Gourmet & Specialty Foods
DI BRUNO BROTHERS— Di Bruno Brothers is the city’s source for the world’s best cheeses. The Chestnut Street location also features a gourmet food emporium with take-out panini, gelato and additional specialty items. The original, always bustling Italian Market location is an institution for cheese and Italian specialty items. Hours vary by location. The Market at Comcast Center, 1701 JFK Blvd., 215.531.5666; 1730 Chestnut St., 215.665.9220; Italian Market location: 930 S. Ninth St., 215.922.2876.
LORE’S CHOCOLATES— While in the historic district, indulge your sweet tooth with Lore’s peanut butter balls, vanilla caramels and Liberty Bell-shaped chocolates among numerous other selections. Lore’s Chocolates uses only the finest ingredients to make their acclaimed confections. M-F 9 am-5 pm. 34 S. Seventh St., 215.627.3233.
TEUSCHER CHOCOLATES OF SWITZERLAND— A bright, beautiful store featuring gorgeous handmade Swiss chocolates and exquisite champagne truffles. Fantasy packages, gift wrapping, shipping and custom orders available. M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm, Su noon-5 pm. The Shops at The Bellevue, 200 S. Broad St., 215.546.7600.