The Insider Archive: July, 2009

Taquet: I shall return

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Oui, Jean-Francois Taquet agrees: His Restaurant Taquet is gone from the Wayne Hotel. But non, he's not out of the local restaurant scene... Read more

Coming to Haddonfield

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The Javier space on Kings Highway in Haddonfield wasn't vacant too long. Coming: Cross Culture, a Northern Indian BYO featuring organic meats... Read more

Need a rich date? Try Ardmore

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Ardmore has been ranked 12th on Money mag's list of 25 best places for the rich and single. (Beverly Hills was #15.) The mag notes that singles... Read more

Top sandwich at the Bellevue is...

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The words sandwich and repeat in the same sentence usually is not good, but not when it came to the Bellevue's fourth annual Sandwich Make-Off... Read more

Susanna Foo auction is online

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Double Take Auctions has put the contents of Susanna Foo (1512 Walnut St.) online for an auction, and it looks as if nothing's been missed:... Read more

Blackfish restarts lunch

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Blackfish in Conshohocken has started lunch again (Tuesday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.). Craig LaBan waxed happy about chef... Read more

Taquet is finis

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The Wayne Hotel closed July 6 for an extensive renovation, and now the owner says the landmark Restaurant Taquet will not return when the hotel... Read more

Starr takes over Rat's in N.J.

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Stephen Starr strikes again. He's taken over the très posh Rat's Restaurant in Hamilton Township, N.J. -- it's a management deal, much... Read more