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What I Miss Most About Restaurants Is Trying New Things

During the first two weeks of quarantine, I made pasta almost every day. I dug a bag of frozen pesto out of my freezer, ate […]

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A Long List of Philly Restaurants Selling Gift Cards

  We’re encouraging readers who have the income to consider buying a gift card for their favorite restaurant, bar, cafe or other food business. Consider […]

Be Well Philly

New Fast-Casual Spot Vegan-ish Offers Healthy Alternatives in West Philly

At Vegan-ish, just north of Girard Avenue on 52nd Street, you can order delicious veggie options like a chickpea burger samosa, fried brussels sprouts, and […]

Be Well Philly

11 Keto-Friendly Eateries Around Philadelphia

Diets come and they go. After two years, the ketogenic diet is still going strong. Keto for short, the strict regimen focuses on nearly eliminating […]

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Foobooz

These Are the Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings in Philly This Fall (and Beyond)

It happens as soon as you feel the first fall leaves crunching under your feet, that first nip of autumn in the air: new restaurants, some long-anticipated and […]

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Where to Eat If You’re Seeing “Hamilton” in Philadelphia

Okay, you’ve shelled out for tickets for Hamilton (or gotten lucky in the $10 lottery). We’re not sure that any meal could measure up to the performance, but […]

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Foobooz

East Passyunk Is Getting a Seafood Restaurant and Raw Bar

Last night, Fond owner Lee Styer celebrated 10 years in business for the French-influenced East Passyunk bar and restaurant. Now, he’s announced his plans for […]

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Be Well Philly

This Philly Program Is Trying to Help Restaurant Workers Take Better Care of Themselves

Naimah Rutling knew her career was having a negative impact on her health. As a line cook for five-plus years, at Loews Hotel and the […]

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Foobooz

The Sudden, Spectacular Rise of Middle Eastern Cuisine in Philadelphia

Cuisines are often defined by lines on a map, but from a cultural standpoint, the Middle East is more of a concept than it is […]

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Foobooz

How to Pivot a Restaurant Concept in Philly’s Cutthroat Dining Scene

Restaurants can close for so many reasons. Mismanagement. Bad ideas. Landlords jacking up rents and cutting into already razor-thin margins. Unforeseen issues out of owners’ control, […]

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Life & Style

Habitat: A Look Into Kate Rohrer’s Retro-Glam Design for Louie Louie

Nobody needs reminding that 2016 was weird; by year’s end, morale for some had hit a low. That same year, designer Kate Rohrer signed on […]

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Your Parents Will Love These 23 Philly Restaurants

A visit from the parents can be stressful, no matter how great your relationship is. But even the happiest family outings can run into trouble when […]

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Let’s Stop Rat-Shaming Philly Restaurants, Shall We?

Philly’s an old city. Some of its buildings were built centuries ago. Philly also has a real winter, so it gets cold. Plus, the city is obviously […]

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Michael Schulson Cooks for the “Hot Chicks” — and That’s Sexist

Usually, discussions about sexism in the restaurant industry focus on discrimination, harassment, and other barriers to success that women chefs face, or on harassment from […]

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50 Best Restaurants in Philadelphia: Fall 2017

Back in the beginning of the summer, we updated our 50 Best Restaurants list. And in doing so, we flipped the script on the way […]