What local culinary stars eat for breakfast on Sunday mornings, what they listen to, and how they relax after work.
When I passed the unexpected vision of the crisp yellow awnings and cheery flower boxes in front of tidy CK Cafe, I promptly did a U-turn to check it out.
Menu is a mix of classic tiki drinks, riffs on classics, and originals.
"Basically," Summers said of Dunkel Dare, "we're doing the same old crap we've been doing for years: pies, slime, ask questions, and do physical challenges."
Elmi will keep his East Passyunk holdings: the chichi Laurel and its bar-next-door ITV.
Owner Mike Giammarino says the closing is related to his deal with Parx Casino in Bensalem, announced early this month.
The Glen Mills location remains.
Plan out your month and get excited for June
Little Pete's building has a date this year with a wrecking ball to make way for a Hyatt Centric hotel.
In its heyday, Jack's had long lines late into the night, especially on weekends after the movies. Its soda fountain was as busy as the sandwich board.
Ends a rule, in effect since the Chinatown cocktail bar's opening in May 2012.
It's surmised that there was a falling-out between him and his investors, causing, in effect, a lockout.
In sign-of-our-time news, this is the final week for Little Pete's near Rittenhouse Square, that 24/7 diner institution on 17th Street that's going to be razed for a new hotel. I just went for my last Little Pete's meal, and the folks there were nostalgic
There were chickens clucking in the backyard of La Maison when I arrived at this 300-year-old stone auberge in bucolic Coventryville. A woman on her way to dinner paused outside the front door to inhale the aroma of a pot of herbs.
Adapted from a recent online discussion.
Question: My daughter and son-in-law live an hour from us, and we meet once a month or so at a midpoint restaurant for dinner. I always enjoyed this time and thought it was a nice custom.