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Baril Opens for Dinner on Tuesday, December 6
Philly Restaurant Openings / Rittenhouse Square

Baril Opens for Dinner on Tuesday, December 6

Chef/Restaurateur Michael Franco launches Baril, a neighborhood bistro, steps from Rittenhouse Square, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Inspired by the comforting cuisine of Provence, France, Baril features farmhouse-style southern French fare. Franco’s chef de cuisine, Gregory Headen, sources ingredients from our region’s agriculturally rich small farms and creameries. A hydroponic garden fuels the creativity of … Continue reading

City Tap House Releasing Beer with Yards Brewing Company
Beer / Logan Square / University City

City Tap House Releasing Beer with Yards Brewing Company

This Saturday, December 3rd, City Tap House is releasing Cookie Swap Weizenbock – a collaboration beer with Yards Brewing Company. Cookie Swap Weizenbock (6.2%) is inspired by the sweet treats of the holiday season and the growing popularity of cookie swapping parties. The German-style Weizenbock is brewed with molasses and fresh ginger, giving the beer … Continue reading

New Lunch Spot in Rittenhouse: Butcher Bar
Lunch / Rittenhouse Square

New Lunch Spot in Rittenhouse: Butcher Bar

Butcher Bar, the meat intensive restaurant that opened to much fanfare three months ago at 2034 Chestnut Street in the Rittenhouse Square area, is now offering lunch Monday through Saturday 11:30-3:00PM. The menu includes starters, sandwiches, plates, sides, and of course… BOOZE! Here’s the meaty menu: That Lamb Meatball Gyro has my name all over it. … Continue reading

Little Baby’s Ice Cream & Brulee Bakery Collaboration
Baked Goods / Collaborations / Fishtown

Little Baby’s Ice Cream & Brulee Bakery Collaboration

In what could be the most amazing local food collaboration ever, Little Baby’s Ice Cream and Brulee Bakery have partnered up to present the… Macaron Ice Cream Sandwich These limited-time babies will be available at the Little Baby’s Ice Cream shop in Fishtown located at 2311 Frankford Avenue or at their West Philly shop located … Continue reading