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Federal Donuts doesn't just pop out ordinary pastry creations. These people KNOW donuts. They make them in incredible flavors to compliment your morning beverage, or a cold brew. Now they've gone and opened a new store, located at 701 N. Seventh Street, to make getting your donut fix even easier. Bigger, with parking and inside restrooms, this donut confectionery a must-visit addition to the city restaurant scene! Read more »All New & Notable Philadelphia Restaurants »
Opening its doors this season in Philadelphia are a host of new and redesigned restaurant options that will perk up the dining scene in the city. From a French bistro to a newly redesigned Mexican mainstay to Chef Jose Garces' newest debut - Volver at the Kimmel Center - these fresh spring choices are a welcome reprieve after a harsh Philadelphia winter. Read more »All New & Notable Philadelphia Restaurants »
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Years ago, folks on the outside looking in viewed the notion of "innovative Philly cuisine" as little more than topping a steak sandwich with Swiss cheese instead of Cheese Whiz. How times do change! These days, Philadelphia's restaurant scene has emerged as one of the most admired on the East Coast – heck, the city's even crafted and perfected its own genre of restaurants. Characterized by warmly intimate confines and limited seating, most of Philadelphia's BYOB (bring-your-own-bottle) establishments earn high marks, thanks to the fantastic skills of their relatively young and inventive chefs. Stellar eateries without liquor licenses -- Koo Zee Doo and Fond, for example, charge no or minimal corkage fees, and this plays right into the average Philadelphian's sense of independence. Of course, the city boasts its fair share of fully licensed restaurants, as well, particularly in the Rittenhouse, Old City and Manayunk neighborhoods.
- Philadelphia Expert Tara Nurin