Posts Tagged: Center City

Barcade opening second Philadelphia outpost in historic Center City building

Barcade Center City Philly

Barcade is taking to Center City to open its second Philadelphia outpost, which the New York-based company aims to debut by early 2023.  The hybrid bar-and-arcade concept is headed to the historic three-story Hale Building at 1326 Chestnut St., which dates back to the late 19th century and was built by esteemed architect W.G. Hale,… Read more »

Puttshack To Open First Philadelphia Location in Center City

Puttshack opened its first two U.S. locations in Atlanta and Chicago in 2021, joining its four locations in London. New locations in the United States will open this summer in Boston and Miami, followed by Denver, Houston, Pittsburgh, Scottsdale, St. Louis, Dallas, Nashville and its second Atlanta location in 2023. Its Center City location is set to include four tech-driven mini golf courses powered… Read more »

Wawa considering adding stores with gas pumps closer to Center City

Wawa is “still active in the city,” CEO Chris Gheysens said, despite some high-profile Philadelphia store closures during the pandemic that included the landmark location at Broad and Walnut streets and the outpost at 9th and South streets.  “We have closed some stores and I think it’s a reflection of, in some cases, bad site location. Others [it’s] just the business,… Read more »

Barstool Sports bar opens in Philadelphia

Barstool Sports officially opened its new bar in Center City on Friday morning, launching in the midst of March Madness.  The 1213 Sansom St. concept was brought to life alongside Wyomissing casino operator Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ: PENN), which holds a 36% stake in the digital media company.  The Philadelphia sports bar takes up the… Read more »

Giant opens Heirloom Market in Center City’s Fashion District

As supermarket chain Giant continues its expansion in Philadelphia, one of its most anticipated new stores celebrated its grand opening in Center City on Thursday. The Carlisle-based company opened its fourth Giant Heirloom Market at 801 Market St. inside the former home of the Strawbridge & Clothier department store, which had a long run beginning… Read more »