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The Gravy Train: Coeur Reviewed

The first time I went to Coeur, there was no poutine on the menu, and I was pissed. I mean, this place—opened in September by […]

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Paesano’s Offering Scrapple Cheesesteak Seen on Andrew Zimmern’s Bizarre Foods

Andrew Zimmern and Bizarre Foods were in town for their 200th episode and Zimmern got together with Paesano’s Peter McAndrews for a scrapple cheesesteak. In […]

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Someone Has Bought Dana Spain’s Mediterranean Villa Home in South Philly

Holy moly, the day has finally come: someone has bought that mysterious manse at Fitzwater and Marshall Streets in Bella Vista. But hold on a second […]

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Hearty New Dishes at Brauhaus Schmitz

Today, Wednesday, October 21, Brauhaus Schmitz rolls out its new fall menu. The menu features new dishes created by Brauhaus Schmitz’s creative and always entertaining chef de […]

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La Casa de tu Madre Opens in Bella Vista

La Casa de tu Madre opened yesterday at the corner of 8th and Fitzwater Streets. The former Growlers is still owned by Jason Evenchik and his team […]

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Coeur Launches Free Wine School and Wine Friendly Happy Hour

On Thursday, October 22nd, Coeur is welcoming Jason Malumed of Chalkboard Wine + Spirits for a wine tasting. The FREE tasting kicks off at 6 […]

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Could This Be the Dark Knight of Philadelphia Houses?

Is the Bruce Wayne of houses in Passyunk Square? To be clear, the comparison between this 7th and Wharton home and Bruce Wayne/Batman applies solely to the home’s […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Lovely Bella Vista Home Redone in Last Few Months

Holy moly, we so want this house! Constructed in 1850, this Bella Vista oldie has stood tall through the years in true trinity form. Luckily, in the last […]

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Opening Night Menu at Restaurant Neuf

Yesterday marked the grand opening of Joncarl Lachman’s Restaurant Neuf in the Italian Market. The North African-inspired French bistro opened to a packed house with guests enjoying […]

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Growlers Closes to Reconceptualize

Growlers Bar at 8th and Fitzwater has closed. The bar by Jason Evenchik opened in mid-2012 as the successor to Vesuvio and Little Bar. Evenchik confirms […]

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Coeur Opens in Bella Vista

Coeur, the new Bella Vista bar/restaurant from the team behind Local 44, Strangeloves and Memphis Taproom is opening at 8th and Christian with a celebration this […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Hidden Bella Vista Dwelling in the Middle of Everything

It’s easy to slip into hyperbole when writing about distinct homes, but in the case of this South Philadelphia trinity house we promise we’re not exaggerating […]

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Bella Vista’s Bean Exchange Building Sells; Coffee Shop Shutters

There’s a double-shot of an update regarding the building that housed the Bean Exchange at 7th and Bainbridge in Bella Vista. After being listed in July […]

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Serpico Adds Happy Hour

South Street’s Serpico has launched happy hour. From Sunday to Thursday (closed Mondays) between 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., the restaurant is offering all glasses […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Bright-Eyed Abode in Bella Vista Includes Bedroom Deck

You know how some people say when you marry a person, you marry their family? Well, the same could be say about buying a home, […]