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July 29, 2014

The Rittenhouse Row Culinary Collective Presents Four Nights Of Distinctive Dining Events And Special Menus, August 4-7

In a city built on independence, it’s only natural that a new dining event series should have very few restrictions and nearly infinite options. Monday, August 4 through Thursday, August 7, a collection of Rittenhouse Square-area restaurants have banded together to present the Rittenhouse Row Culinary Collective, a four-day offering of varied dinners and tasting […]

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June 7, 2013

Philadelphia Neighborhoods: Our Guide To The Restaurants, Bars, Markets And Cafes In The Graduate Hospital Neighborhood Of Philadelphia

[This spring, Visit Philly launched a new effort to promote 14 different neighborhoods surrounding Center City Philadelphia. With our new complementary "Philadelphia Neighborhoods" post series, Uwishunu is teaming up with Visit Philly to promote all the awesome dining, shopping, arts, nightlife, events and more within Philly's many exciting neighborhoods.] This weekend, the annual Odunde Festival […]

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November 13, 2012

Meritage To Host A “Curry Showdown” Dinner, Wednesday, November 14

Join the crew of Meritage this Wednesday evening, November 14 for a special Curry Showdown. Chef Anne Coll has challenged her kitchen crew to see who can make the best curry dish. You get to decide. Will it be Sous Chef Adam Ratmoko, using his Indonesian background to take on Muhgul Curried Berkshire Pork Carnitas? Chef de Partie Julia Resnitsky, who learned Indian cooking from her mother-in-law and will make Kashmiri Red Lamb Curry? Or Chef Coll, doing her signature “white girl” Kaffir Lime Curry Seafood Pot? You decide. Call (215) 985-1922 for reservations. [Meritage]

September 11, 2012

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Rosh Hashanah Menus At Restaurants In Philadelphia

Philadelphia restaurants are celebrating the first Jewish High Holiday of 2012 in high spirits, with special prix-fixe menus and specials on tap. Looking to celebrate the Jewish New Year without the dish duty? Check out our top picks for Rosh Hashanah dinner at restaurants in Philadelphia, below. L’Shana Tova 5773! • Supper: On Sunday, September […]

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August 22, 2012

Tonight Picks: Second To Last Center City Sips, Philadelphia Weekly Concert In Rittenhouse Square, “Wine Down Wednesday” At Spiga, Penn Museum Concert And More

[Summer nights in Philadelphia are always action-packed, and we want to help you cherry-pick from all the events and activities going on. On certain days that promise particularly bustling evenings, we round up our selections for the most can't-miss pursuits with which to fill your schedule. See you out there!] • Our Top Picks For […]

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August 22, 2012

Meritage To Offer A Lobster Tasting Menu Starting Tonight, Wednesday, August 22 Through Friday, August 24

Located a few blocks from Rittenhouse Square, Meritage restaurant is offering a Lobster Tasting Menu for $39 per person tonight, Wednesday, August 22, through Friday, August 24. From amuse bouche to dessert, the menu offers a delicious taste of summer with plates like lobster bisque, lobster roll with sungold tomato salad and lobster and apple fritters. Browse the full five-course menu here. There’s an optional wine pairing for $20 if you want to round out your meal. Heads up, drivers: there is discounted parking at Park Safe on Lombard between 20th and 21st Streets. [Meritage]

July 25, 2012

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Olympic Specials And Where To Watch The London Games In Philadelphia

Whether you’re a true Anglophile or die-hard Team USA, the 2012 Summer Olympics opening in London on Friday promises two weeks of exciting competition. Your favorite sports bars, pubs, restaurants and even boutiques are getting into the Olympic spirit. Cheer on your favorite athletes and teams with great events and specials happening throughout the city, […]

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April 5, 2012

Meritage Brings Back Korean Fried Chicken And Pairs It With $5 Sapporo Cans Every Thursday, Starting Tonight

That twice-fried, sticky-sweet Korean fried chicken goodness is coming back to Meritage on Thursdays, starting tonight. Chef Anne Coll will be serving her “high class” K.F.C. (Korean Fried Chicken) alongside $5 cans of Sapporo and Korean Short Rib Tacos every Thursday evening. The free-range fried chicken, which is marinated in sesame, garlic, ginger and onion […]

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February 13, 2012

Meritage To Launch Meatless Tuesdays Beginning February 21

Almost everyone has at least one vegetarian friend that, when dining out, is often stuck with an order of steamed vegetables. Now you can treat that friend (and your own taste buds) at Meritage on Meatless Tuesdays. Every Tuesday starting February 21, Meritage will offer a $35 per person vegan tasting menu as well as […]

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February 3, 2012

Roundup: In Honor Of The Super Bowl (And Today’s Wing Bowl), Our Top Picks For Awesome Wings In Philadelphia

So the Super Bowl is this weekend. And we thought it made for an appropriate time to bring you a new roundup of places to go for great wings around the city. Also, in case you didn’t hear, today, February 3, marks the 20th anniversary of a little event called the Wing Bowl, the annual […]

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