Best of Philly

Best Power Lunch Spot

2012 BEST Power Lunch Spot

Butcher and Singer

No restaurant says Don Draper, three-martini lunch and bang-the-secretary like Stephen Starr’s gorgeous, retro meat palace.

1500 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-732-4444 | Website

2011 BEST Power Lunch Spot

Oyster House

1516 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA

Honest to Jesus, we just don’t comprehend how anyone can get any work done or deals made over the massive plates of red meat offered up at so many of this town’s supposed power-lunch spots. Chasing a lobster roll with a couple of cold beers at Oyster House, on the other hand, leaves us with… Read more »

2009 BEST Power Lunch Spot


401 City Line Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA

The power crowd wants two things in a restaurant: enough of a scene that its worth being seen, and enough privacy that you can actually get down to business. Alex Plotkins City Avenue steakhouse offers both, which is why its become the perfect meeting ground for suits from city and suburb. Dine among TV newsers… Read more »