Daily Specials – Events
 

Pizzas ½ Price

 

Pitcher Specials:

  • $6.50 Pabst Blue Ribbon
  • $9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light

 

Pitcher Specials:
$6.50 Pabst Blue Ribbon
$9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light
$1 mug of Throwback Beer (5 p.m. until keg kicks)

35¢ JUMBO wings
$4.50 Pickle Backs

 

$5 glass of wine
$4 Featured cocktail
$3 Pints of Featured Local Craft
$2 Pint of Pabst Blue Ribbon
$1 for two tacos

Pitcher Specials:
Pabst Blue Ribbon $6.50
$9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light

LIVE KARAOKE 9 p.m.

 

Pitcher Specials:
$6.50 pitchers Pabst Blue Ribbon
$9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light

Open Mic Night on 2nd floor 9 p.m.

$2.99 Margaritas
$2.99 Cheese Nachos

 

Pitcher Specials: $6.50 Pabst Blue Ribbon. $9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light

Pitcher Specials:
$6.50 Pabst Blue Ribbon
$2 Pints Pabst Blue Ribbon
$3 Bloody Marys, Mimosas & Belinis (until 3pm)

$9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light

$6 Meal:
3-oz Filet topped with 2 grilled shrimp, vegetable, potato & garlic bread
*Add side salad for 99¢ (after 5 pm)

 

$2 Pints Pabst Blue Ribbon
$3 Bloody Marys, Mimosas & Belinis (until 3pm)
$7 Pitchers: Yuengling Light Lager
(5 p.m. – 2 a.m.)

LIVE KARAOKE 9 p.m.

Pitcher Specials: $6.50 Pabst Blue Ribbon; $9.00 Bud Light, Coors Light, Yuengling Light

Buy 2015-16 season Eagles Super Mug for $5 & get $1 refills of Bud Light — every Eagles game — all season long!

 

october
Oktoberfest Continues at McGillin's

McGillin’s month-long Oktoberfest celebration continues through the Midtown Village Fall Festival on the first Saturday in October. We’ll be serving a rotating list of Oktoberfest beers & German food specials.

Midtown Village Fall Festival

Outdoor Beer Garden with karaoke & festivities throughout the neighborhood. In Midtown Village on the first Saturday in October. 

Fall Drink Menu

Pumpkin Spiked Hot Chocolate or Coffee, our original Pumpkin Martini, The Royal Harvest (Crown Royal & raspberry liquor topped with cider), Pumpkin Bomb (another McGillin’s original), Irish Hot Apple Cider & more! Plus a  rotating list of Pumpkin beers. We’ll also offer a rotating list of pumpkin food specials including Pumpkin Mac & Cheese, Pork Pumpkin Apple Cider Stew and more.

Halloween

On October 31 come in costume. Contest with prizes at midnight. Meet our ghost! Scaraoke – costumed karaoke on 10/29, 10/31 and 11/1. 

Watch the Eagles at McGillin's

Get this season’s Eagles Super Mug for $5 & get $2 refills of Bud Light — every Eagles game — all season long!

november
Winter Drink Menu Launched

Poinsettia Punch, Red Hot Apple Cider, Drury Sleigh Ride, Hot Toddy, Irish Coffee, Mint Chocolate Chip Martini, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Dirty Girl Scout Martini & more.

Ma McGillin's Birthday Carnation Giveaway

We’ll celebrate the way May McGillin always did – by giving out carnations. In 1937, on her 90th & last birthday, she gave out nearly 4,000 carnations.

Beaujolais Nouveau

Enjoy a $5 glass of beaujolais nouveau on the third Thursday in November. Half-priced French Onion Soup too! Third Thursday in November.

Holiday Spirit

Get your Christmas spirit (& spirits) at McGillin’s. Make it a tradition to stop by before/after shopping & Christmas shows for meal/drinks. McGillin’s Olde Ale House is like a Winter Wonderland with hundreds of ornaments, bows and strings of lights.

Watch the Eagles at McGillin's

Get this season’s Eagles Super Mug for $5 & get $2 refills of Bud Light — every Eagles game — all season long!

Open 7 days a week. Closed 6 days a year – Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day. Close at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve.

december
Winter Drink Menu Launched

Poinsettia Punch, Red Hot Apple Cider, Drury Sleigh Ride, Hot Toddy, Irish Coffee, Mint Chocolate Chip Martini, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Dirty Girl Scout Martini & more.

Holiday Spirit

Get your Christmas spirit (& spirits) at McGillin’s. Make it a tradition to stop by before/after shopping & Christmas shows for meal/drinks. McGillin’s Olde Ale House is like a Winter Wonderland with 1,000 feet of garland, 3,000 lights, and hundreds of ornaments and bows. It takes 15 people 5 hours to decorate! 

Holiday Shopping

Hate to shop? You can do all of your holiday shopping right here at McGillin’s — baseball caps, gift cards, t-shirts, thongs & even a onesie to guarantee you’ll have the coolest baby at day care. Stop by & check out our McGillin’s merchandise.

Mummers Caroling

Mummers will be caroling throughout Midtown Village.

Watch the Eagles at McGillin's

Get this season’s Eagles Super Mug for $5 & get $2 refills of Bud Light — every Eagles game — all season long!

New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year at McGillin’s Olde Ale House, Philadelphia’s oldest bar. DJ Johnny Drama starting at 9 p.m. plus drink specials, over-the-top decor, and party favors. $5 cover with in/out privileges all night.

Open 7 days a week. Closed 6 days a year – Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day. Close at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve.

january
New Year's Day

During the Mummer’s Parade, whet & warm your whistle by the fire at McGillin’s. Start the new year sipping an Irish Coffee, Hot Cocoa, Spicy Captain Morgan, Hot Cider or regional beer and watching the bowl games. We’ll start the new year by opening one hour early – at 10 a.m. $3 cover.

MLK Weekend

3 day weekends give us an extra night to party at McGillin’s! 

Philadelphia Auto Show

McGillin’s just a short walk from Philadelphia’s Pennsylvania Convention Center. Stop by before/after the show for a meal/drink. Serving Irish “Car” Bombs, Side”Cars,” Lincoln Cosmos & Rolls Royces! 

february
Philadelphia Auto Show

McGillin’s just a short walk from Philadelphia’s Pennsylvania Convention Center. Stop by before/after the show for a meal/drink. Serving Irish “Car” Bombs, Side”Cars,” Lincoln Cosmos & Rolls Royces! 

Super Bowl

Watch the Superbowl at McGillin’s, one of Philly’s best sports bars. High-def and projector screen TVs. Get the last SuperMugs of the season for $5 & get $1 refills of Bud Light for the whole game. Take out available including Philly’s best wings. Karaoke following game. 

Valentine’s Day

More couples have met, become engaged, hosted bachlor/bachlorette parties and even gotten married at McGillin’s Olde Ale House then anyplace else in Philadelphia. Join McGillin’s for specials like Heart”beet” Salad and Heart & “Sole” and our famous Passion Punch, Chocolate Martinis and McGillin’s Love Potion.  February 14.

President's Day

It’s a long weekend and that means one more night to party at McGillin’s. Third Monday in February. 

New February Drink Menu

Chocolate Martini & Queen of Hearts – for Valentine’s Day

Hurricanes – for Mardi Gras

Freezin Flyer Fantini – Go Flyers!

Dirty Girl Scout Martini – garnished with a Thin Mint

& more!

National Margarita Day

Stop by for $4 Margaritas. Strawberry & Peach Margaritas too! On  February 22.

Mardi Gras

Warm up with Spicy Jambalaya, McGillin’s Muffulettas, Blackened Catfish Sandwiches, Cajun Pot Pie, Po’ Boys and Hurricanes! Let the Good Times Roll at McGillin’s! 

march
Philadelphia Flower Show

Stop at McGillin’s for a meal before/after the show. Free bowl of homemade soup with every lunch. Rotating food specials including:  Flower Pot Pie nestled in greens. Flower Cocktails & beers.

Spring Menu Launched

Jelly Bean Martini, Irish Potato Martini, Blueberry Lemonade, Irish Car Bomb, Chocolate Leprechaun Martini, Irish Coffee, Dublin Donkey, Sparkling “Green” Apple, Nutty Irishman and more.

St Patrick's Day Pub Crawls/Parade/Food & Drink Specials

Going on a pub crawl this month? Add McGillin’s as your first or last stop! And if you’re going to the St. Patrick’s Day parade, stop by for our original Irish Potato Martini or some authentic Stout from Ireland! Serving rotating list of Irish food specials through March 16, including bangers and mash (Irish sausage & mashed potatoes), Shepherd’s Pie, Irish lamb stew, corned beef and cabbage & more.

St Patrick's Day

The BEST St Patrick’s Day party in Philadelphia! Green beer and green cheer. March 17! Opening at 10 a.m. – 1 hour early. 

March Madness

Watch the games on the high-def & projector screen TVs at McGillin’s! See nightly specials above.

april
Prohibition Repealed Anniversary

Join us for Mar-tea-nis served in a teacup plus other food and drink specials. April 7.

Tax Day

On April 15, come drown your sorrows with our $2 beers or spent your refund (but not very much)!

Administrative Professionals Day

Instead of doing something stuffy and uncomfortable, bring your administrative professional for lunch at McGillin’s. And, whatever you do, don’t forget!

Spring Drink Menu

Featuring Raspberry Lemoncello Martini, Phillie-tinis, Blueberry Lemonade, Philly Shandy, Irish Phanatic Bomb, Aperol Spritz & more.

Friday the 13th

Get lucky at McGillin’s on Friday the 13. We’ll be serving 4 Leaf Clovers (Irish Whiskey & Sweet Vermouth garnished with a cherry) & Lucky Thirteens (McGillin’s Famous Margarita with a splash of Grenadine & a dash of salt for good luck).

may
Cinco de Mayo

Celebrate this Mexican holiday at an Irish fiesta! Serving rotating list of Mexican dishes and margaritas, daiquiris & Mexican cocktails. May 5.

Kentucky Derby

Don your best headgear and join us for Mint Juleps & “horsing” around. First Saturday in May.

june
Philly Beer Week

McGillin’s welcomes some of the region’s best beers! 

Summer Drink Menu Launched

Blueberry Lemonade, Peaches & Cream Daiquiri, Raspberry Limoncello Martini, Fresh  Watermelon Margarita, Mango Mojito, Philly Shandy, Watermelon Spritzer, Aperol Spritzer, Phillies-tini and more.

Flag Day

Great day to cool off with a Red, White & Blue Freedom Cocktail. June 14.

Bloomsday - June 16

Join us at the “James Joyce” table where we’ll be reading Ulysses (11 am – 5 pm) in honor of Bloomsday (June 16). Want to be a reader? Email mcgillins@aol.com.

Serving O’Hara’s Stout from Ireland, Dublin Donkeys & Irish Breakfast  ALL day! 

Father’s Day

Drink where your father drank when he was your age. And maybe he still downs a few brews here with his buddies. Added bonus: McGillin’s is run by a father/son team. Third Sunday in June.

july
Fourth of July

Join us on July 3 – one more night to party –  for our Red, White & Blue Freedom Cocktail. We are closed Fourth of July so staff can celebrate the holiday with family & friends. One of only 6 days a year that we’re closed.

National Tequila Day

Celebrating National Tequila Day with $4 margaritas – McGillin’s Original Margarita, Fresh Watermelon Margaritas, Peach, Strawberry & more! July 24.

august
Oktoberfest

McGillin’s month-long Oktoberfest celebration runs from late August until the Midtown Village Fall Festival on the first Saturday in October. Serving Oktoberfest beers & German food specials.

This year we’ve joining forces with Fordham & Dominion Brewing Company to launch our own Oktoberfest beer! Plus Oktoberfest beers from Sly Fox, Lancaster and Stoudt’s. Plus Pumpkin beers!

Plus rotating list of food specials including: Mussels steamed in Octoberfest Lager and served over hay and straw noodles with German-style toasted cheese bread; Grilled Pork Loin served with Sweet and Sour Cherry Sauce, Braised Cabbage, Apples and Potato Dumpling; and German Style Grilled Sausage Platter with Bratwurst and Knockwurst with Red Cabbage and Warm German Potato Salad served with German-style Cheese Toast and Dark Mustard; and Kasebrotchen Chicken, Chicken Breast topped with German style Spread (Ale, Brown Mustard, Sharp Cheddar Cheese) baked to a bubbly finish and served with Heaven and Earth (Himmel Und Erde), Potatoes sautéed with Apples and Bacon, served also with Red cabbage and German-style cheese toast. 

september
Oktoberfest continues at McGillin's

McGillin’s month-long Oktoberfest celebration continues through the Midtown Village Fall Festival on the first Saturday in October. We’ll be serving Oktoberfest beers & German food specials.

This year we’ve joining forces with Fordham & Dominion Brewing Company to launch our own Oktoberfest beer! Plus Oktoberfest beers from Sly Fox, Lancaster, Stoudt’s, Beck’s and Warsteiner Brewing. Plus Pumpkin beers!

Plus rotating list of food specials including: Mussels steamed in Octoberfest Lager and served over hay and straw noodles with German-style toasted cheese bread; Grilled Pork Loin served with Sweet and Sour Cherry Sauce, Braised Cabbage, Apples and Potato Dumpling; and German Style Grilled Sausage Platter with Bratwurst and Knockwurst with Red Cabbage and Warm German Potato Salad served with German-style Cheese Toast and Dark Mustard; and Kasebrotchen Chicken, Chicken Breast topped with German style Spread (Ale, Brown Mustard, Sharp Cheddar Cheese) baked to a bubbly finish and served with Heaven and Earth (Himmel Und Erde), Potatoes sautéed with Apples and Bacon, served also with Red cabbage and German-style cheese toast.

 

Watch the Eagles at McGillin's

Get this season’s Eagles Super Mug for $5 & get $2 refills of Bud Light — every Eagles game — all season long!


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