Philadelphia's "Adult Entertainment" Clubs and Bars

Bikini Bars, Strip Clubs, and Other Adult-Oriented Venues

Club in neon lights.
goldhafen/Getty Images

Philadelphia has its fair share of establishments that provide adult entertainment. Also known as strip clubs, these venues across the city include bikini bars (topless clubs)—which offer food and enough alcoholic beverages to qualify as a full bar—and all-nude clubs that have a bring-your-own-beverage policy regarding alcohol.

While there are a few strip clubs and adult entertainment venues for patrons seeking male strippers, the following feature female dancers and offer private parties.

Additionally, as with all bars, you must be at least 21 years of age or older to enter any of these.

Whether you're looking for a place to take a groom-to-be on his last night as a bachelor or you're looking for a place to unwind on your trip to the city, these adult entertainment venues are sure to delight.


This gentleman's club in University City offers a free lunch every day, which is an incredibly effective incentive to keep customers coming in during slow hours. Additionally, Atlantis offers VIP rooms, a full bar, food, and televisions throughout the evening as well as a variety of special events each day of the week.

Highlights of the weekly schedule include Monday and Thursday night football with complimentary pizza, wings, and drink specials; dancer showcases on Thursday nights; and a "smoking-hot happy hour" daily with a free buffet.

The club is located at 3813 Chestnut Street, in Philadelphia (19104).


Cheerleaders, which has been voted among the nation's best adult entertainment venues, is a smoker-friendly bikini bar in South Philly, where the Philly cheesesteak is among the most popular items on the menu. Cheerleaders strip club offer food, a full bar, 12 flat-screen TVs playing sports, bottle service, and an extensive cigar selection for patrons in addition to special events almost every night of the week.

On Mondays through Friday from noon to 3 p.m., you can join Cheerleaders for the 69 Lunch Specials and from 5 to 7 p.m. you can take part in the Double Down Happy Hour, which offers special discounts on foods and drinks. Other featured discounts include "Twosday," which offers $2 drinks from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. Tuesdays and NFL Sundays, which offers discounts during football games.

Cheerleaders Gentlemen's Club is located at 2740 South Front Street in Philadelphia (19148).

Club Risqué

Club Risqué Strip Clubs are among the hottest strip clubs in Pennsylvania, with locations along Philadelphia's waterfront, northeast Philadelphia, and Bristol. The amenities include a full bar, food, and big screen TVs as well as weekly discounts and seasonal events.

Weekly specials include Military Tuesday, which grants service members free access to the Club as well as free drinks with a valid military ID; free lunches Mondays through Fridays from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily; happy hours from 5 to 7 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; and free entry with gameday tickets, hotel keys, or first responders' identifications.

There are three Club Risqué Strip Clubs in the Philadelphia area:

  • 1700 South Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia (19148)
  • 5921 Tacony Street, Philadelphia (19135)
  • 3025 Veteran Highway, Bristol, Pennsylvania (19007)


Although Daydreams used to be a "BYOB (Bring Your Own Beverage)" venue, the company acquired a liquor license in late 2017 and no longer allows patrons to bring outside alcohol to the club. However, this all-nude Philadelphia strip club now offers a full-service cash bar seven days a week from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. daily.

Every weekend, there are special shows and dancers on six stages, and the venue also offers specials every night of the week in addition to VIP rooms, pool tables, and big-screen TVs throughout the club. Be sure to stop by on Wednesdays for industry night, which has free entry before 9 p.m. to celebrate others working in the club scene of Philadelphia.

Daydreams Strip Club is located at 5200 Unruh Avenue in Philadelphia (19135).


Delilah's is the gentleman's club and steakhouse that trademarked the phrase "the world's most beautiful showgirls." There's no cover charge before 5 p.m. and the dress code is business casual; at Delilah's, you'll find a VIP room, a full menu of delicious foods, a completely-stocked bar, and multiple big-screen televisions in addition to nightly specials and occasional special events.

Cardholders for Delilah's can get in any night of the week for free with one guest, but anyone can reserve a table or book bottle service with the club for a fee. In addition to happy hours nightly, Delilah's also hosts a special champagne court for members every day until 7 p.m.

Delilah's is located at 100 Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia (19123).

Show & Tel

Show & Tel is one of Philadelphia's hottest all-nude strip clubs and completed renovations in early 2018 which added bigger stages, televisions, and private viewing rooms throughout the venue as well as special events throughout the year. 

Patrons of Show & Tel should expect a full bar, nightly discounts, and shows they won't find elsewhere in the city. In fact, Show & Tel's main attraction is its live sex shows throughout the week—two-girl shows on Mondays through Thursdays at midnight and four-girl sex shows on Friday and Saturdays at midnight.

It is located at 1900 South Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia 19148.