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Greatest Hits and What You Missed: Diving Horse, Lawsuits, Fish Ninjas and the Shake Shack, Coming Soon

“As noted earlier today, Cantina Feliz got its review from Craig LaBan over the weekend, scoring two bells and the minor complaint that partners Brian […]

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Fork & Barrel Owners Matthew and Colleen Swartz Sued, And It’s Not The First Time

Recently, Foobooz broke the bad news that East Falls beer emporium Fork & Barrel was no more. Owners Matthew and Colleen Swartz had closed the […]

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Greatest Hits and What You Missed: Burgers, Peeps, Donuts and Fork & Barrel Fallout

“And then there were two. Village Whiskey doubled up the Royal Tavern in one semifinal while Pub & Kitchen sank the Standard Tap’s burger in […]

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Pssst… Wanna Buy A Bar?

Since the bar business seems to be like such a smart investment these days, we thought we’d clue you in on this particular, um, opportunity, […]

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A Fork & Barrel Update: Closed, Indeed

UPDATE (4/28): For an update on this story, including information on a new lawsuit filed, go here. Earlier this morning, Foobooz relayed a rumor that […]

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Tonight: Dragon’s Milk + Hot Dogs

Every Wednesday at Fork & Barrel offers a hot dog and a cask beer for $7. Tonight choose Dragon’s Milk or Cricket Hill Brown Ale […]

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Fork & Barrel Reviewed

Trey Popp’s second review in the February issue of Philadelphia Magazine is for East Falls’ Fork & Barrel. Yes, Fork & Barrel’s idiosyncrasies verge on […]

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The Beer is the Thing at Fork & Barrel

The beers are the soul of the story at Fork & Barrel as Adam Erace finds that some but not all of the food falters. […]

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Tonight

Since we were just talking about Fork & Barrel earlier, how about a quick jaunt to East Falls? Upstairs Bells’ Best Brown is on cask […]

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Fork & Barrel Peeps Have Something Planned for Walnut

A new spot is coming to the just vacated Joe Pesce on Walnut Street. It will come from the same folk who have brought candlelight […]

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Quick Bites: What We Missed in the Last Week

The former ¡Cuba! in Chestnut Hill will house Chip Roman’s next restaurant. Lacroix alum Jason Cichonski will be in the kitchen. [The Insider] In Craig […]

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Craig LaBan Reviews Fork & Barrel

Craig LaBan visits Fork & Barrel, the serious beer outpost with the interesting food menu in East Falls. [C]hef Peter Felton’s game-inspired menu in the […]

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Checking Out Fork & Barrel in East Falls

No lights, no problem. This week the Bite takes a look at Fork and Barrel in East Falls. A bar without wine, liquor or lights. […]

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Quick Bites

Fork & Barrel opens tonight in East Falls. No liquor, no wine, just beer and a European inspired menu. [Jack Curtin’s Liquid Diet] Muntin didn’t […]

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New Bar for East Falls

Jack Curtin has news for East Falls. Matt and Colleen Swartz and Matt Scheller who own three interesting concepts in the Lehigh Valley are opening […]