Philadelphia and the Countryside - Press Room

Media

Youma

Youma

The African cuisine scene tastes especially rich in West Philly. This Baltimore Avenue Senegalese spot brings a taste of Dakar with dibi (grilled lamb chops), yassa (spicy grilled chicken with habanero and green pepper), fatata (beef patties), aloco (fried plantains), thieboudienne (fried rice with vegetables and fish) and ginger juice...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants, Multicultural

Kilimandjaro Restaurant

Kilimandjaro Restaurant

Tucked inside a shopping center along West Philly’s Chestnut Street corridor, Kilimandjaro is an intimate West African eatery serving sauce feuille, a lamb entrée cooked with spinach or cassava leaves and mixed with palm oil. Plantains are also on the menu, as is tiakry, a Senegalese dessert similar to rice...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants, Multicultural

Kilimandjaro Restaurant

Kilimandjaro Restaurant

Tucked inside a shopping center along West Philly’s Chestnut Street corridor, Kilimandjaro is an intimate West African eatery serving sauce feuille, a lamb entrée cooked with spinach or cassava leaves and mixed with palm oil. Plantains are also on the menu, as is tiakry, a Senegalese dessert similar to rice...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants, Multicultural

Kilimandjaro Restaurant

Kilimandjaro Restaurant

Tucked inside a shopping center along West Philly’s Chestnut Street corridor, Kilimandjaro is an intimate West African eatery serving sauce feuille, a lamb entrée cooked with spinach or cassava leaves and mixed with palm oil. Plantains are also on the menu, as is tiakry, a Senegalese dessert similar to rice...

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants, Multicultural

Walnut Street Shopping

Walnut Street Shopping

One of Center City, Philadelphia’s main retail corridors is Walnut Street, specifically along the blocks near Rittenhouse Square. Here, homegrown stores—Lagos, Warby Parker, Govberg and Ubiq—mix with international brands, transforming centuries-old buildings and homes into shopping-spree destinations....

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Shopping

Walnut Street Shopping

Walnut Street Shopping

One of Center City, Philadelphia’s main retail corridors is Walnut Street, specifically along the blocks near Rittenhouse Square. Here, homegrown stores—Lagos, Warby Parker, Govberg and Ubiq—mix with international brands, transforming centuries-old buildings and homes into shopping-spree destinations....

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Shopping

Sansom Street

Sansom Street

An institution in Philadelphia since 1947 and on Sansom Street since 1969, the Oyster House has been a mainstay on a Center City block that has seen a resurgence in recent decades. Its neighbors include relative newcomers Harp and Crown, Snap Custom Pizza and Ladder 15....

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants

Mission Taqueria

Mission Taqueria

A hopping see-and-be-seen spot in Center City from the owners of the landmark Oyster House, Mission Taqueria balances tradition and innovation, slinging skirt steak and chicken mole tacos alongside fancier riffs, like veal tongue with braised cabbage. The busy bar serves stirred, shaken and frozen cocktails. And weekend brunch means...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants

Mission Taqueria

Mission Taqueria

A hopping see-and-be-seen spot in Center City from the owners of the landmark Oyster House, Mission Taqueria balances tradition and innovation, slinging skirt steak and chicken mole tacos alongside fancier riffs, like veal tongue with braised cabbage. The busy bar serves stirred, shaken and frozen cocktails. And weekend brunch means...

Credit: Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Dining & Restaurants

Thanks for your interest in Philadelphia and The Countryside®.

We believe that a picture is worth a thousand words, and we’re proud of the stories the images in this photo gallery tell about our great region. Before you peruse the gallery, we’d like to make you aware of our usage guidelines.

I agree