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BEYOND OUR BORDERS

The Baltic Fleet in Liverpool as seen in American Public House Review
THE BALTIC FLEET

David McBride is in Liverpool to samples the ales and take in a football game.
Ernest Hemingway as seen in American
                              Public House Review
BAR HEMINGWAY AT RITZ PARIS
Our intrepid free-lancer; Madeleine Henn takes us with her to Paris, France.
Sign at the Baz Bar in Gustavia, St Barts as seen in American Public House Review
BAZ BAR

David McBride flies down to St Barts with his band, Barely Covered for an extended gig.
Noel at The Brazen Head Pub in
                              Dublin, Ireland as seen in American Public
                              House Review
BRAZEN HEAD
David McBride visits the oldest pub in Ireland and perhaps all of Europe.
Calaboose Grille in Owego, NY
CALABOOSE GRILLE

We are in Jail in Owego, NY
A pint of Guinness at the Gravity Bar                              above the Guinness Storehouse ion Dublin,                              Ireland as seen in American Public House                              Review
GUINNESS STOREHOUSE
A sip of the holy nectar at its source in Dublin, Ireland.
The Lamb in Gloucestershire, UK as seen in American Public House Review
The Lamb Inn
A different Lamb in Gloucestershire, UK

Who'da Thought it Pub as seen in
                              American Public House Review
IN SEARCH OF THE LAMB
We travel to Glastonbury England in search of a family's WWII legacy.

THE LAURELS PUB
David takes in the view at The Ring of Kerry and bellys up at The laurels.
O"Connor's Muskerry Arms in
                              County Cork, Ireland as seen in American
                              Public House Review
MUSKERRY ARMS
David McBride enjoys a pint while his wife kisses the Blarney Stone in County Cork.
The Pure Malt Scottish Pub as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE PURE MALT

 
Madeleine Henn is back in Paris where she finds a Scottish pub.
Iconic red roofed shop in Quebec City, Canada as seen in American Public                              House Review
ST PATRICK PUB
Robbie & Karen Mc Bride visit historic Quebec City in Canada.





THE CIVIL WAR REMEMBERED


AP Hill as seen in American
                            Public House Review
CASHTOWN INN

Fine ale and a discussion of our country's growing pains near Gettysburg, PA.
Farnsworth taps as seen in American
                          Public House Review
THE FARNSWORTH HOUSE INN

A pilgrimage Gettysburg and a raise of the glass to the holy ground.
Statue of Joshua Chamberlain as seen in
                            American Public House Review
JOSHUA'S TAVERN
APHR goes down east to Brunswick, ME and toasts a local hero.
Sign at the Mecklenburg Inn in
                          Shepherdstown, WV as seen in American Public
                          House Review
MECKLENBURG INN
APHR travels to Shepherdstown, WV to check out a marvelous public house.
Gettysburg cannon as seen in American
                              Public House Review
O'RORKES FAMILY EATERY AND SPIRITS

Looking for gods and generals in Gettysburg, PA
Rick
                              Garland of "O be Joyfull" in
                              Harpers Ferry, WV as seen in American
                              Public House Review
SECRET SIX TAVERN

Harpers Ferry, West Virginia dedicates a pub to a famous abolitionist.





HAUNTED TAVERNS

AP Hill as seen in American
                            Public House Review
CASHTOWN INN

Fine ale and a discussion of our country's growing pains near Gettysburg, PA.
Carbon County Jail's Ghost Hand
                                    as seen in American Public House
                                    Review
THE DEATH OF
HONORABLE PUBLICANS
A day in the CARBON COUNTY JAIL.
The Gold Hill Hotel & Saloon near
                            Virginia City, NV as seen in American Public
                            House Review
GOLD HILL HOTEL AND SALOON
Down the tracks of the Virginia to a haunted saloon near Virgina City, NV.
A window at the Logan Inn in New
                                Hope, PA as seen in American Public
                                House Review
LOGAN INN
APHR checks into a most haunted inn in New Hope, PA.
Boots on the stairs to The
                            Millionaire's Club at the OLd Washoe Club as
                            seen in American Public House Review
OLD WASHOE CLUB
History, ghosts, and western spirits haunt the Washoe Mountains in Nevada.
Dylan Carew at the Sergeantsville Inn
                            in Hunterdon County, NJ as seen in American
                            Public House Review
SERGEANTSVILLE INN
 A congenial tavern in Hunterdon County, NJ.





TRACKS AND TAVERNS

The Gold Hill Hotel & Saloon near
                            Virginia City, NV as seen in American Public
                            House Review
GOLD HILL HOTEL AND SALOON
Down the tracks of the Virginia to a haunted saloon near Virgina City, NV.
Logo on a growler at J.J. Bitting
                                brewing Co. in Woodbridge, NJ as seen in
                                American Public House Review
J.J. BITTING BREWING COMPANY

APHR honors a congressman who supports the small, craft beer brewer.
Pub sign at the Lmabertville Station
                              as seen in American Public House Review
LAMBERTVILLE STATION
APHR hops off the vintage parlor rail road car in Lambertville, NJ.
Sign at the Mill Lane Tavern as seen
                              in American Public House Review
MILL LANE TAVERN

APHR strolls down the tracks to
Rockaway, NJ
The Station at Mountain Lakes, NJ as
                              seen in American Public House Review
STATION AT MOUNTAIN LAKES  
APHR pulls into a pub in a unique, historic community.
locomotive at the Tamaqua, PA station
                              as seen in American Public House Review
RESTAURANT AT THE STATION
APHR rides the rails to
Tamaqua, PA. for a pint of Railbender Ale.
Lionel
                              coal car at The Train Station in Mountain
                              Lakes, NJ as seen in American Public House
                              Review
THE TRAIN STATION 
A non-pub sidebar. to The Station at Mountain Lakes article.
New Hope
                              & Ivyland steam engine as seen in
                              American Public House Review
TRIUMPH BREWERY
Step off the train and have a freshly brewed beer in New Hope, PA.





WATERSIDE BARS

Black
                              Bass sign as seen in American Public House
                              Review
THE BLACK BASS HOTEL
A beautiful old  tavern on the Delaware in PA that has it all.
Sign at the Black Bass Hotel in
                            Lumberville, PA as seen in American Public
                            House Review
BLACK BASS HOTEL - REOPENING
Walk across the the Roebling Footbridge to beautiful Lumberville, PA
Puffy
                              the Ducky Totem at Boiling Springs Tavern
                              in Boiling Springs, PA as seen in American
                              Public House Review
BOILING SPRINGS TAVERN
John West visits a melting pot of a tavern in Central PA
The logo at The Cat's Eye
                          Pub in Fell's Point; Baltimore, MD as seen in
                          American Public House Review
CATS EYE PUB

Fell's Point, Baltimore provides the backdrop for Chris's favorite barstool
Celtica
                              Logo as seen in American Public House
                              Review
CELTICA
We go ashore on Long Wharf in Newport, RI and get a hankerin'  for an Irish stout.
Dennet's Wharf as seen in American
                              Public House Review
DENNETT'S WHARF RESTAURANT AND OYSTER BAR
A trip to Maine's Penobscot Peninsula.
Neon Clam at Flo's Clam Shack in
                            Middletown, RI as seen in American Public
                            House Review
FLO'S CLAM SHACK
Chris and Fran get happy as clams  in Middletown, RI.
Bicycler along the Delaware as seen
                              in American Public House Review
INDIAN ROCK INN
We ramble through Upper Black Eddy, PA.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT
Comfort and joy in New Hope, PA.


Detail from pub art at McSeagulls in
                              Boothbay Harbor, ME as seen in American
                              Public House Review
McSEAGULLS WATER FRONT RESTAURANT

An institution on Boothbay Harbor Maine.
Beautiful sunsets. Good beer.

MILFORD TAVERN

A Tavern rises from the ashes in Milford, Delaware
Sign at Mudville Pub in Newport, RI
                              as seen in American Public House Review
MUDVILLE PUB
 
Watch a minor league baseball game right from your bar stool.
Batter on Cardines Field at the
                                Mudville Pub in Newport, RI as seen in
                                American Public House Review
MUDVILLE PUB
(reprise)
Joy returns to Mudville as Cardines Field is back up and hosting baseball games.
Christmas candle as seen in American
                              Public House Review
SLAINTE IRISH PUB
 
Sip a stout overlooking the Christmas boat parade in Baltimore Harbor.  
Snug Harbor Restaurant and Inn in
                              Hammondsport, NY as seen in American
                              Public House Review
SNUG HARBOR RESTAURANT AND INN

Lovely pub on Keuka lake in Hammondsport, NY.

STRIPER BITES

Waterside delight in Lewes, Delaware.
Boothbay Lighthouse as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THISTLE INN
Nostalgia and beautiful seascapes abound in Boothbay Harbor, ME.
Twistie's coconut head as seen in                                American Public House Review
TWISTIES TAVERN
Laid back attitude and mystery reside  in Strathmere, NJ.
The Village Marina as seen in American Public House Review
THE VILLAGE MARINA
Great views of Seneca Lake and a Sea Monster story in Watkins Glen, New York
Rockland Light as seen in American
                              Public House Review
WATERWORKS RESTAURANT
A beautiful seascape and a beer
in Rockland, Maine.
The wheel on the Rum Runner II in
                            Newport, RI. as seen in American Public
                            House Review
THE WHARF PUB
Chris & Fran take a cruise on The Rum Runner II out of Newport, RI.
BREWERS AND BREWPUBS

Barack Obama at the Brew Works in
                              Bethlehem, PA as seen in American Public
                              House Review
BETHLEHEM BREW WORKS
Barack Obama visited Bethlehem, PA during his 2008 primary campaign.
Logo of Capitol City Brewing Company
                              in Washington DC as seen in American
                              Public House Review
CAPITOL CITY BREWING COMPANY
APHR is in our nation's capitol where we visit one of our favorite monuments.
Detail from sign at Crooked Rooster Pub
                            in Watkins Glen NY as seen in American
                            Public House Review
CROOKED ROOSTER PUB

Amidst the stunning scenery of New York's Fingerlakes is a fabulous brewpub
The Steampunk sculpture at Dogfish Head Brewery  as seen in American Public House Review
DOGFISH HEAD BREWINGS AND EATS

Big flavored Beers from the small wonder state of Delaware.

DOYLESTOWN BREWING COMPANY

Bucks County, PA welcomes a new brew pub well connected within its community.

THE LION, THE BEAR AND THEIR BEER
Beautiful surroundings and world class beer await you in Central California
General lafayette as seen in American
                            Public House Review
GENERAL LAFAYETTE INN AND BREWERY
We celebrate the contributions of General Lafayette to our Revolution
Stained glass sign at Gritty
                              McDuff"s in Portland, ME as seen in
                              American Public House Review
GRITTY McDUFFS
APHR can't travel to Portland, ME without sampling an exceptional beer.
Logo on a growler at J.J. Bitting
                                brewing Co. in Woodbridge, NJ as seen in
                                American Public House Review
J.J. BITTING BREWING COMPANY

APHR honors a congressman who supports the small, craft beer brewer.
Bill Dillard at Market Cross Pub                              & Brewery in Carlisle, PA as seen in                              American Public House Review
MARKET CROSS PUB & BREWERY
APHR shares a conversation and some  freshly brewed beer in Carlisle, PA.

MISPILLION RIVER BREWING
 
A new brewery manifests with the renaissance
in Milford, Delaware.
sign at THE SHIPYARD BREWERY in
                                Portland Maine as seen in American
                                Public House Review
SHIPYARD BREWING COMPANY
We're back in Maine for a late summer vacation. One last beer would hit the spot.
Kettle at Trinity Brewpub in
                                  Providence, RI as seen in American
                                  Public House Review
TRINITY BREWHOUSE   

We take thee water ferry up to Providence and enjoy a fabulous freshly brewed IPA.
New Hope
                              & Ivyland steam engine as seen in
                              American Public House Review
TRIUMPH BREWERY

Step off the train and have a freshly brewed beer in New Hope, PA.
sign at Two Goats Brewing in Hector,
                              NY as seen in American Public House
                              Review
TWO GOATS BREWING

Beautiful sunsets, delicious beer on Lake Seneca in NY state.
Two Rivers Brewing Company in Easton, PA as seen in Amrican Public House Review
TWO RIVERS BREWING COMPANY

Great Beer and food near the confluence of the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers.

THE VAULT BREWING COMPANY

Step up to the teller's window to withdraw a fine hand-crafted ale.

Bfrent Wojnowski, brewer at Wagner Valley Brewing in Lodi New York as seen in American Public House Review
WAGNER VALLEY BREWING
The creator of a wonderful IPA on the banks of Lake Seneca, NY.





COLONIAL TAVERNS


Black
                              Bass sign as seen in American Public House
                              Review
THE BLACK BASS HOTEL
A beautiful old  tavern on the Delaware in PA that has it all.
Sign at the Black Bass Hotel in
                            Lumberville, PA as seen in American Public
                            House Review
BLACK BASS HOTEL - REOPENING
Walk across the the Roebling Footbridge to beautiful Lumberville, PA
Castine fort as seen in American
                              Public House Review
CASTINE'S MILITARY LEGACY
 
A non-pub sidebar piece to ourDENNETT'S WHARF article
City
                              Tavern sign in Phila. PA as seen in
                              American Public House Review
CITY TAVERN 
APHR goes back in time to early Philadelphia.
Frank Lyons in his role as Colonel John Glover as seen in American Public House Review
CONTINENTAL TAVERN
 
A toast to Washington's Crossing of the Delaware in Yardley, PA
Dublin
                              Pub sign in Morristown, NJ as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE DUBLIN PUB 
We go to Morristown, NJ and remember a day off  from the Revolutionary War.
Cannon at the Arsenal in New Castle,
                              DE as seen in American Public House
                              Review
EAGLE AND CANNON TAVERB
APHR disembarks in Old New Castle, Delaware.
Sign at Green Dragon Tavern in Boston, MA as seen in American Public House Review
GREEN DRAGON TAVERN
Home of  the American Revolution . . . sort of.
The Griswold Inn as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE GRISWOLD INN
 
An Essex CT landmark.
Sign at the Inn at Millrace Pond in
                              Hope,NJ as seen in American Public House
                              Review
THE INN AT MILLRACE POND

A rustic yet elegant pub
in Hope, New Jersey
The Jessop's Tavern sign in new
                              Castle, De as seen in American Public
                              House Review
JESSUPS TAVERN
APHR is in New Castle, Delaware drinking up its colonial charm and history.

JAMISON PUBLICK HOUSE
APHR visits A stunningly gorgeous colonial pub in Pennsburg, PA
General lafayette as seen in American
                            Public House Review
GENERAL LAFAYETTE INN AND BREWERY
We celebrate the contributions of General Lafayette to our Revolution.
Detail
                            from the sign at Man Full of Trouble Tavern
                            in Philadelphia, PA as seen in American
                            Public House Review
MAN FULL OF TROUBLE TAVERN
APHR visits the oldest still standing tavern in Philadelphia, PA.

Mc Conkey's Tavern as seen in American
                          Public House Review
McCONKEY'S FERRY INN

A look at a historical and authentic colonial tavern in Washington's Crossing, PA.
A detail from the Painting entitiled
                            about the Fries Rebellion in Quakertown<
                            PA as seen in American Public House Review
McCOOLE'S RED LION INN
APHR climbs down from our carriage in Quakertown, PA.
George Washington as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE POWER OF ONE  
A non-pub sidebar piece to the Dublin Pub article.
Anne and Ridley Enslow as seen in
                              American Public House Review
RESPITE, RHYTHM AND REVOLUTION
Chris Poh attends a gathering of the New Jersey Militia's Heard's Brigade.
Sign at the Warren Tavern in
                              Charlestown, MA as seen in American Public
                              House Review
WARREN TAVERN
We stop in at the oldest tavern in Massachsetts.
Whitehorse sign as seen in American
                              Public House Review
WHITEHORSE TAVERN
A memorable nightcap and a toast to Rochambeau in wondrous Newport, RI.





  UNIQUE AND UNCOMMON

Ale Mary's nun painting as seen in
                                American Public House Review
ALE MARY'S
A unique neighborhood bar at Fells Point in Baltimore MD.

BUILDING YOUR HOUSE AND
YOUR HOPES ON SAND

APHR takes a look at the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy from our barstool.

PLEASURABLE PASSAGES
Sip a cocktail on The Cape May Lewes Ferry
.
Sign on The Cave at Mount
                                Washington Resort in Bretton Woods, NH
                                as seen in American Public House Review
THE CAVE

APHR is in the White Mountains of NH at the bar beneath Mt Washington Hotel.
Star at the Hotel Bethlehem in Bethlehem, PA as seen in American Public House Review
CHRISTMAS CRAWL
THROUGH BETHLEHEM

We take a celebratory walk through the Christmas city.
Al Capone as seen in American
                                    Public Houser Review
EASTERN STATE PENITENTIARY
A haunted season special. Between pints we visit the first prison in the U.S.A.
Flow as seen in American Public
                                    Houser Review
FLOW
FLOW is a both a pub and a museum of art and culture in Jim Thorpe, PA
Santa ornament in Bethlehem, PA
                              photographed by Kathleen Connally as seen
                              in American Public House Review
A LOVEFEAST FOR THE HOLIDAY
Kathleen Connally, our award winning photoblogger visits Bethlehem, PA.
Detail from the cover of BUCKS COUNTY
                              INNS AND TAVERNS by Kathleen Zingaro Clark
                              as seen in American Public House Review
OLD BUCKS COUNTY INNS AND TAVERNS
Noted author;, Kathleen Zingaro Clark contributes her knowledge and talent.
Label of Bluecoat gin from
                              Philadelphia Distilling as seen in
                              American Public House Review
PHILADELPHIA DISTILLING

APHR visits the home of Bluecoat gin to see the works and sample some spirits.
The Rose and Crown as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE ROSE AND CROWN
In Disneyworld, A British pub may be imagineered, but the spirit is real.
Flag from the Rum Runner II in
                              Newport, RI as seen in American Public
                              House Review
RUM RUNNER II

Take ride around Narragansett bay in a prohibiton era power boat.
Twistie's coconut head as seen in
                                American Public House Review
TWISTIES TAVERN
Laid back attitude and mystery reside  in Strathmere, NJ.
Washington House as seen in American
                              Public House Review
WASHINGTON HOUSE
Pub partner to the Sellersville Theater in Sellersville, PA.
Bust at The Wicked Monk in Brooklyn, NY
                            as seen in American Public House Review
THE WICKED MONK

Warren Spindler and Donna Garcia  discover a monastery of fun in Brooklyn.

Logo of Cigars International as seen in American Public House Review
THE WOODEN MATCH
Great meat, fine ale and a good smoke in Bethlehem, PA.





WESTERN SALOONS

Sunrise over the BUCKET OF BLOOD as
                            seen in AMERICAN PUBLIC HOUSE REVIEW.
BUCKET OF BLOOD SALOON
 
Sunsets and spirits in Virginia City, Nevada.
The Genoa Saloon as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE GENOA BAR AND SALOON
An authentic western pub in the stunning setting of the Carson Valley.
The Menger Hotel as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE MENGER HOTEL
Where the Rough Riders were born in San Antonio, TX.
The Gold Hill Hotel & Saloon near
                            Virginia City, NV as seen in American Public
                            House Review
GOLD HILL HOTEL AND SALOON
Down the tracks of the Virginia to a haunted saloon near Virgina City, NV.
Boots on the stairs to The
                            Millionaire's Club at the OLd Washoe Club as
                            seen in American Public House Review
OLD WASHOE CLUB
History, ghosts, and western spirits haunt the Washoe Mountains in Nevada.
Bailey
                              the kitten has his nightly shot in the
                              Ponderosa Saloon in Virginia City, NV as
                              seen in American Public House Review
THE PONDEROSA SALOON AND MINE
Memories of the 60's TV show, BONANZA and new Virginia City,
Detail from the ceiling at the Rusty
                              Spur Saloon in Scottsdale AZ as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE RUSTY SPUR SALOON

Aphr kicks up our heels at a real cowboy bar in Scottsdale, AZ

 CELTIC PUBS

Braveheart flag as seen in American
                              Public House Review
BRAVEHEART HIGHLAND PUB
 
An authentic taste of Scotland in Hellertown, PA.
Celtica
                              Logo as seen in American Public House
                              Review
CELTICA
We go ashore on Long Wharf in Newport, RI and get a hankerin'  for an Irish stout.
Detail
                              from the sign at The Dark Horse Pub in
                              Philadelphia, PA as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE DARK HORSE PUB AND RESTAURANT

A meeting place for Americans and our friends from the British Isles.
Dublin
                              Pub sign in Morristown, NJ as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE DUBLIN PUB 
We go to Morristown, NJ to remember a day off  from the Revolutionary War.
Sign at The Dubliner Irish Pub in
                                Wasihington, DC as seen in American
                                Public House Review
THE DUBLINER IRISH PUB
We are down in DC for the season of Patrick sesaon. A pint is certainly in order.
Bull
                            Feeney's sign in Portland, ME as seen in
                            American Public House Review
BULL FEENEY'S
A real Irish pub in Portland, Maine

Detail from taps at Lillies' in                                    NYC as seen in American Public House                                    Review
LILLIE'S

A beautiful, NYC Irish-American pub. Urban and Victorian instead of quaint.
sign at McGillin's in Phila, PA as seen in PartingGlassMedia.com
McGILLIN'S OLDE ALE HOUSE

The oldest continuously operating pub in the city pf Philadelphia.
Pat McGovern, owner of McGovern's
                              Tavern in Newark, NJ as seen in American
                              Public House Review
McGOVERN'S
A warm and welcoming tradition in Newark. NJ.
The Rock outside of McGrath's Irish
                              Pub in Killngton, VT as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE McGRATH'S IRISH PUB
John and Nancy West sip a Smithwicks in Killington, Vermont.
Tracy, the owner of McMenemy's
                              Restaurant and Pub in Portsmouth, NH as
                              seen in American Public House Review
McMENEMY'S PUB

John and Nancy West find 100,000 welcomes in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Sgt Daniel Maloney as seen in
                              American Public House Review
MALONEY'S PUB
Another jewel in the Irish crown in Hammondsport, NY
Sign at Michael kelly's Irish Pub
                              blow Villa Vito in New Hope, PA as seen in
                              American public House Review
MICHAEL KELLY'S IRISH PUB

An Irish Pub directly below an Italian Restaurant. What could be better?
Mitchell's irisn music session as
                              seen in American public House Review
MITCHELL'S CAFE
We meet in Lambertville for a spirited Irish music session
Molly Maguires Pub as seen in
                                    American Public House Review
MOLLY MAGUIRES PUB
A fine Irish bar and a remembrance of its namesake movement in Jim Thorpe, PA.
The shoe of David Mc Bride at Molly's
                              Pub in NYC as seen in American Public
                              House Review
MOLLY'S SHEBEEN
We are back in Manhattan to sample a stout and a bit of the old blarney.
Kilt night at Porter's Pub as seen in                              American Public House Review
PORTER'S PUB
Wear your kilt on 'kilt night' to PORTER"S PUB in Easton, PA and receive a free pint.

PRIVATE QUINN'S PUB

A pub named after the first Irish casulty of our Civil War.
The Pure Malt Scottish Pub as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE PURE MALT

Madeleine Henn is back in Paris where she finds a Scottish pub.

THE ROSE AND CROWN
 An Irishman re-opens an English style pub?
Tommy Makem as seen in American Public
                            House Review
THE SHANACHIE PUB
APHR honors Tommy Makem with a visit to Gery Timlin's pub in Ambler, PA.
Civil War re-enactors firing
                                    their weapons as seen in American
                                    Public House Review
A SHOT FOR A VOLLEY
Line up along Broadway in Jim Thorpe, PA for a famous St. Patrick's Day parade.
Christmas candle as seen in American
                              Public House Review
SLAINTE IRISH PUB
 
Sip a stout overlooking the Christmas boat parade in Baltimore Harbor.  
Irish Billy Briggs of Tir na nOg Irish
                          Pub in Trenton, NJ as seen in American Public
                          House Review
Tir na nOg
APHR Went to Trenton,NJ  on St. Patrick's Day '09.
Detail from A label at the Ugly Oyster in
                          Reading, PA as seen in American Public House
                          Review
UGLY OYSTER

A truly splendid Irish Pub in Reading, PA





GREAT  LOCALS FROM EVERY CORNER

The logo of anvil Bar and Refuge in
                              Houston, TX as seen in American Public
                              House Review
ANVIL BAR AND REFUGE
Robert Heugel invites us to the remodeling of his own refuge in Houston,TX
Sign at Becker's Corner in
                              Quakertown, PA as seen in American Public
                              House Review
BECKER'S CORNER

Come to class near Lake Nockamixon in Bucks County, PA.
A "bishop's collar"
                                      on a pint of Guinness as seen in
                                      American Public House Review
THE BISHOP'S COLLAR

A generous pour of a pub in Philadelphia.
PA
Blackbread cafe painting as
                                    seeen in American Public House
                                    Review
BLACKBREAD CAFE
When in Jim Thorpe, PA Climb the stairs to a warm, modern ambiance.
Puffy
                              the Ducky Totem at Boiling Springs Tavern
                              in Boiling Springs, PA as seen in American
                              Public House Review
BOILING SPRINGS TAVERN
John West visits a melting pot of a tavern in Central PA.
Delahanty's in Phillipsburg, PA
                                    as seeen in American Public House
                                    Review
DELAHANTY'S
A monument to a baseball enigma in Phillipsburg, NJ
Eight Ball on a pool table at
                                    the EAGLE HOTEL in Quakertown, PA as
                                    seen in American Public House
                                    Review
EAGLE HOTEL
Sip a lager and play a litle pool i
n Quakertown, PA
Ear Inn sign as seen in American
                              Public House Review
EAR INN
 
Music and a fascinating legacy is offered  in Soho, NYC.
Sign at Inn of the Hawke in
                              Lambertville NJ as seen in American Public
                              House Review
INN OF THE HAWKE
cocktails with a ghost in Lambertville, NJ.
JT's in Jim Thorpe as seen in
                                    American Public House Review
JT'S ALL AMERICAN STEAK AND ALE HOUSE
A destination in Jim Thorpe, PA.
Sign at Jack's Firehouse in
                                    Philadelphia, PA as seen in American
                                    Public House Review
JACK'S FIREHOUSE

A great pub in Philly which inhabits a real firehouse from 1871.
Jacob Wirth in Boston, MA as
                                    seen in American Public House
                                    Review
JACOB WIRTH

A remarkable "beer bar" in Boston.
Miss Bev's Chili sign at
                                    Jimmy's Saloon in Newport, Rhode
                                    Island as seen in American Public
                                    House Review
JIMMY'S SALOON

A great hangout for locals and visitors alike in Newport, RI.
Keens Steakhouse in NYC as seen
                                    in American Public House Review
KEENS STEAKHOUSE

A place to be in New York City
since 1885.
Logo of King Eider's Pub in
                              Damariscotta, ME as seen in American
                              Public House Review
KING EIDER'S PUB

 
A comfortable, inviting pub in Damariscotta, Me.
Marine Room clock as seen in American
                              Public House Review
MARINE ROOM TAVERN

Artists, patriots, and bohemians mingle in Laguna Beach, CA.
Pete D'Costa owner of the National
                              Hotel in Frenchtown, NJ as seen in
                              American Public House Review
THE NATIONAL HOTEL

APHR attends the rebirth of a national treasure in Frenchtown, NJ
Sign at Old Town Bar in New York City
                              as seen in American Public House Review
OLD TOWN BAR

APHR tops off our glass with Christmas spirit in New York City.
P.J. Clarke's sign in NYC as seen in
                            American Public House Review
P.J. CLARKE'S
APHR is in NYC to reacquaint ourselves with an institution and a pub culture icon.
Three generations of McManus as seen
                              in American Public House Review
PETER McMANUS CAFE
An NYC institution that has long served its community well.
McSorley's Ale House as seen in
                              American Public House Review
McSORLEY'S ALE HOUSE
A Manhattan watering hole attracts a smart, lower east side crowd.
Beth Brader as seen in American Public House Review
RIEGELSVILLE INN

Exquisite art and vittles on the banks of The Delaware River.

Dylan Carew at the Sergeantsville Inn
                            in Hunterdon County, NJ as seen in American
                            Public House Review
SERGEANTSVILLE INN
 
A congenial tavern in Hunterdon County, NJ.
The Sevens as seen in American Public
                          House Review
THE SEVENS
There's no place like your local pub. This one in Boston feels like home.
Sign
                              at The Swan Bar in Lambertville, NJ as
                              seen in American Public HOuse Review
THE SWAN BAR
 
A warm and romantic sipping parlor in Lambertville, NJ.
Tavern On Jane sign as seen in
                              American Public HOuse Review
TAVERN ON JANE
 
A lovely Greenwich Village stop for an evening's refreshment.
Kelly
                                  Harrington, owner of Tessaro's as seen
                                  in American Public House Review
TESSARO'S
Great food and drink, and a traditional pub experience in Pittsburgh.
Ship painting at the Wharf Rat Bar in
                              the Fells Point section of Baltimore as
                              seen in American Public House Review
THE WHARF RAT
Raise a glass with the pirates at Fells Point in Baltimore.
Dylan Thomas as seen in American
                              Public House Review
THE WHITEHORSE TAVERN
 
The NYC home away from home to the eminent Welsh poet, Dylan Thomas.
Fist by Frederick Franck as seen in American Public House Review
YESTERDAYS

A serene and artful escape in Warwick, NY





OFF THE WELL WORN PATH

boat house sign as seen in American
                          Public House Review
THE BOAT HOUSE
Our launching article from the charming town of Lambertville, NJ.
boat house sign as seen in American
                          Public House Review
THE BOAT HOUSE re-visited
We go back to Lambertville, NJ for a cocktail and some nice new images.

Glen Thunder Corn Whiskey logo from
                          Finger Lakes Distilling in Burdett, NY as seen
                          in American Public House Review
FINGER LAKES DISTILLING

We are in a lovely part of the world sampling exquisite spirits.
Neon Clam at Flo's Clam Shack in
                            Middletown, RI as seen in American Public
                            House Review
FLO'S CLAM SHACK
Chris and Fran get happy as clams  in Middletown, RI.
Town's
                        Inn sign in Harpers Ferry, WV as seen in
                        American Public House Review
THE TOWN'S INN
APHR heads on down to Harpers Ferry, West Virgina.

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Gone But Not Forgotten

Since we visited these fine pubs, they have struck their colors. We remember them fondly and hope for their return.




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