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Bourbon Blue

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2 Rector St, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1511
+1 215-508-3360
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, International, Contemporary, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Rector St, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1511
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well this place is a gold mind to be honest. Unfortunately amateurs are running this establishment. Quality of food is zero No taste, no love just disgusting even the nachos chips are nasty. I went there 3 times I don't think I will return. I...More

Thank Burak I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister in laws took me here tonight for my birthday. The waiter was great! He noticed that it was my birthday & offered a free desert--mmm warm brownie ice cream sundae! The shrimp & grits & margaritas were great! A little taste of New...More

Thank Emily S
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We went to celebrate a birthday dinner. My wife and I have eaten lunch here and it was very good. We sat on the deck, which is tree shaded and has a view of the canal. It was worth the visit. Our dinner experience was...More

Thank TonyJ85
Reviewed February 27, 2017

We ate here Sunday evening and there was no wait and the food arrived promptly. There were plenty of patrons at the bar. I had a southwest style salad with chicken and the gator quesadilla appetizer. The salad was large and everything was fresh-- the...More

Thank jwkeebs
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We thought we'd give the place a second chance after a first visit that was so horrible, we walked out. That first night was agonizing: Despite a nearly empty bar (where we'd been seated), no one approached our table for twenty minutes. When a person...More

1  Thank impicky
Reviewed December 26, 2016

I love to come here when you can sit out by the canal. It is a little depressing with the trash but on a summer night it is nice to sit by the water. There is a busy happy hour that I have not gone...More

2  Thank joanz359
Reviewed December 1, 2016

Now I have to start this off by saying that I have really only came here for Happy Hour because of the awesome deal we have. They have a group of appetizers on sale for $5 which is such a great deal for how good...More

Thank Kyle P
Reviewed November 7, 2016

This place is set in a beautiful location on the water in Manayunk. The food is amazing. We usually eat at the bar and have found that the bartender Kristen is our favorite and one of the best in the business. The food and her...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Group of 12 and all raved about their meals. Their menu had a range of appetizers and entrees marked GF!!! For me, a 5 rating for food is due for their having both GF Bang Bang Shrimp and GF Jambalaya (see photo). They were amazing!...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed August 29, 2016

I did not choose this place--it was a mixer dinner at the conference I attended. But I did enjoy it. I do like New Orleans food, and I had a good meal here. I had jambalaya and Bananas Foster bread pudding. Both were good. The...More

Thank kgilbert78
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
We want to have our daughter sweet sixteen party there buy worried about the noise interrupting the upstairs main floor...but I want the kids to have fun..anyone been to an event in their downstairs room with music ND it worked out fun ND ok
February 13, 2015|
Response from Melba418 | Reviewed this property |
We host several events a month that bring their own entertainment, either a DJ or use our docking station- mostly birthday celebrations. The music can definitely be at a level where guests can have a great time and dance. It... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Rector St, Philadelphia, PA 19127-1511
    (Main St.)
  • Public Transportation: Two blocks from the R6 train. One block from the 61 and 35 bus.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Manayunk
  • Neighborhood: Manayunk
  • Phone Number: +1 215-508-3360
  • E-mail
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