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Khyber Pass Pub

56 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2810
+1 215-238-5888
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“po boy” (18 reviews)
“brisket” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
56 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2810
Neighbourhood: City Center East
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my coworker found this place online when we were rushed and looking for a place to have lunch before checking out of the hotel and flying home. he's a foodie type so I went with it. First impressions were "this is a place to drink...More

Thank CMM-LA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great bar food. Cool ambiance. Been said its haunted. Ghost sightings by staff. Built over the underground railroad. Great bar crowd/scene

Thank hopestel
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Found this place late one evening when we were driving in from New Jersey. We were hungry and cranky and in need of food. It was about 1230 so we were concerned that we wouldn't find anywhere with an open kitchen. The server was very...More

1  Thank roadtripgirl84
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This place was pointed out to us by a beer and southern food loving bearded hipster. He commented that their type of food is what he knew and it is awesome, he was not wrong. We had hearty mac and cheese, with a delightfully crispy...More

Thank AthTAC12
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Stumbled on this place by chance. Ticks so many boxes: interesting and good value food, with a lot of attention to allergens etc.; fantastic beer menu, and in Yards ESA a wonderful strong ale on handguns. Best beer of our entire East Coast trip. Eclectic...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We went in strictly because of the outside look....it looked like a tiny stone house smashed in the middle of bigger buildings. They hv unique choices to the menu with some old favorites like pulled pork and Mac n cheese which was divine. Had a...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The food and service are good. Some unique choices, and comfort food. Also had an excellent Spinach Salad. Nice beer selection too!

Thank KSD843
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I recently returned to the Kyber Pass and the food is amazing. This former rock club/ dive bar with an amazing jukebox just keeps putting out great food and at a very reasonable price. The jambalaya is so good I got a take out after...More

Thank richardawolff
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Small pub / dive bar in the heart of the old city. Great cajun food and a fun atmosphere. Highly recommend checking it out!

Thank mac2476
Reviewed 27 March 2017

A group of us popped in here for brunch and were pleasantly surprised! I would have never expected to find such delicious brunch in a pub. The prices were very reasonable and the service and food quality was amazing. Definitely have to try the beignets...More

Thank RealLifePamAndJim
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Is this restaurant suitable for children ranging in age from 9 to 15? I know this is a pub and one of the reviews mentioned it did not have a children's menu; however, the food reviews were very good.
8 May 2015|
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Response from CarlaVPM | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It is a rustic style resturant. We sat in a section away from the bar. I went with 2- 16 year olds. They had fun!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2810
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-238-5888
  • E-mail