A cocktail being made at Southwark. | Southwark
Where to drink when you’re craving something creative
Philadelphia hasn’t always been a cocktail town, thanks to regretfully strict alcohol laws. But that doesn’t mean those in search of noteworthy mixed drinks are out of luck. The city’s cocktail scene spans speakeasy-style bars, hit restaurants paying as much attention to the drinks as the food, and even a few dives that can shake up something well worth going out of the way for. Here’s a map of 15 places that do cocktails better than anyone else.