The Insider Archive: February, 2011

Restaurant notes: Cook it up in Rittenhouse

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Audrey Taichman (Audrey Claire, Twenty Manning Grill) is taking over the corner spot up the block at 20th and Rittenhouse Square that previously... Read more

Restaurant notes: Fathom, putting the fish in Fishtown

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Monday (2/21) is the opening of Fathom Seafood House (200 E. Girard Ave., 267-761-9343), a casual, seafood-centric bar at Girard and Shackamaxon... Read more

Food note: A cheese pairing

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Two Philly companies are collaborating on a food project: Art in the Age, which markets Root liqueur, is working with Di Bruno Bros. on a... Read more

Restaurant notes: Jolly's new tune

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Anyone know a piano mover? Jolly Weldon is taking over the restaurant space at the Academy House (1420 Locust St.) with Jolly's Dueling Piano... Read more

Restaurant notes: A Collingswood duopoly; a cantina goes BYO

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Alex Capasso reopened his Collingswood comfort-fooder West Side Gravy on the eve of Valentine's Day, and it now shares the former Haddon Avenue... Read more

Restaurant notes: Jose Garces' Guapos Tacos ready to roll

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The whiff of spring in the air means that Guapos Tacos, the rolling comida operation that Jose Garces and designer Jun Aizaki have been working... Read more

Restaurant notes: Avalon's new spot in Downingtown

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Ink is barely dry on this one: John Brandt-Lee of West Chester's Avalon just signed the lease on a second restaurant. (He's been teasing his... Read more

Restaurant notes: A stock market for beer drinkers

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Buy low, drink high? Brew-chip stocks? A beer market? Center City Grille, across from the Philadelphia Stock Exchange at 10 S. 20th St., is... Read more