University City

Foobooz

Avram Hornik Bringing William Street Common to University City

Zagat has the scoop on William Street Common, the new restaurant and bar from Avram Hornik (Morgan’s Pier, Union Transfer, Boot & Saddle and more) […]

Foobooz

Look What’s Back: Thai Singha House

Thai Singha House was a University City staple before closing to make way for the Hub 2 at 40th and Chestnut. That was back in […]

Foobooz

Jake’s Sandwich Board Extends Hours To 3 am

Calling all University City students: now you can cure those late night munchies with Jake’s after-midnight breakfast sandwiches. Jake’s Sandwich Board is extending their hours on […]

Foobooz

The Fat Ham Adds Lunch and Happy Hour

Beginning today, the Fat Ham is offering lunch and happy hour. Kevin Sbraga’s Southern restaurant in University City is offering lunch weekdays, from 11:30 a.m. to […]

Foobooz

Will Paint For Food: Shake Shack Looking For Local Artists

The Shake Shack in University City is having an art contest and it works like this: from now until January 31st, anyone who feels touched […]

Foobooz

Get Hai For Free At The New Hai Street Kitchen

So you guys know there’s a new Hai Street Kitchen in University City, right? It’s at 125 S. 40th Street, and just to make absolutely […]

Property

3737 Chestnut Is About to Top Off, Set for August Opening

3737 Chestnut, touted as University City’s first market-rate high-rise residential complex, is about to celebrate its “topping off” ceremony next week on January 14 at […]

City Life

Police Capture Man Accused of Student Assaults

Police have captured a man they say is responsible for four assaults on female students in recent days in the University City zone west of […]

Foobooz

Tale of the Tape: Train Wreck at Beck’s Cajun Cafe

As Serious Eats pointed out in its rundown of Philadelphia cheesesteaks, under seasoning is a big issue. Even spots that aren’t just phoning it in often […]

Property

Morning Headlines: University City Leads the City In New Office Construction

It’s official: University City is in a construction boom and we have the numbers to prove it thanks to the University City District’s annual State […]

Foobooz

University City Gets a New Sandwich Joint

Jake’s Sandwich Board is celebrating the grand opening of its second location in University City at 40th and Sansom Streets on December 1st, at 11 a.m. And if […]

Foobooz

BIG A$@ Brunch at City Tap House

Head over to the City Tap House in University City on Sunday, November 9th from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. for a Big A$@ Brunch […]

Foobooz

Makeover at White Dog Cafe in University City

White Dog Cafe in University City recently completed a yearlong renovation in which the restaurant updated each of its rooms. The bar was refinished and new barstools and chairs […]

Foobooz

Wahoo’s Tacos Opening on Thursday

Wahoo’s Tacos and More, which originated 26-years ago in Southern California, is opening at 32nd and Chestnut this Thursday, November 6th. The bar and restaurant serves […]

Property

DiStefano: New Center City Office High-Rises Unlikely

This morning’s PhillyDeals column is titled “Are more towers on the horizon?” The answer is, “Probably not.” (I guess “More towers probably not on the […]