The Insider Archive: March, 2011

Restaurant notes: Fishtowners like BBQ; Ghiottone rebuilding

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Fishtown's neighbors unanimously approved plans for Bubba's Texas BBQ at 19-21 W. Girard Ave. last night, paving the way for a zoning hearing... Read more

Restaurant notes: The Farmers' Cabinet coming to Walnut St.

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This has to be Farm Month. There's The Farmer's Daughter, newly cooking at Normandy Farm in Blue Bell. Thursday (3/10) marks the debut of... Read more

Restaurant notes: Doughnuts 'n' chicken from Cook and Solo

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Here's a combo: doughnuts and coffee and fried chicken. And here's another combo: restaurateurs Steven Cook and Michael Solomonov (of Zahav... Read more

Restaurant notes: Olexy-Starr restaurant has a name

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Aimee Olexy and Stephen Starr have decided on Talula's Garden as the name of their restaurant coming together on Washington Square. Opening... Read more

Restaurant notes: Megu Sushi opens in Moorestown

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Steve Lin, who got into the restaurant business in North Jersey in 2001, has opened a second location of his South Jersey Japanese BYOB restaurant... Read more

Snag tickets to a movie screening

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Director Duncan Jones (Moon), son of rock legend David Bowie, will be in Philly on Wednesday, March 23 to talk up his action-suspenser Source... Read more

Philly-shot movie with Jennifer Love Hewitt to screen at festival

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Cafe, a Philly produced and shot film by Marc Erlbaum, will open the 16th International Family Film Festival in Hollywood on March 16, as... Read more

Restaurant notes: The Farm and Fisherman

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Chefs-spouses Josh Lawler and Colleen Kelly-Lawler are gearing up for Thursday, March 10's opening night of The Farm and Fisherman, their 30-seat... Read more