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Jan 26, 2009 04:06 PM

Philadelphia Cheap Eats Comfort Food Joints

I've been creating a Google Map of above average cheap eats comfort food joints on my website:

I would like to gather some more names to investigate further. If you have any please post here. Thank you Danny

These are the ones I have so far

Capogiro Gelateria
Dalessandro's Steaks
Devil's Alley Bar & Grill
Grey Lodge Pub
Honey's Sit N Eat
John's Roast Pork
La Fourno Pizza
Little Pete's
Lorenzo Pizza
Los Taquitos de Puebla Restaurant
Moriarty's Restaurant
McNally's Tavern Chestnut Hill
Oregon Diner
Pat's King of Steaks
Sarcone's Deli
Standard Tap
Steve's Prince of Steaks
Tony Luke's

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    1. Good Dog
      Reading Terminal Market (esp. Dutch Eating Place and DiNic's)
      El Fuego
      Naked Chocolate Cafe (although the old location seems to be oddly better)

      1. re: bluehensfan

        I second Slice and add Los taquitos de Puebla

          1. re: FrugalDanny

            Slice at 10th and Federal - great thin crust pizza

      2. taking a look and adding
        good dog
        reading market
        el fuego thks

      3. Chink"s Steaks
        Tony's Place (Tomato Pie)

        1. I'd say Royal Tavern and their sister Cantina restaurants (in South Philly and NoLibs).

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            1. re: FrugalDanny

              Syrenka's Luncheonette, and the New Wave Cafe, both in Port Richmond.

          1. la lupe
            el jarocho
            prohibition taproom

            you just made me hungry and thirsty....jerk! :)

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            1. re: mazza3

              go get something to eat
              lupe jaroche sketch mapped

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                1. re: FrugalDanny

                  Brown Betty Petite near Rittenhouse for cupcakes
                  And oddly nobody notcied the Geno's omission...or would it not qualify for "above average?"
                  Cafe Estelle
                  Tartes in Old City

                  1. re: bluehensfan

                    is it above above average (:-D)

                    mapped betty estelle tartes

                    waiting to hear other opinions on geno

                    tria is nice a little spendy to me


                    1. re: FrugalDanny

                      Never eaten at Geno's, but "wit" Pat's across the street, they are kind of a two-fer...