Barry’s Buns Coming to The Bourse Food Hall in Old City
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Old City / Openings

Barry’s Buns Coming to The Bourse Food Hall in Old City

Barry’s Buns opened in May 2016 with its first location at the MARKET at the Fareway in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. Now, Barry’s Buns is excited to open its second location at The Bourse Marketplace located at 111 S. Independence Mall East in the Old City section of Philadelphia. This historic building is undergoing … Continue reading

Valente’s Italian Specialties Brick and Mortar in Haddonfield
Food Markets / Haddonfield NJ / Openings

Valente’s Italian Specialties Brick and Mortar in Haddonfield

Valente’s Italian Specialities announced that they will be opening a brick and mortar retail store in downtown Haddonfield, NJ. Proprietor Marcello De Feo expects a late spring opening for the specialty food store located at 7 Kings Court in the heart of the downtown area. The store will offer freshly prepared grab-and-go meals that will be … Continue reading

The Halal Guys Open in Northeast Philadelphia
Middle Eastern / Northeast Philly / Openings

The Halal Guys Open in Northeast Philadelphia

The popular fast-casual restaurant The Halal Guys is continuing its Philadelphia area expansion, openrf its third location at 2550 Grant Avenue on March 24. The Northeast Philadelphia store joins the wildly successful Chinatown (1016 Race Street) and King of Prussia (150 W. Delkalb Pike) locations, both of which opened in 2016. Much like the United States, American Halal … Continue reading

Kennett Square’s Verbena BYOB with Chef Scott Morozin Is Open
Chefs / Kennett Square PA / Openings

Kennett Square’s Verbena BYOB with Chef Scott Morozin Is Open

Verbena, an intimate BYOB in Kennett Square, has opened under the culinary tutelage of Chef Scott Morozin. He promises a menu using only the highest quality fresh, seasonal ingredients, including as many locally as possible. The restaurant replaces the former La Madera Bistro at 102 East State Street. I asked Chef Scott a few questions to get us all excited about … Continue reading

Kevin Sbraga on Dining Options at Fitler Club
Center City / Chefs / Openings

Kevin Sbraga on Dining Options at Fitler Club

Fitler Club, a private lifestyle club, which is currently under construction at 2400 Market Street with a grand opening slated for Q1 2019. The Club will serve as a hub for Philadelphia’s growing community of business, creative and social leaders. With over 75,000 square feet of Schuylkill riverfront real estate, Fitler Club will feature best-in-class social, … Continue reading

Approachable Tavern Fare Awaits at New Rittenhouse Restaurant
Openings / Rittenhouse Square

Approachable Tavern Fare Awaits at New Rittenhouse Restaurant

KEEN is a bi-level restaurant will open formally on Tuesday, November 28th at 5pm at 1708 Lombard Street in Rittenhouse Square. It will be serving casual tavern fare in a carefully curated art space that once housed the whimsical Astral Plane. Owners Chris and Caitlin Rorer have brought on Chef Antonella Biundo and Sous Chef Liam Keeney (Caitlin’s … Continue reading