If your date’s the type that does all of their shopping at farmers’ markets and always talks about wanting to “explore bee keeping,” then there’s a good chance they’ll like Pumpkin. This small BYOB’s menu changes daily based on what’s in season, but if you see any type of crudo on the menu, make that the first dish you order. It’s cash only, so hit the ATM before you go.
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Little Spoon Cafe
Little Spoon Cafe is one of the best - and more low-key - options for breakfast and brunch in Grad Hospital.
Tattooed Mom is a perfectly weird bar on South Street that’s covered in street art and does things like craft nights.
Milkboy is an all-day cafe and music venue on South Street that also serves Jim’s cheesesteaks.
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Sulimay’s is a classic diner in Fishtown that you wish you lived within walking distance of.
Urban Farmer is a big modern steakhouse in Logan Square where you can get a “steak tasting.”
Friday Saturday Sunday
Friday Saturday Sunday is a two-level American restaurant in Rittenhouse with a great bar that’s perfect for a night out with a few friends.
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White Dog Cafe
White Dog Cafe is a spot near Penn that has good drinks and a solid Happy Hour, but you don’t need to go for a full dinner.
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