Category Archives: Reservations

RESERVATIONS – FITLER DINING ROOM

Or “FDR” as all the cool kids in my neighborhood call it I have been spending A LOT of time in Fitler Square recently. It may be the nice weather, the convenient opening of Rival Bros. flagship coffee shop nearby … Continue reading

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RESERVATIONS – THE BURGER @ VILLAGE WHISKEY

  (This should technically be the ultimate installment of the Philadelphienne’s “best burgers in Philadelphia” series but my love for red meat knows no bounds). I rarely refer to anything as the BEST.THING. EVER. because I’m constantly surprised and impressed … Continue reading

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RESERVATIONS – THE BURGER @ PARC

And so begins the second installment of the Philadelphienne where I basically eat every burger in the city that has at one point been dubbed the “best of Philly” until I die a slow and painful death at the hands … Continue reading

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(NO) RESERVATIONS – PHILLY FOOD TRUCKS

Last Tuesday, Craig LaBan, the much-revered restaurant critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer, held an open chat on Philly.com. This was a chance for literally anyone to ask him anything about any restaurant or food trend currently gracing our foodie city … Continue reading

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RESERVATIONS – VERNICK

I have a certain gift for being overly dramatic, a bit of an exaggerator (real life can be incredibly boring without taking a few creative liberties) and often end conversations with my foot in my mouth. But it is not … Continue reading

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RESERVATIONS – THE BURGER @ THE DANDELION

And so begins an installment of the Philadelphienne where I obsess over the best burgers in the city (if there’s one thing Philly knows, it’s sandwiches) while reiterating that I do in fact have a normal BMI despite my eating … Continue reading

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RESERVATIONS – BLACKFISH

(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 – SERPICO

I am no stranger to trying new restaurants in Philadelphia but I often fall into a pattern of rotating through the same five favorites. I definitely have my loyalties…until now. If Vernick is my faithful, loving husband, then Serpico is … 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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