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Roast Food Truck – John Peralta’s Filipino food truck has perfected Cebu-style lechon—suckling pig roasted over coconut charcoal to turn rich and melty, then served with papaya slaw and sweet breakfast bread pandesal. Fans complete meals with traditional lumpia and colorful, parfait-like halo-halo­ dessert. Saturdays. Penn Treaty Park, (215) 361-9638, @roastphillyRoast Food Truck – John Peralta’s Filipino food truck has perfected Cebu-style lechon—suckling pig roasted over coconut charcoal to turn rich and melty, then served with papaya slaw and sweet breakfast bread pandesal. Fans complete meals with traditional lumpia and colorful, parfait-like halo-halo­ dessert. Saturdays. Penn Treaty Park, (215) 361-9638, @roastphilly

Templetown Food Truck Guide

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Templetown is a neighborhood in the North Philadelphia section of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The district is loosely arranged around the main campus of Temple University, hence the name 'Temple' town. Until recently, the area was primarily a slum, but is now rapidly gentrifying due to an influx of Temple students during the past several years and is a growing hot spot for Philly's Food Trucks.Philadelphia, PA - Templetown is a neighborhood in the North Philadelphia section of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The district is loosely arranged around the main campus of Temple University, hence the name 'Temple' town. Until recently, the area was primarily a slum, but is now rapidly gentrifying due to an influx of Temple students during the past several years and is a growing hot spot for Philly's Food Trucks.

Top Philly Must Try Food Trucks

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A city reveals itself through its street food, and Philadelphia has always had a bountiful spread of on-the-fly options. Local food trucks run the gamut from student grub in stainless steel carts to upscale eats in high-tech mobile kitchens to roving trucks that keep foodies up-to-date on their whereabouts through TwitterPhiladelphia, PA - A city reveals itself through its street food, and Philadelphia has always had a bountiful spread of on-the-fly options. Local food trucks run the gamut from student grub in stainless steel carts to upscale eats in high-tech mobile kitchens to roving trucks that keep foodies up-to-date on their whereabouts through Twitter.

Tappin’ The Trucks, Brews n’ Bites Block Party

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Philadelphia, PA - Taproom on 19th (2400 S. 19th) and the Philly Mobile Food Truck Association celebrate the return of spring with the second annual “Tappin’ The Trucks, Brews n’ Bites Block Party” on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from Noon to 7:00pm. Five food trucks and five local brewers will pop-up outside of Taproom for an afternoon of brews, bites and live tunes.The taps will be flowing with all craft drafts specially priced at $5.00. All food and drink will be pay-as-you-go, cash only. Children and pets are welcome. 21 and over to drink (with identification).Philadelphia, PA - Taproom on 19th (2400 S. 19th) and the Philly Mobile Food Truck Association celebrate the return of spring with the second annual “Tappin’ The Trucks, Brews n’ Bites Block Party” on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from Noon to 7:00pm. Five food trucks and five local brewers will pop-up outside of Taproom for an afternoon of brews, bites and live tunes.The taps will be flowing with all craft drafts specially priced at $5.00. All food and drink will be pay-as-you-go, cash only. Children and pets are welcome. 21 and over to drink (with identification).

Philadelphia Taco Trucks

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia Taco Trucks:

 

  • Returning tacos to their street-eat roots, University City truck Tacos Don Memo Food Truck serves them up in foil-wrapped threes, bursting with saucy flavor, crisp onion and lots of cilantro. 38th Street between Locust & Spruce Streets, (610) 529-2039
  • Like taqueria on wheels, Taco Loco has it all—the red, white and green motif; Jarritos; tortas; and simple but punchy al suadero, tripe and choriqueso tacos. The only difference? This kitchen comes and goes. Jefferson Square Park, 4th Street & Washington Avenue, (215) 883-9191
  • The Diego Rivera-esque murals on the side of the Tacos El Rodeo truck are a giveaway. This mobile operation isn’t messing around. Of special note are the spit-roasted pork and variety meat tacos served with salsa on the side. 1000 Washington Avenue
  • Adorable, alfresco Taco Angeleno serves spot-on renditions of fresh L.A. street food (tacos and smoothies) in a once abandoned, now flowering and twinkling with lights, open lot in West Philly. Chef-owner Vanessa Jerolmack fills tortillas with pork, chicken and seitan—Thursday through Sunday, spring through fall. 5019 Baltimore Avenue, @tacoangeleno
  • Not exactly a moving vehicle per se, the Blue Route Taco Truck on the roof of Whole Foods Plymouth Meeting turns out some tasty fish, pork and veggie tacos (when open—hours are seasonal) and offers craft canned beer along with them. 500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, (610) 832-0010

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Philadelphia, PA - Maker’s Mark® is hitting the road and celebrating the spirit of the season for its 2nd annual charitable mobile holiday tour. Philadelphia, PA - Maker’s Mark® #ShareDelicious Holiday Tour is hitting the road and celebrating the spirit of the season for its 2nd annual charitable mobile holiday tour.

The Second Annual Phoenixville Beer & Wine Festival (Photo by Benjamin Balázs)

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Ever wanted to try out different beer from all over the great state of Pennsylvania? For many in the Philadelphia area trying new craft brews from the other side of the state can be difficult. That's why Breweries in Pa linked up with Conshohocken Brewing Co to bring six Pittsburgh breweries to Philadelphia! This Saturday, January 20th 2018 starting at 12pm six Pittsburgh breweries will take over twelve taps at the Conshohocken Brewpub located in Bridgeport, Pa.

January 11 is National Hot Toddy Day (Photo: Keen)

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Philadelphia, PA - We all crave a hot beverage to warm us up on a cold day—be it hot chocolate or something spiked to forget the chilling temperatures. This Thursday, January 11, is National Hot Toddy Day and Philadelphians can celebrate the end of the horrid snow cyclone with the cozy winter cocktail. Check out the line-up of classic to fresh takes on the hot toddy below:

Jill, our Wining Archaeologist, currently works on projects in Iraq and Italy when she isn’t tasting new wines.

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Jet Wine Bar, we ask you to think globally, drink locally. In the mood to send your taste buds to Santorini, Sardegna, or beyond? Jet can take you there.

A.Kitchen in AKA Rittenhouse Square

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Philadelphia, PA - A.Kitchen Since High Street Hospitality Group took over operations at a.kitchen+bar, located in AKA Rittenhouse Square, in 2014, the restaurant has joined the ranks of their other restaurants, Fork and High Street on Market, as among Philadelphia’s most coveted reservations.Philadelphia, PA - A.Kitchen Since High Street Hospitality Group took over operations at a.kitchen+bar, located in AKA Rittenhouse Square, in 2014, the restaurant has joined the ranks of their other restaurants, Fork and  High Street on Market , as among Philadelphia’s most coveted reservations.

Tips - How to Pick An Italian Wine

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PhillyBite WinePhiladelphia, PA - Wine connoisseurs regularly boast about their fine Italian wine collections and rightly so. Even if you’re not a connoisseur, by the end of this article you’ll be able to put your best Italian wine forward.

Craft Hall Pop-Up Restaurant at City Hall

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA -  New! Pop-Up Restaurant at City Hall at North Broad Street (begins Friday, November 24). The new pop-up will join the Dilworth Plaza Holiday events such as Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Plaza and Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market at Dilworth Plaza.

J'aime French Bakery Midtown Village (Photo: J'aime Bakery)

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite J’aime  French BakeryJ'aime French Bakery fills the demand for note-perfect éclairs, brioche and crepes in Midtown Village. The sunny white space features a marble countertop and booth seating and opens to sidewalk tables in milder weather.

Alice Roman Pizza Shop Center City Philadelphia (Photo: Alice)

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PhillyBite Alice PizzaPhiladelphia, PA - Alice by the folks behindRittenhouse coffee shop Gran Caffe L’Aquila bring the neighborhood another Roman pizza shop, where al taglio (rectangular, square slice) pizza is sold by weight, and sit-down dinners pull from an expanded menu, starting at 3 p.m. Also for sale: Italian wine, beer and cocktails.

London Grill in the Historic Fairmount Neighborhood

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - London Grill - Striking a perfect balance between a cozy neighborhood pub and fine dining restaurant, London Grill has remained among of the city’s most popular restaurants since 1991. 

Red Owl Tavern A Modern American Restaurant

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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.

The Palm In The Heart of Philadelphia's Theater District (Photos: PhillyBite)

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PhillyBite The Palm RestaurantPhiladelphia, PA - When traveling to Philadelphia’s theater district, you'll find no shortage of varied fine-dining experiences. The Palm on Broad Street is no exception, located right in the heart of the Theater District; this bar and dining establishment offers striking attention to detail and the best food and drinks in center city.

Susanna Foo's SUGA “The Mother of Fusion” (Photos: PhillyBite Magazine)

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - This was a very entertaining evening for this mom of two. I decided to enjoy an evening in the city, out past dark and with people older than 15 years old and not my husband. What better way to start my night out than to have a bite and maybe a drink or two. SUGA located at 1720 Sansom Street has an amazing Happy Hour between 5-7pm that can soothe the rush hour beasts. Whether you are walking from work or driving into town, the warm and clean atmosphere of SUGA hits the spot.

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