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The Insider Archive: February, 2013
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Craig LaBan Reviews
West Chester's Roots Cafe moving to old Gilmore's
Thu, Feb 28, 2013, 3:10 PM
Roots Cafe, at 8 W. Gay St. in West Chester, seats 17 "when we push it," says owner Dan Cellucci. That will change in late May or early June...
Philly's pizza is ranked 4th in America
Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 10:00 PM
March's Travel + Leisure mag ranks what its readers call the 20 best cities for pizza in America, and Philly was fourth, behind Chicago (whose...
Locals on next season of 'Hell's Kitchen'
Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 9:25 PM
The Philly area will be amply represented on the 11th season of Fox's Hell's Kitchen, where chefs Zach Womack, Jacqueline Baldassari, Michael...
North Bowl plans a South Philly offshoot
Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 4:27 PM
Back in 2006, entrepreneur Oron Daskal opened North Bowl, a bowling alley/entertainment spot in a former auto mechanic's garage on Second Street...
Citron & Rose opens Saturday nights
Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 11:49 AM
Citron & Rose opened in November as an anomaly: a Main Line restaurant closed on Saturday nights. The Merion Station newcomer, run by...
Uh-oh. It's a Pliny the Younger shortage
Tue, Feb 26, 2013, 10:19 PM
Just the thought of the annual batch of Pliny the Younger stirs beer aficionados into a frenzy. For nine years, people have lined up outside...
Apologies from the chef: Pop-up was a bust
Tue, Feb 26, 2013, 3:10 PM
You go out to a special dinner and it's a bust. Rare is it for the chef to apologize. Which is what Ryo Igarashi did in an email. Last night...
Cream puff dreams: Hoops star's shop closes
Tue, Feb 26, 2013, 1:36 PM
Darn those cream puffs. Light and delicious. But so hard to make, so perishable. And the business model? A tall order. That did not deter...
Michael Klein has written about Philadelphia’s restaurant scene since 1993 in his Inquirer column, “Table Talk,” and on his Philly.com blog, “The Insider.”
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