U Bar Formerly: Uncles

 
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Quiet and cozy spot for a slightly older set
A laid-back neighborhood bar that is a great place for inexpensive drinks. Customers can sit here and watch Locust Street go by through the large windows.

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    • Whitty54
      Whitty54 4 months ago
      Loves it

      Laid back place. Cool bathrooms. 6 urinals side by side without partitions. Good food, a bit pricy but good. Drinks are always strong too!!!

    • tonylantz
      tonylantz Over a year ago
      Loves it

      UBar ubar experience
      I work there and it's a great place to work and relax

    • rahiembrooks
      rahiembrooks Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Drink Til You Drop.
      Great drink specials and nice atmosphere.

    • sarastro
      sarastro Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Loved it!
      Uncle's is a great option for those of you who don't enjoy having to scream to be heard at your friend/date when engaged in conversation. Additionally, the staff there are all very hospitable, kind, and the bartenders know how to make great drinks at a great price as well. A visit at least once is highly recommended!

    • cduarte
      cduarte Over a year ago
      Loves it

      nice place
      had a great time there going back tonight met alot of nice people there

    • cubsguy
      cubsguy Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Great for street events
      This is the place to be to people watch when the outdoor GLBT events ate happening. Big open air space where you can sit inside at tables, enjoy cocktails, and still be part of the action. Great place to meet friends and just relax too. Neighborhood type of bar.

    • NK21
      NK21 Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Cozy
      Great place to meet mature guys. Todd the bartender is amazing and makes u feel warm and invited! I'm 21 and unless ur some fem twink this place is great!

    • Gaytravelers
      Gaytravelers Over a year ago
      Loves it

      VERY FRIENDLY
      This is a bar for mature men. NOT for the younger crowd unless they are into a mature crowd. VERY friendly staff and customers. Just be sure and let them know you are either new in town or from out of town. EVERYONE talks to everyone in this bar. It is a small bar and the rectangular bar blends in well for people talking with each other. We had a great time there.

    • Stevin
      Stevin Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Older crown but FUN.
      I enjoyed it here. Everyone is pretty friendly. It's deffinitely older, but they're super nice. There's a B+B upstairs which is funny. I would surely go back next time in Philly. Worth a pop in.

    • crackerbaby
      crackerbaby Over a year ago
      Hates it

      A little too clickish. I thought a one got more mature that the young bitchy clicky attitude departed...obviously not here. And I don't know why they are being so....not one of the most attractive crowds in town....a bit in-bredish as the overheard conversations seem to deal with who has slept with who at the bar...possible with bags over their heads for anonymity and sanity. The large, open windows are a plus and the palms outside remind one of Key West....luckily the windows are not on a higher level or more of the patrons would use them to hurl themselves out of due to boredom. They would, however, find themselves landing on a cracked-out youngster trying to pick up one of the older regulars.

    • DJinPA
      DJinPA Over a year ago
      Hates it

      oh boy
      this place should be called grandpa's not uncle's

    • JCT
      JCT Over a year ago
      Hates it

      SUCKS!!!!!
      If you have never been there don't waste your time bartenders with attitude. Went there with friends on a Sunday afternoon and it was like pulling teeth to get service. Would NEVER go back.

    • ratt
      ratt Over a year ago
      Hates it

      Definitely an Older Crowd
      I only popped in for a moment, but the crowd was definitely older. I mean, I felt young.. Yikes!

    • BarMan
      BarMan Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Always feel like a native here
      Very friendly staff. Makes me feel right at home. Sort a blast from the past there.

    • timbell
      timbell Over a year ago
      Loves it

      great for conversation with a stranger
      I think Uncles is excellent. the croud does range a little higher in age but I would say more like 30 and up, which can be refreshing. On good nights you can meet a hot "straight" guy there, it's the kind of place that makes them comfortable and relaxed. Trust me, I lived close by in my 20's. HA HA!! It is also a nice place to chat. The bar is oval, which I LOVE! Go and have a good time, it's full of positive energy. Oh, and the bartenders are superb! ;)

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