Spirt of Philadelphia First Friday 2017 Leaderboard

Mission, An Indoor Beer Garden, to Open Above Oyster House This Summer

The owner of Oyster House, Sam Mink, and his Executive Chef, Brett Naylor, are partnering to open up an indoor beer garden directly above their current restaurant at 1516 Sansom Street. Mission is inspired by Mink’s travels to Mexico City as well as his nine years spent in San Francisco’s Mission District. The Mission District is known for its rich Latin culture and flavors from which the menu and drinks gain its inspiration and from where the garden gets its name.

Mission will have eight taps with four draft options, as well as a bottle list of beers and wines. They will offer two house cocktails as well as a house red and white. Obviously, if this beer garden is Mex-inspired, there’s also going to be a great selection of tequila and mescal. Juices will be pressed on-site for the bartenders to blend the perfect margs and sangrias, and there will be some non-alcoholic fresh juice options too.

So what makes this an “indoor beer garden” rather than a bar? The 4500-square-foot space will have picnic tables, skylights allowing the beautiful Philadelphia rays to light up your day, and a literal garden planted around the space. There will also be games, like foosball and shuffleboard.
 
The food menu will highlight small plates for sharing in addition to regular sized portions. They’ll offer counter service for lunch if you want to take out or dine in. Happy hour will begin at 5pm and the beer garden will be open late-night. Unlike outdoor beer gardens, this one will be open year round, seven days a week, no matter what the weather!

Stay tuned as Mission plans to open this summer! Lunch and brunch hours will be announced after opening and menus should pop up soon on their @PhillyMission Instagram. 

Photo via Flickr user gabofr

Recent Articles
spacer

Feedback

How are we doing? Tell us what you like or don't like and how we can improve. We would love to hear your thoughts!

*Name:
*E-mail:
*Suggestions:
 
George Clooney's Tequila Company Casamigos Sells to Diageo for $1 Billion

George Clooney's Tequila Company Casamigos Sells to Diageo for $1 Billion

Artist and philanthropist George Clooney can safely retire from Hollywood now - Casamigos, the tequila company...read more ›

by Alexander Frane Jun 27, 2017
Best Bars For Outdoor Drinking in Philadelphia, 2017

Best Bars For Outdoor Drinking in Philadelphia, 2017

Whether it's to enjoy the first warm breezes of spring or the summer's sunshine, Philadelphia is full of great places to drink in the great outdoors....read more ›

by Drink Philly Apr 11, 2017
SPONSORED
Skybrunch Rectanlge Ad
Independence Day 2017: Where to Celebrate July 4th in Philadelphia

Independence Day 2017: Where to Celebrate July 4th in Philadelphia

As the birthplace of America, Philadelphia's the perfect place to celebrate Independence Day, so head to any o...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 27, 2017
Celebrate Bluebird Distilling's 2-Year Anniversary With the Release of Their First Single Malt, June 25

Celebrate Bluebird Distilling's 2-Year Anniversary With the Release of Their First Single Malt, June 25

Bluebird Distilling is having a busy weekend - just after their first Philadelphia storefront's grand opening,...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 21, 2017
Bluebird Distilling Opens Storefront in the Shops at Liberty Place

Bluebird Distilling Opens Storefront in the Shops at Liberty Place

Phoenixville's own Bluebird Distilling is getting its first Philadelphia storefront in the Shops at Liberty Pl...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 21, 2017
Maison 208, With a Retractable Roof, is Now Open in Midtown Village

Maison 208, With a Retractable Roof, is Now Open in Midtown Village

Maison 208, a two-story, open-air concept from Sylva Senat, is now open in Midtown Village at 208 S. 13th Stre...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 21, 2017
This Theatre Company Will Perform 'Twelfth Night' While Drinking Beer, July 8

This Theatre Company Will Perform 'Twelfth Night' While Drinking Beer, July 8

The Manayunk Theatre Company is bringing back its popular ShakesBEER show, where inebriated performers will pu...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 21, 2017
Hendricks Gin is Hosting a Cocktail Competition, Class & Lounge For the Manayunk Arts Festival, June 22, 24 & 25

Hendricks Gin is Hosting a Cocktail Competition, Class & Lounge For the Manayunk Arts Festival, June 22, 24 & 25

Hendricks Gin is partnering with the Manayunk Arts Festival to host a cocktail competition, class, and lounge ...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 21, 2017
Parks on Tap Launches Free Weekly Music Series on Sundays on MLK Drive

Parks on Tap Launches Free Weekly Music Series on Sundays on MLK Drive

Parks on Tap is hosting a free weekly music series, the Twilight Music Festival, on MLK Jr. Drive near the Dra...read more ›

by Drink Philly Jun 21, 2017
SPONSORED
View all Articles

Sign up to get weekly drinking news, bar reviews, events and more sent directly to your inbox!

Close