Beers of the Week 1.28.17 – Flirtatiously Fresh with Stone Brewing Co!  

Welcome to the new weekly feature, Beers of the Week!  Each weekend we will be featuring craft beers we have recently discovered and think everyone would enjoy.  The majority of these beers will be new releases, local craft creations, seasonal selections, or limited release specials.  We welcome any feedback or suggestions as this weekly feature…

Relocating to Los Angeles!

I have recently relocated to Los Angeles for a professional opportunity. This, however, does not mean the end for Phoodelphia. The site will continue to feature my adventures searching for the best food and drinks as I explore LA. As a frequent traveler,  I will also feature establishments across the country and continue to feature…

Old World Charm Combines with New American Cuisine at Harp & Crown

Philadelphia has no shortage of dilapidated industrial spaces, long forgotten realms of what could have been, which go unused and unappreciated.  Every once in a long while, one happens upon a space which has the potential to become something more.  Michael Schulson happened upon such a space between 15th and 16th Streets at 1525 Samson. What…

Oktoberfest Year Round at Bru

Finding a bar with an unique identity and character in center city can be quite the challenge.  Bru delivers on both fronts, with an unique German identity and rustic character that transports patrons to Munich with its authentic food and beer selections.  Located on Chestnut Street between Juniper and 13th Streets, Bru offers 39 beers…

Healthy Lunch: Stir-Fry and Salads at Honeygrow

Weekday lunches in center city see a daily exodus of professionals searching for quick places to refuel for the afternoon.  Though for some it can seem like a hope and a prayer that this short jaunt happens before 2:30 in the afternoon.  Enter Honeygrow, Philadelphia’s own fast-casual restaurant serving up fully customizable stir-fry dishes and…

A Beer Garden in the Clouds, SkyGarten

A beer garden is the perfect place to unwind after a hard day’s work.  Luckily for those who work in Philadelphia, the number of beer gardens in the city exploded in 2016.  The most unique offering the city has produced is SkyGarten, located on the 51st floor of Three Logan Square on Arch St.  Open…

Welcome to Phoodelphia!

Welcome to Phoodelphia, an exploration into the wonderful culinary world of Philadelphia!  The city has been blessed with some of the nation’s best chefs, restaurants, and bars, and this site will strive to share the excellence created in each local establishment.  The goal is to share reviews on the best restaurants and opportunities to discover…

Aqimero: Latin Elegance in Center City

When walking into Richard Sandoval’s latest restaurant in center city on a Friday evening, one cannot help but feel the airy elegance embrace them.  Aqimero, the latest of Sandoval’s over 40 restaurants worldwide, recently replaced 10 Arts at the Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia.  The restaurant and lounge fills the soaring white marble solarium with intimate blues, silvers, blacks,…