Scenes from Flavors of the Avenue
East Passyunk / Food Festivals

Scenes from Flavors of the Avenue

It was a beautiful day on East Passyunk Avenue today and people came out in droves to soak in the Springtime sun and sample all of the world-class cuisine that the neighborhood has to offer. The tent was already in full-swing by the time we got there at 12:15pm. There were lines already for some … Continue reading

General Admission Tickets Still Available for Flavors of the Avenue 2016
East Passyunk

General Admission Tickets Still Available for Flavors of the Avenue 2016

Flavors of the Avenue, one of Philadelphia’s tastiest events of the year, returns on Sunday April 24th 12:00-4:00 PM. On Sunday, April 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District will host more than two dozen award-winning East Passyunk restaurants at one of South Philadelphia’s largest outdoor food and drink … Continue reading

P’unk Burger Celebrates 1 Year with Decadent Birthday Shakes
Anniversaries / Baked Goods / Booze / Burgers / East Passyunk

P’unk Burger Celebrates 1 Year with Decadent Birthday Shakes

P’unk Burger, at 1823 East Passyunk, will celebrate their first birthday by giving away FREE cake shakes on Friday, February 12, 2016, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Last year, on Valentine’s Weekend, Marlo and Jason Dilks (also owners of SliCE) opened East Passyunk’s organic burger, fries and shake BYO. One year later, the couple celebrate their … Continue reading

NYE at Triangle Tavern
East Passyunk / Holidays / South Philadelphia

NYE at Triangle Tavern

On New Year’s Eve, the bar at Triangle Tavern is open for the beginning of the year festivities with no cover and bar as usual. A special 3 course prix fixe menu will be offered for dinner for only $45. New Year’s Eve Special Menu  1st course choice of: Grilled Octopus over Eggplant Caponata Cheese Plate  – Taleggio, Pecorino, … Continue reading

East Passyunk / Italian Market / Northern Liberties

A Spin on ‘Street Food’

Over the past few years, Philadelphia’s culinary scene has exploded into what has now become a major foodie destination. No longer limited to cheesesteaks, soft pretzels, or hoagies, the range of cuisines in Philly’s different neighborhoods has the power to transport the diner to almost any corner of the world without having to leave the … Continue reading

East Passyunk / Events

Taste East Passyunk Avenue at Flavors of the Avenue

Saturday, April 28th will mark the 6th year for Flavors of the Avenue, a culinary event where twenty-one of East Passyunk Avenue’s award-winning restaurants offer samples of their signature dishes and drinks for four hours. A 2-block stretch of the Avenue, from Morris to Dickinson, will be blocked off for the event. Tickets are on sale … Continue reading

East Passyunk / Pizza

Birra

Finally had the opportunity to check out Birra this evening with my dining companion Janeane from Philly-ism.com. We enjoyed the Meatball Al Forno beef & veal in gravy, parmigiano reggiano, and fresh herbs. They were outstanding. If you like large, classic Italian meatballs you won’t be disappointed. I thought I took a picture, but sadly it did … Continue reading