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The Bards

2013 Walnut St. (20th St.) Send to Phone
215-569-9585 | Menu
A bit of the Old Sod on Walnut Street.
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Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
Open late
Features
  • Dress code: Casual
  • Entertainment: Entertainment
  • Full bar

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The Bards Restaurant Review

: Imagine finding a cozy Irish cottage on a busy big city street. There's even a thatched roof over the stucco walls, and a convivial bar that lends itself to hoisting a Guinness. Go the traditional route and try the potato shepherd’s pie, bangers and mash or a proper Irish breakfast --- complete with black and white pudding --- served anytime. Lighter fare includes a strawberry spinach salad with goat cheese, along with the usual pub munchies. As sweets go, the chocolate mousse with white chocolate and raspberry glaze satisfies. There's no telling how the hummus platter and chili got in here, but it’s likely that the bards pictured on the menu (Oscar Wilde, James Joyce, Sean O'Casey and G.B. Shaw) could spin a tale about it.

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