The Insider Archive: August, 2013

Peppercorn getting into the Main Line grind

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After a summer of extensive renovation, the space at the Eagle Village Shops that was georges', Le Mas Perrier and Le Mas will be reborn Sept... Read more

Pizzeria Vetri opening Sept. 6

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Sept. 6 will mark the debut of Pizzeria Vetri, taking shape at 1939 Callowhill St. It's a half-block from the Barnes museum in the suddenly... Read more

Wayne's Carmel Cafe sets a Sept. 9 opening

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Carmel Cafe & Wine Bar - which started in Tampa less than three years ago and now has five locations in Florida - is aiming for a Sept... Read more

Shifty's Taco opens

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The long-delayed Shifty's Taco is in soft-opening mode at 2730 W. Girard Ave. in Brewerytown (215-232-1413). Befitting the neighborhood -... Read more

'Chink's Steaks' appearing in NBC show

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Chink's Steaks in Northeast Philly took great pains to rebrand earlier this year as Joe's Steaks & Soda Shop. But it's possible that the... Read more

New from Fork: High Street on Market

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You might say that Ellen Yin, Roberto Sella and chef Eli Kulp are changing their Fork. After business Friday, Aug. 23, fork:etc., the market-cafe... Read more

Remembering Bernard Perrier

Bernard Perrier, 65 - the front-of-the-house counterpart of his older brother, chef Georges Perrier - died unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 18 at... Read more

Chef Sylva Senat lands on the Main Line

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Last we heard from Sylva Senat, the Haitian-born New Yorker had been relieved of the executive chef's job at Tashan, the modern Indian destination... Read more