Rich Landau

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Wiz Kid’s Vegan Burger Will Make You Forget About Real Meat

Rich Landau has blown our minds with vegan cheesesteaks at that are as good (if not better) than their meaty counterparts — the Vedge chef […]

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Rittenhouse’s Wiz Kid Launches a New Line of Vegan Ice Cream

Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby hit the ground running when they opened the Wiz Kid brick and mortar back in August. Their food stall at Whole Foods (now […]

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Cheu Noodle Bar, Wiz Kid Pull Out of Whole Foods

There’s no doubt that the Cheu brand is a winning concept. Shawn Darragh and Ben Puchowitz struck gold when they opened their inauthentic-by-design ramen bar in Washington Square […]

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Vegan Chef Rich Landau On Meat Cravings, Burger King Fries

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Wiz Kid Is About to Open in Rittenhouse Square

Kate Jacoby and Rich Landau’s vegan cheesesteak spot Wiz Kid debuts Friday, August 4th for lunch at 124 South 19th Street, right next door to […]

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Wiz Kid Rittenhouse Will Make Your Vegan Reuben Dreams Come True

Vegetable wizard Rich Landau has updated us with a projected opening date for the long-awaited Rittenhouse outpost of Wiz Kid, the vegan, sandwich-centric third concept […]

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Philly’s (and the Country’s) Best Vegan Chefs Are Taking Their Vegetable Wizardry to D.C.

First came Vedge, the fine dining vegetables-only restaurant in a Locust Street brownstone. Then came the more casual V Street, a vegan globetrotter specializing in cocktails and street foods, located […]

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James Beard Finally Acknowledges Philly’s Little Guys (and Gals) for its 2017 Semifinalists List

This story has been updated. The almighty James Beard Awards Committee rarely ever left its comfort-zone when it came down to Philadelphia restaurants. Year after year, it […]

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Chef Rich Landau’s Top Tips for Upping Your Healthy-Cooking Game

You might call Rich Landau, the chef behind Philly’s always-packed vegetable-focused restaurants Vedge and V Street, along with the new vegan fast-food concept Wiz Kid, the […]

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Wiz Kid: Rich Landau’s Fast-Casual Vegan Eatery

Rich Landau of Vedge and V Street fame touches base with an update on his fast-casual concept that he has plans to open next door […]

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Rich Landau Opening Fast-Casual Eatery Next to V Street

A liquor license application in the window of V Street shows that Rich Landau’s vegan empire is expanding next door. The building is the current home of EYESite, which is […]

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Rich Landau Opening a Fast-Casual concept

A liquor license application in the window of V Street shows that Rich Landau’s vegan empire is expanding next door. The building is the current home […]

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Michael Solomonov Is a James Beard Finalist for Outstanding Chef

Today, the James Beard Foundation announced the finalists for its 2016 awards. Zahav chef and owner Michael Solomonov is a finalist for Outstanding Chef and his cookbook, […]

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Rich Landau Wants You to Eat Your Vegetables

No tattoos. No cursing. No meat, no fish, no eggs, no dairy. No drama. This is a successful chef? Rich Landau plops a pile of […]

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V Street Starts Brunch

Brunch begins this weekend at V Street. Of course one brunch staple that won’t be on the menu at Rich Landau’s and Kate Jacoby’s vegan restaurant is eggs. […]