1518 Bar & Grill is a classic Philadelphia Bar and Restaurant filled with local art, historic photos and Philadelphia memorabilia that will bring you back in time. We welcome you to enjoy some great food and a comfortable environment, 1518 Bar & Grill makes for a perfect place to escape the elements of a fast paced city.

Whether you stop by after work for cocktails or you are looking for an after-hours spot for late-night quality food and drink, 1518 Bar & Grill is sure to please! We are located in the heart of Philadelphia.

About 1518 Bar & Grill

Restaurateur Willy Bouikidis, with 35 years in the restaurant business, has transformed the Black Cat Cigar Shop into 1518 Bar & Grill, a blend of local beer and Contemporary cuisine.
An innovated mix of local Philadelphia beer blended with bar and grill style Contemporary cuisine, 1518 Bar & Grill is the perfect stop after long day in the office as well as the ideal place to host business parties and corporate functions.

Warm relaxing atmosphere

Visit us for lunch, dinner or late night appetizers. We're sure you'll have a great experience and a delicious meal.

Happy Hour • Monday - Friday 5pm - 7pm

$1.00 off all draft and bottled beer
$5.00 Merlot and Chardonnay • $5.00 Well Drinks

Not your typical bar food

You'll love our specialty items

If your hungry for something for a dining experience you won’t soon forget, give us a try. We’ll be your new favorite place! 


1518 Sansom Street • Philadelphia, PA 19102