He had this to say:
I think Philadelphia is developing for restaurants at lightening speed. They're popping up everywhere... everywhere you can imagine: South Philly, Fishtown, Northern Liberties, Old City, here [Rittenhouse Square], I mean it's great. There's a giant boom going on in restaurants.An assessment like that from Starr is good for Philadelphia.
Appropriately, El Rey and the Ranstead Room open today.
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