Everybody Freak Out: Wawa Delivery Has Come to Philly

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In a move sure to go down in the history books as an absolute victory for couch-surfing Philadelphians with a hankering for hoagies, Wawa unexpectedly joined forces with GrubHub this week to offer delivery to parts of the city.

While the boundaries are unclear, we can confirm that the Wawa in Fairmount (2040 Hamilton St.) will bring food into parts of South Philly, West Philly, North Philly and some areas in between based on our address tests. The store at Academy Road and Grant Avenue services the Northeast, and locations in Ardmore and Bethlehem are now accepting delivery orders as well.

Wawa may be best known as one of Philly’s go-to spots for drunken late night eats, but the convenience store chain is only offering delivery until 11 p.m.

Wawa & @Grubhub[2] are delivering your favorites from select stores, including one near you! https://t.co/Wj0993vS7v[3] pic.twitter.com/P8WIdIx4P7[4]

— Wawa (@Wawa) September 18, 2017[5]

And it’s not just Shortis on the menu, either. Breakfast items, coffee, Tastykakes and other snacks are also available for purchase. You can even order a gallon of milk or a pack of gum a la GoPuff. It’s safe to say Philly is pretty excited about the revelation:

Today I peaked in life when I discovered Wawa was on grubhub

— marissa (@mhollaaa) September 14, 2017[6]

Second night in a row I've ordered wawa on grubhub bc I'm a lazy piece of shit.

— B (@BrittanyAllisa) September 14, 2017[7]

Oh man Wawa is on Grubhub now. This is the best thing to happen to lazy people everywhere. Me included.

— Kevin Sharkey (@kevsharkey) September 12, 2017[8]

am i really considering ordering wawa from grubhub just so i can get a bagel w/ cream cheese lmfaoooo

— Cream G (@abrew69) August 19, 2017[9]

We humans have come a long way from hunting and gathering, folks.

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  1. [Image]: https://www.phillymag.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2017/09/WawaDelivery-e1506115211474.jpg
  2. @Grubhub: https://twitter.com/Grubhub?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  3. https://t.co/Wj0993vS7v: https://t.co/Wj0993vS7v
  4. pic.twitter.com/P8WIdIx4P7: https://t.co/P8WIdIx4P7
  5. September 18, 2017: https://twitter.com/Wawa/status/909888635524263936?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  6. September 14, 2017: https://twitter.com/mhollaaa/status/908473841067929601?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  7. September 14, 2017: https://twitter.com/BrittanyAllisa/status/908142965192904704?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  8. September 12, 2017: https://twitter.com/kevsharkey/status/907727751687360512?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  9. August 19, 2017: https://twitter.com/abrew69/status/898891870230659072?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
  10. @jtrinacria: https://twitter.com/jtrinacria

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