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All lunches include a free bowl of hearty soup from our self-serve kettle.

The 1860

Succulent 12 oz Black Angus NY Strip

A house specialty -- Chargrilled and served with au jus, veggie and potato, house salad and homemade garlic bread. (Please allow 15 minutes or more to cook.)  $18.60

Mussels Fra Diablo -- Steamed P.E.I. Mussels in our homemade spicy marinara or white wine garlic sauce served over pasta with homemade garlic bread. $8.99

Steak and Cake – Our famous Homemade Crabcake paired with a 3 oz. chargrilled Sirloin Steak, served with veggie and potato. $10.99

Chicken Parmesan – Yo! South Philly-what’s up? Breast of Chicken lightly breaded, topped with Melted Provolone and Red Sauce, served with a side of Pasta and Garlic Bread. $8.99

Chicken Marsala – Boneless, skinless, Chicken Breast sautéed in Marsala Wine, Mushroom and Shallots with Veggie and ‘Tator,  served with Garlic Bread. $8.99

Fried Shrimp – Lightly breaded and fried Gulf Shrimp served with French Fries and Homemade Cole Slaw. (6) $10.49

Crab Cakes – “The Kite and Key” – An electrifying experience…charged with Maryland Crab and lightly breaded, served with French Fries and Cole Slaw. $8.99

Mile High Meatloaf -- A McGillin's Favorite! THE ultimate comfort food - a generous portion of meatloaf and homemade mashed potatoes piled a "mile high" and topped with gravy and an onion ring, served with a side of sauteed vegetables and garlic bread. $8.99

Seafood Combination – Breaded Gulf Shrimp, Fish and Our Famous Crabcake All lightly breaded and deep fried, served with French Fries, Cole Slaw, Spicy Cocktail Sauce $10.99

Ivy’s Three Threes – Three hand breaded Gulf Shrimp; three Coconut-Dipped Gulf Shrimp (both fried), along with Three Chargrilled Shrimp, served with French Fries and Cole Slaw $11.99

Shepherd's Pie -- A McGillin's Favorite! Slow cooked chopped sirloin simmered with vegetables and herbs, topped with whipped mashed potatoes and served with garlic bread. $8.99 lunch/$9.99 (Dinner includes a side salad.)

Coconut Dipped Shrimp – Plump, juicy Shrimp with a Crisp Coconut Crust with an Orange Horseradish Marmalade served with French Fries and Cole Slaw. (6) $10.49

Cape May Seafood Stew – Mussels, Shrimp and Fresh Fish (Chef’s Choice) in White Wine Garlic Sauce over Pasta, with Garlic Bread. $10.99

German Sausage Platter -- A McGillin's Favorite! Knockwurst and Bratwurst marinated in McGillin's Lager, grilled and topped with caramelized onions. Served with veggie and potatoe. $9.99

Mixed-Up Grill Dublin & Munich come to Philly. Knockwurst, Grilled Chicken Breast and Grilled Shrimp served with a Cajun Ranch Dipping Sauce, Veggie, Potato and Garlic Bread. $10.99.

“William McGillin offered free baked potatoes with butter...when the ale was ordered; he would climb down into the cellar to fetch a foaming glassful straight from the keg.”  1890s.

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All Sandwiches are served with Chips, Pickle and homemade Cole Slaw
on your choice of bread or bun.


R. B. McGillin Gabrielle's Favorite -- Hot Roast Beef (Ma McGillin’s secret rub) on a Philly Steak Roll served with au jus and side of sultry horseradish. $6.99

Philadelphia Cheese Steak – Thinly sliced, lean sirloin steak, topped with provolone cheese (Philly’s most famous culinary contribution). $6.99

Grilled Reuben – An Eastern Bloc Special – Corned Beef or Turkey, Swiss Cheese and Sauerkraut with Russian Dressing on Grilled Rye. $7.79

Tuna Melt Shannon's Favorite -- Delectable – open faced Tuna Salad served with Tomato and Cheddar Cheese on Rye. $6.49

Crab Cake Sandwich A rascal of a lunch – Crab Cake Sandwich served on a Baker Street Broiche with Tartar Sauce. $6.99

Hot Turkey Beth's Favorite -- Freshly roasted, all White Meat, hand-sliced on Bread, with Mashed Potatoes, Gravy made the way your Grandmom used to make it. $6.99

Hot Roast Beef – The “conventional standby.” Home Roasted Beef (Ma McGillin’s secret rub), Open-faced Sandwich served with Mashed Potatoes and Gravy. $7.49

The BIG BURGER-- $7.49

How do you improve America’s favorite fast food? EASY! Start with fresh ground American ground beef. Make it BIGGER – ½ lb. Shape it gently. Cook it to order on our Char-Grill. Serve it on a locally baked Baker Street Broiche with sliced tomato and lettuce. Price is right…WOW!

Toppings (50 cents each): Fried Onions, Bacon, Provolone, Swiss, American, Cheddar, Mushroom & raw onion. Bacon $1; Fried Egg $1; Marinara Sauce (free).

Chicken Cheese Steak – Skinless, all white meat Chicken Breast, chopped and grilled and packed into a Philly Steak Roll, Topped with Melted American Cheese. $6.99

Grilled Chicken Breast Tammy's Favorite -- One 5 oz. boneless, skinless, featherless, Char Grilled Chicken Breast. Served on a Baker Street Broiche with Tomato, Lettuce, Chips, Cole Slaw and Pickle. $6.49

Chicken Marsala Sandwich Kate’s Favorite. Boneless, skinless, Chicken Breast sautéed in Marsala Wine and Mushrooms. Served on a Baker Street Broiche with Chips, Cole Slaw and Pickle. $6.99

Chicken Parmesan SandwichLorraine’s Favorite.  Boneless, skinless Chicken Breast lightly breaded and fried, topped with Melted Provolone and Marinara. Served on a Baker Street Broiche with Chips, Cole Slaw and Pickle. $6.99

Cass's Favorite -- A delicious all natural, meatless patty, grilled and served on a Baker Street Broiche with Tomato, Lettuce and a side of Fresh Fruit. (Our patty contains: Fresh Mushrooms, Onions, Oats, Brown Rice, Low Fat Mozzarella, Non-Fat Cottage Cheese, Egg Whites, Cheddar Cheese, Bulgur Wheat, Natural Seasoning and Spices. No Soy added!) $6.49


Filet Mignon Sandwich -- $7.29

We say Oui Oui!

A tender 3 oz. filet mignon, seasoned & grilled, served with caramelized onions on our toasted Baker Street Brioche .


Hot Turkey on a RollRose’s Favorite. Fresh Roasted All White Meat served in Homemade Hot Gravy on a Philly Steak Roll. Served with Pickle, Chips and Cole Slaw. $6.49

Turkey Burger Suzi's Favorite -- Healthy & Fat Free. Ground Turkey char grilled. Served with Lettuce &Tomato on a Baker Street Brioche. Pickle, Chips and Cole Slaw. $6.99

Meatball Sandwich – Four home-style Meatballs stuffed into a Philly Steak Roll, with homemade Marinara. Served with Chips, Cole Slaw and Pickle. $5.49

Children’s Platter

Burger (4 oz.), chicken tenders or spaghetti and meatballs. Burger and Tenders served with Fries and Cole Slaw. Spaghetti served with Garlic Bread. $4.99

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Freshly-made Soup du Jour--Cup 1.59   Bowl $1.99

Crock of Chili -- A piping hot bowl of McGillin’s sassy chili. Served with fresh bread and butter. $3.99

French Onion Soup Homemade. $4.99

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Crispy Garden Salad – Tossed Mixed Greens, with Cucumbers, Tomatoes and Homemade Croutons. $2.99. Add Grilled Chicken Breast $5.99. Add Grilled Fish du Jour $7.99.

Caesar Salad – Who made the salad? Caesar made the salad. Crisp Romaine, our own Dressing (NO raw egg) and Crunchy, Homestyle Croutons. $4.99. Add Grilled Chicken $6.79. Add Grilled Gulf Shrimp $7.99. Add Grilled 3oz. Petite Filet Mignon $9.99


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Fun Food for Grazers

French Fries “C’est la vie”

Idaho’s best, sliced straight and long, an American classic. Side $1.79. Basket $3.49.

Old Bay Fries. Side $2.09. Basket $3.59

Spicy Curly Fries. Side $2.39. Basket $3.99

Add Cheddar Cheese .79

Tex-Mex Fries (for two) – A Texas-sized portion of spicy batter dipped Curly Fries, smothered with Jack and Cheddar Cheeses, Jalapeno Peppers and topped with Salsa and Sour Cream. $8.59

Buffalo Wings (as opposed to chips) -- Our own blistering, crispy Chicken Wings served with Blue Cheese Dressing, Celery and Carrot Sticks. 7.49 for 10. $14.99 for 25. $26.49 for 50.

Old Bay Wings. Tossed in Old Bay Seasoning with Ranch Dipping Sauce $1.00

Thai Wings. Tossed in a Thai sweet and sassy sauce $1.00

BBQ Wings. Tossed in a delectable Southern sauce $1.00

Onion Rings – Basket of sliced Spanish Onions, hand-dipped in Beer Batter and Golden Fried. $6.49

Fried Cheese – Mozzarella Sticks coated with a seasoned breading and deep fried until crispy on the outside and cheesy on the inside. Served with Marinara Sauce. $6.49

Chicken Tenders – Four Tenderloins of Chicken, all White Meat lightly breaded and  golden fried. Served with a Honey Mustard Sauce. $6.99

Potato SkinsMaryAnn's Favorite -- Cheddar & Bacon. Cheddar Cheese and Chunks of Bacon, side of Sour Cream and Chives. $6.79

Buffalo Chicken Tenders - Four tenderloin of chicken, all white meat, lightly breaded and golden fried, tossed in our FAMOUS wing sauce, served with Bleu cheese dressing. $7.49

Mussels Fresh plump P.E.I. mussels from Maine; steamed in our own spicy Marinara or white sauce. $7.99

Fried Shrimp – Five Fresh Shrimp, hand-breaded and served with Cocktail Sauce. $7.79

Ivy’s Three Threes Gulf Shrimp – Butterflied – 3 Coconut dipped and fried; 3 breaded and fried; and 3 grilled. Served with Fries and Slaw. $11.99

Coconut Dipped Shrimp – Five Gulf Shrimp Coconut Dipped and Served with an Orange Horseradish Marmalade. $7.79

Pot Stickers – Chinese dumplings steamed and fried. Served with a light Soy-Ginger dipping sauce. $6.49

Cheese Nachos – Crisp Tortilla Chips topped with Melted Jack and Cheddar cheese, Fresh Salsa, Jalapenos and Sour Cream. $6.49

Chicken Nachos – Crisp Tortilla Chips topped with Melted Jack and Cheddar cheese, Chicken, Jalapenos, Salsa and Sour Cream. $7.49

Chili Nachos – Crisp Tortilla Chips topped with Melted Jack and Cheddar cheese, homemade Chili, Salsa, Hot Peppers and Sour Cream. $7.49

Hummus & Veggie Plate -- Healthy -- Fresh, homemade hummus served on a bed o greens with grilled flatbread, Greek olives, carrots, celery, tomato and cucumber. $6.99

Every night is special at McGillin's

Monday - Half Priced Pizza

Tuesday - 35¢ wings & $1 throwback mugs

Wednesday - 2 tacos for $1.00

Thursday - $2.99 Cheese Nachos

Friday- Philly's Best Happy Hour

Saturday - $6 Surf 'n Turf (Filet & Shrimp) & 99 cent house salad



Pizza  -- 9 inch pizza. Traditional with cheese. $5.29

Pepperoni Pizza – Pizza with Cheese and Pepperoni. $6.79

Pizza Supreme – Pizza with Pepperoni, Cheese, Mushrooms, Onions and Peppers. $6.99

Vegetarian Pizza – Pizza Supreme NO Pepperoni. $6.99

Barbecue Chicken Pizza – Pizza with Barbecue Chicken Strips. $6.99

Pizzas are 1/2 Price on Monday Nights!!

(after 5 p.m.)

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The Drury Deli

New & Improved!! The Earl of Sandwich would be amazed by what we did to his humble creation. We now roast all our Beef and Turkey and season it with our secret rubs. The Corned Beef is brisket and melt-in-your-mouth tender. The portions are 6 oz and HUGE!! Served on your choice of whole wheat, rye bread or rolls with Chips, Pickles and Homemade Cole Slaw.

Home Roasted TurkeyA fine breast of incredible proportions, only the Sears catalog could compare. $5.99

Home Roasted Roast Beef – “An Animal Activist Choice” – NOT. $6.99

Corned Beef – A novel choice, Tennessee Williams’ favorite fare at McGillin’s – A tragically delightful sandwich of thinly sliced Corned Beef. $6.79

O’Tuna – From the banks of the Schuylkill-Thomas Eakins pined, “Oh Tuna, Oh Tuna, Ah Tuna.” $4.99

Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato – “Better Late Than Never”  -- Ed Rendell always does finally arrive! $4.99

McGillin’s Special – The forerunner of all specials -- The “Original Special” – Choice of Turkey, Roast Beef or Corned Beef on Rye with Cole Slaw and Russian Dressing. $6.99

Club Sandwich – Not a weapon wielded by the I.R.A. – triple-decked sandwich with Turkey or Roast Beef, Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato. $7.99

Grilled Cheese – $4.99. With Tomato $5.25

Liverwurst and Onion

The ultimate bar food. The bestwurst on fresh Rye bread. $4.99

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