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Wishbone Hosts Sudden Death Hot Wing Eating Competition

Today, Wishbone at 4034 Walnut Street is hosting a “Sudden Death” hot wing eating contest at 5 p.m. Ten challengers will take on the defending champion, Don. The […]

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Morning Headlines: There’s a Construction Boom in University City

No doubt new projects sprouting around the city are contributing to Philadelphia’s growth spurt, but University City in particular has been seeing a substantial rise […]

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Sneak Peek at United by Blue’s New Walnut Street Location

Just one year after the eco-conscious coffee shop and clothier opened their flagship in Old City, they’ve expanded into University City with a new location […]

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Fat Ham Begins Sunday Supper

Starting Sunday, October 5th, the Fat Ham will serve up Sunday suppers for all you Southern comfort food lovers who have somehow found yourselves in Philadelphia’s […]

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This Weekend: Zavino Launches A New Brunch Service

Everybody loves brunch, right? Well, starting this Saturday, October 4th, Zavino in University City will begin serving its weekly brunch menu, available from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. […]

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CoZara Celebrates Sake with Four-Course Dinner

Looks like Japan celebrates made up food and drink holidays too. Tomorrow, October 1st is National Sake Day in Japan, so if you needed any more of […]

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Marigold Kitchen Reopens Tonight

Marigold Kitchen reopens tonight. The restaurant had closed after chef-owner Robert Halpern moved to California. Halpern then sold the restaurant to his chefs de cuisine, Tim […]

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CoZara Serves Sushi Starting Today

CoZara, located at 33rd and Chestnut Streets on Drexel University’s campus has added a sushi, maki and sashimi menu available for lunch and dinner. The […]

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Where We’re Eating : City Tap House

City Tap House has been on a bit of a tear lately. For the past year or so — ever since chef Chad Vetter took […]

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Morning Headlines: 40th Street Trolley Station Redesign Plan Gets More Funding

According to the Daily Pennsylvanian’s Sophia White, the University City District, which has been fundraising for the 40th Street trolley station redesign project since 2012, […]

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Nom Nom Ramen Opens Location in University City

Nom Nom Ramen, which has won a Best of Philly award for its ramen, has opened a second location, this one in University City. The […]

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The Fat Ham Launches Burger, Beer and Bourbon Deal

Starting this Friday, August 22nd, The Fat Ham is offering a late evening burger, beer and bourbon special. For $18 you can get a pimento […]

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All-You-Can-Eat Crabs and Lots of Beer at City Tap House

Chef Chad Vetter and beer steward Andy Farrell are teaming up for the 5th Annual CrabFest at City Tap House in University City. On Sunday the […]

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Meet New Faces at This Week’s Night Market

Come one, come all, because Night Market is back Thursday, August 14th and you better bring your appetite. The Food Trust will be hosting the […]

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Time-Lapse Video: Does It Seem Like Construction Moves Slowly?

With the exception of Evo, a building that’s going up so fast, it’s apparently an emergency — or maybe it just looks that way from […]