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Two Philly Restaurants Make the Bon Appétit List of Best New Restaurants in America

This morning, Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer from Bon Appétit dropped their list of 50 finalists for their 2017 America’s Best New Restaurants list. It’s divided by […]

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Brick And Mortar Is Over And Done

Brick and Mortar — the Callowhill gastropub that lasted two years at 315 North 12th Street, in the Goldtex Building — is gone. Owner Mike Welsh […]

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Wait, Is a Hot Chicken Sandwich Still Something People Care About?

For those of you who are looking for a new hot chicken sandwich with which to light your faces on fire, here’s some good news: […]

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Monday Morning TL;DR: How to Cook Pancakes With a Laser

So that’s another weekend over and another work week begun. If you’ve found yourself here, it’s probably because you heard the rumor that the kid […]

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TALK Is Preparing To Shake Up Walnut Street (Again)

TALK–the new acronymical restaurant from Tim Lanza and Andrew Kochan (Tim Andrew Lanza Kochan, get it?)–is building out in the former L’Image Photography Studio space […]

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Where To Eat This Weekend: The Himalayas, By Way Of New Jersey

You’ve made it. Congratulations. Once again, the workweek has come to a close and you’re probably here looking for somewhere interesting to eat (or drink) […]

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Joe Cicala Is Out at East Passyunk’s Le Virtù and Brigantessa

The announcement was made last night: After 7 years, award-winning chef Joe Cicala was no longer the man in the kitchen at Le Virtù and […]

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Philly Restaurant Veteran Calls B.S. On the Zahav Lawsuit

Ed. Note: Yesterday, we told you that Zahav had agreed to pay servers $230,000 to settle a class-action lawsuit against the restaurant. Since then, we’ve […]

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Poi Dog’s Kiki Aranita Explains Why She Never Goes to Chinatown

Behind the Line is Foobooz’s weekly interview series with the people who make up Philadelphia’s dynamic bar and restaurant scene. Click here for the full […]

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Old City’s Bistro 7 Will Turn Into a Taqueria for One Month

The idea of restaurants transforming themselves into something completely different during summer’s dog days is fantastic. I mean seriously, what could be more refreshing (for […]

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Monday Morning TL;DR: This Is the Most Hated Restaurant in America

Happy Monday, everyone. If you’ve found your way here yet again, it’s probably because you want to know about deadly summer margaritas, How Hunter Thompson […]

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Where To Eat This Weekend: Pizza When You Least Expect It

Congratulations! You’ve survived another week. And if yours has been anything like mine, you need a pizza, a milkshake and a stiff drink–though maybe not […]

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9 Cold Treats In Philly That Are Better Than Water Ice

It’s summer and it is hot. The easiest thing for any of us ink-stained food monkeys to do in such a situation is to throw […]

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Monday Morning TL;DR: When You Play The Game of Cones You Either Win or…Eat Ice Cream

Happy Monday, everyone! If you’ve found yourself here once again, it’s probably because you heard someone made an Iron Throne out of ice cream cones. […]

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Where to Eat This Weekend: Party Like Donald Trump

Congratulations! You made it to the weekend without melting. I think that calls for a celebration, don’t you? And whether you’re looking for a lobster […]