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A Restaurant Owned By a Bunch of Spanish Celebrities Is Opening in Rittenhouse

Tatel, the Madrid-based Spanish restaurant owned by a group of high-profile Spanish celebrities, is set to open in the former Boyd Theater next year.

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Townsend Wentz Plans a “Down-and-Dirty” Spanish Tapas Restaurant for Midtown Village

Remember when “modern Spanish tapas” restaurants were all the rage? It was a grand ol’ time (in the early ’00s), when chefs could charge big […]

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High-Gloss Rustic: A Mano Reviewed

In the back, chef Michael Millon is dancing. Not dancing-dancing (because that would be weird), but that’s what it looks like. He and his crew, […]

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First Look: A Mano

There’s something familiar about the freshly opened A Mano in Fairmount. It’s not the space. The corner of 23rd Street and Fairmount was, for ages, […]

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Townsend Wentz Readies BYOB, A Mano

Townsend Wentz has received a ton of accolades at his East Passyunk Avenue restaurant Townsend (#5 on the new Best Restaurants list), and he will debut […]

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Update: Italian BYOB by Townsend Wentz

Exciting news: we have some updates on the heretofore unnamed Italian BYOB by Townsend Wentz that’s going to be at 23rd and Fairmount (formerly the space occupied by […]

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Beyond The Plate: Townsend Wentz

A few months ago, we told you about a beautiful, inspiring short documentary made about Chris Kearse from Will. Videographer Oliver Gallini told us then […]

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Want To Get A Sneak Peek At Townsend Wentz’s New Italian Restaurant?

Well you can. Kinda. First, you’re going to have to clear your schedule on the night of January 13 (which is a Tuesday, so you […]

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Townsend Wentz Breaks Down a Pig

Since we’ve been on a bit of an Instagram kick recently, we wanted to share what Townsend Wentz did last night. Wentz, who is the […]

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Ken Forrester Collaborates with Townsend Wentz For Townsend Wine Dinner

Not sure who Ken Forrester is? He’s a renowned South African winemaker, and he’s coming to Philly. And he’s bringing his wine with him. By […]

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Townsend Hosts Wine and Cheese Pairing Night

Townsend, the two-month old but critically acclaimed restaurant, is hosting a Five-Course, “Three Way” Wine and Cheese Pairing Dinner on Thursday, July 17th. Chef-owner Townsend Wentz […]

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Restaurant Review: Townsend

We here at Philadelphia magazine decided last month to start debuting restaurant reviews early on Foobooz. We had reasons. And we discussed them here. Welcome […]

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Townsend Opens This Evening

Townsend  opens on East Passyunk Avenue this evening. Owner/chef Townsend (Tod) Wentz has assembled an impressive team with Lauren Harris (McCrossen’s, Tria) as general manager and sommelier, Keith Raimondi […]

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Townsend Opens for the Weekend

Townsend Wentz’s East Passyunk Avenue restaurant, Townsend will softly open this weekend by serving its bar menu. Drink Philly has the bar menu for the […]

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Townsend Gets A Barman

That guy over there look familiar? If you’re the drinking sort, he likely does. That’s Keith Raimondi, who has spent years slinging drinks at some […]