FYI Philly - So much good food this week you'll burst!

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

This weekend on FYI Philly, we visit the neighborhood that has become a foodie's paradise... home to an astounding 13 of Philadelphia Magazine's picks for 50 best restaurants. Sushi is really on a roll; we sample the options in the city and the suburbs. We meet a Philly institution in men's fashion and learn how the paint in your home can make you happier. Saturday at 7!

13 of the spots on Philadelphia Magazine's 50 best restaurants list are on East Passyunk Avenue. Jeannette Reyes highlights the offerings on this restaurant row.

Philadelphia Magazine's 50 Best Restaurants

http://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/50-best-restaurants

Philly Mag's Philly Cooks

Feb 1, 630-9p

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

201 North 17th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

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#3 Laurel: French

1617 East Passyunk Avenue

215-271-8299

http://www.restaurantlaurel.com

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#4 Palizzi Social Club: Italian

1408 South 12th Street

No Phone

http://palizzisocial.com

#11 Townsend: French

1623 East Passyunk Avenue

267-639-3203

http://www.townsendrestaurant.com

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#16 ITV: Eclectic

1615 East Passyunk Avenue

267-858-0669

http://www.itvphilly.com

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#20 Noord: Northern European

1046 Tasker Street

267-909-9704

http://www.noordphilly.com/

#24 Fond: American

1537 South 11th Street

215-551-5000

http://www.fondphilly.com

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#25 Will: French

1911 East Passyunk Avenue

215-271-7683

https://willbyob.com

#30 Sate Kampar: Malaysian

1837 East Passyunk Avenue

267-324-3860

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#32 Perla: Filipino

1535 South 11th Street

267-273-0008

http://www.perlaphilly.com

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#38 Stargazy: British

1838 East Passyunk Avenue

215-309-2761

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#40 Le Virtu: Italian

1927 East Passyunk Avenue

215-271-5626

http://levirtu.com

#49 Brigantessa: Italian

1520 East Passyunk Avenue

267-318-7341

http://www.brigantessaphila.com

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#50 Mr. Martino's Trattoria: Italian

1646 East Passyunk Avenue

215-755-0663

If you have a soft spot for sushi, Alicia Vitarellia has an FYI for you on new spots in the city and suburbs.

B2 Bluefin

401 E City Ave

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

(610) 227-1507

https://b2bluefin.com

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PokeOno

59 West Lancaster Ave

Ardmore, PA 19003

(484) 413-2058

https://pokeono.com

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Tuna Bar

205 Race St

Philadelphia, PA 19106

(215) 238-8862

http://www.tunabar.com

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Karen Rogers has an FYI for you on an All-American Farm to Fork restaurant in Mullica Hill. The spot is historic. The foods are familiar, but the space is brand new thanks to a recent expansion that doubled their seating.

Blueplate

47 S Main St

Mullica Hill, NJ 08062

http://www.blueplatenj.com

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Melissa Magee has an FYI for you on a Chester County home and garden store designed to blur the line between indoors and outdoors, just like the restaurant located inside.

Terrain Garden Café

914 Baltimore Pike

Glen Mills, PA 19342

610-459-6030

https://www.shopterrain.com/glen-mills-restaurant

The Philly Home & Garden Show is just a few weeks away. Among the exhibitors? A feng shui master who specializes in paint that she promises, can make you happier and healthier.

Philly Home + Garden Show

February 16-18

The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks

100 Station Avenue

Oaks, PA 19456

https://phillyhomeandgarden.com

Click Here to Enter the Free Tickets Sweepstakes

Chris Sowers gets a fashion lesson from a master clothier who's been outfitting some of Philly's sharpest-dressed men since 1969.

Distante

1510 Sansom St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

http://distanteclothing.com

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In these sun-starved days of winter, you might be looking for a little extra color. A Queen Village spray tanning salon just created a D-I-Y tan in a can.

Baked Sunless Tanning

740 S. 4th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19147

267-639-4022

http://bakedtanning.com

Gina Gannon goes in the kitchen with Alessi Foods and Redner's registered dietician Meredith McGrath for a family night dinner and a date night meal.

Alessi Foods

https://alessifoods.com

http://6abc.com/inthekitchen

Alicia Vitarelli has an FYI for you on a new company jarring up simply good food and delivering it to your doorstep.

Simply Good Jars

https://simplygoodjars.com

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We all want to eat healthy but we also want food that tastes good, so Melissa Magee is hitting some of our favorite splurge spots in search of heathy hacks.

Jim's Steaks

431 N. 62nd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19151

469 W. Pike Street

Springfield Twp, PA 19064

http://www.jimssteaks.com

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In this week's Shelter Me, we visit a South Jersey rescue that just got new digs for their dogs.

Salem County Humane Society

214 North Game Creek Road

Penns Grove, NJ 08069

http://www.salemcountyhumanesociety.org

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