Philadelphia, PA - Glu Hospitality is expanding and heading to Temple University! Owners Derek Gibbons and Tim Lu will open The Peabody in the former home of The Draught Horse Bar & Grill on the Temple campus.
Philadelphia, PA - First-time restaurant owner Felicia Wilson is opening Amina Restaurant & Lounge in Old City at 104 Chestnut Street. The restaurant is named after Wilson’s daughter, Amina.
Philadelphia, PA - Alexandra and Jacob Cohen are bringing a new bagels shop to the Fishtown neighborhood. The couple started baking bagels at home during the Pandemic, and the results were so good that they began selling them to friends. Since then, they've branched out and opened a storefront at 113 E. Girard Ave., between Shackamaxon Street and Frankford Ave.
Philadelphia, PA - A local restaurant group has announced that a popular Louisiana chicken finger chain franchise is planning to open a location in State College, Pa. The proposed location would be the chain's first Pennsylvania location. There are more than 500 Raising Canes locations nationwide.
Philadelphia, PA - Open its third outpost in Philadelphia's Fishtown area. Jane G's popular Dim Sum House is expanding in the city.
Philadelphia, PA - If you're looking for an award-winning romantic French bistro, look no further than Townsend EPX on East Passyunk Ave. The restaurant has already earned several praises from PhillyBite Magazine and many other sources.
Philadelphia, PA - Ergin and Mehmet Ergin have been roommates and business partners for almost ten years in the United States. Before the Pandemic swept the country, they were classmates at Rowan University and became friends. Since the start of the Pandemic, their plans to open a restaurant in Philadelphia have been delayed. But they now hope that they will fill that gap with Pera Turkish Cuisine.
Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia restaurateur Marc Vetri is getting ready to open his own restaurant outside of the city this summer, an Italian steakhouse in the former site of Enoteca Tredici in Bryn Mawr. Vetri began previewing the new restaurant on his Instagram account.
Philadelphia, PA - Riverwards Produce will open its second Philadelphia location in Old City, of their popular market that originated in Fishtown. The new site is double the size of the original Fishtown location. The market will offer customers the same local sourcing of fresh ingredients, specialty products, grab-and-go meals, and new to the Bread Street location, a made-to-order juice bar.
Philadelphia, PA - XI West in University City is a new Philadelphia wedding venue that aims to cater to various customer demographic, especially the city's growing Asian population. The venue includes a bridal room and a Chinese banquet-style restaurant, emphasizing seafood. While many Philadelphia wedding venues feature more than just a ceremony space, this one is designed to offer more than just the typical banquet-style service.
Philadelphia, PA - Michael Schulson's upscale-casual restaurant, Prunella, is coming to the corner of Sansom and 13th Streets in Philadelphia. The interior is an upscale take on traditional pizza, featuring a marble-topped bar and lush greenery.