Port wine is a fortified wine, which means grape spirit or brandy is added during the production process. Vintage Port is considered the best Bordeaux or Burgundy fortified wines that are produced. The brandy is added before the fermentation is finished, which creates a natural sweetness. Port wines are rich and smooth to the palate and a perfect way to end a meal. Although port wines can be found in most fine restaurants and wine bars, we are offering up a list of establishments that serve the best port wines that can be found in Philadelphia.

La Famiglia
8 S. Front St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 922-2803
www.lafamiglia.com

La Famiglia is known for its impressive wine list. Over 13,000 bottles of wine can be found on their list, including some impressive port wines. Enjoy a true Italian meal in the beautiful decor at La Famiglia. Enjoy a special night out, whether it is a specific occasion or not. The experience will be worth every penny you spend at La Famiglia.

Saloon Restaurant
750 S. 7th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 627-1811
www.saloonrestaurant.net

The Saloon has an old world feel you won’t want to miss. The food is outstanding and the service impeccable. The port wine is not too shabby either. The Saloon is most noted for its grilled veal chops, so be sure to try and end the evening with a delicious port. Saloon has been a favorite among Philadelphians for years and no doubt for years to come. You will love the whole experience.

Bistro Romano
120 Lombard St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 925-8880
www.bistroromano.com

Bistro Romano has called Philadelphia home since 1973. The restaurant has combined old world flavors with simplicity, creating some of the best Italian cuisine found in Philadelphia. Bistro Romano serves delicious house wines by the glass, champagne and sparkling wines, reserve wines, red and white wine and, of course, a variety of delicious port wines. Make it a great night by gathering friends for dinner at Bistro Romano. It will be a memorable night.

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Marmont Steakhouse And Bar
222 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 923-1100
www.marmont.net

Located in Olde City, Marmont is a unique steakhouse that offers exceptional quality steaks and a diverse wine list. The international wine list is reasonably priced and includes delicious ports such as Sandeman and Cockburn. It’s the perfect place for steak and wine lovers.

Tria
123 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 972-8742
www.triacafe.com

The original wine and cheese bar in Philadelphia is the perfect place to find the best port wine. The staff is very knowledgeable and can assist you on exactly what you are looking for in a port wine. The wine cafe offers international and local selections. It’s the perfect place for the novice and the well-educated wine enthusiast. Want to learn more? Stop by Tria on any Sunday and attend their popular wine class.

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Christina Thompson is a freelance writer living in Philadelphia. She reports on various topics such as: Social Media, Local Events, Entertainment, Food and Drink and more. Her work can be found at http://firstsendmedia.com/

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