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SEAK has an advantageous perch on the Hudson River, a notch north of Edgewater landmark and mecca Mitsuwa. It has… Read the rest

In 1955, Dorcas Reilly created green bean casserole for Campbell’s. For my family, and so many others, it isn’t Thanksgiving without it....
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Opening Special Report: The Hill

By Deborah P. Carter | 11/22/2017

Ben Pollinger isn’t just thinking about what The Hill will look like, what its menu will offer and what meetings… Read the rest

Buck Hill Brewery uses what it calls a ‘farm to foam’ brewing process to create an array of ales, lagers,… Read the rest

A Special Dinner, Classes And A Proper Tea

By Deborah P. Carter | 11/06/2017

  Ready, set, eat! We’re nigh on the holidays; and it’s prime time for all those in the Garden State… Read the rest

Behind the Restaurant Scenes

By Deborah P. Carter | 11/03/2017

Award-winning sommelier John Jansma is the new wine director at Natirar, a culinary complex that includes the restaurant Ninety Acres,… Read the rest

A Diverse Menu Holds Its Own At 618 Restaurant

By Deborah P. Carter | 11/02/2017

  It’s been a while since I tasted a really good stuffed mushroom. The scourge of the passed hors d’oeuvre… Read the rest

Walk inside the under-construction space at 601 Mattison Avenue in Asbury Park, and you can—with the help of a couple… Read the rest

Fun Times At Stax Pancake Factory & Bar

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/31/2017

There’s not much in the way of a crowd at Stax Pancake Factory & Bar on this weekday night, but… Read the rest

For Your Dining Event Calendar

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/31/2017

  We’re on the eve of November, and the autumnal dinners are springing up…like daffodils in spring. “Into the Woods,”… Read the rest

Sunny, warm and rain-free weather during peak harvest in New Jersey has made for a “satisfying conclusion” to the 2017… Read the rest

Newbies To Put On Your Radar

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/25/2017

Hudson Hall, a new bier hall and smoke house from the team behind Pilsener Haus & Biergarten in Hoboken, Asbury… Read the rest

Hearthside looks like its name: It is much about wood, from floors to beams, and it is fire-lit, by candles… Read the rest

The Latest Foodie News

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/24/2017

  “Same time next year,” my friend Kristin and I said to each other in Fall 2016, when we’d finished… Read the rest

Meredith Sorensen talks about compost with the same passion many chefs feel about the first perfectly ripe heirloom tomato of… Read the rest

Best of NJ 2017: Food & Drink

By New Jersey Monthly | 10/26/2017
Where are the best places to chow down in New Jersey? Our readers picked the best spots to find candy, cupcakes, wine and more! ...
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A Hackettstown Bistro With Broad Culinary Chops

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/20/2017

On a recent sunny afternoon, when I found myself hungry in Hackettstown, I wandered into Stella G’s charming bistro and… Read the rest

Open For Business: Soul Food, Indian Fare And More

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/19/2017

  When I heard that Paula’s Soul Food Cafe, a staple in The Bronx, was opening a sister restaurant in… Read the rest

Terras Ceviche Serves Up Authentic Peruvian Cuisine

By Deborah P. Carter | 10/17/2017

If you don’t know what to order at Terras Ceviche, don’t worry. Your fellow customers will surely help you. When… Read the rest

One of New Jersey’s most respected chefs is back in charge of a leading Garden State kitchen, after a year… Read the rest