Dining Out

The Starter Mom: Family Fun on a Dime

The Starter Mom: Family Fun on a Dime

by Nicole Loughan Going out with kid’s costs money and the meter starts running the moment you leave your house. One of the best ways to entertain your kids is to take them to a park, which is completely free. The park is great but you can bump it up a notch by pairing it […]

New Eats: Happening New Dining Options

New Eats: Happening New Dining Options

Goat’s Beard – Manayunk Check out this hot new restaurant and bar located in Manayunk, where guests can’t say enough great things about the look, taste and vibe of Goat’s Beard. A restaurant built around the local love of Philadelphia, serving up delicious bold flavors, plenty of  craft beers and domestic whiskeys, as well as […]

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 […]