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Vita to open Italian restaurant connected to its gelato shop in Rittenhouse

Rittenhouse Vita Restaurant


Philly Sketchfest 2024 will feature acts from around the U.S. for a week of laughs

Adrienne Theater MacGuffin


Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival returns with a block party in Center City

Rittenhouse Row party

Food & Drink

Olde Kensington's the Ground Coffee is coming to Rittenhouse

The Ground Coffee Rittenhouse


Maison Braun, a new luxury clothing store in Rittenhouse, aims to elevate Philly's status in the fashion world

Maison Braun Darryl Brown 2


Sections of Rittenhouse Square will close for a multi-year lawn restoration project

Rittenhouse square grass


Nike has plans to open store dedicated to its Jordan brand on Walnut Street

Nike World of Flight

Food & Drink

Stephen Starr is planning an Italian restaurant at the former Barnes & Noble on Rittenhouse Square

Stephen Starr Borromini


New beer-tasting event in Center City to feature dozens of craft brewers

Beer fest Three3s Brewing

Food & Drink

Italian restaurant Oltremare brings flavors of the Amalfi Coast to Rittenhouse

oltremare restaurant


Buena Onda to close Rittenhouse location indefinitely with diminishing lunch crowds

Rittenhouse Buena Odna closing


Story of a pioneering queer writer's audacious love life is preserved in the Rosenbach collection

rosenbach Mercedes de Acosta

Food & Drink

3 Philly restaurants make New York Times' 2023 list of best in America

el chingon philadelphia

Food & Drink

Amanda Shulman, of Her Place Supper Club, named one of Food & Wine's Best New Chefs

Amanda Shulman Chef

Food & Drink

A Florida cookie company is making Philly the home of its first franchise stores

Blueprint Cookies Philadelphia


Walnut Garden pop-up near Rittenhouse Square reopens after it was shut down in June for code violations

Walnut Garden Reopen

Food & Drink

Enswell, a cafe and cocktail bar by Rival Bros. Coffee, opens in Center City

Enswell cafe cocktail bar

Food & Drink

Owner of Tequilas Restaurant explores mezcal and the environmental implications of its new popularity


Want to see Taylor Swift in Philly? Capital One is giving away tickets to all three concerts at Lincoln Financial Field

Food & Drink

Pliny the Younger Day fundraiser returns to Monk's Café for first time since before pandemic

Monk's Cafe fundraiser


Teens caught on video beating, robbing pedestrian in Rittenhouse, police say

Rittenhouse Robbery Assault


Rescue Spa expands to new Rittenhouse Square location

rescue spa rittenhouse new location walnut street

Food & Drink

Kura Sushi, which sends food orders via a conveyer belt, opens in Center City

Food & Drink

NoChe's creative cocktail menu features bacon-washed bourbon, Mexican chocolate bitters

NoChe Cocktail Lounge FCM Hospitality

Food & Drink

Rosy's Cafe opens in Rittenhouse with Mexican-inspired breakfast tacos, specialty coffee

Rosy's Cafe Main


Express Edit store on Walnut Street offers personalized shopping experience

Express Edit Walnut Street Philadelphia

Food & Drink

Kismet Bagels expands again with new storefront in Center City

Kismet Bagel expansion


Glossier opens storefront near Rittenhouse Square

Glossier Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square


Man shot during confrontation with passengers inside vehicle on busy Center City street, police say

Center City Shooting

Food & Drink

Three Philly restaurants named to Bon Appétit's 50 best new spots in 2022

Bon Appetit Philly 2022

Food & Drink

Self-serve bar and tasting room coming to Rittenhouse Square neighborhood

Tapster self-serve tasting room Philadelphia

Food & Drink

Bagels & Co. to open six new locations in Philadelphia by early 2023

Bagels and Co expansion Philadelphia

Food & Drink

Cavanaugh's Rittenhouse to move to bigger Sansom Street location

Cavanaugh's Rittenhouse Philly


Jose Garces' Buena Onda set for national expansion with franchise deal

Buena Onda Food

Arts & Culture

Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show returns for 95th anniversary with nearly 150 exhibitors

Rittenhouse Art Show

Arts & Culture

Sofitel in Rittenhouse to host drag tea series benefiting LGBTQ community center

Sofitel Pride

Food & Drink

Schlesinger’s Delicatessen creates 'Zelenskyy' sandwich to raise money for Ukraine

Zelenskyy Fundraiser Sandwich

Celebrate Easter with brunch service at these Philly restaurants and bars

Forsythia Easter Brunch

Food & Drink

Lacroix at The Rittenhouse to resume dinner service next month

Lacroix Dining

Food & Drink

Her Place Supper Club to host bake sale benefiting Ukrainians

Ukraine Bake Sale

Celebrate National Margarita Day with drink specials at these Philly area restaurants and bars

National Margarita Day


Rittenhouse Hotel named best in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report

The Rittenhouse US News