Philadelphia, PA - The Galloway family eatery is a Northeast success story, developed from a modest takeout spot into a 340-seat neighborhood mainstay for just about 50 years now. The basic, budget-friendly East Coast fish house fare begins with their raw bar along with classics such as their deviled crab cakes; clams casino or nouveau dishes such as blackened fish tacos; seared sea scallops with mushroom barley risotto. Back in 2010, Gallo has incorporated an adjoining Burger Bar together with an outdoor patio area. 8101 Roosevelt Boulevard, (215) 333-0484, www.gallosseafood.com
Philadelphia, PA - If you’re looking for some great modern American cuisine and a progressive cocktail menu, head on over to Square 1682 at the corner of 17th and Sansom. This bar and restaurant was voted USA’s Best Hotel Barby 10Best.com and USA Today Travel, and it is where New Chef Mackenson Horebe sources the best local ingredients “letting the flavors speak for themselves.”
Philadelphia, PA - Charlie's Crepes located at 177 S. Centre Street Merchantville, New Jersey. This little crepe shop is well worth the trip, especially for it Bacon Jam sells really well, paired with the Vanilla Bourbon Peaches, or capped off with a poached egg.
Philadelphia, PA - Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia Pa. - Scarpetta, an LDV Hospitality restaurant, has four already established and thriving elegant Italian dining at Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square.