Dolce Italian Launches Summer Rosé Flight
Center City / Wine

Dolce Italian Launches Summer Rosé Flight

In celebration of the summer season, Dolce Italian at the W Hotel Philadelphia (1437 Chestnut Street) has launched a delicious and refreshing rosé wine flight.  Beat the heat by sipping on the three unique rosés and indulge in Italian favorites (hand crafted pastas, Neapolitan pizzas and more) – perfect for a happy hour celebration or … Continue reading

Outdoor Spaces: Assembly Rooftop Lounge at The Logan Hotel
Center City / Outdoor Spaces / Rooftops

Outdoor Spaces: Assembly Rooftop Lounge at The Logan Hotel

Philadelphia rooftop bars and lounges are a great way to be outside but away from the hustle and bustle of the streets below. Assembly Rooftop Lounge, located in The Logan Hotel at 1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, features an outdoor oasis nine floors up overlooking Logan Circle with panoramic views of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, City … Continue reading

The Balcony Bar at The Kimmel Center returns with Stunning Views, Summer Sips, and Lite Bites
Center City / Happy Hour

The Balcony Bar at The Kimmel Center returns with Stunning Views, Summer Sips, and Lite Bites

The Kimmel Cultural Campus, Chef Jose Garces and Garces Events are pleased to announce the return of Balcony Bar at The Kimmel. Starting June 15th, The Balcony Bar will feature the city’s most breath-taking views each and every Wednesday, from 4:30pm to 7:00pm, for Center City SIPS. The pop-up space, located on the second-tier balcony … Continue reading

Aqimero to Debut Pop-Up Rosé Garden
Center City / Pop Ups / Wine

Aqimero to Debut Pop-Up Rosé Garden

Aqimero, the Latin-inspired restaurant by Chef Richard Sandoval in Philadelphia, has announced the launch of its first-ever summer indoor pop-up Rosé Garden, opening Friday, May 20, 2022. The Rosé Garden is designed to be a multisensory experience, transporting guests to the seaside of Mexico’s Baja Coast as they sit underneath a canopy of bougainvillea enjoying a crisp … Continue reading

Pinefish in Philadelphia is now closed and relocated to Conshohocken as Fayette Street Oyster House
Center City / Conshohocken / Openings / Philly Restaurant Closings

Pinefish in Philadelphia is now closed and relocated to Conshohocken as Fayette Street Oyster House

I am bereft to report that Pinefish in Center City is now closed. I just saw them update their social media. As they are promoting the opening of a new restaurant, Fayette Street Oyster House in Conshohocken, they casually announced that the Philadelphia restaurant is now closed. In fact, when you try to visit the … Continue reading

W Hotel Appoints New Executive Chef, Launches Aperitivo Hour at Dolce Italian
Center City / Chefs / Happy Hour / Hotels

W Hotel Appoints New Executive Chef, Launches Aperitivo Hour at Dolce Italian

Dolce Italian and The W Hotel are pleased to announce the appointment of a talented new Executive Chef, Gerron Douglas, who now spearheads all food operations within both the W Hotel and Dolce Italian restaurant. Additionally, under Chef Gerron, Dolce Italian has launched a new Aperitivo Hour (Italian style happy hour) menu. As Executive Chef, … Continue reading

New Chef and New Menu Items at Sabroso + Sorbo at The Notary Hotel
Center City / Chefs / Hotels / Menus / Spanish

New Chef and New Menu Items at Sabroso + Sorbo at The Notary Hotel

Sabroso + Sorbo is the exciting Spanish tapas restaurant inside The Notary Hotel by Marriott Bonvoy, located at 21 North Juniper Street in Center City. They recently announced a new chef and new menu items. The hotel opened its doors in July 2019 in the former City Hall Annex at Penn Square. The historic 1920s era building, … Continue reading

Aqimero Launches Honey-Centric Menu for Help Save the Bees Campaign
Center City

Aqimero Launches Honey-Centric Menu for Help Save the Bees Campaign

Aqimero by Chef Richard Sandoval, located inside of the Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia, is excited to announce the launch of its Viva Abejas campaign this spring. Viva Abejas, meaning “long live bees” in Spanish, celebrates Earth and the significance of bees to the food cycle. One in every three bites of food depends on bees for pollination. … Continue reading

🍕 Good Luck Pizza Co. Opens in Center City
Center City / Openings / Pizza

🍕 Good Luck Pizza Co. Opens in Center City

Marcie Turney & Valerie Safran’s Good Luck Pizza Co. is located in what was formerly Jamonera at 105 S. 13th Street. It had been operating as a pick-up and delivery only concept for a while, but it is now open for in-house dining. Good Luck’s thick crust is made light and crispy through a high … Continue reading

Jamón Ibérico de Bellota Ham Carving at A Taste of Spain in Reading Terminal Market
Center City / Spanish

Jamón Ibérico de Bellota Ham Carving at A Taste of Spain in Reading Terminal Market

To celebrate its second anniversary, A Taste of Spain is honored to welcome master carver Raul Garrido from Cinco Jotas to its store in the Reading Terminal Market this Friday, December 17 from 12 pm to 2 pm.   Truly a carving artist, Raul will be slicing and serving samples of 100% Jamón Ibérico de Bellota, … Continue reading