Top 11 Philly Eateries from 'Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives'

These classic Philadelphia eateries have been featured on 'Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives'
Philadelphia Eateries From 'Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives'

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We've picked out our favorite meals from every Philadelphia restaurant featured on 'Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives.'

We rounded up all the Philadelphia restaurants featured so far on “Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives,” and highlighted their best menu offerings so you can make the most of your next Philly food tour. From a Southern-style diner that puts brisket on top of Fritos, to an irresistible jerk chicken shop, these charming eateries prove that Philadelphia can get pretty exotic.

Best of all, most of these spots also offer a truly impressive roster of beers on tap, or let you BYOB, four letters that improve any meal. We hope that this list will inspire you to explore each restaurant’s menu further, and don’t forget to check out the desserts while you’re at it. Sour cream pound cake, Jewish apple cake, and vegan peanut butter pie are just a few of the incredible items we found in Philly.

Most of our menu selections range from $10 to $20, and rest assured that all meal portions are enormous. Many of these restaurants change their menus frequently to make the most of local ingredients, so make sure to visit often.

For a more in-depth look at our favorite 'Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives' in Philadelphia, check out our slideshow.

Good Dog Bar

Average Plate: $13

Must Try: The Good Dog Burger

224 S 15th St, Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 985-9600


Geechee Girl Rice Café

Average plate: $20

Must Try: Fried Chicken, Potato salad and coleslaw

5946 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 843-8113


Honey's Sit 'n Eat

Average Plate: $10

Must Try: Honey Christo

800 N 4th St, Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 925-1150


Memphis Taproom

Average Plate: $12

Must Try: Smoked Coconut Club

2331 E Cumberland St., Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 425-4460


Percy Street Barbecue

Average Plate: $15

Must Try: The Lockhart

900 South St, Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 625-8510


Silk City Diner

Average Plate: $12

Must Try: Buttermilk Chicken

435 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 592-8838


South Philadelphia Tap Room

Average Plate: $10

Must Try: Country Time Pork Meatloaf

1509 Mifflin St., Philadelphia, Pa.


Standard Tap

Average Plate: $16

Must Try: Duck Confit Salad

901 N Second St., Philadelphia, Pa.

Pa.(215) 238-0630


The Dining Car & Market

Average Plate: $11

Must Try: Chicken Croquettes 

8826 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 338-5113


The Jamaican Jerk Hut

Average Plate: $12

Must Try: Jerk Chicken Platter 

1436 South St., Philadelphia, Pa.

(215) 545-8644


The Sidecar Bar & Grille

Average Plate: $12

Must Try: Open-faced Chicken and Biscuit Sandwich 

2201 Christian St., Philadelphia, Pa.


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