The Insider Archive: February, 2013

Opa wins a best-of nod from Details

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Congrats to George and Vasiliki Tsiouris, whose modern Greek spot Opa (1311 Sansom St.) was named one of the best new Greek restaurants in... Read more

Inside Fitler Dining Room

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Thursday, Feb. 21 marks the debut of Fitler Dining Room, a dinner-only bistro from Dan Clark and Ed Hackett (the Pub and Kitchen, Avalon's... Read more

Vedge lands on a major best-of list

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The plaudits keep rolling in for Vedge, Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby's vegan destination on Locust Street. Alan Richman, the restaurant critic... Read more

The BYOB 943 shuts down

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Critics may have loved Pascual "Pat" Cancelliere's Italian/Argentine BYOB at 943 S. Ninth St. in the Italian Market, but critics don't pay... Read more

Weekend must-tries: Great deli; romance in the burbs

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To everyone in Northeast Philly/Eastern Montgomery County who has suffered through years of mediocre Jewish deli food - cold, stuck-together... Read more

Zama's new spot has a name

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Hiroyuki "Zama" Tanaka of Rittenhouse Square's Zama has selected coZara as the name for his second restaurant, coming to Drexel's Chestnut... Read more

Walnut Street restaurant on the market

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A sales brochure from Precision Realty Group making the rounds is seeking a tenant for 1519 Walnut St., at one time in the heart of Center... Read more

Prices from 1981 at Day by Day

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Day by Day, the Rittenhouse lunch/brunch landmark, is marking its 32d anniversary with throwback pricing next week. It's clear that the inflation... Read more