El Cafeito is a Rose on Cecil B. Moore

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Rick Nichols visits El Cafeito, the Puerto Rican cafe at the unlikely corner of 3rd and Cecil B. Moore.

[T]he cafe has still planted a flag here – put life on the gap-toothed street, and umbrellas on the patio; made good on its promise of a clean, comfy, welcoming place in a Kensington that hasn’t shared, so far, in the hip revival that has visited parts of Northern Liberties and Fishtown.

Puerto Rican comfort food[1] [Philadelphia Inquirer]

Endnotes:
  1. Puerto Rican comfort food: http://www.philly.com/philly/restaurants/20100404_Puerto_Rican_comfort_food_With_soulful_sandwiches_and_an_upbeat_vibe__El_Cafeito_in_tattered_Kensington_is_rich_indeed_.html

Source URL: https://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/2010/04/07/el-cafeito-is-a-rose-on-cecil-b-moore/