Progressive Happy Hour / Home & Garden Tour to Benefit South Philly Food Co-op – This Saturday!

by Carolyn Huckabay for the Passyunk Post Looking for a new local happy hour spot? How about five in one afternoon? That’s what you’ll find this Saturday, June 30 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m at Kitchen Crawl: A Traveling Cocktail Party. Hosted by the South Philly Food Co-op, the event is part progressive happy hour, part

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Essen Bakery expands menu with more baked goods, sandwiches and more

Essen Bakery opened in the former Belle Cakery spot at 1437 E. Passyunk Ave. in the spring. Now that the “little Jewish bakery” has been open for a few months, the menu is being expanded. New sandwich! Za’atar croissant with hard boiled egg and labne cheese. The most perfect breakfast.

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17 South Philly experiences up for grabs in EPX’s online auction

For last year’s East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association online auction, you had the chance to bid on a first look at Restaurant Neuf, a tour of the Bok school renovations and plenty more. This year’s auction is delivering just as many cool opportunities in the East Passyunk area and beyond.

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‘Little Jewish bakery’ called Essen opening at 1437 E. Passyunk Ave.

East Passyunk Avenue will soon have a new bakery. The storefront of Belle Cakery, the bakery from Fond co-owner Jessie Prawlucki Styer, closed at 1437 E. Passyunk Ave. once Styer had a baby.  Now a new business will be bringing life to this location once again. Owner Tova Du Plessis

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