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South Philly

  1. Chillin’
    Noir Gives Rise to Boozy Water IcesThe brain-freezers utilize water ice and lemoncello sourced from neighboring businesses.
  2. Grub Guide
    Six Food and Drink Festivals to Get You Ready For the Start of SummerForget about Memorial Day, Philly’s summer starts this weekend.
  3. The Great Outdoors
    Le Virtu’s Newly Revamped Patio Is Just About Ready to Seat GuestsThe patio will be home to a new chef’s table, where Joe Cicala will host limited seating dinners out doors.
  4. Temporary Closings
    Artisan Boulanger Now Closed; Reopening In Any Second Around the CornerIt’s been closed ot make way for Chris Scarduzio’s new restaurant.
  5. Openings
    What to Eat at Noord, Opening Wednesday Near East Passyunk AvenueIt’s all systems go for the latest BYOB to join the ranks of East Passyunk Avenue’s restaurant row.
  6. The Other Critics
    Gennaro’s Tomato Pie Delivers ‘Authentic Tastes of History toRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  7. The Great Outdoors
    Where to Eat and Drink Right Now In the Great OutdoorsThe weather is gorgeous, go outside.
  8. The Great Outdoors
    Spring Brings Outdoor Seating to The MildredThe patio will debut as soon as the weather warms up.
  9. Coming Soon
    Tashan Owner Munish Narula Has an Indian Bistro in the Works for South PhillyAll that’s missing is a location and an opening date.
  10. The Other Critics
    Two Takes on West Philly’s Chili Szechuan; Nothing ‘Stuffy’Rounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  11. Openings
    Dolphin Tavern Going Live Tonight; Boot & Saddle Encounters a Slight SetbackThe divey, old school nudie bar is ready for guests, but construction is stalled at the nearby country and western bar.
  12. The Happiest Hours on Earth
    The Mildred Introduces Happy HourThe Bella Vista spot is rolling out happy hour action for the first time since it opened last fall.
  13. Coming Soon
    Porto to Fill the Void Left by Carman’s Country Kitchen’s ClosingThe new venture will have a Portuguese focus, not pizza.
  14. Empire Building
    North Bowl Heads South For a Second LocationThe new location has been in the works for quite some time.
  15. Openings
    Now Open: Ratchada Thai & Laos Cuisine, Serving Laab, Curries and OtherThe new restaurant opened as quietly as its predecessor closed.
  16. Pizza
    Suddenly There’s a Proliferation of Pizzerias on Our HorizonLooks pizzas will continue trending for the foreseeable future.
  17. Menus
    Sophia’s Reformulates Concept and Menu PlansThere’s no closing on the horizon, and the restaurant is now officially Sophia’s.
  18. Menu Changes
    Fountain Porter Begins Serving Burgers This WeekendOwner Evan Clancy promises the $5 burgers will not come topped with fried eggs or foie gras.
  19. Look Who’s Popping Up
    What to Eat at Tonight’s Shiprock Pop-up at 12 Steps DownThe pop-up will showcase the seldom seen Navajo tacos, which are also known as frybread.
  20. Prix Fixes
    Circles Thai Hosting Beer Pairing Dinners In South Philly and NoLibsThe menus will be the same at both dinners, but the beers will be completely different.
  21. The Other Critics
    ‘Complexity Shines’ at Khmer Kitchen; Ants Pants ServesRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  22. Eye Of The Tiger
    Yo Adrian: South Philly Bar & Grill’s Celebrating Rocky-FestSadly there’s no “Eye of the Tiger” of the menu.
  23. Openings
    Now Open: Avenue Scoop, Serving Ice Cream and More on East Passyunk Ave.In addition to ice cream, the new shop serves waffles, coffee, and bagels.
  24. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Sofia’s Pop-Up Preview Taking Reservations For New Years EvePhase one of the restaurant’s opening begins now.
  25. Booze You Can Use
    Limoncello Maker Pollyodd Fine Liqueurs Opens Today on East Passyunk Ave.Owner Joan Verratti is the only female licensed distiller in the United States.
  26. Pizza
    More Details Emerge on Gennaro’s Tomato PieThe new pizza joint is ready for its January 2 debut.
  27. Menu Changes
    The Mildred Introduces Sunday Prix Fixe SpecialsThe new menu Sunday night prix fixe will change regularly.
  28. Pizza
    Gennaro’s to Start Tossing Tomato Pies in South PhillyJust exactly which type of tomato pies is the mystery.
  29. The Waiting Game
    Crepe Expectations: Forthcoming South Philly Sweets Shop Previewing Its Wares atWhile the South Philly shop is still coming together, the owner’s serving her goods at Center City’s Christmas Village.
  30. Closings
    It’s the End of the Line For Carman’s Country KitchenThe South Philly breakfast and lunch joint’s days are numbered.
  31. The Waiting Game
    Fond Wraps Service on Passyunk Ave.; Reopening Later This Week Around the CornerThe restaurant’s second act opens on December 6.
  32. Name Game
    South Philly’s FrancoLuigi’s Drops the High Note CafeAside from the name change, most everything else will remain the same.
  33. Casino Boogie
    Plans Emerge For a Casino-Hotel Near the Sports ComplexIt’s doubtful that these plans will cause much friction from the NIMBY set.
  34. Openings
    Fountain Porter Coming Together at 10th and TaskerThe neighborhood tappy will have 20 beers on draught, but no bottles or cans.
  35. Spot Check
    Spot Check: Underdogs, South Philly, 11:45, Friday, 10/12As far as how well tube-steaks will fit in, in the heart of cheesesteak country goes: A Geno’s employee was spotted ordering a dozen dogs.
  36. Coffee Buzz
    G-Ho Perks Up with Ultimo Coffee’s ExpansionIts the second location from Elizabeth and Aaron Ultimo.
  37. No Parking
    East Passyunk Ave.’s Acme Cracking Down on ParkingThe spacious lot is awfully appealing when looking for a place to park your car.
  38. Chef Shuffle
    Christopher Lee Planning a Return to PhiladelphiaLee has his sights set on a spot along East Passyunk Avenue’s booming restaurant row.
  39. Coming Soon
    Reservation Lines Open Friday For Will BYOBThe highly anticipated BYOB doesn’t open until August 24.
  40. Empire Building
    Are Khyber Owners Taking Over South Philly’s Triangle Tavern? [Updated]The restaurateurs are supposedly moving into the space with a new concept.
  41. Temporary Closings
    PGW Puts Circles Contemporary Asian on the ‘Temporarily Closed’ ListThe popular Thai spot’s twin South Philly locations are closed.
  42. Openings
    Now Open: Khmer Kitchen, Serving Prah-Hok Kateeh and Other Cambodian Dishes inCould Cambodian mutant burritos be far behind?
  43. Bars
    More Details Emerge on What’s Going Into the Former 1601 SpaceThe new bar, Fountain Porter, is shooting for an opening sometime after Labor Day.
  44. Coming Soon
    Underdogs to Bring a Second Location to South Philly’s Cheesesteak CentralThe new spot will open next to Geno’s Steaks.
  45. Empire Building
    With Growlers and the Garage On the Way, Jason Evenchik Suddenly Has a SmallThe Time and Vintage owner has his hands full with two new projects.
  46. Reopenings
    La Lupe Moves a Little Further NorthAfter a decade of serving tacos and burritos next door to Geno’s the pioneering taqueria has moved to a new location.
  47. Truckin’
    Plans Nixed For South Philly’s Food Truck DepotFor all intents and purposes, the project is dead.
  48. Farmers Markets
    Bistrot La Minette’s Peter Woolsey Goes to Market This WeekendWoolsey will demonstrate cooking techniques with farm-fresh goods.
  49. Crime Scenes
    Xfinity Live Parties a Little Too Hard; Serves MinorsFans are leaving stinking drunk, and some aren’t even old enough to drink.
  50. Truckin’
    Cherry Bomb Bus Pays Tribute to Bobcat Goldthwait; Rolls Up On theThe bus is coming to South Philly for an afternoon.
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