5 to Try: Hot Wings in Philadelphia

From hot and spicy to barbeque, find out where to get your wing fix in Philadelphia.

Updated: January 16, 2003

5 to Try


Rib Ranch

Castor Ave at Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19134

The Ranch fries 'em up and serves 'em with BBQ, Buffalo or garlic butter sauce for dipping. A dozen for $4.29; a bucket of 50 for $21.95. Eat-in, takeout or delivery.


New Wave Cafe

784 S Third St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Built to impress the most sophisticated of palates. Marinated in smoky chipotle sauce and served with fancy-schmantzy Gorgonzola dip on the side. Eight for $7.


Flat Rock Saloon

4301 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127

Order your tender chicken bits BBQ, mild, hot or painful. On Tuesdays after 4pm they're a mere 15 cents each.


Tangier Restaurant

1801 Lombard St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Locals swear by Tangier's buttery, garlic fowl parts. After dark, $6.95 buys fourteen wings, and $12.95 buys two dozen.