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The Bards Irish Bar

Irish Restaurants, Bars, Brew Pubs, Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch Restaurants, Family Style Restaurants, Restaurants
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Parking: Street, Valet

Wi-Fi: No

Bike Parking: Yes

Attire: Casual

Good For Family: Yes

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Cuisines: Irish, European, Continental

Alcohol: Beer, Full Bar

Takes Reservations: Yes

Outdoor Seating: No

Specialties: Weddings, Private Functions, Bridal Events, Parties

Price Range : Average

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Bard's is a MUST try!

My husband & I ate dinner their 12/28/10 and had a wonderful evening. Our waitress service was not that nice, but the owner's wife was just lovely and very accomodating. The food was great right from the appetizer to the dessert! The bailey's irish creme brulee is a must try--best dessert I ever tasted! Great atmosphere too:)

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great food

This place has it all, tremendous food, great beer and atmosphere. Worth finding seaking out. First stop next time I go to Philadelphia

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Awesome Spot

You want a great, low key, genuine pub? The Bards is it. The place is cozy (working fireplace in the winter), friendly staff who may play video games with you or just hang out and enjoy the bangers and mash. The Bards is a 180 from the Irish pub two doors down. The Bards offers a more genuine group of people who would would rather try to beat you at darts than hook up for the night (though not unheard of). Great beer selection and good pub/Irish food, this is a pub to no be missed.

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Great Breakfast spot!

Came here and ordered the Irish Breakfast, it was PERFECT! I had missed having some good black/white pudding! This is a GREAT dark pub! Perfect makeout table around the corner from the bar! Music.... not the best, but I'll forgive them. Great spot!

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when i first moved to the downtown area, i was looking for a place to go after work for a beer or two... the bard's definitely became my afterwork destination!

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Great Time at the Bards

My family and I were visitying Philly, and we read a good review of the Bards so we thought we would check it out. It was great! We had a table in the front all by ourselves. It sat outside of the ""Irish cottage"". The ambience was really nice. I have been to Ireland, and the hospitality at the Bards was equal to that of the country. The food was really goo. The Guinness stew was fantastic. The boxty were great( we had the sheperd's pie filling.) I had the best pint of Guinness ever, ...view moreand the Atlantic chowder was bursting with fish. Even my 11 year old loved the place. I highly recommend The Bards if you are in Philly.view less

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Good food

The bar menu is pretty good and the regular entrees are decent. I think they have the best wings.

The dinner menu is a bit pricey though

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The best Irish bar ever!!!!!!!

This place is the real thing......staff, beer, food, what more do you need that ireland itself??? Very upset to hear that the lovely irish girl angela left, what did we do wrong to you???? I never stopped laughing if she was standing behind the bar, sorry boys!!!!!

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Great Irish Pub

A great pint of Guinness, good food and warm, friendly staff. Great live music.

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perfect pint

best pint on the east coast.real irish pint on the east coast

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