East Passyunk Avenue


Brigantessa Ends Its Five-Year Run on East Passyunk Avenue

Brigantessa, the Neapolitan pizzeria on East Passyunk Avenue and sister restaurant of Le Virtù, has been sold to new owners. Its last day will be […]


A Whole-Animal Butcher Shop Is Coming to East Passyunk Avenue

It’s about to be a lot easier to score a grassfed steak or pasture-raised pork shoulder in East Passyunk. Primal Supply Meats — which opened in […]


Will BYOB and Ultimo Are Pairing Cuisine and Coffee

One of the great joys of eating is finding something delicious to drink that enhances, rather than simply accompanies, your food. Diners are accustomed to […]


East Passyunk’s Manatawny Still Works Tasting Room Is Now Open

Last year, Pennsylvania distilleries were given a little gift by the PLCB called the Limited Distillery license. It allowed in-state distilleries to open satellite tasting rooms, […]


Chef Joe Cicala Speaks Out on His Termination From Le Virtù and Brigantessa

The breakup between Le Virtù and Brigantessa owners Francis Cratil Cretarola and Cathy Lee and chef Joe Cicala culminated in quite the social media frenzy […]


Barcelona Finally Makes its Debut on East Passyunk Avenue

And that temptation starts tonight! First night of full service @barcelonawinebar #passyunk #philadelphia welcome to the neighborhood! A post shared by East Passyunk Avenue (@eastpassyunk) […]


Does a Chain Wine Bar Mean the End of Cool for East Passyunk Avenue?

Over the past decade, Connecticut-based Barteca Group expanded its Barcelona Wine Bar concept to 12 locations in five different states. It’s 13th location will open […]


Watch an Ice-Carving Battle on East Passyunk During Arctic Ave

East Passyunk Avenue turns into Arctic Ave on Saturday, December 10th, with pros from Ice Sculpture Philly carving live at five stations along the Avenue […]


Philly Eateries Say DNC Is a Mixed Bag

The stretch of blocks on East Passyunk Avenue from Broad Street to Passyunk Square was mostly calm Tuesday evening, the second night of the Democratic […]


You Gotta Check Out This East Passyunk Shopping Event on Saturday

We get it; you work hard for your money and come Saturday, all you want to do is wind down and enjoy yourself. Occasionally it […]


Philly Maintains Pace in Walk Score Rankings

No American city, not even New York, is a “Walker’s Paradise,” according to Walk Score, the outfit that rates communities according to how easy it […]


Spirits & Suds Bar Crawl on East Passyunk Avenue

Passyunk’s annual Spirits & Suds Bar Crawl returns to East Passyunk Avenue tonight – and it’s the biggest one yet. Tonight’s event will run from 5:30pm-9:30pm […]


PHOTOS: Gorgeous Shots From Ice Sculpture Event on East Passyunk

On Saturday, Passyunk Avenue hosted its first annual Arctic Ave event. The centerpiece of the gathering was a handful of ice sculpture stations that moved down […]


Parking, Height Concerns Abound for Two Residential Projects Near Pat’s Steaks

Two major residential projects were presented at the monthly Passyunk Square Civic Association meeting this week, and neighbors naturally had concerns about what the incoming density […]


Kenney: Every Neighborhood Needs a Passyunk Ave.

Mayor-elect Jim Kenney ran on a promise of ensuring that all Philadelphians, regardless of their zip codes, have the opportunity to succeed. How do you accomplish such […]