Food & Drink

October 17, 2019

LONG BEACH ISLAND — Here is the lineup for this weekend's entertainment in Stafford and Long Beach Island presented by the Tide Table Group of Restaurants.  Bird and Betty's: Site of former Ketch in Beach Haven Saturday,  10:00 p.m.  Radio Neon Old Causeway Steak and Oyster House: 1201 E.

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STAFFORD - The Maximilian Foundation is hosting its Fifth Annual Family Fish Fry on to raise funds for our organization. The event will be hosted by the Manahawkin Elks Lodge #2340 and is open to all that would like to come out to have a great day of fun, entertainment, great food and games, all ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND — Here is the lineup for Columbus Day weekend in Stafford and Long Beach Island presented by the Tide Table Group of Restaurants.  Bird and Betty's: Site of former Ketch in Beach Haven Friday,     10 p.m.  Funk Shway Saturday,  10:00 p.m.  Big Baby Ernie Old Causeway Steak ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - The 31st Annual LBI Chowderfest hosted by the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce took place today, October 6, 2019.  It was a beautiful day in the 70s with a wonderful breeze that kept the hot chowder tasting even better. The 2019 attendees included, for ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Chowderfest welcomes rookie Parker’s Garage and Oyster Saloon to the Creative tent this Sunday, October 6!   Parker’s Garage is a popular restaurant that pays tribute to Beach Haven’s golden era. It features beautiful bayfront dining and an extraordinary menu, as well as ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Taking home a Creative win last year, Beach Haven’s The WooHoo is back with their homemade clam chowder ice cream. The unique savory meets sweet dish is made with all local and fresh ingredients is a must try for chowder lovers. Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND -  It is Chowderfest Weekend on Long Beach Island. The weather forecast is looking just fine. Here is the lineup for the weekend at the Merchant's Mart on Saturday and the Chowderfest on Sunday. Merchant Mart:  Live Music from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Garage Kept, 40 ...

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SURF CITY, NJ - Shore Fire Grille Restaurant in Surf City is all in to bring home a win. No stranger to the Cook Off, SFG competed in Chowderfest and earned Rookie of the Year and 3rd place for their red in 2013 and placed 3rd again in 2016. The team is energized to bring their favorite ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Ocean County College students and their master chef instructors are bringing back all they got to get the top spot in the New England category for Ocean County College. Partnering with Stockton University EVENT-ive on booth design, the schools are “shore” to please under the big ...

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HARVEY CEDARS — After 17 years of hosting the Long Beach Island community, Plantation Restaurant is saying goodbye and will close its doors Saturday, October 12, 2019. Replacing this local favorite and a dining destination, will be Black Eyed Susan's, which will relocate from its current location ...

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BRANT BEACH, NJ - La Bamba Mexican Restaurant is an authentic Mexican restaurant located in Brant Beach with a focus on fresh food and friendly service. They are back for their 4th time and will be competing in the creative category with their Cream of Poblano Crab soup! Southern Ocean County ...

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BRANT BEACH, NJ - Kubel's Too is a bustling tavern serving up classic American eats with a variety of spirits to enjoy at their legendary bar. First time competitors - they are in it to win it and bring the championship title to the heart of LBI with their New England style chowder. Southern ...

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SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - The Salt Kitchen & Bar at Hotel LBI serves as the main restaurant for the luxury hotel. Upscale dining, driven by the bounty of local farmers and fisherman, this is fast becoming the newest tradition while visiting the island. Taste and see what they have in store for ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND -  Bird and Betty's is presenting the Des and the Swagmatics on Friday Night.  Saturday features the Don McLoskey Band.  Here is an updated list of this weekend's area entertainment.  Bird and Betty's: Site of former Ketch in Beach Haven Friday,     10 p.m.  Des and the ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - The Ocean County Center for Culinary Arts, Cuisine on the Green at Atlantis will be under the creative seafood tent again this year! Forever fresh and local, their soup will feature fresh caught fare right from Viking Village in Barnegat Light with fresh herbs right form ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Meet Returning Competitor Chicken or the Egg. With chunky and flavorful chowder, the CHEGG is no stranger to the Chowderfest champion list. This Beach Haven hot spot is known for their wings, but are also recognized for their award winning Manhattan and New England ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND -  The Makers Festival returns on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Manahawkin Lake Park. The festival celebrates homegrown talent and artistice works by many contributors.  There will be over 100 "makers" presenting crafts including handmade goods, vintage ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Meet the Rookies – Bread & Brine from 19 Main Street in Hastings on Hudson, NY. Invitational competitors known for their unique Down East cuisine, this is your chance to sample the talents of New York’s Bread & Brine and their inspired fresh seafood chowder. Sample ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ -  Meet The Black Whale Bar & Fish House! The Black Whale Bar & Fish House delivers award winning Chowder and is part of the Tide Table Group of restaurants that includes: Ship Bottom Shellfish, Mud City Crab House, Old Causeway Steak & Oyster House, Bird & ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Meet Bistro 14! Located in Bay Village in the heart of Beach Haven, Bistro 14 is Long Beach Island’s only bistro. Bistro 14 offers a french-inspired menu with an award winning raw bar. This year’s Chowderfest they will be serving up their Manhattan chowder, which has won ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND -  Bird and Betty's is presenting the Ryan Maher-Mike Morse Double Headliner Comedy Night on Friday night from 8 to 10 p.m. Morse has been a writer for The Howard Stern Show, MAD TV, Comedy Central. Maher has done work for MTV, Sirius XM and has appeared in Las Vegas and Atlantic ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ - The 2017 & 2018 Manhattan Chowder grand prize winner Lefty’s Tavern will be back again ready to bring home another title. Chef Oscar Morera and the Saropoulos Family first competed in 2012 and after securing back to back wins, they have no intention of surrendering their ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Celebrate with Chowda! The Maschals of Country Kettle Chowda have helped to shape the history of Chowderfest and of LBI.  Country Kettle Chowda is the longest running competitor, entering for their 31st year! “Every year we give it 200%! The whole family comes together from ...

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STAFFORD -  The weather report looks great!  Hurricane Dorian will be far out to see.  This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County ...

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​​​​​​LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ -   Sunday of Labor Day Weekend entertainment lineup is listed below. Again, special thanks to the Tide Table Group for sponsoring our entertainment schedule. .  Bird & Betty's:  Sunday 3 p.m.  Daq's on the Deck, Bird and Betty's Stayle Sunday 9 p.m.   Eleven ...

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​​​​​​LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - It is Saturday night at the Jersey Shore at the greatest location Long Beach Island.  Here is Saturday night's entertainment lineup presented and sponsored by the Tide Table Group.   Remember Jones is a one-of-a-kind soul/pop singer, storyteller and bandleader with ...

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​​​​​​LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - It is hard to believe that Labor Day weekend is here. Here is Friday night's entertainment lineup presented and sponsored by the Tide Table Group.   2019 marks the 55th Anniversary of The Skatalites. The original members had played on hundreds of recording sessions ...

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​​​​​​LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - Hard to believe we are entering the last full week of summer!  It goes by way too quickly.  Sunday's entertainment lineup is listed below. Again, special thanks to the Tide Table Group for sponsoring our entertainment schedule. .  Bird & ...

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​​​​​​LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ - It is Saturday night at the Jersey Shore at the greatest location Long Beach Island.  Here is Saturday night's entertainment lineup presented and sponsored by the Tide Table Group.   Ned Ryerson and the Groundhogs are performing at the Old Causeway at 10 p.m.  The ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ- After fourteen years at what is now the ACME Plaza on West Bay Avenue, Sub Busters is closing its doors. However, that doesn’t mean customers craving their sandwiches will have to do without them. Sub Busters is going mobile as it rolls around the community in a traveling “sub ...

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