The Insider Archive: October, 2012

Personnel: New guys in charge

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Bela Durst, whose local kitchen stops include Black Sheep, Prohibition Taproom and Steve Poses' Franklin Foodworks after an apprenticeship... Read more

Food trucks take over City Hall

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For what is believed to be the first time ever, food trucks will be set up inside City Hall's courtyard. To mark National Food Day on Wednesday... Read more

Lloyd opening Saturday in Fishtown

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The whiskeys - upwards of 70 varieties at the moment, mostly American - are on the shelf. The kitchen is set up. Saturday, Oct. 27 marks the... Read more

Three Starr alums opening in South Jersey

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Three Stephen Starr alums are behind District 611, a rustic, brick-oven pizzeria slash New American BYOB, due to open Nov. 17 at 710 Broad... Read more

New soul-fooder signed for Reading Terminal

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KeVen Parker, owner of Ms. Tootsie's on South Street, has won the bidding to take over a soul-food stand in Reading Terminal Market, which... Read more

Scarduzio's East Passyunk project hits a snag

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Table 31/Mia's/Scarduzio's chef-owner Chris Scarduzio and partners Stephen and Tamar Olitsky have been hot to develop 1646-1648 S. 12th St... Read more

Stollenwerk's Fish to move again

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Earlier this year, Mike Stollenwerk moved Fish - his flagship seafooder - from 17th and Lombard Streets into the corner of 13th and Locust... Read more

Restaurant notes: New Italian BYO; happy hour

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The well-traveled Luigi Basile (Radicchio Cafe, Laceno's Italian Grill) has made good on his long-ago promise to open a trattoria on out-of-the-way... Read more