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Janskitchen Mar 5, 2012 06:41 AM

I will be attending the Van Gogh exhibit this Saturday and am looking for a restaurant for brunch. Needs to be within walking distance. Any recommendations?

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    cwdonald Mar 5, 2012 07:55 AM

    Brunch at the Philadelphia Museum is not bad. The name of the restaurant is Granite Hill, its managed by Stephen Starr. Entrees run from 12-24 dollars, and brunch is served from 10:30-2:30. You can book through open table.

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      Janskitchen Mar 5, 2012 09:03 AM

      Thank you.

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        percyn Mar 21, 2012 07:17 AM

        For an upscale brunch, try the Fountain Room or Swann Lounge at the Four Seasons.

        How a quirky homey experience, try Sabrina's.

        Have not been to fig but heard good things.

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        Chefpaulo Mar 5, 2012 06:42 PM

        If its a nice day, Fig is walkable and a great experience.
        CP

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          cwdonald Mar 5, 2012 08:11 PM

          +1 for Fig. 25th and Meridith. Walk is about 1/3 of a mile. Can get crowded on weekends, so reservations are helpful, and they are cash only. Brunch is from 10-2 on weekends.

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            pie22 Mar 21, 2012 07:46 AM

            +2 for figs!

            also walkable in the neighborhood is the diner little pete's, the bishops collar, london grille (never tried but i know they offer brunch, along with a bloody mary bar) and my personal favorite mccrossen's ($20 for a good meal and unlim bloody mary's and mimosas).

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