Need comfort food right now? Chefs’ picks for takeout and delivery in Philly

Comfort takeout for trying times: pizza, noodle soup, cheesecake and more.

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A Lancaster farm's heirloom corn nourishes Philly's grits, cornbread and tortillas

The growth of these heritage varieties has been fueled by fresh masa makers in Philadelphia.
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A Lancaster farm's heirloom corn nourishes Philly's grits, cornbread and tortillas

The growth of these heritage varieties has been fueled by fresh masa makers in Philadelphia.

Bustling with restaurants, Ardmore is a suburban dining epicenter

The 2-square-mile section of Lower Merion just saw the opening of Sophie's BBQ, the latest in a long list of restaurants. More are on the way,

Bustling with restaurants, Ardmore is a suburban dining epicenter

The 2-square-mile section of Lower Merion just saw the opening of Sophie's BBQ, the latest in a long list of restaurants. More are on the way,

Where to get a fresh turkey for Thanksgiving around Philadelphia

Fresh birds don't require a days-long defrost, and they taste better, too.

Where to get a fresh turkey for Thanksgiving around Philadelphia

Fresh birds don't require a days-long defrost, and they taste better, too.
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Paris Bistro in Chestnut Hill closes and faces judgments from landlord

The landlord has gone to Philadelphia Common Pleas Court to seek judgments.

Snap Kitchen, the healthy prepared-foods chain, has apparently closed its Philly-area stores

The company’s investment in Philadelphia included a $2 million commissary kitchen in the Harrowgate section.

City Tavern, the colonial-theme restaurant in Old City, has closed

“In one sentence, this is bittersweet,” said chef-operator Walter Staib, who took over the Old City landmark in 1994.

Will the pandemic shrink your Thanksgiving turkey? Don’t count on it.

"The Butterballs of the world, they can slaughter turkeys whenever they want and freeze them. But our birds are alive and kicking the week before Thanksgiving."

Plastic panels and dining nooks? Restaurateurs are making changes to seat diners indoors.

The Olde Bar in Old City has 14 private dining nooks, each spaced far apart.

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With Frog’s kitchens closed, restaurant legend Steve Poses turns to politics | Craig LaBan

“I spent my whole career trying to create a good world by serving good food and a creating community around it with humanistic values.”

How to host a safe outdoor Thanksgiving (and decide if you should)

Here’s how experts say to approach an outdoor Thanksgiving celebration.

New restaurants and hot takeout | Let’s Eat

Also this week: How to host a safe Thanksgiving, Philly beer geeks get some good news, and four chefs get naked.

Night Shift Brewing is coming to Philly after all thanks to new distribution deal

Though the pandemic killed plans for its new home in Roxborough, Night Shift has a new deal with Penn Beer Distributors.

Chef Joe Cicala reclaims his old pizza oven for his Broad Street restaurant

Cicala cut a deal with the new owners of the former Brigantessa restaurant.

Audrey Claire Cook to reopen as Cork, a wine shop, near Rittenhouse Square

The demonstration kitchen and culinary bookstore has been idled by the pandemic. The move is said to be temporary.

Philly chefs get naked to help Revivalist Gin raise money for hospitality workers

Chester County's Revivalist Gin is playing off a two-decade-old ad campaign. The company will donate to an emergency fund for hospitality workers.

Don’t miss these 14 new restaurants in Philly and the suburbs

From pizza to upscale BYOB, an assortment of entrepreneurs is boldly moving forward.

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