Located across from the Liberty Bell, the aptly named Independence Beer Garden brings 20,000 square feet of outdoor drinking and eating space to America’s most historic square mile. Helmed by chef-restaurateur Michael Schulson of Sampan fame, the seasonal beer garden has installed a new rotisserie to complement its all-American food and drink menu.
Think cheese plates, ribs, salads and fried chicken washed down by a rotating can and tap beer list from breweries such as Sixpoint, Deschutes, Yards, 21st Amendment and Dogfish Head. Adding to the atmosphere: Adirondack chairs, games, string lights and ivy-covered pergolas. 100 Independence Mall West, (215) 922-7100, phlbeergarden.com
Hours of Operation:
Sunday-Tuesday: 11:00 am -10:00 pm Wednesday. & Thursday: 11:00 am - 11pm Friday & Saturday: 11:00 am- 12:00 am
*Bar stays open 2 hours after Kitchen closes and/or accordingly*
Well-known Restaurateur Michael Schulson’s Independence Beer Garden (100 S. Independence Mall West) is an expansive, 20,000 square-foot, all- American beer garden overlooking the Liberty Bell and Independence National Historic Park.
Independence Beer Garden’s décor’ features reclaimed timber, distressed metals, Tivoli lights, and games, creating intimate moments throughout the sprawling space. A menu of American favorites will go well with the 40 taps of regional and domestic craft beers offered.
Independence Beer Garden - Explore the historic Philadelphian sights like the Liberty Bell and Independence hall and head over to experience the city beer garden scene at the Independence Beer Garden located right in center city. This 22,000 sqft. vine covered venue is home to tons of games like shuffleboard, cornhole and ping pong all surrounded by a sprawling display of murals. The lively outdoor setting is a great escape from the city. Enjoy socializing with the crowd or lounge back in an Adirondack chair under the lighted rock garden. Whatever you choose to do at the Independence Beer Garden it is sure to keep your summer going just a little longer.