Dining Out

Night Market is Back!

Night Market is Back!

The Night Market returns for another great year of outdoor food fabulous-ness! Join The Food Trust Tonight, May 16th along Fairmount Ave for an evening of the city’s best ethnic food, gourmet food trucks, beer and live music. The Food Trust is a nonprofit foundation founded in 1992, which strives to make healthy food available [...]

Derby Day Happenings

Derby Day Happenings

The 139th Kentucky Derby is this Saturday, May 4th, 2013 – So get out your Southern inspired threads and hit up one of these happening Derby Day Parties. Rex1516 Enjoy the big race at Rex1516, while savoring this southern staple- The Mint Julep. This weekend only the Happening List winner, Bartender Sweet Lou, will be [...]

Manayunk Restaurant Week Returns!

Manayunk Restaurant Week Returns!

Is your stomach growling? It’s that time again ~ Manayunk Restaurant Week is here! Manayunk Restaurant Week will begin April 14th through April 26th, 2013.  Restaurants will offer prix-fix menus at $10, $20 and $30 price points.  Manayunk offers over 30 restaurants and eateries in the district, all waiting to serve you and your tastebuds.  The [...]

Philly’s Favorite Cheesesteak Get A New Name

Philly’s Favorite Cheesesteak Get A New Name

One of Philadelphia’s favorite cheesesteak joints is changing their name. “It is very important to me, my family and the entire staff that we no longer inadvertently alienate anyone in the Philly community. We are very excited to move forward under the new name, Joe’s Steaks + Soda Shop.” Chink’s Cheesesteaks has been a Philadelphia [...]

Miss Money Funny: Dining Out on a Dime

Miss Money Funny: Dining Out on a Dime

By: Alyson Komyanek On numerous occasions it’s been suggested that I keep the take-out menu drawer organized and within reach…you accidentally forget to take the giblet bag out of the turkey one Thanksgiving, and it sticks with you for the rest of your life! Well, there was also the great cinnamon overload of 2011, which [...]

Miss Money Funny: Girls Night Out on the Cheap

Miss Money Funny: Girls Night Out on the Cheap

by Alyson M. Komyanek Anyone else feeling the pinch from the tax increase hitting your pocketbook this year? I don’t know about you, but even with my 2% raise this winter, my paychecks are smaller than they were last year! Now more than ever, it’s important to figure out ways to have fun while on [...]

Valentine’s Day Happenings

Valentine’s Day Happenings

Can’t decide how to impress your Valentine? Looking for something new to treat your sweetheart to this February? Since Cupid won’t be shooting any arrows causing us all to fall hopelessly in love this Valentine’s Day, you’re going to have to put a little effort into planning the perfect date. Don’t worry though, with our [...]

Restaurant Week Comes To East Passyunk Ave

Restaurant Week Comes To East Passyunk Ave

East Passyunk Avenue presents its first ever Restaurant Week! Beginning Sunday, February 24 thru Saturday, March 2nd, you’re invited to feast on a 3-course prix fixe lunch and/or dinner at 21 award-winning restaurants in South Philadelphia for either $15, $25 or $35. COME HUNGRY! From low key BYOBs to elegant candlelight dining, East Passyunk Restaurant [...]

First Friday Manayunk Specials

First Friday Manayunk Specials

Cabin fever setting in? Step out this Friday night and enjoy the old-worldliness of Manayunk with First Friday Specials starting at 4:30pm. Manayunk has teamed up with 95.7 Ben FM to promote Manayunk’s First Fridays! Stop by Lucky’s Last Chance to find the BEN crew, claim giveaways and prizes, and have fun with their Street [...]

Dining After Dark with Iannelli’s

Dining After Dark with Iannelli’s

Iannelli’s Bakery is a third generation South Philadelphia institution that has been family owned and operated since 1910, when Terry and Mirna Iannelli set out to transform the pizza industry with a cheese less pizza (also known as tomato pie). Today, their grandson and current owner/operator, Vincent Iannelli invites neighbors and friends to join him [...]