Philadelphia Openings: Lemon Hill, Walnut Street Supper Club, Hickory Lane

Lemon Hill (Fairmount & Art Museum) -An acclaimed Philly chef and gang of master mixologists further their pedigree-packed partnership by spearheading their first joint restaurant in Fairmount.

Walnut Street Supper Club (City Center West) – Iconic Center City restaurateur debuts a ’40s supper club in his former Portofino space.

Hickory Lane (Fairmount & Art Museum) – Fairmount welcomes a contempo neighborhood bistro whose main appeal is the celebrated, progressive chef manning the kitchen.

Philadelphia Openings: Tapestry, Route 6

  • Tapestry (South Philadelphia)- 5th and Bainbridge’s narrow, corner restaurant is revamped with a beer-heavy concept, fully-equipped with more bar seats and a booming beverage program.
  • Route 6 (Fairmont and Art Museum)- Starr strikes again, this time utilizing a stretch of North Broad to pay tribute to coastal seafood and the famed New England highway.

Philadelphia Openings: Ela, Vedge, Ulivo

  • Ela (South Philadelphia)- Progressive American bistro debuts, reinventing the previously-popular home of shuttered Ansill.
  • Vedge (Washington Square West)- Seduce your palate with fetching veggie-heavy plates, served for a darling vegan duo.
  • Ulivo (Passyunk)- Chef Scarpone returns to the city’s culinary scene- this time with an approachable, casual take on Italian comfort foods.