‘Dog Whisperer’ Cesar Milan filmed in South Philly last week for new show

Plenty of South Philly’s restaurants have been the spotlight of TV shows recently, with Wheel of Fortune filming on East Passyunk Avenue, Great American Food Finds featuring the Erace Brothers of Green Aisle, and Ristorante Pesto on the Rachael Ray Show. Now South Philly is the scene for some non-food-related TV

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Pat’s Steaks guest chef series continues with a visit from Jose Garces

Kelp granules, fried mortadella and more ingredients uncharacteristic of the Pat’s Steaks we all know have been showing up in sandwiches at the long-standing East Passyunk Avenue spot. Why, do you ask? Pat’s Steaks has been running a guest chef series, serving vegetarian “cheesesteaks” from Sally Eisenberg and Italian Cubano-like sandwiches

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Order it wit fried mortadella: Marc Vetri guest chefs for Pat’s on Thursday

In case you didn’t get a chance to order your cheesesteak wit kelp granules at the first of Pat’s King of Steaks’ new guest chef series, here’s another chance to try something new and unexpected from the 85-year-old establishment. Up this time is Marc Vetri, who will be working with

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Order it wit kelp granules: Pat’s steaks starts a guest chef series

Instead of your normal cheesesteak from Pat’s wit or wit-out onions, today you can order a “cheesesteak” wit kelp granules, broccoli rabe and Muenster cheese. Sounds a little odd from Pat’s, doesn’t it? The 85-year-old establishment is launching the first installment of a new guest chef series on Thursday, January

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Developer presents preliminary plans for long-vacant lot next to Pat’s King of Steaks

A recent zoning meeting for the Passyunk Square Civic Association featured an informational presentation for the address listed at 827-29 Wharton St. At first glance, that address might not mean much to you. However, it may once you realize it’s the location of that trash-strewn vacant lot east of Pat’s

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Building across from Pat’s collapses under weight of heavy snow

The roof of the building catty-corner from Pat’s at 9th and Wharton collapsed this morning, nearly three years after renovations on it began. Looks like 9th, Wharton and Passyunk will soon have another vacant lot to contend with. Permits for interior demolition of the building, at 848 Wharton St., were pulled as far

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