726 N. 24th St., 215/232-3232
HOURS: Mon.–Fri. 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m. and 4:30–11 p.m.,
Sat. 4:30–11 p.m., Sun. 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m. and 4–9 p.m.
COST: Most entrées between $10–20
This neighborhood restaurant and bar has all the right ingredients: affordable, delicious food, an impressive beer list, and a cozy, friendly atmosphere complete with a fireplace. It’s no wonder it’s such a popular local favorite.
The first but not the last Philadelphia establishment to specialize in Belgian beers, Bridgid’s offers excellent brews from around the world.
The menu changes daily. You can expect to find fresh, perfectly prepared dishes like Salmon Dijon, Chicken with Pineapple Curry, and Filet Roquefort.
Stop in for lunch to sample delicious entrées like vegetable lasagna and honey-fried chicken for around $8 per generous plate.
© Karrie Gavin from Moon Philadelphia, 1st Edition