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Mother's Day, Bartram's Gardens area?

twotop May 7, 2010 06:52 AM

We'll be taking our Mothers to Bartram's Gardens on Sunday-- I don't even know what that area is called (Gray's Ferry?)-- anyway, is there any place acceptably Chowish for lunch in the neighborhood so we don't have to haul back into town in multiple vehicles? I realize this is a long shot, but thanks for any recommendations...

  1. Seeker19104 May 7, 2010 10:50 AM

    Another possibility is going to University City. Various people on this board like Distrito, Marigold, Zocalo, etc. Lots of choices.

    Vietnam's western outpost at 47th and Baltimore is a lovely spot, if Asian would suit:
    http://www.eatatvietnam.com/vietnam_c...

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      Buckethead May 7, 2010 07:21 AM

      There are a couple good beer-centric places around there, Resurrection Ale House and Grace Tavern, both on Gray's Ferry Ave. between 23rd and 25th streets, about 2 miles from where you'll be. Grace Tavern would be my pick based on food alone, but the atmosphere is a little dark. Resurrection Ale House is a little more friendly in atmosphere. The Dock Street Brewery is also nearby at 50th and Baltimore Ave, but they're closed on Sundays.

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