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Philadelphia’s Essential Cozy Locales


There’s only so much you can do when temperatures plummet. Dress in layers, crank up the heat … or simply head to the nearest plate of cast-iron pimento mac-and-cheese (Rex at the Royal) or chile-roasted chicken (Gabriella’s Vietnam). With an eye to making the most of your seasonal dining strategies, we’ve rounded up some of the coziest locales across Philadelphia — selected for both their warming dishes and all-around comfort vibes. Right this way.