Standard Tap

901 N 2nd St (at Poplar St.), Philadelphia, PA 19123
Hours:
Closed until 4:00pm (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 4:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 11:00 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Brunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

When Standard Tap opened its doors in December 1999, our goal was simple: to create a neighborhood tavern that featured great beer and wholesome food. With that in mind, we offer a draft-only beer selection that highlights the vast array of styles crafted by breweries located in ... (See all)

9.3/10

Based on 1303 votes

Lots of people like this place

Total Visitors
0
Total Check-ins
0
Save
Share
Log in to leave tips at this venue!
Sort:
  • Popular
  • Recent

104 Tips

People talk about:

  • "... Philadelphia. Get the Duck Salad or the Smelts." (5 tips)
  • "... beer selection. The chicken pie is the best tho!" (5 tips)
  • "... menus are on chalkboards." (4 tips)
  • Visit Philly

    Every Wednesday, bartenders tap a local firkin at 6:00 p.m. as a complement to their beer-inspired food.

    Visit Philly · October 18, 2010
    Save
  • annie h.

    Go to Standard Tap for great beers and "gastropub" food (e.g. - gourmet pub food).

    annie h. · March 13, 2009
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    As good for draft beers on Saturday night as it is for brunch on Sunday morning. If they put out cots, some of us would just live here on the weekends.

    Philadelphia Magazine · January 3, 2012
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    How do you keep up with a menu that changes daily? Check out the Tap’s Facebook page for daily photos of the chalkboards.

    Philadelphia Magazine · December 5, 2011
    Save
  • Carrie E.

    The steak frites will make your belly happy. The beer list will make your heart sing!

    Carrie E. · September 5, 2010
    Save
  • Visit Philly

    The chalkboard omelet specials can chase any hangover away, though a pint of local microbrewed beer won't hurt, either.

    Visit Philly · February 23, 2012
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    At the Tap, we’ve always loved the tuna melt, pork chop with eggs, and strong neighborhood vibe. Great place for brunch. Read more

    Philadelphia Magazine · December 13, 2010
    Save
  • Neal J.

    Get the hand-drawn ales. Great bar for local beers on tap.

    Neal J. · August 27, 2009
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    Order whatever is on the hand pump. It's always fresh and smooth. Read more

    Philadelphia Magazine · December 7, 2011
    Save
  • Chevrolet

    One of Philadelphia's most beloved pubs. The locals rave about beer lists, duck salad and outdoor seating in the summer.

    Chevrolet · September 20, 2010
    Save
  • Karissa D.

    Amazing food, great beer. Perfect night out.

    Karissa D. · September 10, 2010
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    Even with drafty old windows the upstairs fireplace will keep you warm.

    Philadelphia Magazine · January 3, 2012
    Save
  • Wil R.

    The burger is legit, beer selection is always new, its a must stop place for beer lovers.

    Wil R. · September 27, 2011
    Save
  • Daniel W.

    Eat food. Doesn't matter what, just eat food.

    Daniel W. · April 1, 2011
    Save
  • Lynelle H.

    Awesome beers, great local scene, really good food. The deck is nice, if you can get a spot.

    Lynelle H. · September 18, 2011
    Save
  • blake G.

    good music, great social scene and amazing food

    blake G. · August 23, 2011
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    What to get: The messy, drippy, delicious pork sandwich, the better-than-any-of-our-moms’ meatloaf, or the flaky, rich chicken potpie. Read more

    Philadelphia Magazine · January 3, 2011
    Save
  • Serious Eats

    A pioneering beer bar in Philly's Northern Liberties neighborhood, the Tap features a large, constantly rotating draft list of local beers, plus an popular and accessible chalkboard menu.

    Serious Eats · September 3, 2013
    Save
  • Marcus L.

    The bartenders are dicks. Don't try to have fun. If you want to bring friends then this is NOT the bar for you. Boo this bar.

    Marcus L. · January 6, 2013
    Save
  • Untappd

    There isn't standard about this tap list - it's always sure to score some rare beers to cross of your wishlist. Brunch is great too!

    Untappd · August 24, 2012
    Save
  • Gab B.

    The corn fritters are perfection! The sauce it comes with is fantastic, and just at $5, it's a perfect small bite.

    Gab B. · September 9, 2010
    Save
  • Stephen B.

    Somebody else run for mayor. Alex should be comptroller, at best

    Stephen B. · March 4, 2010
    Save
  • Paul A.

    Get the mussels! Also, I believe the burgers are the BEST in Philly!

    Paul A. · February 13, 2010
    Save
  • William R.

    Get a Rustica cocktail! Fresh squeezed grapefruit, Penn Vodka and a splash of Compari.

    William R. · July 29, 2012
    Save
  • DK D.

    Standard Burger, Chicken Pie and Duck Salad....oh and Beer of course!

    DK D. · January 9, 2012
    Save
  • William R.

    Wednesday firkins for real ale lovers. Tapped at 6pm!!!

    William R. · November 16, 2011
    Save
  • ToryBurch

    A well-known local bar with fantastic roast chicken and mussels.

    ToryBurch · May 6, 2011
    Save
  • Jay M.

    don't ask for a menu. look above the bar. that's where it lives.

    Jay M. · January 6, 2011
    Save
  • Becky B.

    They have a great beer selection. The chicken pie is the best tho!

    Becky B. · September 27, 2010
    Save
  • DK D.

    Try the Sunday Brunch - The Best' (via @Foodspotting)

    DK D. · February 26, 2012
    Save
  • Elle D.

    Really good bloody marys!

    Elle D. · March 5, 2011
    Save
  • steven w.

    Get the fries. Just do it. Damn, these are good.

    steven w. · July 26, 2010
    Save
  • Valkrye131 (MB) H.

    Plain (burger) & Fancy (rabbit!) pub-grub and more kinds of beer than you can shake a stick at. Beer lover's cloud nine.

    Valkrye131 (MB) H. · October 21, 2009
    Save
  • Rich L.

    Go to the Standard Tap and get some rabbit. Pair it with the Manayunk A.P.A., it's delicious.

    Rich L. · April 5, 2009
    Save
  • Aimee V.

    They now take reservations for the upstairs dining room. Highly recommended on the weekends!!

    Aimee V. · January 12
    Save
  • trish h.

    Good food. Great beer selection

    trish h. · December 20, 2013
    Save
  • K H.

    Amazing burgers!

    K H. · September 2, 2013
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    "Staunch supporter of local beer, and the place I take out-of-towners."

    Philadelphia Magazine · January 13, 2013
    Save
  • dennos

    They have the whole zoo on the menu

    dennos · November 11, 2012
    Save
  • Felicia H.

    worst dining experience EVER! if you have any self respect don't go for the crab cake sandwich, definitely the worst thing I've ever eaten...rude waitress, awful sandwich, and tight seating.

    Felicia H. · August 20, 2012
    Save
  • DK D.

    Try the Bulliet Manhattan - Beck Bar Tuesday night . (via @Foodspotting)

    DK D. · May 2, 2012
    Save
  • Dan F.

    Best Bloody Mary's

    Dan F. · December 12, 2011
    Save
  • Philadelphia Magazine

    If we could we would just enjoy the amazing beer selection all night long and straight into brunchtime. Read more

    Philadelphia Magazine · December 2, 2011
    Save
  • Chris D.

    The Steak & Fries is amazing

    Chris D. · November 20, 2011
    Save
  • Ashley B.

    So FYI you can't smoke on the roof... Just thought I'd help out the servers so they can spend more time being nice/helping guests than policing the smokers... Ice cream sunday melted.. #epicfail

    Ashley B. · July 30, 2011
    Save
  • The Feast

    Will Reed's first bar is still his best, and the trailblazer for every gastropub in Philadelphia. Get the Duck Salad or the Smelts. Read more

    The Feast · June 10, 2011
    Save
  • Alison B.

    This place is freezing! Try the chicken pot pie with a local beer.

    Alison B. · May 20, 2011
    Save
  • Laser B.

    One of the worst veg burgers I've ever had. $11 :-(

    Laser B. · April 2, 2011
    Save
  • Evan U.

    Get the Bratwurst & Kraut. You won't regret it.

    Evan U. · February 1, 2011
    Save
  • Chilly

    Mussels & Sausage and fresh local brews! this place rocks

    Chilly · April 24, 2010
    Save

More Like Standard Tap

Places people like to go after Standard Tap

Appears on 249 lists

See all »

Most popular searches for Standard Tap

gastropub, bar, standard, food

Scott T.

Mayor: Scott T.

20 check-ins in the last 60 days

Is this your business? Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date. Plus use our free tools to find new customers.