking for a better place for a drink other than Paddy Whacks. Like Paddy Whacks, this pub did not care Smithwick's. However, they did carry a lot of hospitality. By the time I arrived, I was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SoloTheBest
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a favorite stop for us when in the South st. Area. The staff is friendly, the beer selection is great, I had the Yards IPA cask drawn. Fun place, stop in you won't be disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chetndeb
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

I had a very good evening with good beer and people. The atmosphere is perfect. A real Pub. Watching games and have good conversation and beer. Perfect.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Helmut_Augsburg
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2017

Thank you for the review and kind words about our pub

Reviewed July 22, 2016

Paul our bartender had plenty to say and we were there early for EuroCup games. Had plenty of Yendling (I think its how its spelled) and tried a few other beers. Great location with plenty to see although parking was sort of an issue even...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Crossonero9
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2016

Thanks for the Great Review - Paul is actually (Phil) - I will pass this along to our staff and see you again we hope

Reviewed December 22, 2015

My wife and I went by early on a Saturday afternoon/evening and we were treated like locals. I asked the owner to put on a Div. 2 Football game that I am sure no one heard of but I was rooting for and immediately the...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded December 24, 2015

Thanks for the great review and glad you had a good time - Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

Looking for a place to watch the game, in a family atmosphere, look no farther. The bartender is the cousin who pisses you off, if you aren't rooting for the local team, but this place IS A HOOT! Go say hi to Spoony and really...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank OldCarGuy66Plymouth
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2015

THANKS - We are glad you had a great time and please come back and visit anytime !!! Enjoy the Flyers game !!!

Reviewed August 4, 2015

Decided to try this pub for a Friday night grub and we ate on the second floor. Our server was very friendly and attentive. Nothing spectacular to expect. It's pub food anyway.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank SouthPhillyPT19148
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2015

Thank you for the feedback - Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 30, 2015

Nothing about O'Neal's was worth it. Watered down drinks being in an Irish Pub being served by less than generous non-Irish typesMore

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank conradstx
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2015

Nothing about O'Neal's was worth it. Watered down drinks being in an Irish Pub being served by less than generous non-Irish types I would like to respond on a couple things - 1) Anytime you would like to pay someone to come in and test...More

Reviewed July 14, 2015

I go to O'Neals about once a onth. I'm not a big drinker so I don't go for the beer (though they have great selection).I go for the fried chicken platter with the righest Mac & Cheese I can remember and a nice fresh salad....More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank SteveinPhilly
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2015

Thank you for your feedback !!! So glad you are a regular and you like our food !!!

Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Cleaning product or something in the salsa . I almost threw up at the table. They took $2.50 off my bill and said they will look into it. Major problem here and manager does not think this is a big deal. My boss was eating...More

Date of visit: June 2015
1  Thank Andrewj624
Spoonie O, Owner at O'Neal's, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2015

To say that there is a cleaning product in the salsa is a very strong statement and should not be put on here unless you know for sure it was a cleaning product (really think that a staff member would put a cleaning product in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Bar scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighborhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-574-9495
You've arrived at the best Irish & Sports bar in Philadelphia. We hope you will enjoy your stay. O'Neals Pub is celebrating our 35th year as South Streets longest running family owned and operated Irish Pub. Our pub has been recognized as South Streets "Beer Authority," and we feature only the best in Belgian, European and American Micros. We have 19 + Beers on draught, including the area's only "Real Ale" beer engine and over 100 bottles available for six-pack takeout. O'Neals Pub also features rare Irish Whiskeys, 13 single malt Scotches, and hard to find Cognacs. O'Neals many TVs throughout the bar show all the best local, national and international sports. There's never a bad seat in this house. O'Neals also specializes in full service catering, and is able to provide for all your private party needs. We can accommodate from 25 to 125 people comfortably at very reasonable prices. RiverChasers POKER deals out Texas hold-em every Wednesday at 8pm.Sing your heart out with KARAOKE every Friday & Saturday 10pm upstairs.Get your smarts on with QUIZZO every Monday 8:30pm and Tuesday 8pm downstairs. Think you can throw some darts join our DART LEAGUE night on Tuesday 8pm upstairs. Don't forget to sit out on our BEER GARDEN PATIO where we grow some hops. O'Neals features a friendly staff of great people, and everybody looks forward to seeing you. Please stop in soon !!
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