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October 14, 2014

OktoberFestivus Takes Over Franklin Square With A Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Spooky Mini Golf And More, Saturday, October 18, 5-10 P.M.

Historic Philadelphia’s charming family-friendly playground Franklin Square generally draws kids, history buffs and lovers of SquareBurger’s signature Cake Shakes. This Saturday, October 18, though, fans of beer gardens and food trucks should report to the historic park for OktoberFestivus, an evening-long beer-fueled bash from 5 to 10 p.m. More than half a dozen of Philly’s […]

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June 23, 2014

Rittenhouse Square’s Boutique Steakhouse Barclay Prime Launches A Summer of Rosé, Thursday, June 26

A rosé by any other name is not a white zinfandel. Now that the season for pink wine has officially begun, Barclay Prime is rolling out a long list of dry and refreshing vintages that are perfect for hot summer nights. Starting this Thursday, June 26, the available offerings will include rosés from around the […]

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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 11, 2013

Insane Deal Alert: October AND Now November Are Lobster Months At Route 6 – Enjoy Half-Price Lobster Dishes All Month Long

UPDATE, October 30, 2013: Awesome News Alert — Due to the overwhelming response to and success of the below Lobster Month promotion during the month of October, Starr Restaurant Organization has decided to extend the Lobster Mania at Route 6 for one entire more month, so now you can enjoy (almost) half-price lobster dishes* for […]

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August 7, 2013

New Washington Square Eatery Talula’s Daily Launches Its Evening Supper Service Next Week, Tuesday, August 13

The much-anticipated Talula’s Daily opened just a couple weeks ago, ready to serve the Washington Square neighborhood. With the come-as-you-are cafe and market, restaurateurs Aimee Olexy and Stephen Starr, her partner in the venture, bring the same high quality of fare diners have come to associate with the moniker “Talula,” but in a far more […]

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July 24, 2013

Now Open: Talula’s Daily Market And All-Day Cafe Opens Its Doors On Washington Square Today, Wednesday, July 24

As of today, the much-anticipated Talula’s Daily market and eatery is open and ready to feed the Washington Square neighborhood. Mere steps from Talula’s Garden, the first joint venture from restaurateurs Aimee Olexy and Stephen Starr, Talula’s Daily is the second partnership for Olexy and Starr and the third member of the Talula’s family, which […]

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June 7, 2013

Roundup: New And Notable Restaurants On The Philadelphia Dining Scene To Add To Your Must-Try List This Summer

Summer in Philadelphia means more than baseball and brews: It also means brand-new BYOBs, gastropubs, a beer garden, a raw bar, a noodle bar and more. Among the crowd of new culinary destinations are a number of second and third acts by some of the region’s hottest restaurateurs. And, as is appropriate in the warm […]

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January 18, 2013

Pizzeria Stella Presents Pizza Week, Offering Antipasti Or Salad, Pizza And Gelato For $30, January 20-25 And January 27-February 1

Pizzeria Stella, Stephen Starr’s pizza joint is providing Philadelphia with a counter restaurant week offer full of pizza and other goodies. Pizza Week is back by popular demand. The popular feature presents guests with three delicious courses and a beverage for only $30. Guests have their choice of soup, salad or antipasti for their first […]

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January 3, 2013

Pod Introduces A Late-Night Happy Hour And Refreshed Dinner Menu

Exciting news for all the night owls out there: Philadelphia is continuing to live up to its late-night capital of the United States reputation, appointed by Esquire a few months back. Stephen Starr’s Pod in University City is now joining the late-night ranks, offering a new late-night happy hour from 9 p.m.-close, Sunday through Thursday. […]

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December 19, 2012

Celebrate New Year’s Eve In Fishtown With Adjacent Parties At Fette Sau And Frankford Hall

Fishtown’s getting festive this New Year’s Eve. Next-door restaurants Fette Sau and Frankford Hall, both under the Starr Restaurant Organization umbrella, will be hosting New Year’s shindigs fun enough worth bouncing back and forth between. Here’s the scoop: Fette Sau Want some barbecue with your New Year’s Eve? Fishtown’s newest BBQ joint, a transplant from […]

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