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Josh Lawler, chef/owner Farm and the Fisherman. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Tavern-Style Food, Latkas, and Modern American

A couple of new restaurants are set to open in our area, and an annual Hannukah event has moved to a new location.


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End Of An Era For Longtime Philadelphia Restaurant

Le Bec-Fin is closing it’s doors forever, and on Saturday night the restaurant served up their final dinner.


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Le Bec Fin Will Close Its Doors, Ending An Era In Fine Dining

For more than 40 years, Le Bec Fin was Philadelphia’s five-star gold standard in French dining.


Le Bec Fin Chef de partie Kyle Clark (middle) showing students Noah Williams and Jessica Lawyer the finer points of prepping food. (credit: Steve Tawa)

Drexel Culinary Students Take Over Kitchen At Le Bec Fin For A Night

Dinner was by Drexel last night, guided by the regular kitchen staff, at one of Philadelphia’s most famous French restaurants on Walnut Street in Center City.



Year Into Reboot, Philadelphia’s Le Bec Fin Adjusting

Yes, Le Bec is back. But this former grand dame of French gastronomy, which spent decades in the rarefied air of haute cuisine, is still adjusting the recipe on its second act.


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Top Cherry Dishes In Philadelphia

Running the gamut from sweet desserts to savory entrees and unique drinks, cherry dishes can be found on the menu of some of Philadelphia’s best restaurants and dessert shops. Here are your top spots for enjoying this sweet fruit.


(Le Bec Fin.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

Le Bec Fin To Convert To iPad Menus

One of Philadelphia’s landmark restaurants is taking a decidedly modern approach to menus.


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Local Bakery Cooks Up Treats For Easter And Passover

It’s a busy time for Classic Cake. The Port Richmond baking company is preparing holiday goodies for Easter and for Passover.



Philadelphia Landmark Restaurant Closed, For Now

A landmark restaurant in Philadelphia has closed its doors. Georges Perrier of Le Bec-Fin served the last diners at his groundbreaking French restaurant over the weekend.


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Take Your Appetite To The Flower Show

Since it’s ‘Springtime in Paris’ at the Flower Show, in addition to art, gardens, and the Eiffel Tower, the cafés and culinary delights of Paris will be celebrated too.


(Le Bec Fin.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

Le Bec-Fin Will Remain Open With New Partner

One of the most talked-about restaurants in town won’t be closing after all.


Le Bec Fin to Close

For decades, it was synonymous with fine dining in Philadelphia, but chef Georges Perrier confirms he is planning to close Le Bec-Fin.