Best of Philly

2019 Secret Restaurant

Vernick Coffee Bar

It presents like a coffee shop, but don’t be fooled: This second-floor oasis — hidden behind a grove of trees — in the new Comcast Technology Center serves an excellent wild mushroom grain bowl, a fancy porchetta sandwich, and an elegant chicken ballotine.

1800 Arch Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103; 215-419-5052;