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Is This the La Colombe Fishtown Flagship Store and Distillery?

View Larger Map (1335-1349 Frankford Avenue) We told you about La Colombe’s plans for a Fishtown roasterie and distillery back in June. But since then […]


Scarduzio Gets Go Ahead for New Building on Passyunk Avenue

Chris Scarduzio received the go-ahead today from the Zoning Board to demolish the former Artisan Boulanger Patissier building at 12th and Morris Streets. Scarduzio intends […]

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Philly Officials Will Not Crack Down on Airbnb Rental Hosts

Airbnb.com is a hot, Silicon Valley-based company that’s enjoyed phenomenal growth with a very simple business model: It acts as a market maker for short-term […]


ReAnimator Cafe Gets Approval to Open Cafe in Fishtown

Mark Capriotti dropped us a line to let us know his ReAnimator Coffee is planning to open a cafe at 1523 E Susquehanna very soon. Capriotti and […]


The Gastronaut: What Philly Needs Now

In the past couple of years, Philadelphia has become a good restaurant city. But what is it going to take to make us great? It […]


Old City’s Charlie’s Goes On Offensive

Photo via Bhiladelphia Charlie’s Pub closed back in April and has been looking to make a comeback at 17 N 3rd Street. Unfortunately for them […]


Fishtown’s Barcade

Brownstoner has the floor plan and a rendering of the proposed Frankford Avenue Barcade. Among the highlights of the rendering: 13-seat bar 32-seat outdoor beer garden […]


Beer Garden Goes In Front of Zoning Today

Stephen Starr’s beer garden will be going in front of the zoning board today and he has a supporter in William Reed, owner of Johnny […]


Chipotle To Susanna Foo

View Larger Map The elegant brownstone that hosted Susanna Foo for 22 years as an anchor to Walnut Street’s “Restaurant Row” is in play to […]


Milk Boy To Center City?

View Larger Map The Washington Square West Civic Association Zoning & Gov Affairs Committee Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, December 22nd has this interesting agenda item: […]


Metro Loves Johnny Brenda’s

Could Johnny Goodtimes’ be out as the Metro’s favorite Johnny? In today’s Metro, there isn’t one, but two stories regarding Johnny Brenda’s music venue. In […]