MANNA’s signature fundraiser “Main Course” returns on September 15th
Events / Fundraisers

MANNA’s signature fundraiser “Main Course” returns on September 15th

On Thursday, September 15 the Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA) will host their annual premier event, Main Course, at Water Works by Cescaphe. In partnership with MANNA, Chef Chair Jen Carroll of Carroll Couture Cuisine, and James Beard award finalist and Chef Advisor Eli Kulp of High Street Hospitality will present some of Philadelphia’s best chefs and restaurants.  During this one-night-only event, guests will enjoy an outstanding offering of Philadelphia’s finest cuisine, all while benefitting … Continue reading

OneZo Bubble Tea opens boba tea shop in West Chester
Bubble Tea / Openings / West Chester PA

OneZo Bubble Tea opens boba tea shop in West Chester

The bubble tea trend has swept into Chester County. OneZo Bubble Tea brought the “Art of Boba” to downtown West Chester at 555 East Gay Street (#28) when it opened on July 31st. The boba tea shop offers a variety of milk teas, fruit teas, brown sugar boba tea, cheese foam drinks, yogurt drinks, smoothies, … Continue reading

Book Nook: Lost Restaurants of Philadelphia by Amy Strauss
Books / Local Authors

Book Nook: Lost Restaurants of Philadelphia by Amy Strauss

Long before Philadelphia’s food scene was splashed on covers of Bon Appétit and local establishments garnered accolades like “America’s best restaurant,” culinary pioneers set the city’s restaurant industry ablaze. Frenchman Georges Perrier brought the city the highest, most respected opulence, Le Bec-Fin, for forty years running. The ultimate seafood institute, Old Original Bookbinder’s, held the … Continue reading

Celebrate National Filet Mignon and Prosecco Day at Urban Farmer
Seafood / Steak / Steakhouses / Wine

Celebrate National Filet Mignon and Prosecco Day at Urban Farmer

In celebration of National Filet Mignon Day AND National Prosecco Day both falling on Saturday, August 13, Urban Farmer Philadelphia, the rural-chic farm-to-table mainstay located in historic Logan Square, is serving up an exquisite dinner special starting on Friday, August 12, through Sunday, August 15. Known for his bold and inventive culinary takes, Executive Chef Sonny Ingui is delivering his twist on the concept of surf … Continue reading

Former Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin Launching New Zine in Philadelphia
Chefs / Events / Philly Food Women

Former Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin Launching New Zine in Philadelphia

Former Food & Wine editor Dana Cowin is coming to Philadelphia to launch the Speaking Broadly zine, a new publication amplifying women at the intersection of creativity, sustainability, and food. The launch tour will include two stops where there will be panel discussions with some of Philadelphia’s leading culinary ladies. First, on Monday, August 15th, the Philadelphia … Continue reading

Jet Wine Bar Launches First Ever Late-Night Happy Hour, Extends Hours
Menus / South Street West / Wine Bar

Jet Wine Bar Launches First Ever Late-Night Happy Hour, Extends Hours

Jet Wine Bar, Philadelphia’s “global vineyard” and South Street’s urban oasis, is thrilled to announce the launch of its first-ever late-night happy hour, offered every Wednesday through Saturday from 8 – 10 pm, in addition to happy hour on Sunday from 2 – 4 pm, with drink specials spanning house wine, select beer, cocktails such … Continue reading

What’s New at Rex at The Royal
Graduate Hospital / Menus / South Street West

What’s New at Rex at The Royal

Rex at The Royal, Philadelphia’s home for elevated Lowcountry fare housed in the historic and newly rejuvenated Royal Theater, and recently celebrated in Philadelphia Magazine’s list of 50 Best Restaurants and Best of Philly™, is thrilled to announce a spate of new menu items including Carolina Hot Dip, Snow Crab Salad, the Royal Seafood Plateau, and much more. The expanded menu is now … Continue reading

Colanzi’s Moira’mensing Cafe in South Philadelphia is now open
All Day Cafe / Openings / South Philadelphia

Colanzi’s Moira’mensing Cafe in South Philadelphia is now open

Colanzi’s Moira’mensing Cafe is open for business. The former Colanzi’s Bar at 1301 West Moyamensing Avenue in South Philadelphia has been revamped and is now an all-day cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The family-friendly dining spot features brick oven pizza (including breakfast pizzas!), sandwiches, homemade soup, breakfast sandwiches, smoothies, desserts, a coffee bar, and … Continue reading

Milk Jawn Opens this Friday on East Passyunk Avenue
East Passyunk / Ice Cream / Openings

Milk Jawn Opens this Friday on East Passyunk Avenue

Philadelphia, PA — Philly’s newest scoop shop is finally ready to open its doors, as Milk Jawn, the beloved, award-winning local ice cream brand is opening its first brick & mortar location on Friday, August 5th at 1439 East Passyunk Avenue (the corner of East Passyunk Ave.and Dickinson Street). The business will open with a giveaway, offering free cups of … Continue reading

City Winery Philadelphia to host Tropical Cocktail Making Class 🍹
Center City / Cocktails / Wine Bar

City Winery Philadelphia to host Tropical Cocktail Making Class 🍹

Take your bartending skills to the next level with City Winery’s Bartending 101 series. Enjoy the night learning about different cocktails and spirits as you take on three different tropical cocktail recipes to enjoy this summer, with basic bartending knowledge explained throughout the class. The tropical cocktail making class will take place on Tuesday, August … Continue reading