Bar Bombon is a vegan Puerto Rican spot with a full bar in Rittenhouse.
October 29, 2019
Milkcrate Cafe is a coffee shop and record store with a solid breakfast and free wifi.
October 15, 2019
University CityWest Philadelphia
Goldie is a falafel shop in Franklin’s Table from the people behind Zahav.
August 20, 2019
Green Line Cafe is a cafe in University City that serves a wide variety of sandwiches, including vegetarian and vegan options.
August 19, 2019
George’s is a Greek-ish diner where you can get some of the best breakfast and lunch dishes in Cape May.
June 24, 2019
Beach Plum Farm in Cape May hosts weekly dinners where everything you eat comes directly from the land that the farm sits on.
H&H is really just a shack on the side of the road in Cape May with a big deck where you can get fresh, steamed seafood caught that day.
Midtown VillageWashington Square West
Effie’s is a small Greek BYOB with a hidden back garden that you'll want to keep all to yourself.
May 22, 2019
Good Spoon Soupery is a cafe in Fishtown with a rotating menu of soups, salads, sandwiches, and sides.
February 6, 2019
Honeygrow Test Kitchen in Fishtown that has off-menu items that their other locations don’t have.
HipCityVeg is a fast casual vegan spot with things like impossible burgers and “chick’n” sandwiches.
Umai Umai in Fairmount makes affordable, a la carte sushi in a space that’s nice enough for a date, but not overly fancy.
Green Soul does healthy soul food and live jazz shows in their large space in Spring Garden.
Ngon Ngon is a quiet Vietnamese spot in Queen Village with solid pho.
Aksum is a Mediterranean BYOB in West Philly that’s good for a healthy weeknight dinner.
Koukouzeli is a Greek spot in the Italian Market that’s good for a take-out gyro or casual lunch during the week.
December 6, 2018
Kisso Sushi Bar is a neighborhood spot in Old City that lives up to the hype.
November 8, 2018
Dizengoff in Center City is basically the fast-casual version of Zahav, with the same great hummus, but without the two-month wait.
October 29, 2018
South StreetWashington Square West
Isot is a Turkish BYOB in Washington Square West that’s great for groups and weekend brunch.
Porta is a big pizza place in Center City where you should start a night out and stay for the weekend dance parties.
Pumpkin is a small BYOB on South Street that focuses on seasonal vegetables and works well for a slightly more serious date.
Vientiane Cafe is a Lao BYOB in West Philly that’s great for a casual group dinner or low-key date.