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Village Whiskey

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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118 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4454
+1 215-665-1088
Today
11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 23:00
Mon 11:30 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 10:30 - 01:00
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Malta, New York
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends & I had dinner at Village Whiskey based on the recommendation of our hotel staff. We all enjoyed our burgers. They have a very good vegetarian burger & while their fries are regularly cooked in duck fat, they also prepare vegetarian fries which were delicious. We would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Magnificent_U2
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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159 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was told that they're known for their burger so I ordered one with blue cheese. I also ordered the duck fat fries. Their was a very long wait for my food, which I was later told was due to their computer system needing to be re-booted. The burger was good but not really exceptional. The duck fat fries were... More 

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Thank Gordon175
Huntingdon
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

The atmosphere was comfortable. The service was great. I had the Whiskey special burger. It was big, tasty, fresh, and delicious. It was a bit expensive but the cost reflected the quality.

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Thank X7248LCmichaelf
Hopkinton ri
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had a short wait for a seat but the food was terrific. Had the Whiskey King burger with the Foie Gras, expensive but awesome. And the duck fat fries are to die for.

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Thank Rcthayer
Craftsbury Common, Vermont
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I called in advance and asked if they take reservations and was told no. Asked if it was a family friendly establishment and was told yes. Went there with a hungry 7 year old only to be told there is an hour and a half wait... you should train your staff to answer honestly and not try to bring people... More 

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Thank millostar
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

If you're on the hunt for a good burger, you won't be disappointed by the food here, but don't miss Shake Shack across Sansom Street. Better value, friendlier staff, and no attitude from the people at the reception desk.

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Thank George K
New York City, New York
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

The menu here is impressive - it has everything indulgent you could imagine from fried pickles, to alcoholic milkshakes (the smores one is the best), chicken and waffles, duck fat fries with short ribs on top, and a burger made with foie gois, bacon, and gruyere. I was so excited to sit down here for brunch with so many delicious... More 

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Thank Christine M
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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290 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I had been wanting to try Village Whiskey for a couple months and finally had the chance. The atmosphere is exactly what from a good whiskey bar, comfortable, crowded and active. We visited during lunch and there never seemed to be an empty bar stool or table during the hour and a half that we were there and most of... More 

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Thank Scott M
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The best burger ever! We came in town for the day and made a bee line here to try the burgers. We were not disappointed! Great service too.

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Saw this place on The Food Network show Burgers, Brew and Que. Amazing burgers. Great beer and whisky selection. Will definitely go back. It was pricy but let's be realistic....it's a boutique restaurant in downtown Philly. You want a cheap burger? Find a McDonalds. If you want a great dining experience in a hip cool establishment, that you will tell... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4454
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-665-1088

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?