The Chef’s Table and The Pastry Studio at the Crowne Plaza in Reading PA
Berks County / Chefs / Fine Dining / Reading, PA / Travel

The Chef’s Table and The Pastry Studio at the Crowne Plaza in Reading PA

There’s something truly unique and special being offered at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in suburban Wyomissing, PA. Past the entrance and lobby, deep inside of the hotel’s enormous commercial kitchen are The Chef’s Table and The Pastry Studio, two remarkable private dining spaces which can be reserved for small groups of up to 8 people for … Continue reading

Le Bec-Fin is Alive at Walnut Hill College
Chefs / Fine Dining / Reviews

Le Bec-Fin is Alive at Walnut Hill College

UPDATE: The Restaurant at Walnut Hill College is now French Bistro Perrier. Marc Vetri lamented that he missed Le Bec-Fin in last week’s Behind the Line Philly Mag article. Le Bec-Fin is still very much alive (at least in theory) at Walnut Hill College where “King” Georges Perrier is Master in Residence. In his new role … Continue reading

New Dining Membership Club Renzell Expands to Philadelphia
Events / Fine Dining / Rittenhouse Square

New Dining Membership Club Renzell Expands to Philadelphia

Renzell is a new membership club for dining enthusiasts looking to change the way restaurants are rated. Renzell has identified the best restaurants in Philadelphia and invites guests to dine out, earn points toward unique experiences in and around Renzell Restaurants, and help survey the restaurants to provide the most objective and accurate restaurant rating … Continue reading

Fine Palate Launches Lunch Service, Unveils New Lounge, Debuts Fall Menu
Center City / Fine Dining / Rittenhouse Square

Fine Palate Launches Lunch Service, Unveils New Lounge, Debuts Fall Menu

Executive Chef Vince Joseph and owner Courtney Dow celebrate the first anniversary of Fine Palate (231 S. 15th Street) with some exciting changes, both in and out of the kitchen. Starting this week, look for a new lounge on the first floor, new weekday lunch service and new fall menu changes on the dinner menu. The duo, known … Continue reading