Gluten Free Philly, Part 9–Review of Waffles & Wedges

Waffles…how I miss thee! I have gone to numerous waffle places up and down the east coast who claim to have gluten free. However, when I arrived at those restaurants, I was always told “we use the same waffle iron.” With eyes filled with celiac tears (okay, maybe that is a bit dramatic!), I would … More Gluten Free Philly, Part 9–Review of Waffles & Wedges

Gluten Free Philadelphia, Part 8–Pure Sweets (PS& Co)

Well, gluten free-ers, I am off to NYC today to continue the holiday festivities! Philadelphia has been incredible with their gluten free offerings so far and I am excited to try more once I return from NYC in a few days. Last week, I had my celiac check up in downtown Philly scheduled for about … More Gluten Free Philadelphia, Part 8–Pure Sweets (PS& Co)

Gluten Free Philly, Part 6–Review of Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant

Hope you all have a Merry Christmas filled with yummy gluten free goodies!! I was fortunate enough to spend it with my wonderful family who is always on board for trying new gluten free restaurants. With my parents living in Philly, I have tons of gluten free options: some fantastic, some sub par. While grabbing … More Gluten Free Philly, Part 6–Review of Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant

Gluten Free Philadelphia, PA, Part 5–The Couch Tomato Bistro & Cafe

When I visited home during the summer, my mom excitedly showed me a local magazine featuring “top gluten free restaurants in the Philly area” and number one was The Couch Tomato Bistro & Café (http://thecouchtomato.com/bistro-menu/) located at 100-102 Rector Street, Manayunk, PA or 31 West Gay Street West Chester, PA. During Thanksgiving break, I landed pretty late … More Gluten Free Philadelphia, PA, Part 5–The Couch Tomato Bistro & Cafe

Gluten free Airport Options, Part 1–Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Hi everyone! I have been traveling (almost too) frequently since I was 3 months old. I have spent more time in airports than I care to admit. I could confidently navigate any airport by the age of 7 and knew exactly where the best ice cream places and candy shops were in any terminal—I also … More Gluten free Airport Options, Part 1–Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Gluten Free Philadelphia, PA—Part 2, Restaurants

It’s Tuesday—one day closer to Friday, right? Today I bring you some wonderful recommendations for restaurants in the Philadelphia area. Vientiane Café: (http://www.vientiane-cafe.com) Located at 4728 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143. This small Thai-Asian restaurant is extremely gluten free friendly. The staff is super knowledgable about what can and cannot be made gluten free. At … More Gluten Free Philadelphia, PA—Part 2, Restaurants

Gluten Free Philadelphia—Part 1: Gluten Free Bakeries

Philadelphia: home of the Philly cheesesteaks and pretzels…..but also amazing gluten free bakeries (specifically the Happy Mixer, see below) that easily rival those of NYC?!? Oh yes….And since my parents now live in Philadelphia I am lucky enough to try new restaurants and bakeries. Although I have quite a large list of restaurants that I adore … More Gluten Free Philadelphia—Part 1: Gluten Free Bakeries