Calling all Philly foodies! Feeling like a nice night out this weekend? Look no further than this list of local celebrity-owned restaurants in Philadelphia.
There are so many stellar restaurants on the scene in this city, and you may not even know that they’re owned by prolific people. A lot of top chefs come from Philadelphia. Some see the vibrant food scene here and decide to plant their roots here. Whatever it may be, there are actually a surprising number of spots here that are owned by celebrity chefs. The restaurants on this list range from upscale to fast casual. There’s something for everyone.
Now to dispel a rumor, celebrity-owned does not always mean snooty and upscale. If you hear that a celebrity chef owns a place, don’t make the assumption that it’ll be super pricey. They comes in all shapes and sizes. You’ll see some surprises on this list, in terms of how accessible these places are. There’s also something for almost anyone’s tastes.
As Philadelphians we have unprecedented access to all kinds of great food. Our food scene is made so much better by well-known chefs deciding to open up shop here. We have the privilege of being able to try a wide range of great cuisine. You can hit a new spot pretty much every weekend forever. That’s how great our food scene is. So, without further ado…