Stephen Slaughter, William Bonforte and Andrew Zuccarini the power trio behind Green Eggs locations in South Philly and NoLibs, as well as East Passyunk Ave. small plates darling Stateside, opened their third Green Eggs spot today at 13th and Locust, catercorner to recently relocated Fish. This location joins the Nest’s kiddie-gym complex and serves a more kid friendly menu. Also opened as of today is Hip City Veg, a new all-vegan quick-serve from Nicole Marquis. Man about town Arthur Etchells reports on Foobooz of the satisfying, meatless lunch he enjoyed there today.
And while on the subject of restaurant openings, Peter McAndrews (of Modo Mio, Monsu and Paesano’s fame) opened his suburban pizza joint La Porta in Wayne. Its opening comes on the heels of Popolino, whcih just bagen serving guests in NoLibs. The new spot offers pizza, pasta dishes, salads, snacks and “antipizza.”