Top 10 Best Pennsylvania College Bars

Top 10 Best Pennsylvania College Bars

Top 10 Best Pennsylvania College Bars

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PA College BarsPhiladelphia, PA - Where are the best college bars in Pennsylvania? From traditional college bars to unique and historic establishments, there are many places for students to kick back and unwind. And, we have you covered with The Best of Pennsylvania Collage bars and taverns.

Where to Party at Pennsylvania's Best College Bars

Al Patti's Bar & Grill – Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Don't skip Al Patti's when strolling along Philadelphia Street in downtown Indiana PA. Est. 1953, we are Indiana, PA's best steak house, one of the original sports bars, and the best college bar in town. Philadelphia St, Indiana, PA 15701

Zeno's – State College

Campus-area tavern is a draw for its vast selection of international brews, pub fare & live music. Zeno's Pub's eclectic drink menus and live music calendar has made this downtown dive bar a local favorite for years in State College. Located in: Hotel State College & Co at 100 W College Ave, State College, PA 16801

Hemingway's Cafe –University of Pittsburgh

Bustling watering hole offering booze, American grub, DJs & karaoke in a humble setting. A fun place to meet friends for drinks or a casual meal. Located in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh on Forbes Avenue, near the University of Pittsburgh campus. 3911 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

City Tap House – University City Philadelphia

This New American tavern offers 60-plus craft beers & brick-oven pizzas, plus an outdoor terrace. With a wide, open bar, a vast selection of taps, an extremely readable draft list, and regional, dare we say, great food as well. 3925 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

H.B. Culpeppers – Indiana University of Pennsylvania

American grub & draft beer served in a casual establishment with pool tables & darts upstairs. Great place for drinks and dancing. Gets crowded but not in an overbearing kind of way. Bartenders try to get to you fast. Philadelphia St, Indiana, PA 15701

Jake's Bar - West Chester University

Located West Chester University of Pennsylvania, a public university in Chester County, Pennsylvania, 20 miles west of Philadelphia. Timeless college and neighborhood bar with inexpensive beers in the fun surrounding. 549 S Matlack St, West Chester, PA 19382

The Bog - University of Scranton

Brick-walled watering hole featuring a rotating beer list & a jukebox in dimly lit digs. Music from local, regional, and national artists. Monthly art/photography exhibits, monthly music events, the jukebox, the award-winning open mic. 341 Adams Ave, Scranton, PA 18503

The Spot - Lafayette College

A dance floor, DJ booth, professional sound and lighting equipment, a bar area with a big-screen TV, and a kitchen that offers free food are all available inside The Spot. 300 N 3rd St, Easton, PA.

Smokey Joe's - University of Pennsylvania

A standby for UPenn students since 1933, this old-school tavern focuses on beer, drinks & pizza. The original UPenn haunt, Smokey Joe's, has been in operation since 1933, and though the location has changed a few times in the last 88 years, "The Pennstitution" is still one of the best college bars. 210 S 40th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Bull Run Tap House - Bucknell University

Comfy setting with traditional tavern decor serving microbrews with classic bar fare.Fun bar and restaurant (new owners since 2017) serving delicious burgers, wings, and sandwiches. 605 Market St, Lewisburg, PA 17837

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Written By: Philly Bite Magazines Staff

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