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City Tavern

Colonial America is recreated at this authentic tavern in Old City

City Tavern

Try a taste of Colonial Philadelphia at City Tavern. Credit: J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia


City Tavern offers a historic dining experience, complete with Colonial haute cuisine, costumed wait staff, and Colonial-era drinks and desserts.

Award-winning Chef Walter Staib earned his restaurant a Five Star Diamond Award with his hearty choices of traditional American cuisine, like the turkey pot pie in a delectable sherry cream sauce. In the warm-weather months, diners can enjoy the traditional American cuisine from a garden-side seat.

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