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Join Little Pete’s for One Last Hurrah at Next Tuesday’s Block Party

As reported back in March, iconic 24-hour diner Little Pete’s will close on Memorial Day after 39 years in business. But they’ll be throwing a […]

News

It’s Official: Little Pete’s Is Closing on Memorial Day

The impending closure of Little Pete’s just got a lot more real: the popular diner at 17th and Chancellor streets will shut its doors forever this Memorial Day. 

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You Should Get To Little Pete’s While You Still Can

We’ve known for quite some time now that one of the last surviving 24-hour diners in the area, Little Pete’s, was going to have to […]

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Little Pete’s to Close by End of August

Little Pete’s has a closing date. The diner, one of only a handful of diners left in Center City, has been told it needs to […]

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Little Pete’s Is Looking to Relocate

With the parking garage housing Little Pete’s looking like it will someday become a Hyatt Centric hotel, the iconic 24-hour diner is officially looking to relocate. MSC […]

Property

Little Pete’s Responds via Social Media to Recent Hyatt Hotel News

In case you missed it, a representative from Chancellor Hotel Associates, the company developing the Little Pete’s Restaurant site, announced to City Council this week that plans to […]

Property

Little Pete’s Site Will No Longer Be a Hudson Hotel

Little Pete’s restaurant and the three-story parking garage that sits above it will not become a Hudson Hotel. Instead, the Inquirer reports, the 17th and Chancellor […]

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Neighborhood Group Opts to Not Fight Little Pete’s Demolition

The Inquirer‘s Joseph DiStefano reports a Wednesday night vote among the Center City Residents Association ended in favor of not opposing a proposed rezoning ordinance that would […]

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Parking–Not Little Pete’s–Is Biggest Issue at Hudson Hotel Meeting

The public meeting regarding the proposed Hudson Hotel at 17th and Chancellor Street was well attended last night. Concerned citizens packed a room at the […]

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Little Pete’s Future Discussed Tonight

Tonight, the Center City Residents Association (CCRA) is holding a community meeting at 10th Presbyterian Church (17th and Delancey Street) at 7 p.m. On the agenda […]

News

Meet “Little Pete,” the Man Who Could Lose His Diner for a Butt-Ugly Hotel

What did you think when you heard that developers want to put a fancy hotel on 17th Street where the original Little Pete’s is located? […]

Property

Developer to Present Plans for Little Pete’s Successor Tomorrow Night

It’s been a little while since we’ve heard anything about the proposed Hudson Hotel project at 17th and Chancellor Street – you know, the one that […]

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John Hodgman Loves Little Pete’s

Yeah, THAT John Hodgman. Daily Show correspondent. TV pitchman. Hobo expert. And now, eternal defender of Little Pete’s because he has taken to Tumblr to […]

Property

Kenyatta Johnson Hits Pause on Rezoning Bill That Would Replace Little Pete’s with Hotel

Last month, the Planning Commission voted to recommend a bill that would rezone the site of Little Pete’s (and the parking garage above it) to […]

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Hotel Slated for Little Pete’s Site Moves Forward

The hotel planned for the site currently occupied by a parking garage and Little Pete’s diner advanced earlier this week. Philadelphia’s planning commission voted unanimously […]