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Boutique clothier Duke and Winston bolsters Square 1682’s canine philanthropy

Representatives from Seun Olubodun‘s Duke and Winston flagship store will be at Square 1682‘s patio brunch for the remaining Sundays in August from 11am-2pm — complete with trendy clothes, 15% off vouchers, and of course, The Duke. The store’s eponymous bulldog mascot is looking to help out his fellow creatures in need. What could be better than a raffle whose proceeds directly benefit Philadelphia’s no-kill …

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Decibel Dan is Back! USA Launch at McCrossen’s Aug 7

Dan is back! That’s right, Philly’s own New Zealand winemaker Decibel Dan / AKA Daniel Brennan of Decibel Wines is back in the USA and Philadelphia for a special Launch Party of his new vintages at his family-owned McCrossen’s Tavern. The Fairmount bar will be a buzz this Thursday from 7pm-10pm with featured wines from Decibel’s expanding collection, including the …

Chauncey Scates Sizzles And Swizzles on “Local Flight”

Square 1682’s Lead Bartender, Chauncey Scates, represented the city of Philadelphia with her craft cocktail prowess on the popular Youtube channel, Tastemade, in an episode of “Local Flight.” After host Shawn Thomas challenged her to create a cocktail highlighting goose-shaped lime hard candy from Old City’s Shane Confectionary, Chauncey wowed him with a mix of fresh lime juice, Galliano liquor, Grey Goose Cherry …

3 Course Dinner on Wednesday? Old City Debuts Its Restaurant Week

While Restaurant Week fever will officially hit Center City on September 7th, a micro version of the beloved prix-fixe program has Old City in a tizzy — right now. Old City District proudly rolled out its first neighborhood-specific Restaurant Week on July 20th, and we’re excited to see our favorite Old City haunts (Cuba Libre, Red Owl Tavern, and FarmiCia) on the line up. With lunch …

Brewer of the Month Returns to Red Owl Tavern!

Locally-loved Brewer of the Month returns to Red Owl Tavern. Each month, the historically rich Old City tavern will partner with a specially selected brewery, featuring $3 cans/bottles and $4 drafts during the normal happy hour (5-7pm weeknights). For the month of July, Red Owl Tavern will be featuring Slyfox Brewing Company’s Helles Golden Lager cans and 360 IPA drafts. …

Square 1682 Invites You & Your Best Four-Legged Friend to BYOD

We love dogs and so do our friends at Square 1682.  Every weekend this summer, dogs are invited to try a decadent doggy menu while their masters enjoy Chef Caitlin Mateo’s brunch program on the outdoor patio.  One dollar from every BYOD (Bring-Your-Own-Dog) menu item will go to Philly’s own Operation Ava – an organization dedicated to helping abandoned animals. …