Louie Louie Bistro & Bar Brings a Taste of European Cafes to University City
Openings / University City

Louie Louie Bistro & Bar Brings a Taste of European Cafes to University City

Fearless Restaurants will debut Louie Louie Bistro & Bar Wednesday, July 11 at the Inn at Penn across from the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania. Louie Louie Bistro & Bar is an American bistro with a French flair. The menu will feature influences from European cafes and bistros and … Continue reading

Brunch at White Dog Cafe
Brunch / University City

Brunch at White Dog Cafe

When you think brunch in Philadelphia, there’s no shortage of options. While plenty of new restaurants have opened and offer weekend brunch service, it never hurts to go the tried-and-true route. White Dog Cafe should need no introduction. In its 35th year, this Philadelphia restaurant specializing in sustainable American cuisine is an institution on a … Continue reading

Marigold Kitchen Reveals New Winter Menu
Menus / Seasonal / University City

Marigold Kitchen Reveals New Winter Menu

The start of a new year brings a fresh, new menu that celebrates the season at Marigold Kitchen. Chef/owners Andrew Kochan and Tim Lanza are all fired up over their new Winter Menu that is full of delicious surprises. A creative blend of unique flavors and textures, the new 10 course tasting is pleasing to the eye … Continue reading

White Dog University City Unleashes Expanded Space and Celebrates 35 Years
Brunch / University City

White Dog University City Unleashes Expanded Space and Celebrates 35 Years

The White Dog Cafe University City unleashed its expansion into a neighboring brownstone, formerly a hair salon, adding 82 seats and an expansive bar. The expansion completed on December 1, 2017, coincides with the upcoming 35th anniversary of the White Dog Cafe in January 2018. The new space was designed by Kate Rohrer of Rohe … Continue reading

Turducken Sandwich Returns to Jake’s Sandwich Board
Center City / Sandwiches / University City

Turducken Sandwich Returns to Jake’s Sandwich Board

Jake’s Sandwich Board is excited to announce the return of  Philadelphia’s favorite holiday sandwich – The Turducken Sandwich. Starting November 1st through Thanksgiving (for the 7th year in a row). The Turducken Sandwich at JSB starts with a fresh-baked Carangi roll smothered in cranberry spread, a layer of apple-sausage stuffing, stuffed with slow-roasted, Creole-seasoned, slices of whole roasted turkey, slow roasted … Continue reading

CO-OP Launches To Go Menu & Caviar Delivery
University City

CO-OP Launches To Go Menu & Caviar Delivery

CO-OP Restaurant & Lounge is bringing a unique dining option to the bustling corner of 33rd and Chestnut streets that will make fresh dining convenient to University City neighbors, professionals, and students. CO-OP Restaurant & Lounge, located inside The Study at University City, just launched CO-OP TO-GO, a take out window serving quick and delicious … Continue reading

Shake Shack’s New Seasonal Shakes
Center City / King of Prussia / University City

Shake Shack’s New Seasonal Shakes

Now through November 15th, Shake Shack’s nationwide will be offering the following new shakes: Raspberry Cheesecake – Vanilla frozen custard blended with raspberry cheesecake and topped with whipped cream and raspberry dust. Salted Caramel Pretzel – Vanilla frozen custard blended with caramel pretzel and topped with whipped cream and pretzel dust. Chocolate Cookies & Cream –  Chocolate frozen … Continue reading

Dining with the Dogs at The White Dog Cafe
Events / University City / Wayne

Dining with the Dogs at The White Dog Cafe

The White Dog Cafe and WMMR’s Preston and Steve will host Dining Out for the Dogs Monday August 21, 2017 starting at 5pm to raise funds for Alpha Bravo Canine, which provides trained service dogs to U.S military veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and other combat related disabilities. WMMR on-air … Continue reading

Grubspotting: Loaded Tots at PHS Pop Up Garden
BBQ / Beer Gardens / University City

Grubspotting: Loaded Tots at PHS Pop Up Garden

Hey, I haven’t done a grubspotting post in a while, let’s jump back in shall we? Now that it’s unofficially summer, I’m gonna focus on summertime grub like BBQ dishes and whatnot in the coming weeks/months. Did you know that a new pop up garden opened up in University City? In fact, it just opened … Continue reading

2nd Annual Vegan Mac & Cheese Contest at The Rotunda
Events / Food Competitions / University City / Vegan

2nd Annual Vegan Mac & Cheese Contest at The Rotunda

V Marks the Shop will host Philly MAC-Down 2: Vegan Boogaloo, its second annual vegan mac & cheese contest. There will be food, music & more in a celebration of Philly’s vegan community. It’s all happening at The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street, on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2pm. 14 competitors are in the running … Continue reading