SSHD in the News

Find out about upcoming events and the lastest District News.

Arts & Entertainment

Check out the best places on South Street for live music, theaters, and other types of art.

Business Directory

Your guide to over 400 restaurants, retail stores and services in the SSHD!

Welcome to

The official website for the South Street Headhouse District

  • Eat - The District is made up of over 100 restaurants; from diners and delis to romantic settings and sidewalk cafes – you won’t leave hungry after visiting the South Street Headhouse District
  • Drink – From margaritas to mojitos; bourbon to beer — there is no better place to quench your thirst than in the District! Quiet restaurant bars to late-night parties we have it all!
  • Shop – Drape yourself in vintage collectibles or unique designs from a wide selection of independent boutiques! With Philly’s historic Fabric Row smack-in-the-middle, the District is truly the birthplace of Philly fashion! You’ll never know what one-of-a-kind you’ll find!


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Business Resources

Learn about the functions of the SSHD and other business assistance tools.