Great farewell meal at The Guardhouse last night. I got the chance to say goodbye to everyone’s-favorite-bartender, Joe. It was good to hear that the employees get to keep their jobs if they want to stay on under the new Union League ownership. That was part of the deal, which is a real class act (as usual) on the part of the owner Albert Breuers. Some of his employees have been with him for over 25 years! In the restaurant biz that is really saying something!
Many are truly going to miss this place Here’s the story if you missed it:
20 venues, 100 events!
Main Street Manayunk
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Source: (78) Manayunk Cocktail Week
Coffee geeks are bouncing off the walls this week.And not just from caffeine.They’re jazzed because the Main Line’s first La Colombe Café has opened.At last.The place is a knockout – a hip makeover of the old Bryn Mawr Garage with soaring ceilings, skylights, original brick and handcrafted wood seating.Industrial chic done right.
Something new brewing in Haverford: Green Engine Coffee Co. debuts Nov. 4 – HAVERFORD >> For coffee lovers, the beans and the brews made from them can be as different and as nuanced as the grapes and processes that produce fine wines.
Congrats to Fermentaria #28, in Ardmore! Well deserved!
Here is the Foobooz list of the 50 Best bars in Philadelphia for 2015. Every year Foobooz assembles a panel of experts to create this best bars in Philly list.