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  1. Chef Shuffle
    Mica Residency Brings Perrier Out of ‘Retirement’From May 7 through 11, the legendary Le Bec Fin founder will preside over the kitchen at Chip Roman’s Chestnut Hill restaurant.
  2. Prix Fixes
    Chip Roman’s Crab Tasting at Mica Pays Homage to Georges PerrierThe galette de crab was considered one of Perrier’s signature dishes at Le Bec-Fin.
  3. Restaurant Weeks
    March Is ‘Restaurant Month’ in Chestnut HillDon’t roll your eyes just yet.
  4. Accolades
    PBJ Includes Ela’s Jason Cichonski In Its List of YoungThe young chef is expected to be a key player in the city’s economic sphere in 2012.
  5. Openings
    Jason Cichonski and Chip Roman Open Ela on FridayThe restaurant opens in the former home of Ansill at Third and Bainbridge streets.
  6. Brunch Spots
    Mica Now Does BrunchSunday brunch will feature Mica’s take on classic dishes, plus bloody marys, mimosas and more.
  7. Coming Soon
    Meanwhile Back at Third and Bainbridge… Jason Cichonski Is Going to Town onThe former Lacroix chef is gearing up for a fall opening with his first restaurant.
  8. The Other Critics
    Mica Is ‘Nearly Flawless’; Catahoula ‘Excels’Rounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  9. The Other Critics
    Farmers’ Cabinet Lacks a ‘Wow Factor’; Big Eyes Sushi Serves aRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  10. Menus
    Roman Rolls Out Weekly Tasting Menus at MicaThe Blackfish chef extends his weekly prix fixe to his still new-ish Chestnut Hill restaurant.
  11. Openings
    Concepts and Deals Make Mica’s Chip Roman Feel CheapMica will not have a la carte menus, split orders or dining deals.
  12. Openings
    Mica to Open Next Week as a BYOBThe new spot from the Blackfish founder will have a liquor license eventually.
  13. Neighborhood Watch
    Stone House Is Now Mica; Paesano’s Opens a New South Philly Location onPlus: American Sardine Bar nears completion; and Aimee Olexy is about to hold a job fair, all in our roundup of neighborhood news.
  14. NewsFeed
    Gold St. Enters the Ramen Wars Without a Care in the World The ramen wars are raging as never before, as Momofuku and Setagaya go against each other hammer and tongs, and Minca and Rai Rai Ken clean up the remains. But Gold St. tells us that their new ramen rollout is completely unrelated. From the look of their soup, they may be right.