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

Tiffany’s Bakery to Launch New “DOYO®” Donut on National Donut Day (June 4)
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Center City / Donuts

Tiffany’s Bakery to Launch New “DOYO®” Donut on National Donut Day (June 4)

Get ready to add “DOYO®” to the list of Philly phrases that have become synonymous with the city. Pronounced dough-yo, this unique donut is the latest offering from Center City-based Tiffany’s Bakery and might just be the best donut you’ve ever had. It’ll be available on June 4 which is National Donut Day! What makes … Continue reading

Center City District Restaurant Week Returns May 17-28
Center City / Restaurant Weeks

Center City District Restaurant Week Returns May 17-28

Center City District Restaurant Week returns from May 17-28, 2021. Whether you feel more comfortable dining out or taking home, support your favorite Center City businesses to help restore jobs during CCD Restaurant Week. Center City restaurants are offering multi-course prix fixe lunches for $20 and dinners for $35 to enjoy indoors or outdoors at the restaurant … Continue reading

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop Franchisee Plans Philadelphia Area Expansion
Center City / Chain Restaurants / Sandwiches

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop Franchisee Plans Philadelphia Area Expansion

Chris Shimer, 36, had a fantastic career as an electrical engineer at a nuclear power plant. He rose through the ranks into supervisory and managerial positions. But after nearly 15 years, something wasn’t sitting right with him. He felt the encroachment of burnout from working all of the time and knew something had to change. … Continue reading

Chris’ Jazz Café Launches GoFundMe to Save the Iconic Philadelphia Jazz Club from Closure
Center City / Fundraisers / Southern Food

Chris’ Jazz Café Launches GoFundMe to Save the Iconic Philadelphia Jazz Club from Closure

I’m publishing this press release because hubby and I are huge fans of jazz and we ADORE Chris’ Jazz Cafe in Center City. If you recall, we took in an amazing dinner and show a couple of years ago which featured local jazz legend Pat Martino. We have been catching the livestreams as often as … Continue reading

Vesper Center City Pivots, Starts Up We Cooked for Chef-Prepared Meals
Center City / COVID-19

Vesper Center City Pivots, Starts Up We Cooked for Chef-Prepared Meals

By now, most restaurants in the city have switched to offering delivery or curbside pickup during this abnormal time. Glu Hospitality rose to the occasion by creating a whole new food and beer service that they are operating through Vesper Center City’s kitchen. We Cooked bills itself as chef-driven culinary service providing affordable, gourmet meals … Continue reading