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Oysters in Philadelphia

Sometimes relationships with restaurants are mere transactions. They purvey. You patronize. Other times, they are – ehrm, – relationships. This was this correspondent’s case with Oyster House in Philadelphia. Over the course of two years, your correspondent and the establishment got to know each other, got comfortable with each other, fought, made up, and parted […]

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Espresso in Philadelphia

I love coffee. The richer the better. I used to standby the cortado, a cup of espresso cut with a little warm milk that is more subtle than its crass cousin, the macchiato. Elixr Coffee in Philadelphia changed this. Elixr’s single espresso is the top, the Coliseum, the purple sky of a summer night in […]

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