Afternoon Tea at Fork Restaurant
Afternoon Tea / Old City / Restauranteurs

Afternoon Tea at Fork Restaurant

Last November, Fork Restaurant launched an afternoon tea service for the holidays. It was only supposed to run through the end of December, but due to popular demand they will be offering it every Saturday afternoon 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. For $45 per person, guests enjoy two cups of tea from a menu directed by … Continue reading

The Indian Grill: Authentic Indian Cuisine in Old City
Indian / Old City / Openings

The Indian Grill: Authentic Indian Cuisine in Old City

The Indian Grill, a new BYOB restaurant located in Old City, has brought the tastes and ambiance of Indian culture to Philadelphia. Inspired by the royal courts in India, The Indian Grill specializes in North Indian cuisine with options of Indo-Chinese food. The restaurant recently opened for daily lunch and dinner at 114 Chestnut Street. The Indian … Continue reading

Celebrate International Curry Week at Karma Restaurant
Indian / Old City

Celebrate International Curry Week at Karma Restaurant

International Curry Week is celebrated throughout the world from October 12 to 28 and Karma Restaurant located at 246 Market Street is celebrating. The special curry-centric menu will allow customers to select a three dish sampler for a special price of $25, which will feature a generous combination of the three selected curry dishes, while the curry-inspired … Continue reading

“Mémé Style” Fried Chicken Lunch at Capofitto for One Day Only
Lunch / Old City

“Mémé Style” Fried Chicken Lunch at Capofitto for One Day Only

On Thursday, October 11th, Capofitto located at 233 Chestnut Street in Old City will be offering a special “Mémé style” fried chicken lunch. The lunch will include two pieces of chicken, a biscuit, and a bottle of Miller High Life for $11. Side are $2 or $3 more. Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m. and goes … Continue reading

Celebrate National Tequila Day with a Spicy Jawn at Stratus Lounge
Cocktails / Old City / Rooftops

Celebrate National Tequila Day with a Spicy Jawn at Stratus Lounge

Today is National Tequila Day, and Stratus Lounge thinks the best way to celebrate is with Philly inspired cocktail in hand – on a rooftop of course. The Spicy Jawn ($14) combines heat from serrano infused tequila with a touch of sweetness from melon syrup, rounded out with sour lime juice. Here is the recipe below: … Continue reading

Barry’s Buns Coming to The Bourse Food Hall in Old City
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Old City / Openings

Barry’s Buns Coming to The Bourse Food Hall in Old City

Barry’s Buns opened in May 2016 with its first location at the MARKET at the Fareway in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. Now, Barry’s Buns is excited to open its second location at The Bourse Marketplace located at 111 S. Independence Mall East in the Old City section of Philadelphia. This historic building is undergoing … Continue reading

Fork to Launch New Happy Hour
Cocktails / Happy Hour / Old City

Fork to Launch New Happy Hour

On Thursday, February 22, Old City’s landmark Fork restaurant will debut their new Happy Hour menu when they host Philadelphia Distilling Company for a lively evening of hand-crafted spirits and cocktail education. Starting at 6 p.m., representatives from Bluecoat Gin and Vieux Carré Absinthe will be on hand to discuss the distilling process and serve … Continue reading

Fly Eagles Fly: Silence DoGood’s Changes Name to Eagles DoGood’s for Super Bowl
Bars / Old City / Sports

Fly Eagles Fly: Silence DoGood’s Changes Name to Eagles DoGood’s for Super Bowl

Silence DoGood’s Tavern, the historic-themed tavern in Old City, is named for Ben Franklin’s first pen name. BUT, it is changing it’s name to — Eagles DoGood for the next two weeks (and if all goes well, maybe longer). Owner Eric Keiles, a lifelong Philadelphian, has been waiting a long time for the Eagles to … Continue reading

Car Themed Cocktails at Silence DoGood’s Tavern for Philadelphia Auto Show
Cocktails / Old City

Car Themed Cocktails at Silence DoGood’s Tavern for Philadelphia Auto Show

“Fill Er Up” with car-themed drinks at Silence DoGood’s Tavern during the Philadelphia Auto Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center January 27th through February 4th. The Rolls Royce – Bourbon, fresh muddled blackberries, simply syrup, freshly squeezed lemon on the rocks. Pink Cadillac – Champagne with a dollop of cotton candy. Lamborghini – Champagne with cherry vodka, a … Continue reading