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Where to Eat in Rittenhouse: The Ultimate Guide

Rittenhouse Square is Philly’s most contested restaurant neighborhood. It is the place where all our best and all our worst notions of ourselves are laid […]

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Franklin Bar’s Upstairs Will Become a Mezcal Bar and Cantina

Franklin Bar’s second-floor tiki spot is getting a conceptual revamp. Upstairs Tiki, which took up residence above the Rittenhouse cocktail bar in 2017, will close after service this Saturday, June 29th. After […]

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Oyster House’s Former Chef Is Turning a Rittenhouse Ballroom Into a Restaurant

Brett Naylor, the former executive chef at Oyster House and once-partner at Mission, is opening a restaurant with his wife Nicole Barrick in the old Academy […]

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Jeff Michaud and Michael Schulson Are Opening a Pasta Restaurant in Rittenhouse

Chef Jeff Michaud and restaurateur Michael Schulson partnered up to save Osteria from the Urban Outfitters chopping block back a year and a half ago, refreshing […]

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Di Bruno Bros. Rittenhouse Is Getting In On the Pizza and Wine Game

Di Bruno Bros. will open Alimentari, a new Italian cafe and wine bar, this summer on the second floor of its Rittenhouse shop at 1730 […]

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Just Listed: Rehabbed Vintage Row House in Rittenhouse

I’ve been known to tell visitors and natives alike that “Philadelphia is underrated, and nobody underrates it more than the locals.” According to The Huffington […]

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Stock Rittenhouse Dresses Up Dinner Service

When chef-owner Tyler Akin opened Stock Rittenhouse last summer, its menu offered the Southeast Asian soups, sandwiches, noodles, and salads his Fishtown flagship is known for in […]

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Russet, a Rittenhouse Farm-to-Table Favorite, to Close This Summer

In a heartfelt letter sent by email, Kristin and Andrew Wood have announced that they will be closing Russet, their farm-to-table BYOB in Rittenhouse, this summer. […]

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Green Eggs Cafe Is Expanding to Brewerytown and Rittenhouse

Local brunch chain Green Eggs Cafe is growing again, with a location in Brewerytown opening at 2800 West Girard Avenue later this month. The space, a 2,200 […]

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Just Listed: Refreshed Row House in Rittenhouse

It’s taken me this long to learn the technical term for the tight, enclosed spiral staircases that mark Philly row houses as trinities, and now […]

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Rittenhouse Landmark Swiss Haus Bakery Has a New Owner

Rittenhouse institution Swiss Haus Bakery is entering a new chapter. Ronald Simms of Wilmington-based FJS Capital Management has purchased the 96-year-old sweets shop at 35 South […]

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James Beard Winner Camille Cogswell Will Head Up K’Far, CookNSolo’s Rittenhouse Cafe

Michael Solomonov and Steve Cook’s upcoming all-day cafe in the Harper now has a name, a chef, and a tentative opening date. James Beard Award winner Camille […]

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Cava Sets Its Opening Date in Rittenhouse, Plans to Cure Your Chipotle Blues

D.C.-based Mediterranean fast-casual chain (that D.C. people love to rave about), Cava, is getting in on Philly’s fast casual action with two locations in the Philadelphia region set to open this […]

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You Can Try Rittenhouse’s New Small Group Training Gym for Free

Remember when we told you that Brewerytown’s Fit Academy gym was expanding to a second location in Rittenhouse? A location formerly occupied by Body Cycle […]

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Mike Solomonov and Steve Cook Plan an All-Day Cafe for Rittenhouse

Michael Solomonov and Steve Cook have inked a deal to bring a new all-day cafe in one of Rittenhouse’s new luxury mixed-use developments. They’ll open the as-yet-unnamed […]