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McCrossen's Tavern

€€ - €€€American, ,
529 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3803
+1 215-854-0923
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“wings” (7 reviews)
“crusty bread” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
529 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3803
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't do our homework and decided rather spur of the moment to drive the hour or so to the Philadelphia Museum of Art to see an exhibition on its last day. Yeah, I knew it was the Sunday of Labor Day weekend. No, I...More

Thank lnwyd
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Recommended by our Airb&b host. Guacamole & watermelon salad as starters were great options. Tacos, ribs & pasta dishes were well prepared and generous portions. Recommend the blood orange cider.

Thank Merri F
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Great beer variety. Awesome friendly service. Best wings to date in Philly! Our friendly bartender is also in charge of the music, just tell him what you want to hear and he'll put it on. Also on Sundays an ice cold draft and a pound...More

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

McCrossen's is our go-to spot for burgers, wings and beers BUT don't overlook the wine list or the cocktails! I certainly recommend any of the Decibel wines. The coconut curry mussels are so good--always meaty and the broth is rich and great for sopping up...More

Thank maybe1taco
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Good location. We had one to a Friday night concert at the Barnes and went to McCrossen's a few blocks away, as a group of 6. We were given a nice booth. Menu was pretty good but most of us had specials: beer batter fish...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We went here with a group of 4 on a cold Saturday night - it was perfect - dry cozy atmosphere with extremely friendly staff. The service and food were excellent. We had onion soup, hangar steak, falafel sandwich and pesto pasta, and spaghetti and...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

What a great spot for brunch downtown. Wings are fantastic! Beer selection terrific. Service was friendly and welcoming. I'll be back!

Thank John W
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Went to McCrossen's Sunday night with family, about 20. Gave us a nice back room to accommodate us. Service was excellent and the food was very good. Wings and Burgers were just right. All appeared to enjoy their meals. Prices were not cheap however and...More

Thank RicRei
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Wonderful indoor/outdoor cafe but the outdoor table was exceptional. Great service and food. Neighborhood cafe.

Thank Jolangfo
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Was my favorite hang out back in the day! Usually after work, sometimes for lunch - but we walked over. Parking is a real pain, took be 1/2 hour to find one and it cost $5.00 for 2 hours, which meant we had to run...More

Thank Newcomer2012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3803
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-854-0923
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