717 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 +1 215 925 6000
Union Trust Steakhouse is nestled in an old bank circa 1888 and has towering walls with huge modern tubular chandeliers, giving it an intimate look. A lovely staircase leads you from the main dining room to a mezzanine floor that overlooks the street. You will see a mix of casual diners, business set and special occasion diners enjoying the steakhouse cuisine. Their bar boasts an exhaustive (500) wine list to complement their menu. UTS can house around 300 people easily with its comfy chairs and tables. Though it is slightly on the expensive side, the succulent meat, tender seafood and the ambience makes up for it.
99 South 17th Street The Westin Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 563 6930
Winthorpe and Valentine is an upscale and contemporary American restaurant located inside the Westin Philadelphia. This grand restaurant done up in dark wood along with red chairs and cozy banquettes with a broad farmhouse table made from a fallen black walnut tree, is the centerpiece of the restaurant. Whether you are here for a business lunch/dinner or just to unwind, Winthorpe and Valentine has a serene atmosphere to help you relax and enjoy your drinks at the crimson lounge, basking in from its marble hearth fireplace and relishing the light fare. Lunch can be some truffle fries and sliders or dinner pangs can be satiated by a Pepper Crusted Rib-Eye or some Slow Roasted Amish Chicken and some wine. If you don't want any of these, but just want to have some cool cocktails and dainty snacks, then head to the bar and indulge yourselves.
2030 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 665 9720
The Flashpoint Theatre was established in July 2003, and created a flutter in Philadelphia's theater scene that same year in October. Having collaborated with over 100 emerging and established artistes, the stage has been set for some of the most inventive theatrical productions, all of which see the performers breaking out of the traditional moulds. Check website for upcoming events.
111 South 17th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 564 1515/+1 267 315 2285
The G Lounge is a chic, sophisticated club that is visited by the creme de la creme of Philadelphia and its neighboring cities. The club features an enticing event calender that includes DJ nights, live musicals, concerts and private parties that are attended by a number of celebrities. The drinks served here are an eclectic mix of the best beverages found in the region. To add to this is the classy ambiance of the place which makes it an ideal destination to spend a few intimate moments with loved ones. The Mogul Room located within the G Lounge is used for private functions that are meant for a selected few.
1701 John F Kennedy Boulevard The Comcast Center Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 567 7111
Table 31 is an upscale Italian steakhouse serving seafood, homemade pastas along with one of the finest selections of USDA Prime steaks and chops. Located in the Comcast Center, this huge restaurant offers its diners various creative dining options which includes two beautiful bars, ground and second floor dining areas, a cozy second floor mezzanine lounge and more. Table 31 will give you an amazing dining experience which will remain with you for a very long time.
114 South 12th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 +1 215 873 0400
TPDS Club has been in the business since long, hosting a number of parties and events. The crowd frequenting this place are in their mid 20's who come here to have a good time. There is nothing special about this place except for it plays some very hip music which is very liked by the people who come here, let their hair down and have a blast. Themed nights are very popular with the locals. The TPDS Club is also rented out for events and parties to the public.
210 West Rittenhouse Square Rittenhouse Hotel Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 546 9000
Located in the very serene and beautiful Rittenhouse Hotel, this is a ideal spot for a cup of tea in lazy afternoons. Mary Cassatt Tea Room and Garden has a wonderful atmosphere with a lovely garden view and elegant interiors complete with cute lampshades all around. Behind the beautiful French doors is the garden which has lovely flowers and greenery all around which is refreshing change from stuffy cafes and dining areas. Served here are some real exotic and refreshing teas with some delicious pastries and pies as accompaniments. You can take the experience a step further by going the Queens way with a glass of Crémant, Marquis de la Tour and champagne biscuits.
250 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19102 +1 215 732 5446
This 1874-seater Merriam Theater, in the University of the Arts, showcases the the works of the Performance Arts department students of this college. The theater is part of the Theater League of Philadelphia which is committed to showcasing the finest talent in Philadelphia. Apart from student performances, several professional troupes and artists perform here regularly. More information on that is available on the website. Alternatively, you could call up the box office for ticket information.
1221 St. James Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 +1 215 735 5772
They say variety is the spice of life and Pure proves this to perfection. With each floor being different, the basement aka the pink lounge with pastel rabbit-fur walls, hosts both karaoke and sing-along's accompanied by piano music. On the main floor, the blue velor booth is flanked by a giant dance floor where people dance the night away. Here you can also find Gymnasts swinging on the suspended swings as the DJ spins the latest tracks. Tired of all the dancing and simply want to lounge around? Head to the Mezzanine level which offers a 270 degree view of the dance-floor below. All in all, a great place to spice up your nightlife.
720 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 +1 215 413 7720
If you dig music then Pinnacle Nightclub is the place for you. Pinnacle Nightclub is a heaven for party lovers with some of the biggest names from the rap and hip-hop genre like Wayne Wonder, Lil Bow Wow, Omarion all showcasing their talents here. There is no shortage of quality music at this venue especially if you are into hip-hop and reggae. The bands and performers put on some great shows at this venue, and this club is know to throw some of the best and most happening parties around Philly.
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