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This historic tavern was established in 1921 and is known for their signature steak-and-grilled-salami sandwich, the Schmitter, which you can also score at Citizens Bank Park and Lincoln Financial Field.
A Philly landmark since 1905, Cherry Street Tavern serves up eats like oven-roasted beef sandwiches, has four flatscreens to watch the game, and boasts over 30 brews to choose from.
Family owned and operated since 1900, this historic Italian joint is the oldest one in the country, and serves up classic boot food like chicken cacciatore, meatballs with linguine, and more.
Owned by UPenn's musical comedy troupe of the same name, the former stable/church/carriage house -- and current historic landmark -- has an old-school hunting lodge-inspired interior, and is even available for parties.
Imagine: the year was 1860, Lincoln was elected, and McGillin's Olde Ale House first opened. It's safe to say they place is doing something right, because generations of people can't be wrong. This is the oldest continuously operating tavern in Philly. They have since changed the beer taps, we promise.