If Kevin Sbraga were a scientific genius, he could try creating a formula to clone himself so that he could appear at all three of his restaurants — including Juniper Commons, which opened Dec. 8 at 521 S. Broad St. — at the same time.
Another veteran bar and restaurant team has decided to take up shop in South Philly this week. Leigh Maida, Brendan Hartranft and Brendan Kelly, the group behind beer centric standouts Local 44 and Strangelove’s, have secured a lease for the former Mildred space at Eight and Christian streets.
Instead of worrying if and when the next polar vortex will be making its unwanted return to the Philadelphia area, try focusing on warmer thoughts.
When we came to the end of the long drive down South Broad Street, we were greeted by a man who treated us as if we were his long lost cousins.
When it opened five years ago, Fond immediately became a destination restaurant for those of us who appreciate fine contemporary French food and impeccable service
In the late 1970s, Phyllis Richman, then-restaurant critic for The Washington Post, wrote “there are four great cuisines in the world: French, Italian, Chinese and Philadelphia.”