Lou Boquila receives two bells for ‘rediscover[ing] his roots and redefin[ing] himself dish by dish’ at Perla

In August Perla opened its doors across from the Singing Fountain, bringing some added diversity in dining options to East Passyunk Avenue. Now that the restaurant has been open for a few months, Craig Laban stopped in to review Perla,

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Karina’s is moving next door to Fond across from the fountain

Karina’s, the Italian-Spanish BYOB that is being replaced by Le Virtu’s Brigantessa, will be moving into the building next to Fond at the East Passyunk fountain. The Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation, which owns the building currently housing Karina’s half a

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Building owner presents loose plan for restaurant across from fountain at 1535 S. 11th St.

Both the building owner and architect of a potential restaurant project across the street from the fountain at 1535 S. 11th St.  gave an information-only proposal last night at the Passyunk Square Civic Association’s zoning committee meeting. Their plan is to

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