Spring has arrived, it is baseball season, new South Philly restaurants will be opening soon and spring ingredients will replace the winter stash of Brussels sprouts and root vegetables.
The burger bug has finally hit South Philly, and it is good news: P’unk Burger, from the folks behind SliCE, opened on East Passyunk Avenue in February. I have been waiting for this premiere since last year.
More than a year ago, a devastating fire forced Hawthornes, one of South Philly’s most beloved Sunday brunch spots, to close. It re-opened about two months ago, and I quickly placed it on my list.