Plans for some new Philly restaurants are on hold as owners weigh the impact of the shutdown

When the unthinkable happened, not only were tens of thousands of Philadelphia-area restaurant workers idled as their workplaces shut down or sharply curtailed operations, the coronavirus slapped the pause button on millions of dollars in restaurant projects big and small. About $5 million alone has been invested by Stephen Starr and his partners on LMNO, …

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The food community fights back | Let’s Eat

Despite the shock of corona-virus shutdowns, the food community sprang into action. We’re following all sorts of stories, including chefs feeding their communities, farms selling directly to consumers, and bakers setting up on Facebook to offer guidance. And what’s a restaurant critic to do? Craig LaBan is delving into cookbooks written by local chefs, so …

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