As if we needed another excuse to open up a bottle of wine, next Tuesday, August 28, is National Red Wine Day! We rounded up five chic venues where you can enjoy the best reds that Philly has to offer. Whether you prefer French or Italian, with a little sparkle or with a side of cheese, fill up your glass with a new favorite this year.
Each of Tria’s three locations place an emphasis on enjoying the finer things in life — wine, food, and good conversation. With no modern distractions — including television — Tria invites guests to relax and get back to the basics over a glass of their finest. Multiple locations, 215- 972-8742
Celebrate Red Wine Day with flowing drinks and an unforgettable dinner as well. This upscale restaurant nestled in The Rittenhouse Hotel expertly pairs its seasonal menu with selections from its award-winning wine list. 210 W. Rittenhouse Square, 215.790.2533
Order a flight (or several!) before finding your favorite amongst a list of more than 60 by-the-glass wines from across the globe. Looking for something new? Choose from a rotating list of featured wines for a different experience every time you step in. 129 S. 13th St., 215.922.3095
Walnut Street Cafe’s three-page wine list features 40 by-the-glass options to satisfy every vino’s taste. Savor your selection at the elegant bar or cozy up at a table for two. 2929 Walnut St., 215.867.8067
Embark on a wine tour of the Italian countryside with imported selections from a variety of regions. An extensive wine list offers something for every palate. 1927 E. Passyunk Ave., 215.271.5626
Photography by: Photography courtesy of Tria, Lacroix, Vintage Wine Bar (@vintagewinebarphilly), Walnut Street Cafe, and Le Virtu