Special Events


Superbowl -- Watch with us on Sunday, February 1. Unfortunately, your Supermug lasted longer than the Eagles. Fortunately, you'll get $1 refills Bud Light one last time this season before you retire it. And $7 pitchers of Bud Light & Yuengling.


Philly Auto Show -- We're just a short walk from the Pennsylvania Convention Center stop by before/after the show for a meal/drink. January 31 - February 8.


Friday the 13th - Get lucky at McGillin's on Friday, February 13. We'll be serving "4 Leaf Clovers" and our famous "Rabbit's Foot." Or, try an "Open Umbrella" or "Black Cat" if you dare!

Valentine's Day -- Spend Valentine's Day where hundreds of couples have met, gotten engaged and even tied the knot. Serving Passion Punch, Chocolate Martinis, McGillin's Love Potion & food specials such as Heart "Beet" Salad and Heart & "Sole" all week. On  February 14, our Saturday special is perfect for a cheap date -- 3 oz. filet topped with 2 grilled shrimp, potato, veggie, garlic bread (or not) for $6. Add side salad for 99 cents.

President's Day -- It's a long weekend and that means one more night to party -- Sunday, February 15! Take a selfie with "Abe Lincoln." He'll be celebrating his birthday at the bar that opened the year he was elected president - 1860!

Mardi Gras -- The very next day, on February 17, we'll warm up with Spicy Jambalaya, McGillin's Muffuletta's, Blackened Catfish Sandwiches, Cajun Pot Pie, Po' Boys and Hurricanes! Let the Good Times Roll!

Philadelphia Flower Show -- Stop by for a meal before/after the show, February 28 - March 8. Sit by the fire & enjoy a free bowl of homemade soup with every lunch, Flower Pot Pie & flower drinks. In keeping with the show theme "Hollywood" we'll have food & drink tributes to film stars who've bent an elbow at McGillin's over the years -- Ethel Merman, John Barrymore, Vincent Price, Will Ferrell, Robin Williams & more. 


St Practice Daze -- And then we begin the big, bad Countdown to St. Patrick's Day. Join us on February 20 & 21 for live Irish music with Patsy & Paul and a taste of the month ahead! Serving Irish Stout, Bangers & Mash, Irish Stew, Shepherd's Pie & other hearty Irish specials all month!

Countdown to St Patrick's Day  -- Make McGillin's your St Patrick's Day headquarters all month long with pub crawls and the annual parade on Sunday, March 15.

St Patricks Day!! And then it's the BEST day of the year. On Tuesday, March 17 we'll open 1 hour early -- at 10 a.m. for non-stop, green fun

Free Soup -- Enjoy a free bowl of fresh, homemade soup with every lunch.

Snowstorm -- McGillin's is the BEST place to spend a snow day! We stay open, light a roaring fire & start pouring ho drinks.

Throwback Beers for $1 -- Every Tuesday night we'll serve mugs of a Throwback beer for only $1mug/$5 pitcher. From 5 pm 'til keg kicks. Think Miller High Life, Rolling Rock, etc & 35¢ wings, $4.50 Picklebacks (Jameson & pickle juice) & $6.50 pitchers of Pabst Blue ibbon & Bud Light.

Monday Night FourSquare Special -- On Foursquare? If not, sign up to be eligible for our new Late Night Happy Hour on Mondays. Check in to McGillin's on 4square any Monday from 11 p.m. - 1 a.m. for $4 Jagermeister shots, $3 Soco Lime Shots and $2 pints of Pabst Blue Ribbon. Come often enough and you may even become the Mayor of McGillins!  

Karaoke - Join us for the city's best karaoke every Wednesday and Sunday night. New sound system!

Open Mic Night - It's better than American Idol auditions. Thursday nights.

2nd Floor Bar -We've just renovated our 2nd floor bar and added a 20-foot antique oak back bar. We'll open it on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights. Serving 10 locally brewed craft beers. Also available for private parties.

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Birthday Presents - Celebrate your birthday with us. Email your name and birth date to us at mcgillins@aol.com. We’ll send a coupon to buy one lunch/get one free.

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