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Old City restaurants are serving up meals, party trays, drinks, desserts, gift sets, and do-it-yourself kits this holiday season!  Find information below regarding online ordering, takeout, and outdoor dining options.

 

For a list of Old City restaurants, click here.

 

HOLIDAY MEALS

 

Holiday Cocktail Party by The Olde Bar, Amanda, Village Whiskey, J.G. Domestic
Order here: http://garcestradingcompany.com/
Pick up here: The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street
Order by: Anytime now through end of year, four days notice requested
Pick-up by: Four days notice needed for pick-up

Cheers to the season with a selection of our favorite small plates from Garces restaurants for the perfect cocktail hour! Includes: Family-style portions of Whipped Feta & Garden Vegetables (JG Domestic) , Bacon-Wrapped Dates (Amada), Crab Fingers (The Olde Bar), Shrimp Cocktail (The Olde Bar), Deviled Eggs (Village Whiskey), and Spanish Meatballs & Manchego-Stuffed Cherry Pepper (Amanda). $45 person, minimum two people. This meal requires 4 days notice

 

The Victoria Freehouse, Crown Catering
10 S. Front Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 543-6089
https://www.crowndining.com/
Orders and inquiries: info@crowndining.com  

 

Spasso Italian Grill
34 S. Front Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 592-7661
http://www.spassoitaliangrill.com/party.html
Party trays serve 10 and 20 people. Appetizers, pasta, vegetables, salad, entrees, and dessert. Custom party trays also available upon request.
We need 24 hours in advance ordering.
Takeout and delivery through ezCater available

 

Garces Hanukkah Dinner
Order here: http://garcestradingcompany.com/
Pick up here: The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street
Order by: Four days in advance
Pick-up by: December 10th through 18th

Garces presents its first ever Hanukkah Dinner. Celebrate with a Chef-cooked Hanukkah dinner for $30 per person, minimum of 2 people, Ready-to-Heat with instructions. Includes: Family-style portions of Matzo Ball Soup, Crispy Latkes, Braised Brisket, Kugel, and Cinnamon Apple Cake. 

 

Fork

306 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106

(215) 625-9425

https://forkrestaurant.com/

 

Hanukkah Dinner Box for Two:

Celebrate Hanukkah with an easy and delicious feast. Our dinner boxes serve 2 people and include: Green Salad / Carrot-Ginger Soup / Sumac-Carrot Quinoa Salad / Braised Greens / Latkes with Apple Butter & Créme Fraiche / Flourless Chocolate Cake
Choose A Main Dish: Red Wine Braised Lamb Shank with rosemary / Slow Cooked Chicken with Shiitakes and Root Vegetables/ Seared Trout with almonds, 120 per box

Add a 1oz. jar of Caviar: 36

Order here.

 

FORK ETC IS BACK! For our city folks, you can now order our exciting, new menu of just-cooked mains and sides to enjoy at home...And don't forget to add on our latest cocktail kits! Available for pickup and delivery here.

 

If you prefer to join us, reserve your table in our heated and sheltered streetery. We have heat lamps and mini personal bonfire heaters to keep you warm and comfortable on cool nights!

 

Fork's staff, as always, are masked and exercise strict COVID-19 protocols to ensure your safety.


Amada Christmas Eve Prime Rib Dinner  
Order here:  http://garcestradingcompany.com/
Pick up here: 125 Walnut Street
Order by: December 19
Pick-up by: December 23 and December 24, 12:00pm to 6:30pm

Garces fans will still be able to enjoy this annual Christmas Eve tradition. Celebrate Christmas Eve with an Amada Tradition at home with you and your family. $55 per person, minimum 2 people, Ready-to-Heat, Instructions Included. Includes: Choice of Main to Share
(Roasted Turkey Breast with Herb Crust & Pan Gravy -or- Prime Rib with Bordelaise & Horseradish Crème Fraiche); Served With ALL of the following: Herb Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, Salad Verde, Bacon-Wrapped Dates, Whipped Bone Marrow, Parker House Rolls, and Holiday Cookies with Spiced Hot Chocolate.

 

The Olde Bar Seven Fishes Christmas Eve Dinner
Order here:  http://garcestradingcompany.com/
Pick up here: The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street
Order by: December 19
Pick-up by: December 23 and December 24, 12:00pm to 6:30pm

Enjoy a traditional Italian Christmas Eve feast cooked in the style of The Olde Bar! $67.50 per person, minimum 2 people, Ready-to-Heat, Instructions Included. Includes: Cured Hamachi Pastrami, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Curried Mussels, Crab and Corn Chowder, Bay Scallop Pappardelle, Lobster Pot Pie, and Tile Fish en Pappillote. Finished with a Chocolate Layer Cake.

 

Garces Trading Company Christmas Family Dinner
Order here:  http://garcestradingcompany.com/
Pick up here: The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street
Order by: December 19
Pick-up by: December 23 and December 24, 12:00pm to 6:30pm

Enjoy a traditional, Chef-cooked Christmas Day Supper from our family to yours. $50 per person, minimum 2 people, Ready-to-Heat with instructions. Includes: Choice of sliced Pineapple-Glazed Ham with Golden Raisins & Mustard or Turkey Breast & Gravy. Served with family-style portions of Cider-Glazed Carrots, Truffled Mashed Potatoes, Green Salad with Grapefruit, Artichoke Gratin, and Parker House Rolls.

 

Positano Coast
212 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia
215-238-0499
Available Tuesday, December 22 to Thursday, December 24
Take-out or dine-in
Take-out orders for pick-up deadline December 20
$120 for two people, plus tax, alcohol and gratuity
No substitutions, not available for delivery

Feast of the Seven Fishes - Menu:
Chilled Crab and Tuna - avocado, tobiko
Lobster Croquette - mustard aioli
Seafood Salad - octopus, shrimp, calamari, lemon, olive oil
Paccheri - octopus, shrimp, mussels, fresh tomatoes, white wine
Grilled Branzino Fillet - soffritto, artichokes, olives, tomatoes, roasted potatoes
Italian Christmas Desserts

 

SWEETS & TREATS

 

Oui Let’s Bake!
Oui Pastries
160 N. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://ouipastries.com/
Available for pickup, delivery, and online order
Build your own cake with the help of Oui Pastries! Receive all of the ingredients and follow the instructions enclosed to create your own professional cake. $30 each.

Oui Pastries also offers items to bake at home including croissants ($3.00 each), matcha croissants ($3.50 each), and cookies ($2.50 each).

 

Franklin Fountain
116 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 627-1899
https://www.franklinfountain.com/

S’mores Ice Cream: is cinnamon-base ice cream with chunks of graham crackers and swirls of smoked marshmallow sauce and hot fudge.
Peppermint Stick Ice Cream: is a peppermint ice cream flecked with pieces of house-made peppermint candy.
Vegan turn-over, mixed berry. It is filled with blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries and topped with vanilla glaze and dehydrated raspberries for a pop of color.
Apple Pie sold by the slice
A variety of baked goods, cookies, and hot liege waffles that can be turned into ice cream sandwiches or eat on their own
Hot Chocolate, Coffee, Hot Apple Cider

 

Shane Confectionery
110 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 922-1048
https://shanecandies.com/ 


Cocktails & Spirits Box - Negroni: Campari pâte de fruit layered with gin botanical white ganache
Thai Twist: Pâte de fruit made with Art In The Age's Thai Twist tamarind cordial
Vigo Cherry: Dark chocolate dipped cherry soaked in Philadelphia Distilling's Vigo Amaro
Dad's Hat Rye Caramel: liquid caramel made with Dad's Hat Rye Whiskey

Hanukkah Box: Our Festival of Lights Box celebrates all the delicious foods of Hanukkah! Inspired by warm memories at her in-laws' table, our confectioner Tessa has carefully crafted four special bonbons: "Sufganiyot": Raspberry pâte de fruit dipped in house caramelized white chocolate - "Babka": Fresh baked babka dipped in dark chocolate topped with streusel - "Latke": Olive oil ganache with  crispy potato crunch - "Apple Sauce or Sour Cream?": Tart apple caramel dipped in white chocolate

Clear Toy Candy: Traditional PA Dutch sculptural hard sugar candy
Molded bean-to-bar chocolate Santas big and small
Gift tins of Drinking Chocolate and Hot Chocolate
Clear Toy Making Kit with digital class
 
Old City Coffee

221 Church Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 629-9292
https://oldcitycoffee.com/ 


ORDER DEADLINES FOR SHIPPING
Allow extra time for UPS and USPS are over system capacity. Delivery is not guaranteed.

Christmas
NATIONAL ORDERS:Order by 2pm on Wednesday, December 16.
WITHIN 100 MILE RADIUS OF 19107: Order by 2pm on December 18.

Old City Coffee's holiday gifts can be found at oldcitycoffee.com/gifts or grab an order form at one of our shops.

Best Seller Gift Box: A great gift for any coffee lover! It includes a half pound each of freshly roasted Old City Blend, Reading Blend, and Balzac Blend (choose ground or whole bean), a GoSili Silicone Iced Travel Cup, a stainless steel coffee scoop and chocolate covered espresso beans. Beautifully wrapped in a handsome box with ribbon and gift tag. $55
https://oldcitycoffee.com/product/best-seller-gift-box/

Espresso Lover’s Gift Basket: Each reusable willow basket includes a stainless steel stovetop espresso pot, 1/2 pound each 6 Bean Espresso, Original Espresso, Viennese Sumatra & Decaf Continental (ground or whole bean), one stainless steel coffee scoop and 2 felt OCC logo coffee sleeves. Shrink wrapped with ribbon and gift tag. $85.00
https://oldcitycoffee.com/product/deluxe-gift/

Classic Sampler: Quarter pound each Old City Blend, Reading Blend and South India Blend. Ground or whole bean. $15
https://oldcitycoffee.com/product/old-city-coffee-original-coffee-sampler/

Top Shelf Sampler: Quarter pound each Jamaica Blue Mountain, Kona blend and Rwanda. Ground or whole bean. $30.00
 
Tea Tin Sampler: A treat for any tea connoisseur. Three reusable tins each containing one of our favorite teas –a black, a green and an herbal – providing a convenient sampling of our range of loose teas. Includes 1/8 lb each Nilgiri Organic Black Tea, Sencha Green Tea, Blue Eyes Herbal Blend. $15.00
https://oldcitycoffee.com/product/tea-sampler/  

 

Garces Trading Company Holiday Cookies
Order here:  http://garcestradingcompany.com/
Pick up here: The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street
Order by: Available now and needs 24 hour notice
Pick-up by: Last day for ordering is December 23, with pick-up last call December 24th

A baker's dozen of classic cookies baked by our Executive Pastry Chef, Marko Krancher. Choice of Chocolate Crinkle, Speculaas, or Linzer. Order one day ahead for next day pickup or delivery  

 

TO-GO COCKTAILS

 

Sassafras Bar

48 S. 2nd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106

https://www.sassafrasbar.com/ 

To go window open Wednesday and Thursday, 4-7pm, offering entire cocktail menu and pretzels.

Hours: Wednesday - Friday, 4-11pm, Saturday-Sunday, 12-11pm.