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March 4, 2014

Chestnut Hill Dishes Up Lunch And Dinner Deals All Month Long As Part Of Restaurant Month, Sundays Through Thursdays Through March 31

Chestnut Hill welcomes March with open arms with the annual Chestnut Hill Restaurant Month, running all the way through the end of the month. Every Sunday through Thursday through March 31, visit any number of the 24 participating restaurants for lunch and/or dinner deals. Dinner rings in at $25 per person and lunch costs $15 […]

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December 11, 2013

Roundup: Top Picks For Christmas Eve And Christmas Day Dinners In The Philadelphia Region For 2013

[This holiday season, let Uwishunu be your merry guide. From brilliant lights and must-see attractions to festive events and jolly good times, check out our daily updates on holiday happenings in Philadelphia right here.] The holiday season is full of gift wrapping, cocktail parties, cookie swaps, tree cutting and nights of home decorating. Save some […]

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October 3, 2013

The Chestnut Hill Fall For The Arts Festival Returns This Sunday, October 6 Taking Over Six Blocks Of Historic Germantown Avenue With Food, Drink, Music, Shopping And More

The quaint neighborhood of Chestnut Hill kicks-off October with the first of numerous festivals it has coming down the pipeline this month (enter Harry Potter Weekend). The Chestnut Hill Fall for the Arts Festival returns to the cobblestone streets of the town on Sunday, October 6 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for a full […]

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February 16, 2012

GQ Magazine Names Mica As One Of The 10 Best New Restaurants In The Country, And Tashan As Home To One Of The 5 Best Dishes Of The Year

Huge news for Chef Chip Roman: the March issue GQ Magazine just named his Chestnut Hill restaurant Mica as one of the 10 Best New Restaurants in the entire country! Mica is only 13 months old, and has already nailed accolades like Food & Wine’s Top 10 Restaurant Dishes of 2011. Chef Roman was allowed to pick another Philly spot to recommend and his choice was the equally decorated The Farm and Fisherman BYOB. But that’s not all. Tashan on South Broad made Alan Richman’s list of 5 Best Dishes of the Year for its Naga Beef Sümi. [GQ]

January 31, 2012

Roundup: Our Guide To Restaurants In Philadelphia With Chef’s Tables And/Or Chef’s Counters

Philadelphia’s amazing restaurant scene never fails to deliver a special experience to diners, but one way to truly take your dining experience to the next level is to indulge in a dinner at one of the handful of chef’s tables that select Philadelphia restaurants offer. What is a chef’s table? A chef’s table is typically […]

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November 30, 2011

Chestnut Hill’s Mica Joins In The Charles Dickens Festivities With A Special Dickens-Inspired Menu Available Throughout December

In case you hadn’t heard, the 200th birthday of beloved author Charles Dickens is eminent, and Philadelphia is celebrating hard-core. There’s the Free Library’s year-long celebration, plus Narberth’s Dickens Festival. Now Chef Chip Roman’s Mica in Chestnut Hill is getting into the Dickensian spirit with a special three-course Dickens-inspired dinner menu available Sunday through Thursday […]

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November 16, 2011

Mica’s Artichoke Agnolotti Makes Food & Wine’s Top 10 Restaurant Dishes Of 2011

When we first noticed that Chip Roman’s Mica was included in Food & Wine’s just-released list of the Top 10 Restaurant Dishes of 2011, we were hugely impressed and excited. Then we let it gestate and realized… this is a really big deal. Mica is only 10 months old, and it’s only young Chip Roman’s […]

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