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Best of Philly Burgers on National Cheeseburger Day

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Burger Day - Best of Philly Burgers on cheese burger day September 18th. I have been a food Author and blogger for many years and have eaten a huge amount of burgers so I wanted to share with you my top 5

Wawa Coming to 12th and Market in Center City

Food News

PhillyBite Wawa 12th and MarketPhiladelphia, PA - Wawa is opening a new location this Fall at 12th and Market Street in Center City. The new store will be next to the newly opened Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant  and across the street from Bank & Bourbon.


Red Owl Tavern

Food News

PhillyBite Cheeseburger DayPhiladelphia, PA - As if you had to have an reason to enjoy National Cheeseburger Day on Tuesday, September 18th. listed below are restaurants and bars in Philly pulling out all the stops — and garnishes — featuring a cheesesteak burger, 120 Day dry-aged buffalo burger, a beer + burger combo, the breakfast sandwich you never realized you wanted, and a great deal more.


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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Philadelphia Vegan Week - The very first Vegan Restaurant Week begins this weekend September 16th and will run through the week right up until September 22, 2018. For a single week, dining establishments across the city will provide pre-fixed vegetarian selections featuring the cuisine which best exemplify each restaurant.


Burgers 101: The Juicy Loosey

Recipes

PhillyBite10The Juicy Loosey - A Jucy Lucy or Juicy Lucy is a cheesy cheeseburger with the cheese inside the meat patty instead of on top, resulting in gooey melted core of cheese within the patty.

T.J.Maxx Opening on Market Street Philly

Philly Openings

PhillyBite TJ MaxPhiladelphia, PA - T.J.Maxx, one of the nation’s leading off-price retailers with more than 1,200 stores currently operating in 49 states and Puerto Rico, will open in East Market Street on September 20, 2018. From fashion and accessories to jewelry, home, beauty, pet products, toys and more, shoppers can expect to find something for the entire family at the latest T.J.Maxx store.


Small-Batch Distilling Has Returned To The Philadelphia Area

Beer & Wine

PhillyBite WhiskeyPhiladelphia, PA - The Philly regions craft distilleries are restoring Pennsylvania once-popular prestige as the nations distilling capital. Right up until prohibition all but wiped away the states spirit markets, Pennsylvania housed one of the best known homemade and commercialized bourbon suppliers in the county.

Red Owl Tavern A Modern American Restaurant

Restaurants

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.

Mason Dixon Distillery and Restaurant - Gettysburg, PA

Beer & Wine

PhillyBite Mason Dixson DistilleryGettysburg, PA - Don't let Mason Dixon Distillery’s unique factory building fool you. Concealed within you'll discover the perfectly restored brick walls as well as original wood beams. Modeled after a German beer hall, Mason Dixon has preferred to go without TVs to encourage good conversation, and complete with a full pub style restaurant.

Photos: Amaris Pollock

Restaurants

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Dolce Caffe - The Philadelphia suburbs of Northern Liberties and Fishtown have many quaint artisan restaurants and bistros to dine in, and recently I was invited by a friend to join her in a private tasting from Dolce & Caffè.


 

Photo: Twitter Iron Hill Brewery

Bars & Taverns

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Iron Hilly Brewery - Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant, announces the release of Tropical Blast Gose, which brings together bright, bold tropical citrus flavors and a unique tart and salty finish to create the ultimate, samba-like flavor dance for the palate. Promising to excite with the brightness and refreshing sweet and slightly sour notes of freshly squeezed blood orange and pineapple up front, it boasts a subtly salty, refreshing finish that makes the drinker reach for another sip.


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Bars & Taverns

PhillyBite HAppy Hour PhillyPhiladelphia, PA - Philly is a renowned restaurant town, where some of the city’s most desirable dining destinations go out of their way to host happy hours that emphasize quality, value, and selection. Here is a dozen of Philadelphia’s absolute best happy hour deals for food lovers, encompassing a multitude of neighborhoods, cuisines and daily schedules:


Destination Gettysburg (Photo: PhillyBite)

Travel

PhillyBite Destination GettysburgDestination Gettysburg is the recognized destination and promotional organization for Gettysburg and Adams County, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1955 as the Gettysburg Travel Council, the group has more than 300 members as well as two locations.


Garryowen Irish Pub Downtown Gettysburg (Photo: PhillyBite)

Travel

PhillyBite Garryowens GettsyburgGettysburg, PA - Rated amongst the best Irish pubs in the world (outside of Ireland), GarryOwen recognized for its extensive selection of Irish whiskey as well as fantastic Irish pub food.


Sunday Dinner with Chef Michael Van Houten

Family

PhillyBite Sunday Dinner with Cheif Michael Van Houten Sunday Dinner - Thyme to bring fine dining home is more than just a motto I created for Bottled Thyme, it is a goal that I strive for in every possible way. As a chef for over twenty years, I can fully appreciate the desire to want a tasty meal. Moreover, as a child who grew up eating family dinner, I can also appreciate the positive qualities of sharing a meal with loved ones.


Philadelphia Fall 2018 Exhibits and Events

Adventure

PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - It's fall in Philadelphia, when attention refocuses on big openings, new events and exciting exhibits. The Franklin Institute welcomes the North American debut of Vikings: Beyond the Legend, while the Philadelphia Museum of Art opens Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now. Esteemed, expanding nonprofit Mighty Writers inaugurates its very first, multi-site MightyFest, encouraging language-based expression. These and more brand-new events promise a newsworthy autumn in Philadelphia:


About Philadelphia Area BurgerFi

Eat

Established in 2011, BurgerFi is among the nation’s fastest-growing better burger concepts with a projected 100 locations by Q1. The concept was founded by gourmet chefs committed to serving fresh food of the highest quality. With roots in high-end culinary practices, all recipes are created from natural, fresh ingredients.Philadelphia, PA - Established in 2011, BurgerFi is among the nation’s fastest-growing better burger concepts with a projected 100 locations by Q1. The concept was founded by gourmet chefs committed to serving fresh food of the highest quality. With roots in high-end culinary practices, all recipes are created from natural, fresh ingredients.

Cherry Street Pier

Adventure

PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Crisp days signal fall in Philadelphia, when attention refocuses on big openings, new events and exciting exhibits.With Fall 2018 comes the following openings including Akwaaba Philadelphia,  The Philadelphia Bourse and more.


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Philadelphia Passes Sodium Bill Warning for Restaurant Menus

City

PhillyBite SaltPhiladelphia, PA - Calling it an important step forward for public health, Mayor Jim Kenney signed legislation today requiring chain restaurants to place warning labels next to each menu item containing 2,300 or more milligrams of sodium – the amount in about a teaspoon of salt – which is the maximum recommended total sodium intake for an entire day.


Inaugural LILYAULAIT (Lily-au lait) 5K & 1-Mile Walk

Fitness

PhillyBite LILYAULAIT Philadelphia, PA - September 22nd is the first day of autumn, and last I heard, folks are understandably more than ready for pumpkin spiced-anything. Fall can't come soon enough, and it arrives this weekend (along with a day of predicted good-lookin' weather).


Philadelphia Ranks 10th Best Casual Dating City (Photo by rawpixel.com)

Entertainment

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite 10th Best Casual Dating City Philadelphia - When it comes to casual dating, the female to male ratio is roughly 1:6 depending on the city. Certain locations are buzzing with single women. Popular free dating app Wild, which has already attracted over 700,000 singes and verified approximately 500,000 users around the globe, has carried a survey among their users of the top 10 cities where women are more likely to have casual dating in the US.

Philadelphia's Best Dinner's Under $20 Dollars

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Dinner under $20 - In a top-notch eating city like Philadelphia, there’s no need to spend big money to dine well. Philly’s restaurant scene makes excellent eats available at all price points, including pretty darn cheap.


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