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Venture Inn - CLOSED

255 S Camac St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5610
+1 215-545-8731
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  • Average44%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
14 Jan 2016
“Venture Inn closes Jan. 17, 2016”
1 Dec 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
255 S Camac St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5610
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

A chestnut of an LGBTQ bar for decades on Camac Street. There was always good home-style foods, a cheery staff and something crazy going on like a drag show or Kinky Quizzo. I met my boyfriend there four years ago. We will miss it terribly.

Thank Scott_A_Drake
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Went here for what I thought would be a nice quaint vday dinner and it was anything but that. The overpriced food was bland and tasteless, brussels sprouts were undercooked, steak was overdone and rubbery (you can tell it had been frozen), waiter was clueless,...More

Thank keys2thebeamer
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Came in for a drink on a Saturday night with my girlfriend. The place was quiet at first, but by 11 it was pretty packed (mostly men, but some ladies too). Drinks were good and fairly priced. Seemed like your typical gay bar.

1  Thank SnappleSpice
Reviewed 5 May 2015

It can't be the food that attracts all the cute fellas, wearing sleeveless t's to show off their tattoos, to Venture Inn because my omelet was overdone & tasteless & served w/ soggy toast & lifeless salad. Furthermore it offends me whenever the server reeks...More

3  Thank Herstory_62
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

My man and I were taken here by a friend for dinner. When we first walked up to the bar I was intimidated by the huge crowd of softballers. The manager friend of my friend greeted us with open arms showed us to our table...More

Thank twiin r
Reviewed 16 April 2015

If you are just starting to follow my reviews allow me to say: I have above average standards just as my height. My dining experience at #VentureInn occurred during my first trip ever to the city of brotherly love. I can and now will: vociferate...More

1  Thank KristianKornelius
Reviewed 3 November 2013

With so many choices in the Gayborhood this is always a nice place to go. The service is always very good and the food is good. They always have a nice choice of menu items. It is more than just a diner. Expect a nice...More

1  Thank Michelle P
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
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11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 S Camac St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5610
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-545-8731
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