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Alex Tewfik

Food Editor


Russet, a Rittenhouse Farm-to-Table Favorite, to Close This Summer

Kristin and Andrew Wood’s farm-to-table BYOB in Rittenhouse will close in June — but not without some special dinners and events first.


Pizzeria Beddia Isn’t the “Best Pizza in America” Anymore

But maybe it’s better this way.


Ask the Editor: What Is That “Rocks” Upcharge on My Bar Bill?

No, you’re not paying for ice.

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Circles + Squares: Pizza Gutt’s New Home in Kensington

Dan Gutter is bringing his Pizza Gutt brand to the corner of Tulip and Firth Streets in Kensington.


Take a Look Around the New Pizzeria Beddia in Fishtown

Pizzeria Beddia is now open in Fishtown, serving a tiny menu of small plates, pies, natural wine and dessert.

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Chef JaeHee Cho on Making the Sixers One of the Best-Fueled Teams in the NBA

How he went from cooking at Parc to cooking for Joel Embiid.


Pizzeria Beddia Oh So Quietly Begins Taking Reservations

Joe Beddia’s new pizza restaurant, Pizzeria Beddia, is now serving pizzas and natural wine in Fishtown.


Blume Will Replace Cinder Copper & Lace in Center City

Sour beer and cider out, natural wine and cocktails in.


Nifty Fifty’s Burgers, Shakes and Diner Breakfasts Are Headed Back to South Philly

The first franchise location of the ’50s-style diner will open on Oregon Avenue later in 2019.

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Philly Is Finally Becoming a Barbecue Town

We caught up with three of Philly’s new pitmasters, who take their ’cue seriously.


Ask the Editor: WTF Are Irish Potatoes?

For those of you not from around here, an explainer.


Marcie Turney and Val Safran Are Opening a Restaurant at LOVE Park

Safran Turney Hospitality will open Loveluck, a restaurant and bar inside LOVE Park’s “flying saucer” building, later this year.


ReAnimator Coffee in Kensington to Add a Pizzeria and Natural Wine Bar

Naturally leavened pizzas, natural wine and plates to share, coming to Kensington this fall.


Remember Jose Garces’s New Hope Restaurant? It’s Still Happening.

Stella by Jose Garces will open at the Bucks County Playhouse Inn in New Hope sometime in late spring or early summer 2019.


How Middle Child Makes Its Scrambled Eggs So Damn Fluffy

Almost immediately, Middle Child’s scrambled eggs became Philly Instagram fodder. Here’s how they turn eggs into clouds.