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Today Is Villanova’s Championship Parade

Today is the championship parade for the Villanova Wildcats men’s basketball team in Center City Philadelphia. Here’s what you need to know: As we’ve reported […]

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Sour Beer and Cider Focused Bar Coming to Locust Street

Tart fans will have a new home base when Teddy Sourias’ (BRU Craft & Wurst, U-Bahn, Uptown Beer Garden) new bar, Cinder opens at 1500 […]

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New Spring Cocktails at Oyster House

On a recent unseasonably warm March afternoon, I stopped in to Sansom Street’s Oyster House to try out several of the restaurant’s new cocktails. Head […]

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Blood and Gingham: Urban Farmer Reviewed

By my own estimate, I consumed 13 billion calories at Urban Farmer the last time I was there. Maybe 13 and a half. I’m not […]

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Honeygrow Prepares New Menu

Honeygrow is on the verge of rolling out a new menu at each of its stores. The rollout of the new menu will begin with […]

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Snap Custom Pizza Opens on Sansom Street

Snap Custom Pizza opens today at 11 a.m. at 1504 Sansom Street. It’s the third location for Snap and the first in Philadelphia proper. The […]

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Volvér Gets 5 Star Rating by Forbes Travel Guide

Volvér has been named a Five-Star Restaurant by Forbes Travel Guide in its 2016 Star Ratings. Only 56 restaurants around the world received Forbes’ highest […]

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The Palm to Close for Overhaul

The Palm at the Bellevue will close after service on Monday, February 29th for a complete overhaul. The restaurant expects to be closed until late 2016 […]

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Garces Promises Wood-Fired Fare at His Next Restaurant

Jose Garces’ planned restaurant at 2401 Walnut Street finally has some details associated. The first floor restaurant will be called 24 and will feature “health-conscious wood […]

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Brown Betty’s Closing Liberty Place Location

Brown Betty Dessert Boutique will be closing its “petite” location within the Shops at Liberty Place. The bakery is consolidating its brick-and-mortar operations in Northern […]

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PICTURES: Center City Blaze Left Behind an Icy Mess

This is what’s left over when you fight a fire in bitter cold: ice. Firefighters quickly controlled Tuesday night’s massive blaze at 2122 Locust, which […]

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Original Honeygrow to Close for Upgrades

When you open seven fast casual stir-fry and salad spots in four years, you learn some things along the way. That has been the case […]

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Fast-Casual Update: News from HipCityVeg and Honeygrow

We debuted our Fast Casual Tracker with the news that Urban Outfitters had purchased Marc Vetri’s restaurant empire. It was clear that the big piece […]

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Two Cut in Center City Attacks

[Update 9:45 a.m.] Police say they’ve identified the suspect in the attacks as Kyle Stephens, 26, seen above. His last known address was a homeless […]

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SNAP Custom Pizza Is Coming To Take Over Center City

As we say goodbye to 500 Degrees and their juicy, gourmet burgers, we will soon say hello to the arrival of SNAP Custom Pizza in […]