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Best Bar Food for Pre-game Near the Palestra??

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Can anyone recommend the best bar food near the Palestra?? I don't venture over to University City area too often, but am going tonight for St. Joe's - Villanova and am trying to figure out where to stop in for drinks/food before the game. Thanks.

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  1. Though I have never been there, I have heard good things from a couple of friends about Bridgewater Pub in 30th Street Station...supposed to have a good beer selection and decent food.

    1. Pod is wonderful -- very fun, and great drinks.

      1. The White Dog has an excellent bar menu too; Sansom just up the block from 34th.

        1. For future searching, the New Deck Tavern has good food/drink, and is right around the corner on Samson:
          http://www.newdecktavern.com/