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5 Biggest Romance Fails

Charles Bukowski, that old sweet-hearted grouch of a poet, once said, “Love is a dog from hell.” In honor of this, let’s break away from the felt-tinged plastic rose petals bought at the nearest convenience store and all the lovey-dovey … Continue reading

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Estia’s Restaurant Week Lunch & Dinner Menus

What start back in 1992 has become an anticipated event in cities around the country, around the world, and right here in Philadelphia! Restaurant Week offers diners an opportunity to visit their favorite restaurant (or one they’ve never been to) … Continue reading

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Estia!

Start 2013 off the Greek way! Join us on New Years Eve to ring in the new year. Stop by for an a la carte menu from 5 to 7pm or reserve a spot for the Four Course New Year’s … Continue reading

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Cirque Éloize iD Comes To The Merriam!

The circus is coming to town! Cirque Éloize iD – that is – is coming to Philadelphia for the holiday season! Cirque Éloize is a Quebec-based nouveau cirque (contemporary circus) troupe. Founded in 1993 by Jeannot Painchaud, Daniel Cyr and … Continue reading

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Christmas In Greece

After Easter and the Lenten season, Christmas is the most celebrated holiday in Greek culture. Along with presents and family, come some very rich traditions in cuisine. Almost every dish served has serious historical roots, and each dish is often … Continue reading

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Lasso Something Different This Weekend

As you know, we’re big fans of exquisite cocktails and even better cocktail dresses, but sometimes we like to get in touch with our inner cowgirl. This weekend we’re going to dust off our boots and head to a place … Continue reading

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Kids at the Kimmel

The Kimmel Center isn’t just for classical music and ballet. It’s also a place to bring the little ones to introduce them to the world of music. The Sound All Around event on November 17 and 19 combines master storytelling … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Fall Rituals

Sadly, bathing suit season is officially over. But before the winter sets in, we’re taking advantage of the crisp autumn weather. ‘Tis the season for cabled sweaters and hearty meals! This is the best time to huddle in close with … Continue reading

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The Return of the Midtown Village Fall Festival

There are so many exciting events taking place right in our Avenue of the Arts neighborhood. Sometimes, though, we venture east of Broad when there’s a party (we are Greek after all). The Midtown Village Fall Festival (on October 6th) … Continue reading

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Philly’s First Decathlon: A Modern Take a Classic Greek Event

The Summer Olympics turned us into a nail-biting, stand-up-and-cheer audience. And while the games, of course, sang to our Greek roots, they also roused our competitive nature. Earlier this summer, when Ashton Eaton was crowned the world’s greatest athlete after … Continue reading

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