The Insider Archive: January, 2011

Restaurant notes: A Perrier-Vetri pairing; more Di Bruno's

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Amis‘ monthly industry night has become a big deal among kitchen workers, who meet and mingle on the first Monday night of the month... Read more

Restaurant notes: A taste of Sicily at Monsù

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Peter McAndrews and Nathan Baynes of Paesano's and Modo Mio are looking at Wednesday (1/26) to open Monsù, their Sicilian BYOB at Ninth... Read more

Restaurant notes: Hooters in Maple Shade closes; a food editor job is open

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The Hooters on Route 38 in Maple Shade has shut down, though the adjacent club, Slates, remains open. The closing does not seem to be related... Read more

What's up with Winter Beerfest?

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Shortly before the first keg was to be tapped on Saturday at the Starlight Ballroom, Winter Beerfest was -- in the words of organizer Barry... Read more

Restaurant notes: Opa's on (almost); more for NoLibs

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Here's a detail shot of Opa, the Greek restaurant-lounge coming together at 1311 Sansom St., the same block as Time, Bar, and Zavino. (This... Read more

Restaurant notes: The Farm and Fisherman

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Josh Lawler and Colleen Kelly met more than a decade ago at Drexel University's Hospitality Management, Culinary Arts and Food Science. After... Read more

Restaurant notes: Stollenwerk's next project

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A change of the guard is underway at A La Maison, the French BYO in Ardmore. Chef/owner Darlene Moseng is expanding to Seattle to develop... Read more

Restaurant notes: The Dan-TEA-lion; free dessert

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Old City's Philadelphia Bar & Restaurant (120 Market St.) opens for lunch starting Thursday (1/20). It's offering a free Tastykake bread... Read more