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Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness

133 S. 18th St., 3-6 p.m. weekdays.

Dizengoff (1625 Sansom St.) will open your world to the possibility that hummus can be an exciting meal for $11 or less. As the sibling of Zahav, it’s also an affordable way to taste one of our top chefs in Michael Solomonov.

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...has gone the pun route to name its simple but elegant BYOB Ngon Ngon at 615 S. Third St. in Queen Village. Pun? Ngon means “tasty.” Menu hits the basics (pho, salads, vermicelli bowls...

...an “upcake.” Dixie Picnic started in Malvern (215 Lancaster) and last year branched out to 1306 Chestnut St.

Cafe at 459 W. Butler Ave. features a huge variety of egg rolls, starting at breakfast, plus espresso.

Jake’s Sandwich Board’s last day at 122 S. 12th St. is Wednesday, June 20 as the changeover to Hatch & Coop – a chicken-and-egg specialist – is pegged to launch Monday, June 25.

Underground pub at 727 Walnut St. is closed, pending a rebranding as a restaurant called Sedition.

...s John’s Roast Pork, 14 E. Snyder Ave.), hoagies (Pastificio Deli is my pick, 1528 Packer Ave.), and classic Italian red gravy cuisine...

Try Mr. Joe’s Café (1514 S. Eighth St.) for that throwback Italian luncheonette feeling, with the sweet bonus of a cannoli from Termini’s Bakery across the street.

...while there are lots of upscale restaurants there, the fantastic British meat pies at Stargazy (1838 E. Passyunk Ave.) are one of the city’s best values. I also love the authentic Malaysian flavors...

...love the authentic Malaysian flavors of skewered meats grilled over coconut charcoal at Saté Kampar (1837 E. Passyunk Ave.) Bop across to the west side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian...

...side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian flavors at Indonesian standby Hardena (1754 S. Hicks St....

...you’ll also want to know. The Fishtown branch of Asian fusion-minded Cheu Noodles (1416 Frankford Ave.) is one of the most creative quality meals you can get for $15 or less...

Just up the street, check out beautiful Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the Lebanese café and restaurant I’m reviewing this weekend. The lunch menu, in particular...

Center City has good values, too. Kanella Grill (1001 Spruce St.) consistently serves one of the best flavor-to-dollar quotients around, with Cypriot cooking that...

...of getting to know Philly, though, my pick from her list is the Oyster House (1516 Sansom St.), where the buck-a-shuck oyster happy hours will introduce you to the last of...

    Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness
    The chef who helped create the Manayunk dining scene a quarter-century ago is back in business, and he's moved to Center City. Also this week: word of tasty Vietnamese cooking in Queen Village, a solid Mexican cantina in Montco, and an easy-on-the-wallet lunch spot with locations in Center City and Malvern.
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Hummus Republic brings fast-casual Mediterranean fare to Center City

A new fast-casual Mediterranean spot, offering salads and more, has opened up shop in Center City. Called Hummus Republic, the fresh arrival is located at 115 S. 18th St. With locations in six states, this is the California-based restaurant group's first outpost in Pennsylvania.

    Hummus Republic brings fast-casual Mediterranean fare to Center City
    A new fast-casual Mediterranean spot, offering salads and more, has opened up shop in Center City. Called Hummus Republic, the fresh arrival is located at 115 S. 18th St. With locations in six states, this is the California-based restaurant group's first outpost in Pennsylvania.
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Philadelphia (Film)

Additional filming locations included 1218 Arch Street (now the Center for Architecture) for the movie’s Action AIDS Center and 1901 Chestnut Street for Joe Miller’s office.

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Additional filming locations included 1218 Arch Street (now the Center for Architecture) for the movie’s Action AIDS Center and 1901 Chestnut Street for Joe Miller’s office.

One Liberty Place, 1650 Market Street, Philadelphia.

    Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia
    As a form of cinematic activism, Philadelphia (1993) attempted to reform the public understanding of AIDS in a time when ignorance and fear of the disease fueled prejudice and hate. The film is not merely set in the city of its title, but in a large part, the people of Philadelphia performed it.
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Pools, frozen treats and the Shore: Guide to coping with Philly's heat and humidity

Sweet Charlie’s, 1921 Walnut St. and 711 Walnut St.

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John’s Water Ice, 801 Christian St.

The Franklin Fountain, 116 Market St.

Little Baby’s Ice Cream, 2311 Frankford Ave.

Sweet Charlie’s, 1921 Walnut St. and 711 Walnut St.

    Pools, frozen treats and the Shore: Guide to coping with Philly's heat and humidity
    The Philadelphia region is getting a taste of dangerous summer heat - but there are plenty of ways to stay cool. A combination of high temperatures and humidity made it feel hotter than 100 degrees Monday. While relief may be on the way, the dog days of summer are nowhere near over.
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A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries

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5609 Walnut St.

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2101 N 59th St.

2313 E. Venango St.

700 E. Hunting Park Ave.

1500 N. Peach St.

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3535 Market St.

5243 Rising Sun Ave.

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1633 Orthodox St.

3400 Lancaster Ave.

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2101 Gould St.

7155 Germantown Ave.

17 N 3rd. St.

407 E Penn St.

5946 Germantown Ave.

2842 Saint Vincent

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4352 Wayne Ave.

6108 Germantown Ave.

    A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries
    A gnawed bag of raw poultry with mouse feces on the package in a walk-in cooler is just gross. Knowing there could be meat particles on the ceiling will have me looking up from now on. And, the person in charge at another restaurant placed his hand inside a rice container after handling a container with mice droppings....ick.
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Philadelphia's 5 best spots to indulge in French fare

Topping the list is Parc. Located at 227 S. 18th St. at Rittenhouse Square, this spot is the most popular high-end French restaurant in Philadelphia, boasting four stars out of 1,979 reviews on Yelp.

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Next up is Queen Village's Bistrot La Minette, situated at 623 S. Sixth St. With 4.5 stars out of 518 reviews on Yelp, the French breakfast and brunch spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking to indulge.

Bella Vista's Bibou, located at 1009 S. Eighth St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the fancy French spot 4.5 stars out of 337 reviews.

Chef Nicholas Elmi crafts this restaurant's prix fixe menu using local and seasonal ingredients. You can bring your own bottle with no corkage fee, or choose from a variety of wines, beers and spirits. Check out the current menu here and head over to 1617 E. Passyunk Ave. to see for yourself.

Chef Townsend Wentz's menu also changes with the season and includes dishes such as beef tartare with grilled manchego tartine and cressonnette, and lavender-braised rabbit with spring vegetables and liver mousse. Treat yourself at this French spot by heading over to 1623 E. Passyunk Ave.

    Philadelphia's 5 best spots to indulge in French fare
    Craving French food? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end French restaurants around Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings. Photo: Parc/Yelp Topping the list is Parc. Located at 227 S. 18th St.
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Your Guide to Wawa Welcome America's Free Museums

2008 Delancey Pl., Philadelphia

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15 S. 7th St., Philadelphia

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    Your Guide to Wawa Welcome America's Free Museums
    Although the fireworks and live performances gather the large crowds, there's another part of the Wawa Welcome America Festival that many look forward to every year: Free museums! Museums across Philadelphia provide free access on certain days of the festival -- one of the most unique aspects of the week-long Independence Day celebration.
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Explore the newest restaurants to launch in Philadelphia

Rittenhouse The PokeSpot is now located at 1804 Chestnut St. Healthy base options, like zucchini noodles and cauliflower rice, combined with unlimited veggie toppings, set this poke place apart from its competitors.

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A new addition to Rittenhouse, Koreana is a fast-casual Korean fusion spot that's located at 37 S. 19th St. As well as offering its signature bibimbap and lunch specials in-house, the eatery provides take-out, delivery and catering.

Tomo Sushi & Ramen is a sushi bar offering ramen and more that recently opened at 228 Arch St. in the Old City. On the menu, look for the sashimi deluxe or the vegan straw-veggie roll topped with strawberries.

The Wander Inn is a bar that recently opened its doors at 2500 S. Third St. in Whitman. While a rotating selection of craft beers on draught and ciders is the focus, the bar also serves brunch on the weekends.

Stroll past 7060 Germantown Ave. in Mount Airy West, and you'll find Cooperman's Deli, which specializes in customizable bagels and housemade pastrami for its signature sandwiches.

    Explore the newest restaurants to launch in Philadelphia
    Interested in getting the lowdown on recent restaurant additions to Philadelphia? From a Korean fusion joint to a classic deli, read on for a rundown of the newest nosh nooks to open for business near you. Photo: Koreana/Yelp A new addition to Rittenhouse, Koreana is a fast-casual Korean fusion spot that's located at 37 S.
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Hiding in Plain Sight, Daniel W. Coburn’s “Becoming a Specter” at the Print Center

1614 Latimer Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Hiding in Plain Sight, Daniel W. Coburn's "Becoming a Specter" at the Print Center
    Jessica Rizzo visits "Becoming a Specter," Daniel W. Coburn's solo current show at the Print Center, awarded him as part of the 92nd ANNUAL International Competition. On view May 18th-August 4th, this exhibition of untitled photographs playfully subverts the camera's all-seeing powers.
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What will $1,200 rent you in Philadelphia, right now?

Next, there's this studio situated at 1620 Spruce St. It's listed for $1,200/month.

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Listed at $1,200/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom is located at 1439 Vine St.

Also listed at $1,200/month, this 700-square-foot one-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bathroom condo is located at 1837 S. Second St.

Here's a 396-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo at 1100 S. Broad St. that's going for $1,200/month.

    What will $1,200 rent you in Philadelphia, right now?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down a place in Philadelphia with a budget of $1,200/month. Read on for the listings.
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6 days ago

Real Food Eatery opens on Market St.

Real Food Eatery, the fast-casual bowl/platter specialist that started two years ago on 16th Street just south of Locust, has opened a second location — just a few blocks away at 1700 Market St., next to a Cosi.

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Real Food Eatery, the fast-casual bowl/platter specialist that started two years ago on 16th Street just south of Locust, has opened a second location — just a few blocks away at 1700 Market St., next to a Cosi.

They have a third location — at 4040 City Ave. in Wynnefield, across from Bala Cynwyd — teed up for September.

    Real Food Eatery opens on Market St.
    Real Food Eatery, the fast-casual bowl/platter specialist that started two years ago on 16th Street just south of Locust, has opened a second location - just a few blocks away at 1700 Market St., next to a Cosi. This location is open weekdays only and also offers breakfast from 7 to 10:30 a.m.
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6 days ago

Where to Watch the FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia

2013 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

247 S 17th St., Philadelphia

Attention all England fans! This Irish pub located at 17th and Latimer streets will be opening early for all England matches and some Mexico matches, by request...

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    Where to Watch the FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia
    The most popular sporting event watched around the globe kicked off Thursday. The World Cup, featuring 32 national teams, will take place in 11 cities across Russia, finishing with one country named world champion July 15.
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Where to watch the World Cup — June 14 – July 15, 2018

247 S. 17th St.

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    Things to do: Where to watch the World Cup - June 14 - July 15, 2018
    Despite the stubborn, oft-repeated contention that Americans would never embrace soccer as the rest of the world has, American soccer fandom is on the up-and-up. And even the most casual lover of soccer - sorry, football - can get excited about the World Cup, the most widely viewed sporting event in the world (yes, even bigger than the Olympics).
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