The Best Wings in Philadelphia

The OpenTable Team

The City of Brotherly Love has become one of the most exciting cities in the United States; Philadelphia thrives with amazing history, fantastic cultural events and some of the best cuisines on the East Coast. Restaurants with the best wings in Philadelphia feature everything from traditional Philly style to modern, cutting-edge flavors, delivering the city a heaping serving of the classic pub fare. But where are the smartest, savviest diners in Philadelphia headed out to when they're looking for the best new wings in town? Welcome to the Tastemaker 20. Here, we've gathered together information from the city's in-the-know diners to put together this list of the best wings in Philadelphia. With everything from barbecue to buffalo and a wide range in between, the best wings in Philadelphia deliver great tastes for all visitors. Grab a table in Philadelphia and enjoy tonight!

Restaurants:Olly, Kalaya, Double Knot
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, Thai, Sushi
Neighborhoods:South Philly, Center City

Olly

$$$$·Contemporary American·
South Philly
101 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
Head out to Queen Village for some of the royal-level best wings in Philadelphia. Olly is a comfortable, welcoming local restaurant with an airy, sunny view out into this busy cornRead more
95% recommended
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Kalaya

$$$$·Thai·
South Philly
356 reviews
  • Hot Spot
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
This South Philadelphia staple presents some of the best Thai food to hungry diners throughout the city. A colorful and engaging restaurant, Kalaya focuses on traditional Thai reciRead more
100% recommended
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Double Knot

$$$$·Sushi·
Center City
2,339 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
This two-floor Japanese restaurant and “speakeasy” is one of the most inventive spots in Philadelphia. Hailing from acclaimed restauranteur Michael Schulson, Double Knot includes aRead more
95% recommended
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Rouge

$$$$·International·
Rittenhouse Square
394 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
This longtime Rittenhouse Square favorite is one of the best places in Philadelphia for people-watching. Grab a seat in the heart of one of the city's most exciting districts and tRead more
89% recommended
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Pub & Kitchen

$$$$·American·
Center City
422 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
This sleek neighborhood tavern features some of the best chicken wings in Philadelphia. Stylish and modern with a classic feel, Pub & Kitchen is an excellent spot for dinner and a Read more
100% recommended
Neighbourhood Gem in Philadelphia

SouthGate

$$$$·Contemporary Korean·
Rittenhouse Square
221 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
A Rittenhouse square hot spot, Southgate features some of the best wings in Philadelphia amid comfortable decor. This cozy Korean-American restaurant draws inspiration from both stRead more
97% recommended

Bleu Sushi

$$$$·Japanese·
Center City
424 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
  • Neighbourhood Gem
This Washington Square sushi standout features some of the best wings in Philadelphia. Bleu Sushi's standout Korean-style chicken wings come fried with honey sesame sauce. The wingRead more
91% recommended
Japanese in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs

P.J. Clarke's at the Curtis

$$$$·American·
Old City
476 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
This 1880s-era Philadelphia institution features an eclectic menu of pub and tavern favorites. Start with the traditional buffalo chicken wings or home-made tater tots with cheddarRead more
93% recommended
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Makhani Modern Indian

$$$$·Indian·
Old City
43 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Authentic
  • Casual
One of Philadelphia's favorite Indian restaurants, Makhani is one of the best places in the city for wings. The restaurant leans heavily towards Northern Indian styles with traditiRead more
93% recommended
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Cheu Fishtown & Nunu

$$$$·Japanese·
Fishtown
184 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Head into this Fishtown favorite for some of Philadelphia's best wings at Happy Hour. Taking place every day of the week, Cheu's Happy Hour features chicken wings, rangoons, pastraRead more
98% recommended
Japanese in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs

The Butcher Bar

$$$$·American·
Center City
989 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
Center City's Butcher Bar is the spot for some of the best wings in Philadelphia. The snacks menu is a playground of eccentric food creations. The confit duck wings include sweet cRead more
90% recommended
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Del Frisco's Grille - Philadelphia

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Rittenhouse Square
909 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
The Philadelphia installment of this nationally-renowned chain boasts some of the best dining and wings in the city. Head in for lunch and the “Made to Share” menu to try the restaRead more
81% recommended
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Sampan - Philadelphia

$$$$·Asian·
Center City
4,154 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
  • Group Bookings
This intimate and colorful Center City favorite is one of Philadelphia's best spots for wings and Asian treats. The restaurant's Kung Pao chicken wing dish is a great way to startRead more
93% recommended
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The Twisted Tail

$$$$·American·
Society Hill
1,014 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
This double-level Philly favorite is the place to go to see a show and grab some of the best wings in town. In the middle of Head House Square and Society Hill, The Twisted Tail isRead more
95% recommended
Brunch in Philadelphia
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Pod

$$$$·Asian·
University City
3,158 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
This hip and super-modern restaurant hails from celebrated Philly food scene icon Stephen Starr. It's one of the best spots for wings in Philadelphia. The sci-fi inspired interior Read more
93% recommended
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La Peg

$$$$·American·
Old City
876 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Scenic View
  • Casual
La Peg features one of the best views and some of the best wings in Philadelphia. Settle into this upscale restaurant with high ceilings for a tremendous view of the city's BenjamiRead more
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City Tap House - UC

$$$$·American·
University City
556 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Outdoor Eating
Beers and wings are one of the world's unbeatable combinations. Few places in Philadelphia do it better than the City Tap House. Stop in for dinner to grab some of the restaurant'sRead more
92% recommended
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Smokin' Betty's

$$$$·Comfort Food·
Center City
1,539 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Smokin' Betty's is where diners will find some of the best wings in Philadelphia. This longtime local favorite is full of hearty American comfort food dishes. Start with the Betty'Read more
89% recommended
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Bar Amis

$$$$·Italian·
South Philly
636 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Casual
Italian South Philadelphia dining gets a modern twist at Bar Amis. This local Navy Yard favorite is an engaging, lively spot with some of the best wings in Philadelphia. Grab a tabRead more
100% recommended
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Square 1682

$$$$·American·
Center City
1,817 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Lunch
A modern American highlight in the middle of Center City, Square 1682 is one of the city's top spots for Happy Hour dining. Head into the weekday Happy Hour for specials on drinks,Read more
84% recommended
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