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48 S 2nd St Philadelphia, PA 19106
48 South 2nd StreetUSPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia19106
$$Bar, RestaurantToday 12:00 pm – 2:00 am
Monday 11:30 am – 2:00 amTuesday 11:30 am – 2:00 amWednesday 11:30 am – 2:00 amThursday 11:30 am – 2:00 amFriday 11:30 am – 2:00 amSaturday 12:00 pm – 2:00 amSunday 12:00 pm – 2:00 am
Sassafras is the Grand Dame of neighborhood bars. A classic, cozy bar in cozy bar in the heart of Olde City.
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Romantic joint serving globally accented food & drinks in a warmly lit, wood-paneled setting.- Google
"Great bartenders, romantic atmosphere, live music on occasion."
"The sweet potato fries were hard and crunchy and flavorless."
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Luke Christopherson
in the last week
The atmosphere is cool, the food is good, furniture is a little stiff but that's part of the experience, repeat customer, try the pretzel mac and cheese.
Response from the owner - in the last week
Thanks Luke!
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Eric Andresen
8 months ago
Nice quiet bar with a great atmosphere, and a refreshing taste in music. Good wines, and a few beers. A tasty Philly Cheese steak too.
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Emerson Evans
9 months ago
good food and good service.
A Google User
5 years ago
I have to start with a positive: I loved my waiter/bartender. He was very friendly, funny, and competent. That is the end of anything positive I can say about this place. Oh, and the women's bathroom is nice and bigger than my apartment. The restaurant smells awful - like a bathroom, in fact. My water had two black pellets in it. The sweet potato fries were hard and crunchy and flavorless. There are so many great places to eat in Old City. This, unfortunately, isn't one of them.
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Lois Schaeffer
3 weeks ago
My favorite place in Old City. Has been for years. Love the ambiance the staff the food and the fancy drinks!!
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Fraggen Wrathbone
a year ago
Typical prices for the food and drink. The food is excellent every time I've been there (about half a dozen times in the past year). Great bartenders, romantic atmosphere, live music on occasion. Never a problem.
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Beth Tinnon
2 years ago
Chris the bartender was friendly and helpful. The cheese plate paired with the lost angel Pinot noir wine was great! I would recommend this place to friends. Oh and the ladies room is as big as a spa! LOL!
Dawn Faunce
2 years ago


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