How many spots did you hit during week 1 of Manayunk Restaurant Week? We had the pleasure of hitting a couple of awesome spots last week, and we were NOT disappointed. Whether it's a date night, girls or guys night out, or a solo adventure, Manayunk Restaurant Week is nothing short of delicious (and affordable)! But don't delay, as this Friday is your last chance to enjoy Manayunk Restaurant Week until it returns in the Fall! Check out our favorite shots from week 1, and stay tuned for more mouth-watering pictures to come this week on Instagram @haveanight_yunk!
Jambalaya: Andouille sausage, chicken, & Tasso ham, in a piquant stew of tomatoes, trinity, and dirty rice, topped with jumbo shrimp.
Southern Fried Chicken: Buttermilk battered chicken breast, deep friend golden brown and topped with country gravy, served with mashed potatoes and sautéed spinach.
Chocolate Brownie Sundae: Chocolate fudge brownie topped with chopped peanuts, vanilla ice cream, whipped cream, and a Maraschino cherry.
Empanadas: Roasted corn and black bean, quinoa, chimichurri.
Short Rib Tacos: Pico de gallo, jalapeño slaw, sweet corn salsa.
Chicken N Waffles: Buttermilk fried chicken breast, malted waffle, orange blossom honey, pineapple salsa.
Cannoli Waffle: Homemade waffle, sweet ricotta, cannoli shell crumbles, whipped cream, powdered sugar, pure maple syrup.
Check out the complete list of participating restaurants and their menus here!
John likes to think he is very gifted. His talents include napping, eating sunflower seeds, growing a neckbeard, Ja Rule karaoke, and napping. Recovering from a knee injury, John is currently limited to bar games like shuffleboard, pool, and darts, and accepts all challengers. An avid sports fan, the only thing he enjoys more than attending a game, is the beach. Don't let the knee injury fool you though, he can still get down on the dance floor!