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Here’s What to Expect From Chad Gelso, Aldine’s New Chef

George and Jennifer Sabatino, the power couple behind Aldine, split up last year — and their business partnership soon followed, with Jennifer keeping the restaurant. […]

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El Merkury, a Central American Restaurant and Churro Bar, Will Open in Rittenhouse

El Merkury’s Sofia Deleon had said that she wanted to create a market for her product (Central American street food) first before opening a brick-and-mortar restaurant. […]

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Here Are Philly’s James Beard Semifinalists for 2018

The James Beard Award semifinalists were announced this morning — and as with last year’s semis, big-name chefs and some of the city’s best who have […]

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The Wissahickon’s Forbidden Drive Voted the Pennsylvania Trail of the Year

Philadelphia has some truly spectacular running trails. The options and variety are endless, and many offer some pretty sweet views of nature. But since we know […]

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Let’s All Kickstart Primal Supply’s New Butcher Shop

Back in December, we wrote about how badass butcher Heather Thomason of Primal Supply Meats is opening her first brick-and-mortar butcher shop on East Passyunk Avenue. […]

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Philly Will Host the 2018 James Beard Award Nominations

In 2017, Philly cleaned up at the James Beard Awards, the Oscars of the dining world. And now, the city will host the James Beard […]

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George Sabatino Is In at Rooster Soup Co.

Ever since it was announced that George Sabatino would be parting ways with Aldine, the restaurant he co-owned with ex-wife Jennifer Sabatino, we’ve been wondering what would […]

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Imbibe Will Replace Stella Blu in West Conshohocken

Imbibe Food & Drink, a new concept from Main Line chef and restaurateur Sean Weinberg, is slated to open in West Conshohocken this coming April. The […]

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Damon Menapace Will Take Over at Le Virtù and Brigantessa

Le Virtù and Brigantessa owners Francis Cratil-Cretarola and Cathy Lee announced today that Damon Menapace will be the new chef at their East Passyunk restaurants. […]

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Welp, It’s Only 10 and People Are Already Hammered at the Eagles Parade

I don’t know about your kids, but mine had school today. My wife (that’s her striking a pose with Fergie) and I discussed whether to […]

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Confirmed: Basically No One in Philly Will Be at Work on Thursday

It looks like an Eagles work holiday will come to fruition after all. Last week we told Philadelphians to not bother with work on Monday […]

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GoPuff May Have Just Proved That Super Bowl Ads Really Do Work

On Sunday, advertisers had just 30 seconds to capture the attention of 106 million viewers who tuned into the big game. They coughed up $5 […]

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Joe Beddia Teases His Next Steps

With each day that passes, we come ever closer to our beloved Pizzeria Beddia’s end-of-March closing date. And last night, owner Joe Beddia dropped some hints on […]

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Philly Drank a Lot of Cheap Beer and Four Loko on Super Bowl Sunday

A lot has been said about Philadelphia Eagles fans over the past few days — they’re passionately proud, they’re ruthlessly destructive, and like a pack […]

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This Philly-Made Donut Is Named in Honor of Tom Brady’s Super Bowl Drop

After we all found out that the Eagles were going to the Super Bowl a few weeks ago, vegan donut shop Dottie’s Donuts immortalized fans’ […]