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Pub & Kitchen fine and dandy
Judging from the number of patrons in scrubs crowding the bar after their shifts (we had to wiggle our way through a throng of medical professionals happily blowing off steam to get to the restaura...
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lolita: quite the temptress
With a new look and a new menu, Lolita, 106 S. 13th St., makes us feel like there is a new chica in the Gayborhood — strutting her stuff and competing for our Mexican-cuisine affection — and frankl...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drury Beer Garden: A bit dreary
Gayborhood Greek cuisine dynamo Opa has opened up its “backyard” space behind the restaurant and christened it the Drury Beer Garden, a place to grab a drink, congregate and play some games in a pi...
Jun 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Petruce et al comes out blazing
Given the cozy space it occupies and the heat coming off the open-concept kitchen, Petruce et al seems to know that nothing is more seductive than being huddled around a roaring fire in a dim atmos...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Hope restaurants: the great outdoors
Normally we shy away from outdoor dining whenever possible because the hustle and bustle of foot traffic in Philly isn’t really conducive to a relaxed dining experience. That’s not an issue in New ...
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volver finds Garces at the top of his game
If there is a more adventurously satisfying and refined roller-coaster ride of a dining experience to be had in Philadelphia than what we witnessed at Volver, we haven’t seen it. We’re not kidding....
May 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Philly steakhouse turn on the charm
Déjà vu. We’ve visited this particular address, 918 S. 22nd St., a number of times over the last few years, each time a different restaurant. All of them had their charms and the spot’s latest inha...
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 127 127 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 | 152 152 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 | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
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