Tag Archives: Pies

Stargazy Goes Mediterranean With Special Guest Pies

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

Photo by Emily Teel

Stargazy, the East Passyunk British pie shop that made our Philly’s Best Pies list back in January, has played host to guest chefs like Will BYOB’s Chris Kearse and Aldine’s George Sabatino before. This week, chef-owner Sam Jacobson plays host to yet more of his chef friends: Vetri’s kitchen crew and Opa’s Bobby Saritsoglou.

Today, get your hands on Vetri’s tortellini pie, featuring meatballs in bolognese, mortadella tortellini, and creamy béchamel sauce between layers of Stargazy’s flaky, buttery crust.

On Friday, Saritsoglou is in the house, filling pies with musto-braised lamb, dates, ...

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Philly’s 51st Best Restaurant: Stargazy

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

 

The menu board and Cornish pastries at Stargazy | Jason Varney

The menu board and Cornish pastries at Stargazy | Jason Varney

This year, the restaurants that didn’t quite make the cut say almost as much about our city as those that did.

Things in Philly are changing. Things in Philly are always changing, but these past couple years have been more tumultuous than usual.

Fine dining has taken a big hit. On our entire list of the best restaurants in the city, there are only a handful that could be considered fine dining. Fast-casual has become a viable local model. Some of our best eating is now done at ...

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