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Dear Instagrammers: Don’t Bother Asking Nick Elmi for a Free Meal

Behind the Line is Foobooz’s weekly interview series with the people who make up Philadelphia’s dynamic bar and restaurant scene. Click here for the full […]

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More Collaboration: San Francisco’s Coi Taking Over The Laurel Kitchen

Yesterday, we were pleased to announce the return of something we haven’t seen in a little while–a collaboration dinner between the teams at Will and […]

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Field Guide: 12 Hidden Outdoor Dining Spots in Philadelphia

The Center City District now counts 412 outdoor dining cafes in just Philadelphia’s downtown area. Many a sidewalk has been turned over to eating al […]

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Nick Elmi Is Opening a Bar

Last May Nick Elmi went to work on securing a liquor license and expanding into the former coffee shop that is next door to his Laurel. […]

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Announcing the New 50 Best Restaurants in Philly

If it seems too soon for another 50 Best Restaurants issue, you’re right. For a long time, this list was something we put together every […]

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Voting For Food & Wine People’s Choice Best New Chef Ends Today

Ben Franklin once said, “Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the […]

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Laurel Goes Exclusively to Tasting Menus

Starting in May, Laurel will be moving to only offering tasting menus. Currently, Nick Elmi’s East Passyunk BYOB offers the option of a la carte […]

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Philly Has Two Of The Best New Restaurants In The United States (According To GQ’s Alan Richman)

Professional mouth (and Philly native) Alan Richman has come out with another list of the 25 Best New Restaurants in the United States for GQ […]

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Time Running Out for Early Bird Philly Cooks Tickets

Get your tickets for Philly Cooks Big Event before the end of day on Friday, January 9th in order to save 15%. After that the tickets […]

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Announcing Philadelphia Magazine’s 50 Best Restaurants for 2015

Three months. That’s about how long it takes us to eat at every important restaurant in the city. And then eat there again. And, sometimes, […]

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Twelve Philadelphia Restaurants Make OpenTable Best Restaurants List

Today, OpenTable revealed its Top 100 restaurants “fit for foodies” in America. The list was determined by OpenTable’s analysis of more than five million reviews of […]

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Let’s Get Ready to Ramen Rumble

Cheu Noodle Bar, home to some of Philly’s most beloved noodles, is hosting its fourth Ramen Rumble on Monday, September 29th at 6 p.m. And this […]

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Best of Philly Snapshot: Nicholas Elmi, Best Celeb Chef

There was this moment, shortly after the finale of Top Chef: New Orleans had aired, shortly after Nick Elmi had been named the winner, when […]

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DIY Down the Shore: Nick Elmi’s Traditional (But Not Traditional) Clambake

Nick Elmi’s BYO, Laurel has captured the appetites of those who frequent East Passyunk’s restaurant scene. And chef Elmi’s Traditional (but not traditional) Clambake needs […]

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TONIGHT: Nick Elmi and Laurel at Sancho Pistola’s

In a very Philly Beer Week edition of Sancho Pistola’s Taco Exchange. Nick Elmi and his crew from Laurel are heading to Fishtown to make an oxtail […]