Want to know good places to eat or listen to some of the best bands while in Philly this weekend? Here are picks by City Paper Food editor Caroline Russock and Music Editor Patrick Rapa of local eateries and music that won’t disappoint.
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Get your carbs:
Le Virtu, good Abruzzese, 1927 East Passyunk Ave., 215-271-5626
Osteria, good selection of housemade pastas, 640 N. Broad St., 215-763-0920
Modo Moi, giant portion of pasta prix fixe, 161 W. Girard Ave., 215-203-8707
High Street on Market, super creative pastas, 306 Market St., 215-625-9425
Scannicchio’s, old-school South Philly pastas, 2500 S. Broad St., 215-468-3900
Brunch after the race within walking distance of the art museum:
La Calaca Feliz, Mexican brunch, 2321 Fairmount Ave., 215-787-9930
The Fountain at Four Seasons, fancy brunch at 5-star hotel, 1 Logan Square, 215-963-1500
Little Pete’s, classic diner brunch, 219 S. 17th St., 215-545-5508
Kite & Key, beer-centric brunch, 1836 Callowhill St., 215-568-1818
Lemon Hill, brunch with cocktails, 747 N. 25th St., 215-232-2299
11/15 Sky Ferreira, First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia, 2125 Chestnut St., 8 p.m. $15.
11/15 Bleeding Rainbow, Johnny Brenda’s, 1201 Frankford Ave., 9:15 p.m., $10.
11/16 Brand Nubian, the Trocadero, 1003 Arch St., 8 p.m., $41
11/16 Cat Power, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St., 8 p.m., $32
11/16 Kanye West, Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St., 8 p.m., various prices
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