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The restaurant reservation website, OpenTable, has compiled a list of 100 of the “Best Restaurants for Foodies in America.”
A total of 5 restaurants from Philadelphia made the list, with 3 of them being South Philly restaurants. Continue Reading →
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 it. Let’s see the results.
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.
They may not have won just yet, but isn’t it an honor just to be nominated?
Will BYOB (1911 E. Passyunk Ave.) has a lot to celebrate.
Its chef, Christopher Kearse, took home the Best New Chef accolade from Philly mag’s annual Best of Philly issue earlier this month, and the restaurant itself is commemorating a milestone — one year of serving South Philly, as of Aug. 24.
To mark its first birthday, Will is throwing a party, and you’re invited. Between Aug. 21 and 24, Kearse is plating a special tasting menu that reads like a greatest hits of his favorite dishes from the past year.
Some winners are not surprises, but they’re honors just the same. Then there are some quirky little winners like the best car wash. Ok.
Without further ado…
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