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October 24, 2014

Wursthaus Schmitz At Reading Terminal Market Celebrates National Bologna Day Today, Friday, October 24

Now here’s a holiday that’s worthy of serious observation: National Bologna Day. Leave it to the fine folks at Wursthaus Schmitz in the Reading Terminal Market to give a lunchmeat celebration its due, evoking memories of Oscar Meyer meals past and one-upping them with house-made artisanal goodness. After all, chef Jeremy Nolen is the author […]

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October 21, 2014

Supper Introduces Monthly Happy Hour Happynings, Starting This Wednesday, October 22, 5:30-7:30 P.M.

Why does Philadelphia have so many amazing restaurants, purveyors and markets? Because our chefs are passionate. And in the spirit of foodie fervor, South Street restaurant Supper launches a new monthly series, Happy Hour Happynings, this Wednesday, October 22. From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month, chef/owner Mitch Prensky will […]

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October 20, 2014

Now Open: Vedge Chefs Rich Landau And Kate Jacoby Debut V Street, A Casual Street Food-Inspired Bar In Rittenhouse

Chefs Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby, a dynamic husband-and-wife team, first shook up Philadelphia’s meatless-eating scene with their restaurant Horizons, and it earned them a fervent following. In recent years, the duo’s lovely fine dining, plant-focused Vedge restaurant has developed a much wider fan base here in Philadelphia and beyond, with a bumper crop of […]

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October 20, 2014

Bistro St. Tropez Introduces Year-Round Restaurant Week Deals With A Permanent $35 Three-Course Dinner Menu

French-inspired cuisine comes paired with enchanting views of the Schuylkill River, Cira Centre and 30th Street Station at Center City’s Bistro St. Tropez, located on the fourth floor of the Marketplace Design Center on Market Street. Now, those views come with the option of a year-round dining deal. Given the popularity of Restaurant Week’s value-laden […]

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October 16, 2014

Now Open: Brigantessa, The New Tavern And Pizzeria From The Team Behind Le Virtù Debuts On East Passyunk Avenue

Loading View on Instagram The team behind East Passyunk neighborhood darling Le Virtù has now opened Neapolitan pizzeria Brigantessa, adding to the already awesome local pizza scene. Neapolitan pizza is more than a hobby in Italy — it’s the law. Now, with this week’s opening of Brigantessa, Chef-Owner Joe Cicala of Le Virtù brings true, […]

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October 16, 2014

Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House Celebrates The Return Of Stone Crabs To Its Menu, Friday, October 17

In the age of fleeting seafood supplies, it can be challenging to find a delicious sustainable option in restaurants. Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House on Chestnut Street has it covered with the annual influx of stone crab claws. The Philly outpost of the national chain of meateries will soon launch the official beginning of […]

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October 15, 2014

PHeaSt Unites Philly’s Best Chefs and Growers for an Evening of Farm-Fresh Food, Friday, October 17

If you’re a fine food aficionado in Philadelphia, here’s an event you can’t miss. The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) brings back its popular culinary event, PHeaSt for the third year. From 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 17, the PHS warehouse at the Navy Yard will be transformed into a culinary fan’s dream. This […]

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October 14, 2014

Townsend Teams Up With South African Winemaker Ken Forrester For A One-Night-Only Wine Dinner, Monday, October 20

In its relatively short existence, Townsend on East Passyunk has made a name for itself as a wine-lovers’ restaurant with a serious beverage program courtesy of sommelier Lauren Harris. On Monday, October 20, the French-inspired bistro will cater to that demographic, with a special wine pairing dinner featuring the South African winemaker Ken Forrester. The […]

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October 13, 2014

Paris Bistro In Chestnut Hill Launches Le Buck-A-Shuck Lundi And Dinner Service Tonight, Monday, October 13

Starting tonight Monday, October 13, Al Paris’ eponymous Bistro enlivens the most neglected day of the week with brand new dinner service. Not only that, but the restaurant, bar and jazz cafe in the Chestnut Hill Hotel also now introduces Le-Buck-A-Shuck Lundi — that’s French for “reasonably priced oysters on a night when you are […]

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October 10, 2014

Go On The Taste Of Rittenhouse Food Crawl To Score Eats At Six Neighborhood Restaurants For $20, This Sunday, October 12

The Rittenhouse neighborhood was practically made for meandering, and this Sunday, October 12, you can ramble through Rittenhouse in the pursuit of one of the neighborhood’s other attributes: great food. Six Rittenhouse-area eateries have teamed up to host Taste of Rittenhouse, a casual food crawl and a sweet deal. For just $20 per person, scoop […]

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