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Jon's Bar & Grille

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City Center East
American, Bar, Pub
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300 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
+1 215-592-1390
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Enola, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped while shopping and sight seeing on South Street. Service was very good. Apple, walnut, chicken salad was really good. Large portion size. Two others had burgers and enjoyed them. Sat outside. Large area. Plenty of space. Would stop again.

Thank kimbsmith
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349 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The place is on South street and in the good weather there is a place to seat outside and enjoy a drink and a sandwich.. the bathrooms are good and the staff are friendly nice to have them serve you!!!!!!! Fair prices Parking So SO ttp A5 Star rate

Thank thomas p
Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stumpled upon this place during a day trip, looking for some lunch of the cheesy variety. The staff was friendly and accommodated us (even with a baby) swiftly. The food was very good all around, top mark for the restaurant would have been earned had the restrooms been a bit more op to scratch.

Thank Mads N
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I was recommended the place by a mice police officer who strongly advised I do not hit the place I had found online at first (bad neighborhood and apparently bad food). Let's say I'll definitely ask more locals before going anywhere for food. I had their house philly cheesesteack and it was delicious. Also huge portion, and the fries were... More 

Thank MaiteTheFrenchie
Fairfax, Virginia
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We stumbled upon this place on accident a couple years ago when we visited Philly. The weather was nice and we wanted to enjoy a beverage outdoors and we walked by this place and saw they had a nice patio. The food was great, there is a large beer selection and the people treat you like you've been there 100... More 

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Hanford, California
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118 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were headed to Jim's for a cheesesteak, as we had been there before but the line was out the door and down the street, so we wondered into Jon's. I actually preferred their Philly cheesesteak to Jim's as you could order it more loosely, great service, they give credit to Larry of the 3 Stooges fame also.

1 Thank quasimoto559
Whippany, New Jersey
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201 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We were there on a very hot day, so we didn't have the chance to sit upstairs at their rooftop tables, but the inside was lively and friendly. The waiter was most helpful in suggesting several different types of beers for us, and he was stop-on. Our nacho platter was loaded with everything and our hummus was creamy and delicious... More 

Thank Carol C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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244 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Strolled in here and was surprised in a good way. It's on South Street, which can be kitschy and tacky. But Jon's was just a good bar with good food. Ordered a walnut/cranberry/grilled chicken salad, which isn't exactly what comes to mind when one thinks bar food. This salad was great. Large, fresh, hearty, tasty. I really enjoyed it. Plenty... More 

Thank SanNic44
Lebanon, NJ
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200 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This may not be the fanciest place, but the food is outstanding. They also have a nice selection of "craft" beers on tap. Service is very good, atmosphere very casual and comfortable. This will definitely be a regular stop for me whenever I visit Philadelphia. Highly recommended+++

Thank ChiefRQ
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276 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here because one of my sons favorite you tubers go here. We ordered four slices of pizza. They were $3.50 a slice. My wife had no idea how large the pizza slice would be. I actually finished mine and ended up eating here's too. The pizza was delicious and you can add your own spices and seasonings right... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-592-1390
Jon's Bar & Grille, birthplace of Larry "Fine" of the 3 Stooges, has whipped up scrumptious American fare while pouring countless frothy brews since 1980.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?