The Dolphin Tavern

Dive Bar
$ $
1539 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 278-7950
8:00pm - 2:00am
8:00pm - 2:00am
8:00pm - 2:00am
8:00pm - 2:00am



  • This newly renovated South Philly bar boasts some of the best dance parties in the city. The disco-vibe dance floor will have you totally entranced, all night long.
  • "No asses or glasses" on the dancing table or the bartenders will put you in a headlock. Smoked marble/plastic bar - timeless cornerstone of humanity turned dance club.
  • The dancers were just sitting around in Halloween costumes.
  • The happy hour deals can't be beat. Try to be here during a performance, or else the dance floor can be a very strange place.
  • $6 rum n coke n cheapest need is tecate $2.75 with a $5 cover
  • tip the dancers!
  • On Friday and Saturday nights, buy those hard-working ladies a drink. They deserve it!
  • Don't expect to find soap or toilet paper in the men's room. They're both hidden behind the bar.
  • Do not bring anything into Dolphin that you don't want to wreak of cigarettes later.
  • Get there at the top of the hour.
  • Get the frog from the claw machine
  • friday and saturday has dancers. go in on monday order a beer and a shot and tip Cindy 2 dollas.
  • Ja rule, 50 cent and Lauren hill made a visit
  • Went and was held outside for an hour, they claimed it was at max capacity yet with in the time I was outside maybe 6 people left & when i got in club wasnt close to full. F this place B.S.!!!
  • Fantastic dancing in a divey atmosphere. Just expect to pay a cover.
  • Solid little club, would be nice if they had an outside area.
  • Best place to go dance, period. Crowd is not snobby, great DJs in a small room, a real gem right now.
  • Catch a great DJ set here on a weekday! A place to avoid on weekends when overrun with college bros.
  • I'm here every Friday!!! Woo hoo. Love the bar tender. Friendly and very nice to talk to ... Will be back often . Julia is a goddess :) !!!!
  • Half off all drinks 8-10

Nearby places

1221 Saint James St (btwn S 13th & S Camac St)
1734 Snyder Ave (btwn 17th & 18th)
1135 S Broad St (at Ellsworth St.)