This gourmet pub in Rittenhouse is where you'll find Philly’s longest whiskey list—and an even longer barstool wait. To eat? Burgers. And fries cooked in duck fat. Oh, there are a few other sandwiches, sure, and bowls of lobster mac and cheese. But you don't come to Village Whiskey for the chicken sandwich. You come for the Whiskey King, a burger laden with blue cheese, applewood bacon, foie gras, and maple bourbon–glazed cipollini mushrooms that’ll knock you clean off that hard-won seat. (Hopefully, your wallet will break your fall—just before they relieve it of the $26 that burger costs.) There's also a barely pared-down late-night menu available after 11pm, and a weekend brunch menu that includes a short rib skillet with a poached egg and duck fat potato hash.
Bus: 9, 12, 17, 21, 42Phone 215/665-1088 Prices
Entrees $10–$26Cuisine Type Burgers / Pub Food Web site Village Whiskey
Map118 S. 20th St. Philadelphia
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