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3 Philadelphia Specialty Foods CheeseSteaks, Pretzels, and Taskykakes

3 Philadelphia Specialty Foods CheeseSteaks, Pretzels, and Taskykakes

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What are Philadelphia Specialty Foods

Philadelphia, PA - Every city claims its unique specialty that it calls its own. Chowder is Boston's pride, while barbecue is the forte of Memphis and hot dogs are parts of the culture of Chicago. As far as Philadelphia food history is concerned, it can compete for the soft pretzels, cheese steaks, and Tastykakes which have long been part of the lives of Philadelphians.Philadelphia, PA - Every city claims its unique specialty that it calls its own. Chowder is Boston's pride, while barbecue is the forte of Memphis and hot dogs are parts of the culture of Chicago. As far as Philadelphia food history is concerned, it can compete for the soft pretzels, cheesesteaks, and Tastykakes which have long been part of the lives of Philadelphians.

Italy Meets Canada at Noir Restaurant in East Passyunk

Italy Meets Canada at Noir Restaurant in East Passyunk

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Italy Meets Canada at Noir Restaurant in East Passyunk

PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - The chef at Noir is a Montreal native, which means he cranks out native specialties like poutine and smoked brisket in addition to upscale bar food. 

Liberté Lounge at Sofitel Philadelphia Rittenhouse

Liberté Lounge at Sofitel Philadelphia Rittenhouse

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Newly Renovated: Liberté Lounge at Sofitel Philadelphia Rittenhouse

 Liberté Lounge at Sofitel Philadelphia RittenhousePhiladelphia, PA—Stepping into the newly renovated Liberté Lounge at the Sofitel Philadelphia Rittenhouse, my colleague and I were immediately captivated by the urban chic ambiance. The bold jewel tones of ruby and garnet created a warm, inviting atmosphere, and modern furniture exuded a sense of stylish sophistication.


Philly's Vetri Restaurant Named Best Italian Restaurant in America

Philly's Vetri Restaurant Named Best Italian Restaurant in America

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Philly's Vetri Restaurant Named Best Italian Restaurant in America

PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Vetri,  flagship restaurant was named the best Italian restaurant in the country, according to a list compiled by TimeOut.com. The popular eatery opened on Spruce Street  was once home to another Philadelphia fine dining establishment, Le Bec Fin. Time Out — an entertainment and travel website — called a meal at Vetri a "once-in-a-lifetime experience," that's individually tailored to each guest.

Red Lobster's Endless Shrimp Debacle

Red Lobster's Endless Shrimp Debacle

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Red Lobster's Endless Shrimp Debacle Leads to Chapter 11 Filing

Philadelphia, PARed Lobster's Endless Shrimp Debacle - In a move that has shocked the seafood and casual dining industry, Red Lobster, the largest seafood restaurant chain in the U.S., has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a Florida court. The decision comes after a failed all-you-can-eat shrimp promotion that backfired, leading to a significant financial downturn for the company.


The Tale of a Humble Mexican Taqueria

The Tale of a Humble Mexican Taqueria

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From-Hole-in-the-Wall to Michelin Star: The Tale of a Humble Mexican Taqueria

The Tale of a Humble Mexican TaqueriaPhiladelphia, PA - In the heart of Mexico City's bustling food scene, a modest taqueria has emerged from the shadows. El Califa de León, a family-run hole-in-the-wall, has etched its name in culinary history by becoming the first Mexican taco stand to be adorned with a prestigious Michelin star.


Where to Get Brunch in Graduate Hospital & Point Breeze

Where to Get Brunch in Graduate Hospital & Point Breeze

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Where to Get Brunch in Graduate Hospital & Point Breeze

PhillyBite Best Brunch PhillyPhiladelphia, PA - Graduate Hospital & Point Breeze Brunch: Whether you're looking for Mexican Brunch or a cool BYOB that includes a Philly cheesesteak omelet, we have you covered this Point Breeze and Graduate Hospital locations.


Philly's Fist Espresso Martini Bar Opens

Philly's Fist Espresso Martini Bar Opens

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Philly's First Espresso Martini Bar Opens

Philadelphia, PAPhilly's Fist Espresso Martini Bar Opens - I've always had a soft spot for espresso martinis; their bold coffee kick blended seamlessly with the sweet, creamy vodka notes.  So, you can imagine my excitement when I heard about Philadelphia's first dedicated Espresso martini bar – The Elephant.

Best After Work Bars in Philadelphia

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10 Must-Try: Best After Work Bars in Philadelphia

 Work Day Bars and TavernsPhiladelphia, PA - After a long day at work, you sometimes want to unwind with a drink and a bite before heading home for the evening. In Philadelphia, you can find fun bars and taverns on just about every corner, so join up with a few friends and co-workers to unwind after the end of the workday. 


Must-Try Philly Burbs Coffee Shops

Must-Try Philly Burbs Coffee Shops

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7 Best: Must-Try Philly Burbs Coffee Shops

Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia Suburb Coffee Shops - With the closures of local businesses due to the COVID-19 crisis, more people are ditching corporate companies to support the smaller mom-and-pop shops. This is no different for coffee shops, which seem to be getting more attention as the local buying movement grows.


Tröegs Storm the Field Limited Release

Tröegs Storm the Field Limited Release

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New PA Craft Beer: Tröegs Storm the Field Limited Release

New PA Craft Beer: Tröegs Storm the Field Limited ReleaseHershey, PA—Calling all hopheads! Tröegs Independent Brewing has teamed up with fellow Pennsylvania breweries Antifragile Brewing Co., Warwick Farm Brewing, and Sworn Brewing Co. for a special edition beer that is sure to excite your taste buds. Introducing 'Storm the Field', a 9.2%, ABV West Coast-style Double IPA packed with juicy, modern flavors.


7 Best Must-Try Burger Bars in Philadelphia

7 Best Must-Try Burger Bars in Philadelphia

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7 Must-Try Burger Bars in Philadelphia

Philly BurgersPhiladelphia, PA - Craving a legendary burger? Look no further than Philadelphia! This city is a burger lover's paradise, with sizzling patties and creative toppings galore. From South Philly's hidden gems to acclaimed burger joints, Philly has the perfect spot to satisfy your hunger. Here are 7 of our absolute favorites to get you started.


17 Reasons Why Philadelphia is One of The Best Food Cities

17 Reasons to Dine in PhillyPhiladelphia, PA- A richly textured, wonderfully layered dining scene combines history and growth, innovation and tradition, local and global influences.


Pat's vs. Geno's Philly's Cheesesteak Debate Pat's, Geno's, debate, cheesesteak, philly, geno, pat

Pat's vs. Geno's Philly's Cheesesteak Debate

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Pat's vs Geno's Philly's Cheesesteak Debate

One of Philly's greatest food rivalry is between two South Philly Pat's, Geno's, debate, cheesesteak, philly, geno, patPhiladelphia, PA—The Pat's and Geno's cheesesteak debate is one of Philly's greatest food rivalries. It involves two South Philly cheesesteak joints that may rival The Liberty Bell for iconic status: Pat's or Geno's. Who makes the best cheesesteaks?

5 Must-Try All-You-Can-Eat Buffets in Virginia

5 Must-Try All-You-Can-Eat Buffets in Virginia

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5 Must-Try All-You-Can-Eat Buffets in Virginia

Virgina BuffetVirginia - A Virginia All-You-Can-Eat Buffet may be the perfect option if you're hungry and looking for a good meal.  You'll have no problem finding something delicious with many restaurants. From Mongolian fare to classic breakfast spreads, you'll be able to find a variety of foods at this type of buffet.


Philadelphia's Top Water Ice Spots

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10 Best Water Ice Spots in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia's Top Water Ice Spots—The second winter weather ends, and Philadelphians seek out the best in chilled treats: water ice, one of the region’s most treasured traditions. It's a yummy fusion of ice, fruit, and sweeteners blended thoroughly to a smooth consistency, then scooped into cups all summer.


Balancing Work and Wellness as an LLC Owner

Balancing Work and Wellness as an LLC Owner

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LLC Life: Managing Work-Life Balance and Wellness While Running Your Own Business

Philadelphia, PA Managing Work-Life Balance and Wellness While Running Your Own Business - Running your own Limited Liability Company (LLC) offers immense satisfaction and the freedom to steer your business in your chosen direction. However, the demands of entrepreneurship can blur the lines between work and personal life, leading to stress and burnout. Balancing these aspects is crucial for your overall well-being and business success. 


7 Essential Tips for Nighttime Safety

7 Essential Tips for Nighttime Safety

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7 Essential Tips for Nighttime Safety While Enjoying Philly's Nightlife

7 Essential Tips for Nighttime SafetyPhiladelphia, PA - Philadelphia comes alive at night, offering everything from cozy pubs to high-energy dance clubs.  Whether you're a Philly native out for dinner or a visitor soaking in the nightlife, keeping safe is crucial. This guide gives straightforward, practical tips for moving safely around the city after sunset. With expert advice on everything from transportation to personal behavior, you'll have all the tools you need for a worry-free night out.


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Free Toll Friday On The AC Expressway This Memorial Day

Free Toll Friday On The AC Expressway This Memorial Day

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Free Toll Friday On The AC Expressway This Memorial Day

Free Toll FridayPhiladelphia, PA - Philadelphia's favorite Memorial Day Weekend tradition is back! Free Toll Friday returns to the Atlantic City Expressway after a pandemic break. Chickie's and Pete's will pay all the tolls for Eastbound cars through the Egg Harbor Exit during Rush Hour this Friday.


Great Locations in Philly to Get Married

Great Locations in Philly to Get Married

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3 Great Locations to Get Married in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA - Planning a wedding in Philadelphia, there are several locations that are great places to get married. Franklin Square is a nice place to have a wedding, as is the historical First Presbyterian Church.Philadelphia, PA - Planning a wedding in Philadelphia, several locations are great places to get married. Franklin Square is a nice place to have a wedding, as is the historical First Presbyterian Church. the oldest church in Philly and is, of course, a very traditional place to get married. If you want something very different, think about taking off on a cruise. From tying the knot in Franklin Square to jumping a cruise from Philadelphia harbor on the Spirit of Philadelphia, it's good to find a creative place that you will always attribute the happiest day of your life, but pictures best capture memories, so make sure that you hire a good Philadelphia wedding photographer to hold those memories in place.


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Cape May, NJ

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Cape May, NJ: Transforms into 1960s Newport for Bob Dylan Movie

Cape May Transforms into 1960s Newport for Bob Dylan MovieCAPE MAY, NJ - In a nostalgic journey back to the 1960s, the picturesque town of Cape May, New Jersey, recently transformed into a replica of the 1965 Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island for the filming of "A Complete Unknown," a biopic about the legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan.  The film stars Timothée Chalamet as Dylan and Elle Fanning in an undisclosed role.

17 Reasons Why Philadelphia is One of The Best Food Cities

17 Reasons to Dine in PhillyPhiladelphia, PA- A richly textured, wonderfully layered dining scene combines history and growth, innovation and tradition, local and global influences.


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