Best of 2019 – DINE


Best Restaurant Scene
Taqueria Feliz

Taqueria Feliz offers a classic and vibrant Mexican-inspired dining experience. With the use of fresh, high-quality ingredients, Taqueria Feliz creates some of Philadelphia’s favorite tacos, guacamoles, and margaritas. 4410 Main Street, (267) 331-5874
Honorable mentions: Jake’s and Cooper’s Wine Bar
The Goat’s Beard

Best Outdoor Dining
Manayunk Brewing Company

Known for one of the largest outdoor decks in Philadelphia, Manayunk Brewing Company invites customers to enjoy a relaxing meal under the sun. Visit this popular spot for fresh food, craft beer, and private or public events all season long! 4150 Main Street, (215) 482-8220
Honorable mentions: Bourbon Blue
Taqueria Feliz

Best Date Spot
Jake’s and Cooper’s Wine Bar

Jake’s and Cooper’s Wine Bar creates a luxurious environment ideal for a romantic dinner date. There is something for everyone on their menu. From wine tastings to seafood specials and delicious pizzas, you’ll leave Jake’s and Cooper’s satisfied. 4365 Main Street, (215) 483-0444
Honorable mentions: The Goat’s Beard

Best Brunch
Winnie’s Manayunk

Visit Winnie’s for the best brunch in Manayunk! Their use of fresh, local ingredients, and their fine touch of lovely customer service is unmatched. Whether you’re looking for the popular Nova Lox Platter or a mouth-watering chicken and waffles, Winnie’s serves up the best! 4266 Main Street, (215) 487-2663
Honorable mentions: Greg’s Kitchen
Boostin’ Bowls

Best Takeout
The Couch Tomato

Looking for a restaurant that can juggle all the skills of a sit down restaurant in addition to a quick and quality takeout service? Look no further! The Couch Tomato serves up fresh gourmet pizzas, salads, and sandwiches for all your dining-in and takeout needs. The Couch Tomato is firmly rooted in offering locally sourced organic and all-natural products to make sure each dish is healthy and tastes delicious. 102 Rector Street, (215) 483-2233
Honorable mentions: Binto Market & Cafe
Boostin’ Bowls

Best Bar Scene
Lucky’s Last Chance

Lucky’s Last Chance is a lively bar known for their craft beers, over the top burgers, and crazy delicious sides. Lucky’s staff knows their brews and can introduce you to your new favorite beer. Stop by their fun events like Tuesday Tappings and the annual Wiener Dog Race in July to benefit PAWS Animal Rescue. 4421 Main Street, (215) 509-6005
Honorable mentions: Ryan’s Pub
Pitchers Pub

Best Happy Hour
Taqueria Feliz

The exciting food specials and drink selection at Taqueria Feliz makes it the perfect happy hour location. Grab your coworkers after hours and sit at their colorful bar or get a table for an equally fun experience. Visit Monday through Friday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. for deals on specialty cocktails and Feliz margaritas, as well as tacos, nachos, and more! 4410 Main Street, (267) 331-5874
Honorable mentions:
Bayou Bar & Grill
Bourbon Blue

Best Ethnic Cuisine
Chabaa Thai Bistro

Moon Krapugthong, Executive Chef and Owner of Chabaa Thai Bistro, is well-respected for creating authentic Thai cuisine. Experience Thailand’s rich culture through Moon’s delicious menu and artistic decor. 4343 Main Street, (215) 483-1979
Honorable mentions: Yanako
Han Dynasty

Best Live Music Scene
The Grape Room

The Grape Room’s fun atmosphere and wide variety of local talent gives visitors an entertaining experience six nights a week. The venue is just steps away from Main Street with live music, open mics, and comedy nights. 105 Grape Street, (215) 930-0321
Honorable mentions: Bourbon Blue
Manayunk Brewing Company

Best Customer Service – Restaurant
Lucky’s Last Chance

For the second year in a row, Lucky’s Last Chance has earned the honor of winning Manayunk’s Best Customer Service! The title is well-deserved due to their warm-hearted and exceptionally helpful staff. Their craft beer recommendations and friendly conversation never disappoint. 4421 Main Street, (215) 509-6005
Honorable mentions: Greg’s Kitchen
Jake’s and Cooper’s Wine Bar / Boostin’ Bowls