If there's a restaurant you've been jonesing to try in Philly, the upcoming Center City District Restaurant Week is the time to do it. Twice each year, Philadelphia hosts a restaurant week specific to Center City, and it highlights some of the city's best cuisine. Best of all, each prix fixe meal is just $35 per person for dinner and $20 for lunch. The fall installment of CCD Restaurant Week is coming up from September 23rd to October 5th.
Have you been hearing good things about the Mediterranean restaurant Barbuzzo on 13th Street? It's one of the Restaurant Week venues, so reserve a table and try the Sunday Supper rigatoni topped with four-hour pork ragu. Been meaning to check out Farmicia? Its Restaurant Week dinner menu offers everything from brussels sprouts carbonara to roasted eggplant cannelloni. These are just a few of the participating eateries—check out the website for the full list.