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

Shoo Fry’s Thanksgiving Poutine Will Benefit CHOP
Fishtown / Rittenhouse Square

Shoo Fry’s Thanksgiving Poutine Will Benefit CHOP

Shoo Fry will be serving a Thanksgiving Poutine to benefit the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia throughout the month of November. The Thanksgiving Poutine special is $10 and features turkey, stuffing, cheese curds, gravy and cranberry sauce on your choice of sweet potato tots, classic tots, or classic fries. It will be available at both Shoo … Continue reading

Gran Caffe L’Aquila Features the Jewish Cuisine of the 2000 Year Old Roman Ghetto
Cooking Classes / Rittenhouse Square

Gran Caffe L’Aquila Features the Jewish Cuisine of the 2000 Year Old Roman Ghetto

The Roman Jewish community is the oldest in all of Europe dating back over 2000 years. The official Jewish “Ghetto” of Rome was established in 1555 next to Campo di Fiori by the Tiber river in Rome. The word Ghetto comes from the Italian word Borghetto which means small village & was used to identify … Continue reading