9th Street Is Trying To be a Dining Destination

Trey Popp provides three restaurant reviews in one in the May issue of Philadelphia magazine. Popp visits the venerable Italian Market for sitdown dinners at Monsu, 943 and Paloma.

943 – Two Stars
Monsu – Two-and-a-half stars
Paloma – Two Stars

Exile on 9th Street [Philadelphia Magazine]

Photo by Jason Varney

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  • mike

    It is a shame that the Italian market doesn’t do a better night time business. I live near there and maybe it would help if they got the vendors to clean up their stalls before they leave for the night and light it a little better.

    I don’t know why they profiled Paloma in the article. They could have talked about that new nina’s trattoria if they needed a third “doomed” place in the market to write about.

  • montgomery

    is this article for real? did trey pop go on monday or tuesday night? monsu is full all the time. 4 weeks ago i tried to walk in on friday at 6:30 and they were booked for the night. 943 is filled thursday,friday and saturday too. i don’t know if the reviewer understands the business flow of the market but its dead monday through wed. at least. nice fucking article http://youtu.be/gdJZhdi_-Tc

    youre doomed, doomed!!