Vietnam Café’s Pho-nomenal Lunch Special

Vietnam Restaurant and Café announce a new lunch promotion. For only $15, guests can enjoy three courses of some of Vietnam’s tastiest and most popular dishes! The first course includes light starters like their Veggie Spring Rolls, Vietnamese Ravioli, Chicken Papaya Salad, and more. For the second course, guests can choose from options like the classic Spring Roll Vermicelli, Lemongrass Chicken, Chicken Pad Thai, and everything in between. And finally, a refreshing dessert course of either green tea or mint chip ice cream rounds out this amazing deal.

35095830646_beaea24d60_o (1)Stop by the Vietnam Café in University City or Vietnam Restaurant in Chinatown to take advantage of this special, and be sure to visit their website for a closer look at their expansive menu!

Vietnam Restaurant and Café can be found on Instagram and Facebook.

New Season, New Sides at Misconduct Tavern

Usually, nothing goes together better than a mouthwatering burger and fries. However, Misconduct Tavern is willing to try and change that.

37056279952_c3892b381f_oMisconduct is releasing new side options to pair with their huge selection of handcrafted burgers. Still in the mood for fries, but want a healthier option? Try their sweet potato fries!

You also can’t go wrong with other options like: potato salad, green salad, classic or grilled slaw, caesar salad, and macaroni salad. Whatever you choose, it will be the perfect companion to one of Misconduct’s adventurous and delicious burgers.

Stop by 1511 Locust St., or 1801 JFK Blvd. in Philadelphia, PA. Follow them on Facebook [/misconductphl], Instagram [@misconducttavern], and Twitter [@MisconductPHL].

Pumpkinland Now Open at Linvilla Orchards!

Saturday, September 9 thru Sunday, November 5, 2017 – 8am- 6pm

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Pick your own perfect pumpkin at Linvilla Orchards this fall! With over 100 tons on display during Pumpkinland, Linvilla will have pumpkins of all shapes and sizes to choose from while enjoying live music and entertainment.

There will also be pick-your-own apples available and fun fall activities going on including our apple slingshot and pumpkin ring toss!

Also be sure to check out Linvilla Orchards on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter!

Happy Hour at Souzai, All Day, Every Day!

Screen Shot 2017-08-24 at 12.53.30 PMWhat better way to end your day than with sushi rolls and cocktails at Souzai Sushi and Sake in Atlantic City? Stop by any (or every) day for happy hour at the Souzai bar on top of the famous boardwalk. Enjoy a wide range of happy hour food and drink specials. Check out this amazing list:

  •  $5 Fireball shots
  •  $4 domestic beers
  •  $4 wines by the glass
  •  $5 select cocktails
  •  $1 cup of hot sake
  •  $5 Tsingtao sake bomb
  •  $4 California roll
  •  $4 cucumber and avocado roll
  •  $5 spicy crispy shrimp roll
  •  $4 gyoza

So sit back, relax, and enjoy scenic views of Atlantic City paired with your choice of specially-priced domestic beers, spirits, and appetizers. For more information, visit http://www.souzaisushi.com.

Doctors of The Americas Happy Hour

Misconduct Tavern is excited to host a special happy hour to benefit Doctors of the Americas on Thursday, July 20 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm at the Logan Square location, 1801 JFK Blvd. Dedicated to the healthcare of El Salvador’s most vulnerable indigenous people, Doctors of the Americas is preparing for their 12th trip in nearly 10 years.

doctorsThe evening will feature a silent auction, in addition to drink and bite specials. Guests will have a chance to taste a take on traditional Salvadoran dish, Pupusa ($5), a thick corn tortilla stuffed with cheese and pepperoni. One hundred percent of the silent auction proceeds will benefit the charity along with all proceeds of food and drink sales.

Guest will have a chance to bid on the following silent auction items:

  • Two Flyers luxury suite packages [dates to be mutually agreed-upon between winner and donor]  (12 tickets per game): $2,000 value per game
  • Two Sixers luxury suite packages [dates to be mutually agreed upon between winner and donor]  (12 tickets per game): $1,375 value per game
  • Autographed Bobby Clarke Flyers’ Jersey: minimum bid $500
  • Craft beer and mixed alcohol baskets: $100 value per basket

University City Dining Days

Who doesn’t love great food for a great deal? University City Dining Days returns for another year of “3 courses, 3 prices” promotion that runs from July 13 to 23, 2017. Area restaurants offer a prix-fixe three-course dinner special for $15, $25, or $35. Here are our top picks for dining options!

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$15

  1. Vietnam Cafe offers their staples including crowd favorite crispy spring rolls, pho, and ice cream to top off the meal!
  2. For a mix of bar-friendly food, check out New Deck Tavern with cheesesteak egg rolls, Irish fish & chips, and buffalo chicken.
  3. A chain favorite Bobby’s Burger Palace offers a great deal with a burger, drink, and side special!

$25

  1. City Tap House offers gastropub favorites like chorizo arancini, crab melt, and peanut butter- butter cake.
  2. Jose Garces’ Distrito has their classic carnitas tacos, mushroom huaraches, plantains, and churros on the menu.
  3. Check out classic brunch favorites such as avocado toast, summer tomato panzanella, and chicken enchiladas at Sabrina’s Cafe.

$35

  1. The newly opened Co-op features crudite, cauliflower dukka, black sea bass, and a rotating selection of pies, icebox cakes, and ice cream.
  2. Stephen Starr’s’ Pod menu highlights include the Penn roll, robata grilled eggplant, New York strip, and miso fudge brownie.
  3. Check out White Dog Cafe’s menu with shrimp ceviche, seasonal berry salad, steak frites, and chocolate mousse parfait.

For more information and the full list of participating restaurants, visit: https://www.universitycity.org/university-city-dining-days.

Phillips Seafood Shack Now Open on AC Boardwalk!

Phillips’ famous seafood is back on the Atlantic City Boardwalk! Their grand opening celebration was Friday, June 30, 2017 on the boards at The Pier at Caesars.  The event was marked with a ribbon cutting and opening remarks from Mayor Donald Guardian and the Phillips family.

Phillips Seafood Shack, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, is only steps away from the beach. Phillips Seafood Shack features tastings from both land and sea, including some of your Phillips favorites like crab cakes, seafood soups, salt and pepper calamari, and lobster rolls. Dig into some more non-traditional Phillips items like the crispy chicken sandwich or foot long all beef hot dog. Cool down with some frozen lemonade or other fruity frozen drinks like passion fruit, peach, or mango.

Phillips Seafood Shack is located on the boards at The Pier at Caesars, One Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic City, NJ 08401. They can be reached at 609-348-2862. Open Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday & Saturday 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. For more information on Phillips Seafood Shack or to view the menu, click here.

Watch the video from SNJ Live for an inside look at the Grand Opening.

 

Linvilla’s Raspberry Celebration

Join Linvilla Orchards on Saturday June 24, 2017 to celebrate their raspberry harvest. Stroll through Linvilla’s fields filled with delicious raspberries ready for the picking! Silly Joe will be taking the stage with high-energy songs and will keep all guests involved in the show.  Keep a look out for their special characters and their jam girl Judi!  Pay close attention as she shares her secrets to making the best jams in the tri-state area. It’s a fun-filled day celebrating the season of picking with activities the whole family can enjoy!

14614766607_417c2ea65a_kSome other exciting things to do at the celebration include face painting, train rides, fishing at Orchard Lake, visiting the animals at The Barnyard, and enjoying fresh, delicious treats from The Bakery!

The raspberry picking will run from 8 am. to 7 pm., and the entertainment starts at 11 a.m and runs through 4 pm. Visit www.linvilla.com for more information. And be sure to follow Linvilla on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

 

 

Center City Sips

“Center City Sips…the official start to summer in Philly”

It’s that time of year again when every Wednesday, restaurants and bars across the city hold happy hour from 5-7 p.m. and offer $5 cocktails, $3 beers, and half-priced appetizer specials! Sips has turned into a social scene, with hot spots like Marathon Grill’s Patio at 19th & Market and Pagano’s Market & Bar, both with DJ’s and drinks flowing.

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Sips makes working on Wednesday’s in Philly a little more bearable knowing the party’s just getting started after work. Featuring specials all over the city, your Wednesdays this summer will never be dull and you won’t break the bank!

The party continues even after happy hour ends. Sips After Dark, hosted by Rumor continues the deals after 9 p.m. New this year is Center City Sips style. Participating beauty and fashion retailers are offering in-store discounts every Wednesday before Sips. Retailers like Blo Out Dry Bar are offering 10% off blowouts from 12-4pm, and South Moon Under offering 20% off one item if you mention Center City Sips. These are just two of many style participants that will help you go from the office to happy hour seamlessly.

For more information, and a full list of all participating bars and restaurants visit: https://www.centercityphila.org/explore-center-city/ccdsips

Make Your Way to Spruce Street Harbor Park

Looking for a boardwalk experience without leaving Philly? Skip the Jersey Shore traffic and make your way to Spruce Street Harbor Park! This urban beach features hammocks, life-sized games, delectable food, a floating dock, and LED lights brightening up the night sky.

Photographed by Matt Stanley

Photographed by Matt Stanley

There’s so much happening each day and night as well as special events. You can reserve your own hammock in the private lounge area for any type of celebration, or go rollerblading nearby. There’s plenty of activities to do on the water too!

Their vendors include Garces’ Harborside Pizza as well as Distrito Tacos, Franklin Fountain, Federal Donuts, and Chickie’s and Pete’s. Throughout the summer, there are various events for all ages. These events include Second Sunday Cinema, Art Star Pop Up Market, Waterfront Live Music Sessions, and Philly Beer Week.

Spruce Street Harbor Park is open now through October 1st. Sunday through Thursday, the park is open from 11 am to 11 pm. Friday and Saturday, it’s open from 11 am to 1 am for your late night festivities. The park is located at 401 South Columbus Philadelphia, PA 19106.