Night Life

After the sun goes down, party the night away at these top bars, live music venues and dance clubs in the heart of Erie's downtown entertainment district.

28 North Gastropub
28 North Park Row
Erie, PA 16501
- Come see us at 28 North for our handcrafted cocktails, craft beers, and remarkable cusine!

Calamari's Squid Row
1317 State Street
(814) 459- 4276
- Good food! Good mood! Daily drink specials and over 60 menu items to enjoy on our outdoor deck during the summer months, featuring entertainment on Saturday night.

Sullivan's Pub & Eatery
301 French Street
(814) 452-3446
- Erie's oldest Irish bar established in 1905. Daily food and drink specials. Sullivan's has something for everyone.

Molly Brannigans
504 State Street
(814) 453-7800
- Erie's premier Irish bar! Take pleasure in and enjoy the best food, drink and Irish hospitality!

1015 State Street
(814) 879-0708
- Live entertainment! Nightly food and drink specials. Rock-n-roll weekends.

Plymouth Tavern
1109 State Street
(814) 453-6454
- The place where everyone meets downtown after sundown. Enjoy scrumptious food, super drinks, and great fun!

JR's Last Laugh Comedy Club
1402 State Street
(814) 461-0911
- Long week? Come to Jr's for an evening of laughter! It's the most fun you can have without being arrested.

Sherlock's/Park Place
508 State Street
(814) 453-7760
- Erie's home of rock 'n roll! Live music! Featuring local, regional, and touring bands.

Rum Runners
133 East Dobbins Landing
(814) 455-4292
- Indoor and deck seating with transient docking for boaters. Open seven days.


Fine Dining

All locally owned and operated, Erie's restaurants offer the finest in culinary selections. Come taste the flavor of downtown Erie!

16 West 10th Street
(814) 459-2220

Smuggler's Wharf Inc.
3 State Street
(814) 459-4273
- Indoor and deck dining along Erie's bayfront. Open 7 days a week.

Molly Brannigan's
504 State Street
(814) 453-7800
- Erie's premier Irish bar! Take pleasure in and enjoy the best food, drink and Irish hospitality!

Victorian Princess Cruise Lines
133 East Dobbins Landing
(814) 459-9696
- Docked at Dobbins Landing, make reservations to sail away on a wheel paddleboat for a romantic dinner or catered event.

Khao Thai
36 North Park Row
(814) 454-4069
- Come enjoy authentic Thai cuisine in Downtown Erie! We have great food and a great new atmosphere for all to enjoy.

Like My Thai?
827 State Street
(814) 504-6281
- A pop-up restaurant located in Erie, PA. We specialize in South Asian cuisine.

Tandoori Hut
22 North Park Row
(814) 920-4313
- Experience the flavors of the world when you visit Tandoori Hut Indian Cuisine.


A quick-casual café concept, presenting patrons with consistently great food, atmosphere, soups, salads, gourmet coffees and pastries.

Tickle's Deli
17 West 4th Street
(814) 455-5718
- Great daily specials at great prices. Tickle's, known for our pickles! Home of the famous 'Big Fred,' a combination sub on a whole loaf of Italian bread.

Renaissance Café
1001 State Street
(814) 451-0024
- Coffee and sandwich gallery. Gourmet coffee by local brewer Port City Java and specialty sandwiches and desserts. Good food, good friends, and good fortune!

Starbucks Coffee Co.
502 State Street
(814) 459-2400
- Treat yourself to the world's finest purveyor of coffee and famous pastries.

Rose Garden Café
815 State Street
(814) 864-3091
-A unique dining experience . . . Enjoy lunch or a snack amid fresh flowers and fine giftware. A delight for all senses.

The Peanut Shoppe
1001 State Street
(814) 459-2189
- An Erie landmark…fresh peanuts roasted daily, special gift boxes too!

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