Category Pennsylvania

Royal Tavern – Philadelphia, PA

Known for my exceptional timing, I arrived in the City of Brotherly Love, four days ahead of the Pope.  The airport and every street sign was welcoming the Pontiff and on Tuesday night, the police were in full preparation mode.  The first place I headed to for dinner (in Fairmount), I couldn’t get near, at […]

Cheesesteaks – Philadelphia, PA

So we asked everyone we met in Philadelphia where we should go for a cheesesteak. We got almost as many answers as there were people we asked. So we decided that we’d make it easier and narrow it down to two that were across the street from each other – Geno’s Steaks and Pat’s King […]

Charlie’s Hamburgers – Folsom, PA

In the summer of 2010, we took a trip to “Amish Country”, flying into Philadelphia, driving across to Pittsburgh and flying home. We spent the first couple of days in Philly, then headed west. The first burger destination? Charlie’s Hamburgers in Folsom, PA, a small town southwest of Philadelphia. This was about the time I […]