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There’s a Colossal Middle Eastern Restaurant, Market, and Garden Opening in Fishtown

The team behind Fishtown’s restaurant and wine bar, ROOT, is doubling down on Frankford with an absolutely enormous three-headed monster of a concept called Suraya […]

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Nick Elmi’s New Old City Bar Has a Name

Back in May, word got out that Top Chef-winner Nick Elmi would be opening his third project in Old City in partnership with David Frank and Stephen Simons […]

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Cheu Fishtown Will Open This Friday

When Ben Puchowitz and Shawn Darragh’s opened their ramen shop, Cheu Noodle Bar, there wasn’t a doubt in the world — at least by us […]

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Standout South Philly Indian Restaurant Moving to The Bourse

After a year and eight months open just off West Passyunk Avenue, Best of Philly winner Chaat and Chai will close this weekend (Friday or Saturday will […]

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Barcelona Finally Makes its Debut on East Passyunk Avenue

And that temptation starts tonight! First night of full service @barcelonawinebar #passyunk #philadelphia welcome to the neighborhood! A post shared by East Passyunk Avenue (@eastpassyunk) […]

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You’re Better Than a Free Chick-fil-A Sandwich

Today is “Cow Appreciation Day” at fried chicken chain Chick-fil-A, which means free entrée chicken sandwiches, nuggets and breakfasts for those who go in dressed in cow-related attire. […]

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In Atlantic City, Bet on the Food

Jose Garces Is Back in Town Jose Garces’s new restaurants in the Tropicana make the Revel snafu feel like ancient history. Olón has ocean views, […]

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Philly’s Biggest Italian Chef Will Host a First-Come, First-Serve Pop-Up Pasta Bar Tonight

Marc Vetri’s flagship restaurant — which might be the most expensive single dinner (if you include wine pairings) in Philly — is a sophisticated affair. It’s […]

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50 Best Restaurants in Philadelphia: Summer 2017

There was once a time in this magazine’s history when two whole years would pass before our 50 Best Restaurants list was updated. Two years. Isn’t […]

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Does a Chain Wine Bar Mean the End of Cool for East Passyunk Avenue?

Over the past decade, Connecticut-based Barteca Group expanded its Barcelona Wine Bar concept to 12 locations in five different states. It’s 13th location will open […]

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Tria Is Closing Its Fitler Square Location

After a little over two years at 23rd and Pine Streets, Tria Fitler Square will close its doors for good. No closing date has been set just […]

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Han Dynasty Owner Says Member of “Racist” Wedding Party Fractured His Ankle

Han Dynasty’s Han Chiang will be the first to tell you he doesn’t shy away from a verbal scrap, whether it’s with a guest in […]

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Local Cider Makers Find a New Home in Bella Vista

Cider is a big-freakin’-deal this year. It maybe even bigger than beer (gasp!) if you consider the many cider-driven dinners happening all over the city (like Saté Kampar’s sambal/cheese/cider dinner and Good King’s […]

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Pistola’s Crew to Open a Third Concept on East Passyunk Avenue

The trio behind Philly’s two Pistola’s restaurants, Jose Pistola’s and Sancho Pistola’s — Joe Gunn, Casey Parker, and Adán Trinidad — are heading south for their third concept. The old […]

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Vetri’s Navy Yard Restaurant Gets a New Name and Concept

Lo Spiedo was always a solid enough concept for the Navy Yard. It was a back-to-the-basics approach by the Vetri Family culinary team, where a casual […]