Philadelphia, PA - Chez Ben, an all-day French bistro and coffee bar concept led by Chef Paras Shah shares a storefront with M. Brown’s, a moody, aged spirits and cocktail bar. M. Brown’s inventive small plates artfully accompany the lounge’s signature aged spirits to create an elevated experience that is driven by the idea that everything gets better with age. Both Chez Ben and M. Brown’s feature engaging views of historic Independence Park and are soft opening on March 16th, 2018, joining Philadelphia’s internationally acclaimed dining scene.
Philadelphia, PA - Philly's new throwback nightclub, the Concourse Dance Bar is a blend of old school house party and dance club. With a combination of 80s, 90s music and current hits. The decor is all retro, eclectic and even has a ball pit for adults
Philadelphia, PA - Melt Shop, announced it will expand its footprint by opening 18 locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware as a part of its first development deal. This new partnership supports Melt Shop's aggressive plans to grow to 100 locations worldwide over the next five years. The first location is slated to open in Delaware in 2018.
Philadelphia, PA - The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation announced plans to convert Philadelphia’s Municipal Pier 9 to the Cherry Street Pier, creating a multi-functional public space for creative collaboration and civic involvement. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is investing $683,000 in the undertaking to test a model for re-purposing civic spaces to help urban centers increase economic opportunity and improve inclusion.
Philadelphia, PA - Aqimero, a modern Latin American inspired restaurant, located inside the Ritz Carlton Philadelphia. A Richard Sandoval’s restaurant and lounge located in the Ritz-Carlton, is pleased to announce inspired new menu offerings including a new Power Lunch menu and a re-imagined sharable Social Plates dinner menu.
Philadelphia, PA - Chef Volk launches his first Philadelphia-based restaurant this week on one of the “Top 10 Foodie Streets in America.” For Volk, Redcrest Fried Chicken is a labor of love - of food and of family.
Philadelphia, PA - The Art Bar located in the heart of the Sonesta Hotel in Philadelphia is only blocks from Rittenhouse Square, and the Chestnut Street shopping district. The Sonesta Hotel opened its doors just two years ago at 18th and Market Streets, formerly the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The hotel has undergone an extensive multi-million dollar renovation a few years back, influence by Philadelphia's local art scene. The lobby, now houses an art gallery in conjunction with the Center for Emerging and Visual Artists located a few blocks away.
Philadelphia, PA - KEEN is pleased to announce it has soft opened to the public (with a limited menu and hours) and will open formally, Tuesday, November 28th at 5pm. Excited to be joining Philadelphia’s dynamic dining scene, owners Chris and Caitlin Rorer are bringing modern American fare to an incredibly eclectic restaurant that is a marriage between an approachable neighborhood tavern and a carefully curated art space.
Philadelphia, PA - Snap Kitchen - Philadelphia Area Locations: Snap Kitchen will launch its East Coast expansion in the City of Brotherly Love. Over the course of the year, the company plans to open seven locations in the Philadelphia, Main Line and South Jersey regions.
Philadelphia, PA - Parliament Espresso and Coffee is a comforting cafe specializing in breakfast pastries or quick salads and sandwiches throughout lunchtime.
Cheu Fishtown – The much bigger sibling to Center City’s noodle bar keeps the fun-loving vibe of the original with colorful murals and mosiacs. The menu, too, is full of similarly playful takes on pan-Asian dishes like brisket ramen with matzo balls, and Eastern-inspired cocktails. 1416 Frankford Avenue, (267) 758-2269, cheufishtown.com