It’s National Breakfast Week (no, really), so we thought it was about time to compile a list of some of our favorite new (or new-ish) places in the city to get breakfast.
It’s the most important meal of the day, after all. And generally the only one that involves pancakes. So dig in.
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Whetstone Tavern has begun a Late Night Happy Hour. From 10 p.m. to midnight, the Queen Village bar and restaurant is offering $3 beers and $3 house wines every day (yes, including weekends). Chef Jeremy Nolen is also offering his Dad’s Burger (1 patty) and Roast Beef sandwich for $5. That’s just about half-price for the sandwiches.
There will also be a rotating sandwich special as well. Right now that’s the pictured braised pork belly with Korean Napa cabbage slaw. Expect the specialty sandwich to change every three to five days as the culinary team gets creative with the special.
For more late night deals, check out these Late Night Happy Hours.
Whetstone Tavern [Foobooz]
At the conclusion of last week’s 3-star Stargazy review, a reader asked a very difficult question:
So what about this doesn’t say four stars? The fact that it’s stuff-yourself delicious, worth going out of your way for, has value or that each of your experiences has been a win? Sounds like a straight flush to me. A rarity for Philadelphia, or anywhere for that matter.
A Confused Glutton
And it’s true. I loved Stargazy. I’ve been dreaming about the banofee tart (pictured above) and the sausage rolls for a week. So why doesn’t a place like this deserve four stars?
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