The Insider Archive: November, 2009

Parc searching for new chef

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Starr Restaurant Organization is hunting for a new chef for Parc, the brasserie on Rittenhouse Square. Chef Arthur Cavaliere, who took over... Read more

Zot closes

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Zot, the Belgian tavern at 122 Lombard St. in Society Hill for three years, is out of business -- evicted, says the landlord, Madame Saito... Read more

David Brenner-backed pool hall coming here?

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Chestnut Street has gradually been seeing a rise in nightlife, as evidenced by Capital Grille, the Lucky Strike bowling alley, and Fogo de... Read more

Ex-Old City bar owner a terror suspect

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More pieces are emerging about David Coleman Headley, who sits in a federal prison in Chicago, charged by the FBI with planning terrorist... Read more

Free beer and cheese with your dinner?

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John Brandt-Lee, chef-owner of Avalon Restaurant, an elegant, rustic-Italian BYOB in West Chester, is giving away a course of local craft beers... Read more

Asian openings

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Just how many sushi bars can fit in Old City? One more will come online within the next several weeks. Name is Maru, and it'll fill 206 Market... Read more

Vetri is a Butterscotch Krimpet and Geno's man

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Chef Marc Vetri gets the "With Love Letters" Q&A treatment from Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corp.'s site Uwishunu... Read more

Cooking for Thanksgiving? Here's what you should do this weekend

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Pioneer Philly caterer Steve Poses tells Huffington Post about the nine ways to soothe holiday panic. His rules include a warning to procrastinators... Read more