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Restaurant and Beer Garden to Replace North Star Bar

The North Star Bar will close its doors for good on Saturday, October 17th after 30-plus years. The live music venue is in the process […]

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Growlers Closes to Reconceptualize

Growlers Bar at 8th and Fitzwater has closed. The bar by Jason Evenchik opened in mid-2012 as the successor to Vesuvio and Little Bar. Evenchik confirms […]

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Meritage Closing After Nine Years

Meritage is closing after nine years at 20th and Lombard. Owners Michele DiPietro and Irene Landy are saying goodbye on Saturday, September 19th. The restaurant opened as a […]

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Tashan Is Closing

Tashan, the high-end Indian restaurant from Tiffin founder Munish Narula will close after dinner service on Monday, September 7th. The attractive restaurant opened almost exactly […]

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Twi-Lite Lounge Under Contract

Loco Pez owner Joe Beckham confirmed with us today that he and his partners are under contract to take over Robert’s Twi-Lite Lounge at the […]

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Want to Buy a Giant Squid?

Varalli Restaurant closed in early July. According to Michael Klein, the corner building at Broad and Locust will be torn down next year. The contents of […]

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Friday Saturday Sunday Throwing One Last Wine Dinner

Restaurant institution Friday Saturday Sunday has been around since 1973, the lone survivor of Philadelphia’s first restaurant renaissance. Weaver and Jamie Lilly have guided the […]

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Matyson To Become Second Milkhouse

Tommy Guest, the owner and proprietor of Milkhouse, the grilled cheese and ice cream spot in Suburban Station confirms with us that he is taking over […]

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Matyson Closes

Center City BYOB, Matyson has closed after a 12-year run. Several staff members appeared in a photo on Instagram saying, “The end of a good run. […]

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Volver Is Shutting Down For A Very Long Summer Vacation

Volver is done for the summer. Not for a week (as is becoming almost standard among many of the more notable Philly restaurants), or for […]

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Good News for People Who Like Bad News: Manayunk & South Street Closings

Sunday night saw Manayunk’s Beast & Ale close. We’re told it is for renovations and that all employees have been absorbed into the three Feliz restaurants […]

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South Philly Barbacoa Getting a Storefront

South Philly Barbacoa, the Mexican food cart sensation from Ben Miller and Cristina Martinez is getting a storefront. The cart has been a weekend destination […]

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Susanna Foo To Close Radnor Location

Susanna Foo Gourmet Kitchen has been open in Radnor for nine years. But on Sunday, June 14th the Chinese restaurant will close. But as Foo […]

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Philly’s First Shabu Shabu Restaurant Closes

Philadelphia’s first shabu shabu restaurant, Simply Shabu has closed after a year-and-a-half. The BYOB, owned by the Tuan family, was located at 1023 Cherry Street. Though Simply […]

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Chinatown Wawa Closes

The Chinatown Wawa at 1038 Arch Street has closed. The location, which was the smallest of Center City’s Wawa stores, shuttered at midnight, Sunday June 7th. A […]