Gourmet Taco Kits To-Go from Union Taco
Flourtown / Manayunk / Tacos

Gourmet Taco Kits To-Go from Union Taco

Since tomorrow is National Taco Day, I thought this would be a good time to tell you about the awesome “Taco Kits” that Chef Nick Farina of Union Taco is offering. Chef Nick has rolled out a new, affordable “Taco Kit” offering for families (or a few hungry adults) at his two Union Taco outposts … Continue reading

Free Guacamole at Union Taco This Friday
Flourtown / Manayunk / Mexican

Free Guacamole at Union Taco This Friday

Chef Nick Farina of Union Taco is offering Free Guacamole on Friday, September 16th which is National Guacamole Day. In celebration of National Guacamole Day, Chef Nick Farina is giving out a free side dish of guacamole to every customer who dines-in to either one of his two Union Taco locations, at 1666 Bethlehem Pike in Flourtown, … Continue reading

Gigi Italian Bistro BYOB to Open in Manayunk
Italian / Manayunk

Gigi Italian Bistro BYOB to Open in Manayunk

Gigi Italian Bistro BYOB, located at 4357 Main Street, formerly So Crepe, is set to open its doors for dinner this Wednesday, August 3rd. Owned by Chef Craig Wilson of Maya.J, also in Manayunk, and his fiancee Jacqueline Au, Gigi (what the Wilsons called their mother) will be an homage to all mothers and grandmothers … Continue reading

Maya.J in Manayunk Introduces Early Summer Menu
Manayunk / Menus

Maya.J in Manayunk Introduces Early Summer Menu

With the official start of summer in gear, Chef Craig Wilson of Maya.J in Manayunk is embracing the season with a summer menu that features seasonal ingredients with global inspiration. Think small plates from Thailand, Greece, Morocco, India, Israel, Japan and more! The line-up of ingredient-driven dishes include: Hot Green Curry Seitan with seasonal vegetables and … Continue reading

Holy Cupcakes: Sweet Elizabeth’s Introduces “The Immaculate Confections” To Celebrate Papal Visit
Bakeries / Manayunk

Holy Cupcakes: Sweet Elizabeth’s Introduces “The Immaculate Confections” To Celebrate Papal Visit

Manayunk-based cake shop, Sweet Elizabeth’s Cakes, has created a duo of cupcakes they’re calling “The Immaculate Confections” to jump on the marketing bandwagon… err to celebrate the arrival of Pope Francis to the City of Brotherly Love in September. Starting on Friday, September 18th, you can either walk-in to Sweet Elizabeth’s to purchase or pre-order and … Continue reading

Events / Food Festivals / Manayunk

Manayunk Fall StrEAT Festival 2014

The Fall Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival will be held this Sunday, September 28th between 11:00-5:00 on Main Street in Manayunk. The street will be blocked off to traffic and include fun for all ages. Recess, a kid-friendly zone, located at Canal View Park will have a moon bounce, face painting, Twister, sidewalk chalk and more. There … Continue reading