Two Philadelphia Restaurants on OpenTable’s Top 100 Hot Spots in America
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Two Philadelphia Restaurants on OpenTable’s Top 100 Hot Spots in America

OpenTable has unveiled its Top 100 Hot Spot Restaurants in America list and it includes two Philadelphia restaurants. The list was selected entirely by diners; compiled from more than 10 million restaurant reviews submitted by verified OpenTable between February 1, 2016 and January 31, 2017. The common thread for all honorees – spanning 25 states – is … Continue reading

Weckerly’s Releases Limited Edition “Veil of Shadows”  Ice Cream Sandwich
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Weckerly’s Releases Limited Edition “Veil of Shadows” Ice Cream Sandwich

It’s probably safe to say that everyone’s favorite memory of Halloween is sorting through a bag of hard-earned goodies, tossing aside bubblegum and pennies, and digging for the good stuff. Feeling nostalgic, the mischievous staff at Weckerly’s Ice Cream, the Philadelphia-based micro-creamery, stirred up a devilish treat reminiscent of those coveted candy bars. Beginning tomorrow, Friday, … Continue reading

How Chef Brad Spence and LocalStove Are Support Veterans with Boxing and Biscotti
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How Chef Brad Spence and LocalStove Are Support Veterans with Boxing and Biscotti

LocalStove, a new Philly-based startup, and Chef Brad Spence have partnered to sell his world-famous biscotti to raise funds for his charity, Fatback Boxing. Fatback Boxing’s mission is to help support veterans through boxing training, healthy eating and well-being programs. All proceeds will go directly to the foundation. LocalStove, as well as Tito’s Homemade Vodka … Continue reading

Parents Rejoice: Swiss Farms Packing Lunchboxes for Kids & Adults
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Parents Rejoice: Swiss Farms Packing Lunchboxes for Kids & Adults

Swiss Farms, the Delaware County-based drive-thru market, is eliminating a pain every parent knows too well: packing lunches. Starting immediately healthy, well-balanced kid’s meals will be available for $4.99. Customizable lunchboxes include one half sandwich (add an additional half for $2), a side and a drink. The kid’s menu is nut-free and options include ham … Continue reading

Glenn Gross of Fat Jack’s BBQ Named New Co-Host of Small Bites Radio
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Glenn Gross of Fat Jack’s BBQ Named New Co-Host of Small Bites Radio

Philadelphia’s own BBQ Pitmaster/CEO of Fat Jack’s BBQ, joins “Small Bites” on Wildfire Radio as new co-host with Derek Timm of Bluejeanfood.com beginning this Sunday, July 10th at 6:35. Small Bites is a radio show dedicated to food, beverage, travel, nightlife and all topics related to the hospitality industry. Glenn will be not only be … Continue reading

Spotluck Launches in Philadelphia with 85 Local Restaurants
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Spotluck Launches in Philadelphia with 85 Local Restaurants

Spotluck officially launched in Philadelphia earlier this month, marking the dining app’s first major expansion outside of the Washington, DC area. Eighty-five of the city’s local restaurants are on board for the launch, spanning seven neighborhoods across the city. Spotluck also works with nearly 400 restaurants in and around Washington, DC. Popular restaurants such as … Continue reading

Wheel of Fortune to Celebrate Philadelphia (and its food) as a “Great American City”
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Wheel of Fortune to Celebrate Philadelphia (and its food) as a “Great American City”

Wheel of Fortune is doing a week of shows featuring Philadelphia (May 16-20) as part of their great American Cities series The show will be all about Philly. All 15 contestants are from Philly, the set is all Philly, the puzzles are Philly, the “wraps” are all Philly, and they brought 50 Philly folks out … Continue reading