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Harp & Crown Does Lunch

Michael Schulson’s newest project, Harp & Crown, has been running on a dinners-only schedule since opening night. But starting yesterday, they quietly rolled out lunch […]

City Life

WATCH: SUV-Assisted Smash-and-Grab at Boyds Center City

Philadelphia police have released security-camera footage of a robbery that occurred at Boyds in Center City early Tuesday morning when suspects backed an SUV into the store’s […]

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Cinder Has A Chef, Part Of A Menu And An Opening Date

We’ve been watching developments at Cinder for quite a while now. And while we always knew this was going to be Teddy Sourias‘s ode to […]

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A Whole Lot More Of The Same Old Thing: Aqimero Reviewed

Look, I’m not pissed off about my meals at Aqimero. To be pissed—for my experiences to rise to the level of actually making me angry […]

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The Menu at Chix & Bowls

I had a dream that Harp & Crown would be officially the ampersand era of restaurant names. Then I realized Chix & Bowls was about to open […]

the LOVE sculpture in Dilworth Park
City Life

Go See the LOVE Sculpture Now Before It Disappears for Restoration

With LOVE Park closing for renovations in February, the LOVE sculpture was moved from the place officially known as JFK Plaza to Dilworth Park. It’s […]

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Pizza Cult Coming to Philly

The popular and well liked (4.5 stars on Yelp) Washington D.C. pizza chain, &pizza lands in Philadelphia. The first area location and 17th for the chain is opening Thursday, […]

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Here’s What You’ll Be Eating Tonight At Harp & Crown

Michael Schulson’s new, huge, beautiful and vaguely nautical Center City restaurant, Harp & Crown, is opening tonight. We already got a look inside last week […]

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First Look: Inside Harp & Crown

Harp & Crown is close. It is, by any reasonable measure, already finished. There are some plants that need to arrive. A few walls that […]

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Your Squagel Is Threatened: Cosi Declares Bankruptcy

The Cosi restaurant chain has filed for bankruptcy and according to USA Today, 29 of the 74 company owned stores have closed. In Philadelphia that […]

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Volver Releases Fall Menus

Back for a third season, the dining room at Volver is serving new eight and 12-course tasting menus. The prices remain the same as last […]

Wawa - rendering 1900 Market store
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The Changing Food Face of Market Street

The glass facades of west Market Street’s office buildings are changing. Once just the home of bank chains and lobbies, many of the skyscrapers are adding […]

Philadelphia Parking Authority kiosk in Center City on 9th Street
City Life

The PPA Is Ending Free Parking on Wednesdays, First Fridays

The era of free parking in Center City is coming to an end. Currently, street parking in Center City is free after 5 p.m. on […]

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Late Night Pastrami Sandwich Pop-Up Comes to Sansom Street

On the next four Saturday nights, Dizengoff is going to open back up at 10 p.m. to sell Montreal-style pastrami sandwiches. The promotion, called When […]

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The Three-Umbrella Problem: Bop Reviewed

I ate the mandoo at Bop and they were fine. Tasted like a thousand other dumplings at a hundred other American-Asian restaurants in a dozen […]