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1523 Walnut St. (S. 16th St.) Send to Phone
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Storied former home of Le Bec-Fin is transformed as a modern American restaurant.
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Avance Restaurant Review

: Avance, despite its French name and location in the building that long housed Le Bec-Fin, is not intended to be a reboot of the storied French restaurant that closed in 2013 after more than four decades. Avance is a “progressive” American restaurant presided over by chef Justin Bogle. The look of the restaurant is as modern as its menu, with a living wall adorning the exterior and a dining room featuring bare wood tables and a "chandelier" fashioned from a cascade of glass globes lit by Edison-style bulbs.

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