Gunners Run: New Chef, New Menu and Friday Sharing Menu!

Posted on Monday, July 14, 2014


New Chef, New Menu & Friday Sharing Menu!

Gunners Nashville Fried Hot Chicken
Closing in on its fourth year, Gunners Run has been quietly making a transformation under the direction of new chef and general manager, Tim Bennett. Bennett, is unveiling the new face of Gunners Run with a new menu and summer specials. 
Serving American Fare blended with touches of Northern European and Southern comfort, the new menu includes ten selections of mussels, creative sandwiches, an 8 oz Bad Luck Burger, Gunners Nashville Fried Hot Chicken, as well as a great selection of vegetarian and vegan options.  The bar offers artisan beers, hand-picked wines and house-infused spirits. 
In warmer weather, Gunners Run offers an outdoor courtyard for dining al fresco and a front row seat to all of the happenings on the Piazza in Northern Liberties, including sports on the huge outdoor stadium-size TV screen, concerts and more. 
Reservations are not required. Call 215.963.4600 or visit for more information.


Friday Night Sharing Menu

 Crab Bisque: Crab, Marinara, Cream, Sherry 
Gunners Run is now serving a Friday Night Sharing Menu that showcases dishes perfect for two or even a larger group of friends. The sharing menu and drink specials are available Fridays from 6:00 – 10:00pm. 

Friday Night Sharing Menu

Served 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Pot of Mussels
Served in 2 sizes 1/2 Kilo $10.00 Kilo $18.00
Belgian: Celery, Lemons, Blue Moon
Russian: Tomatoes, Vodka, Cream
Southwest: Smoked Bacon, House BBQ, Stoudts Gunslinger
Chardonnay: White Wine, Roasted Garlic, Parsley
Jamaican: Jerk Seasoning, Pineapple, Coconut Milk
Provencal: Italian Sausage, Red Wine, Roasted Peppers
Latin: Jalapeños, Marinara, Chorizo
New Delhi: Curry, Saffron, Tomatoes
Crab Bisque: Crab, Marinara, Cream, Sherry
Red Devil: Sriracha, Blood Orange, Tomato, Shallots
Bucket of Gunners Nashville Fried Hot Chicken $20
Our spicy take on a Tennessee favorite. Cholula brined bone in chicken quarters deep fried in our chile blend and served over butter milk biscuits with a side of roasted sweet corn pudding.
Can be served non-spicy.
Artisan Sandwiches
Chef’s selection of shareable sandwiches $9.99
From the Bar…
Pitchers of Troeg’s Sunshine Pils $12
Margaritas $25

About Gunners Run… 

Gunners Run is situated prominently on the Piazza in Northern Liberties. Chef Tim Bennett makes everything with love in-house.  
Gunners Run is owned by a colorful trio of old friends, Tim Borror, who books international tours for The Agency Group in New York; Bonfire Booking owner, Brian Dilworth, known for booking the Electric Factory, Underground Arts, Ardmore Music Hall and many other area venues; and hard-core musician and tattoo artist, Jason Goldberg, who owns Olde City Tattoo and co-owns Baker Street Tattoo in Media and Ancient Art in Lewes, DE. The three partners have united to create one dynamic rock-n-roll restaurant and bar! 

About Chef/GM Tim Bennett…

Tim Bennett has been cooking professionally for almost twenty years, with experience in a variety of cuisines. Throughout his career, one thing has remained constant: his commitment to presenting an indulgent experience for the diner.  Tim believes that when someone comes to his establishment they should expect decadence and a meal to remember. 
                        Roasted Pork Cuban Sandwich                              Grilled Hearts of Romaine 
                        Mac and Cheese 


Hours of Operation:
Seven days a week: 12:00pm – 2:00am
Kitchen Hours:
Sunday – Thursday: 12:00pm – 12:00am
Friday and Saturday: 12:00pm – 1:00am
Brunch: Saturday and Sunday 11:00am – 3:00pm

1001 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123 | 215.963.4600