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Devil's Den

4.0
186 reviews
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$30 and under
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Gastro Pub
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  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Fit for Foodies

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Specializing in the very best craft beers and artisan drinks, the Devil's Den in Philadelphia, PA offers up the highest quality pub fare. With more than 200 bottled beers and 17 rotating draft selections, it is the ultimate neighborhood destination.

The Zagat mentioned Devil's Den does more than dole out amazing brews, though and the food menu is going to pair up well with any of the beers as well as the wine and cocktail selections. The foods are very shareable and include small plates like duck fries, wings and nachos. There are also mussels, all kinds of hearty sandwiches and even generously sized burgers. If beer and pub food are your favorites, be sure to visit Devil's Den soon.

Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Gastro Pub, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Monday - Friday 11am - 2am
Saturday & Sunday Brunch 10:30 am - 3pm Dinner 3pm - 2am
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Phone number
(215) 339-0855
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Paul Trowbridge
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Private party facilities
Please email carly@barrenhillavern.com or call 484-344-5438 for information
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Private party contact
Carly Sokoloff: (484) 344-5438
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Ellsworth
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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4.0based on all time ratings
3.8
food
3.9
service
3.8
ambience
4.3
value
Noise · Moderate
97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined on June 19, 2016

Great food and amazing beer selection! Great location for sports.

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4.0Dined on May 27, 2016

Food was great. Happy hour prices are great. The beer list is one of the reasons we like the place. Good atmosphere and service.

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4.0Dined on March 22, 2016

Devil's Den has better than average bar food, making mention of the best variety of muscles around. Love it.

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3.0Dined on March 19, 2016

Way too loud for us. Couldn't hear each other to talk. Guess we're too old for that kind of bar scene.
Food and service were good.

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4.0Dined on March 19, 2016

Brunch was really good. Service was amazing. Highly recommend their cheddar jalapeno biscuits.

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5.0Dined on March 6, 2016

Went here for the first time over the weekend for my boyfriend's birthday and we had the perfect night. From the great service, to the warm fireplace and delicious food. We ordered the burger on the menu and started with the nachos as an appetizer. At the end of our meal, our server brought out a brownie with a candle in it. We had such a great night. We will be back!

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2016

We had a double date for Valentines Day. The first table they say us was a little drafty. They were very accommodating, and relocated us to the fireplace table. The food is always outstanding, and we love to visit and have the amazing Short Rib Cheesesteak. Always great service! This is one of my go to restaurants with clients for great beer and awesome food!

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2016

Food was outstanding, server was attentive, and ambiance was great. Will definitely be coming back soon!

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5.0Dined on February 7, 2016

Went with a group of friends for the Superbowl and our service was on point, draft list extensive, clean facilities, and good food. What more could you ask for? Highly recommend.

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5.0Dined on February 7, 2016

Normally my soon to be husband and myself hate to go out on Super Bowl Sunday. But this time we were happy we did. The bar was not horribly crowded. We made reservations for dinner an hour before the game. Our waitress was so nice and helpful we were able to complete our meal with our coffee seated at the bar so we could watch the game. The drinks were reasonably priced and the bartender was also courteous and knowledgeable. It was just perfect! What a great evening! Thank you for the best Super Bowl Sunday experience.

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4.0Dined on February 6, 2016

Cold, close together and loud

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5.0Dined on January 30, 2016

Enjoyed a delicious meal fit for a Belgian king.
Fireside seating is romantic and homey.

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5.0Dined on January 5, 2016

Mussels were tremendous. Great neighborhood spot. Hit it en route to flyers game. Beer selection is solid. Will definitely return.

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3.0Dined on December 26, 2015

Great beer bar.

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4.0Dined on December 24, 2015

Great neighborhood place always good food, good beer list.

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5.0Dined on November 21, 2015

Awesome selection of craft beers. Awesome offers with staple comfort foods but with a slight twist. Food service was really fast. Atmosphere was very comfortable and casual.

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4.0Dined on November 13, 2015

Devil's Den is a great spot to enjoy craft beer and delicious food. It is not a particularly large venue, so it does get a little noisy, but you kind of don't notice after a few beers ;)

They have a diverse specials menu for dinner. I enjoyed the butternut squash ravioli, which was great. My boyfriend had the falafel sandwich and we started with a cheese plate. Our friend had beef stroganoff. The food was delicious and the variety is great! You really can't go wrong.

The beer selection is of course wonderful. The only beer that we wanted which was out was the Abbey Double from Flying Fish, but we can understand why the keg kicked... it's a great beer! There were plenty of other options as well.

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4.0Dined on October 19, 2015

Devil's Den is our go-to restaurant when we want a comfortable, welcoming neighborhood dinner. Love this place, especially the charred romaine salad

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5.0Dined on October 4, 2015

Great brunch service!! Excellent bacon, bloody Mary. The burger portion was a nice size, but the pork belly and poached egg dish seemed small. I was still hungry, craving more pork belly.

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4.0Dined on September 8, 2015

Great bar in south Philly. Not quite a gastro pub but had an interesting menu. Also had a nice beer selection on tap and in bottles/ cans. I really enjoyed the cheese fries (fresh cut) and the carnitas tacos. The waiter, Patrick, was awesome; he was knowledgable about the menu and always there to fill a glass (both water and beer). I will be returning the next time I am in town.

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1.0Dined on September 1, 2015

Terrible !

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5.0Dined on June 2, 2015

Staff was fantastic from the host to the sever the manager even talked to the table she was amazing . It was a great time

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4.0Dined on May 24, 2015

Was there for the kick off of beer week , had dinner everything was good but it took us a while to get our drinks .

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5.0Dined on May 12, 2015

From the time we walked in everything was great . The host he was very polite and helpful and was happy to give us an out side table. Our server Jill was great kept our waters full as it was a pretty humid evening. The food was great we ordered nachos, duck buns,mussels,hummus & a cheese plate my friends are still raving about the duck buns all the food was perfect and came out in a Timely manner . The beer list was a nice size I ordered Moscow mules which were made perfect . couldn't have asked for a better evening out with friends . Will be returning for sure!

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4.0Dined on May 10, 2015

This corner spot has great flow from the bar to the dinning area. Ceiling to floor windows bring in the light and connect with the outdoor tables. We don't have a pet, but they provided water bowls for dogs of the outside customers. We ate brunch and the main menu and specials were all delicious. We had a big party and sampled most of the items. All were satisfied. We highly recommend Devils Den for brunch, lunch, or just to have a few drinks at the bar.

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2015

Excellent burgers !

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4.0Dined on March 7, 2015

Nice beer selection and very good brunch menu. Duck fries are completely decedent.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2015

What a gem! I can't wait to go back. Definitely try the coconut curry, lemongrass, ginger mussels. That was one of the best dishes I've ever had. Loved the smell of the wood fireplace in the middle too.

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2015

Best cheese fries!

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5.0Dined on February 8, 2015

In my reservation request, I asked for any seat that wasn't right next to the kitchen. I asked for this because its my first anniversary, and im 21, so im usually sat there. Guess where I was sat. Food was okay, smallish portions. Nothing exciting or unique about from where I sat, uses the same bus bins as most

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5.0Dined on January 30, 2015

Excellent GastroPub food. Very fresh ingredients. Good value. Awesome beer offerings.

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4.0Dined on December 6, 2014

Went here for a casual date and had a wonderful experience. The atmosphere was lively enough to make it fun, but not so loud that my date and I could not converse. The food was delicious. We did a bunch of apps and were pleased with everything. Also, the beer list is fairly substantial and the waitstaff was super helpful with their recommendations. Even though it is removed from center city, I would definitely go back.

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4.0Dined on December 1, 2014

If your priority is variety of interesting draft beer, this is a great place. Convenient place to try a variety of beers and get a bite to eat before the game. Not the healthiest menu, but the customers are generally young enough not to care. I would like to return but will be more careful when ordering. The food is plentiful, small plates are larger than expected, and for some that is a turn-off. If you can put up with large portions and great beer, you will love this place.

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4.0Dined on November 23, 2014

Solid neighborhood gastro-pub. Very cool inside, great bar space. Dining quarters a little tight. Great selection of beer on tap. Brunch menu was small, but solid.

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3.0Dined on November 14, 2014

Great burgers and delicious cheese platter at this classic neighborhood joint in south Philly. Terrific pre-theater find - we were headed to Theatre Exile a few blocks away.

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4.0Dined on October 31, 2014

Nice location in South Philly with a good draft list and creative and delicious offerings.

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5.0Dined on October 12, 2014

Went for brunch this Sunday. My boyfriend and I both got the biscuit and sausage gravy. It was amazing. Also the bacon was the best I've ever had.

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5.0Dined on September 21, 2014

Great Sunday brunch spot in Philly! It was a bit noisy bc we sat near the bar on a game day. The mimosas made up for it. Great eggs too!

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4.0Dined on September 6, 2014

Searched for a place to go after game at Link. Found this on OpenTable. Friendly, easy to find and good food. We had mussels, oysters, pork belly and seared scallops. Everything was great. Unbelievable beer selection

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2.0Dined on August 22, 2014

I was disappointed in everything about this place...the food, the wait (no one wanted to take our order) and of course the food was just okay. I believe the place is good for all kinds of beer, but drink don't eat.

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