In 2012, Gennaro’s Tomato Pie opened up in Newbold at Jackson & Carlisle Streets where most nights, seating was at a premium. Three years later, owner Mike Giammarino moved the whole BYO operation to East Passyunk Avenue.
The “Miracle on 13th Street” has already lit up as a bright reminder of the holidays. The Singing Fountain tree is the next South Philly spectacle to see holiday lights. On Thursday, December 1, a tree lighting ceremony will be held on East Passyunk Avenue.