Alex Tewfik

Food Editor

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Hiroki: A Fancy Sushi Restaurant Opening in Fishtown

Former Morimoto chef Hiroki Fujiyama will open his namesake restaurant sometime in November.

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P.J. Clarke’s Has Finally Opened Its Doors in Philadelphia

At long last, the “Cathedral of Saloons” has softly opened its doors at the Curtis Center.

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Sergeant York Will Replace Jovan’s Place in Fishtown

The family-run restaurant closed up shop after 31 years back in April. Father and son David and Jacob Cohen are up next.

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Noma’s René Redzepi and His Fermentation Guru Are Coming to Philly

Two days, two events. Tickets go on sale this week.

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Root in Fishtown Is Planning a Serious Pivot

After two and a half years on Frankford Avenue, the neighborhood restaurant and wine bar is making some sizable tweaks.

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Eat Here Now: Hadramout, West Philly’s New Yemeni Restaurant

In Philly, we got used to a certain type of Middle Eastern cuisine — which is precisely why Hadramout is such a welcome addition to our scene.

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8 Things to Eat and Drink in Philly Right Now

From fried chicken French toast to oat milk lattes, here are the dishes you shouldn’t miss this month.

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Ask the Editor: What’s the Best Way to Get a Table at a Busy Restaurant?

Open Table showing a fully booked restaurant? There’s a workaround.

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Bobby Saritsoglou Is Back With His Own Restaurant in South Philly

He and his wife, Christina Kallas-Saritsoglou, will open Stina, a Mediterranean BYOB on Snyder Avenue.

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Federal Donuts Is Opening on South Street

Next month, you’ll be ripping into some za’atar-spiced fried chicken and s’mores donuts from the new shop at the corner of 6th and South.

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Look at Helm, All Grown Up in Rittenhouse

Kevin D’Egidio and Michael Griffith’s seasonal heartthrob is now open up above 19th and Chestnut Streets.

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Peep Inside Tradesman’s, Philly’s New BBQ Restaurant and Whiskey Hall

Teddy Sourias’s first foray into BBQ and whiskey opens this week.

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Rooster Soup Co. Changes Its Name and Concept

Call it The Rooster, your friendly neighborhood Jewish deli.

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George Sabatino Is Out at Rooster Soup Company

The chef lasted a little over five months at Michael Solomonov and Steve Cook’s Center City diner.

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Stock Is Opening a Second Location in Rittenhouse

Tyler Akin will bring his noodle soups, banh mis, and spicy salads to Chestnut Street.