Private Events at Fadó: A Unique Event Venue in Philadelphia

Our pub offers private events clients a unique environment, one where our food, beverage, and service offerings are unmatched, in an atmosphere that makes everyone comfortable and feel welcomed. Irish hospitality is alive and well at Fado Irish Pub and we can’t wait to share it with you.

Below you’ll find information about our menu and space, but know we can customize customize a food and beverage package for just about any occasion. We can also coordinate all sorts of on-site entertainment options, including (but for sure not limited to) Vegas-style poker tables, cigar rolling stations, live music, trivia, and much more.

We look forward to chatting with you about your event. Sláinte!


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Seating & Event Space

The pub has a number of unique areas all featuring different design motifs inspired by old and new Ireland. Many feature private ‘snugs’ that are unique to Irish Pubs. See below for seating and standing capacities.

Choose a room and learn about our seating plans:

The Victorian Fire

12-18 Seated or 20-30 Reception Style

Victorian Fire is so aptly named for the ornate and ornamental fireplace centered in this private room. You will have access to the bar as well as plenty of room to mingle in this area of the pub. Be sure to look up, as even the ceiling has touches of Ireland.

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8 Seated or 10-15 Reception Style

This area of the pub has our recent addition of doors leading to our 15th Street Patio. Decorated in the style of an old shopkeepers storehouse, is combines the Victorian dark wood paneling with plenty of Bric a Brac to look at.

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The Shop

25 Seated or 30-35 Reception Style

Designed as if you were stepping into an actual ‘shop’ in Ireland, several cabinets display the shopkeeper’s wares between tables and long benches. This area of the pub will give your guests areas to congregate as well as access to our bar with runs the length of the pub.

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The Shop Fire

15 Seated or 20-25 Reception Style

What every real pub needs! Our working fireplace adds to the whole feel of the room. There is room to mingle, as well as areas for your guests to sit and relax.

The Snug

13 Seated 15-20 Reception Style

Our most private area of the pub, The Snug is hidden in the back of the pub. Perfect for olden times in Ireland when drinkers did not want to be exposed! Today, it is a great area to sit and enjoy the craic with friends.

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The Cottage + Snug

20 Seated or 20-30 Reception Style

Just adjacent to the Snug, this area is designed as a room in a rustic Irish cottage. Ceiling timbers are exposed and trusted photos of relatives long past are hung on the wooden walls.

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The Whole Shebang

Bring in up to 170 of your closest friends and the pub is yours. We can offer the option of a half or whole buy-out of the pub!

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The Victorian

50 Seated or 75 Reception Style

Take a trip back in time. Our largest area of the pub is designed to reflect Ireland’s Victorian Age with dark timber and ornate wood carvings. This area also boasts the only elevated area in the pub, Vic Stage. Holds up to 50 seated and 75 reception style.

  • full table with drinks
  • people cheersing drinks
  • growler bar
  • people passing plates

Get Started Today

Fadó is a wonderful place to celebrate with a group. Our goal is to help create an memorable event and to make evaluation and booking process easy. Give us some basic info and we’ll respond back with information on availability.

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