Book Your Holiday Party at La Griglia in Kenilworth or Water and Wine in Watchung

46864bfe45027e4b4ae2_millicent_brody.jpg
46864bfe45027e4b4ae2_millicent_brody.jpg

Guess what, it’s almost December! Your favorite restaurants are booking Holiday parties. Why not gather a group of friends and simply celebrate Getting Together?

Consider booking reservations for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. And, while you’re at it, do let me know if you’ve discovered a special place for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, catering, and even a bakery. I’ll be happy to report your findings to our readers. Please enjoy what’s left of the last week of this month.   Best! Mkb

Book Your Holiday Party at La Griglia in Kenilworth or Water and Wine in Watchung

Sign Up for E-News

According to Chris Tocci of La Griglia in Kenilworth and Water and Wine in Watchung, “We still have some dates available for your Holiday party. We offer a variety of menu options and private areas to make your event a success.  Call us to check availability and to customize your menu. La Griglia: 908.241.0031 or Water and Wine: 908.755.9344.

Holiday Schedule: Christmas Eve: 5 to 10 p.m.; New Year’s Eve: 5 to 11 p.m. Both restaurants will be serving their regular dinner menu.

* La Griglia, 740 Boulevard, Kenilworth. Call: 908.241.0031

* Water and Wine: 141 Stirling Road, Watchung: 908.755.9344

Call and schedule your holiday dinners . You will be more than pleased.

Gladstone Tavern Presents: Family Day and Toy Drive to Benefit the “Toys for Tots” Campaign

When: December 4th  Time: 4 to 7 p.m.
Gladstone Tavern will open its doors to the community on Sunday, December 4th, for its 5th annual Holiday Family Day and Toy Drive. 
Starting at 4 p.m., the Tavern will host a variety of family holiday treats. Please come and enjoy:
* Clydesdale carriage rides from local Willow Grove Farm.
Cost: $5 per person
* Local High School Choral Group will serenade the crowd with holiday carols including a visit from Santa Claus.
* Free hot cocoa and cookies on the front porch for all who attend. 
* Guests are encouraged to bring unwrapped toy donations.
* They are also encouraged to make reservations as early as possible as this promises to be one of the Tavern's busiest Sundays of the year.
* The Tavern will be open Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve. Come and enjoy a special late night Dinner Party featuring a live rock band which will also entertain on New Year’s Day.  Gladstone Tavern, is located at 273 Main Street, Gladstone: Call for reservations and information: 908.234.9055.

Give the Gift of Gift Coins and Gift Cards from The Manor, Highlawn Pavilion, or Ram’s Head Inn

Take the guesswork out of finding the right gift for friends, family members, neighbors, or coworkers. Present each of them with a Manor Gift Coin. Available in $50, $75, and $100 denominations, these gift coins may be used at any of these restaurants: The Manor, Highlawn Pavilion, or Ram’s Head Inn. Please remember: Gift cards and Coins never expire. To order a gift that everyone will use, Call:(973) 731-2360.
* Coins will be delivered via certified mail, return receipt requested, at a cost of $8.00 (up to four coins per certified mail package - additional coins will incur an additional cost). USPS Express is also available for $20.00. Online orders will be processed daily. Orders received after 2:00 p.m. will be processed the following business day.
Gift Cards:
Gift Cards for The Manor may be purchased for any denomination up to $200. They may be purchased at the restaurant, over the phone, or online. Gift Card orders are processed during normal business hours. (Tuesday through Sunday)
Purchase Gift Cards
*Please note: A $6 mailing charge will be added. Costlier Denominations are  available upon request. Please allow 5-7 business days for delivery.  Call: 973.325.1400 x190.

Celebrate with Liberty House or Stone House Gift Cards or Cocktail Classes

For every $100 Gift Card purchase for Liberty House or Stone House,  receive a $20 Gift Card to enjoy for yourself.  For more information: Call Liberty House: 201.395. 0300 or info@libertyhouserestaurant.com; Stone House: 908.754.1222 or info@stonehouseatstirlingridge.com
Perfect Stocking Stuffer from Landmark Hospitality
Give the gift of Cocktail Classes: Cost: $34 for one class; $100 for four classes. Call: 866.3586 or info@landmarkhospitality.com


NJ Restaurant Association Recognizes Local Restauranteurs

The New Jersey Restaurant Association will host it’s annual Gala by celebrating the State’s $13 billion restaurant and hospitality industry. The event will take place on Monday, November 28th at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange. The 2011 Restaurant of the Year will be awarded to Mark Pascal and Francis Schott of Catherine Lombardi and Stage Left in New Brunswick. The 2011 Gold Plate Award will be given to Chef James and Nancy Laird  of Restaurant Serenade in Chatham, as well as Jeanne Cretella of Liberty House in Jersey City, and Stone House at Stirling Ridge in Warren. 

Cranford’s Riverside Inn  has Reopened!

The Riverside Inn in Cranford suffered damage from Hurricane Irene. After months of renovation they have opened their doors. Please visit them. Riverside Inn, 56 North Ave., E. Cranford: Call: 908.709.9449

Enjoy Farm to Table Dishes at LuNello in Cedar Grove

Acclaimed Chef Louis Segar of LuNello  Restaurant in Cedar Grove, prepares his meals with fresh local ingredients. His menu highlights the season’s finest crops which include: tomatoes, pumpkins, eggplant, and more. Call and ask about catering for private events. LuNello, 182, Stevens Ave., Cedar Grove: 973.837.1660.
********
Get On Millicent’s Menu: I want to hear from you. Send me your restaurant news, press releases, and all of your up and coming information. Should you stop at a great diner, bar, or sandwich shop, let us share your news with our readers. Email: Mkbrody@aol.com or Mkbrody@thealternativepress.com.

Enjoy your week!

Millicent K. Brody is an award-winning writer and photographer and a resident of Westfield, New Jersey.  Contact her at Mkbrody@aol.com

The opinions expressed herein are the writer's alone, and do not reflect the opinions of TAPinto.net or anyone who works for TAPinto.net. TAPinto.net is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the writer.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Chatham

A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, February 19 – Sunday, February 25, 2018

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

By Galina Natenzon

Friends of the Library are continuing their book collection in preparation for Annual Book Sale.  Kids are off from school on Monday for Presidents’ Day – bring them to the library!  We have plenty for them to do.  For adults, Professor Licklider’s second lecture on North Korea will take place on Tuesday.  The ...

Imagine a Chatham Toboggan Ride from the Top of Fairmount Avenue to Main Street

Did you know….
there was a time when Chatham kids could ice skate from downtown Chatham all the way to Florham Park? And that a toboggan ride could last from the top of Fairmount Avenue down to Main Street and beyond?

Those were the days!

This was back in the early to mid-1900s. The Passaic River meandered through grassy meadows and woods on the north side of Chatham. The marshy ...

#NoMore

February 20, 2018

To the Editor,

I told my daughter I needed to write about gun violence. Know what she told me? “Mom, be sure you’re not too polarizing. People won’t listen.” She’s right. At age eleven she’s figured out that we adults need to be reminded how to speak to one another in order to fix a problem. But I have hope and belief that we can fix that discourse in our ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

Adults Who Interact With Teens Offered Free Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

February 23, 2018

With teenage suicide rates on an upswing, a barrage of tragedies in the news, and the heightened pressures of adolescence in a media-frenzied world, it’s more important than ever for caring adults to know how to intervene effectively.

Morris County again this year is funding Youth Mental Health First Aid training through NewBridge Services for adults who regularly interact with children ...