Finding especially good Cajun and Creole food outside Louisiana is not the easiest task, but South does all of the classics, like shrimp gumbo and po’ boys, very well. Plus, it doubles as a jazz bar, so on any given night you’ll get way more than the Cajun shrimp deviled eggs and drinks you paid for.
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Bing Bing Dim Sum
Bing Bing is a non-traditional dim sum spot in East Passyunk that’s great for a casual date or weeknight dinner.
Honey’s Sit ’n Eat
Honey’s Sit ’N Eat is where you should go for brunch when you don’t have any other plans for the rest of the day.
SOMO SoPhi is a two-level American restaurant near the stadiums with tons of outdoor seating.
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South Philly Barbacoa
South Philly Barbacoa in the Italian Market makes the best tacos in Philadelphia. Period.
The Love in Rittenhouse feels like a nicer version of a mall restaurant, but their pastas and fried chicken are some of the best around.
Sassafras is a little bar in Old City that looks like the living room of an old, expensive, probably haunted house.
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