Get advice from other Chowhounds about what and where to eat in Philadelphia, from the best cheesesteaks to can't-miss fine dining.

Northeast Dinner Party for 20 people

by deepfried 1 day ago

I am planning a birthday dinner party for approx. 20 people. Looking for a moderately priced restaurant (italian pre...

cwdonald commented 7 hours ago

Is Sophie's food truck near Penn still around?

by chowinpa 7 years ago

Greetings! A friend who graduated Penn in the mid-eighties wanted me to do some research and see if Sophie's food tru...


aigookdo commented 10 days ago

Quick Philly report

by Bob W 19 days ago

Not going to write a ton but wanted to give some kudos to a wonderful restaurant town! Here's where we ate: Jo...


Bigley9 commented 10 days ago

Philly six packs?

by MOREKASHA 1 month ago

Is it legal to be able to buy six packs in Philly these days? If so, where is the best place in center city or south ...


urbanfabric commented 1 month ago

My Thoughts and Some Recommendations

by Unkle Al 2 months ago

It is kind of sad that this board has become so very inactive. It could be coincidental that the inactivity began wh...


JanR commented 1 month ago

Alex Bois' (formerly of High St.) bread now available at City Hall

by Buckethead 2 months ago

As you may know, Alex Bois, the baker whose tenure at High Street on Market gave them their reputation as the city's ...


Buckethead commented 2 months ago

Need Sources for Whole Duck & Duck Legs - Philly & Central PA

by Scott O 2 months ago

I have been seriously hankering some duck lately - whole duck for making stock, rendering duck fat and for meat; duck...


Bigley9 commented 2 months ago

Wyebrook Farm in Honey Brook

by CindyJ 3 years ago

I just came across a listing for Wyebrook Farm in on Open Table. A search here has turned up some discussion of the ...

CindyJ commented 2 months ago

Philadelphia Labor Day Weekend report

by mrsjoujou 3 months ago

We had a great time eating very good food all over the city. When it comes to bakeries you guys are very lucky. I wis...


mrsjoujou commented 2 months ago

Spanish Restaurant + David Ansill

by Unkle Al 2 months ago

Can anyone recommend a really good Spanish restaurant in either Philadelphia or Montgomery County? Also, does anyo...


middleagedfoodie commented 2 months ago

Stalled projects

by agozoic 3 months ago

Anyone know what's going on with.... 1001 East Passyunk Avenue (formerly Falcon Cafe, Tong Tong Bakery)? It looks ...


agozoic commented 2 months ago

Smoke Daddy's (Mike) IS RETURNING

by 6 months ago

HALLELUJAH! MIKE IS COMING BACK!!! He sent out this email and I am proud to post it here: Please forward this ema...


givemecarbs commented 3 months ago

Philly: Where to buy wood chips for a smoker?

by ivyleigh 8 years ago

I'm looking to buy different kinds of wood chips for the new smoker I just got, but I can't figure out where to buy t...


johnnydelish commented 3 months ago

BYOB for a non-restaurant business?

by AlyssaSchafer 3 months ago

Does anyone know if you can operate as a BYOB if you do NOT have a restaurant license? We will be having food trucks ...


Bigley9 commented 3 months ago

Sad recent passings of Philly food people, Mark Onorato and Holly Moore

by Chef_Dude 6 months ago

Was very sorry to hear that Mark Onorato passed away July 31st. Mark ran George's near the corner of 9th & Christian...


GDSwamp commented 3 months ago

Restaurant in King of Prussia in late 70s or so

by sal_acid 3 years ago

This has been driving me crazy for a few days. Anybody remember a restaurant just a little South of the Mall that was...


mcjimmy89 commented 3 months ago

Looking for Quality Chocolate Sprinkles on the Main Line

by dreamer54 4 months ago

Does anyone know where the sell these great chocolate sprinkles -- De Ruijter Milk Chocolate Sprinkles - on the Main ...


dreamer54 commented 4 months ago

Does Philly have an actually-great fish market (if not, why not?)

by GDSwamp 6 months ago

Philly is a great food city that's only gotten better in the twelve years I've lived here. But I'm amazed at how bad ...


arepo commented 4 months ago