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Come Out for Maplewood Restaurant Week


So much going on these next few weeks. Consider calling Eddie Levy of Deli King of Linden and talk to him about your Passover order. He offers free delivery.

Don’t forget to get in touch with the folks at Swiss Pastry Shoppe, 1711 E. 2nd Street, Scotch Plains: 908.322.4571.  They’re ever eager to provide your holidays with a great assortment of freshly baked goods. Ditto for Bovella's Italian Pastry Shop, in Westfield. See Ralph Bencivenga. He’ll have all you’ve ever dreamed of, prepared, and ready for your Holiday celebration! Bovella’s: 908.232.4149

Deli King of Linden Menu for Passover
Chopped Liver (or)  Gefilte Fish with Horseradish

Matzoh Ball Soup

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Entrees(Choice )
Choose 1 Entree from the list:
Roast Turkey with Passover Stuffing
Fresh Brisket of Beef (additional $1.00 per person)
Stuffed Cabbage  ~  Roast Chicken

Carrot Tsimis   ~   Potato Kugel   ~   Farfel Kugel
Cole Slaw   ~   Health Salad
Farfel with Onions and Mushrooms

**Items may be sold individually **
Cost: $28.95 per Person
Deli King of Linden is located at: 628 St. Georges Ave., Linden. Call: 908.925.3909.

Be sure to let Eddie let know exactly what you’d like for the holidays. He’ll be happy to have it ready for pick-up...or he’ll be happy to deliver your order to your door!

Celebrate Montclair Restaurant Week at Highlawn Pavilion

Chef Mitchell Altholz’s at Highlawn Pavilion invites everyone to enjoy fantastic food and service in the Lounge at Highlawn Pavilion during Montclair Restaurant Week. Lunch will be served Monday, March 19th to Friday March 23rd, as well as Monday, March 26th to Friday, March 30th. Lunch will cost: $21 per person.

Dinner is being served Monday, March 19th to Thursday, March 22nd, as well as Monday, March 26th, to Thursday March 29th.

Dinner will cost: $29 per person.

To make  reservations, please contact the Highlawn Pavilion at 973.731.3463. Be sure to mention "Restaurant Week"

Maplewood Restaurant Week March 19 to March 25         

Participating Merchants

Visit: www.maplewoodvillagenj.com for details

Cosponsored by Maplewood Village Alliance, Springfield Avenue Partnership and Maplewood Chamber of Commerce  

Cactus Charly
$20 prix fixe three-course meal.

Coda Kitchen & Bar
$30 prix fixe, three-course meal: Monday to Thursday; 15% off Sat/Sun brunch.

Highland Place
$30 prix fixe three-course meal Monday to Thursday; $5 dessert specials.

Maple Leaf Diner
$12.95 prix fixe four-course meal.

Maplewood Deli & Grille
20% off Blackboard Specials.

Restaurant Lorena's
$29 prix fixe three-course menu; available from 5 to 6 p.m. daily

Sona Indian Cuisine
10% off bill, Dinner only.

St. James's Gate
25% off liter bottles of wine; $4 micro draft pints; $6 corned beef sandwich meal; $5 kid's mac & cheese; $5 burger meal Sunday to Thursday, only.

The Able Baker
$4 daily deal: cup of coffee and a scone or a cupcake.

Village Burger
20% off all in-house dining; offer cannot be combined.

Village Ice Cream Parlour
Present receipt of local merchant dated 3/19/12-3/25/12; Buy one get one free.  limited exclusions will apply.

Village Trattoria
20% off all in-house dining; offer cannot be combined.

Millburn Avenue & Valley Street 

Maplewood Pizzeria & Family Restaurant
$25-salad or chicken wings, 2 large pizzas-1 w/topping, $19.99-2 large cheese pizzas; buy one dinner, get the second dinner half-price; buy one sandwich, get the second dinner half-price. Please ask for details.

O'Reilly's Bar & Grill
$16: large pizza, 10 Chicken wings, pitcher of soda

Springfield Avenue Restaurants

DiPietro Foods,
$5 off any purchase $30 or more

East Wok
Special offers with purchases of $11, $20, $30, $40. offers; exclude lunch specials; cannot be combined; Call for Details.

Edo's Cakes
$6 desert special -any 3 cupcakes.

10% off Menu Prices

Hunan Wok
10% off purchase, not including lunch special.

Maplewood Deli
$7 lunch & dinner special; Spanish sausage & one meat, veggies, plantain, rice, beans, and iced tea; 10% off breakfast all week.

Papa John's Pizza
$14.99 -  large pizza with 1 topping, cheese or bread sticks & 2 liter bottle of soda.

Park Wood Diner
Free dessert with any dinner purchase.

$10 kid's lunch & craft special. Call ahead. ($15 at door); adults $5; offer valid Tuesday 3/20 to Friday, 3/23

Verjus Restaurant
$39 prix fixe three-course dinner: appetizer, entrée, desert

Please Note: We did our best to report this information. Not all restaurants are participating every day; Lunch, and or dinner options vary per participating establishment. Beverages, tax, and gratuities may not be included. Call restaurants for reservations, details and availability. Offers are subject to change. 

NICO Kitchen + Bar Opens at New Jersey Pac
What's making news in Newark right now?  The all-new, NICO Kitchen + Bar at New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Serving lunch Monday through Friday, and dinner nightly (except Sunday!)

Replacing the former Theater Square Grill, NICO presents food that is fresh inspired, and offers free parking with validation (not in conjunction with any NJPAC performance).

The NICO Kitchen + Bar concept comes from celebrated Chef Ryan DePersio of Fascino and Bar Cara fame. (Montclair/Bloomfield, NJ). He has unveiled an exciting, on-trend, shared plates dinner menu and an equally appealing lunch menu (think tapas with Contemporary American and Italian leanings). NICO also offers a fun Happy Hour with crafted cocktails and specially priced "bites."

A value-priced, three-course, traditional, prix-fixe menu is available on performance nights and matinees. It has been designed to come out of the kitchen quickly, allowing guests to make their curtain ~ provided they arrive 90 minutes prior to the start of a performance.   Note: Chef DePersio delivers a dining experience at NICO Kitchen + Bar akin to his other terrific restaurants. 

Highlights from NICO'S soulful new menus include: Pomegranate-Chili Wings w/Gorgonzola Dipping sauce; Semolina Crusted Zucchini Chips with Harissa Aioli; Lobster Mac n’ Cheese and so much more! For reservations: Call: 973.642.1226 

Classes in the Great Wine Regions of Italy at The Frog and The Peach in New Brunswick
No other country can match the opulence, or the complexity, of the contemporary wine scene in Italy. Join the Great Wine Regions of Italy Class on March 23 at 7 p.m. for Campania, Basilicata, and Sicily and return on March 30 for Piedmont and the North. Cost: $55 individual classes.

Reserve for the Wine Dinner

Great Wine and Food from Around the Peninsula with a “Grand Finale” of The Frog and The Peach Wine Classes. At this dinner,

Some of the Finest Wines from the Classes, will be paired with Chef Bruce's Interpretation of Regional Dishes.
Date: Saturday April 14, 6:30 p.m. The cost of the dinner: $125; all inclusive. The Frog and The Peach, 29 Dennis Street, New Brunswick. Call for reservations and information: 732.846.3216.
Please let me know if you’ve discovered a great new restaurant, bakery, pizza parlor, or a quiet little place around the corner. I’ll be happy to check out your suggestion. This is your column. Please let us know what you really enjoy. All the best!
Millicent: Email me: Mkbrody@aol.com


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

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