OpenTable names 3 South Philly restaurants as ‘Best Restaurants for Foodies in America’

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. 

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South Philly dominates Zagat’s list of Philly’s Top 50 Restaurants

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

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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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Will BYOB is celebrating 1-year anniversary in style

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

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South Philly’s Best of Philly winners – and there are plenty of them

Once again, South Philly represented a disproportionate share of Best of Philly winners in Philly mag’s August issue, which marked the 40th year the publication has been running this list. Some winners are not surprises, but they’re honors just the same. Then there are some quirky little winners like the

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