Head to Omakase By Yanaga in Fishtown for a 25-course seafood-heavy meal full of truly excellent small bites and a wine pairing on a celebratory night.
Candis R. McLeanNovember 30, 2022
Located on the bottom floor of the newest Comcast Tower, a meal at seafood spot Vernick Fish is a perfect choice for almost any situation.
Team InfatuationNovember 2, 2022
Fiore Rosso is an upscale steakhouse in Bryn Mawr from Chef Marc Vetri.
Alison B. KesslerOctober 6, 2022
Jean-Georges is an expensive French restaurant on the top floor of the Four Seasons with panoramic views of the city.
Candis R. McLeanAugust 12, 2022
Head to Xochitl in Society Hill for a few plates of tacos and some of the best margaritas in town.
Candis R. McLeanAugust 3, 2022
Miss Rachel’s Pantry in South Philly is a small BYOB that has a five-course, all-vegan $186 tasting menu. It's perfect for special occasions with your favorite bottle of red with some healthy small plates.
Candis R. McLeanAugust 2, 2022
Nineteen Eleven BYOB is a place that does multiple things consistently well including make exceptional small plates and give you a relaxed atmosphere to drink good wine with your friends.
Candis R. McLeanJuly 25, 2022
Center CityMidtown Village
Oloroso is an upscale tapas place in Midtown Village where you should go for a special occasion or client dinner.
Sydney McElweeJuly 21, 2022
As long as you’re prepared to spend a lot, go to Barclay Prime for the best steaks in Philly and some amazing shareable sides.
Team InfatuationMay 4, 2022
Center CityWashington Square West
Vetri in Washington Square West is expensive, completely over the top, and the best restaurant in Philadelphia.
Candis R. McLeanMay 4, 2022
Friday Saturday Sunday is a two-level American restaurant in Rittenhouse with a great bar that’s a must for a date night or dinner with a few friends.
Team InfatuationMay 3, 2022
Vernick Food & Drink is one of our go-to restaurants in Philly. The cozy spot has incredible food, a formal dining room upstairs, and a more casual bar below.
Laurel is a tasting-menu spot in East Passyunk that’s perfect for celebrating something big.
Zahav is an Israeli restaurant in Society Hill that's a Philly institution and a celebratory spot to have some silky hummus, fluffy laffa bread, and tender cuts of meat.
Candis R. McLeanMay 2, 2022
Stop by Hiroki in Fishtown for an intimate omakase experience for $155 and a long sake list to pair the 20 plates with.
Team InfatuationMarch 31, 2022
Alpen Rose is a small steakhouse in Midtown Village that looks like the inside of a retired Harvard professor’s personal library.
Sydney McElweeJanuary 14, 2022
Wm. Mulherin’s Sons is an Italian restaurant in Fishtown where you should go for a date or a nicer-than-usual weeknight dinner.
Townsend is a little French place on Passyunk that’s perfect for a fourth or 15th date.
Written bySydney McElwee
Morimoto is a sushi place in Old City that’s super expensive, so you should save it for a special occasion or when someone else is paying.
The Center City location of Davio’s is the original one, and it’s a mix between a fancy Italian restaurant and a kitschy steakhouse.