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Philly Loves BYOB!

What’s For Dinner Philly??? Introducing Philadelphia’s Top 7 BYOB Restaurants

Philly Loves BYOB!

One thing you will never hear Philadelphian’s complain about is the number of BYOB restaurants in our city.  A BYOB restaurant is great way to enjoy Philadelphia’s vibrant restaurant scene while staying on a budget.  These restaurants will allow for you to bring your favorite alcoholic beverage with you right to your table.  So skip those expensive markups on wine and liquor and check out these top 7 Philly byob options!

Little Fish BYOB

1.Little Fish

Address: 746 S. 6th St. Philadelphia PA, 19147
Phone: 267-455-0172
Neighborhood: Queen Village
Website: http://littlefishbyob.com/
Choice Drink: Most likely a white wine, possibly red.
The Vibe: If you are looking for a creative take on your favorite fish dish than Little Fish is your place.  The menu changes almost daily making this BYOB a place to visit often.  Also, be sure to check out their daily selection of fresh raw oysters.

Matyson BYOB2.Matyson

Address: 37 S. 19th St. Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-564-2925
Neighborhood: Rittenhouse Square
Website: http://www.matyson.com/
Choice Drink: A nice wine selected based on the weekly tasting menu.
The Vibe: Fresh, Local, and Delicious! Along with the rotating seasonal menu, Matyson features a weekly tasting menu which always have a unique themes.  The restaurant features a wide range of flavors and is sure to please no matter the eater.

Umai BYOB3.Umai Umai

Address: 533 N. 22nd St. Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-988-0707
Neighborhood: Art Museum Area
Website: http://www.umaiumai.com/
Choice Drink: Wine, Saki, Japanese Beer
The Vibe: Is sushi your vice?  Umai is high end fresh fish combined with stunning presentation.  Many innovative approaches to traditional sushi rolls, adding such elements as fresh fruit and even crumbled almonds.  This is a can not miss for sushi lovers.

Fond BYOB4.Fond

Address: 1617 E. Passyunk Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19148
Phone: 215-551-5000
Neighborhood: Passyunk Square
Website: http://www.fondphilly.com/
Choice Drink: Wine, Red or White.
The Vibe: Located along the red hot East Passyunk cooridor, this cozy BYOB has drawn the attention of national writers.  The food is contemporary american and the atmosphere is charming.  Don’t skip dessert!

Bibou BYOB5.Bibou

Address: 1009 S. 8th St. Philadelphia, PA 19147
Phone: 215-965-8290
Neighborhood: Bella Vista
Website: http://www.biboubyob.com/
Choice Drink: Wine
The Vibe: Paris lands in Bella Vista! High end French cuisine prepared by one of the cities top chiefs.  Features fantastic renditions of French classics.  Be sure to make your reservation well in advance, getting a table here can be a challenge well worth the wait.  Also, please remember this is a cash only establishment.  Bon Appétit!

Lolita BYOB6.Lolita

Address: 106 S. 13th St. Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215-546-7100
Neighborhood: Washington Square
Website: http://lolitabyob.com/lolita/
Choice Drink: Tequila
The Vibe: Modern Mexican food in a BYOT (Bring your own Tequila) atmosphere.  Not only does Lolita feature some of the best Mexican food to be found, they also have a wide range of homemade margarita mixes available to mix with your tequila.  What a great concept!

Melograno BYOB7.Melograno

Address: 2012 Sansom St. Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-875-8116
Neighborhood: Rittenhouse Square
Website: http://www.melogranorestaurant.com/
Choice Drink: Most likely a nice red, maybe a white if you are going with fish or chicken.
The Vibe: Melograno has been doing things right for years.  Authentic Itialian dishes are the highlight of this experince, everything from fresh pasta dishes to grilled seafood dishes.  Just keep in mind they do not take reservations.
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