Private Events

Whether you are hosting a corporate event, a birthday, an engagement, or any other special event, we offer the perfect setting all year-round. Our bars offer the best of both worlds, The Franklin with its world-renowned cocktails and classic bar room is the perfect space for an elegant sophisticated evening with up to 50 guests and The Upstairs Bar with its long bar and eclectic décor is a great space for a fun, light hearted get together for up to 60 people.


The Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company

There is no better place to host a sophisticated private event than Philadelphia’s first and most highly regarded cocktail lounge, The Franklin Bar. Since its opening The Franklin Bar has been at the forefront of craft cocktail invention and innovation. Widely considered one of the best cocktail lounges in the world and with a back log of over 500 house created drinks, The Franklin Bar can assemble a fun & original cocktail menu to fit any mood or celebration. Choose from one of our prearranged packages or consult with one of our skilled mixologists to assemble an unforgettable cocktail list to complement your unforgettable evening.

Open Bar Packages

A la Carte Menu - Open bar featuring beer, wine, premium spirits and our current A la carte menu

Greatest Hits Menu - Open bar featuring beer, wine, premium spirits and our Greatest Hits Tasting Menu

Special Menu - Open bar featuring beer, wine, premium spirits and your custom tailored cocktail selection from our back log of 500 cocktails.

Availability & Pricing  

Pricing is based on A la Carte & Greatest Hits Menu package, additional cost may be required for custom menus.

Sunday – Wednesday

Available for parties from open to close. Up to 50 guests, 2-hour minimum, $35 per person/per hour plus tax and gratuity with a 35 person minimum.

Thursday

Available for parties from 3PM-10PM. Up to 50 guests, 2-hour minimum, $35 per person/per hour plus tax and gratuity with a 35 person minimum.

Friday

Available for private parties from 3PM-8PM – up to 50 guests, 2-hour minimum, $40 per person/per hour plus tax and gratuity with a 35 person minimum.

Saturday

Available for private parties from 12PM-5Pm up to 50 guests, 2-hour minimum, $40 per person/per hour plus tax and gratuity with a 35 person.

Catering

From small bites to a full plated dinner, The Franklin offers a full array of options suitable for any occasion. Please email events@thefranklinbar.com for menus and pricing.


The Upstairs Bar Packages

Basic Open Bar

Open bar with well spirits, select wine & select beer. $15 per person, per hour – 2 hour minimum, 25 person minimum. $5 more per person, per hour on Friday & Saturday.

Premium Open Bar

Open bar with well spirits, premium spirits,wine & beer $20 per person, per hour – 2 hour minimum, 25 person minimum. $5 more per person, per hour on Friday & Saturday.

Franklin Drinks Upstairs

Open bar with your choice of Franklin cocktails. $30 per person, per hour, 2 hour minimum, 30 person minimum.$5 more per person, per hour on Friday & Saturday. Prices may vary depending on cocktail selection