17 great Irish bars to mark St. Patrick's Day

They say everyone is Irish on St. Patrick's Day. These watering holes are Irish every day.

Here are 17 - in honor of March 17 - of our favorites in and around the city:

The Bards, 2013 Walnut St. Opens at 7 a.m. for "kegs and eggs."

Black Sheep Pub, 247 S. 17th St. Opens at 10 a.m.

Bridget Foy's, 200 South St. Opens at 9 a.m. assorted specials

Cavanaugh’s (multiple locations). Opens at noon.

Fado Irish Pub, 15th and Locust Streets. Opens at 7 a.m.

Fergie's Pub, 1214 Sansom St. Opens at 11 a.m.

Irish Pub (1123 Walnut St. and 2007 Walnut St.). The Wash West location opens at 11, while Rittenhouse opens at 10 a.m.

Irish Times, 629 S. Second St. Opens at 10 a.m.

McGillin's Old Ale House, 1310 Drury St. Opens at 10 a.m.

McShea’s, 242 Haverford Ave., Narberth. Opens at 8 a.m.

Molly Maguire's (Phoenixville and Lansdale). Open at 9:30 a.m.

Moriarty's, 1116 Walnut St. Opens at 11 a.m.

New Deck Tavern, 3408 Sansom St. Opens at 9 a.m.

Plough & the Stars, Second and Chestnut Streets. Opens at 8:30 a.m. for brunch.

Slainte Pub & Grill,  30th and Market Streets. Opens at 9 a.m.

St. Stephens Green, 1701 Green St. Opens at 11 a.m.

Tir na Nog, 1600 Arch St. Opens at 8 a.m.