The Insider Archive: July, 2009

"Man v. Food" shoots in Philly

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The Travel Channel's Adam Richman spent a few days here last week to shoot a Man v. Food episode that is to reach the screen at 10 p.m. Sept... Read more

Carmine's in Bryn Mawr closes to go Spanish

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The good times no longer roll at Carmine’s Creole Cafe in Bryn Mawr. It closed last night. Owner Howard Taylor will work with Nick Farina... Read more

Grub Street's Philly edition debuts

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Grub Street, New York Magazine's food blog, today rolls out editions in Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston and Philadelphia. It's... Read more

Perrier: Le Bec-Fin experiment working

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Chef Georges Perrier is about two weeks into his summertime experiment of allowing some patrons at Le Bec-Fin to pay what they wish for dinner... Read more

Alycia Lane is out of here

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Alycia Lane, the former CBS3 anchor, flies out today to L.A. and her new home in the Hollywood Hills. Lane is joining beau Chris Booker, who... Read more

M is to open Monday

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Restaurant M at the Morris House Hotel at 231 S. Eighth St. near Washington Square, which went through two chef-owners (Edmund Rek and David... Read more

Ansill closes

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Citing the economy, David Ansill has closed Ansill, his ambitious, Euro-style foodie-centric bistro at Third and Bainbridge Streets in Queen... Read more

Miga soft-opens in Center City

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Miga, a moderately upscale Japanese-Korean mix, is in the soft-opening phase at 211 S. 15th St. in the former ¡Pasión! space and... Read more