Friday, March 30, 2012
TE's favorite is a clear favorite, but the third place winner takes a bittersweet honor.
Monday we asked TE Patch readers to tell us your favorite Italian restaurant. The results are in and the big winner is Frankie's Fellini’s Cafe of Berwyn. Catherine summed up the vote of many readers with the simple comment: "Frankie's Fellini's is the greatest." Click here for a link to Frankie's website and menu. Alfredo Italian BYO_ just down the street from Frankie's took second place followed closely by Market in third. The DiMartini family, which has a long history on the TE dining scene, announced earlier this month that Martini's will be closing their doors for good on Saturday (March 31). Click here to read the full poll results and check back with TE Patch on Sunday when we'll reveal the readers' choices for best Italian …
Monday, March 26, 2012
Tell us your pick for the best Italian restaurant in Tredyffrin and Easttown in this week's Patch Reader's Choice Poll.
TE Patch wants to know which is the area's best Italian restaurant. Readers can vote for: If there is a place that we're missing from the list, tell us in the comments and we'll add it to the poll. If we missed something, we want to hear about it. There are two ways to vote for your favorite Italtian restaurant: pick your favorite in our poll below or leave a review on the restaurant's Patch Place listing. In the event of a tie on our survey, we will break the tie by counting the positive comments written below about the tied businesses. So please let us know why you think your choice is the best. Is your favorite Italian restaurant nearby in Malvern? Click here to vote in this week's Malvern Patch survey. Maybe your favorite is in Radnor …
Friday, March 23, 2012
The winning park is the stuff history is made of.
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- Bob Byrne
Friday, March 23, 2012
As the weather turns delightful and sunny, we asked TE Patch readers to vote for their choice for the best park in Tredyffrin and Easttown. The number one choice all week cam out on top. Valley Forge National Historical Park was the clear favorite with 44 percent of the vote. Johnson Park in Easttown, which will be the site of an Easter egg hunt on Saturday surged in late voting to take the second slot, followed by Wilson Farm Park in Tredyffrin. Did our voters get it right? Tell us what you think in the comments section. We'll post what readers of neighboring Patch sites picked as their favorites over the weekend. Be sure to check back on Monday when we'll be asking readers to pick their favorite italian restaurants in TE. You can …
Monday, March 19, 2012
What is the best park in the Tredyffrin and Easttown area? Vote for your favorite here.
Tredyffrin Easttown Patch wants to know where you go to simply enjoy the great outdoors, take a stroll, walk your dog or play with your kids. Tell us what your favorite is: Wilson Farm Park, Valley Forge National Historical Park, Johnson Park, Hilltop Park, Teegarden Park, Mazie B. Hall Park, Jenkins Arboretum. Vote for your favorite in the survey below and don't forget to click on the links above and rate each place on its Patch Place listing. You can even leave a review. Or is there another local spot that we missed? Then tell us in the comments section below. Polls will close at 9 a.m. on Friday. In the event of a tie on our survey, we will break the tie by counting the positive comments written below about the tied parks, so please let…
Friday, March 16, 2012
TE Voters pick their favorite place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
We asked you to tell us your pick for the best place in Tredyffrin and Easttown to celebrate St.Paddy's Day. Of the five choices, two are new to the local dinner scene. The winner with a late surge to take 42 percent of the vote is McKenzie Brew House. McKenzie in the Valley Fair Shopping Center in Devon is the newest location for a regional chain. Since opening in December, they've built a steady following. The bar at McKenzie is also surrounded in TV screens, so March Madness fans will be able to keep up with the NCAA games if they are there on St. Paddy's night. Dining scene newcomer Em J's Cafe (10%) got the only comment of the poll with a simple but emphatic: "EMj's is phenomenal!" Em J's in Berwyn only started serving dinner on …
Monday, March 12, 2012
The poll closes at 9 a.m. Where is the best place in Tredyffrin and Easttown to spend St. Patrick's Day?
TE Patch wants to know where you think is the best place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Is it: Vote for your favorite place in the survey below and don't forget to click on the links above and review the place on its Patch Place listing. If we missed your favorite spot, let us know in the comments section so we can add it to the poll. In the event of a tie we'll determine the winner by the positive comments written below about the tied businesses. So please let us know why you think your choice is the best. Is your favorite place in a neighboring area? Click here to vote in the Radnor Patch poll. Click here to vote in the Malvern Patch poll. Click here to vote in the Marple-Newtown poll.
Saturday, March 10, 2012
See what area readers selected as the region's most family-friendly restaurants in our Reader's Choice poll.
From the Upper Main Line to Northwest Philadelphia and around the western suburbs, Patch polled readers to find the most family friendly restaurants in our towns and neighborhoods. After a week of voting, the results are in. TE: Five Guys, 311 E Lancaster Ave, Wayne Radnor: Five Guys, 311 E Lancaster Ave, Wayne Media: Front Street Fountain, 1 W Front St, Media Marple-Newtown: Uno Chicago Grill, 3910 W Chester Pike, Newtown Square Haverford-Havertown: Applebee's, 1305 West Chester Pike, Havertown Little Jimmie's Bakery was the winner in Mt. Airy. Roxborough-Manayunk: Bob's Diner, 6053 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia Chestnut Hill: The Little Treehouse Play Cafe, 10 W Gravers Ln, Philadelphia Plymouth-Whitemarsh: Ye Olde Ale House, 405 Germantown …
Friday, March 9, 2012
The results are in and one place is the overwhelming favorite of TE Patch readers.
We asked TE Patch readers to vote for their choice among family-friendly restaurants in Tredyffrin and Easttown. After a week of voting the results are in and Five Guys burgers in the Gateway Shopping Center is number one... by a landslide. With 63 percent of the vote, Five Guys is as popular as the handmade fries and endless roasted peanuts they offer along with the burgers. Click here to go to the Five Guys business listing here on TE Patch where you can rate the restaurant and leave a comment about your favorite menu items. Casey's Ale House in Berwyn came in second with seven percent of the vote. Several local eateries were "write-in" votes suggested by TE Patch readers. Click here to read the full results. We'll bring you the Patch …
Tell us your choice for the best family-restaurant in Tredyffrin and Easttown.
Where's the best place to go out to eat in Tredyffrin and Easttown when you want a meal out with whole family? We've got a few ideas, but we need your suggestions on this one since there are so many choices with so many kinds of cuisine. Do you like: Manny's Place, Em J's Cafe, Phil's Famous, Five Guys, Ashy's Burgers, Casey's Ale House, TJ's Restaurant & Drinkery, Baxter's, or some place we missed? Vote in our survey, and visit each restaurant's TE Patch directory listing by clicking on the name above. You can add reviews and comments or simply rate a restaurant. You can also leave a comment (including your suggestions for restaurants that should be included in the poll). In the event of a tie the business with most positive …
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Did your bank make the cut?
From the Upper Main Line to Northwest Philadelphia and around the western suburbs, Patch polled readers to find the best banks in our towns and neighborhoods. After a week of voting, the results are in. Be sure to check back on Monday and vote for the area's best family-friendly restaurant. Tredyffrin-Easttown: TD Bank, 200 Lancaster Avenue, Devon Haverford-Havertown: Bryn Mawr Trust, 18 W Eagle Road, Havertown Marple-Newtown: Citizens Bank, 3514 W Chester Pike, Newtown Square Media: Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union, 101 W State Street, Media Radnor: TD Bank, 200 N Radnor Chester Road, Wayne Roxborough-Manayunk: East River Bank, 6137 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia Mt. Airy: Valley Green Bank, 7226 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia Chestnut …