The Hidden Speakeasy In Philadelphia That Will Transport You To Another Era
When most people think about Prohibition, images of Chicago and New York City speakeasies come to mind. You might not realize that Philadelphia was a big player in the bootlegging game too, and many bootleggers worked between Philly and Atlantic City to ensure the free flow of alcohol. Today, there are a few speakeasies in the city that will take you back to a time when you had to be “in the know” to find a drink. Ranstead Room is one of the best.
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Every drink here is made with thoughtfulness and precision that you won’t find anywhere else. From their hand-made mixers, to ice chipped specifically to compliment your drink, to fresh squeezed juices and fruits, the attention to detail at Ranstead Room is second to none! It’s the perfect place to kick off your night out with friends, before heading off to dine at one of The 11 Places You Should Eat In Philadelphia In 2018.