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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 […]

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Jennifer Zavala’s Tamales Find Permanent Home at Underground Arts

No, South Philly chef Jennifer Zavala won’t be entering her controversial vegan meatballs into Taproom on 19th’s 6th Annual Meatball Challenge this weekend. Instead, she’ll […]

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Be Well Philly

HipCityVeg Will Open Its First Location in the ’Burbs This Weekend

A main feature of HipCityVeg’s identity—other than dishing up 100-percent plant-based fare—is that it’s metropolitan to its core. It’s called HipCityVeg, after all. HipCityVeg has […]

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Be Well Philly

5 Restaurants We’re Definitely Visiting During Philly Vegan Restaurant Week

My favorite week of the year isn’t the one between Christmas and New Year’s. It’s not my birthday week or the first week of baseball […]

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The Owner of Blackbird Pizzeria Just Opened a Vegan Pizza Joint in Rittenhouse

In 2010, when Mark Mebus opened Blackbird Pizzeria, Philadelphia’s vegan scene looked radically different. You could count the city’s vegetarian mainstays on two hands. Strictly […]

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Be Well Philly

Check out Philly’s First All-Vegan Convenience Store

We keep saying Philly is having a vegan moment. But, at this point, it’s actually more of a movement. Just look at the facts. Vegan […]

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Be Well Philly

Philly Vegan Restaurant Week Is Expanding in 2019

For a city that loves its questionable meat covered with gooey cheese, Philly is having a serious vegan moment. HipCityVeg is one of the city’s […]

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Philly’s 20 Biggest Winners of 2018

At the end of the year, it is customary for us here at Philly Mag to take stock of the good, the bad, and the […]

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Be Well Philly

Your Guide to the Best Vegan Food Options at Wawa

With the universe’s largest Wawa opening on Friday in Philly, we have officially declared this Wawa Week in Philadelphia. Go here to follow all of our coverage. […]

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10 Vegan Comfort Foods to Eat in Philly Right Now

As the temperature drops, it’s easy to shy away from quick light bites and focus your attention on the hearty stick-to-your-bones meals. Comfort foods are […]

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Be Well Philly

I Lost 80 Pounds by Walking Around Philly and Eating Lots of Greens

Changing your body takes hard work, persistence, and dedication. Here’s one local’s story. Want to share your Transformation Story? Email ccunningham@phillymag.com. Who: Robert Drake, 55, producer/host WXPN, DJ, […]

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10 Healthy Instant Pot Recipes That’ll Keep You Cozy This Fall

Sure, the Instant Pot is a recently trending kitchen appliance, and rightfully so because these bad boys whip up healthy and nutritious meals in no […]

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Oh Dear Lord: The South Philly Meatball Contest Is Back

Last year, you might remember that the South Philly Meatball Contest turned into an all out war after Top Chef alum Jennifer Zavala had the […]

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Vegan Restaurant Week Is Coming To Philly, and There Are Some Crazy-Good Eateries on Board

Philadelphia is showing plant-based eaters some serious love next month with the inaugural Philly Vegan Restaurant Week. That means there will be many restaurants all over the […]

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15 Places to Find Vegan Ice Cream Around Philadelphia

Get ready, folks! The Summer Solstice has come and gone, meaning that summer is officially here and uncomfortably warm temperatures are imminent. That said, it’s time to […]