Le Bec Fin
For more than 40 years, Le Bec Fin was Philadelphia’s five-star gold standard in French dining.
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.
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.
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.
One of Philadelphia’s landmark restaurants is taking a decidedly modern approach to menus.
It’s a busy time for Classic Cake. The Port Richmond baking company is preparing holiday goodies for Easter and for Passover.
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.
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.
One of the most talked-about restaurants in town won’t be closing after all.
For decades, it was synonymous with fine dining in Philadelphia, but chef Georges Perrier confirms he is planning to close Le Bec-Fin.