Exploring Chef Tony’s Kitchen In Northeast Philadelphia

Chef Tony's Kitchen's stuffed bacon cheddar burger

'A No-Frills Looking Restaurant That Serves Exceptional Tasting Food' Chef Tony's Kitchen is a diamond in the rough in the Northeast Philadelphia area which is located at 4320 Megargee Street. Opened in November 2016, owner Anthony Hughes journey into the restaurant business has been interesting. Chef Tony had retired to the Dominican Republic from 2010 to 2012.  Here he opened Fat Tony's for 1 1/2 years. After finding some success, he decided to move back to the Northeast Philly … [Read more...]

The Philadelphia Wine and Craft Cocktail Festival

Philadelphia Wine and Craft Cocktails Festival

'Indulge Your Taste Buds with Fine Wines & Cocktails!' Calling all wine and craft cocktail lovers! The Philadelphia Wine and Craft Cocktail Festival will take place July 27 at SugarHouse Casino! The Festival will have unlimited samples of wine from over 80 local wineries, cocktails, and perfectly paired lite bites. Guests can listen to some great live acoustic music, sample light food from multiple vendors, all while taking in the fantastic views of the Delaware River. Many wines … [Read more...]

Irish American Festival Invades The Great Plaza At Penn’s Landing

Delaware River Waterfront

'Celebrating All Things Irish' What a great way to kick off the month of June than with PECO's Multicultural Series celebrating the Irish American Festival at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. The celebration is on June 4 from noon to 7 pm. The PECO Multicultural Series is a succession of outdoor festivals that brings cultures and their traditions from all over the world into Philadelphia. Irish American Festival's Atmosphere & Experience The Irish Festival celebrates Ireland's … [Read more...]

Fabulous Philly Food At The NFL Draft Experience April 27 – 29!

baby back rib platter courtesy of Baby Blues BBQ

'Cheesesteaks, Barbecue, Crab Fries, Cheese Curds ~ Oh My!' Football and food sounds like a dangerous combination! Think of the ultimate tailgate party! The NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia will be more than about top draft picks. Visitors will be able to experience interactive exhibits, awesome NFL memorabilia, the official NFL Draft set and much more! One might use up a lot of engery while exploring 25 football fields worth of action! What not a better way to reengerize yourself … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia – Guide to Irish Bars, Irish Food and Irish Events!

St. Patrick's in Philadelphia

'Erin Go Bragh - Ireland Forever' St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia is right around the corner. Do you have your green on and your pint glass in full tilt for that Irish toast! Below is a list of Irish breakfasts and events on St. Patrick's Day, which is a Thursday this year, events and activities leading up to St. Patrick's Day and most of the Irish Bars located in the City of Brotherly Love. If you plan on starting St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia early, you should check out a few of … [Read more...]

Sports Bars in Philadelphia for March Madness

Sports bars in Philadelphia - March Madness

'March Madness in Philadelphia' Who doesn't love March. You have spring fast approaching, St. Patrick's Day, American Red Cross month, Women's History month and of course, there is March Madness. The 2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament kicks off March 14 and 15 with a few play in games. Then the real excitement takes place March 16 and ends on April 3 with the National Championship game at the University of Phoenix stadium. This is the time of year that many businesses actually dislike this … [Read more...]

Crow and The Pitcher in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

Crow & The Pitcher In Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

'Quaint Neighborhood Dining Establishment & Bar' The Crow and the Pitcher has been a pleasant addition to the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood. Opened in April of 2014 by owner Michael Franco, who was the former General Manager at Le Bec Fin, has been in the restaurant industry most of his life and is a licensed Sommelier. One might ask if there is a meaning behind Crow and the Pitcher. It's a reference to one of Aesop's Fables, who was a slave and story teller. So the owner went … [Read more...]

City Tavern In Old City District ~ Experiencing Philly History At Its Best!

City Tavern Restaurant In Philadelphia

'Historical Taste Of American Cuisine & Beers' City Tavern, located in the Old City District, was the favorite meeting place of many of the Founding Fathers and of many members of the First Continental Congress. A replica of a historic 18th-century building that was originally built in 1773 is located at 138 South 2nd Street, at the intersection of Second and Walnut Streets in Philadelphia, is also part of Independence National Historical Park. City Tavern Atmosphere & … [Read more...]

Fine Palate in Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia

Fine Palate in Rittenhouse Square

'Globally Inspired Cuisine' Fine Palate, which is owned by Courtney Dow, opened on October 2, 2015. This fine dining restaurant is located in the Southeast corner of Rittenhouse Square, right around the block from the Avenue of the Arts area in the Aria Building at 231 S. 15th Street, which once housed Treemont. Fine Palate Atmosphere & Experience When you first walk into this small, but elegantly designed restaurant, you locate the bar very easily in front of you which seats six. … [Read more...]

Bierstube German Tavern In Old City Philadelphia

Bierstube German Tavern

'Your Passport To Germany Is At Bierstube'  Bierstube German Tavern, a German bar and restaurant, is located in Old City. The German establishment was founded by Michael Naessens in January 2012, who also owns Eulogy Belgium Tavern in Old City. Bierstube German Tavern Atmosphere & Experience Bierstube German Tavern, a bare-bones place with a dark look when first walking in, certainly lightens itself up because of its friendly staff, making you feel like you are at home. You'll … [Read more...]