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March 21, 2014

Bring Your Appetite To Amada As It Hosts An All-You-Can-Eat Suckling Pig Feast, This Sunday, March 23

End the weekend with a full stomach as Jose Garces’ well-loved Spanish tapas spot, Amada, hosts a Suckling Pig Feast this Sunday, March 23. Stop by during one of two seatings — at 3:30 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. — for multiple courses of Spanish tapas and unlimited suckling pig that is slated to be hand-carved […]

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January 6, 2014

Chef Talk: Philadelphia’s Iron Chef Jose Garces Dishes On Favorite Restaurants, Best Markets, Secret Finds And More

[Philadelphia’s charms as an eating town are increasingly well known, but it’s also a city that harbors a fair number of hidden delights. Visit Philly asked five local food luminaries to share where they like to go on their off-hours, what they snack on late at night, their favorite low-cost meals and why they love […]

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August 12, 2013

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Mexican, Spanish, Central American, South American Dining In Philadelphia

Craving a tart margarita or spicy platter of mole poblano? Satisfy your urge for dishes hailing from Mexico, Spain, Central America, South America and beyond with a visit to one of the region’s many renowned Latin restaurants. From trendy Nuevo Latino restaurants in Center City to neighborhood stalwarts that have been serving up traditional delicacies […]

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May 7, 2013

Roundup: Celebrate Mother’s Day Across The City With Brunch, High Tea, Alfresco Fairs, Arts Events And More

Little-known fact: Mother’s Day was founded by Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia and first officially observed in 1908 to honor motherhood and family life during the early days of feminism. Supported by John Wannamaker, Mother’s Day was given federal recognition in 1914. In 2013, take time to honor the woman who brought you into the world […]

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February 11, 2013

Pig Out At Amada’s Three-Course Pork Dinner, Sunday, March 10

Treat yourself to some finger-licking-good food at Amada’s Pig Out event on Sunday, March 10. After being slow-cooked for 48 hours, their whole-roasted suckling pig will be served table side by the Chefs themselves. Guests will enjoy plenty of delicious tapas options served alongside the main course. Indulge in a variety of tapas items like […]

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February 5, 2013

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinners At Restaurants In Philadelphia

With a little more than a week to go before Valentine’s Day, now is the time to make a V-Day dinner reservation for you and that special someone. Restaurants across the city are offering special set-price, multi-course menus so you can make the evening’s meal one to remember. Below are some of our top picks […]

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December 14, 2012

Roundup: Top Picks For Where To Enjoy New Year’s Eve Dinner In Philadelphia

Ring in the New Year at Philadelphia’s top restaurants with dinner specials, festive celebrations and champagne toasts. This year is extra-flexible with the return of two sets of (free!) fireworks shows on the Delaware River Waterfront, at 6 p.m. and midnight. Enjoy the 6 p.m. show with kids, or not, followed by dinner and a […]

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August 22, 2012

Deal Feed: Amada And Chifa Introduce New Weekday Happy Hours With Food And Drink Specials Starting at $3

Happy hour in Philadelphia just got a bit happier. Two of Jose Garces’s most popular restaurants — Amada and Chifa — both recently launched brand new happy hours with great food and drink specials. Old City’s Amada is offering $5 Sangria, $6 wine, $8 cocktails and a selection of tapas specials ranging from $2.50 to […]

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March 8, 2012

Roundup Of Large Format Pig Dinners: Whole Roasted Suckling Pigs, Whole Roasted Pork Shoulders, Whole Roasted Pig’s Heads And More

Attention pork aficionados: this one is for you. If you’re looking for a place to go to enjoy a whole roasted suckling pig, you’re in luck. Philadelphia has a number of great restaurants that are now serving the signature dish, an awesome excuse to grab a group of friends for an indulgent dining experience. As […]

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February 27, 2012

Google Maps Now Taking You Inside Your Favorite Philadelphia Restaurants And Bars

View Larger Map Have you ever wanted to check out what a restaurant or bar looked like before actually visiting it? We certainly have. Enter Google Maps. Google Maps first unveiled Street View back in 2007, allowing people to see not just the address of where they were trying to go, but also what the […]

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