Monthly Archives: May 2009

Great Chefs Event

On June 17, 2009, the fourth annual Great Chefs Event to benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand will be held at Osteria on North Broad Street. The ticket price is a little steep ($250) but it’s for a great cause and the list of chefs who will be participating is incredible.

Italian Market Street Festival

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, check out the Italian Market Street Festival on 9th Street this weekend. Rain or shine, the event is sure to draw large crowds and offer plenty of great food.

The Eagle Has Landed

As of 7pm on Friday night, Capogiro is officially open on East Passyunk! Those of you following this blog know that we’ve been eagerly awaiting the opening of this awesome gelateria. My trusty companion Sweety McGee and I checked out the new establishment around 11:30pm — one of the best parts of this addition to […]

Dollar Dog Night’s Man on the Street Murph reports that yesterday’s Phillies Dollar Dog Night (combined with the College Night promo) was a madhouse. His source at Aramark revealed that 71,200 hot dogs were purchased last night.

Michael’s Cafe on Passyunk is happy to report that Michael’s Cafe is a great addition to the burgeoning East Passyunk Restaurant Row. We’ve been there a couple of times: once for breakfast and once for dinner, and both instances featured good food and friendly service. On our breakfast visit, I had the eggs benedict, a special. The eggs […]