Bella Vista

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Kalaya, a BYO With a Straight-From-Thailand Menu, Will Open in the Italian Market

Kalaya, a restaurant serving a menu of straight-from-Thailand dishes, is set to open later this month in the Italian Market. The space at 764 South […]

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On the Market: Bright, Open Condo in Bella Vista

Where do all the hippies meet? South Street, South Street…. South Street may no longer be “the hippest street in town” — Frankford Avenue in […]

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On the Market: Secluded Trinity in Queen Village

Real estate agents speak of a house’s “curb appeal.” By this they mean the way a house looks when you first see it from the […]

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Angelo’s Pizzeria, Opening in the Old Sarcone’s Deli, Is Just About There

Back in 2017, Angelo’s Pizzeria in Haddonfield scored a Best of Philly win for its classic pies. In 2018, owner Danny Digiampetro closed the shop, taking […]


5 More Philly Rentals With Great Roof Decks

Maybe it’s because there’s so little private outdoor space available at ground level, but Philadelphians, whether they’re renting or buying, sure love roof decks. A […]


Living in Bella Vista: A Neighborhood Guide

While Bella Vista will always have strong ties to the history of Philadelphia’s Italian community, the neighborhood has historically served as a starting-out point for […]

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Where to Find Healthy Eats, Killer Workouts, and Outdoor Fun in Bella Vista

Philly has an insanely wonderful fitness scene, but the truth is, many of us tend to stick to our own neighborhoods — we’ve all got […]


A Trinity Is Reborn in Bella Vista. Sweet!

As anyone who prefers not to do it themselves knows, oftentimes the hardest part of any home remodeling job is making sure one has picked […]


Why Is Crowdfunding the Only Way to Get Your Street Cleaned in Philly?

In Italian, Bella Vista means “beautiful sight.” It’s the name city planners chose to rechristen the neighborhood bounded by 6th Street, 11th Street, South Street, […]


The New Old World in Bella Vista for $950K

South Philly is dotted with modest row homes whose owners have dolled them up over the years, putting up new facades, expanding them, rearranging the […]


Off the Beaten Path in Bella Vista for $325K

Looking for intimacy? It’s hard to beat a classic Philadelphia trinity. But how about a trinity on a street so small, it doesn’t even show […]


A Brand-New Beauty in Bella Vista for $370K

What a difference a year makes! This 1920s trinity on a pedestrian-only block of South Darien Street in Bella Vista last changed hands in May […]


Trinity Tuesday: A New Twist in Bella Vista for $285K

The Philadelphia trinity has many charms, but anyone who’s moved into one will tell you it has one downside: that tight spiral staircase. Getting a […]


Trinity Tuesday: Eurostyle in Bella Vista for $260K

You might be forgiven if, when you turn into the brick-paved pedestrian lane called Lincoln Avenue on which this trinity sits, you think you’ve managed […]


These Are The 10 Most Affordable Homes in Bella Vista

The least expensive homes in Bella Vista right now come in a wide variety of sizes, from small — a 500-square-foot one-bedroom condo — to large — a […]