Category Archives: Food & Drink

JAWNVILLE PICKS FOR BEER WEEK 2017

BEER WEEK IS HERE! This is the most wonderful time of the year no matter what Andy Williams says. Screw the pressures of buying gifts, monetary stress, and family issues. THIS IS A WEEK OF DRINKING BEER. It doesn’t get … Continue reading

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McGlinchey’s Zagat Rating

Philly’s infamous dive bar McGlinchey’s is Zagat rated and it is EPIC. This has to be the most amazing Zagat rating in existence. “Perhaps the diviest dive bar of them all”. Nice work McGlinchey’s! Check it out:

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A Day in Jawnville: Greensgrow Farms

20 years ago, Mary Seton Corboy and Tom Sereduk rented a lot at Gaul & Cumberland that sat on a Superfund brownfield in the Kensington section (Cione for us Philly old-heads) of Philly to start an urban farming. I remember it … Continue reading

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CHARITY EVENT HEADS UP: Dinner with PALS

ALS is a devastating disease we all know. We all may not know of the toll it takes not only on those suffering with it, but also their loved ones. It’s both emotionally and financially stressful. These families are often … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: Evil Genius Beer Company

This Thursday we hopped into an Uber and ventured into KensingFishtown to visit the Evil Genius Beer Company. We had heard good things about the spot and were geeked about the visit. The first impression is of a clean, neat, … Continue reading

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A Nod to a Taqueria

After watching the Eagles run all over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, I changed out of my Sunday sweatpants and ventured over to Mission Taqueria for the first time to play in the Johnny Goodtimes Autumn Invitational Quizzo. It’s basically … Continue reading

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Philly Treasure: Tortilleria San Roman

I’ve complained every time I’ve ventured into an ACME, Shop-Rite, Whole Foods, etc and purchased taco shells or tortilla wraps for a taco night at home. Taco night should be an easy thing to do at home with beans, your … Continue reading

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A Look Inside the New Garage in Fishtown

The Garage in South Philly has to be one of the more popular destinations in the area. The place is packed no matter the night. Weeknights, weekdays, holidays. It’s always bumping. Of course, it only made sense to open a spot … Continue reading

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MILKBOY GOES SOUTH

You know that spot with good food and music at 11th & Chestnut called Milkboy? Well, now there’s another one. The folks over at Milkboy have opened up another location at 4th & South where the old Lickety Split jawn … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: 2nd Street Festival 2016

The 2016 2nd Street Festival was all kinds of fun. Check out this video to see what you missed or relive your bliss. There might not be a better community day in Philly as people of all ages and races chill, party, … Continue reading

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