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  1. Name Game
    Philly Pub ‘N Grub Revamped and Rebranded as Lox Stock & BarrelThe sports bar failed to make a connection with Fairmount and Franklin Town neighbors, so owner Jeff Katz went back to the drawing board.
  2. The Great Outdoors
    Where to Eat and Drink Right Now In the Great OutdoorsThe weather is gorgeous, go outside.
  3. Chef Shuffle
    Lucio Palazzo to Head Taqueria Feliz in ManayunkThe chef is leaving his post in Fairmount to head Team Feliz’s new venture.
  4. The Other Critics
    ‘Love For Vegan Cuisine and Delicious Eats’ Trumps Social AnxietiesRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  5. Restaurant Rows
    Art Museum Neighborhood Has Tons of Awesome Places to Eat and Drink; The MuseumsWith an influx of new, reputable restaurants, the neighborhood is shaping up as a proper restaurant row.
  6. Menu Changes
    Lemon Hill Now Handling the Food Side of Things For Franklin MortgageNew bar snacks created by Lemon Hill’s chef are now available at the Center City cocktail joint.
  7. Menu Changes
    Lemon Hill Introduces Dinners For Two and a New Cocktail ListThe dinners for two are best described as “very much protein heavy.”
  8. The Happiest Hours on Earth
    Lemon Hill Introduces ‘Cocktail of the Day’ With New Happy HourEach day puts forth another cocktail on the cheap, as well as beer and wine specials.
  9. Supermarkets
    Why Is the New Super-Colossal Whole Foods Shrouded in So Much Secrecy?It’s a mystery wrapped in a fair-trade, shade-grown artisan enigma.
  10. Menu Changes
    Lemon Hill Dropping New Menus This WeekIt’s the first big menu overhaul since the consulting chef’s departure.
  11. Prix Fixes
    La Calaca Feliz Adds Tasting MenusPrix fixe fever sweeps through another restaurant.
  12. Beef
    Fairmount Restaurateurs Weigh In On Made In America Keeping ThemThe two-day music festival will have some of Fairmount’s restaurants cut off from the world.
  13. Beer Me
    Lemon Hill Firing Up a Beer-B-QueSummer’s not complete without a proper beer-b-que.
  14. Bars
    Fairmount’s Bukowski Bar Is Back on the Market AgainThe bar is where the author used to drink while living in Philly in the mid-forties.
  15. Openings
    BlueCat Now Serving Latin-Inspired Fare on Fairmount Ave.It’s just one of the latest restaurants to open in the neighborhood.
  16. The Other Critics
    J&J Trestle Inn Puts Forth the ‘Best Roast Pork Sandwich’;Rounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  17. Neighborhood Watch
    Devil’s Den Does Dogfish Head Weekend; Green Rock Tavern Celebrates PierogiesRounding up all the region’s neighborhood news.
  18. Openings
    Nomad Pizza and Paris Wine Bar Shooting For Openings Next WeekBoth operations could be up and running by the end of next week.
  19. Menus
    What to Eat at La Calaca Feliz, Now Open in FairmountThe menu features variety of different Mexican dishes, all priced below $20.
  20. Neighborhood Watch
    Finally It’s Cold Enough to Enjoy Soup; Pitruco Pizza Hosts a PartyRounding up neighborhood news.
  21. The Other Critics
    Fare’s Guilt-Free Possibilities ‘Can’t Cook Themselves’;Rounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  22. Openings
    What to Eat at Lemon Hill, Opening TomorrowThe new venture shares some similarities to Supper and Franklin Mortgage.
  23. Coming Soon
    Franklin Mortgage and Supper Collaboration Coming Soon to FairmountThe new restaurant is taking shape at 25th and Aspen.
  24. Coming Soon
    That Didn’t Take Long: Hickory Lane Will Replace L’Oca on FairmountThe new spot will be run by a former Rouge chef and one of L’Oca’s partners.
  25. Openings
    Isabel Opens Today in FairmountThe new spot will serve the usual Mexican standards, plus some more ambitious dishes as well.
  26. Deals
    Where to Eat LobsterForget the dog days, let’s focus on the lobster days instead.
  27. Menus
    McCrossen’s Dabbles In the Tastes of SpainThe new monthly culinary explorations begins tonight with a focus on Spain.
  28. Closings
    Illuminare Calls It Quits; Far From Home Ends Its RunThe longtime Fairmount Italian neighborhood joint says “thanks,” while the Far From Home Dudes look ahead to bigger opportunities.
  29. Foodievents
    Where to Eat and Drink While Celebrating Bastille DayThough the city’s biggest Bastille Day celebration doesn’t take place until the weekend, Francophiles are celebrating today.
  30. Neighborhood Watch
    CurryBox Launches Indian Delivery; Almanac Market Calls It QuitsRounding up the region’s neighborhood news.
  31. Neighborhood Watch
    FroYo Comes to Old City; Fresh Grocer’s Wine Kiosk Stays PutRounding up the region’s neighborhood news.
  32. Neighborhood Watch
    Monk’s Could Remain Closed For Two Weeks; Memphis Taproom’s Beer Garden Won’tPlus the Pour House closes, and the Barbary launches Taco Tuesdays, all in our roundup of neighborhood news.
  33. Neighborhood Watch
    Flying Saucer Coffee to Reopen With New Owners; A New Cafe Is Coming to EastRadice and Ashys Burger and Fries are opening in the burbs.
  34. Bars
    Bukowski Haunt Goes Up For GrabsFor $1.2 million the bar where Charles Bukowski once held court could be yours.
  35. Bars
    Thieves Foiled by Flip Flop-Clad BarkeepThe Fairmount bar owner chased down and captured two purse-snatchers.
  36. Closings
    Sweetie’s Pie Diner Closing on National Pi DayIsn’t it ironic? And not even in the Alanis Morissette way.
  37. Openings
    Grilling in the Former Gayle; APO Heads in the Diner DirectionOpenings, closings and reconceptings
  38. Openings
    New Bar from the Sidecar; Potito’s Reopening in South PhillyOpenings, closings and chef shufflings
  39. Openings
    Coo’s Sports Bar Opens Today; Terra on Its WayOdds and ends openings
  40. Mediavore
    New Pizza in NoLibs; Midwestern Cupcakes Coming to Philly?Food news from near and far