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Looking for an place to eat in Media or near Swarthmore college

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westernmom Oct 21, 2010 02:39 PM

Hi,
We are visiting Philadelphia for Homecoming this weekend and would like to take our son out to eat. We have been to a couple of places in Media, but wondered if there was anything new or noteworthy in that part of town.
Thans

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    lauracohenromano Oct 21, 2010 04:27 PM

    Hi, I used to live in Media and had friends in Swarthmore, and there are lots of restaurants in that area. Can you say a little more about what you're looking for - which meal, what type of food, etc.? Then I and others might be able to make some suggestions.

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      JanR Oct 23, 2010 08:06 AM

      Not new but Azie in Media is good.

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        Misha Oct 23, 2010 09:24 AM

        If you like Indian, I highly recommend Sheree Punjab.

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        blindermo Sep 24, 2011 06:33 AM

        We had a really nice meal last night at Sycamore in Lansdowne, which is a few miles from Swarthmore. BYOB bistro with a really interesting menu. Servers were friendly. Chef came out to chat. About $100 for three of us. It's by far the best "nice" restaurant we've found in the area.

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          kscooley Oct 17, 2011 04:23 PM

          I've heard that Sycamore is quite good! Need to try it some time. Maybe hubby & I will get a date one of these days soon... So close to us, yet we've never been there.

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