Lloyd Whiskey Bar Has a New Chef and a New Menu

The folks at Lloyd Whiskey Bar in Fishtown just celebrated five years in business. And with that milestone, they’ve made some changes, welcoming chef Ed […]


Here’s How Much Airbnb Has Blown Up in Philly

While cities like New York are seeing a rebound in its number of Airbnb listings, the company’s expansion has not let up in Philadelphia. According […]


Are the Days of Shuffling to a Million House Listings Over?

It’s a pleasant Saturday afternoon in August, and I’m touring a newly rehabbed rowhome in Kingsessing. It’s a fine-looking job; the main floor is the […]


Royal Boucherie Is About to Open in Old City. Here’s Everything You Need to Know.

It’s been a while since people were this excited about a restaurant opening in Old City — especially on 2nd Street. Broadly speaking, the Two […]


There Were 267 Drunk-Driving Arrests in One N.J. “Dry” Town Last Year

It’s been 84 years since Prohibition was rolled back in the United States, but remnants of the 18th Amendment (which was repealed by Congress in […]


Federal Donuts and Goldie Are Now Open at Whole Foods

A few weeks ago, we reported that two more Michael Solomonov-backed concepts were coming to join Dizengoff inside Whole Foods after logistical issues caused Wiz […]


The East Passyunk Rival Bros. Is Finally Open

Rival Bros. Coffee, the biz behind our best coffee shop of 2017, now has a spacious new shop just off of bustling East Passyunk Avenue. Rival […]


Head to Andy’s on South Street for Free Fried Chicken

Andy’s Chicken, one of our favorite spots for Korean fried chicken, announced this summer that they’d be opening up an outpost in Graduate Hospital. And […]


New Jersey’s Legal Smoking Age Rises to 21

Starting today, November 1st, New Jersey teens are no longer able to legally purchase and smoke tobacco products in the Garden State – including e-cigarettes. […]


Check Out Brigantessa’s New Small Plates and Expanded Happy Hour

Brigantessa has gone through a lot of changes recently: this summer, news broke that longtime chef and part-owner Joe Cicala was out at both Brigantessa […]

University of Pennsylvania Food Hall Rendering

Philly’s Hottest Restaurants Are Taking Over Penn’s New Food Court

Food halls — from Reading Terminal Market to Chinatown Square to The Bourse — are still trending, and now the University of Pennsylvania is getting […]

Be Well Philly

Vegan Creations from Vedge Chefs Coming to Whole Foods Hot Bar

Tomorrow is a very special day, friends: World Vegan Day. And the chefs from everyone’s favorite vegan restaurant (Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby’s Vedge, duh) […]


PHOTOS: Still Courting Amazon, Philly Takes Over Seattle With New Ad Campaign

Philadelphia may have submitted its bid for Amazon’s HQ2 over a week ago, but that’s hasn’t stopped the city from shamelessly courting the e-commerce giant. […]


Welcome to the New

If you’re a regular visitor to, you’re probably noticing some changes as you look at the site today. For the first time in several […]


Rittenhouse’s Wiz Kid Launches a New Line of Vegan Ice Cream

Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby hit the ground running when they opened the Wiz Kid brick and mortar back in August. Their food stall at Whole Foods (now […]