- What do you get when you combine Steven Cook and Michael Solomonov of Zahav, Thomas Henneman and Bob Logue of BODHI Coffee, and Felicia D’Ambrosio, of GRID/Metro/City Paper? Why, Federal Donuts of course! Opening this Summer in Pennsport. Read more: Foobooz | Philly Insider | Meal Ticket
- Suddenly last month, Society Hill Hotel closed its doors forever. Left us wondering what would take over and, more importantly, how soon? Word on the street is that Billy Curry of Copabanana will be taking over.
According to a sign on the building, the working name is Havana Banana. My bad, that’s the name of the owners, the working name is The Monkey Bar & Restaurant. Hat tip to Phoodie.
- After a Winter hiatus, South Philly Foodie Meetup will hold its fourth dining out meetup tomorrow evening, March 9th, at the new Salt & Pepper on East Passyunk Avenue.
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