Red Owl Tavern’s Chinatown Pop-Up on Christmas Day
Holidays / Menus / Old City

Red Owl Tavern’s Chinatown Pop-Up on Christmas Day

There are plenty of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner options in the city. Eater Philly has it covered. Both of those days will be spent with my family, but if I had to choose one of the options in the city, I’d chose Red Owl Tavern. They took a page from A Christmas Story and … Continue reading

Repeal Day Pappy Hour at Red Owl Tavern
Cocktails / Old City

Repeal Day Pappy Hour at Red Owl Tavern

Red Owl Tavern, located next to historic Independence Hall, is hosting a Pappy Hour from 3 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5th. Lead Bartender, Kyle Darrow, is crafting up $5 pre-prohibition cocktails including Bees Knees, Old Fashioned, French 75 and Sidecar. For bourbon aficionados with deep pockets, Red Owl Tavern will be selling an … Continue reading

Red Owl Tavern Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Epic Crab Bash
Anniversaries / Old City / Seafood

Red Owl Tavern Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Epic Crab Bash

The team at Red Owl Tavern is celebrating five years of serving up Modern American fare on Independence Mall with a spirited outdoor Crab Bash on Sunday, October 15, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. with live music, three types of crabs, wooden mallets and bibs — all with a view of Independence Mall. Fans … Continue reading

Skinny Grub: Juice Options at Red Owl Tavern & Square 1682
Old City / Rittenhouse Square / Skinny Grub

Skinny Grub: Juice Options at Red Owl Tavern & Square 1682

This is the last in the Skinny Grub series of blog articles in January. I will revisit it from time to time in the future. So if you have some favorite healthy grub out there, let me know. I hope you’re holding onto to your New Year’s resolutions! Totally understandable if your resolve is starting … Continue reading

Philly’s Best Hot Toddy?
Booze / Old City / Rittenhouse Square

Philly’s Best Hot Toddy?

Today is National Hot Toddy Day. Even though the weather has improved and we’re looking at a high of 50 today and 60 tomorrow, if you’re looking for something to warm you up on chilly nights in the city, check out these hot toddies by two of Philadelphia’s premier mixologists. Red Owl Tavern: Smoke in Your … Continue reading

Red Owl Tavern Month of 1000 Pies
Causes / Old City

Red Owl Tavern Month of 1000 Pies

Red Owl Tavern has set a lofty goal for itself during the month of Thanksgiving — with its Month of 1000 Pies — when, for every pie sold, the Old City restaurant on Independence Mall will donate a pie to Philabundance — the Philadelphia-based organization devoted to driving hunger from our communities, from November 1 up to Thanksgiving day, November 24. Freshly … Continue reading

Red Owl Tavern Monday Autumn Harvest Special: $25 Cornish Hen
Old City

Red Owl Tavern Monday Autumn Harvest Special: $25 Cornish Hen

Red Owl Tavern on Independence Mall is making falling temperatures more palatable on Mondays this fall with its new Monday Autumn Harvest Special. For just $25 guests can enjoy a whole and hearty Cornish Hen — served in a large black speckled enamel pot with a generous serving of heirloom carrots, potatoes and delicious collard greens. … Continue reading

Introducing Red Owl Tavern’s Summer Citywide: Oysters and a Bottle of Bubbles for $33!
Old City

Introducing Red Owl Tavern’s Summer Citywide: Oysters and a Bottle of Bubbles for $33!

Red Owl Tavern Adds New Take on “Citywide Special” Offers Dozen Oysters and Bottle of Bubbles Throughout Summer Old City’s Red Owl Tavern, located in the heart of historic Philadelphia, is taking a newer piece of the city’s tradition and turning it on its head. Red Owl Tavern is introducing a summer Citywide Special of a … Continue reading

Macallan Scotch Whisky Event at Red Owl Tavern This Thursday
Booze / Events / Old City

Macallan Scotch Whisky Event at Red Owl Tavern This Thursday

This Thursday, March 24th, Red Owl Tavern is hosting The Macallan Event: 10 to Rare featuring The Macallan Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky. This educational and experiential event includes five scotch whiskys, three courses, a meet and greet with the national brand ambassador, and a scotch seminar. The meet and greet features Craig Bridger, National Brand Ambassador for The Macallan, who will be presenting the seminar and … Continue reading