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The Sidecar Bar & Grill

) #315 of 3,631 Restaurants in Philadelphia $$ - $$$ American, ,
2201 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1718
+1 215-732-3429
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
“poached eggs” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2201 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1718
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb local restaurant; very popular with locals; good menu and drinks; beers on tap change frequently. Good service

Thank David F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food in a not so fancy bar/restaurant. We heard about it through DDD (Diners Drive-Ins and Dives). We really enjoyed the benedict with bbq pork on a corn jalapeno cake. Geocaching in the are too!

Thank padreaming
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Went to the Sidecar for the first time in over a year. Only because my girl doesn't live 2 blocks away like she used to, when she did we stopped in weekly. This what I wanted, a burger, and my girl wanted their pretzel crusted...More

1  Thank Jamie O
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Both my fiancee and I thought the food was spectacular. We found the restaurant through Food Network, and decided to try while in Philly. I ordered the Bromance, and it was amaze-balls. My fiancee thought the Super Mario was worth a repeat as well.

Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I know crazy mixture to do well at both. But the burgers are delicious! Salad was huge! Goat cheese fritters best we've ever had. Service was pleasant polite and quick. Prices right on target. Great place yummy dinner!

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

They had quite a few great beers for half off happy hour. I don't think that they had any food specials, but their food prices were reasonable and the food was good.

1  Thank ILiveOutofaSuitcase
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for the first time and were very pleased. I ordered the quiche of the day which was bacon & caramelized onions and my husband got the biscuit sandwich with scrambled eggs, cheese, and bacon. Each order came with roasted potatoes. The coffee...More

1  Thank dani0763
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We went to a car show in the area and decided to give The Sidecar Bar & Grill a try. Certainly glad we did! We had brunch and sat at the bar. Crab Cakes Benedict was delicious! At first I wasn't going to order it...More

1  Thank auntshelly19
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Good neighborhood bar with a decent variety of food and an impressive beer selection. The upstairs offers a nice area to host larger parties. Service is good. Limited parking.

1  Thank terrence c
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We stopped to have lunch because we saw this on Diners, Drive ins and Dives and it lives up to its reputation. The staff was super friendly, the place has a rustic vibe and the menu is limited but different. The burgers were delicious. Prices...More

1  Thank Ljmscope
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 02:00
Monday
15:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 02:00
Thursday
15:00 - 02:00
Friday
15:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19146-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-732-3429
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