Around the Web: Hitting the New Spots

Photo via Living on the Vedge

With all the fall restaurant openings it is tough for even us to keep up, and it’s our job. Luckily, there are more than enough bloggers out there hitting new spots.

We still can’t get over how much we dug Rich Landau’s food at the Vedge preview party. Living on the Vedge was there and snapped some swell photos. [Living on the Vedge]

Penn Appetit gets in to Ela on the opening weekend and raves about the foie gras with huckleberries and gingerbread crumbles. [Penn Appetit]

Fidel Gastro finds that trucking down to Federal Donuts for an early and long lunch is totally worth it. [Fidel Gastro]

Row Home Eats hits up the recently relaunched Renaissance Sausage. The breakfast sandwich, still great. [Row Home Eats]

Two Eat Philly finds that Wajoe is a fine spot for a casual Korean dinner. [Two Eat Philly]

I’ll Eat You praises the Wednesday night cocktail class at Tryst. The night they were there it was all about the Manhattan. [I’ll Eat You]

Quick Bites: Barcade’s Arcade Games, Pizza Brain’s Zoning and New Korean Downtown

We’re hearing Wednesday, October 12th for Barcade’s opening. Check out the website for the complete list of the arcade games. Oooh, Tron. [Barcade Philadelphia]

Pizza Brain has received the zoning variances it needs to move forward with its Fishtown based pizza shop and museum. [Naked Philly]

Wajoe Korean Restaurant has opened on the 2000 block of Walnut Street and Lunch Time Eats confirms that it is the real deal. [Lunch Time Eats]

Chris Painter’s Il Pittore has an opening date of Tuesday, October 25th. [The Insider]

Quick Bites: Jim’s Steaks Manager Robbed and More News from the Weekend

Jim’s Steaks manager robbed of $30,000 in a bold daytime robbery. [6ABC]

The paper is back down at Spread Bagelry for the first time since they closed because of a fire. A sign in the window promises they will reopen this week.

Phoodie.info tips us off to mysterious postcards for Chinese 10-3 that are popping up across Center City. The cards promise Chinese delivery from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. [Phoodie]

You can now book Bebe’s BBQ catering and tailgate packages. Packages will be available after July, 25th. [@BebesBBQ]

Tell your California friends that Capogiro gelati is now available in 18 Gelson’s Super Markets.

The facade at the forthcoming Twisted Tail on Headhouse Square has gotten a makeover complete with a couple of new signs.

Kiva Lounge, the club above Kokopelli hosted its grand opening this weekend.[PhillyChitChat]

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