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Video: Sneak Peek at Sampan

Last week, chef Michael Schulson opened his first Philly restaurant, Sampan, on 13th Street. We got some time with the chef before he served his […]

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The State of A.C.: Can Casino Restaurants Survive the Recession?

Last week the Press of Atlantic City reported that Stephen Starr was pulling out of the Chelsea, where he opened two restaurants, steakhouse Chelsea Prime […]

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Restaurant Club Offers: June 9, 2009

Through June 23rd: Margaritaville at Coyote Crossing Coyote Crossing jazzes up their MargaFrida (named after artist Frida Kahlo) margaritas with Tequila Don Julio and mint […]

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The Weekender Happy Hour: Izakaya at the Borgata

What to Drink: Any of the $7 cocktails, like the simple Sake Lemonade (sake, lemon, and club soda) or the refreshing Cucumber Cocktail (gin, yuzu, […]

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Week In Review: New Toys Edition

It would have been a busy week on Foobooz even if we hadn’t launched two new features. That we did launch Jobs.Foobooz.com and our Outdoor […]

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Week In Review: Beer Week Edition

Kanella gets three bells and lots of praise from Craig LaBan. Tap, tap, tap, that’s the sound of just 3 of the 75 taps coming […]

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Week In Review: Beer Week Anticipation Edition

Rick Nichols visited Chifa to figure out just what Peruvian-Chinese cuisine is. We come up with a six pack of choices for foodies during Beer […]

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Week in Review: Steakhouse Saturation Edition

Butcher & Singer got three big old bells from Laban. But was he fair to Butcher’s manager? We continued marching to the drum of The […]

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Week In Review: 700 Block Of Chestnut Edition

Little Fish cannot fit third bell. Chifa opened last week and we had previews in prose, pictures and PDF. This Internet meme of gluttony blew […]

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Week In Review: Cephalopod Edition

Cooper’s Brick Oven Wine Bar gets two bells from Craig LaBan. Stephen Starr’s Letto Deli concept is kaput. $8.50 brunch at Tiffin. Matt Levin, formerly […]

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Bistrot La Minette gets the two bell treatment from M. LaBan.  BBQ is coming back to Center City with Smokin’ Betty’s. Old City’s Triada got […]

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Week In Review: Repeal Edition

Who would have guessed, Collingswood’s LoBianco isn’t Italian. According to Craig LaBan though, it is very good. Rae is now only open for weekday lunch […]

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Week In Review: Get Out the Dirndl Vote Edition

Craig LaBan really liked Distrito, like a lot. Give me a B. Give me an A. Give me an R. What’s that spell? Our benevolent […]

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Week In Review: Accolades Edition

A chef’s table in West Chester gets two bells. Apothecary has new economically priced cocktails. Bryan Sikora cooks on the Martha Stewart Show. Looking for […]

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Week In Review: Distrito Edition

Another record setting week at Foobooz as we set highs for visits and page views. Thank you! Craig LaBan gave two bells to Time on […]