Best of Philly

Best Lunch

2012 BEST Quick Lunch

Chicken Banh Mi at Rotisseur

No, it isn’t a traditional banh mi; it’s better. Juicy slices of rotisserie chicken, pickled veggies and-the best part-crispy chicken skin.

102 South 21st Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-496-9494 | Website


2011 BEST Suburban Lunch

Sangkee Asian Bistro

339 East Lancaster Avenue, Wynnewood, PA

The fresh food and fast service at this Main Line outpost of the Chinatown legend will have you going back two or three times a month (despite the terrible parking) and learning what a steal the $13 three-course prix fixe truly is. Read more »

2009 BEST Blue-Plate Special

The Palm

200 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA

Each Wednesday, a resounding “I’ll have the meatloaf” is heard from the tables and booths inside the city’s power dining room. In fact, this $12 midweek lunch special has movers and shakers (Ed Rendell, Brian Tierney and Ron Rubin are known fans) calling ahead to reserve orders of the spicy, Cajun-inspired all-beef loaf, served with… Read more »