Chef Randy Rucker and Chef Eli Collins Dinner Collaboration
Chefs / East Passyunk / Tasting Menus

Chef Randy Rucker and Chef Eli Collins Dinner Collaboration

In 2021, River Twice Chef Randy Rucker was named Best Chef by Philadelphia Magazine. In 2022, Eli Collins, the Executive Chef of a.kitchen and a.bar, earned the prestigious honors. Now, the two are teaming up for the first time ever, joining forces in the kitchen for the next collaborative dinner in River Twice’s Hidden in Plain Sight series. The dinner will take place on Tuesday, November 15 beginning at 5 p.m. at River Twice, located at 1601 … Continue reading

Milk Jawn Introducing Doggie Ice Cream ‘Pup Cups’
East Passyunk / Ice Cream

Milk Jawn Introducing Doggie Ice Cream ‘Pup Cups’

Milk Jawn is introducing ‘Pup Cups’ — doggie ice cream cups featuring peanut butter, banana, and yogurt. The Pup Cups will debut on Saturday, September 17th at Milk Jawn’s recently opened retail location beginning at noon, and the first 25 pups through the door will receive complimentary cups. Pup Cups will cost $3.50 apiece, and Milk … 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

River Twice Hosts Wine Pairing Dinner with Galen Glen Winery on Tuesday, June 7
East Passyunk / Wine

River Twice Hosts Wine Pairing Dinner with Galen Glen Winery on Tuesday, June 7

Considered one of the best wineries in Pennsylvania, Galen Glen Winery is bringing its beloved wines to Philadelphia for pairing at the next installment of River Twice’s Hidden in Plain Sight dinner series on Tuesday, June 7th beginning at 5 p.m. at the restaurant located at 1601 E. Passyunk Ave. Behind owners Galen and Sarah Troxell, as well as … Continue reading

Flavors on the Avenue Returns to East Passyunk
East Passyunk / Food Festivals / South Philadelphia

Flavors on the Avenue Returns to East Passyunk

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID), home to more than 160 independently-owned shops and restaurants, will see the return of Flavors on the Avenue, an outdoor festival showcasing South Philadelphia’s finest culinary offerings, as well as boasting live entertainment, 80+ craft vendors, stellar sidewalk sales, fun-filled family-oriented activities, and much more, on Sunday, April 24 from 11am – 5pm. This all-ages event is … Continue reading

Top Philadelphia Food Tours
Chestnut Hill / Chinatown / East Passyunk / Fishtown

Top Philadelphia Food Tours

If you’re still looking for a last minute gift for that foodie in your life, why not consider a Philadelphia Food Tour? Here are several good ones you shouldn’t miss. Chinatown Food Tours Chinatown Food Tours is a 2 to 2 ½ walking and eating tour of the popular neighborhood curated by Jamie Shankar. Within a three-block … Continue reading

Le Virtu Hosting Dinner For Puentes de Salud on August 29
East Passyunk / Fundraisers / Italian / South Philadelphia

Le Virtu Hosting Dinner For Puentes de Salud on August 29

On Wednesday, August 29 at 6:30 p.m., owners Francis Cratil-Cretarola and Cathy Lee, along with Chef Damon Menapace, will host a very special dinner benefiting Puentes de Salud at Le Virtù on East Passyunk Avenue.  The four-course Abruzzese meal, priced at $85 per person (excluding tax and gratuity) and paired with selected wines from The Artisan’s Cellar, will serve as another impactful way to support their citywide … Continue reading

20 East Passyunk Chefs Come Together for Fundraiser at Bok Bar
Chefs / East Passyunk / Events / Fundraisers

20 East Passyunk Chefs Come Together for Fundraiser at Bok Bar

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District announces the return of Up on a Roof – The Chefs of Passyunk at Bok Bar on Monday, September 18, 2017, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Twenty chefs and restaurateurs from Philadelphia’s restaurant row will celebrate the neighborhood’s thriving culinary scene with a cocktail party and benefit on top of … Continue reading

Night Out Dining in Philadelphia [Sponsored Post]
East Passyunk / Fishtown / Midtown Village

Night Out Dining in Philadelphia [Sponsored Post]

The dining scene in Philadelphia is something that is always transforming with new businesses, menu overhauls, and community events that showcase the local flavor. This makes it easy for those who consider themselves foodies to have a great time with friends! With so many options to choose from, you might find it difficult to narrow … Continue reading

P’unk Burger Celebrates 2nd Anniversary with FREE Boozy Cake Shakes
Anniversaries / East Passyunk

P’unk Burger Celebrates 2nd Anniversary with FREE Boozy Cake Shakes

P’unk Burger, at 1823 East Passyunk, will celebrate their second birthday by giving away FREE cake shakes on Friday, February 10, 2017, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. In 2015, on Valentine’s Weekend, Marlo and Jason Dilks opened East Passyunk’s organic burger, fries and shake BYO. Thousands of burgers later, the couple celebrate their second year in … Continue reading