Free Non-Alcoholic Mojito Refresher at Cake & Joe in Pennsport July 12-15
Beverages / Pennsport

Free Non-Alcoholic Mojito Refresher at Cake & Joe in Pennsport July 12-15

Cake & Joe, the popular cake and beverage shop in Philadelphia’s Pennsport neighborhood, just introduced their Mojito Refresher early in June for the first time. With National Mojito Day approaching, Owner Sarah Qi wanted to do something fun with her shop’s new drink. And since Cake & Joe is closed on Mondays, and National Mojito … Continue reading

Chef Lee Styer’s The Dutchess Opens In Pennsport
Openings / Pennsport

Chef Lee Styer’s The Dutchess Opens In Pennsport

The Dutchess, Chef Lee Styer’s brand-new fast casual concept nestled in the Pennsport neighborhood of South Philadelphia, is set to open its doors at 1527 S. Fourth Street on Wednesday, June 8, boasting a rotating menu of breakfast sandwiches and coffee by day, and burgers, falafel flatbreads, salads, chicken sandwiches, and house-made artisan ice cream by evening, available Wednesday … Continue reading

Brunch at Musi BYOB Starts this Sunday
Brunch / Pennsport

Brunch at Musi BYOB Starts this Sunday

Musi BYOB, the ‘Israeli-ish’ restaurant from Chef Ari Miller located at 100 Morris Street in Philadelphia’s Pennsport neighborhood, has introduced Sunday brunch to the restaurant’s repertoire for the first time since opening their doors in early 2019. Since being forced to close its doors and then pivot at the beginning of the pandemic, Musi operated … Continue reading

Cake & Joe Celebrating First Anniversary with $1 Cakes and Coffee
Anniversaries / Coffee / Dessert / Pennsport

Cake & Joe Celebrating First Anniversary with $1 Cakes and Coffee

Cake & Joe, the popular cake shop in Philadelphia’s Pennsport neighborhood, is celebrating its one-year anniversary by offering slices of their Matcha Light Cream Cake for only $1 to the first 100 guests who come through the door on Friday, December 17th. The Matcha Light Cream Cake, which usually costs $8, consists of mascarpone cheese … Continue reading

Herman’s Coffee in Pennsport Now Open
Coffee / Pennsport

Herman’s Coffee in Pennsport Now Open

Herman’s Coffee a small batch coffee roaster and coffeeshop located at 1313-17 South 3rd St (3rd & Wharton) in Pennsport is now open.   Marilyn JohnsonFood enthusiast. Travel lover. Social media maven. Independent Journalist. Food marketing/PR expert. https://original.newsbreak.com/@marilyn-johnson-1587690 https://phillygrubtrips.wordpress.com/ Email: phillygrub@gmail.com phillyfoodmarketing.weebly.com Continue reading

Two Johns & a Beer: Vault Brewing Company from Yardley, PA
Beer / Pennsport

Two Johns & a Beer: Vault Brewing Company from Yardley, PA

Last Friday, Pennsport Beer Boutique featured Yardley, PA-based Vault Brewing Company during their Free Friday beer tasting 7:00-9:00 p.m. Brewer/Sales Manager Jason Macias answered questions about the brewery and presented the following beers for sampling: Imperial Mosaic IPA Chinook Pale Ale Golden Dilemma Ale The “Two Johns” were on also on hand to discuss. No video … Continue reading

Free Beer Tasting Fridays at Pennsport Beer Boutique & New Series!
Beer / Pennsport

Free Beer Tasting Fridays at Pennsport Beer Boutique & New Series!

Did you know that you can sample FREE BEER on Friday’s at Pennsport Beer Boutique?! Yep. Every Friday, between 7:00-9:00, they feature a different brewery and offer free beer, free food, and even free beer swag. Oftentimes, they have a representative from the brewery on-hand to discuss the beers, too. As a result of these … Continue reading

Mike’s BBQ & D’Emilio’s Old World Ice Treats at Pennsport Beer Boutique
BBQ / Beer / Events / Pennsport

Mike’s BBQ & D’Emilio’s Old World Ice Treats at Pennsport Beer Boutique

On Saturday April 15, Pennsport Beer Boutique (located at 242 Wharton Street) will welcome Mike Strauss, co-owner of Taproom on 19th and grill master behind Mike’s BBQ for a day of craft beer and BBQ! Mike plans to offer a simple but succulent menu – complimented with some of the finest and most decadent small-batch … Continue reading

Italian Market / Pennsport / Philly Restaurant Closings / Philly Restaurant Openings

Philly Food Notes (5/22-5/28)

Al Zaytouna (906 Christian Street; next to Sabrina’s Cafe) is now open much to my delight! I haven’t tried it yet, but since it’s so close to where I live, it won’t be long. Pictures and menu on Meal Ticket. In case you missed it, The Witch in Pennsport closed. There’s much speculation about what … Continue reading