The dining buzz takes us to Grissini’s Restaurant, located at 484 Sylvan Avenue, in Englewood Cliffs. Call for reservations: 201.568.3535. Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday thru Friday; 4 p.m. to midnight, Saturday; 4 to 10 p.m. Sunday.

Feast of the Seven Fishes at Grissini Restaurant
The Staff at Grissini Restaurant cordially invites you and your family to join them on Christmas Eve for the Feast of the Seven Fishes! This year they are featuring 9 fabulous courses. Seatings are 5 p.m. 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.....Cost:$75.00 per person. Please call and reserve for this very special event.
• Clams with Oregano and Bread Crumbs (Vongole Origanate)
• Marinated Fresh Anchovies (Alici Marinati)
• Linguine with Clams (Linguine con le Vongole)
• Spaghetti with Mussels (Spaghetti con le Cozze)
• Salt Cod with Tomatoes and Capers (Baccalà alla Vesuviana)
• Jumbo Shrimp Marsala Housewife Style (Gamberoni Casalinga Siciliana)
• Eel with Olives, Chiles’ and Capers (Anguilla Livornese)
• Whole Saint Peter’s Fish (San Pietro intero)
Every SundayBring the Family for a Special Sunday Dinner
The Del Gatto Traditional Homemade
Meatballs and Pasta Dinner
Make Someone Really Happy!
Give A Holiday Gift Certificate to a Favorite Restaurant
For this holiday season, why not offer Friends and  Family Gift Certificates to your favorite restaurants. Gift Certificates are a personalized, an excellent way to show you really care. If you’re not sure of which restaurant to choose, simply refer to back copies of MONDAY WITH MILLICENT, or send me an email:, and I’ll assist with your selection,

To finalize your choice, give your “Restaurant-of-Choice” a call. Let them know that you’re planning to Gift a friend, relative, or someone special with a meal from their establishment. You have the option of scheduling an appointment to handle the transaction, or simply offer your credit card, and purchase the meal online, or by phone.. Please remember to enclose a personal mesage with your Gift Card. You may do it on your own personal stationary, or add your mesage to a Chanukah or Christmas Card.

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I can promise that everyone who receives your special gift will be more than delighted.
All the best always!
Suggetions for Lunch:$35-$75 per person
Dinner: $75-$125 per person

Chanukah is Approaching!
Think of Deli King of Linden for your Chanukah catering.
Chanukah Menu:
Deli Platters
Sloppy Joes
Assorted Deli Wraps
Potato Pancakes with Apple Sauce
Roast Turkey
Sandwich Trays
Fried or Baked Chicken Platters
Chafing Dish Entrees
Hors D'Oeuvres
Chopped Liver Moldsden
Deli King of Linden:Telephone: 908.925.3990. 
FREE Delivery on ANY Holiday Order

New Year's Eve 2014
AToute Heure and One Hundred Steps
Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
Join us to celebrate the year passed
and ring in the New Year in style!
A Toute Heure,
Chef Robyn has created a winter market menu,
a 5 or 6 course chef's tasting menu,
with 5:45 and 8:45 seatings!

At 100 Steps Supper Club,
Chef Kara has plenty of oysters,
and a 5 or 6 course chef's tasting menu,
with 5:45 and 8:45 seatings!
Whichever you choose,
toast the New Year right,
just give them a call and book your reservations.
Au Toute Heure, 215 Centennial Ave., Cranford                                    
100 Steps, 222 Centennial Ave., Cranford
You’ve undoubtedly heard of the popular Bakery Brownie Points located in Summit. Well, lucky for Westfield residents, they’ve brought their scrumptious, classic American desserts to 339 South Avenue, Westfield.

Treat friends and family to their signature cupcakes, layer cakes, pies, brownies, scones, and their doughnut-muffin referred to as a “Duffin”.

While there, warm yourself with a steaming cup of their signature hot chocolate, coffee, or espresso.
Brownie Points is owned by Westfield residents Peter Lloyd and Bob Conway. Stop by, and say “Hi” to your neighbors.
Hours: 7:30  a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday. 8 a.m to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Brownie Points is located at 339 South Avenue. For more information, or to place an order: Call: 908.873.6333.

On New Year’s Eve Morristown Becomes an Entire Stage!
The Downtown Morristown Event Begins at 4:45 p.m. Fabulous Fireworks at 9:15 and Midnight!
80 + Performances + 20 Venues + Free Shuttle Bus Service + Performances for All Ages.
For a full list of Artists, Programs, and to Purchase Tickets, Contact:
Presented in collaborations with Morrisarts..”building community through the arts”.

Best wishes to each of you for a joyous Chanukah, Merry
Christmas and Happy New Year!
Millicent K. Brody