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October 06, 2011 11:10 ET

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown's Sous Chef Tapes Segment for ABC'S WPVI to Promote Midtown Village Fall Festival

The Center City Philadelphia Hotel Features at Fall Festival

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwire - Oct 6, 2011) - Andrew Riegel, Sous Chef of the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, was featured in a food segment on Wednesday, September 28th to promote the Midtown Village Fall Festival.

Chef Riegel prepared a Shrimp Taco dish which features Local Heirloom Tomatoes and Hydroponic Bibb Lettuce for WPVI's Karen Rogers in the kitchen of Thirteen Restaurant at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown under the watchful eye of his mentor, Executive Sous Chef Judson Branch. The shrimp tacos were sold for $3, and Marriott's Thirteen table was located on 13th Street between Chestnut and Walnut during the festival.

The Philadelphia Marriott Downtown is one of the premier luxury hotels in Philadelphia and is located at 1201 Market Street, between 12th and 13th streets and adjacent to Midtown Village, the fastest growing and most dynamic section of Philadelphia, also known as the "Gayborhood."

This Center City Philadelphia hotel features an excellent location, fantastic amenities and one of Philly's best restaurants, Thirteen. Thirteen at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown is a stylishly modern bar and restaurant which takes its moniker from the original 13 colonies, offering visitors and locals a stylish and upbeat venue for dining, drinking, and socializing. Whether enjoyed at the lively bar, in the comfortable dining room or alfresco on the relaxed Terrace at Thirteen, Chef Judson Branch's American-inspired menu is a new look at comfortable classics. For additional information on Thirteen, visit For additional information on the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott, visit

About Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
The Philadelphia Marriott Downtown hotel commands a towering presence in the heart of America's original capital. Surrounded by rich revolutionary history and culture, the hotel's downtown location puts guests in close proximity to the adjacent Pennsylvania Convention Center as well as Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, both located within eight blocks.

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