The Revisit

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The Revisit: Is There Anything Cute at the Banana Republic Factory Store?

The wave of off-price, outlet and factory stores coming to Philly seems to have, at least for now, subsided. In its wake is a string of stores […]

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The Revisit: Does Century 21 Still Live Up to the Hype?

When we got a sneak peek inside Century 21 before it opened in the fall of 2014, we couldn’t get enough of the Gallery’s brand-new, […]

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The Revisit: Has Nordstrom Rack Gotten Any Better?

The first time I went to Nordstrom Rack, it was over-stuffed, over-crowded and a complete mess. The second time was a tad better, but war […]

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The Revisit: Amada

When he opened Amada nine years ago, Jose Garces had two visions for his debut restaurant. Only one survived—succeeding so lucratively that it suffocated the […]

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The Revisit: Southwark

The easiest way to tell a bar from a restaurant is by the smell of the men’s room. I couldn’t keep that thought away from […]

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The Revisit: Sbraga

You know it’s a bad sign when a restaurant’s worst item offers its best food for thought. Such was the case for the “cheesesteak soup […]

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The Revisit: Hop Sing Laundromat

So, three guys walk into a bar… Wait, let me start over. A homicidal maniac, an Al-Qaeda torture specialist, and a Foobooz commenter walk into […]

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Beer, Hog’s Knuckles And Wieners By The Meter at Brauhaus Schmitz

It might have taken awhile for the critic to get to Brauhaus Schmitz. Now the only question is how we’re going to get him to […]

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The Revisit: Friday Saturday Sunday

In Philly Mag’s online-only review series, The Revisit, Trey Popp checks out Rittenhouse stalwart Friday Saturday Sunday and finds a lot to like: Friday Saturday […]