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Mercato Debuts New Spring Menu

As the trees turn green once again, so do our dinner plates as restaurants transition their menus to lighter and brighter fare. Mercato, the longstanding […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: Huge Loft in Midtown Village Will Be Next to East Market

We gave you a background snippet on the White Building last we reported on one of its available units: how the built circa 1867 structure basically helped […]

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The Salted Caramel Budino Donut Has Arrived

We’ve been looking forward to this one for a while, and now it is finally here. Chef Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran have finished testing, […]

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Petruce et al Offering City’s Balling-est Citywide

Petruce et al posted its happy hour menu to Facebook today and one item really caught our eye. The “Balling” Citywide” is a “London Balling” […]

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NBC Universal Exec Selling Transformed Spruce Street Home

Somewhere along the line this Federal-style mansion was converted into a tri-level condo (includes finished basement) with a reworked interior we were not expecting. According […]

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Two Retro Reviews from the Weeklies

  Brian Freedman visits Olde Bar for Philadelphia Weekly while Adam Erace reviews Franky Bradley’s for City Paper. Freedman is in love with the fried clams at Jose […]

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Pinterest-Worthy Condo on Spruce Street in Midtown Village

Well, looky here! Right around the corner from that neat multi-unit property on Antique Row we told you about yesterday is this Spruce Street home, which […]

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Tasting Scratch Biscuits with Mitch Prensky

The build-out on Mitch Prensky’s Scratch Biscuits storefront at 1306 Chestnut Street is on schedule, maybe even ahead of schedule. This, Prensky told me as […]

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Carré d’artistes New Philly Location Makes Original World-Class Artwork Accessible

Carré d’artistes is a known name across the pond in Europe, but for most Philadelphians, the new gallery that opened at 104 South 13th Street in what […]

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Half-Price Pizza at Zavino Today

Today, Monday, March 16th, Zavino is celebrating the first birthday of its University City location with half-price pizzas there and at their original Midtown Village locale. […]

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Franky Bradley’s Will Open Upstairs for Valentine’s Weekend

The weekend of Valentine’s Day will be the official grand opening of the upstairs lounge and cabaret space at Mark Bee’s Franky Bradley’s. The upstairs will […]

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Three Things That Are Worrying Us

Christina DeSilva is the new executive chef at South Philadelphia’s Taproom on 19th. DeSilva is just 21-years of age and promises “upscale stoner food.” Though […]

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Check Out the Menus for Franky Bradley’s

Mark Bee who has already experienced success at N. 3rd and Silk City is opening Franky Bradley’s tomorrow at Juniper and Chancellor. The former Sisters Nightclub promises […]

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Indeblue Adds Late Night Happy Hour

Indeblue’s Midtown Village location is adding a late night happy hour. Nightly, from 9 p.m. till the bar closes, the Indian restaurant runs the same […]

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Zavino Celebrating 5 Years With Cheap Pizzas And Wine

For those of you who maybe just parted with a fast $250 to secure your place at the table for the Vetri / Morimoto collaboration […]