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15 Places to Find Vegan Ice Cream Around Philadelphia

Get ready, folks! The Summer Solstice has come and gone, meaning that summer is officially here and uncomfortably warm temperatures are imminent. That said, it’s time to […]

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Old City’s New Ice Cream Shop Is Throwing an Old-School Ice Cream Party

Franklin Ice Cream Bar, the new frozen treat spot from old-timey confectionery dandies Ryan and Eric Berley, quietly opened back in April. Inspired by a time […]

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Snap Kitchen and Franklin Fountain Team Up, Create Ice Cream of Our Dreams

Now, this is what we call a power couple: Snap Kitchen, the convenient spot for healthy grab-and-go fare, has teamed up with the ice cream masters […]

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Chill Out At Reading Terminal Market’s Philly Ice Cream Scoop

Reading Terminal Market already showcases a piece of Philly’s (and the nation’s) rich, creamy food history history: it’s the home of Bassetts, the oldest operating […]

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Taste Civil War-Era Food at the Mütter Museum’s Refreshment Saloon

It’s safe to say that most American adults — and most American school children — are more knowledgeable about the Civil War than our angry-tangerine-in-chief […]

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More Ice Cream News For A Frigid Day

A couple of days ago, we told you about the grand opening (happening tonight) of the first Weckerley’s Ice Cream storefront in Fishtown. And now […]

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It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Just Filmed Near Franklin Fountain

As we told you yesterday, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia is filming for its upcoming season in and around Center City this week. The cast and crew […]

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This Season’s Food and Drink Lineup at Spruce Street Harbor Park

Spruce Street Harbor Park is opening earlier than ever this year, Friday, May 6th. The Delaware Riverfront destination is also expanding its summer restaurant collaborations, adding Chickie’s and […]

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10 Of Philly’s Best Ice Cream Floats

We didn’t mean to, but in the past couple of weeks we’ve done a lot of ice cream float reporting. There were the beer floats […]

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This Year, You’ll be Eating Well on the Riverfront

Spruce Street Harbor Park Presented by Univest/Valley Green Bank and Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest have announced their food partners and the ante has been upped. Franklin […]

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The Gaslight Pairs Up with Franklin Fountain and Dad’s Hat

It’s an Old City collaboration with the Gaslight’s Jason Cichonski and The Franklin Fountain’s Eric and Ryan Berley. The four-course dinner will pair Cichonski’s food […]

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Little Spoon Cafe Is Now Open

Little Spoon Cafe opened today at 15th and South Streets, in the former (and a bit weird) home to Baja Room. The space has been […]

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Celebrate Franklin Fountain’s Tenth Anniversary

Celebrate The Franklin Fountain’s 10th Anniversary on Saturday, September 20th from noon until 6 p.m. at 116 Market Street. The old timey American soda fountain with […]

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Cruise Along the Delaware River with Yards Brewery

Now this is something we can get on board with (ha!). On Wednesday, August 20th, Spirit of Philadelphia and Yards Brewery are teaming up for a night […]

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Six-Pack: Milkshakes That Are Better Than A Juice Cleanse

After trying a juice cleanse for a whole 23 minutes, I realized something quite remarkable: milkshakes taste a lot better. And though it may be wishful […]