Restaurant Reviews

Sage

May 19, 2008

Last summer marked a homecoming for Lisa Savage. A graduate of the Mays Landing Academy of Culinary Arts, Savage also… Read the rest

China Chalet 184 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park 973-966-2828 Hours: Mon–Thurs, 11:30 am–9:30 pm; Fri, 11:30 am–10:30 pm; Sat, noon–10:30 pm;… Read the rest

Milford Oyster House Restaurant 92 Route 519 (Water Street) Milford 908-995-9411 milfordoysterhouse.com Hours: Sun—Thurs 5 to 9 pm; Fri–Sat 5… Read the rest

Frankie’s Bar & Grill 414 Richmond Ave, Point Pleasant Beach 732-892-6000 frankiesbarandgrill.com Hours: Mon–Sat, 11:30 am–2 am; Sun, 11 am–2… Read the rest

Cafe L’Amore 455 Ramapo Valley Rd, Oakland 201-337-5558 Hours: Mon-Sat, 11 am–11 pm; Sun, 2–9 pm Price: $$ Style: Elegant… Read the rest

Gen Hibachi and Asian Cuisine 15-17 East Ridgewood Avenue Ridgewood 201-493-1988; gensushiridgewood.com Hours: Mon-Thur, 11:30am–3 pm, 5–9:30 pm; Fri, 11:30am–3… Read the rest

Zorba’s Brother 80 Nassau Street Princeton 609-279-0999 Hours: Mon–Thurs, 7 am–9 pm; Fri, 7 am–10 pm; Sat, 7:30 am–10 pm;… Read the rest

Eurasian Eatery

May 7, 2008

Eurasian Eatery 110 Monmouth St, Red Bank 732-741-7071; eurasianeatery.com Hours: Tues–Thurs, 11:30 am–8:30 pm; Fri and Sat, 11:30 am–9:30 pm;… Read the rest

Hours: 24 hours in season. Call for off-season hours. Price: $ Style: Comfort food just blocks from the Ocean City… Read the rest

Lilly’s on the Canal 2 Canal St, Lambertville 609-397-6242 lillysonthecanal.com Hours: Lunch, Wed–Sat, 11:30 am–3 pm; Sun, noon– 3 pm.… Read the rest

Triumph Brewery 138 Nassau St, Princeton 609-924-7855 Hours: Mon-Wed ,11:30 am-1 am, Thurs–Sat, 11:30 am-2 am; Sun, noon-midnight Price: $$… Read the rest

Walt Street Pub 180 Monmouth Street, Red Bank 732-741-5936 Hours: Mon–Sat, 8 am to 2 am, ; Sun, 11 am–2… Read the rest

Village Trattoria 21 South Orange Ave, South Orange 973-762-2015, villagetrattoria.com Hours: Mon-Fri, 11 am–10 pm; Sat, 11 am–11 pm; Sun,… Read the rest

Killarney’s Publick House 1644 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd, Hamilton 609-586-1166 killarneyspublickhouse.com  Hours: Mon–Fri, 11 am to 2 am; Sat–noon to 2 am;… Read the rest

Lucky Bones Backwater Grille 1200 Route 109 South, Cape May 609-884-BONE, luckybonesgrille.com Hours: Lunch from 11:30 am; Dinner from 4:30… Read the rest

Manna

May 1, 2008

Manna, the heaven-sent food that sustained the Israelites in the desert, was not exactly a gourmet treat. In fact, the people complained bitterly to Moses about the monotony of eating it and told him they thought they were better off in Egypt. (Nobody says he had an easy job.)

Style: Comfortable family atmosphere with an exposed kitchen up front. Don’t Miss: Tapas á casa with Portuguese choriço, castelao—a Portuguese… Read the rest

Style: Tucked around the corner of a strip mall, Delicious Heights has the feel of an upscale steakhouse, with dark… Read the rest

Style: Big ol’ barn, with vaulted ceilings, cowboy paraphernalia, a rousing sports bar, and lakefront outdoor seating. Don’t Miss: Toasted… Read the rest

Hours:  Mon–Thur, noon–10 pm; Fri–Sat, noon–11 pm; Sun, noon–9 pm. Price: $ Style: An homage to Spain’s greatest literary figure,… Read the rest