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The First Phase of The Playground Is Opening This Weekend

With record speed, the first phase of The Playground, known as “T Street,” is officially opening its doors to the public this Friday in Atlantic City. The Playground […]

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More Boat News: Clambakes and Tall Ships on Sunday June 28th

Here’s a reason to drag yourself out of the house on a Sunday: whether you’re feeling nautical or just really like seafood, join the Garces […]

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Fast Fish: Buena Onda Reviewed

Strange things are afoot in Fast Food Nation. McDonald’s, whose 2013 Mighty Wings promotion left the chain sitting on 10 million pounds of unsold chicken, is […]

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Volver Rolls Out New Menus

Volver, which recently overhauled its dinner menus has also redone its bar menu. And for fans of Avance’s lamb burger, the appearance of lamb burgers under […]

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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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Village Whiskey Opening in DC

The Garces Group is still very much in expansion mode, and Jose Garces announced this week that he’s bringing a Village Whiskey to the Shaw […]

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Discount Tickets To Industree Food and Tech Panel

There’s a lot of cracking that goes on in the culinary world. You have to crack nuts, eggs, king crab legs. But on Tuesday, Apr. […]

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Volver Is Throwing An Anniversary Party

Volvér is saying “suck it” to everyone who doubted it would last a year by throwing an anniversary party tonight. Join them in sticking it […]

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Spruce Street Harbor Park Back for Season Two

The Spruce Street Harbor Park is back for a second season. The brainchild of the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, the park brought LED lights, hammocks, […]

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First Taste: Buena Onda Tacos

The Garces Group’s Buena Onda is opening on Monday, March 16th on the 1900 block of Callowhill Street. This afternoon, team Foobooz dropped by to […]

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Fish Tacos Come to Callowhill Street

Jose Garces is opening Buena Onda in the Granary building on the 1900 block of Callowhill Street. Buena Onda will join Pizzeria Vetri and Gyu-Kaku on the block. […]

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JG Domestic Sandwich of the Month: Beef on Weck

  Garces Group has been doing a “Burger of the Month” at Village Whiskey for a while now–the success of which has prompted a similar […]

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The Lodge at Winterfest Adds Happy Hour

With the holidays behind us, The Lodge at Winterfest has adjusted its hours and added happy hour. Happy Hour runs Monday through Friday, 5 p.m. […]

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Spruce Street Pier Extended Through September

The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation has extended Spruce Street Harbor Park through September 28th. The riverfront park was originally scheduled to close on August 31st. […]