Pancho’s Grill has opened, sort of, at 7th and Passyunk

The slivered-pie-slice of a building at 7th and Passyunk now houses Pancho’s Grill, which opened last month with irregular hours and no liquor license. The restaurant is from the owner of the Baja Room/Pico de Gallo, which closed at 15th and South a few months back. It actually posted the

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The Good King Tavern opens at 614 S. 7th St., site of old Chick’s

The classical-French inspired Good King Tavern opened last weekend at 614 S. 7th St. in Bella Vista. That’s where Chick’s was for years, across from Nomad Pizza. Eater Philly reports that the restaurant is owned by father-and-daughter Bernard and Chloe Grigri. The  chef is Paul Lyons, who spent the summer at Morgan’s

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Bella Vista is getting The Good King Tavern on 7th St.

A casual French-influenced restaurant called The Good King Tavern is shooting to open by the end of October, the Insider reports. The restaurant by father and daughter Bernard and Chloe Grigri is moving into 614 S. Seventh St., the space previously held by Chick’s Social. Zagat Philly reports that the chef will

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Link Love: Crash at Pat’s and other cheesesteak news; Jackson gets more attention; facade-less no more?

We knew that cheesesteaks were hazardous to your health, but this is ridiculous. A driver jumped the curb on Passyunk just north of Wharton at about 2 a.m. yesterday and slammed into a bunch of cars parked at Pat’s, NBC10 reported. No one was injured, though. Good thing the crash

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Different outcomes for 2 proposals exhibit life without a civic association

Work has begun on a four-unit apartment building at 2008-2010 S. 8th St., on the border of the East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association‘s turf. But that’s actually only part of the story. The real story is how this project contrasts so sharply with one less than two blocks away, at

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