The Plough and the Stars

Row 1

123 Chestnut St (at 2nd St)
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 733-0300
$ $
Mon–Sun: 11:30 AM–2:00 AM

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  • Bring your own instrument to join in Sunday evening traditional Irish jam sessions.
  • Absolutely fantastic, perfectly proportioned eggs Benedict with lump crab meat and bloody Mary "with a kick"
  • Look for John Joe the bartender.. Great Scottish bartender. Tell him Jeff sent you. Also, good Irish bands every Friday night.
  • Friday night: worst DJ ever'
  • Bros...and a lack of personal space
  • Quiet during the day, but definitely picks up at night. Friendly bartender. Be sure to get the Evil Eye IPA while they still have it!
  • Friendly bartender, great to go to during the day when it isn't crowded. Get the Evil Eye IPA!!
  • A great name that represents the struggles, but thats it, a wee bit Lace Curtain Irish for me, actually a lot of lace curtain for me, ill tale Paddys on 2nd and Race comparable to the btgm of titanic
  • The dj sucks...
  • Try the Olde City Iced Tea--really good!
  • Very crowded and never any specials, but the awesome music makes up for it!
  • If you go in the wintertime, there is a cozy fireplace!!
  • If you don't mind a lot of people around you and you want to listen to good music this is the place to be! Or if your celebrating a birthday because they announce your name over and over and dedicate
  • Drink with andrew spencer
  • Great place to sit outside and enjoy a cocktail and people watch.... Bonus is the Jazz wafting across the street from the pub - romantic find
  • Guinness casserole was very good. The sauce along with the beef and mashed potatoes superb
  • Love the sausage rolls and the UK beer selection. Not a bad place to watch the game either; they have a big projector screen on the wall.
  • Mussels, Smoked Salmon, Pork Tenderloin!!!
  • Best fireplace in town!
  • The address is 123 Chestnut St but the entrance is well up 2nd St, close to the parking garage.