Hallelujah. Demo finally starting at Scarduzio’s 12th and Passyunk building

Fencing went up this morning at 12th and Morris, a blessed sign that demolition is finally starting on the former home of Artisan Boulanger, and the future home of chef Chris Scarduzio’s long-planned bistro. We last checked in with Scarduzio in April — nearly two years since it was first

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What’s up with that Scarduzio project at 12th and Morris?

It’s been nearly 22 months since news broke that chef/restaurateur Chris Scarduzio was planning to open a bistro in the former Artisan Boulanger at 12th and Morris, and more than a year since he got approval from the EPX zoning committee for the building he wants to construct in its place.

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FIRST PICS: Artisan Boulanger – now also with sandwiches, sushi, bahn mi, even cronuts

Getting booted from their home of 21 years was the best thing that could have happened to the venerable French bakery Artisan Boulanger Patissier. Their long-awaited new location at 1218 Mifflin St. finally opens today after literally a year delay, and they’ve amped up their offerings to expand well past

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Artisan Boulanger is closed, getting ready for the move this month

UPDATE: Just passed by and the sign on the new location is going up! ——————————————————————— The long saga of Artisan Boulanger’s move has inched another step forward. The bakery has closed at 12th and Morris in anticipation of its relocation to 1218 Mifflin St., which was deemed so inevitable last

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Scarduzio team gets receptive audience at EPX zoning meeting

The East Passyunk Civic Association’s monthly Zoning Committee meeting was ablaze with questions last night for Steve Olitsky, part-owner of the someday-to-be restaurant that will replace Artisan Boulanger at 12th and Morris. Olitsky, who will co-own the joint with wife Tamar and chef Chris Scarduzio, was at the meeting seeking neighborhood

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