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Little Nonna’s in the New York Times

Ingrid Williams visits Little Nonna’s for the New York Times. The only flaw she finds is in the pricy wine list. [O]n a chilly evening in […]

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Second Igloo Opens on Walnut Street

Tomorrow, March 1st will see a 20 degree jump in temperature. Certainly not balmy but a lot better than 24°. It’s also the grand opening […]

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Celebrate Opa’s Third Anniversary with $3 Food and Drink

Today is Opa’s third anniversary and the Greek restaurant is celebrating with a menu of $3 drinks and food. The menu is offered all day […]

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Umami Burger Narrowing in on Philly Location

Michael Klein posted about the Monte Cristo burger at Umami Burger today. An odd choice, considering the closest Umami Burger location to Philadelphia is in […]

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Take a Churro Break from Shopping

If you’re anything like me you’re looking forward to starting your Christmas shopping this weekend. And if you’re really like me, you’re already looking forward […]

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Identity Crisis on Walnut Street

Samosa’s Indian Vegetarian had a good long run at 1214 Walnut Street. But after it closed, things have gotten weird. Early this fall, Dream Island […]

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Paella and Sangria Night Tonight at Jamonera

As Estelle Costanza once said, “what am I going to do with all this paella?” Well the answer at Jamonera is to serve it up with Spanish […]

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Another Top Chef Contestant in Town

Well what do you know. While we were focusing on Top Chef locals Nicholas Elmi and Jason Cichonski, Travis Masar quietly began working at Sampan. Eater has […]

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Celebrate Fergie’s 19th Birthday Tonight

Fergie’s Pub, the popular Irish pub of Fergus Carey has been in business for nineteen years at 1214 Sansom Street. Celebrate with them tonight, starting […]

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Best Named Vegan Bar/Condo Complex to Open in March

Foobooz reports that HipCityVeg’s Nicole Marquis will open a vegan bar at 131 S. 13th Street (the former Full Moon Saloon) in March. The floors […]

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Nicole Marquis To Open a Vegan Bar

Back in April we told you that HipCityVeg’s Nicole Marquis’ name appeared on a liquor license at 131 S 13th Street, the former Full Moon […]

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Little Nonna’s Takes Comfort Food To the Next Level

Trey Popp finds that Marcie Turney has breathed new life into red-gravy Italian at Little Nonna’s. Just to be safe, though, order the polenta and […]

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Today Sees the Release of Beaujolais Nouveau

Today the wine world (except for exasperating cork dorks who seem to increasingly hate on the day) celebrates Beaujolais Nouveau. The first wine from the 2013 harvest. […]

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Free Baked Potato Today for Ma McGillin’s Birthday

Catherine “Ma” McGillin was born on this day in 1847. Ma lived to the ripe old age of 90 and in honor of her birthday […]

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Get Free Croquettes at Opa Today

Midtown Village’s Opa is giving away free spinach croquettes today, October 28th for the Greek holiday of Oxi Day. Just mention it’s Oxi Day when […]