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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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August 28, 2014

More Love For Philly’s Food Scene: East Passyunk’s Restaurants Receives Dining Nods From USA Today

The East Passyunk neighborhood continues to bring in the accolades as USA Today toasts the neighborhood’s killer dining scene in a piece from August 26 entitled Philly’s Passyunk Ave. Evolves into Dining Destination. USA Today’s Robert DiGiacomo put the spotlight on some of the neighborhood’s best restaurants while also mentioning its Italian history and the […]

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May 21, 2014

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish Admission At The Art Museum And NMAJH, Opening Day For Singing Fountain Farmers’ Market, Morimoto Taco Collaboration At Sancho Pistola’s And More

It’s the last pay-what-you-wish Wednesday to check out the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s marquee exhibition, Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910, which closes its doors on Monday, May 26. Check out the once in a lifetime exhibition while exploring the museum after-hours and taking part in a variety of themed […]

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February 20, 2014

Our Guide To East Passyunk Restaurant Week, Returning With Deals At 24 Restaurants Throughout The Neighborhood Corridor, February 23-March 1

Have you dined on East Passyunk Avenue’s restaurant row recently? If not, now’s the time to make a reservation and head to South Philly. This Sunday, February 23, East Passyunk Restaurant Week returns for its second year with deals on meals at 24 participating restaurants through Saturday, March 1. Depending on the restaurant, the tab […]

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December 3, 2013

East Passyunk Spreads Holiday Cheer With Craft Beer And Festive Cocktails At Its Spirits & Suds With Santa Bar Crawl, Wednesday, December 11

What better way to ring in the holidays than with a seasonal craft beer or holiday cocktail in hand? Just a week after East Passyunk Avenue decks its halls with a Christmas tree lighting at the neighborhood’s iconic Singing Fountain and dresses the avenue with additional holiday decor, the 21-plus crowd is invited out for […]

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October 8, 2013

More Love For Philly’s Food Scene: Food And Wine Magazine’s Restaurant Editor Heaps Praise On The Philadelphia Dining Landscape

It’s no secret to us that Philadelphia’s culinary landscape is broader and better than ever — and now word is spreading far and wide with the help of the brand-new November 2013 issue of Food & Wine magazine. In I ♥ Philadelphia, Food & Wine restaurant editor Kate Krader admits to not giving Philadelphia restaurants […]

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June 6, 2013

Roundup: Our Picks For Philadelphia’s Best Breezy Outdoor Beer Gardens

In the dog days of summer there is nothing quite like the big picnic tables and extensive brew selections at open-air beer gardens. We have compiled a list of the city’s beer gardens, all boasting vast beer selections and festive outdoor seating. While we may have dubbed 2012 (and 2011) the summer of the beer […]

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April 12, 2013

Spend Your Saturday On East Passyunk Avenue At The Largest Second Saturday Event Ever, Saturday, April 13

What comes after First Friday? Second Saturday, of course! Luckily for us, April’s second Saturday is set for this weekend, April 13. Immediately following some blockbuster press from Food and Wine magazine, East Passyunk Avenue presents its largest second Saturday event ever. All day long, shops, restaurants, bars, salons and galleries celebrate second Saturday with […]

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February 5, 2013

Indulge In The Great Food Of East Passyunk At Their First-Ever Restaurant Week, Sunday, February 24-Saturday, March 2

Center City district’s restaurant week may be over for the winter, but we have exciting news… East Passyunk is serving up the tastes of South Philly at their first-ever restaurant week. East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District is providing hungry attendees with their choice of a tasty meal at 21 participating restaurants. Depending on the […]

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February 4, 2013

Philadelphia And Our Great Chefs Recently Snagged A Write-Up In The Washington Post

It’s no secret that Philadelphia’s food scene is bigger than ever and media in other cities have taken notice. In early January, Philadelphia secured a spot in the New York Times travel section and just recently, The Washington Post wrote about our fair city and its fine food. Robert DiGiacomo ate his way through Philadelphia […]

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