New Cocktails at Stratus Lounge
Cocktails / Old City

New Cocktails at Stratus Lounge

Stratus Rooftop Lounge (433 Chestnut Street) knows that just any drink won’t cut it for social media, so they created two delicious yet very Snap and Insta-worthy cocktails and shared them with me so I can share with you! Unicorn Tears is a glittering, bright fuchsia number featuring hibiscus infused Ketel One vodka, St. Germain, prosecco, lemon, … Continue reading

Summer Cider Garden at the Betsy Ross House this Thursday
Booze / Events / Old City

Summer Cider Garden at the Betsy Ross House this Thursday

The Betsy Ross House hosts the Rebel Seed Summer Cider Garden from 6-10 p.m. this Thursday, July 13. The event will feature locally brewed ciders from the Delaware-based cidery, Rebel Seed and delicious treats from the popular local food truck, Cow & the Curd. Live music will be presented by The Live Brontosaurus, starting at … Continue reading

Independence Ice Cream Social at the Museum of the American Revolution
Ice Cream / Old City

Independence Ice Cream Social at the Museum of the American Revolution

Celebrate life, liberty and the pursuit of happy hour by kicking off your Fourth of July weekend festivities with an Independence Ice Cream Social hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution on Saturday, July 1 from 5 – 7 p.m. The Museum’s Cross Keys Café has partnered with Philadelphia’s own ice cream and sweets … Continue reading

1976 Prices at La Famiglia for 41st Anniversary
Italian / Old City

1976 Prices at La Famiglia for 41st Anniversary

Where could one possibly dine in old-world style in the most beautiful setting and enjoy a filet mignon for only $15.95 (FILETTO ALLA FAMIGLIA, Filet Mignon served with a mushroom, onion, garlic and wine sauce) or veal for only $12.95 (VITELIO BIANCO – Veal sautéed with mushrooms in a garlic and brandy cream sauce)? Of … Continue reading

Stratus Lounge Remixes Rose For Summer
Booze / Cocktails / Old City

Stratus Lounge Remixes Rose For Summer

The unofficial start to summer starts this weekend, and that means it’s the season for rooftop bars – and rosé. Stratus Lounge, located on the roof of the Hotel Monaco at 433 Chestnut Street, has remixed refreshing rosé into a fun summer cocktail. “Blame It on the a-a-a-a-a-Aperol” blends Tanqueray 10 gin, Cointreau, Aperol, lemon, and demerara … Continue reading

Nick’s Celebrates 5 Years in Old City with $5 Burgers & More!
Anniversaries / Burgers / Old City

Nick’s Celebrates 5 Years in Old City with $5 Burgers & More!

Newlyweds Joseph “Joey Dog” and Nicole Schultice are celebrating five years of owning Old City’s Nick’s Bar and Grille at 16 South Second Street with five special burgers, one per day. Additionally, all existing burgers on the menu will be only $5.00 all week. The countdown begins today and runs through Friday, May 26th when the … Continue reading

Han Dynasty Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Free Dan Dan Noodles*
Chinese / Fundraisers / Old City

Han Dynasty Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Free Dan Dan Noodles*

Actually, those free Han Dynasty Dan Dan noodles are for anyone without health insurance and only at the Old City location at 123 Chestnut Street. This is also an opportunity for the restaurant to give back. They’ve opened a donation page for the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The promotion was scheduled to end on Sunday, … Continue reading

A Look at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar’s New Dinner Menu
Cuban / Old City

A Look at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar’s New Dinner Menu

We had the opportunity to sample Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar’s new menu offerings recently. Already one of our favorite restaurants because of our love of Latin cuisine, we were excited to try the new dinner items by Chef-Partner Guillermo Pernot, inspired by his bi-annual culinary travels to Cuba. The menu overhaul also includes … Continue reading

La Peg Reopens The Seafood Shack & Haas Biergarten: Outdoor Drinking & Dining
Beer Gardens / Delaware Riverfront / Old City

La Peg Reopens The Seafood Shack & Haas Biergarten: Outdoor Drinking & Dining

La Peg at FringeArts has reopened The Seafood Shack, their gorgeous outdoor patio and bar on the banks of the Delaware River in Old City. Chef Peter Woolsey crafted a new menu for 2017, bringing back some greatest hits and adding fresh, affordable new dishes perfect for enjoying with a drink al fresco. Featured dishes … Continue reading

Afternoon Tea Party: A Vegan Affair by Home Brewed Events
Events / Old City / Vegan

Afternoon Tea Party: A Vegan Affair by Home Brewed Events

The Afternoon Tea Party: A Vegan Affair will be hosted by Philly SEED Fest, Home Brewed Events and The Humane League of Philadelphia at the historical Old City Hill-Physick House & Garden on Saturday, April 29th from 2 p.m until 5 p.m. It will feature: Vegan fare from Vegan Commissary; Desserts from Nomoo Cookies and Batter & Crumbs; The Random … Continue reading