Details: Philly Beer Week

Friday, May 28, 2010

Getting there

Philadelphia is about 140 miles north of Washington on Interstate 95.

Staying there

The Independent

1234 Locust St.

215-772-1440

http://www.theindependenthotel.com

Boutique hotel with 24 rooms, from $119.

Eating there

Hawthornes Cafe

738 S. 11th St.

215-627-3012

http://www.hawthornecafe.com

Casual neighborhood eatery where you can buy individual craft beers to drink on premises or assemble a mixed six-pack to take home. Brunch from $6.

Village Whiskey

118 S. 20th St.

215-665-1088

http://www.villagewhiskey.com

Upscale tavern from renowned chef Jose Garces features a wide selection of the brown stuff -- both whiskeys and beers. Sandwiches and entrees from $9.

Playing there

Philly Beer Week

http://www.phillybeerweek.org

June 4-13; hundreds of beer tastings, special dinners, pub crawls and other events.

Information

Philly Beer Week

http://www.phillybeerweek.org

June 4-13; hundreds of beer tastings, special dinners, pub crawls and other events.


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