Union Transfer

Union Transfer

Concert Hall and Rock Club
1026 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123, United States
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  • Today
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 6:00 PM–Midnight
  • Sun
    • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Mon–Tue
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
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9.4/10

Based on 405 votes

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    Colin K.
    "Best music venue in Philly"(3 Tips)
    Alex R.
    "... forget to try a cup of Little Baby's while you wait for the show to start!"(2 Tips)
    Spencer L.
    "great food and beer selection."(3 Tips)
    Khoi L.
    "out on the patio across the street at Llama Tooth before the show!"(2 Tips)
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  • Campbell B.

    Great place for a show. Go to Llama Tooth for drinks and eats before or after!

    Campbell Bird · July 24
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  • Karen S.

    THE best venue in town!

    Karen Stagemyer · July 14
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  • Julia T.

    I had a lot of fun, though the show I saw was geared more towards kids. Standing room only, so my legs were killing me.

    Julia Truten · July 12
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  • Ryan C.

    Not too bad. Good sound. Needs to open up seating in the balcony.

    Ryan C · June 14
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  • Brett G.

    Very cool venue, saw Bombay bicycle club.

    Brett Garwood · June 2
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  • Matt K.

    Yards Brawler forever. Great place for a concert.

    Matt Kolowski · May 13
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  • Brian K.

    Best concert venue in city no doubt

    Brian Kracyla · May 2
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  • Michael K.

    Well, this place is amazing!

    Michael Knauer II · April 24
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  • Ryan S.

    Friendly beer, good beer selections, really awesome acoustics for concerts

    Ryan Smith · April 16
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  • Weston C.

    Concerts, less known yet great bands

    Weston Chambers · April 1
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  • Shirley Y.

    Great venue with awesome bands/singers !!!!

    Shirley Young · March 5
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  • Jacki B.

    BOYCE AVENUE!!!!! And Chris Allen

    Jacki Black · October 23, 2014
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  • S.M. L.

    BANKS show

    S.M. Luke · September 28, 2014
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  • Visit Philly

    Union Transfer has a stellar selection of microbrews at the three full bars and tasty vegan fare. Read more

    Visit Philly · September 8, 2014
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  • Spencer L.

    Looking for a place to eat/drink? Prohibition Taproom is about two blocks away - great food and beer selection. Leave about 25 minutes before the show to get a decent spot in the balcony.

    Spencer Lewis · May 4, 2014
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  • Spencer L.

    Best place in Philly to catch live music.

    Spencer Lewis · May 4, 2014
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  • Anthony R.

    The sound system here is one of the best around. Fantastic place to catch a show.

    Anthony Rossi · April 20, 2014
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  • Cory B.

    Head upstairs

    Cory Brookes · February 28, 2014
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  • Jonathan M.

    Holly Williams was great, and the drunk frat boy starting a fight and getting kicked out was cool too.

    Jonathan McCarthy · January 30, 2014
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  • Murder City Devils

    Excited to be coming back to Philly and checking out Union Transfer, don't think it was open when we were here last time. See you on February 7.

    Murder City Devils · November 21, 2013
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  • Eliot L.

    Eat at Lhama Tooth before concert across the street & great burgers & beer

    Eliot Lewis · November 5, 2013
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  • Paul B.

    Don't go to the pregnant bartender. You probably won't make that mistake though, because she will be doing the best impression of somebody NOT working you've ever seen.

    Paul Blore · October 28, 2013
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  • Jim B.

    Silk City Diner is perfect for drinks and food before you come to see a band

    Jim Barton · October 11, 2013
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  • Nicole S.

    Nicest music venue ever!

    Nicole Sajecki · September 30, 2013
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  • Matt 🐹

    Superb venue with great staff and reasonable drink prices as well. Not to mention the exception sound quality! One of my favorites venues.

    Matt 🐹 · May 11, 2013
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  • Joe B.

    If you are 21+, get a wristband so you can leave and re-enter at your leisure. This is the only venue of this size in Philly that allows their customers to do this.

    Joe Benzon · April 18, 2013
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  • Luis A.

    Live music

    Luis Armando · April 7, 2013
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  • Visit Philly

    Find a stellar selection of microbrews at any of the three bars, plus tasty vegan fare.

    Visit Philly · March 27, 2013
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  • Andrew B.

    super cool venue, weird rules about where you can take drinks though

    Andrew Baker · February 24, 2013
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  • Willow S.

    Siracha coconut popcorn. Mmm.

    Willow Smiles · December 15, 2012
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  • Gab B.

    The best venue in Philly. Great selection of beer (they've got cider for those with gluten allergy).

    Gab Bonghi · November 24, 2012
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  • John T.

    Waaaay better space for music than spaghetti. Like Terminal 5 in NYC but smaller and better. But seriously, who was that chick in the glasses and blue dress?? What a dreamgirl.

    John T. · November 9, 2012
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  • Alex R.

    Don't forget to try a cup of Little Baby's while you wait for the show to start!

    Alex Rudisill · September 25, 2012
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  • Nick N.

    State of the art sound system, lighting and decor. Hand dryers from 1802.

    Nick Nasty · September 19, 2012
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  • caroline

    This place fucking sucks ass. They won't let you go outside to have a cigarette unless you're over 21. Lamest thing I've ever heard of.

    caroline · September 15, 2012
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  • Reinhold Residential

    Built in the early 1900’s as a luggage terminal under the same name, today’s Union Transfer is one of the best spots in the city to catch a concert.

    Reinhold Residential · September 11, 2012
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  • Jessica L.

    Keep your spot, there's cocktail servers

    Jessica Larkin · September 8, 2012
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  • Colin K.

    Best music venue in Philly

    Colin Kerrigan · September 3, 2012
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  • Thomas A.

    Go here its awesome!

    Thomas Angiorlis · August 27, 2012
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  • Jennifer S.

    Amazing place! Loved it! Would so go back again!!

    Jennifer Smith · July 21, 2012
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  • vitaminwater®

    ride the XXXpress to the roots picnic in philly and save the the cab fare for the “I was there” tee. rsvp here http://on.fb.me/KvjgvE

    vitaminwater® · May 24, 2012
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  • Robin S.

    Bring a hoodie. Cold as hell in here.

    Robin Scott · May 19, 2012
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  • James F.

    Take a shower!

    James Fugate · May 18, 2012
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  • E W.

    Where else can you enjoy having ice cream in one hand, a drink in the other, and watch a band play simultaneously?

    E W · May 12, 2012
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  • Staci

    This time drinks were allowed on the floor and one of the nicest staff ever! Fan of this place now!

    Staci · April 23, 2012
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  • Martin B.

    Little Baby's Ice Cream here for the summer. Woah!

    Martin Brown · April 22, 2012
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  • Prudence R.

    City Rain is awesome!

    Prudence Runyan · April 20, 2012
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  • Shaz

    If you're there for a seated venue, not a rock concert. Bring a warm jacket. They keep the place at a cool 55 degrees for all the hot air and men in the place. I saw loads of women freezing like me

    Shaz · April 16, 2012
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  • Khoi L.

    Hang out on the patio across the street at Llama Tooth before the show! List of 40 craft beers and good egg plant fries too

    Khoi Le · March 25, 2012
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  • Matthew O.

    Great place to score some hipster dome

    Matthew Oechsner · March 7, 2012
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