Best of Philly


Best of Philly Snapshot: Nicholas Elmi, Best Celeb Chef

There was this moment, shortly after the finale of Top Chef: New Orleans had aired, shortly after Nick Elmi had been named the winner, when […]


Get Your Tickets to the Best of Philly Bash

Celebrate Best of Philly and summer with the Best of Philly Bash set for Tuesday, August 12th. The event is being held at Citizens Bank Park and […]


Best of Philly 2014 Preview: Arts and Culture

Best Art Gallery: Fleisher/Ollman This unassuming gallery near Chinatown is a gem for connoisseurs and nascent collectors alike, with a fantastically diverse selection that ranges […]


Best of Philly Snapshot: Janet Monge, Best Museum Curator

You’ve caught Janet Monge at a rare moment when her purple reading glasses are down. They’re dangling from a lanyard right now, a telltale sign […]


Best of Philly 2014: Behind the Scenes

One recent afternoon, associate editor Joel Mathis — who covers media, politics and other Important Stuff for our website, — had an experience most […]

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Best of Philly 2014 Preview: Health and Fitness

Best Gym: Haverford YMCA This isn’t your grandma’s YMCA. The gorgeous 75,000-square-foot Haverford Y, on the old Swell Bubble Gum Factory campus, includes three indoor […]


Best of Philly 2014: The Taste Tests

Yesterday we revealed the winners of our Best of Philly Readers’ Polls. Today, it’s the results of our June public taste test at the Market […]


Best of Philly 2014 Preview: Shopping and Style

Best Casual Clothing for the Fashion-Forward Guy: Armour Subtly futuristic button-ups and vests, delightfully odd wooden bow ties and lapel pins, ­custom-made patchwork tote bags […]


Best of Philly 2014 Preview: LGBT Winners

Gay Bar: U Bar There isn’t a dance floor in the whole place, and drag-queen sightings are rare. But that’s exactly what’s so great about […]


Best of Philly 2014 Preview: Home Decor

Best Furniture: Studio 882 Wander through his airy showroom, and you’ll feel like you’re in an Architectural Digest spread: Impeccably styled vignettes featuring top brands […]


Best of Philly 2014

Yes, folks, here we are, back at it again. Who has the crispiest fried chicken? What’s the best bar for day-drinking? Where can you go […]


Best of Philly 2014: The Best Philadelphians

Best Athlete: Connor Barwin, 27 Six-foot-four, 264-pound linebackers don’t usually make headlines for their social consciousness, but Barwin is a different breed of football beast. […]


Best of Philly 2014: The Readers’ Polls

This year, we had a thought regarding picking and choosing for Best of Philly — why should we get to have all the fun? So […]

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Best of Philly Reader Taste Tests: Free Juice Tomorrow at the Comcast Center

Consider Thursday’s lunch plans covered: This year, Philadelphia magazine is opening a few of the annual Best of Philly food categories up for taste tests, and […]


Best of Philly Tastings at Comcast Center

Philadelphia magazine’s Best of Philly Taste Tests are set for tomorrow, June 12th on the lower level of the Comcast Center. Head there at 12 p.m. and […]