Philadelphia, PA - London Grill - Striking a perfect balance between a cozy neighborhood pub and fine dining restaurant, London Grill has remained among of the city’s most popular restaurants since 1991.
Located in the historic Fairmount Distric, a short walk from the Barnes Foundation the Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Franklin Institute and its neighboring museums, the beloved restaurant and bar has gained a reputation for creative menus that draw on American comfort favorites and cuisines from around the world. London Grill debuted their new sister restaurant, Paris Wine Bar (2303 Fairmount Avenue, 215-978-4545), in the spring of 2012; Berch McNally, who has long been at the forefront of the city’s craft beer and cocktail movements, is proud to bring the same vision and focus to local wines in a charming, French-inspired setting next door to London Grill.
Specials and Events:
Fairmount favorite London Grill invites fans and friends to join them for a pint at the pub this August. The landmark neighborhood restaurant and bar will serve a smart menu of summery pub favorites, perfect for pairing with their famed list of craft beers, local wines and enticing cocktails. Chef Michael McNally developed the playful August offerings, available exclusively until Labor Day.
The pub menu is loaded with warm weather-friendly dishes, and will include:
- Sauteed Mussels with tomato sauce and garlic bread
- Classic Fish-n-Chips with tartar sauce and malt vinegar
- “New” England Lobster Roll with hand-picked lobster meat
- Duck Sausage Sandwich with foie gras “schmear,” Brie and caramelized onions
- Artisanal Cheese Plate with seasonal cheeses, homemade jams and crisp crostini
Fans of the famed London Burger with a choice of toppings on a toasted English muffin will be happy to know that it shares space on the summer pub menu with the new dishes; other gems from London’s newly revamped menu such as the Swordfish BLT with cilantro aioli on a seeded roll with chips also feature alongside the seasonal additions, and will remain once the full menu returns after Labor Day.
2303 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia PA.