Quick Bites

Zavino has its gas line in and you can check out the progress as the paper is off the windows of the 13th and Sansom property.

Mark Vetri’s Amis is set for a mid-January opening. Meal Ticket teases with some details. [Meal Ticket]

Michael Schulson’s Sampan is aiming to open on December 18th. Check out the cool changing wall colors. We’re suckers for this type of stuff (See Pod, G Lounge). [The Insider]

Maru Global Takoyaki is looking to open in January. Ryo Igarashi, a Jose Garces alum will be serving up tempura batter balls that coat meat, fish and most traditioanally, octopus. [Meal Ticket]

WMD Hot Sauce is set to open at 1212 South Street and you can make your own custom sauce, complete with your own label. [@PhillyDesign]

Tortilla Press Cantina is back in business today after an 18-month bridge construction project forced the Pennsauken restaurant to close. [Meal Ticket]

MIXX will be the name of the casual restaurant going in to the former Maia space in Villanova. It’ll be comfort food in a casual space. [The Insider]

The green in Green Eggs Cafe is for the sustainability angle of this South Philadelphia bruncherie. It’ll open December 21st at 1306 Dickinson. [Meal Ticket]