Grubspotting: Short Rib Cheesesteak at Square 1682
Cheesesteaks / Grubspotting / Lunch / Rittenhouse Square

Grubspotting: Short Rib Cheesesteak at Square 1682

Square 1682 just launched a new three-course “Express Lunch” program, that will guarantee a 45 minutes or less lunch at the popular Rittenhouse Square restaurant. One of the entree items on the new prix fixe lunch menu is a Short Rib Cheesesteak. Short. Rib. Cheesesteak! The lunch tray is priced at $19.99 and is available … Continue reading

Tria Cafe Thrives in Rittenhouse Square
Rittenhouse Square / Wine / Wine Bar

Tria Cafe Thrives in Rittenhouse Square

Tria Cafe is one of a few Philadelphia restaurants that were already ahead of the curve just as Philadelphia started developing its solid reputation as a nationally-recognized restaurant town. I’m happy to report that the chic, decade-old European-style cafe, located at 123 S. 18th Street, has not only stood the test of time, but continues to thrive and charm … Continue reading

Draft Cocktails Debut at Tria Taproom
Booze / Cocktails / Rittenhouse Square

Draft Cocktails Debut at Tria Taproom

Tria Taproom, the popular all-draft bar, will pour four signature draft cocktails this spring, with a fun Launch Party featuring a live DJ and cocktail specials on Tuesday, April 4. On Tuesday, April 4, Tria Taproom will launch Taproom Cocktails: four custom-blended cocktails, made from artisanal spirits and fresh juices, on draft. It’s the first … Continue reading

Sofitel Philadelphia To Celebrate French Bread Day with Free Samples*
Rittenhouse Square

Sofitel Philadelphia To Celebrate French Bread Day with Free Samples*

French Bread Day is March 21. Sofitel Philadelphia will celebrate three ways over three days: Distributing soup and baguettes to hungry Philadelphians on Tuesday, March 21; Free baguettes at check-in for hotel guests on Friday, March 24; *A bread display in the lobby and free samples for everyone on Saturday, March 25. Sofitel Hotels nationwide … Continue reading

First Fridays at Baril with Georges Perrier
Chefs / French / Rittenhouse Square

First Fridays at Baril with Georges Perrier

Chef/owner Michael Franco proudly presents a classic French bistro experience enhanced by his mentor the legendary Georges Perrier. Starting on Friday, March 3rd, this new signature event on the first Friday of every month will have a special addition to the menu: a traditional Provençal bouillabaisse prepared by Perrier and Baril chef Ken Wallace, alongside … Continue reading

New Dining Membership Club Renzell Expands to Philadelphia
Events / Fine Dining / Rittenhouse Square

New Dining Membership Club Renzell Expands to Philadelphia

Renzell is a new membership club for dining enthusiasts looking to change the way restaurants are rated. Renzell has identified the best restaurants in Philadelphia and invites guests to dine out, earn points toward unique experiences in and around Renzell Restaurants, and help survey the restaurants to provide the most objective and accurate restaurant rating … Continue reading