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Logo Throwdown: Hawthornes Beer Cafe

Hawthornes, which has been closed since a fire in March is teasing that today is a big day as they close in on reopening. If […]

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First Look: Juniper Commons

Kevin Sbraga’s third restaurant, Juniper Commons is now open at Broad and South Streets. The restaurant is heavily influenced by the 1980s and Sbraga intends to […]

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Hot Diggity Rolls Out Another Regional Sandwich

In late October, Hot Diggity debuted the first of its regional sandwich specials with the Chow Mein sandwich. Now owner, Keith Garabedian is back with the Juicy Lucy. It’s a […]

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REDUCED: That Renovated Bella Vista Townhouse and Its Delightful Garden

If you play along with our “House v. House” posts, we have an update for you: that Bella Vista house we pitted against an equally […]

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A Look Inside Juniper Commons

Check out this photo of that Kevin Sbraga posted of his new Juniper Commons restaurant. The ode to the 80s that will offer dishes like […]

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Tuesday Trinity: Why Won’t This Sell Edition

Keeping in mind that the listing photos are from a previous occupant and not the current one, we still wonder why this South Philly house […]

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Celebrate an Early Christmas Dinner German-Style At Brauhaus Schmitz

Starting on Tuesday, November 11th, St. Martin’s Day, and ending on December 21st, Brauhaus Schmitz chef Jeremy Nolen will be preparing traditional a German Christmas Dinner for […]

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Be There or Be Square: Square Pie is Opening

Gene Giuffi, who brought you Cochon BYOB, comes Square Pie, the pizza and pasta joint that replaces Blue Belly BBQ at 6th and Catharine. Square Pie opened today at noon today […]

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Royal Tavern Recreating Bob’s Burgers Specials

Royal Tavern in Bella Vista has long been known for its burgers and it looks like it about to get a lot more notoriety for them. Starting […]

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Hawthornes Returning Bigger, Better, Warmer and Offering More than Ever

Hawthornes is coming back, and with a bang, people. After a fire above the Bella Vista bruncherie and beer store in February damaged the building, Hawthornes […]

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Square Pie Coming to 6th and Catharine

  Cochon’s Gene Giuffi is getting into the pizza game. He’s converting his former Blue Belly BBQ at 600 Catharine Street into a small pizza shop. Square […]

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A Bella Vista Duplex That’ll Make Unclogging Toilets Worth It

Here’s a Bella Vista duplex with two one-bedroom apartments that’s likely to be a good investment. The reason? The location: an area that, no matter […]

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Either/Or: Two Charmers In Bella Vista

Unlike the South Third row houses from weeks ago, these two aren’t neighbors. But they are on the same block: South Ninth Street between Fitzwater and […]

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Fire Won’t Stop Hawthornes 5th Annual IPA Block Party

Despite a fire closing down Hawthornes earlier this year, nothing can stop the beer cafe from enjoying a full day of beer, food and music. This Saturday, July […]

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The 806 Experiment: A Collaborative Business Model For Peddler Coffee and Koliyan

Fresh on the heels of the news that one Philly food collaboration is changing gears, another one is just gearing up. In a little storefront […]