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The Fin, New Surf & Turf Restaurant, Opens in Fishtown
Fishtown / Openings / Seafood

The Fin, New Surf & Turf Restaurant, Opens in Fishtown

The Fin is putting the fish back into Fishtown with Philadelphia’s largest and newest seafood destination. The owners of seafood boil chain Crab Du Jour have opened The Fin at 1000 Frankford Avenue #1 in Fishtown. This new giant surf and turf hotspot will feature a contemporary casual vibe, with 10,000 square feet of space, … Continue reading

Product Corner: Naked Nutrition Gluten-Free Protein Cookies
Cookies / Food Products / Gluten Free

Product Corner: Naked Nutrition Gluten-Free Protein Cookies

Did you know that SOFT, gluten-free, soy-fee, GMO-free, no high fructose corn syrup cookies exist? They do! I recently tried the new Naked Cookies by Naked Nutrition and I was blown away by how good they are. Most gluten-free cookies are dry, crumbly, and taste like cardboard. I’m happy to say that these are the … Continue reading

Philly Grub Voted Metro Philly’s Best Philly Blogger
Philly Grub News

Philly Grub Voted Metro Philly’s Best Philly Blogger

Thank you to Metro Philly and the voters who voted for Marilyn Johnson of Philly Grub as Best Philly Blogger! Such an honor. I’ve been keeping this blog and writing about the Philly Food Scene for over 13 years and this is my first award! It’s still something I do on the side, but it … Continue reading

Betsy Ross House and American Heritage Chocolates Collabs with Old City’s Oui Pastries
Baked Goods / Chocolate / Holidays

Betsy Ross House and American Heritage Chocolates Collabs with Old City’s Oui Pastries

Betsy Ross House and American Heritage Chocolates, a unique colonial chocolate recipe, has teamed up with Old City neighbor CJ Cheyne, who is the chef/owner of Oui Pastries, to showcase the chocolate this holiday season.  CJ has created a delicious chocolate fudge pecan oat bar that will be sold in the shop located at 160 … Continue reading

Gift Idea: Chocolate Covered Pretzels by Philly Pretzel Factory & Asher’s Chocolate Co.
Collaborations / Holidays / Local Foodie Gifts

Gift Idea: Chocolate Covered Pretzels by Philly Pretzel Factory & Asher’s Chocolate Co.

Philly Pretzel Factory, home of Philadelphia’s iconic soft pretzel, is partnering with Asher’s Chocolate Company to provide chocolate covered pretzels to patrons. These chocolate covered pretzels are a great gift to clients, customers, family and friends and can be shipped anywhere in the continental US. “Philly Pretzel Factory is thrilled to be partnering with Asher’s … Continue reading

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Opens in Fishtown and Coming Soon to Rittenhouse Square
Fishtown / Ice Cream / Openings / Rittenhouse Square

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Opens in Fishtown and Coming Soon to Rittenhouse Square

On Thursday, December 2 at 7 PM, Jeni’s Slendid Ice Cream will open the doors of its first Philadelphia brick and mortar location at 1322 Frankford Ave. Unit #101 in Fishtown. The shop will be scooping free ice cream until close (11 PM) and the first 50 guests in line will receive a free swag bag.  The … Continue reading

White Dog Café Celebrates 2022 with 33rd Annual New Year’s Day Pajama Brunch
Brunch / Holidays

White Dog Café Celebrates 2022 with 33rd Annual New Year’s Day Pajama Brunch

The New Year welcomes the 33rd anniversary of White Dog Cafe and three decades plus of their annual New Year’s Day Brunch that invites guests to come to brunch in what they wore to bed! Even the team members at the White Dog Cafe locations will be adorning pajamas as they serve you your first meal of … Continue reading

Beehive Bakeshop Opens in Fishtown
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Fishtown / Openings

Beehive Bakeshop Opens in Fishtown

Elisabeth Beraquit, 29, originally from Brigantine, NJ, was on track to be a tax accountant for the rest of her life. She acquired a business degree in 2014 and became a CPA in 2016.  Baking has always been her true passion, though. The hobby kept her sane while quarantining in the early days of the … Continue reading

Try Healthy Mediterranean Food for your Holiday Entertaining
Catering / Holidays / Mediterranean / Middle Eastern

Try Healthy Mediterranean Food for your Holiday Entertaining

Do something healthy and delicious this holiday season: put Mediterranean food on your holiday table! Hear me out… For nearly 50 years, Bitar’s has been providing Philadelphians healthy diet options, even before the Mediterranean diet was touted as health food and the key to living a long life. The leading scientific benefit of this diet … Continue reading

Pecan Industry Partners with Farmer’s Fridge in Philadelphia for Limited-Edition Holiday Giveaway
Giveaways / Travel

Pecan Industry Partners with Farmer’s Fridge in Philadelphia for Limited-Edition Holiday Giveaway

American Pecans wants to ease the stress related to flight delays and cancellations with the ‘Pecanceled’ Flights Set Right campaign. They’ve partnered with Farmer’s Fridge to give away free, limited-edition pecan pie snack bites at Philadelphia International Airport, for anyone whose flight gets delayed or canceled.  Wait, there’s more! They know holiday travel this year is going to be even nuttier so they’re launching the Pecanceled Flights Set … Continue reading