Where to Get an Old Fashioned in Philadelphia

Philadelphia's Best of Old Fashioned

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Best Old Fashioned Cocktails in PhillyPhiladelphia, PA - Philadelphia is known for its great cocktail bars, and one drink that comes to mind is the classic Old Fashioned or the grandfather of cocktails. Crafted with a hint of sugar muddled with bitters and topped with twist citrus, Below are our PhillyBite Staff Picks of the Best Old Fashioned Cocktails in Philly.

The Best Old Fashioned in Philly

The first use of the name “Old Fashioned” for a Bourbon whiskey cocktail was said to have been at the Pendennis Club, a gentlemen’s club founded in 1881 in Louisville, Kentucky. The recipe was said to have been invented by a bartender at that club in honor of Colonel James E. Pepper, a prominent bourbon distiller, who brought it to the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel bar in New York City.

Village Whiskey Old Fashioned

Village Whiskey - Featuring an extensive spirits collection with more than 200 whiskeys along with being one of Philadelphia's best burger /bar, Village Whiskey is a great spot to relax with an Old Fashioned. 118 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

Village Whiskey’s Old Fashioned -Old Grand-Dad Bonded Bourbon, Angostura, Sugar, Lemon

Lloyd's Old Fashioned

Lloyd - Small local tavern with an upbeat feel serving up gastropub fare alongside plenty of craft beers & brown spirits. 529 E Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125

Spiced Grapefruit Old Fashioned - Jim Beam Black, Pamplemousse & xila ancho liqueurs, bitters, twist

Steak 48 Old Fashioned

Steak 48 Philadelphia - the finest steaks and high-quality seafood in an intimate and vibrant setting. With a hand-crafted cocktail made from local ingredients or a selection from our impressive scotch collection or 3,000 bottles wine vault. Center City, 260 South Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19102

Walnut 46 - Maker’s Mark 46, demerara, walnut bitters, luxardo cherry, orange

Red Owl Tavern Old Fashioned

Red Owl Tavern offers an extensive cocktails menu using fresh juices, herbs, and purees, along with a deep selection of whiskeys, gins, craft brews, and a thoughtfully curated wine list. 433 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Red Owl Taverns Old Fashioned - classic old fashioned

Tippling Place Old Fashioned

Tippling Place - This stylish craft cocktail bar offers seasonal & classic libations in a midcentury parlor. 2006 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Tippling Place Old Fashioned - Bourbon, angostura


Written By: Philly Bite Magazines Staff

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