Ah, the Palm. Though it is, perhaps, best known for its caricature wall, pricey aged USDA Prime steaks, the addictive “Half-and-Half” potato side dish, and oversize martinis, the restaurant that calls itself “the place to see and be seen” is now, apparently, “the place to see godawful theatrical productions“–at least in the Atlantic City location.
This week in Philadelphia Magazine’s Restaurant Club Newsletter.
- Sneek Peek Reviews: Fish and Stella
Joy Manning checks out two recent additions to the dining landscape, Fish and Stella.
- The Palm Brings Back the Three-Martini Lunch (Sorta)
The Palm pays homage to Mad Men with a $18.95 lunch special.
- The Little Black Book: Get on the List
Philadelphia Concierge Association founding member Ken Alan spills secrets on how to get the most out of Phillyâ€™s dining scene. This week, he demystifies the A-List.
Restaurant Club Newsletter [Philadelphia Magazine]
Are you a Mad Men fanatic? Have your own Mad Men three martini lunch at The Palm.
The Palm is offering a three-course lunch plus a side dish and a classic drink for just $18.95.
The drinks included are:
- Classic Charmer Manhattan: Makers Mark Bourbon, Martini & Rossi Vermouth and a dash of bitters, served up with a cherry
- The Upper East Sidecar: Remy Martin V.S.O.P Cognac, Cointreau Orange Liqueur and a lemon splash served up with a slice of orange.
- Blonde Bombshell: Stoli Vanil Vodka and fresh, hand-squeezed lime juice, served up with lemon and lime. $13 per cocktail
Lunch like Don Draper would want you to.
The Palm [Official Site]
The Palm has added a new bar menu complete with requisite sliders, NY Prime cheesesteak, oysters shrimp and more.
From 5 to 7 and again from 9 until closing all items are available for just $3.50. And good news for our bargain oyster fans, during those hours oysters are just $1 a piece.
Check the menu after the jump.
Tonight, from 5 to 9pm next to the Bellevue will be the Great City Grill.
XIX will bring its bar and join Bliss, The Palm and JL Sullivan’s Speakeasy in grilling their best for a hot summer night. It’s a pay-as-you-go event in a space transformed with umbrella-topped tables, candlelight and a DJ.
The Bellevue: Events [Official Site]
Don’t be alarmed if you happen by Broad and Walnut today and see a bunch of white-jacketed waiters running around.
The Palm is doing something special for all those cabbies that get people to their Bellevue restaurant today. They’re giving out lunch to cab drivers as a reward for bring patrons to the restaurant.