BBQ Sauce Competition at Dilworth Park’s All American BBQ
BBQ / Center City / Food Competitions

BBQ Sauce Competition at Dilworth Park’s All American BBQ

It wouldn’t be a summer barbecue without some friendly competition and great food. On Saturday, June 24th, the All-American BBQ at Dilworth Park is bringing the heat with a BBQ Sauce cook-off! Seven of Brûlée Catering’s chefs and cooks will be facing off in the ultimate battle to see who can make the most mouthwatering BBQ sauce … Continue reading

Celebrate Summer Solstice with a Free Hot Dog or Hamburger from Postmates
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Celebrate Summer Solstice with a Free Hot Dog or Hamburger from Postmates

  The NationalToday.com / Postmates Summer Solstice Study recently found that hamburgers narrowly beat hot dogs as America’s favorite summer food. Uh, duh! As a result, Postmates is delivering free hamburgers or hot dogs to residents of Philadelphia (and 100+ other cities) who download Postmates and order throughout the first week of summer (Tuesday, June 20 through Sunday, June … Continue reading

Jet Wine Bar Launches Brunch
Brunch / South Street

Jet Wine Bar Launches Brunch

Jet Wine Bar, Philadelphia’s “global vineyard,” is excited to announce the launch of a new brunch program from Chef Yasi Sapp – available every Saturday and Sunday from 11am-4pm. Chef Yasi Sapp joined the Jet Wine Bar team earlier this year. Chef Sapp quickly embraced the wine bar’s small plate-focused menu and began creating inspired … Continue reading

Loews Philadelphia Hotel Opens Cross-Country “Pop-Up” Bar and Historic Cocktail Library
Booze / Cocktails / Events

Loews Philadelphia Hotel Opens Cross-Country “Pop-Up” Bar and Historic Cocktail Library

Loews Hotels’ exclusive new traveling “pop-up” experience, The Traveller Bar, is now officially open at Bank & Bourbon (corner of Market & 12th) at Loews Philadelphia Hotel until the fourth of July. Constructed from an old elevator car, The Traveller Bar features eight classic cocktails traditionally handcrafted by expert mixologists, such the Gin Fix, Whiskey … Continue reading

Le Bec-Fin is Alive at Walnut Hill College
Chefs / Fine Dining / Reviews

Le Bec-Fin is Alive at Walnut Hill College

UPDATE: The Restaurant at Walnut Hill College is now French Bistro Perrier. Marc Vetri lamented that he missed Le Bec-Fin in last week’s Behind the Line Philly Mag article. Le Bec-Fin is still very much alive (at least in theory) at Walnut Hill College where “King” Georges Perrier is Master in Residence. In his new role … Continue reading

Grubspotting: The Cereal Killer Popclair™ at Craftsman Row Saloon
Jeweler's Row / Sweets

Grubspotting: The Cereal Killer Popclair™ at Craftsman Row Saloon

Take a look at this AMAZING pastry at Craftsman Row Saloon! Please, somebody, be brave and try this sugar-laden concoction for me! View this post on Instagram Introducing: The Cereal Killer Popclair™ get em while they last! Artisan tart-eclair hybrid pastry. Piped local vanilla ice cream with Lucky Charms, Frosted Flakes, and Captain Crunch! Open … Continue reading

True Food Kitchen Opening Soon in King of Prussia
King of Prussia

True Food Kitchen Opening Soon in King of Prussia

True Food Kitchen, famed restaurant brand from Fox Restaurant Concepts founder Sam Fox and integrative medicine expert and author Dr. Andrew Weil, is set to open on July 19 in King of Prussia. Located just outside the King of Prussia Mall at 239 Mall Blvd., the 7,000-square-foot health-driven restaurant will make its Pennsylvania debut with its signature … Continue reading

Free Insomnia Cookie for Dear Old Dad on Father’s Day
Baked Goods / Free / Holidays

Free Insomnia Cookie for Dear Old Dad on Father’s Day

Insomnia Cookies is honoring Father’s Day nationwide by offering one free traditional cookie with any purchase. In order to receive this promotion, customers either have to bring their dad, dress like a dad, or tell a dad joke that sends the staff into incurable laughter. Insomnia has 7 locations in Philadelphia. Marilyn JohnsonFood enthusiast. Travel … Continue reading

White Dog Wayne Offers New Large Shareable Summer Cocktails
Cocktails / Main Line

White Dog Wayne Offers New Large Shareable Summer Cocktails

It is absolutely no secret by now that I love my cocktails. I love them even better when I’m out with my hubby or with a few friends. So when I heard about White Dog Wayne’s shareable summer cocktails, I got excited and wanted to share with you! The White Dog Cafe Wayne’s Patio Punches, as … Continue reading

Shorespotting: Seafood Week in Atlantic City
Atlantic City / Shorespotting

Shorespotting: Seafood Week in Atlantic City

Since summer is practically here, I’m going to start a new series called Shorespotting. Food news, events, and more down the Shore. I’m going to rely on my contacts and READERS LIKE YOU to keep me in the know. Got a shore tip? Click here to contact me or email phillygrub@gmail.com. Let’s start with Seafood … Continue reading