19 South Philly dining destinations rank on Philly Mag’s ’50 Best Restaurants’ list

Every year Philly Mag releases their list of the city’s best restaurants. With South Philly’s top notch dining spots, we’ve come to expect a strong turnout on lists like this one. For the end of 2016, these 19 South Philly spots ranked in the top 50. Laurel has been knocked

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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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Quick Hits: Laban loves Serpico, Rock Paper Scissors tourney, Carpenter Square lookin’ good

In case you missed it, Craig Laban came this close to awarding Serpico, which opened a few months back at 604 South St., a four bell review. Instead, he bestowed three bells while praising the place as “one of the city’s most compelling restaurants.” Read the full review here. But

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Link Love: Snyder House nearly ready; Serpico delights PSN; South St. lofts selling again

Snyder House, the veterans treatment facility we told you about in March, is nearly ready to open at 1425 Snyder Ave., and Hidden City checked in last week. The site says that the 40-bed facility, formerly known as the Baptist Institute for Christian Workers, will be leased by the federal VA

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