Restaurants

XIX Nineteen – Hyatt At The Bellevue, Philadelphia - June 29, 2016

I knew I’d be in Philadelphia attending my friends’ wedding at the Atrium of the Curtis Center, so I checked around with the food pu


Philadelphia City Center District (PA) Restaurant Week January 2014 - January 13, 2014

Philadelphia City Center District Restaurant Week runs Sunday, January 19 through Friday, January 24, 2o14 and Sunday, January 26 through Fr…


Philadelphia City Center District Restaurant Week September 2013 - September 6, 2013

Philadelphia City Center District Restaurant Week runs through Sunday, September 15 to Friday, September 20, 2013 then Sunday, September…


Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the U.S. - April 30, 2013

OpenTable just announced the 2013 Diners’ Choice Award winners for Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the United States. These awards refle…


Marrakesh – A secret restaurant gem - November 12, 2012

Listed in a Zagat article as a “Hidden Restaurant” — a place that you may walk right by it — we decided to try Marrakesh (517 South Leithgo…


Philadelphia Center City Restaurant Week September to October 2012 - September 27, 2012

Philadelphia Center City Restaurant Week runs for two weeks from Sunday, September 30 to Friday, October 5, 2012 and Sunday, October 7 to Frida


2012 James Beard Foundation Semifinalists Announced - February 21, 2012

James Beard’s 2012 Chef and Restaurant Semifinalists Announced
The James Beard Foundation has named the  restaurant and chef award semif…


Shake Shack: Philadelphia - September 2, 2011

Danny Meyer’s announced plans to bring the Shake Shake to Philly during the second half of 2012. The planned location is 2000 Sansom Stre…


Philadelphia’s Center City Restaurant Weeks – September 2011 - September 1, 2011

Philadelphia’s Restaurant Weeks runs for two weeks this September. The event takes place Monday, September 12 – Friday, Septem…


James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards 2011 - May 10, 2011

The 2011 James Beard Foundation restaurant and chef awards were awarded last night at Avery Fisher Hall. Here’s a rundown of the major on


James Beard Foundation 2011 Restaurant Award Nominees - March 23, 2011

The James Beard Foundation recently announced the final nominees for the 2011 James Beard Foundation Awards for Restaurant and Chef Awards. W…


2011 James Beard Foundation Awards Semifinalists Unveiled - March 6, 2011

The list of Restaurant and Chef semifinalists for the 2011 James Beard Foundation Awards, the nation’s recognition program honoring profe…


101 Best Restaurants in America - March 5, 2011

From sea to shining sea, there’s no shortage of U.S. restaurants to delight even the pickiest of eaters.  And with more then 20,000 eateries


Top 10 Best Pizza Places - January 4, 2011

OK, OK, so these are the Top Ten Pizza Parlors for 2010, but it’s only the first month of 2011, so what criterion would we base that list on? C…


New Menu Website - December 6, 2010

Still collecting and organizing piles of menus? Trying to keep your own rolodex of your favorite places to eat?  Forget about it, thanks to Men…


Cuba Libre at Tropicana Casino and Resort - October 11, 2010

Cuba Libre, a themed restaurant designed to bring to mind Havana through both decor and food, had four locations around the country with more to…


Zagat Buzz Blog – Where to Eat - September 6, 2010

Looking for top place to dine today or throughout the fall?
Zagat Buzz Blog put together the top places throughout many major cities. Just click …

Philly Turkeysteak… - June 27, 2010

I spent my college years in Philadelphia. The town is renowned for it’s great food, from gourmet dining to the greatest selection of stre…


Spanish Wine Dinner at Ibiza, New Haven - April 26, 2010

Enjoy great food and wonderful wines at Ibiza’s wine dinner on May 3 at 6:30; $75 inclusive.
Menu:
Tapita
Boquerones, Tosta de pan Con Jam…

James Beard 2010 Restaurant Award Nominees - April 2, 2010

The James Beard Foundation recently announced the final nominees for the 2010 James Beard Foundation Awards for Restaurant and Chef Awards.
W…


2010 James Beard Foundation Awards – Semifinalists - February 19, 2010

The  2010 James Beard Foundation Awards restaurant and chef award semifinalists were announced yesterday. Selected from thousands of onli…


Opinionated About Dining Survey Names Top Dining Experiences of 2009 - January 6, 2010

While the state of the economy didn’t improve very much in 2009, foodies continued to visit the top restaurants. Opinionated About Dini…

ROOT Restaurant – Philadelphia Dining - October 17, 2008

I went to school in Philadelphia and immediately fell in love with the city’s food culture. Like any good food city, Philly is a cultural m…