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Crispy Brain Tacos From South Philly Barbacoa & Other Brainy Philly Dishes

A little bit of inside information always helps.

The people who choose to eat at the Taco Bell at 11th and Chestnut need help in two regards: someone needs to tell them about South Philly ahead of helping them find due South. 1,064 more words


At Italian Market In South Philly, Christmas Food Rush in High Gear

By Steve Tawa

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Christmas Eve shoppers along Ninth Street in South Philadelphia (known to outsiders as “the Italian Market”) were loading up today on everything from appetizers to main courses and desserts. 162 more words


Buon Appetito!

My grandmother is Sicilian and the other half of my family is Irish, so I never got the whole big “Sunday Dinner” experience like some of my friends, especially some of them whose parents were immigrants or second-generation Italians here in America (My grandmother also called it sauce and not gravy, but that’s a debate for another time). 537 more words


overhyping Le Virtu

t says:  The gang has been wanting to go to Le Virtu for some time.  They’ve been getting a lot of press, including a favorable review of the… 486 more words

Restaurant Reviews

Brewery Ommegang’s Hop Chef Competition Coming to Philly

Anyone who appreciates craft beer and fine food already knows that for food, beer is the perfect pairing—better even, perhaps, than wine. Whether or not you believe that to be true, your beliefs will be put to the test on Tuesday, July 10 at 7:00p.m. 332 more words

Beer Events

Yama Mia, now that's a lot of sushi!!

A good friend of ours from Philadelphia, Joe Cicala, came to NYC to visit with the Men Who Dine recently.  Joe is the executive chef at… 688 more words

Where We Dine

Our List

There are many lists, invitations, birth announcements, recipes and pictures on our fridge. One of these items is Our List — a compilation of all the restaurants we want to eat at. 84 more words

Dining Out