Pat O’Malley of Hungry Pigeon named the ‘baker of the year’

Hungry Pigeon entered the South Philly restaurant scene in the fall of 2015, bringing pigeon and other dishes with “creative quirk” to Fabric Row. A photo posted by Hungry Pigeon (@hungrypigeonphilly) on Nov 13, 2016 at 11:14am PST Food critic Craig Laban already awarded the restaurant a three bell review, now

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South Street Headhouse District receives $525k grant for safety improvements

The South Street Headhouse District will soon be seeing $525,000 in safety improvements. Earlier this week it was announced by State Rep. Michael O’Brien that the district, which covers South Street and Fabric Row, would receive the grant money.

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Ambra sets opening date for Thursday, September 29

Ambra, the 16-seat Italian restaurant coming to Fabric Row, finally has an opening date. While owners Chris D’Ambro and Marina De Oliveira didn’t manage to open the spot by the originally-planned target of the end of August, this new Queen Village restaurant will instead be opening at the end of September.

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Ambra aiming for a late-August opening on Fabric Row

Chris D’Ambro and Marina De Oliveira made the decision to take over Southwark, reopening the restaurant in 2016. They revamped the space, while still maintaining the charm and attraction that the original owners had created with the restaurant. Now that Southwark is up-and-running, even receiving a two-bell review from Laban,

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