St. Patrick’s Day in Philly: Green Tacos, Lucky Charm Beer, Ham Cabbage Pizza, Glitter Drinks and More!

The luck of the Irish is back! One year after the pandemic cancelled most restaurant events for St. Patrick’s Day and Weekend, Aversa PR clients are back with twelve ways to celebrate in a safe and socially distanced way for 2021.

There’s something for everyone this year – including:

* John Henry’s Pub – Main Line celebration returns to Downtown Ardmore.
* The Olde Bar – St. Patrick’s happy hour drink and food specials.
* Evil Genius – Lucky charms infused beer, Skittles infused beer, St. Paddy’s quizzo.
* Bridget Foy’s – After 3 years, Bridget’s annual St. Patrick’s celebration is back!
* Jerry’s Bar – Reopened after four months and ready to celebrate.
* P’unk Burger – Burger and shake specials at the end of the rainbow.
* SliCE – Special St. Patrick’s Day themed pizza that makes a special appearance!
* SET NoLibs – Their first St. Patrick’s celebration since grand opening in Philly with green tacos and nachos, cocktail specials, giveaways, etc with socially distanced reserved seating.
* BRU Craft & Wurst – Green beer is back with new glitter twist this year!
* Tradesman’s – Green beer, glitter plus special food features and outside seating.
* Finn McCool’s – Green beer, food features, ample outside seating.
* Village Whiskey -Special lamb burger of the month and whiskey features.

1) John Henry’s Pub
98 Cricket Ave
Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003
(610) 726-9193

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

John Henry’s each and every year hosts one of the Main Line’s most festive celebrations. For 2021, make a reservation for socially distanced seating inside or outside. Wear your mask. Come ready to celebrate the luck of the Irish with special food features including ham and cabbage, potato soup, fish and chips, shepards pie appetizer balls, Irish beers, Irish whiskey tasting – and Irish dancers from 6:00pm to 6:30pm.

2) Evil Genius Beer Company
1727 N Front St
Philadelphia PA 19122
(215) 425-6820

St. Patrick’s Day Quizzo and TWO Special Beer Release

Beer Release – Magically Delicious – March 12th

Beer Release – Ermahgerd Skurtles – March 23rd
St. Patricks Day – Open 3:00pm to 8:00pm, Happy Hour 4:00pm to 6:30pm, Quizzo 7:00pm

Follow the rainbow of Skittles to the end of the rainbow for a magically delicious beer made with heaps of Lucky Charms Cereals! In March, look for TWO special beer releases themed around St. Patrick’s. First up, on March 12th, look for the debut of  Magically Delicious sold in 4packs of 16oz Cans – 7.2% Hazy Oatmeal IPA brewed with heaps of Lucky Charms Cereal, Mosaic and Chinook Hops. Then on March 23rd, drink the rainbow with the release of Ermahgerd Skurtles sold in 4packs of 16oz Cans – a Kettle Sour. This mouth-puckering beer was brewed with sour Skittles and aged on Key Lime and Cherry puree. On St. Patrick’s Day itself, look for a special St. Patrick’s Day celebration in the Lab with indoor socially distanced seating, beer, food (corned beef hash special), Dropkick Murphys and Flogging Molly concerts on the TV before/after Quizzo, and special St. Patricks Quizzo.

3) Bridget Foy’s
200 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 922-1813

St. Patrick’s Weekend and Day Celebration

Before the fire, locals, visitors and neighbors not only dined at the South Street hot spot, but they also spent all the major holidays there. Now, three years later, the St. Patrick’s Day celebration we have known for decades is back again – in a socially distanced way. Bridget, Paul, John and Bernadette present one of their favorite holidays. Beginning for dinner service Friday March 12 thru Sunday March 14th, and on Wednesday March 17th, they will be offering the following dinner specials (4pm-9pm):  Guinness Beef Stew, Corned Beef & Cabbage, Chocolate Whiskey Cake with chocolate buttercream and baileys ganache, Guinness Draft, Irish Whiskey Flight and Irish Coffee – plus other surprises.

4) Jerry’s Bar
129 W Laurel St,
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Jerry’s Famous St. Paddy’s Day Brunch – March 13 and 14

Jerry’s Bar is back open after being closed for several months. The Northern Liberties hot spot and corner staple bar and restaurant returns with indoor and outdoor seating, plus courtyard garden seating. Indoors look for the innovative mini dining booths with top to bottom plexiglass for added safety. For St. Paddy’s Day Brunch, enjoy on Saturday, March 13th and Sunday, March 14th starting at 9:00am with Traditional Irish Fare, Irish Spirits and Drafts, Food and Drink Specials and Inspired Cocktails. Eat drink and be Irish at Jerry’s famous annual celebration – back in 2021. Reservations available now by visiting the website or Open Table.
5) Punk Burger
1823 Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 468-PUNK (7865)

St. Patrick’s Inspired Burger and Shake for March

Marlo and Jason Dilks present their favorite holiday burger and shake pairing with the return of the OH Rueben STUFFED Burger and the Lucky Charms Milkshake.

OH Rueben Burger $14
Beef patty stuffed with Swiss cheese then topped with corned beef, sauerkraut, more Swiss cheese, fried pickles, and Thousand Island dressing.

Lucky Charms Shake $9
Vanilla Icecream blended with marshmallow and Lucky Charms. Topped with whipped cream and more Lucky Charms

Available March 6th through March 31, 2021 for take-out, delivery or dine-in. Outside seating available on nice weather days. Select indoor seating available. Take-out and delivery encouraged.

6-8) Craft Concepts Group

Finn McCool’s Ale House
118 S 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 923-3090

BRU Craft & Wurst
1316 Chestnut St,
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 800-1079

1322 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(267) 457-3994

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Weekend and Day

Green Beer with Glitter, Plus Specials
Head to Midtown Village and Center City to celebrate St. Patrick’s on Saturday, March 13th and Wednesday, March 17th. Craft Concepts Group presents St. Patrick’s food and drink features – including the return of their green beer – and this year you can add a touch of the pot of gold with edible glitter for only $1.00 more! Guests can enjoy 16 ounces of light beer from selections on draft – all green for the luck of the Irish. Edible green glitter is new and only $1.00 extra this year. At BRU and Tradesman’s, look for Irish Coffee, drink features, and BRU Bangers and Mash – available for indoor and outdoor seating, private heated tents available, and cocktails/food to go. At Finn McCool’s look for expanded outdoor seating for these special two days, plus drink features, food features, Irish Coffee, and Traditional bangers and mash. Tradesman’s and Finn McCool’s will offer added service for food and drink for take-out. Wear your mask, plan to socially distanced and make your reservations today!
9) SliCE
Citywide Delivery:  215-463-0868
Fishtown, 431 East Girard Ave., Philadelphia, 215-425-1555
Italian Market, 1180 S. 10th St., Philadelphia, 215-463-0868
Washington Twp., 137 Egg Harbor Rd., New Jersey, 856-302-5099

Special St. Patrick’s Pizza returns March 12th through March 21st

SliCE serves up a St. Patrick’s Day inspired pie with a white pizza, olive oil, mozzarella, swiss cheese, family-recipe ham and cabbage, and finished with spicy mustard. Also, available in a Calzone or Stromboli by special request. Available for take-out or delivery from any location, or for delivery across Center City. Small $14, Large $20, Vegan Small $17, Vegan Large $23, Gluten Free $17.  Vegan has vegan bacon and vegan cheese.
10) SET NoLibs
1030 N 2nd St #101-102
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(267) 519-9790

St. Patrick’s Day Drink and Food Specials

SET NoLibs will feature food and drink specials all day on March 17th. Look for corned beef sliders, loaded corned beef nachos with green corn tortilla chips, corned beef tacos with green corn tortillas, plus whiskey, cocktail and beer specials. Teeling Whiskey will be on hand with giveaways and tastings. Watch for your chance to win swag, t-shirts, beads and other fun surprises. Book your table for indoor dining, outdoor dining and dining in heated tents. Reservations on website or Open Table.

11) The Olde Bar
125 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

St. Patrick’s Week Happy Hour

Garces fans can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day from March 17th to March 21st with St. Patrick’s Happy Hour Specials from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at The Olde Bar in Old City.  The special happy hour includes Irish Tea Party (Happy Hour only $6.00) (Jameson, Absinthe, Sweet Green Tea, Sorrel Leaf), Beer and Shot (Happy Hour only $6.00) (2Sp Baby Bob Stout and a shot of whiskey) and Corned Beef Fries, Beer and Shot for $10. Plus, look for a special cocktail to run all open hours –  Cameron’s Kick (Jameson, Grants, House Made Orgeat, Lemon, Connemara Peated Whiskey) for $11. Specials are available for those dining in – indoor seating available, masks and social distancing required. For reservations visit the website or Open Table.

12) Village Whiskey
118 S 20th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 665-1088

St. Paddy’s Day Inspired Burger of the Month

Village Whiskey is back open and ready to celebrate with a burger found at the end of the rainbow. Look for To Fineghy and Beyond all month long – featuring Lamb Burger, Irish Dubliner Cheddar, Jameson Cipollini Onions, Guinness Mustard, Bread & Butter Pickles, served on a Potato Bun. Also, look for special and extensive selections of Whiskey to pair with your burger during the month of March. Available for indoor seating in the new dining room or original bar.dining room – polus for ake-out and delivery.


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