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Rex 1516

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  • Alcohol: Full Bar
  • Meals Served: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner
  • Price: $$
  • Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
  • Hours: Monday, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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Jet Wine Bar, Rex 1516, and Cafe Ynez Celebrate Guest Appreciation Week

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As a thank you to their customers, Jet Wine Bar, Rex 1516, and Cafe Ynez are all having a “guest appreciation week” that will go from Tuesday, January 19th to Friday, January 29th.

For the next ten days, Jet Wine Bar will serve seven special pairings inspired by their customers’ names like “The Bodacious Blondes,” which are deviled eggs and Prosecco, and “Sweet for Sweeney,” a pairing of a smoked salmon BLT and Domaine Laurens Marcillac Rosé. Jet Wine Bar will offer 20% off the customer pairings when ordered together.




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About Last Night: They Do It On Top Chef All The Time…

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We’ve been doing Open Stove nights at COOK for a long time now. We call it episode 41, but really there have been more like 45, maybe 50. There are a few early ones and a few weird ones that just never seem to make the count. Call them the Lost Open Stoves.

But regardless, we’ve done a lot of these. And for this one–a battle between crews from Local 44 and Rex 1516–we were looking for a new sort of challenge for the chefs. Something we hadn’t done before. And at the very last minute, we decided to do someting that I’ve been wanting to try for a long time now. A challenge crippling enough that, when I first announced it, midway through the appetizer round, the chefs and their sous just kind of stood there for a minute, assuming I was kidding.




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Where To Eat And Drink on This Big Weekend

There’s a lot to look forward to this weekend. For some reason, it just seems like everybody decided to schedule their street festival / spring fest / goat race this weekend, so in order to keep track of everything going on in Philadelphia and to help you map out your plan of attack, here’s a roundup of some of the awesome food and drink events happening around the city.

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