Upcoming Events: Celebrate Odunde, Rosé, and more.

Compiled by Josephine Cardillo If you have an event you’d like us to include on our weekly events round-up, please send us an email at events@passyunkpost.com  Friday, 6/8/18 All day – Alex’s Lemonade Stand, Beneficial Bank, 1901 East Passyunk Avenue. Take a stand against childhood cancer in your community. Join thousands

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Noord and Fond teaming up for new breakfast spot in former Fourth and Cross location

The Pennsport community was disappointed when Fourth and Cross announced its closure at the end of 2015 after less than a year in the former Bell’s Delly location. Now that Fourth and Cross is gone, an exciting prospect is coming soon to the location, from two of East Passyunk Avenue’s highly-regarded

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South Philly dominates Zagat’s list of Philly’s Top 50 Restaurants

With staples and standouts up and down E. Passyunk Ave., it’s no secret that South Philadelphia is rapidly becoming the place to dine in the city. Zagat just released their list of the Top 50 Restaurants in Philadelphia and South Philly takes up 30%, 15 out of 50 spots, on

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List of semifinalists for James Beard awards reads like a South Philly restaurant directory

The James Beard Foundation has released the nominations of its annual culinary awards – which are something like the Oscars of the food world – and South Philly is well-represented. In various categories, Will, Bibou, Le Virtu, Laurel, Fond and Serpico have all been nominated as semifinalists. Check out the

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HUGE! ‘Top Chef’ contestant opening BYOB called Laurel at 1617 E. Passyunk

The red-hot Passyunk Avenue strip continues its streak with the news that Nicholas Elmi, a contest on the upcoming season of Bravo’s “Top Chef” and the former chef/partner at Le Bec Fin, will be taking over the tiny space at 1617 E. Passyunk Ave. The Insider reports that Elmi, who was

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