Directions to Moriarty’s Pub

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Directions to Moriartys Irish Pub

Smack dab in the heart of Center City, Philadelphia, Moriarty’s Pub and Restaurant is located near all major forms of public transportation, such as the Broad Street and Market/Frankford Lines, the High-Speed line from New Jersey, and is known as a common attraction by to local cab drivers. Right next door to the Forrest Theater, 2 blocks from the Walnut Street Theater and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Moriarty’s is easily findable as you stroll down the busy, shop-lined Walnut street… just ask a local!

We are in the Center of It All

Within walking distance of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Pennsylvania Hospital, & Wills Eye Hospital.

Three minutes from the Philadelphia Convention Center, the Holiday Inn Express, the Philadelphia Marriott, the Hilton Convention Center Hotel, the Loews Hotel, the Doubletree Hotel, the Park Hyatt Bellevue, the Ritz-Carlton Hotel and many other downtown hotels.

Next door to the Forrest Theater and two blocks to the Walnut Street Theater. Three to Four blocks to the Merriam Theater, Kimmel Center, Avenue of the Arts, and the Academy of Music.

Within walking distance of South Street, the Betsy Ross House, College of Physicians of Philadelphia, Elfreth’s Alley, Christ Church, The National Constitution Center (which houses the Liberty Bell), The Independence Visitor Center, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and the Civil War Museum.

Driving Directions

From the Betsy Ross Bridge and Points Northeast of Philadelphia:
Take I-95 South to Exit 22 Central Philadelphia/676 East. Go straight and continue straight through 6 traffic lights to Walnut Street and make a right. 1/2 of a block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

From points north and west of Philadelphia:
Take Exit 24(Valley Forge) from Pennsylvania Turnpike. Take Rt. 76 east and follow sign for exit 38 (I-676/US30 east, Central Philadelphia/Broad Street). Take I-676 E/US-30 E exit, exit number 38, on the left toward Central Philadelphia. Merge onto Vine St. Expressway. Follow Vine Street to 10th Street. Turn right onto 10th street. Turn right onto Walnut Street. Continue on Walnut Street to 11th street. 1/2 block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

From Rt. 309:
Take Rt. 309 to the end of the expressway. Turn right onto Rt. 611 South (Broad Street) Continue on Broad Street (approx. 6 miles) to Vine Street. Turn left onto Vine Street and follow to 10th Street. Turn right onto Walnut Street. Continue on Walnut Street to 11th street.1/2 block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

From Delaware County, Walt Whitman Bridge, Chester County and points south of Philadelphia:
Use I-95 North to Columbus Blvd, Washington Ave. At the bottom of the exit ramp, take the Penns Landing/Washington Ave exit ramp. Turn left onto Columbus Ave. At the first light make a left onto Washington Ave. Continue on Washington Ave to the intersection with 11th St. Turn right onto 11th(north bound). Continue on 11th St. to Walnut St. Turn Left onto Walnut St. 1/2 block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

From the Main Line:
Take Rt. 476 North to 76 East and follow signs for exit 38(I-676/US East, Central Philadelphia/Broad Street) Take exit 38 to Vine Street and follow Vine Street to 10th Street. Turn right onto 10th street. Turn right onto Walnut Street. Continue on Walnut Street to 11th street. 1/2 block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

From New Jersey via the Ben Franklin Bridge:
Cross the Ben Franklin Bridge. After the toll booth, stay in the left lane directing you to 8th Street/Chinatown. Turn left onto 8th street; follow to Walnut St. Turn right onto Walnut Street. Continue on Walnut Street past 11th street, 1/2 block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

From the New Jersey Turnpike:
Take Exit 4(Rt. 73 North) from the New Jersey Turnpike. Follow Rt. 73 North to Rt. 38 West. Continue Rt. 38 west (follow signs for Ben Franklin Bridge) to the admiral Wilson Blvd. and the bridge. Cross the Ben Franklin Bridge and follow the directions from immediately above.

From King of Prussia, City Line Ave., Valley Forge area, Manyunk:
Take the Schuykill Expressway (route 76 east) to 676 East (Central Phila.) to 8th St. Exit. At the top of the ramp, make a right onto 8th St. Continue on 8th St. to Walnut St. Make a right onto Walnut St. Continue on Walnut St. to 11th St. Turn right onto 10th street. Turn right onto Walnut Street. Continue on Walnut Street to 11th street. 1/2 block down on the left, next to the Forrest Theatre is MORIARTY’S RESTAURANT at 1116 Walnut Street.

The topmost image of this page is from PhillyHistory.org (Delaware Avenue-South from Walnut Street-Prior to Widening in 1899. DOR Archives City Archives-386-0)