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Where to Go Whale Watching in Philly

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While there isn't a large douche economy in Philly, there are some pockets with serious coinage and they often frequent the same spots. So, if you want to run into some cash money folks, there are some tried and true places you can go Whale Watching in Philly. So whether you're looking to spend some of your own money or find someone who's got some, these are a few places to get you started on your quest.

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1. Fountain Restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia

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One Logan Sq
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 963-1500
Sure, it's a standby, but it's a standby for a reason. When you're rich in a city foreign to you, you stay at the Four Seasons. And you eat at The Fountain.

2. Oyster House

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1516 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 567-7683
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Old money hangs out here. It's been sold back and forth, but it's back where it belongs in the Mink family. And where the grandfathers went, the grandkids now down martinis and do oyster shooters.

3. Rouge

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205 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 732-6622
The Cougar den. There's lots of rich divorcees here, and young men looking to be kept. But, don't discount the solid food and drink list.

4. Pyramid Club

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1735 Market St., 52nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 567-6510
This is one of the old-time institutions that requires membership and networking talents. And money. Lots of money. Some people don't even know it exists.
200 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 790-1919
A beautiful bar and amazing liquor collection attract cash. And the young, beautiful people looking to get snared by those with big bank. The brown booze selection is worth the trip, though.

6. Le Bec-Fin

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1523 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 567-1000
Le Bec Fin recently changed hands, but it's still the place to be seen if you're into big-time wines. And the check average is still around $150, which is among the tops in Philly. While the decor is a little old-fashioned, it's still worth a gander.

7. Zee Bar

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100 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Right down the block from Delilah's is Zee Bar, where the young and rich blow wads of cash on drinks, and um, entertainment.

8. Smith & Wollensky - Philadelphia

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210 W Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 545-1700
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Sure, there's The Palm and Capital Grille, but the younger wealthy crowd often hangs at Smith & Wollensky. Big steaks and California Cabs always attract expense accounts.

9. Tir Na Nog Irish Bar & Grill

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1600 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(267) 514-1700
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There isn't a huge investment banker crowd in Philly, but the ones that are end up at Tir Na Nog at happy hour and stay until way late. And, douchebag clients or not, they pour a mean Guinness.

10. Amis Trattoria

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412 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 732-2647
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Sure Vetri's namesake restaurant is the main attraction, but Amis seems to attract the wealthy who don't like to make reservations weeks in advance. You'll find plenty of out-of-town celebs here, too. And the food and wine list are fantastic.

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1. Fountain Restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia

One Logan Sq, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Sure, it's a standby, but it's a standby for a reason. When you're rich in a city foreign to you, you stay at the Four Seasons. And you eat at The Fountain.
One Logan Sq
Philadelphia, PA 19103

2. Oyster House

1516 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Old money hangs out here. It's been sold back and forth, but it's back where it belongs in the Mink family. And where the grandfathers went, the grandkids now down martinis and do oyster shooters.
1516 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

3. Rouge

205 S. 18th St., Philadelphia, PA 19103
The Cougar den. There's lots of rich divorcees here, and young men looking to be kept. But, don't discount the solid food and drink list.
205 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

4. Pyramid Club

1735 Market St., 52nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103
This is one of the old-time institutions that requires membership and networking talents. And money. Lots of money. Some people don't even know it exists.
1735 Market St., 52nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

5. XIX

200 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
A beautiful bar and amazing liquor collection attract cash. And the young, beautiful people looking to get snared by those with big bank. The brown booze selection is worth the trip, though.
200 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

6. Le Bec-Fin

1523 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Le Bec Fin recently changed hands, but it's still the place to be seen if you're into big-time wines. And the check average is still around $150, which is among the tops in Philly. While the decor is a little old-fashioned, it's still worth a gander.
1523 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

7. Zee Bar

100 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia, PA 19123
Right down the block from Delilah's is Zee Bar, where the young and rich blow wads of cash on drinks, and um, entertainment.
100 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123

8. Smith & Wollensky - Philadelphia

210 W Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Sure, there's The Palm and Capital Grille, but the younger wealthy crowd often hangs at Smith & Wollensky. Big steaks and California Cabs always attract expense accounts.
210 W Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

9. Tir Na Nog Irish Bar & Grill

1600 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
There isn't a huge investment banker crowd in Philly, but the ones that are end up at Tir Na Nog at happy hour and stay until way late. And, douchebag clients or not, they pour a mean Guinness.
1600 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

10. Amis Trattoria

412 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Sure Vetri's namesake restaurant is the main attraction, but Amis seems to attract the wealthy who don't like to make reservations weeks in advance. You'll find plenty of out-of-town celebs here, too. And the food and wine list are fantastic.
412 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

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