5 New Restaurants To Check Out In Philadelphia This Spring

Spring is here so it’s time to bust out the flops and stretchy pants and check out some of Philadelphia’s new restaurants. With the local cheesesteak war settling down (or heating up), it’s time to focus on a fresh list of restaurants openings.

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Right above Rooster Soup Co., this 100% vegan eatery brings falafel (with Dizengoff pita), fries and tehina shakes. Whether you are sitting at the tables or using the standing counter, goldie’s will no doubt be packed during the lunch hour rush.

1526 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Evil Genius

This Fishtown pub servers beers with quirky names like Purple Monkey Dishwasher and Stacy’s Mom but also servers some of the best bar bites in town. Give the sloppy joe sliders a go while enjoying the industrial yet rustic lounge.

1727 N Front St,
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Poi Dog

Poi Dog serves a rotating menu of snacks, Hawaiian plate lunches, musubis, Filipino desserts and butter mochi in Philadelphia. Our counter-service restaurant is located in the Rittenhouse neighborhood of Philadelphia on South 21st St between Chestnut & Sansom.

102 S 21st St,
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Fox & Son

Simply put, Fox & Son’s brings out your inner child with fancy corn dogs, funnel cake and other fried favorites. Vegan and gluten-free options are available

Reading Terminal Market
51 N 12th Street
Philadelphia, PA — 19107

Rival Bros

Founded by longtime friends Jonathan Adams, a talented chef and Damien Pileggi, an experienced roaster who pursued a career on both coasts, Rival Bros Coffee offers a selection of custom, house roasted blends and seasonal single-origin beans that have been carefully sourced and specially roasted to provide the best drinking experience possible.

2400 Lombard St,
Philadelphia, PA 19146

Looking for other places to check out in Philadelphia? Grab a cocktail at the Best Hotel Bars or freshen up with the Best Juice Bars. Find more great local gems on the free city walker mobile app available on iOS and Android.

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