With only a few weeks left until fall, now is the time to stuff yourself with as much seafood as you can possibly hold in order to hang on tight to that East Coast summer feeling. To that end, we’ve recently brought you Foobooz Six Packs on lobster and fish tacos, and now it’s time for a round-up of where to get crabs In Philly.
Eat here, get crabs
Next Sunday ,July 29th from noon to 5 p.m. East Passyunk Avenue will be turned into a car show and street festival from Dickinson to Broad. Along with the 140-plus vehicles competing for Best of Show there will be vendors, live music, circus performers, kids activities, and the Bang! Boom! Craft! Show all for free.
Most importantly, of course, there will be plenty of food from EPA’s restaurants. Participating restaurants include Marra’s, Mamma Mia, Noir, and Plenty. Cantina Los Caballitos and El Zarape will be serving their menus and specials outdoors while Birra and Le Virtu will be holding outdoor beer gardens for the event. Stogie Joe’s will also be having an outdoor craft beer bar.
Little Baby’s Ice Cream will be rolling around during the festival and from 11:30-5pm Ms. Goody Cupcake will be celebrating its Cupcake & Cars: One Year Anniversary Party. The party will be full of samples, new treat debuts, prizes, and a car-themed cake cutting at 2pm.
Visit East Passyunk [Official Site]
Photo via East Passyunk Avenue
Tonight kicks off the new Crab Night at Stogie Joe’s Tavern. Every Tuesday night, from today until the end of the season, Stogie Joe’s will be offering Snow Crab Clusters for $14.95/lb. and New Jersey #1 Blue Claw Crabs for $5 each. Corn on the cob will be offered as a side as well.
Stogie Joe’s Tavern [Facebook]
From Monday May 14th to Sunday May 20th, Yelp is bringing you the Passport to East Passyunk, a series of events celebrating the hottest street in South Philly. To encourage locals to explore their neighborhood Yelp is holding events like a bar crawl, free classes at local businesses, salon mini-makeovers, and a Sunday supper. And all you need to take advantage of the many of the deals is the Yelp app on your smartphone.
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Fries with that Shake praise the fried fish sandwich and the Bologna sandwich at Johnny Brenda’s. [Fries with that Shake]
Rick Nichols praises the cobb salad at 10 Arts. [Philadelphia Inquirer]
The Beer Lass enjoys the fresh ingredients on her pizza from Stogie Joe’s. [Beer Lass]
Living on the Vedge gets down with the vegan and vegetarian options on the updated menu at Local 44. [Living on the Vedge]
Veggicurious crowns the riccota dumplings tops at Kraftwork but she draws us in with her talk of toasted garlic and herb fries. [Veggicurious]
The $4.95 per pound buffet at Mumbai Bistro looks tempting. [Midtown Lunch]
Two Eat Philly head to Manayunk to use a $50 gift certificate to MangoMoon. We have the same Groupon coupon and have to do this one day soon ourselves. [Two Eat Philly]
Philly Phoodie has us salivating for a great hoagie with these photos from P&S Hoagies. [Philly Phoodie]
A new blog, The Adventures of Captain Reflux alerts us to something we were previously unaware, Tommy Gunns does breakfast. And the pulled pork, two fried eggs and home fries are just $5.25Â [The Adventures of Captain Reflux]