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2 days ago

Come along on a taco tasting tour around Philly

1 W Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125

2001 Memphis St., Philadelphia, PA 19125

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4161 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127

427 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

1629 S 7th St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

6030 Torresdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19135

3636 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

45 N 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

1040 N American St #701, Philadelphia, PA 19123

2035 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2319 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130

2108 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

    FYI Philly: Come along on a taco tasting tour around Philly
    This week on FYI Philly, we go on a taco tasting tour, savor some new sushi shops and some twists on the iconic cheesesteak. From Korean fried chicken to Taiwanese street food, we are bellying up to the table, then checking out a belly flipping ride and a new way to show some love.
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2 days ago

Fishtown's Suraya is one of the most exciting new dining destinations of the year

1528 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia; 215-302-1900, surayaphilly.com/.

Free parking lot available behind the restaurant at 1539 N. Front St. (at Oxford).

    Suraya | Fishtown's Suraya is one of the most exciting new dining destinations of the year
    He had been a child soldier in a brutal civil war, just a 14-year-old hiding behind the sandbags of the Christian militia. And he was finally en route to safety. But as Roland Kassis stood on a cargo ship bound for Cyprus in 1984, he looked back at Beirut with tears streaming down his face.
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2 days ago

Pot Activist Opening ‘Munchies Food’ Restaurant in Fishtown

...Sandwich Joint, which will cater to a takeout crowd only, is setting up shop at 1429 Marlborough Street in Fishtown, where Marlborough and Frankford Avenue meet. It’s across from Heffe Tacos and...

...a takeout crowd only, is setting up shop at 1429 Marlborough Street in Fishtown, where Marlborough and Frankford Avenue meet. It’s across from Heffe Tacos and near Lebanese market/restaurant Suraya, Cheu Fishtown...

    Pot Activist Opening 'Munchies Food' Restaurant in Fishtown
    Richard Tamaccio Jr., better known as N.A. Poe, the marijuana proponent who used to host the illegal Philly Smoke Sessions, is turning his attention to restaurants with Poe's Sandwich Joint. The casual eatery will focus on sandwiches, including egg sandwiches in the morning and cheesesteaks at night, reports Victor Fiorillo at Philadelphia.
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Make Music Philly is attending an event at Th...

Edenspore with a lovely #makemusicphilly set. Happy #makemusicday!

    Make Music Philly
    Make Music Philly. 1,872 likes · 63 talking about this. On Tuesday, June 21, the city of brotherly love joins 700 other cites world-wide to celebrate...
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3 days ago

Make Music Philly was live — attending an eve...

1300 N Front St

    Make Music Philly
    Make Music Philly was live - attending A Day In Music/ A Make Music Philly Event at The Boom Room.
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3 days ago

Fishtown Community Library added 2 new photos...

Sign up for summer reading today! We open at 2:00! Face painting and balloon twisting from 2:00-4:00.

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    Fishtown Community Library, Philadelphia, PA. 1,062 likes · 18 talking about this · 89 were here. Located in a former stable and fire station, the...
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4 days ago

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

...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...

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

...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....

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...

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.

...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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Jun 18

Jun 18

  • A Seat at the Building Table

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    My students need counter height work stools for their Lego Robotics workspace.
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Jun 17

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Jun 17

Jun 17

  • The "Write" Way

    Ms. Choi is asking for $273.24:
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Jun 14

Where to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia

...Liberty and a special raffle table to benefit the Kensington Youth Soccer Club. Sound off. (100 E Girard Ave....

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This Northern Liberties bar is a haven for soccer players 365 days a year, so it’s no surprise they are one of our top picks to watch the Cup. Enjoy the games on with sound, and stay until the evening when the upstairs bar turns into a dance club to party the night away. Sound on. (700 N 2nd St.)

...projector screen and VIP rooftop access. As is tradition, the bar will close down the 700 block of South Street for the final match on Sunday, July 15 with a huge viewing party at 10...

...U-Bahn will be having watch parties with $5 select drafts and apps. Sound on. (1318 Chestnut St....

...AM for the following two weeks to broadcast all the games with sound. Sound on. (1500 Locust St....

Three special happy hours await in Old City in honor of the World Cup. From Sunday, June 24 to Tuesday, June 26 Cuba Libre will be showing the 2 PM games and offering special $5 tapas, and cocktails, wine and beer priced between $4-$5. Sound off. (10 S 2nd St.)

The perfect spot for any sporting event, Field House features over 35 HD TVs and 40 beers on draft. They won’t be opening for the early games, but will be showing any games occurring after 11:30 AM with accompanying $3 Bud Light and $4 Neshaminy Creek drafts. Sound off. (1150 Filbert St.)

They’ll be opening at 11 AM every day as usual and will be showing any game that’s on (with sound by request). Some drink specials include $3 domestic drafts and a selection of $12 domestic beer buckets. Sound by request. (16 S 2nd St.)

Catch all the World Cup games at this Irish pub located right off of South Steet. They offer a host of daily specials and open early at 9 AM on the weekends so you won’t miss a game. Sound off. (611 S. 3rd St)

Stop by Sto’s in Old City to watch the World Cup matches, enjoy tons of daily food and drink specials and even play FIFA on their PS4. Sound will be on based on the game, definitely for the big matches. Sound on. (236 Market St.)

Watch every single game with sound at this conveniently located Irish bar. They’ll be offering $4 Carlsberg and Kronenbourg 1664 all tournament long—in addition to giveaways, raffles and other specials. Check out their Facebook page for a full event list and hours. Sound off. (1600 Arch St.)

    Where to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia
    Every four years soccer fans around the world come together to cheer on their nation's teams in the FIFA World Cup. This year's games, which are being hosted by Russia, begin on Thursday, June 14 and conclude on Sunday, July 15. Check out the full schedule of games here .
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Jun 14

Where to watch the World Cup — June 14 – July 15, 2018

100 E. Girard Ave.

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247 S. 17th St.

1150 Filbert St.

    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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Jun 13

Philly dining with view | Let's Eat

One of my new go-to KAs is the cardamom-sugared lovely at Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the gorgeous Lebanese café-market, bakery, and restaurant in Fishtown, which right now is making some of the city’s most beautiful pastries — French, but with a Levantine twist.

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Attico, a restaurant-lounge, is coming together on the roof of the new Cambria Hotel (219 S. Broad St., across from the Bellevue) for a mid-July official opening. Although buildings block the actual...

Porta, 1216 Chestnut St.

Love the name (“bubble” for bubble tea, “fish” for sushi), love the restaurant (Bubblefish, 909 Arch St.). This sleek, industrial-looking bistro, which opened 2½ years ago in Chinatown, delivers not only...

Approaching its fourth anniversary, Rittenhouse’s Abe Fisher (1623 Sansom St.) shows no sign of growing stale with its modern-Ashkenazi theme. Chef Yehuda Sichel keeps...

Thursday, June 14, is the projected opening of a second location for this nutrition-forward bowl specialist at 1700 Market St. It will be open from breakfast through dinner weekdays.

Coffee shop comes to the Bok Building from Adam Gery, a longtime manager and barista at Last Drop Coffeehouse, and architect Whitney Joslin. Its entrance is at 821 Dudley St.

My top pick is still Hungry Pigeon (743 S. Fourth St.) in Queen Village where Pat O’Malley, who used to run the pastry production for...

Melissa Weller at Walnut Street Café (2929 Walnut St.), who made her name in New York at Rebelle, uses a sourdough starter and Beurre...

ICI Macarons & Café (230 Arch St.) in Old City is a hidden gem — they do fine croissants, as well as some excellent KAs.

The Kettle Black (631 N. Second St.) in Northern Liberties makes its standard croissants with Amish butter and has an airy vegan version that has seriously whirling layers inside. The French-owned J’Aime in the Gayborhood (212 S. 12th St.) is also legit.

...either. Try them at Ardmore’s Delice et Chocolat on your way to the train (9 E. Lancaster Ave.) or at the Buttery in Malvern (233 E King St.), where the pains aux chocolat...

    Philly dining with view | Let's Eat
    Philly's dining-with-a-view scene will be expanding by two in coming weeks. I rode the elevators for the details. Also this week, I share word of a pan-Asian standout in Chinatown, return to a Rittenhouse favorite, and tip you to what might be Philly's most decorated burger. Craig LaBan, meanwhile, shares his favorite croissants.
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Jun 13

The Biggest Hotel Openings In Philly In 2018 & Beyond

Where:Lokal Fishtown, 1421 N. Front Street

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Where:Cambria Hotel Philadelphia Downtown Center City, 219 S. Broad Street

Where:Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Philadelphia Downtown/Center City, 261 S. 13th Street

Where:Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia, 1 N. 19th Street

Where:MainStay Suites/Ascend Hotel Collection, 917 Arch Street

Where:W Philadelphia and Element Philadelphia, 15th & Chestnut streets

Where:Pod Philly, 31 S. 19th Street

Where:Hyatt Place Philadelphia Airport, 4521 Island Avenue

Where:Le Méridien Philadelphia, 1421 Arch Street

Where:Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, 401 Chestnut Street

Where:Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel, 1 Dock Street

    The Biggest Hotel Openings In Philly In 2018 & Beyond
    Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia | Image Courtesy Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia Check out these new hotels in the City of Brotherly Love... Philadelphia's hotel scene just keeps getting better.
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Jun 13

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Jun 12

Restaurants Offer Dads Free Deals on Father's Day in Philadelphia

Fishtown, 431 East Girard Ave. (215) 425-1555

1000 Frankford Avenue, Suite 1, Philadelphia, PA 19125

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524 S 4th St

1823 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia

Rittenhouse Square: 1740 Sansom St. (215) 557- 9299

Italian Market: 1180 S. 10th St. (215) 463-0868

2015 Walnut Street

1500 Locust Street

3939 Chestnut St

1930 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2900 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19134

    Restaurants Offer Dads Free Deals on Father's Day in Philadelphia
    Restaurants around the Philadelphia region are celebrating Dads this Father's Day with freebies, free food, deals, specials and events. Here is a round-up of ten of the best Father's Day in Philadelphia offers including free water ice, pizza, soup dumplings, Dan Dan noodles and root beer fl
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Jun 11

That Fishtown hotel has taken so long to develop that the zoning variance to build it actually expired

...rooftop pool, two restaurants, a banquet hall, and a jazz club to be built at 1224 Frankford Ave. and combined with an adjacent structure that would be turned into a coworking space, he...

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...face greater vulnerability in economic down times. He once had a hotel project approved for 2nd and Poplar streets in Northern Liberties but never completed it, though financing wasn’t the issue. (“I...

8/24 PIDC is offering RFQ for 4601 Market Street

150 N. 6th Street

    Whither the proposed Fishtown hotel now that its variance has lapsed?
    In the much-discussed -- and much-derided -- Forbes article christening Fishtown the "hottest new neighborhood in America," developer Roland Kassis was a star character. The author rode with Kassis in his Range Rover, where he described how Frankford Avenue had grown over the last several years and hinted at a bigger change to come in a major hotel project he was going to finish.
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Jun 11

Packed house for the Amazing Mr. Q!

Packed house for the Amazing Mr. Q!

    Fishtown Community Library
    Packed house for the Amazing Mr. Q!
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Jun 10

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