Quick Hits: Stateside adds brunch; Liquor license spotted on South St. West; Gathering on Bainbridge

Stateside started opening Sundays for brunch last weekend with a handful of breakfast items and sides, reports Foobooz. Hours are 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. A liquor license popped up in the window of the nearly completed 1612 South St., and Foobooz reports that the proprietor will be Jon Adler

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All charges against Elijah Milligan dropped; Stateside names new chef

The case against former Stateside chef Elijah Milligan, who was fired the day he was arrested on assault charges in October, was thrown out for lack of evidence, according to court records. Milligan’s attorney, Jonathan Cohen, said shortly after his client’s arrest that Milligan was trying to mediate a dispute

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15 of city’s best bars call South Philly home, Philly mag says

Philadelphia magazine said in its latest issue that 15 of the city’s 50 best bars make their homes on or below South Street. In the Top 10 were American Sardine Bar (4), Brauhaus Schmitz (8) and Devil’s Den (9). Buzzy spots like South Philadelphia Tap Room and Stateside made the

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Stateside installs stools outside – bolted to the wall

After being granted an extension of their outside seating permit, Stateside has taken a novel approach to al fresco dining that will further cement the restaurant’s top-notch reputation. The restaurant installed swing-out stools on the outside of the bar. The height of each is adjustable by swiveling the seat. They’re also

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Passyunk Christmas tree lighting brings out the masses

More than 300 neighbors and visitors poured onto the streets around the fountain last night for the Christmas Tree Lighting on Passyunk Avenue and Tasker Street. As we told you last week, the street was closed off to cars and the block surrounding the fountain was bustling with couples, families, dogs

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