Rose Petals Cafe & Lounge
Rose Petals Cafe and Lounge is a full service restaurant in the Germantown section of Philadelphia specializing in breakfast and lunch six days per week (Tuesday through Sunday). Rose Petals is located right next to SEPTA's Chelten Avenue train station.
Germantown was an independent municipality until 1854, when it became part of the City of Philadelphia.
The first written protest against slavery in the new world was written in Germantown in 1688.
Pioneering free jazz muscian Sun Ra moved his band The Arkestra from New York City to Germantown in 1968 and never left.
Germantown Avenue, also known as "The Great Road," follows an Indian path from the Delaware River.
During the Philadelphia Yellow Fever Epidemic in 1793, President George Washington and his cabinet moved to Germantown.
Germantown Avenue is part of the Colonial Germantown National Historic District, the longest National Historic District in the U.S.