Category Archives: BYOBs


After Friday night dinner plans at a recently-opened restaurant just did NOT live up to the hype and discovering a new (and slightly alarming) personality trait that I can be crushingly disappointed by food (it took two post-meal old fashioneds … Continue reading

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(Sadly, this isn’t about orcas) I rarely venture into Conshohocken (see: the nightmarish Schuylkill Expressway). I’ve only been there twice in my life and I view it as the place you move to from Manayunk or Center City when you’re … Continue reading

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Reservations – Mercato

It’s only appropriate that my first post should begin with a love letter to one of my favorite BYOBs. In a city distinguished by restaurants with a lack of alcohol (and Italian ones, for that matter), I couldn’t pick just any … Continue reading

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