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Sbraga Goes Norwegian

Kevin Sbraga has recently returned from a culinary tour of Norway, and apparently he came back inspired. His next Chef’s Counter tasting menu is obviously […]

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Prices Per Slice at Kermit’s Bake Shoppe

Since Kermit’s Bake Shoppe has opened we’ve gotten a lot of people who have asked us if Kermit’s sells slices. We’re happy to report that […]

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About Last Night: Not Your Average Joe

So last night was our big, Best of Philly 40th Anniversary Open Stove Masters showdown, pitting Joe Cicala from Le Virtu against Joey Baldino from […]

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Philly Makes Zagat’s List of 31 Crazy Ice Cream Flavors–Twice

Zagat’s scoop on the 31 craziest ice cream flavors from around the world–featuring flavors from two Philly restaurants–might literally make you scream for ice cream […]

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Aimee Olexy Is Promoting Anthropologie

Aimee Olexy’s Talula’s Daily is open on 7th Street across from Washington Square. In addition to being a gourmet grocery with fresh bread, cheeses, tea, […]

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Screaming Woman Netting Bucks in Bucks

Two Bucks County restaurants have been taken to the cleaners by a screaming woman who demands money during peak hours. Both the Langhorne Hotel and Bella Tori […]

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The New York Times on Le Bec-Fin at Vetri

The New York Times’ Frank Bruni was at the final night of Le Bec-Fin at Vetri where he was able to enjoy a heavenly dinner from […]

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Wit Or Witout Under New Ownership, Brings Meat to Cheesesteak

Northeast Philadelphia cheesesteak shops, Wit Or Witout are now under new ownership. Tony Altomare who own’s the Tony Roni’s family of pizza shops picked up the […]

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Summer Menus from John Brandt-Lee

Chef John Brandt-Lee has just launched new summer menus at both of his restaurants – Avalon Restaurant in West Chester and Avalon Bistro in Downingtown. […]

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Momofuku Ssam Bar Comes to Zahav

Back in March, Momofuku Ssam Bar hosted Zahav in a late-night pop-up. Now Momofuku Ssam is returning the favor with a pop-up night at Michael […]

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Alla Spina and Federal Donuts Land on GQ’s Best Eats List

GQ comes up with its list of the 50 best things to eat and drink right now. Two items from Philadelphia spots make the list. […]

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Pizzeria Beddia Now Has A Fan Rap

Last time we checked in with Brad Podray he was rapping about Federal Donuts. And now he’s back with a rap about the “Jesus of […]

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Ron’s Ribs Hits T-Shirt Goal

Last week we told you how Ron’s Ribs is aiming to make a comeback. Well step one has been accomplished with the t-shirt campaign hitting […]

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Greatest Hits and What You Missed: Han Dynasty to NYC, Vetri and Le Bec, Gluten-Free Beer, More Cronuts, Cheap Sushi and Whiskey For Breakfast

Yeah, we get it. It’s hot. That’s what everyone keeps saying. But the restaurant industry doesn’t shut down just because it’s hot out, and neither […]

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Brauhaus Schmitz Unveils New Uniforms for the Women

The dirndls are gone. Here’s what the staff at Brauhaus Schmitz is wearing now.