Alexandra Jones

Digital Contributor

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Foobooz

Here’s What You’ll Be Eating at Vernick Fish and Jean-Georges

The new restaurants from Greg Vernick and Jean-Georges Vongerichten open today, and we’ve got the menus.

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Foobooz

Dock Street South, a European-Style Cafe and Bar, Is About to Open in Point Breeze

Get a sneak peek inside and see what you’ll be eating at the craft brewery’s new Washington Avenue outpost.

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Foobooz

Fire Triggered by Flooding Closes Society Hill’s Twisted Tail

The bourbon bar and restaurant on Headhouse Square will be back open in time for Thursday night’s service.

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Foobooz

Come to D’Emilio’s for the Ice Treats, Stay for the Chef-y Italian Sandwiches

Get a taste of sandwiches designed by BBQ guy Mike Strauss and top Italian Philly chefs like Marc Vetri during the East Passyunk sorbetto shop’s grand opening this week.

Foobooz

Chef Tod Wentz Will Open the Pearl Tavern in Midtown Village

The Townsend, A Mano, and Oloroso owner is expanding in Center City.

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Foobooz

10 Summery Peach Dishes to Eat in Philly Right Now

It’s peak season for these juicy fruits, whether enveloped in flaky pastry, tossed in a fresh salad, or caramelized on the grill.

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Foobooz

Giuseppe & Sons Has Entered the Philly Pizza Fray

They’re serving lunch and dinner pies — inspired by an Italian pizza trend — upstairs starting today.

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Foobooz

Michael Solomonov and Marc Vetri Will Headline the James Beard Taste America Dinner

The epic fundraiser for the James Beard Foundation hits Philly this fall, with a new second night featuring more local chefs and bartenders.

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Foobooz

Punch Buggy Brewing Is Bringing Beer and Fancy Grilled Cheese to Kensington

The brewery and tasting room from a crew of Northeast Philly natives opens on American Street next week.

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Foobooz

Where to Find Those Color-Changing Cocktails You’ve Seen All Over Instagram

Bartenders around Philly are using the flower of a Southeast Asian plant to create bright, color-changing blue or purple drinks.

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Foobooz

W/N W/N Is Back in Action. Here’s What You Need to Know

New owners Nikisha Bailey and Matthew Nam want the revamped all-day cafe and bar in Callowhill to be a “safe space for creatives.”

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Foobooz

First Look: K’Far, CookNSolo’s Bakery and All-Day Cafe in Rittenhouse

Take a peek inside and check out the menu at the new bar and restaurant helmed by James Beard winner Camille Cogswell when it opens later this week.

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Foobooz

Fishtown Stoner Destination Poe’s Sandwich Joint Burns Out

Pot provocateur turned sandwich artist N.A. Poe announced that the restaurant will cease operations “effective immediately.”

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Life & Style

4 Gorgeous Plant Stores Where You Can Fill Your Home With Green

Take your first steps toward caring for another living thing.

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Foobooz

Honest Tom’s in UCity Will Close and Become … A Mexican Restaurant

A year after Tom McCusker’s taco shop went vegan, he’s selling to longtime employees in order to focus on new ventures.