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Travel the World Without Going Far From Rittenhouse Claridge With a Meal at Vernick Food & Drink

November 7, 2013

Just a stone's throw from Rittenhouse Claridge, Vernick Food & Drink is a neighborhood bistro that serves globally-inspired dishes. Here, you can expect a charming, cozy ambiance and the promise of locally-sourced ingredients. Take a seat and request one of the restaurant's house-made sodas, an artisan cocktail, or take your pick from the extensive menu of domestic and imported wines. 

Dishes here are innovative, yet simple. Popular appetizers include Maryland crab on toast and raw sea urchin with warm scrambled eggs. For dinner, regulars rave over the oven-roasted veal loin, which is served with Israeli couscous and pistachio pesto. Ice cream sandwiches in a range of gourmet flavors impart a sweet finish. 

Vernick Food & Drink is open Tuesdays through Sundays, 4:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Vernick Food & Drink
2031 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(267) 639-6644