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Today: Mardi Gras at Rex 1516

Today only Rex 1516 is celebrating Mardi Gras in true southern fashion! This Tuesday, March 4th, 2014, Rex 1516 will be offering discounted NOLA cocktails.

Tonight only Rex 1516 having a taste of Mardi Gras for you!
Tonight only Rex 1516 having a taste of Mardi Gras for you!
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Event: Mardi Gras @ Rex 1516

Date/Time: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

5:00 pm -11:00 pm

Location: Rex 1516

1516 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Phone: (267) 319-1366

Special Mardi Gras celebrations include:

  • Sazerac, $10, made with Rye, Peychaud’s Bitters and raw sugar (normally $12)
  • Rex 1516's The Hurricane, $7 (not the same type you would see in a plastic jug on Bourbon Street) made with aged Rum, passion fruit, cranberry, orange and lime juices (normally $9)
  • Specialty Chicken and Andouille Gumbo, $8, with black-eyed peas and okra and, of course, scratch-made
  • Individual King's Cakes, $8, a doughnut like cake made with cinnamon sweet dough and topped with icing and traditionally colored sugars, complete with the famous plastic baby!