Restaurant Reviews

Chez Elena Wu

February 4, 2008

Elena Wu has come a long way since the late 1970s, when she started teaching cooking classes in her small… Read the rest

The inspiration for Shipwreck Grill comes from principal owner William Cleary, an attorney by profession, a restaurateur by avocation, and… Read the rest

Bill and Connie Correia Fisher have lived in Collingswood since before it was chic. They watched their little downtown shake… Read the rest

Moksha, an attractive new Edison restaurant specializing in the cuisine of Southern India, has joined the line-up of upscale Asian… Read the rest

Pier Village in Long Branch now has three upscale restaurants. A wall of windows inside the modern buildings of all… Read the rest

The Dining Room at Anthony David’s, in a former corner deli one block from busy Washington Street, started as a… Read the rest

Stars of a new type are popping up on the billboards that line the Atlantic City Expressway as it curves toward New Jersey’s version of Sin City.

Three decades after Shigeru and Chizuko Fukuyoshi opened their restaurant in a boxy little building just past the PATCO overpass… Read the rest

It’s fitting that Sammy’s was one of the first restaurants to be reviewed in the pages of this magazine because… Read the rest

When Craig Shelton took over the Ryland Inn as chef and managing partner in 1991 at the age of 30,… Read the rest

Il Fiore 693-695 Haddon Ave Collingswood 856-833-0808 Hours: Mon–Thurs 11 am–3 pm, 4:30 pm to 10 pm; Fri and Sat,… Read the rest

Bell’s Mansion

February 1, 2008

It’s said that there’s a ghost at Bell’s Mansion. Built in the early 1800s as a home for Robert P.… Read the rest

More than ten years ago, Food For Thought was a modest, 30-seat neighborhood oasis, serving organic, mostly vegetarian dishes in… Read the rest

Lou Reda comes by his credentials as a chef the hard way. He began cooking in his father’s kitchen when… Read the rest

Ridgewood’s restaurants come and go, but almost all of them are intriguing. One of the latest to open is Silver… Read the rest


January 30, 2008

Most of Haddon Avenue, a burgeoning restaurant row in southwest New Jersey, runs through two BYOB towns, Haddonfield and Collingswood.… Read the rest

There are so many first-rate restaurants in Montclair that it takes courage to open a new one, but CulinAriane should… Read the rest

Catherine Lombardi

January 29, 2008

The many truly awful meals that have been served under the rubric Italian-American food have given the term a pejorative… Read the rest

I remember Markus and Hubert Peter, the brothers who owned and ran the Fromagerie from 1972 to 2006, not only… Read the rest


January 28, 2008

Susanna Foo, owner of the premier Asian restaurant in Philadelphia, Susanna Foo Chinese Cuisine, never planned to open a restaurant… Read the rest