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Flank Steak Sunday Dinner


PhillyBitePhiladelphia, PA - Just because summer has ended does not mean that grilling season has. The crisp autumn air makes the smell of charcoals burning to seem that much more special. Taking sometime outside in nature, observing the leaves changing colors shortly before floating to the ground is one of the best stress releases out there. This week for Sunday Dinner I wanted to discuss a steak dish that I find to be quintessentially September; grilled flank steak with charred corn relish and toasted rice pilaf.

Sprouts Farmers Market Opens in Philadelphia at Lincoln Square

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PhillyBite Sprouts PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA - Sprouts Farmers Market is going to open their very first market space in Philadelphia, Wednesday, September 19. A ribbon-cutting ceremony at 1000 South Broad Street prior to the grand opening will take place at 7 a.m. The public is encouraged to join in on the celebration and browse among the countless healthy products available throughout the 32,000-square-foot marketplace.

Best of Philly Burgers on National Cheeseburger Day

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Burger Day - Best of Philly Burgers on cheese burger day September 18th. I have been a food Author and blogger for many years and have eaten a huge amount of burgers so I wanted to share with you my top 5

Wawa Coming to 12th and Market in Center City

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PhillyBite Wawa 12th and MarketPhiladelphia, PA - Wawa is opening a new location this Fall at 12th and Market Street in Center City. The new store will be next to the newly opened Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant  and across the street from Bank & Bourbon.

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PhillyBite Cheeseburger DayPhiladelphia, PA - As if you had to have an reason to enjoy National Cheeseburger Day on Tuesday, September 18th. listed below are restaurants and bars in Philly pulling out all the stops — and garnishes — featuring a cheesesteak burger, 120 Day dry-aged buffalo burger, a beer + burger combo, the breakfast sandwich you never realized you wanted, and a great deal more.

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Philadelphia Vegan Week - The very first Vegan Restaurant Week begins this weekend September 16th and will run through the week right up until September 22, 2018. For a single week, dining establishments across the city will provide pre-fixed vegetarian selections featuring the cuisine which best exemplify each restaurant.

The Food Bank of South Jersey’s Food Truck Friday

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Jersey Bite - PhillyBite Food Truck FridayThe Food Bank of South Jersey welcomes the local community to take pleasure in some of best food trucks in the regional at Food Truck Friday on September 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., as part of its Hunger Action Month campaign. Located at 1501 John Tipton Blvd., Pennsauken, NJ 08110.

Square 1682 New Executive Chef Mackenson Horebe


Philadelphia, PA - Square 1682PhillyBite Square 1682, the award-winning and dynamic restaurant and bar adjacent to Hotel Palomar in Center City is pleased to announce that new Executive Chef Mackenson Horebe has taken the helm, bringing a fresh culinary direction and a touch of Caribbean flair to the restaurant’s eclectic and modern American menus.

Small-Batch Distilling Has Returned To The Philadelphia Area

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PhillyBite WhiskeyPhiladelphia, PA - The Philly regions craft distilleries are restoring Pennsylvania once-popular prestige as the nations distilling capital. Right up until prohibition all but wiped away the states spirit markets, Pennsylvania housed one of the best known homemade and commercialized bourbon suppliers in the county.

Red Owl Tavern A Modern American Restaurant


Philadelphia, PA - Red Owl Tavern is a modern American restaurant and bar perched on the corner of 5th and Chestnut Streets in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood. Directly across from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, Red Owl’s menu is described as rustic, with an emphasis on seasonal flavors.Philadelphia, PA - Red Owl Tavern is a modern American restaurant and bar perched on the corner of 5th and Chestnut Streets in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood. Directly across from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, Red Owl’s menu is described as rustic, with an emphasis on seasonal flavors.

Mason Dixon Distillery and Restaurant - Gettysburg, PA

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PhillyBite Mason Dixson DistilleryGettysburg, PA - Don't let Mason Dixon Distillery’s unique factory building fool you. Concealed within you'll discover the perfectly restored brick walls as well as original wood beams. Modeled after a German beer hall, Mason Dixon has preferred to go without TVs to encourage good conversation, and complete with a full pub style restaurant.

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Dolce Caffe - The Philadelphia suburbs of Northern Liberties and Fishtown have many quaint artisan restaurants and bistros to dine in, and recently I was invited by a friend to join her in a private tasting from Dolce & Caffè.


Dilworth Park Octoberfest Returns


dilworth, park, octoberfest, returnsPhiladelphia, PA - The fall season is going to swing right into Dilworth Park alongside the appearance of Octoberfest, the yearly five-day celebration starting Wednesday, October 17 to Sunday, October 21.

The Philadelphia Experiment


Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Philadelphia Expermient, uss - The Philadelphia Experiment is actually an incident in 1943 during which the US Navy supposedly teleported a Navy destroyer, the USS Eldridge, by way of Philadelphia, PA to Norfolk, VA. The story goes that they, also, made the ship invisible to the naked eye.

Destination Gettysburg (Photo: PhillyBite)


PhillyBite Destination GettysburgDestination Gettysburg is the recognized destination and promotional organization for Gettysburg and Adams County, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1955 as the Gettysburg Travel Council, the group has more than 300 members as well as two locations.

Garryowen Irish Pub Downtown Gettysburg (Photo: PhillyBite)


PhillyBite Garryowens GettsyburgGettysburg, PA - Rated amongst the best Irish pubs in the world (outside of Ireland), GarryOwen recognized for its extensive selection of Irish whiskey as well as fantastic Irish pub food.

Sunday Dinner with Chef Michael Van Houten


PhillyBite Sunday Dinner with Cheif Michael Van Houten Sunday Dinner - Thyme to bring fine dining home is more than just a motto I created for Bottled Thyme, it is a goal that I strive for in every possible way. As a chef for over twenty years, I can fully appreciate the desire to want a tasty meal. Moreover, as a child who grew up eating family dinner, I can also appreciate the positive qualities of sharing a meal with loved ones.

Philadelphia Fall 2018 Exhibits and Events


PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - It's fall in Philadelphia, when attention refocuses on big openings, new events and exciting exhibits. The Franklin Institute welcomes the North American debut of Vikings: Beyond the Legend, while the Philadelphia Museum of Art opens Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now. Esteemed, expanding nonprofit Mighty Writers inaugurates its very first, multi-site MightyFest, encouraging language-based expression. These and more brand-new events promise a newsworthy autumn in Philadelphia:


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HomeSense, Five Below and Sierra Trading Post Opens at Moorestown Mall

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PhillyBite homesense, shoe, dept, encore, opens, moorestown, mallJerseyBite - Moorestown Mall announced the grand opening of HomeSense at the mall in Moorestown, New Jersey. HomeSense and the soon to open up Five Below and Sierra Trading Post is going to take the place of the former Macy’s department store, additionally altering the property’s anchor store and offering an extensive selection of choices for consumers in the south jersey area. The developments further PREIT’s objective of changing the mall's experiences.

Third Annual World Heritage City Celebration Hosted by Global Philadelphia Association


Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - On Thursday, September 13, 2018, Global Philadelphia Association celebrated its third annual World Heritage City Celebration at the Crystal Tea Room. This annual event supports and honors the work being done to carry out Philadelphia’s World Heritage Strategic Plan. The World Heritage City designation advances Philadelphia’s status among international cities. As Philadelphia evolves as a global city, it magnifies the reasons to visit, live, and essentially, do business.

Red Owl Tavern’s Murder Mystery Dinner


PhillyBite Red Owl Tavern red, owl, taverns, murder, mystery, dinnerPhiladelphia, PA - Looking for a unique dinner experience? Then the Red Owl Tavern’s Murder Mystery Dinner on September 29th, 7-10 pm may possibly just be what you're looking for.

Philadelphia's Best Dinner's Under $20 Dollars


Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Dinner under $20 - In a top-notch eating city like Philadelphia, there’s no need to spend big money to dine well. Philly’s restaurant scene makes excellent eats available at all price points, including pretty darn cheap.

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