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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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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
529 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3803
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Reviewed 28 June 2012

While attending a conference in Philly, I approached the concierge of the hotel and asked him my typical question, "if you were gonna take one of your friends visiting from out of town to any place close by, where would it be?". His answer..."McCrossens" Well,...More

Thank drewster63
Reviewed 25 June 2012

We went for brunch this past Saturday - $20 for your meal and unlimited Bloody Mary's or Mimosas. I had the steak and eggs, which is really 2 eggs over a hamburger and an AMAZING chive potato pancake. It was so good! My only wish...More

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed 17 June 2012

Nice selection of beer, friendly staff, and imaginative, well prepared menu. Hard to see from the street in front of it, but worth the effort. Well done...

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 9 May 2012

Visited McCrossen's on a Saturday night at the recommendation of the concierge at the Sheraton where we were staying for business. Took a little hike over there through Logans Square and were pleasantly surprised. The concierge said it was a "gourmet" bar with great beer....More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 19 October 2011

Having recently read a glowing review in the Philadelphia Inquirer, my wife & I decided to try McCrossen's. We made reservations on a Tuesday evening at 6:00 expecting to avoid the "prime time" crush. We were seated immediately, but were directly in the path of...More

1  Thank khucke
Reviewed 28 January 2011

I went in for Sunday brunch- its all you can drink mimosas and bloody marys with a choice of brunch entrees or burger/chicken sandwich/wings etc. The food selection is a little limited for brunch but you do get both breakfast or lunch options so everyone...More

Thank isis2024
Reviewed 17 January 2011

My wife and I stopped here for lunch last year. The only reason I bothered to rate this resturant is because of the clam chowder. It is amazing! Most places up north, the chowders all start to taste the same but not here. Their chowder...More

Thank KingKit85
Reviewed 3 November 2008

This cool little pub/restaurant was a delight to dine at. We did a pre-fixe menu because it was part of a package, but the four course meal did not disappoint, from the shrimp brushetta appetizer, to the tender cut of beef, to the snickers mousse...More

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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
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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