Food & Drink

September 15, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Tropical Smoothie Café in Livingston is launching an exciting new lineup of seasonal smoothies that are "highly craveable and pair perfectly with the upcoming fall season," according to owners Chris and Wendy Strutt.  The new smoothies are being offered as follows: Chai ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Tropical Smoothie Cafe has already established a reputation for a menu that is both refreshing and healthy since Wendy and Chris Strutt opened the eatery at 280 Eisenhower Parkway in Livingston earlier this year. Now, Tropical Smoothie Cafe has added grilled-to-order quesadillas ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The third annual Livingston Summerfest International Food Truck Extravaganza kicked off the summer season by offering an assortment of food and drink options from frozen chocolate-covered cheesecake to empanadas in order to raise funds for Livingston’s volunteer first aid squad.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The third annual Livingston Summerfest International Food Truck Extravaganza, being held in the Livingston High School parking lot on Sunday rain or shine, will represent Thailand, Italy, Columbia, Mexico, Japan, Greece, China, Taiwan, Australia, Puerto Rico, Latin America and the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The owners of Westwood’s popular Mezza Mediterranean restaurant officially opened their second location at The Shoppes at the Livingston Circle, 277 Eisenhower Parkway, with a celebratory ribbon cutting hosted by the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce and members of the township ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Fresh-blended drinks and healthful meals have arrived in Livingston with the new Tropical Smoothie Café, officially open as of Monday at 280 Eisenhower Parkway, Suite 102, in the Container Store complex between European Wax Center and Tempur-Pedic. The café features an ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ – After 20 years at The Mall at Short Hills, Joe’s American Bar & Grill is shutting its doors after this Saturday, March 31. Joe’s American Bar & Grill is part of the Sarkis Restaurant Group family of restaurants, founded in 1964 as Back Bay Restaurant Group in Braintree, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Plans for the third annual Livingston Summerfest—featuring the Livingston First Aid Squad International Food Truck Festival, Town Pool Open House, Livingston Sunrise Rotary Duck Race and, for the first time, a Livingston PBA Fishing Derby—are well underway. The event is scheduled ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Marble & Moxie, the Westminster Hotel’s new premier strip house, hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony event on Thursday to celebrate the modern steakhouse’s grand opening in Livingston. Bill Pierce, general manager of the Westminster Hotel, welcomed members of the township ...

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WEST ESSEX, NJ - Valentine’s Day is only a week away. In addition to sorting through the very best chocolates, flowers and romantic gifts, finding the best place to take your date can be equally overwhelming. Here are six local eateries offering a romantic atmosphere and delicious eats for ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Watch the Big Game at Calabria Restaurant this Sunday or order out from the pizzeria with the TAPinto promo code. Owners Joe and Dino are putting out a game day buffet at the bar FREE with an open-bar tab. Enjoy the big game on the flat screen while munching on super bowl ...

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NEW YORK, NY — After losing a male baker for three consecutive weeks on Food Network’s “Kid’s Baking Championship,” the streak was finally broken—but not by Livingston 12-year-old Soleil Thomas, who advanced to the top eight. Although she made it to week five, Thomas struggled through Monday’s ...

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NEW YORK, NY — Livingston seventh grader Soleil Thomas, the 12-year-old baker being featured on Season 4 of Food Network’s “Kids Baking Championship,” will advance to the Top 11 after making it through her first challenge on Monday’s season premiere. Twelve of America’s best young bakers are ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members and non-members of the West Essex YMCA learned about the individual holidays of many different cultures during the second annual International Holiday Luncheon held at the Y on Friday. Through the YMCA’s Togetherhood Committee, Millburn High School senior Anshul Nayar ...

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NEW YORK, NY — After a nationwide search for contenders for Season 4 of Food Network’s “Kids Baking Championship,” Livingston seventh grader Soleil Thomas, 12, was selected to compete for $25,000, a feature in Food Network Magazine and the title of Kids Baking Champion. She will be one of eight ...

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CRANFORD/FLORHAM PARK, NJ — For more than 50 years, the Ajello family has filled Pastosa’s creamy ravioli and its customers' 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 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Diners heading to dinner at Livingston’s Porto by Antonio over the weekend were taken aback when they saw that the mural on the rear wall of the building (located at 471 West Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Route 10) had been painted over in white. Fans of the artwork took to Facebook and ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Acclaimed celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson has officially opened his new restaurant, Marcus B&P, in downtown Newark at 56 Halsey Street, which is exploding with new life after decades of dormancy. Its debut opening was jam-packed with fans last week. Samuelsson knows what he ...

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LONG VALLEY, NJ - While many families are busy concentrating on fall sports and pumpkin picking, Meadowbrook Country Day Camp is already getting ready for next summer by hosting its annual Meadowfest Fall Festival with the intention of catching up with existing campers and meet prospective camp ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members of the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce joined Mayor Shawn Klein and members of the Livingston Township Council at Tabboule Express—a fresh, healthy option at the Livingston Mall Food Court—on Monday to commemorate its opening with a celebratory ribbon ...

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