Chestnut Square


Urban Land Institute Honors Five Amazing Philly Projects with Willard G. Rouse Awards

Back in 2014, the Urban Land Institute in Philadelphia had its first Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence, a prize ceremony intent on recognizing the area’s best […]


CoZara Celebrates Sake with Four-Course Dinner

Looks like Japan celebrates made up food and drink holidays too. Tomorrow, October 1st is National Sake Day in Japan, so if you needed any more of […]


CoZara Serves Sushi Starting Today

CoZara, located at 33rd and Chestnut Streets on Drexel University’s campus has added a sushi, maki and sashimi menu available for lunch and dinner. The […]


CoZara Will Be an Izakaya

The Daily Pennsylvanian has the latest on the upcoming CoZara project from Hiroyuki “Zama” Tanaka. The bi-level space at 3200 Chestnut will be an izakaya, focusing on Japanese […]


Joe Coffee Open and Serving Talula’s Daily Bites

Great news for caffeine addicts and returning students in University City: Joe Coffee officially opened its new location on Drexel’s campus. “Joe Chestnut” is the […]


Philadelphia’s Caffeine Scene Is Booming

Everytime we turn around it seems another coffee shop is opening. Local roasters, Green Street Coffee and ReAnimator have both opened flagship cafes recently. We’ve […]


Back to School in University City

Where to eat on campus.


New York’s Joe Coffee Set to Add to Philadelphia’s Coffee Scene

New York based coffee purveyor Joe will open its first non-New York location overlooking Rittenhouse Square on Tuesday, April 2nd. Proprietor Jonathan Rubinstein says “we […]


It’s a Pizza Craze All Over Philadelphia

Just this month we’ve had Bufad officially open, plus the announcement of Pizzeria Vetri and Kermit’s Bake Shop. Then we discovered that Tria was getting […]


Zama Expanding to 3200 Chestnut Street

  Michael Klein is reporting that Hiroyuki “Zama” Tanaka will be opening a two-story Japanese restaurant focusing on yakitori, noodles and dumplings at Chestnut Square. Chestnut Square […]


It’s Confirmed: Shake Shack to University City

Shake Shack is indeed coming to University City. Danny Meyer’s burger chain will be an anchor tenant of Drexel’s Chestnut Square complex, under construction on […]