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Cheu Noodle Bar, Wiz Kid Pull Out of Whole Foods

There’s no doubt that the Cheu brand is a winning concept. Shawn Darragh and Ben Puchowitz struck gold when they opened their inauthentic-by-design ramen bar in Washington Square […]

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Tacos and Pizza Had a Baby in South Philly — and It’s Delicious

You can order Mexican pizza pretty late at night in South Philly, which is useful since it’s greasy and salty and has a real gift for soaking up a […]

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Let’s Stop Rat-Shaming Philly Restaurants, Shall We?

Philly’s an old city. Some of its buildings were built centuries ago. Philly also has a real winter, so it gets cold. Plus, the city is obviously […]

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Eat This Now: Lahori Chargha (Whole Fried Chicken) at Wah-Gi-Wah

We are so lucky to have Wah-Gi-Wah, the Pakistani restaurant in West Philly at the corner of 45th and Chestnut Streets. Sure, it’s not the […]

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50 Best Restaurants in Philadelphia: Fall 2017

Back in the beginning of the summer, we updated our 50 Best Restaurants list. And in doing so, we flipped the script on the way […]

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One of Philly’s All-Time Hot Dog Greats Is Resurfacing at Stockyard Sandwich Co.

We all loved Hot Diggity. It was one of those shops that seemed to effortlessly fit right in on South Street, in the neighborhood, in […]

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Roving Korean Pop-Up Restaurant Returns to Philly for a Night of Korean Pancakes

After a successful Philly run at Pentridge Station beer garden in West Philly, Baltimore-based roving BYOB pop-up restaurant Haenyo is returning to Philly — this […]

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Drink All of the Whiskey at Twisted Tail’s Whiskey Bonanza

Now in its fourth year running, The Twisted Tail’s Whiskey Bonanza is back again tomorrow night, September 21st, from 7 – 10 p.m. So if you’re a […]

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Two Big-Deal Chefs Will Open Restaurants at the New Comcast Tower

Three years ago. That was the last time anybody was really talking about anything restaurant-related at the new Comcast Technology Center, the sky-scraping giant currently getting built out […]

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The 50 Best Bars in Philadelphia: 2017 Edition

Took long enough. Foobooz has finally released 2017’s 50 Best Bars in Philadelphia, our oft-debated, never stagnant, always useful list of crowd-favorite watering holes, cocktail bars, […]

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Stephen Starr and Aimee Olexy Are Bringing The Love to Rittenhouse This Fall

When Stephen Starr began building his empire, he did so with concept restaurants: martini bars, Asian-fusion buddha shrines, soul food diners, and conveyor belt sushi restaurants. (That was then […]

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Here’s What You’ll Be Eating at Standard Tap’s Roughwood Seed Collection Dinner

Later this month, Standard Tap will be hosting this year’s Roughwood Seed Collection dinner, an annual fundraiser (previously held at Brick and Mortar and, in 2015, […]

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Postmates Just Started Delivering Beer in Philly

Despite its inhabitants’ love of and passion for booze, Philadelphia — because of where it’s situated in the United States — has never been a hospitable environment […]

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Eat This Now: Amis’s Bucatini With Jalapeño and Almond Pesto

Writing about a pasta dish can feel a little silly. It’s pasta. Pasta is pasta is pasta is pasta. It’s dough that gets formed into fun shapes, so […]

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Popular Colombian Pop-Up Graduates to Full-Fledged Restaurant in Kensington

Philly got a bump of Venezuelan love when TartAreperia 18.64 opened in Fishtown, and then again when Puyero opened in Queen Village, and then again — recently — when […]