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Drink This Now: Royal Boucherie’s $2 Martini

How much would you expect to pay for a martini at one of the city’s hottest bars? $12? $15? At Royal Boucherie during lunchtime, you’ll […]

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Christmas-Themed Pop-Up Bar Tinsel Returns to Midtown Village

Tinsel, the blinged-out, Christmas-themed cocktail bar that opened in the former Simpsons Jewelry space in Midtown Village last December, was originally going to be a […]

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Katie Loeb, Godmother of Philly’s Cocktail Scene, Is in Hospice Care

Philadelphia’s hospitality community is preparing to say goodbye to one of its luminaries. Katie Loeb, the pioneering bartender and author who helped usher in the city’s […]

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How Philly’s Sober Chefs Are Changing the Way We Drink

The hospitality industry is built, one could argue, around booze. We look to restaurants and bars not just as places to fulfill a basic need, […]

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Mémé’s Fried Chicken Is Popping Up at Capofitto

Since Fitler Square spot Mémé closed back in 2012, chef David Katz’s beloved fried chicken has popped up a few times over the years. And […]

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Cocktail Bars in Philly: The Ultimate Guide

I don’t really have to make a case for Philly’s cocktail scene, do I? At this point in hospitality history, you can go almost anywhere in […]

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Say Hello to R&D, Root Reborn as a Cocktail Bar

Earlier this month, we told you all about why Root has been closed since August: their planned pivot to cocktail bar (headed up by Aaron […]

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Try This New (Healthy!) Spiked Sparkling Drink at a Free Rooftop Happy Hour

Ah, summertime. The season of all the outdoor workouts — and all the outdoor happy hours. While drinking calorie-laden cocktails isn’t good for your health or […]


Hop Sing Laundromat Owner: No Fan of Bad Tippers, Cheesesteaks or (Ugh) “Mixologists”

Behind the Line is Foobooz’s interview series with the people who make up Philadelphia’s dynamic bar and restaurant scene. Click here for the full archive. […]


Meet the Philly Cocktail Experts Behind Your New Party Bible

Philly’s cocktail culture is the best it’s ever been. Restaurants are developing inspired craft cocktail programs like never before, and craft distillers are turning out […]


Where to Find Booze-Free Cocktails in Philly

Even though Dry January is far behind us, non-alcoholic beverage options are on the rise on Philly’s bar and restaurant menus. More and more of […]


Tinsel, a Christmas-Themed Cocktail Bar, Is Popping Up in Midtown Village

We all know that the holidays are for drinking — which must be why we’re seeing so many Christmas-themed cocktail pop-ups in the city this […]


Martini and Movie Night at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute

Few things complement a classic film better than a strong drink. And the Bryn Mawr Film Institute agrees: they’re hosting a special screening of After […]


East Passyunk’s ITV Is Now a Christmas-Themed Cocktail Bar

Nick Elmi’s ITV is joining bars across the globe to spread a little holiday cheer, one drink at a time. “Miracle In the Valley” is […]


Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Whiskey Fest

Philaelphia Magazine’s Whiskey Fest is coming up  — but this blowout isn’t just about delicious brown liquor.