Quick Bites: Troc Is Bankrupt, the Other Jen Makes Some News
The Trocadero has filed for bankruptcy protection and is going down slamming Ticketmaster. The survivor of a venue has been paying Ticketmaster $3 on tickets under $10 and up to $8.50 on tickets over $50. [Philly.com]
We haven’t thought about Jennifer Zavala in quite some time. Turns out she’s still around and is working on Cherry Bomb, a mini-bus turned food truck. Debut won’t be to 2012. [Meal Ticket]
Last week we spotted the liquor license application in the window for Strongbox. Meal Ticket is reporting it could be a French concept. Patisserie by day and and full fledged restaurant by night. [Meal Ticket]
Pad Thai Shack is done on 18th Street near Sansom Street. We don’t want to kick a place on the way out but it always disappointed us.
The Potbelly Sandwich Shop that occupied the primo corner location at 12th and Walnut has closed up. Three other area locations remain. We wonder what could be next for that corner. Four years ago the space looked like this.