This seemingly attractive contemporary rental is on South Chadwick Street, a small thoroughfare between 16th and 17th that starts at Wharton and runs south from there to Snyder. Though the listing doesn’t say the exact address, an aerial view indicates that it’s at Chadwick and Wharton. Suffice to say you’d be hard pressed to characterize any part of South Chadwick as Graduate Hospital, let alone Wharton. (The founder of phillyskyline.com, who coined the term “G-Ho” for that neighborhood, says, “Washington Avenue is a CLEAR boundary, without equivocation whatsoever. South of Washington? Point Breeze.”)
Whatever you’d like to call the neighborhood, this four-bedroom home “in great Graduate Hospital location” looks rather interesting. According to the listing, details include:
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The South Philadelphia Tap Room will be hosting its eight annual Wheat Beer Fest this Saturday, May 18, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.. The block party/beer fest will feature 30+ wheat beers, live music, and grilling. If you are into wheat beers you definitely do not want to miss this event. All 30+ draft wheat beers will be only $3.
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Scott Schroeder’s American Sardine Bar sandwiches are getting wider distribution. The sandwich artist and people’s champ’s sandwiches will be available at both Ultimo Coffee locations starting today. A vegan, vegetarian and meat-friendly sandwich option will be available each day. An Ultimo employee promised the sandwiches would be more substantial than previous sandwich options and priced more reasonably.
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Where’s the PPA when you need them? Here’s Guy Fieri on Germantown Avenue near Geechee Girl Rice Cafe. Fieri has been in town filming segments for Diners, Drive-ins and Dives.
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Beer and Thai, what a lovely combination. An even better combination if it’s paired by two of the best bottle shops in town. On Wednesday, January 30th, Circles Thai is joining forces with The Bottle Shop in South Philly, and The Foodery in Northern Liberties for a 5-course 5-Beer Dinner, each course garnering its own respective bottle.
Tickets are $50 a head, and $45 for groups of four or more. There will be two seatings, one at 6pm and the second at 8pm, and tickets can be purchased online through the below links:
Circles Thai at 812 N 2nd St. http://circlesthai.ticketleap.com/northphilly/
Circles Thai 1514 Tasker St. http://circlesthai.ticketleap.com/southphilly/
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South Philadelphia Taproom’s fourth annual beef + beer is set for Sunday, January 27th from 4 to 8 p.m. The all-you-can-eat beef event is a heck of a lot tastier than your average fire hall beef and beer and the beer is better too.
The all-you-can-eat beef will set you back $35. The specialty drafts and firkins are pay as you go.
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Scott Schroeder and sous-chef Mark Regan occasionally serve up ramen at South Philly Taproom under the Round Guy Ramen name. Tonight it is a shoyu-style ramen.
Circles, the Best of Philly winner for Best Thai food in the City recently opened a second location in Northern Liberties. Now they’re teasing us with where their new location will be.
So, any guesses?
Can anyone guess… [Circles Contemporary Asian]
The South Philadelphia Tap Room is getting ready to host their 7th annual Wheat Beer Fest (We can’t believe it’s been seven years, we clearly remember the first one) on Saturday, May 19th starting at noon. This day-long celebration features food, brews, fun and live music at in and around SPTR at 1509 MifflinStreet.
The Taproom’s Head Chef, Scott Schroeder, will be serving up the finest grilled fare along with an incredible selection of 30+ craft wheat beers.
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