Alexandra Jones

Digital Contributor


9 Places to Get Great Ramen in Philadelphia

From shoyu to tan tan, these are the best spots to slurp a warming bowl of ramen in Philly.

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Jon’s Bar & Grille Closes, and South Street Loses Yet Another Institution

The bar that claims to be the birthplace of a Three Stooges member is no more.

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Salt Bae Made a Cheesesteak, and We’re Here for It

We break down the viral celebrity chef’s cheesesteak technique.

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Mike Solomonov and Steve Cook Plan an All-Day Cafe for Rittenhouse

They’ll open the as-yet-unnamed new concept in the Harper, a new luxury development just north of the square.

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Spice Finch Just Rolled Out Breakfast and Happy Hour

Check out the new menus at Jennifer Carroll’s Mediterranean-inflected spot in Rittenhouse.

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Fiore Will Bring Contemporary Italian to Queen Village

The new concept from two chefs with New York cred is slated to open on South Front Street this winter.

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Mainstay Independent Is Now Brewing in Northern Liberties

Craft Hall’s first tenant opens its taproom today in the former Yards Brewing site, and we’ve got the menu.

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Eat Here Now: EAT Café in University City

The Drexel-backed, mission-driven restaurant has rolled out a Southern-inflected lunch menu to support its give-what-you-can dinner service.

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Classic Cake’s All-Day Cafe Is Now Open in Center City

Check out the menu and peek inside the expansive new bakery and cafe at One Penn Center.

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Taqueria Del Norte Is About to Open in Northeast Philly

Check out the menu at Kris Serviss’s new spot, which is hosting a taco pop-up tonight and throwing a grand opening block party this weekend.

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Philly’s First Vietnamese Coffee Roaster Is Popping Up in Spring Arts

Try Vietnamese coffee drinks from Cà Phê Roasters on Spring Garden Street through mid-November.

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Royal Boucherie Is Launching Its First-Ever Happy Hour

Nick Elmi’s Old City brasserie is serving after-work deals on drinks and bites starting tonight.

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Eat Fried Chicken for Breakfast While the Eagles Play in London

Fishtown’s Love & Honey is opening early with a special morning-inspired menu for this Sunday’s game.

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Marc Vetri Is Buying Fiorella’s Sausage

The acclaimed chef has a deal in place to purchase the 125-year-old Italian market butcher shop.

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Neighborhood Ramen Is Going Brick and Mortar in Queen Village

The former pop-up will serve several styles of ramen plus donburi and Japanese sides at their new shop.