Food & Drink

August 6, 2018

Once again each Monday night, Emma's Brick Oven will have Frank Sinatra songs by Paul Fasone. Can't make it Monday? Tuesday night is Kids Night Out, this week featuring their favorite troll, "Branch".... Don't miss out and bring the kids to join in the fun!!! Emma's Brick Oven is located at 101 ...

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CLARK, NJ – The results of TAPinto Clark’s Facebook poll are final.  In the question of who voters thought would win Saturday’s Clark Fire Department versus Clark Police Department BBQ Cook-Off , participants gave the Clark FD 64% of the votes compared to the PD’s 36%. Only the competition will ...

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CLARK, NJ – Preparations by the Clark Police and Fire Departments are underway ahead of the upcoming “Clark PD vs Clark FD BBQ Cook-Off.” The cookoff, which will feature members of both departments facing off in a cooking competition, is scheduled for Saturday, July 28 at the Clark Recreation ...

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CLARK, NJ – Thailand Restaurant will be closing its doors after almost two decades of serving traditional Thai fare from its Central Avenue location. A sign greets patrons at the door as they enter indicating that the restaurant’s last day open will be Sunday June 3.  Petey Gosinanond, the ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Vine Ripe Markets, an independent grocery store on North Avenue in Westfield, is not your typical supermarket. For owner Frank Bruno, the son of a cop and a teacher, it’s a dream come true.  “It was a life-long dream,” Bruno said. “I envisioned the American dream as being a small ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — This Sunday, from noon until 4 p.m., head to The James Ward Mansion in Downtown Westfield to taste sandwiches from some of the area’s best-loved restaurants and vote for your favorites. Proceeds from the event will go to Greta’s Run (benefiting people with special needs) and A ...

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METUCHEN, NJ -- Saint Joseph High School's Father's Club will host a Car Show and Food Truck Festival (featuring live DJ and Beer Garden) on Saturday, April 28, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Admission is $5.00.   Food Trucks will include: Boardwalk Freddy Bro-Rito Cousins Maine ...

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METUCHEN, NJ -- Saint Joseph High School's Father's Club will host a Car Show and Food Truck Festival (featuring live DJ and Beer Garden) on Saturday, April 28, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Admission is $5.00.   Food Trucks will include: Boardwalk Freddy Bro-Rito Cousins Maine ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – After 14 years, Emma’s Brick Oven Pizza is experiencing a renaissance under its new owner, Victor Biancamano. Biancamano officially took ownership of Emma’s in October 2017, and since then, he’s been working with a fierce drive to impart a lively, modern take on the Cranford ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Rotary Club will host its first Pancake Breakfast at the newly renovated Scotch Hills Country Club in Scotch Plains.  The event will take place on Sunday, March 25, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and the price will be $10 per ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — The sudden announcement that the venerable Jade Isle restaurant (158 Terrill Road in Scotch Plains) would close on Sunday evening caught many of its fans by surprise. As a result, longtime customers flocked to the eatery this weekend for one last meal.  Not wanting to ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — The iconic Jade Isle Restaurant located at the corner of Terrill Road and Second Street in Scotch Plains will close its doors forever after its last day on  Feb. 18. A phone call to the restaurant on Saturday confirmed that the Jade Isle's long history would come to an end ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Celebrate someone you love this Valentine’s Day at Southside Clam Bar & Restaurant. On Valentine’s Day from 4 to 9 p.m., all Southside guests (21 and older) will receive a complimentary glass of champagne and all female patrons will receive a free red ...

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CRANFORD/FLORHAM PARK, NJ -  For over 50 years, the Ajello family has filled Pastosa’s creamy ravioli and their customer’s bellies with the finest ingredients. Whether grabbling a handcrafted specialty sandwich for lunch, a dinner to go or placing a catering order, Pastosa stands ready to serve up ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Say goodbye to 2017 and welcome in the new year with family and friends at South Plainfield's Southside Clam Bar & Restaurant. “Overall, 2017 has been a great year for us and it is all thanks to our customers,” said Southside owner Alexis Broehl, a South Plainfield ...

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FANWOOD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In time for holiday gatherings and other upcoming events, The Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Ave., Fanwood) has introduced a catering menu that includes continental breakfast and full breakfast options, as well as appetizers, lunch and dinner items. "I found that ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – TAPinto Publishers from towns all around New Jersey are sharing cookie recipes with readers  throughout the holiday season.  Today's recipe is a little nutty and all nice.   Peanut Butter Snowballs are fun and easy to make. This delicious treat has become a holiday favorite in ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - TAPinto Publishers from towns all around New Jersey are sharing cookie recipes with readers  throughout the holiday season.  Today's recipe is all about the butter. My grandmother loved butter - she cooked in nothing but, she was fond of melba toast lathered in the stuff, her ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The holiday season often brings out the baker in the family.   Why not bring the whole family together and get everyone off of their screens?  TAPinto Publishers from towns all around New Jersey will be offering up cookie recipes throughout the holiday season to add to or start a ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Back in the 1990's I discovered Caprial Pence on PBS. She has owned a few restaurants, was honored by the James Beard Foundation, and has authored several cookbooks including American Bistro Fare. One of my favouite American Bistro Fare recipes, and one that I have made several ...

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CLARK, NJ – Duck Donuts is forecasting a spring opening of its’ fifth New Jersey location in the Clark Circle Shopping Plaza according to Kristin Kellum, PR Manager of Duck Donuts.     The Duck Donut made-to-order experience begins with a hot vanilla caked doughnut cooked up fresh. What it ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Looking for upscale food in a casual environment? Look no further, Southside Clam Bar & Restaurant officially opened their doors this weekend offering an array of specialty dishes and serving half price alcoholic drinks on Saturday, September 09, 2017.  Mayor Anesh was on ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Southside Clam Bar & Restaurant will host its official grand opening celebration on Saturday, Sept. 9 and in honor of the event the New Market Avenue establishment will be pouring out and serving up half price alcoholic drinks from 4 to 10 p.m. “I am very excited to be ...

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TRENTON  –  It's been a peachy-keen summer for farmers in New Jersey. On track to harvesting about 8 million more pounds of peaches in 2017 than in the previous year,  the Garden State is headed to become the second-highest peach producer in the United States, according to the U.S. Department of ...

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