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Fond is Fantastic

  Stop what you’re doing and make a reservation for dinner at Fond, the latest restaurant to open on East Passyunk. The BYOB seats about 30 people and is sure to become a popular destination for diners from all over the city.   Though the restaurant is run by three friends who previously worked at […]

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 […]

Michael’s Cafe on Passyunk

PhoodAddict.com 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 […]

The scoop on Capogiro

This morning, I spoke to a painter working on the Capogiro on Passyunk who gave me the inside scoop (Get it, scoop? How clever are we.) on the gelataria. The owners were targeting a Wednesday opening, but he thinks it’s more likely that it opens next week. We’re still holding out hope for a Friday […]

Capogiro coming soon!

City Paper’s Meal Ticket blog has a first look at Capogiro’s new outpost on East Passyunk. They mention a target opening of Tuesday, May 12th, but a waiter at Michael’s (the cafe next door) told me it would probably be Friday, May 15th. In any case, we are thrilled that Capogiro is coming soon, and […]