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McCrossen's Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
529 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3803
+1 215-854-0923
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“wings” (5 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
529 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3803
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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 20 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
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great scallops and burger! Loved the wings ! They were a bit hot but crunchy very good! Atmosphere was nice in the dining area! Great dinner

Thank JEC110
Reviewed 29 April 2017

My wife's meal was much better than mine. She ordered the meatloaf special on pita. (She gave me a bite: quite tasty). I got a burger. The bun was very ordinary, and the meat was dry. But the fries! Wow. Best I've had in years....More

Thank CaliforniaFellow
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

It's a bit off the beaten path, but it's an amazing little resturant with one of the best burgers, fries and wings I've ever had! A good place to eat after visiting the Pententary!

Thank Lucy K
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A local told us to try this pub for lunch, and we were happy we did. It is off the beaten path, but worth the walk from downtown. It was a chilly rainy day and the atmosphere in the pub was warm and cozy. The...More

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I've only ever been to this bar for brunch, but their brunch is great. The food is always really good and reasonably priced.

Thank Hilary W
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Wanted something local to our hotel near Logan Square. The tavern was an easy 6 min walk and while it was a busy Sat night, McCrossen's had a comfortable, non hurried pace. Fried brussel sprouts were excellent. The whipped ricotta was truly unique and the...More

Thank Ckline95
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
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
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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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