Bringing a bit of the Caribbean to the city, Bahama Breeze is a lively spot to relish the eclectic cuisine from these islands. Their extensive menu with its tropical flavors will entice your palate and will make you want more. Enjoy their happy hours with delectable concoctions that are specially handcrafted by their bartenders. Listen to live music and sway a bit along with family and friends in tow.
Opened in 1992, Steak 38 is an ode to the period from 1950 through the 1960s and is a popular spot for their perfectly charred, flavorful steaks. Their table-side dishes are also a hit among patrons. Using only certified Angus beef and the best of seafood, their steaks are grilled on open flame. Dimly lit, this cozy place also stocks top scotch and martinis. Casually elegant in a nostalgic way, you can be sure of a memorable experience at Steak 38.
Ristorante Toscana is a desirable destination for delectable Italian cuisine. Counted among the best places for Italian food, the kitchen is known for its grilled dishes like Tuna Giallo and Lobster and Crab Bisque, all featuring bold Italian flavors and spices. The place has an impressive wine list, comprising of delicious wines that effortlessly complement the toothsome meal. The ambiance of this charming eatery is relaxed, with interiors as exotic as the food served here, making it perfect for your next dinner session.
Highly acclaimed brewers Mark Edelson and Kevin Finn started this brewery in CE 1994, only to merge as one of the best breweries in town. Not only the house beers but the food is delicious. It has many awards for its children's menu, proving that it knows how to keep kids happy. The Kid's Menu comprises of an assortment of healthy food like fish, fresh sandwiches and the popular Mint, Oreo Cookie. There are gluten-free meals too. Try the egg rolls which are quick to sell. The house beers include the mild Iron Hill Light Lager, Raspberry Wheat with a burst of raspberry and a medium Ironbound Ale.
Han Dynasty in Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia has been delighting patrons with delectable Chinese food till 2:00a in the morning on weekends! Their menu ranges from cold to hot appetizers from soups to salads and more. Most of their dishes are moderately priced. With food they also serve wines, beers and cocktails. If in a hurry, patrons can take-out food to go with or they can get it delivered at home or offices. Han Dynasty is one of the most popular Chinese restaurants of Philadelphia and has been acknowledge by many food networks.
Fond is chic and friendly, contemporary American Restaurant run by three friends. The restaurant has an open dining room, overlooking the fountain on Passyunk, and a customized hand made bar to relish cocktails, beers and wines while waiting for your friends or meal. The menu is influenced by the seasonal ingredients and is quite diverse. You are welcome to bring your BYOB.
The Korean fast food restaurant Giwa is a great place to have quick lunch or dinner at a reasonable price. Perhaps the best-known dish on the menu is their selection of bibimpab, vegetables mixed with rice and hot pepper sauce and topped with a cooked egg. Their numerous varieties of bibimpab is served in a hot iron bowl which literally fries the rice as you eat it. Another favorite is bulgogi — marinated beef served with rice. Giwa is centrally located in the heart of center city making it convenient and easy to locate.
Fogo de Chão is part of a chain, but you would never know it by the upscale menu and impeccable service. Meals at this Brazilian steakhouse begin with a trip to the sprawling buffet, during which waiters usher dishes of hot polenta and chewy cheese bread to your table. Then as soon as you say "Go" (using red and green cards) chefs known as "gauchos" begin serving hand carved meats to your table. Filet mignon, ribeye, pork, and more are all equally delicious and perfectly seasoned. Try a little of everything, or focus on one selection. Just remember to save room for the fried banana dessert!
A hidden wonder is located in what is known to locals as Little Korea. Kim's BBQ is a Korean Barbecue which does a fantastic job at bringing a art of Korea to the North Philadelphia area. Kim's BBQ has lots of meats you can BBQ right at your table in addition to a variety of side dishes. Make no mistake, your table will be filled from traditional sides dishes such as Kim Chee and other meats you choose to BBQ. You can order meats which come marinated in special sauces. Kim's BBQ also has dishes like Korean hot pots and special fish soup. And no experience at Kim's would be complete without a bottle of soju to wash your food down.
Del Frisco's has a sophisticated ambiance and friendly service. The exceptional menu offers great cuts of beef, including Filet Mignon and Prime Ribeye. If you're not in the mood for beef, there is also a nice selection of fresh seafood as well as a delicious selection of side dishes and appetizers. Pair your meal with a glass of wine from their impressive list.
Time is an eclectic restaurant with three bars including a whiskey bar and serving delicious contemporary American fare. The two floor restaurant has a luxurious 60 seat dining room with Venetian blown glass and teardrop crystals, elevated banquettes around the large bar and a live band of musicians. The first floor houses the earthy whiskey bar done up in wood and has comfy booths ideal to watch a game or enjoy drinks while nibbling on delectable snacks. Lastly the second floor is The Absinthe Lounge, a Parisian inspired club, where DJ's spin to sway you in the night. This chic space is also available for private events. The Whiskey Bar and tap room boasts about more than 90 types of whiskeys, 20 tap beers and much more. You can be sure the tap will never run dry here in Time.
Located in close proximity to the City Center, this amazing pizza place is a favorite meal spot for the locals of Philadelphia. Serving a long list of wines and pizzas, this restaurant has a minimal decor, that gives it a comfortable and cozy ambiance. Among all their delectable dishes, the ones that stand-out include the Polpettini Pizza, gnocchi pasta, Drunken Goat Meat and Diavolo Pizza. Drop by to have a casual meal with family and friends and witness the authentic taste of Italian cuisine just at Zavino.