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  1. The Other Critics
    Fitler Dining Room Serves Some ‘Real Stunners’; VeggingRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  2. Coffee Buzz
    Fishtown Neighbors Green-Light ReAnimator Coffee’s Cafe PlansLooks like Loco Pez and Cedar Point Bar & Kitchen are getting a new neighbor.
  3. Coffee Buzz
    ReAnimator Coffee Seeking Support for Its Fishtown CafeThe artisan roasters need the community’s support before the city’s Zoning Board will sign off on their plans.
  4. Foodies With Benefits
    Jen Carroll Cooks for a Good Cause Tonight at EmmanuelleThe Top Chef alum is serving snacks for the bar’s fundraiser for Wine to Water.
  5. Reopenings
    Fire-Ravaged Lucky Star to Twinkle Again on Ridge AvenueThe restaurant’s been out of commission for more than a year-and-a-half.
  6. The Other Critics
    Saigon Cuisine Serves ‘More Hits Than Misses’; Koo Zee Doo’sRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  7. The Great Outdoors
    Where to Eat and Drink Right Now In the Great OutdoorsThe weather is gorgeous, go outside.
  8. Loco For Locavores
    A KFC Undergoes Farm-to-Table-ization in Wyeth CountryPerhaps the coolest thing to come to Chadds Ford since the Wyeth clan put down its roots.
  9. Grub Guide
    Five Places to Go Loco on Taco TuesdayHere are some weekly taco deals well worth considering.
  10. Freebies
    SoWe Serving Free Lunch TodayThe restaurant is offering free sandwiches and burgers to anyone who chooses to eat lunch outside today.
  11. Foodievents
    Bru Craft & Wurst Makes It Official With Grand Opening CelebrationsThe opening celebration will bring samples of food and drinks, plus discounts too.
  12. The Happiest Hours on Earth
    More Changes Come to Hop Sing LaundromatLee tweaks the program a little for his “Washy Washy Hours.”
  13. Coffee Buzz
    Ultimo Coffee Scores ‘America’s Best Coffee Shop’ Honors;The editors picked Ultimo for its awesome staff, awesome coffee and the lack of coffee snobbery here.
  14. Menus
    Old City’s Fire & Ice Rolls Out a New MenuThe menu puts forht of delicate balance of flavors inspired by the cuisines of Thailand, Laos and Viet Nam.
  15. Foodies With Benefits
    Theater Exile Hosting Fergie Fest at RUBA Club TomorrowWith an all-star lineup of some of the city’s funniest people, it seems like the evening’s emphasis will be on fun.
  16. The Great Outdoors
    Spring Brings Outdoor Seating to The MildredThe patio will debut as soon as the weather warms up.
  17. Truckin’
    Food Trucks Return to University City’s The Porch TomorrowTruckers will be rolling up on the concrete oasis every Wednesday and Friday.
  18. Menus
    Jennifer Choplin Drops Her First Full Menu Re-Do at SoWeWith some plates, she sticks with the restaurant’s Southern focus, but with others, she takes them in a whole different direction.
  19. Openings
    What to Eat at Cheu Noodle Bar, Opening TodayObviously, the noodles are the main draw, but it’s not going to be run-of-the-mill ramen.
  20. Rumors
    Midtown Village’s Bogus Thirteen Street Bistro Could Be Going HipCityVegIn recent years the dirty old jiggle joint was gussied up and affixed with a fake sign out front.
  21. Non-Openings
    Jen Carroll Pulls Out of Her West Village Restaurant, But She Hasn’t RuledThe project’s been set back, but it’s not dead.
  22. Beer Me
    Split Thy Skull Brings Cranium-Crushing Barleywines to Tattooed MomThis year the big brew fest takes place on Saturday instead of Easter Sunday.
  23. Booze You Can Use
    Jet Wine Bar Gives It Up For La Salle with a Southwest Philly Floater CocktailNaturally the excitement over Sunday’s game-winning shot has spilled over into our food and drink culture.
  24. Reopenings
    Port Richmond Pour House Reopening TonightAfter a shooting last fall, the bar went dark, but now it’s back.
  25. Crust Never Sleeps
    Fork Upgrades Its Prix Fixe Options with Seriously Heady BreadEli Kulp and his crew have added a course of rather unorthodox breads to Fork’s House Menu and Whole Animal dinners.
  26. Crime Scenes
    Are Party Buses Really at the Root of Old City’s Problems?The police captain is urging bars in Old City to stop busing in rowdy, college-aged kids.
  27. Openings
    Cedar Point Bar & Kitchen Opens TonightEarly reports indicate that the new Fishtown spot will be a crowd-pleaser for those who eat meat, and those who don’t.
  28. Brunch Beat
    Goat Hollow Now Does Brunch; Earth Bread + Brewery Serving Weekend LunchThings are heating up this weekend for the food and drink obsessed in Mt. Airy.
  29. Openings
    Bru Craft & Wurst Brings Indoor Beer Garden, iPads and Self-Serve Suds toThe new beer hall soft-opened on Saint Patrick’s Day without incident.
  30. Coffee Buzz
    Rittenhouse Square Getting a Joe Coffee LocationThe cafe will overlook the park, and offer more than just coffee.
  31. Chef Shuffle
    Lucio Palazzo to Head Taqueria Feliz in ManayunkThe chef is leaving his post in Fairmount to head Team Feliz’s new venture.
  32. The Other Critics
    Two Takes on West Philly’s Chili Szechuan; Nothing ‘Stuffy’Rounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  33. Openings
    Dolphin Tavern Going Live Tonight; Boot & Saddle Encounters a Slight SetbackThe divey, old school nudie bar is ready for guests, but construction is stalled at the nearby country and western bar.
  34. The Happiest Hours on Earth
    The Mildred Introduces Happy HourThe Bella Vista spot is rolling out happy hour action for the first time since it opened last fall.
  35. Openings
    Pizzeria Beddia Opening Wednesday on East Girard AvenueThe small Fishtown storefront is equipped with a brick-lined oven and not much more.
  36. Menu Changes
    Ultimo Coffee to Start Carrying American Sardine Bar’s SandwichesThe two coffee shops will add the sandwiches to its edible offerings beginning Friday.
  37. The Other Critics
    Flavors Felt ‘Vivid and Fully Developed’ at Bar Ferdinand; InRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  38. Reopenings
    Lorenzo’s and Sons to Rise From Its Own Ashes Like a Pizza-Making PhoenixSouth Street’s number one joint for slices is reopening next month.
  39. We All Scream
    Pushing the Season: The Igloo Opens and Little Baby’s Ice Cream GetsThough Old Man Winter still has one last wallop left in him, brain-freeze fodder flourishes.
  40. Openings
    The Victoria Freehouse Soft-Opens TomorrowIts opening finally brings an end to the long, sad saga that was Swanky Bubbles.
  41. Coming Soon
    What You Missed at Southwark’s Peter Serpico DinnerSerpico told us that the menu is similar to what he will serve at his restaurant when it opens.
  42. The Great Outdoors
    American Sardine Bar Coming Up Al Fresco This SpringZBA finally signed of on owner John Longacre’s plans for outdoor dining.
  43. Nightlife
    Old City’s Khyber Pass Pub Is Bringing Back Live MusicCould it be that Old City’s finally coming around?
  44. For Sale
    Diner-Bar Teri’s In the Italian Market Goes Up For SaleSurprisingly the price for the building and its liquor license isn’t too crazy.
  45. Closings
    Ugly American Calls It QuitsThe bar brought the tastes of upstate New York to Hoagietown with beef-on-weck and garbage plates.
  46. The Other Critics
    ‘Love For Vegan Cuisine and Delicious Eats’ Trumps Social AnxietiesRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  47. Coming Soon
    Cedar Point Bar & Kitchen Inches Closer to OpeningAt least half the menu will be veggie-friendly, and the bar will serve kale martinis.
  48. Openings
    Now Open: Ratchada Thai & Laos Cuisine, Serving Laab, Curries and OtherThe new restaurant opened as quietly as its predecessor closed.
  49. Beer Me
    Growlers Tapping Rare and Vintage Brews From YardsThe beers being featured have been socked away at the brewery awaiting an opportunity like this to come along.
  50. Closings
    The Latest Dish and Fluid Nightclub Calling It Quits After 17 YearsIn its prime, the second floor club played host to everyone from King Britt to Diplo.
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