Quick Bites

Jose Garces’ whiskey bar at 20th and Sansom has a name, Village Whiskey. Look for it after the New Year. [Table Talk, Philadelphia Inquirer]

Zahav included on Fodor’s International Travel Hot List this week. Represent! [Fodors]

AD Amorosi says, “I’m hearing rumors ye old Abilene on South Street is turning into something German.” Perhaps he means ye old Abode might just become something German. Yeah, like . [IcePack, City Paper]

Slightly more plausible is Amorosi’s blurb that the Kimpton Hotel set for the Robert Morris building at 17th and Arch will house a Marc Vetri restaurant. Back to the less plausible, the Wawa stays. [IcePack, City Paper]

What’s next for the Trojan Piñata? A Carnival spokeswoman is unsure. Can we suggest torches? [Inqlings, Philadelphia Inquirer]

Asian small plate spot, MangoMoon from the Chabaa Thai folk is looking to open on Main Street just after Thanksgiving. [Table Talk, Philadelphia Inquirer]