Hank’s Root Beer Cocktail Now Available at The American Pub
Booze / Center City / Cocktails

Hank’s Root Beer Cocktail Now Available at The American Pub

Two Philadelphia institutions, The American Pub and Hank’s Gourmet Beverages, have partnered up to give lovers of that cooling favorite, the Root Beer Float, a serious, adults-only, year-round alternative. Pub owner Jerry Connor and the mixologists at this City Hall-adjacent watering hole favored by politicos and business movers and shakers have employed Hank’s critically-acclaimed Root … Continue reading

Attico Rooftop Kitchen + Lounge Open for Dining & Drinking
Center City / Openings / Rooftops

Attico Rooftop Kitchen + Lounge Open for Dining & Drinking

Attico Rooftop Kitchen + Lounge, Center City Philadelphia’s newest rooftop garden and cocktail bar with some of the best views in the city, today unveiled its full menu of sophisticated small plates, light bites and craft cocktails. Overlooking Broad Street on the Avenue of the Arts, Attico sits 16 stories high atop The Cambria Hotel, offering patrons … Continue reading

$5 Lunch at Chris’ Jazz Cafe for One Week Only
Center City / Dining on a Dime / Lunch

$5 Lunch at Chris’ Jazz Cafe for One Week Only

Chris’ Jazz Café’s Chef/Owner Mark DeNinno has introduced a Customer Appreciation Week lunch menu to give back to the people who have helped to keep Philadelphia’s top jazz club in business for nearly 30 years. The menu, which is available from October 1 through the 5th at the restaurant located at 1421 Sansom Street, features … Continue reading

Preview of Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant in Center City
Beer / Breweries / Center City / Openings

Preview of Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant in Center City

By Amaris Pollock, special correspondent to Philly Grub Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant is bringing flavor to the city of Philadelphia by opening its newest location in Center City located at 1150 Market Street. While at the preview party hosted on Thursday evening, I was able to sample some of the menu offerings and craft … Continue reading

The Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia Celebrates National Root Beer Float Day
Center City / Food Holidays / Hotels

The Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia Celebrates National Root Beer Float Day

On Monday, August 6, The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia will celebrate National Root Beer Float Day by offering guests and visitors a complimentary root beer float in the lobby between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. They will be accepting donations for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®. Marriott International (a majority owner of The Ritz-Carlton) raises funds for Children’s … Continue reading

Porta Unveils Newly-Designed Mezzanine
Center City / Events / Pizza

Porta Unveils Newly-Designed Mezzanine

Porta Philadelphia is launching their newly designed second-floor Mezzanine with a preview party. On Tuesday, July 31, from 7 to 9 p.m., Porta invites you to celebrate “A Night on the Mezzanine”. This first look at the Mezzanine is free to attend and includes passed wine, hors d’oeuvres, and live entertainment. Cocktails will be provided … Continue reading

Free Samples of Hank’s Root Beer Shake Float at Bassett’s Ice Cream
Beverages / Center City / Collaborations

Free Samples of Hank’s Root Beer Shake Float at Bassett’s Ice Cream

Iconic Philadelphia-based brands Hank’s Gourmet Beverages and Bassett’s Ice Cream have partnered to create an amazing new treat called the Hank’s Root Beer Shake Float. On Tuesday, July 31 between 1:45 and 3:30 PM, they will be offering free samples of the new cool beverage at the Bassetts location in the Reading Terminal Market located at 51 North 12th Street. Hank’s Root … Continue reading

Celebrate National Gelato Day at Gran Caffe L’Aquila
Center City / Ice Cream / Italian

Celebrate National Gelato Day at Gran Caffe L’Aquila

National Gelato Day is this Saturday (July 21) and it will be observed at Gran Caffe L’Aquila with a very American spin. International Gelato Champion Stefano Biasini, a partner at Gran Caffe L’Aquila, will introducte his all new Fresh Baked Apple Pie infused gelato. Between 2:00-4:00 PM, Stefano will be hosting a FREE Gelato sampling right in … Continue reading

Enjoy a Delicious New BurgerFi Chicken Avocado BLT and donate to a great cause too!
Burgers / Center City

Enjoy a Delicious New BurgerFi Chicken Avocado BLT and donate to a great cause too!

By Amaris Pollock, special correspondent to Philly Grub BurgerFi served a brand-new sandwich concept for the first time in its history! The awesome new Chicken Avocado BLT was launched on July 2nd, 2018.  As with all of their food offerings, they make the sandwich made-to-order with meats that are fresh and never frozen. I was … Continue reading

Bank & Bourbon Hosts 4th Annual Bourbon Bash
Booze / Center City / Events

Bank & Bourbon Hosts 4th Annual Bourbon Bash

Bourbon Bash returns for a 4th year at Bank & Bourbon inside Loews Hotel Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17th between 6:00 and 9:00 PM. Executive Chef Thomas Harkins will be preparing some of his signature dishes including Corn Cakes with Tomato Marmalade, Beef Tartare on Crispy Fingerling Potato and Crab Fritters with Spicy Remoulade. Guests will also … Continue reading