Greatest Hits and What You Missed: Poutine, Patios, Cupcakes and Hugging Monkeys

It’s looking like another fine weekend in Philadelphia. And with the sun comes a brand new update to our Foobooz Outdoor Dining Guide. We also had news about Square Peg, Questlove, the East Passyunk restaurant explosion, Michael Solomonov and the newest in artisinal spirit merchandising: cheap wine fortified with moonshine! All this and more, every week on Foobooz. Here’s what you might’ve missed…

First Bite: HipCityVeg Guess what had us licking the bowl?
La Colombe’s Todd Carmichael Gets a TV Show According to the publicity stills, it appears to be all about him hugging monkeys
Non-Traditional Cheesesteaks In Philly We updated our list to include a couple more weirdoes
Square Peg Adds Brunch Breakfast poutine for everybody!
East Passyunk Neighborhood Update The ‘hood is so busy, it gets its own post
Questlove Makes Cupcakes No, really! They’re in his business plan
Foobooz Outdoor Dining Guide Where to drink and dine al fresco in Philadelphia

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