Ex-Pearl Owner Dives Back In

We came across this little ditty tucked into Dan Gross’s column today:

…Vice stayed limber with shots of Patron in the DJ booth with promoter Brett Perloff throughout his set. Perloff, who recently parted ways with the Stein family at Pearl (1904 Chestnut), in which he was a partner, says he’ll open a high-end boutique bottle-service bar in the Rittenhouse area next month. He was mum on a name or exact location, since the joint is another bar now.

Our first thought was, really?! Does the Rittenhouse area need another high-end bottle-service bar in this economy? Of course, then our inner Restaurant Yenta took over and we started to wonder… where exactly that Rittenhouse location might be? Where would you put it?

Dan Gross [PhillyGossip]
Chef Ari Weiswasser Leaves Pearl [KleInsider]

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  • Calvin

    Pearl is so low class anyway. What a joke. That place should close.

  • black banana

    the primate section at the zoo perhaps

  • Andre

    Rittenhouse coffee shop building?

  • T.

    monkey bar

  • rory

    bar noir has new owners according to the big orange sign i just walked by…

  • SH

    Pearl is classy and fun and i’m not worried about any new competition! You guys are awesome

  • cowpaintings

    T is correct-It is going into the monkey bar.

  • Tyler

    Maybe another bar with an M. Could be a mantra or something