Archive for 'Lunch Links'

Lunch Links (The “Enjoy your Thanksgiving Feast” Edition)

  •  Hai Street and Jake’s, two places I really enjoy, are both opening 2nd locations soon in University City [The Insider]
  • Another good meal at newcomer, Nan Yang [Phila Weekly]
  • A Q & A with the owner of the awesome and tiny cheese and meat shop, Philip Mancuso [City Paper]
  • Love fries? Here are 20 to try [Eater]

Lunch Links (The “Steam Table is the Best kind of Table” Edition)

  • Well this is about as exciting as food news gets for me- a Latin steam table style spot is coming to South Street [The Insider]
  • New bagel shop, Knead, has kimchee cream cheese [Penn Appetit]
  • 22nd and Philly recommends Hai Street, The Rib Stand, and Mama’s for a quick lunch (and I agree) [22nd and Philly]
  • Zagat Philly completed a massive restaurant survey and compiled useful lists, like this one of favorite sandwich spots [Zagat]

Lunch Links (The “Spicy Sausage and Spicy Curry” Edition)

  • College kids love Nan Zhou noodle soup, of course they do! [Penn Appetit]
  • Maglio’s is opening a market in South Philly with prepared Italian food [Foobooz]
  • Philly Lunch Hour tries sator beans and spicy curries at Circles [Philly Lunch Hour]
  • West Philly is getting a beer and pizza spot- Clarkville [Eater]

Lunch Links (The “Hidden Dominican” Edition)

Photo Courtesy of Zagat

  •  I need a turducken this season, asap! [Zagat]
  • New to Upper Darby, the Upper Darby Coffee Shop, secretly has Dominican food [Foobooz]
  • Chattime in UCity has some good looking noodle soups [Philly Lunch Hour]
  • Wahoo’s Tacos opened in University City by Shake Shack [Foobooz]

Lunch Links (The “Saucy Hoagie” Edition)

 Photo Courtesy of Adam Atkinson

  • Out in Lehigh Valley, the cheesesteaks come with red sauce [Serious Eats]
  • Where do Philly’s best chefs go to eat in Chinatown? [Zagat]
  • Pizzeria Stella and Zahav have some of the best meatballs in the country according to Travel and Leisure [Foobooz]
  • College kids love the wings and braised lamb neck hand torn noodles from Cheu [Penn Appetit]

Lunch Links (The “Biscuits and Rendang” Edition)

Photo courtesy of Zagat 

  • Love the assortment of Indonesian spots in South Philly, now we have a new one [Passyunk Post via Eater]
  • Scratch biscuits coming to 13th and Chestnut with customizable biscuit sandwiches  [Foobooz]
  • Philly Lunch Hour was super bummed by her UCity Sand Kee experience [Philly Lunch Hour]
  • An awesome list of fancy lunch deals on Zagat, 3 out of the 10 are under $10 [Zagat]
  • Winning vegan and gluten free soups at Metropolitan Cafe [Be Well Philly]

Lunch Links (The “Singaporean Lunch Anticipation” Edition)

  • A Thai and Singaporean restaurant is opening in Chinatown [Foobooz]
  • Noord chef Joncarl Lachman knows about great affordable lunches around town, like John’s Roast Pork and Pho 75 [Serious Eats]
  • The Insider points out the new hot pot spot Hippot has an $8 noodle lunch special [The Insider]
  • Zagat has a list of where you can get the sandwich that covers all its bases- the Cubano [Zagat]