The New York Times does an article in their travel section on Fishtown. Yes, our Fishtown.
These days artists easily outnumber fishermen and heroin addicts. Thanks to a recovering waterfront and spillover from gentrifying neighborhoods like Northern Liberties, Fishtown is joining the ranks of warehouse districts nationwide that have undergone a renaissance. Young professionals and creative types are moving into renovated apartments and luxury condos. Upscale restaurants, galleries and high-end shops have followed.
Among the restaurants and bars mentioned:
- Johnny Brenda’s
- Ida Mae’s Bruncherie
- Hot Potato Cafe
- Johnny’s Hots
Thankfully they did include a mention of Rocky.
Rebirth Along the River [New York Times]