243 South Camac Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 +1 215 545 1102
Terra Restaurant - Philadelphia is a niche, cozy, dim lit underground restaurant beneath the historic Tavern on Camac. This contemporary American restaurant serves signature dishes such as beef tenderloin and house made pasta, seasonal weekly specials, tasty small plates and salads, an impressive wine list and has a full service bar. The ingredients used are all locally sourced and are fresh to enhance the flavor of the food. The inviting ambience is ideal for a romantic evening or just a casual dinner with friends.
116 South 11th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 +1 215 922 6500
Smokin' Betty's is a bi-level restaurant serving American comfort food with an open kitchen downstairs. Both the floors have bars and has ample space for happy hours and private events. There is a big blackboard with the specials mentioned or you could skim through the menu and order from it. Some of the menu highlights are the St. Louis Dry Rub Ribs and the Betty burger. Their full service bar serves 16 rotating craft drafts, wine by the glass and house crafted cocktails. They also serve weekend brunch.
1311 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 +1 215 545 0170
Opa Philadelphia is a Greek restaurant and bar with a beer garden called the Drury in the Midtown Village. The sleek interior welcomes you to bite on the mezedes (small plates) such as herbed keftedes (meatballs) in an ouzo-tomato sauce, and grilled octopus, while the piatas (large plates) offer whole fish and pastitsio. Enjoy the innovative dishes, ambience, lovely wines and the newly opened Drury beer garden, while sipping on your favorite drink and nibbling on gorgeous food in Opa.
1111 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 +1 215 574 1099
Garces Trading Company is Chef Jose Garces's culinary package offering European fare, reflecting a touch of the chef's Spanish cooking with handcrafted cheese and charcuterie in a modern bistro setting. The space is used as a gourmet market to host artisanal and imported foods under the Garces Trading Company label, a flower shop, an on-site bakery, private label olive oils and vinegars, Chef Garces' signature coffee and the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board's first wine boutique. And of course a full fledged cafe. The lunch, brunch and dinner menu features an assortment of pastas such as Pappardelle with lamb ragu, sun choke puree and piavecchio, thin crust and deep dish pizzas, sandwiches and daily specials. The venue looks like an outdoor European market, where guests can browse through the shops displaying delectable wares of hanging cured meats and cheeses, blossom sprays and cases of wine, shop and then settle down in the central dining area to enjoy the wonderful food and their purchases.
110 South 13th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 +1 215 546 9300
Barbuzzo is a trendy Mediterranean restaurant and bar in Center City. The restaurant has a rustic feel to it with its wood oven pizzas & roasting, counter seating at the marbled bar and kitchen counter which overlooks the open kitchen, outdoor patio and the Mediterranean farm cuisine. The food is beautifully handcrafted such as 'pig' popcorn which is not at all porky but consists of apple cider vinegar powder, espelette chile, pickled black mustard seeds and horseradish aioli, Wood Oven Roasted Sardines with piquillo pepper & preserved lemon, uovo pizza with spring onion, guanciale, fava leaves & farm egg, Burrata From Puglia, house made Sheeps Milk Ricotta, Grilled Octopus and Parsnip Ravioli. Don't forget to try their famous Salted caramel Budino dessert. They also have late night dinners from Sunday to Thursday between 10.30p to midnight. The menu changes weekly in accordance to the seasons and availability of the the fresh produces. A great place to enjoy the delightful food whether vegetarian or not, Barbuzzo will definitely grow in you.
717 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 +1 215 925 6000
Union Trust Steakhouse is nestled in an old bank circa 1888 and has towering walls with huge modern tubular chandeliers, giving it an intimate look. A lovely staircase leads you from the main dining room to a mezzanine floor that overlooks the street. You will see a mix of casual diners, business set and special occasion diners enjoying the steakhouse cuisine. Their bar boasts an exhaustive (500) wine list to complement their menu. UTS can house around 300 people easily with its comfy chairs and tables. Though it is slightly on the expensive side, the succulent meat, tender seafood and the ambience makes up for it.
99 South 17th Street The Westin Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 563 6930
Winthorpe and Valentine is an upscale and contemporary American restaurant located inside the Westin Philadelphia. This grand restaurant done up in dark wood along with red chairs and cozy banquettes with a broad farmhouse table made from a fallen black walnut tree, is the centerpiece of the restaurant. Whether you are here for a business lunch/dinner or just to unwind, Winthorpe and Valentine has a serene atmosphere to help you relax and enjoy your drinks at the crimson lounge, basking in from its marble hearth fireplace and relishing the light fare. Lunch can be some truffle fries and sliders or dinner pangs can be satiated by a Pepper Crusted Rib-Eye or some Slow Roasted Amish Chicken and some wine. If you don't want any of these, but just want to have some cool cocktails and dainty snacks, then head to the bar and indulge yourselves.
2030 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 665 9720
The Flashpoint Theatre was established in July 2003, and created a flutter in Philadelphia's theater scene that same year in October. Having collaborated with over 100 emerging and established artistes, the stage has been set for some of the most inventive theatrical productions, all of which see the performers breaking out of the traditional moulds. Check website for upcoming events.
111 South 17th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 564 1515/+1 267 315 2285
The G Lounge is a chic, sophisticated club that is visited by the creme de la creme of Philadelphia and its neighboring cities. The club features an enticing event calender that includes DJ nights, live musicals, concerts and private parties that are attended by a number of celebrities. The drinks served here are an eclectic mix of the best beverages found in the region. To add to this is the classy ambiance of the place which makes it an ideal destination to spend a few intimate moments with loved ones. The Mogul Room located within the G Lounge is used for private functions that are meant for a selected few.
1701 John F Kennedy Boulevard The Comcast Center Philadelphia, PA 19103 +1 215 567 7111
Table 31 is an upscale Italian steakhouse serving seafood, homemade pastas along with one of the finest selections of USDA Prime steaks and chops. Located in the Comcast Center, this huge restaurant offers its diners various creative dining options which includes two beautiful bars, ground and second floor dining areas, a cozy second floor mezzanine lounge and more. Table 31 will give you an amazing dining experience which will remain with you for a very long time.
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