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Today’s the Last Day to Get Phillip’s Coney Island Before They Close for Renovations

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Today’s the Last Day to Get Phillip’s Coney Island Before They Close for Renovations

Shortly after celebrating their 105th anniversary, Phillip’s Coney Island, located at 450 West Broad Street, announced that they’d be temporarily closing for renovations. “Our restaurant needed a face lift anyway,” said Kristen DeAtley, manager at Phillip’s Coney Island. After this Saturday, Phillip’s and the businesses on either side will be shuttered and bulldozed to make way […]

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Restaurant Review: Philco Bar + Diner

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Philco Bar + Diner

From the looks of it, Philco Bar + Diner is the sort of thing that’s in the right place at the right time. Filled to the gills with patrons, Philco is a petit little joint in the Short North. It just opened in the old Phillip’s Coney spot, filling the shoes of a century-old local […]

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PhilCo Bar & Diner Opening in June in The Short North

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson PhilCo Bar & Diner Opening in June in The Short North

When Phillip’s Coney Island, the Short North dining institution, abruptly closed last year, locals wondered what would fill the vacancy at 747 North High Street. But now a new black-and-white sign is up in the window stating “PhilCo Bar & Diner Coming Soon”. Randy and Tina Corbin, the entrepreneurs behind such successful spots as The Little […]

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Phillip’s Coney Island to be Reborn in The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans Phillip’s Coney Island to be Reborn in The Short North

Phillip’s Coney Island has been a Short North staple for over sixty years, and a new chapter for the restaurant will begin later this summer when new owners Randy and Tina Corbin reopen the space with business partner Karmen Dann. “We started looking at the restaurant almost 10 months ago when we heard that it […]

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