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Author: Kae Lani Palmisano


Abe Fisher's Montreal-style ribs.

The Hit ListPhiladelphia

The January Hit List: El Poquito, Abe Fisher, the Breakfast Den, and More

New year. New food. As we walk away from 2020, let’s remember the rejuvenating power of new experiences, and the…

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The Wayward-Federal Donuts croquembouche collaboration. // Photo courtesy of the Wayward

GuidesPhiladelphia

The Resy Guide to Holiday Desserts in Philadelphia

There are some occasions when calories shouldn’t count, and for those times, desserts make the moments extra sweet. And though…

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The Garden at Cherry Street Pier is all about outdoor dining.

GuidesPhiladelphia

The Resy Guide to Cozy Outdoor Dining in Philadelphia

Dining on sidewalks and in side streets, vacant lots, and courtyards were a necessary means of running a restaurant in…

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Courtesy Bloomsday Café

GuidesPhiladelphia

The Resy Guide to Holiday Cocktails in Philadelphia

What makes a cocktail a holiday cocktail? For some it might be a warm wine mulled with spices, a spiked…

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Courtesy Vedge

The Hit ListPhiladelphia

The December Hit List: Vedge, Market at the Fareway, Jet Wine Bar, and More

The holidays are hurdling toward us and whether you’re shopping for gifts from your favorite local businesses or briefly stopping…

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"Kalaya is about culture. It’s about authenticity. It’s about you coming to learn my cuisine." // Photo by Kae Lani Palmisano

Chef FeaturesPhiladelphia

Kalaya’s Chutatip “Nok” Suntaranon Wants You to Understand Real Thai Food

My first meal at Kalaya started with shaw muang, ornate dumplings shaped like flowers and tinged blue with butterfly pea…

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New on ResyPhiladelphia

New on Resy: Mulherin’s Garden, Silk City Diner Bar & Lounge, A Mano, and More

The weather is getting colder and the nights are getting longer, but restaurants in Philly are still warm and bright.…

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Beddia's pizzas are back, and there was much rejoicing.

The Hit ListPhiladelphia

The November Hit List: Pizzeria Beddia, Walnut Street Cafe, Hiroki, Alma del Mar, and More

It’s hard to believe, considering the time warp of 2020, that it’s already November. With Thanksgiving only a few weeks…

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The seafood platter at Kensington Quarters.

New on ResyPhiladelphia

New on Resy: Noord, Abe Fisher, Kensington Quarters, the Wayward, and More

Philadelphia has allowed restaurants to open for indoor dining at 50% capacity, but there many restaurateurs are sticking to outdoor…

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Courtesy of Elwood

The Hit ListPhiladelphia

The October Hit List: Good King Tavern, Noord, Dahlak, Elwood, and More

It’s been a few weeks since Philadelphia allowed restaurants to open their doors for indoor dining, and that keeps expanding.…

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