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Fado Irish Pub

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) #215 of 3,615 Restaurants in Philadelphia $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
+1 215-893-9700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I have eaten here a couple times this year. We sat outside and enjoyed the sights of the city. We had fish and chips both times and they were quite good.

Thank TravelBuddies589
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They had me at Strongbow on tap. That said I must add that their sandwiches are quite delicious especially the chicken tinga. Also love the Cozy very private booths and the yummy food. Excellent Service as well.

Thank 459dawnl
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

We choose to eat here because it was convenient for dinner before going to a show. Our server was very friendly and gave us entree suggestions. We were disappointed that there were not more food choices. The sandwiches we had ( chicken & a burger)...More

Thank mct12
Reviewed May 31, 2017

I enjoyed my time here. The food and alcohol was decent. The music was way too loud! I couldn't hear anything my friends were saying and we were there for dinner. It's cool for nightlife I guess

Thank ErikaDuenas
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Delores (DeLo) was or bartender on each of our visits. She was outstanding as a server as well as providing information on the city. It was our favorite watering hole everyday of or visit! Thanks for the Birthday brownie and Guinness ice cream-so yummy!

Thank janineanddennis2016
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Very happy friendly and helpful staff. Lots of food choices on the menu the the fado burger was what I had and I would highly recommend it. Brilliant location and excellent for watching sport.

Thank neilhen10
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Why must so many Irish pubs blast music? Don't they ever think their customers may want to talk to each other? The food was standard pub fare but was quite tasty. The service was friendly, but very slow.

Thank sandora415
Reviewed May 8, 2017

I visited this pub following an opera performance with my family. Having had a hefty meal prior to the performance, we were interested in drinks and snacks. The menu features standard pub fare. We opted for an order of thick cut chips and mini-hamburgers. The...More

Thank David S
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

I went to Fado Irish Pub for dinner before a concert. We selected this restaurant because it was close to the Kimmel Center. It has the ambiance of pubs overseas unfortunately the food does not meet the quality of the overseas cousins. My wife and...More

Thank ramsey48
Reviewed April 21, 2017

We ate here pre-theatre and had the fish and chips which were nearly perfect. Service was good. It is an Irish bar so the noise level was pretty bad but not unexpected.

Thank Highliner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $35
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighborhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-893-9700
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