Celebrating Mardi Gras in Philadelphia

Mardi Gras In Philadelphia

"New Awlins Philly Style 2017!" Why let New Orleans have all of the fun for Mardi Gras! We can have as much fun right here in the City of Brotherly Love. Mardis Gras, known as the Carnival Season, are events that begin on or after the Epiphany or Kings Day and wrap up on the day before Ash Wednesday, which is Tuesday, February 28. Fact: Many tourists try to fit in and say N'Awlins, while locals will say New Awlins. Get ready to feast your eyes and fill your stomachs on good New … [Read more...]

Sidewalk Sizzle And Ice Cream Freeze At Reading Terminal Market

Sidewalk Sizzle & Ice Cream Festival at Reading Terminal Market

'Tasty Goodies From The Reading Terminal Market' Come one, come all! Check out some of Reading Terminal's most popular vendors as they line up on Filbert Street to showcase some of their best foods and treats on July 16 from 10 am to 4 pm. You'll get to experience tasty spices and food from Beck's Cajun Cafe, German foods from Wursthaus Schmitz, fried shrimp and fried clams from Pearls Oyster Bar, Hatville Deli and much more. Enjoy such foods and treats as: grilled turkey legs, grilled … [Read more...]

Beck’s Cajun Café Hosts “Who Dat” King Cake Party for Mardi Gras At City Kitchen in Reading Terminal Market Feb 7!

Chef Bill Beck of Beck's Cajun Cafe

'Pre-Mardis Gras Cooking Party'  Mardi Gras comes early this year at the Reading Terminal Market! Two-time James Beard guest chef Bill Beck of Beck's Cajun Cafe will kick-off the event with a cooking demonstration in the market’s City Kitchen on Sunday, February 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Chef Bill will prepare traditional items such as oyster bisque and smoked collards with ham hocks and Tabasco. He will also introduce new creations like Eggs St. Rita, a take on eggs Benedict with … [Read more...]

Beck’s Cajun Cafe at the Reading Terminal Market

Beck's Cajun Cafe at the Reading Market Terminal in Philadelphia

'Who's Your Crawdaddy?' Beck's Cajun Cafe is an authentic Cajun cuisine style eatery located at the Reading Terminal Market in Philadelphia. You now don't have to go to New Orleans for your Cajun food. History of Beck's Cajun Cafe Chef Bill Beck opened Beck's Cajun Cafe in November of 2009. Chef Beck is a chef by trade, beginning over 25 years ago, who has earned three "Best of Philly" awards and has been on numerous television cooking shows. Beck's love for creole/cajun foods goes back … [Read more...]

Khyber Pass Pub – Bars in Philadelphia

Khyber Pass Pub - Bars in Old City Philadelphia

Khyber Pass Pub - Bars in Philadelphia 'The Cheers of Old City' Khyber Pass Pub, located in Old City Philadelphia, was founded in 1970. You can say that this establishment has a little History of Philadelphia in it since it's been around for 4 + decades and part of the bar itself is from 1876. If you don't fully recognize the name, it has gone from Khyber to Khyber Pass Pub around November of 2010. Khyber Pass Pub Experience & Atmosphere It's dark upon entering Khyber Pass Pub, but … [Read more...]