James Beard Awards Semifinalists

Today, the James Beard Foundation released the list of semifinalists for the 2015 Restaurant and Chef Awards! For those of you who don’t know, these are annual awards for excellence in the food and drink industry, they are the Oscars of food.  The finalist will be announced on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. The awards ceremony will … Continue reading “James Beard Awards Semifinalists”

Cinco de Derby Weekend

No one ever looks forward to Mondays, and this coming Monday is going to be harder than ever, with Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo this weekend. It is going to be a jammed pack weekend of celebrations and we made a list of bars that are hosting parties or offering specials. XFINITY Live:  Join … Continue reading “Cinco de Derby Weekend”

Southwest Philly Floater

La Salle University Men’s Basketball Team is making their way to the West Coast for the ‘Sweet Sixteen’ round of March Madness. They are playing the number 9 seed Wichita St. Thursday 10:17 PM ET. If you can’t afford traveling across the country to watch the game, no problem! Check out these bar specials and cheer … Continue reading “Southwest Philly Floater”

Brunch in Philly

One of the best things the weekend brings is, brunch! Who doesn’t love a good brunch deal. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or having ‘hair of the dog’ to nurse your hangover, brunch is the answer.  Here are some of the best brunch deals in Philly on both Saturday and Sunday: King’s Oak: … Continue reading “Brunch in Philly”

March Madness Specials in Philly

Brackets are in, and the games are underway,  now its time to relax a little and enjoy the games. Whether you are cheering on Temple, LaSalle, Nova or your Alma Mater in the Philly area, here’s a list of  March Madness specials (this list will be updated as they come in): Tavern on Broad: ‘Elite 8’ 8 … Continue reading “March Madness Specials in Philly”

Irish Pubs in Philly

You may have missed the parade but there is still another weekend full of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Here are the top Irish Pubs to check out for some Corn Beef and Cabbage washed down by a cold Guinness. Fado Irish Pub: 2012 Award Winning Best Irish Pub. The celebrations start at 7 AM on … Continue reading “Irish Pubs in Philly”

St. Paddy’s Day Parade in Philly

This years theme of the St. Patrick’s Day parade is The Philadelphia Irish Memorial: A Decade of Remembrance.  It is this Sunday, March 10 from 12:00 till 3:00 PM. The parade starts South side of JFK Blvd between 17th and 18th streets. While waiting for the parade to make its way through the route, here are some … Continue reading “St. Paddy’s Day Parade in Philly”

Top 5 Bars in Philadelphia for the Super Bowl

XFINITY Live!: Opening in March of last year, the new addition to Philly’s sporting attractions is ready to kickoff with its first Super Bowl party, which features $2 select drafts and live musical entertainment all day long! But that is just a glimmer of its highlighted features. The game can be seen in the main … Continue reading “Top 5 Bars in Philadelphia for the Super Bowl”

Game Day Guide: Ravens Fans, Welcome to Philly!

This Sunday, the high-powered defense of the Baltimore Ravens look to take on the explosive Philadelphia Eagles in what is set to be a Battle of the Birds! Kickoff is set for 1:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) as the all-pro veterans Ray Lewis and Ed Reed look to stop the multi-talented Mike Vick and the rest … Continue reading “Game Day Guide: Ravens Fans, Welcome to Philly!”