Support Local Restaurants
Like many businesses, the food industry has been impacted by COVID-19. Challenges from the rapidly changing mitigating measures and business closures have caused a ripple effect on business owners, employees, local farmers, suppliers, and others involved in the functionality of the food industry. We’ve rounded up a few of our clients for you to support through dine in, takeout, and/or delivery. Also, if you enjoy any of the food businesses, please consider showing your support by leaving an online review for these clients and other small businesses throughout Philadelphia.
RESTAURANTS, CATERERS, + FOOD SERVICES
Franny Lou’s Porch
A Black-owned Kensington-based café that invites community activism and cultural awareness.
Franny Lou’s Porch sells coffee, tea, merchandise, baked goods, sandwiches, and more.
P.S. & Co.
Philadelphia’s only 100% organic, plant-based, gluten-free, kosher restaurant featuring guiltless desserts. Takeout and delivery available
La Cucina at the Market
La Cucina at the Market is where Philadelphians go to cultivate their culinary passions as they offer cooking experiences for all levels. Try their all-new format of virtual cooking classes.
Good Spoon Soupery
Good Spoon Soupery offers a variety of wholesome soups and stews for all seasons, available packaged for retail sale or in bulk for wholesale food service. They have access to a wealth of local ingredients from the many farms throughout Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
High Street Philly
High Street Philly serves fresh-baked breads and pastries alongside seasonal salads, sandwiches, pastas, and pizza for take out and delivery. The new location is at 101 S. 9th St (between Chestnut & Sansom). This woman-owned restaurant has received critical praise, along with its owner who received recognition as an “Outstanding Restaurateur” semifinalist for the 2019 James Beard Foundation Awards.
Eatible Delights Catering
A full service, off-premise Black-owned catering company that specializes in classic cuisine with a modern flair (ribs, blackened catfish and gouda mac n cheese, to name a few). Meal prep, pick-up, and deliveries are available for lunch and dinner.
Chabaa Thai Bistro
Intimate Thai bistro in Manayunk. Curbside pickup and delivery available.
A woman-owned restaurant serving fresh, locally sourced dishes made from scratch, daily.
On Point Bistro
On Point is a quaint BYOB in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia serving brunch and dinner daily. Curbside pickup or delivery available. Check their website for hours.
A family-owned Chinatown restaurant with authentic Vietnamese food and accessible pricing. Delivery available.
Good Karma Café
Eco-friendly and sustainable coffee shop, serving organic and fair trade certified coffees.
GROCERY STORES + SPECIALTY MARKETS
Don Pedro Meats & Market
Don Pedro Meats and Market is a bustling Latino-owned butcher shop and grocery store on Castor Avenue in the Oxford Circle section of Northeast Philadelphia. The store caters to the local Brazilian, Dominican and Columbian communities, offering a wide variety of high quality meat products, sausage made on site, homemade jams, salsas, fresh produce, and more.
Primal Supply Meats
A woman-owned butchery providing local, sustainable meat to Philadelphians. Primal Supply Meats partners with farmers who raise animals in pasture-raised environments and supply fresh, traceable meat to professional kitchens and home cooks.
Kensington Community Food Co-op
As a mission-based organization, Kensington Community Food Co-op works to sustain a thriving, healthy community; a vibrant cooperative economy; an active and engaged membership; and a community educated in social, economic, and food justice. The co-op is open and maintains short checkout lines.
Mariposa Food Co-op
A cooperatively-owned grocery store in West Philadelphia that is open to the public. The store is open for curbside pick-up only.
Weaver’s Way Co-op
A member-owned cooperative grocery with locations in Northwest Philadelphia and Ambler, offering products that are local, sustainable, organic, fairly traded and healthful. Home delivery, curbside pickup, and pre-ordering are available to members. See the co-op’s website for details and restrictions.
South Philly Food Co-op
South Philly Food Co-op’s mission is to use food as a force for good – at tables, in the community and for the planet. It is South Philadelphia’s only community-owned grocery store. South Philly Food Co-op offers fresh, local foods at fair prices.
Reading Terminal Market
One of America’s largest and oldest public markets is stocked, open, and ready for shoppers. Choose from an array of locally grown & exotic produce, locally sourced meats and poultry, plus the finest seafood, cheeses, baked goods, and confections.
Culinary pioneers since 1939 specializing rustic charcuterie, gourmet cheese, small batch sweets, and much more.
An appointment-only woman-owned bakery specializing in cakes, cookies and cupcakes, as well as classes and group tasting events. Pick up orders available.
Shane Confectionery is the oldest continuously-run confectionery in the United States, established in 1863. Candies continue to be made on-site, with an emphasis on locally-sourced ingredients and seasonal specialties. In addition to take-out, you may also shop online for delivery or pick-up.
Franklin Fountain continues to offer ice cream & candy through Caviar’s local delivery services and Shane Confectionery, where the company has discounted bonbons, seasonal candy, and other confections.
Order online for pickup or get a monthly coffee subscription.
Yards Brewing Company
Shop all beers, including the new tropical fruit flavored Holiday Hazy Double IPA. Local delivery and curbside pickup is available daily. Also, schedule a festive virtual tasting with founder Tom Kehoe and your crew by emailing Yards Brewing Co. at email@example.com for more information.
Triple Bottom Brewing
A neighborhood brewery with a mission to create moments of joy and connection, empower each other to craft a better future, and protect the health of the planet. While the taproom is temporarily closed, pick-up and gift cards are available. Plus, the brewing company is selling Joy Boxes — customizable care packages of essential non-essentials for Philadelphia-based delivery to you and your loved ones.
Dock Street Brewery
One of the first post-prohibition craft breweries in the country, and Philadelphia’s first all-grain brew pub. Dock Street Brewery is a woman-owned and immigrant-owned brewery that is open for takeout pizza, cans, cases, 4-packs, and DIY pizza kits.
New Liberty Distillery
New Liberty Distillery reinterprets some of the whiskey brands that made Pennsylvania famous. Offering same-day bicycle courier service!
MORE WAYS TO SHOP PHL
Check out some of PIDC’s previously published #ShopPHL lists to support even more of the diverse clients and industries we serve.