City Guide for Philadelphia, PA
01High Note Cafe
South Philly Italian restaurant with an opera-singing staff. Tony brings visiting friends here.
02Green Eggs Cafe
Don't miss Tony Luke Jr.'s fave at this South Philly brunch-style cafe: the "addictive" quinoa porridge.
03Varallo Brothers Bakery
South Philly Italian bakery, favored for Old World-style treats, from cannoli to zuccotti.
04Los Catrines Tequilas
This authentic Mexican restaurant makes margaritas using fresh juices and its own tequila.
05Pete's Famous Pizza
Rowers like Chris eat up the hearty weekend breakfast at this Logan Square restaurant.
06The Village of Arts and Humanities
Huge, colorful mosaics and murals adorn this inspiring nonprofit organization in North Philly.
07Eastern State Penitentiary
Ominous prison-turned-museum where notorious criminals did time.
08The Mütter Museum
Medical oddities to make you look twice. Was that really a 40-foot colon on display?
09The Wagner Free Institute of Science
Transport yourself to the 1800s at this Victorian-era institute insect specimens and taxidermied animals.
10The Book Corner
K-Fai Steele's go-to place for affordable used books. Proceeds help fund literacy programs.