Dock Street Brewing Co. is located in an old firehouse right around University City, and it has some of the best personal pies in the area, as well as a pretty big bar food menu and a rotating tap list. Come here during the summer and post up at one of their outdoor tables before bar-hopping to a bunch of spots that clear out as soon as classes end for the year.
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Han Dynasty in University City serves two main purposes - a place to eat some of the best Sichuan food around, and a full-on sports bar.
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Don Barriga Mexican Grill
Don Barriga is a Mexican spot in University City that has barbacoa on the weekends.
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Pod in West Philly looks like the inside of a spaceship and serves a mix of Chinese and Japanese dishes.
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