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June 4, 2014

Oyster House Celebrates Its 5th Birthday With Free Birthday Cake, Party Favors And A $5 Lobster Roll Slider, Today Beginning At Noon

Celebrate five-years of Oyster House, Center City’s well-loved seafood spot, with free birthday cake, party favors and $5 lobster roll sliders (!) beginning at noon (now!). The Sansom Street eatery, and the surrounding area, will be decked our with balloons, party hats and other festive decor in honor of its special day. To raise a […]

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March 17, 2014

Barren Hill Tavern And Brewery Hosts A Dr. Seuss Beer Dinner In Honor Of The Famed Writer’s 110th Birthday, This Wednesday, March 19

Update: The Dr. Seuss Beer Dinner has been canceled. In honor of the late, great Dr. Seuss’ 110th birthday, Barren Hill Tavern and Brewery in Lafayette Hill hosts a beer dinner this Wednesday, March 19 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dr. Seuss penned dozens of children’s books including well-loved stories like The Cat in the […]

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November 7, 2013

Deal Alert: Lobster Month Extended Through November At Route 6; Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House Gets In On The Action With A Lobster Month Promotion Of Their Own

Thanks to a lobster oversupply throughout New England, lobster prices are at an all-time low at a number of restaurants throughout the country. Both Route 6 and Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House are dishing out lobster at insanely low prices through the end of November. Stephen Starr’s Route 6 started this promotion at the beginning of […]

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October 15, 2013

Now Open: Headhouse Crab And Oyster Co. Welcomes Chef Mike Stollenwerk To Serve Up Clams, Crabs, Lobsters And More On South Street

Headhouse Crab and Oyster Co., a re-imagining of short-lived South Street seafooder Ralic’s on South, has quietly been flying under the radar with former Fish frontman, Chef Mike Stollenwerk at the helm for about two weeks. Now that he and his crew have their proverbial sea-legs steady beneath them, they’re ready for a closeup. Flanked […]

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August 22, 2013

Tonight Picks: Free Movie Screenings At Drexel Park, Schuylkill Banks And Penn’s Landing, Seafood Boil At Morgan’s Pier, Food Trucks At World Cafe, Diner En Blanc And More

With three outdoor movies on the schedule this evening and the Diner en Blanc pop-up dining phenomenon, we’d say it’s a perfect night for a picnic. Need some tips? Look to our picnicking in Philadelphia guide for neighborhood-based suggestions and the best places to pick up everything from six-packs of canned beer to bottles of […]

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August 20, 2013

Head To Route 6 Restaurant For Crab Wednesdays Featuring Discounted Maryland Blue Crabs And Pitchers Of Craft Beer

‘Tis the season for seafood, and you’re in for a real feast on Wednesday evenings at Route 6. Stephen Starr’s New England-style seafood house Route 6 aims to fulfill your seafood craving with a returning evening promotion, Crab Wednesdays. For just $7 a pop, enjoy jumbo Maryland blue crabs from 5 to 10 p.m. on […]

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August 19, 2013

Morgan’s Pier And Chef George Sabatino Host A Classic Summertime Seafood Boil This Thursday, August 22

With its sweet Delaware River waterfront views, scores of alfresco tables and epicurean picnic fare, Morgan’s Pier is an ideal outdoor dining destination. This Thursday, August 22, chef George Sabatino serves up a serious taste of summer with a one-night-only seafood boil supper. The prix-fixe dinner runs $35 per person (plus tax and gratuity) for […]

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August 8, 2013

Head To Johnny Brenda’s In Fishtown For A Kenzinger Clambake Featuring Fresh Seafood And Local Beer, This Saturday, August 10

Can’t make it to the beach this weekend? Craft-brew taproom and live-music hall Johnny Brenda’s brings the shore to Fishtown on Saturday, August 10, with its annual Kenzinger Clambake. From 4 to 8 p.m., come out to savor summer tastes with pints of ever-refreshing Kenzinger and a menu of raw oysters and clams, crab cakes […]

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July 18, 2013

Our Guide To Summer Night Dining Deals In And Around Philadelphia

Summer evenings bring a fair share of dining deals for folks looking for tasty options to pair with the balmy nights of July and August. Major dining discounts abound this summer in Philadelphia, so now is a better time than ever to get out there and try a new restaurant or visit an old favorite. […]

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July 10, 2013

Dig In To Oyster House’s Fresh And Affordable Summer Seafood Deals, Starting Tonight, Wednesday, July 10

Fresh seafood deals abound this summer (and always) at Oyster House. But on two noteworthy days of the week, seafood lovers are invited to truly treat their taste buds with an array of summertime seafood specials. Wednesday evenings welcome the return of Twin Lobster Dinners, a light meal for two (or a super-filling feast for […]

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