food
Revamped menu shines at Tavern on Camac
With the upstairs still being renovated, Tavern on Camac’s downstairs bar and restaurant is still open for business as the welcoming, cozy Gayborhood place to grab a drink or bite that it has alway...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Having a ball in Center City
Every time we visit the stretch of Walnut Street that crosses through the Gayborhood, we seethe with jealousy at the range and quality of places the people who live and work in that area have at th...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indeblue is the warmest color
After doing a roundup of new Indian restaurants in the area last year, we decided to revisit Indeblue, 205 S. 13th St., to dig deeper into the menu. The Gayborhood restaurant definitely nails the v...
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Going hog wild at The Fat Ham
With the success of his namesake restaurant, Sbraga, on the Avenue of the Arts, “Top Chef” winner Kevin Sbraga is taking a more laidback approach with his newest Philadelphia eatery, The Fat Ham, 3...
Feb 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rittenhouse restaurant space gets a stylish rebirth
Rittenhouse restaurant space gets a stylish rebirth By Larry Nichols larry@epgn.com Located in what used to be the home of famed Le Bec-Fin, the newly opened Avance, 1523 Walnut St., has transforme...
Feb 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Megu Sushi, mega success
We made another trip to the suburbs, this time to New Jersey, for a visit to Megu Sushi, 300 Young Ave. in Moorestown — and further proved our theory that ethnic cuisine in slick suburban shopping ...
Jan 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
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House-made comfort food abounds at Miles Table
Being a coffee shop, eatery and a catering business all in one is a tall order for Miles Table, 1620 South St., but the restaurant accomplishes it by keeping the focus on good and interesting food....
Jan 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upscale food and service charms at Davio’s
It’s always nice to end the year on a classy note, and Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse, 111 S. 17th St., more than fits the bill. We see many a restaurant come and go in this city, but Davio’s,...
Dec 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Feliz’ Navidad
Having visited its predecessors, La Cantina Feliz in the ’burbs and La Calaca Feliz in the city, we were delighted to see a third Feliz location pop up in Manayunk. Like the other two locations, Ta...
Dec 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
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Percy Street puts a ‘Q’ in Thanksgiving
If you don’t want to be in the kitchen all day for Thanksgiving (or don’t have the culinary skills to make that special day memorable), swing by Percy Street Barbeque (900 South St.) the day before...
Nov 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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