Food & Drink

September 19, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - A warm, sunny Sunday afternoon brought a large crowd to New Providence’s First Carrot Cake Off held outdoors at Luminous Salon and Spa at 592 Central Ave. Ten contestants signed up to participate in the carrot cake contest.  Each contestant baked and displayed a carrot cake for ...

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  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ –All the judges agreed on at least two things at the first ever Vegan Cook Off – the food was delicious and they would order most of it again. In fact, one of the judges (who wasn’t a vegan chef) said, “All the dishes would make excellent appetizers, and I would order ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - On September 14 to 16, the Berkeley Heights Environmental Commission (BHEC) will host its first ever Berkeley Heights Vegan Fest, with events to be held each day in different locations around Berkeley Heights. Through Vegan Fest, the BHEC hopes to raise community awareness ...

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Enjoy dine-in or take-out specials and discounts offered by 24 participating establishments BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – Diners from the Union,  Morris, and Somerset County area are anticipating good food, good deals, and good times with family and friends during Berkeley Heights’ second annual ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Prestige Diner recently launched their "Reading Rewards" program that rewards kids with a free kids meal at the diner when they pick a book from the special library at the diner to read while they're waiting for the meal. This was a partnership with the New Providence Memorial ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In an effort to uphold their mantra of providing their patrons a family friendly environment, Prestige Diner provided its customers with live entertainment Wednesday night, in the form of The Magician Simon Mandal.  The internationally known New Jersey native illusionist ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Delicious Heights in Berkeley Heights gives many reasons why they are the go-to neighborhood restaurants offering fantastic daily specials. Whether you’re bringing your family to kids’ night on Tuesday or enjoying Whiskey and Wine Wednesday, Martini and Beer Thursday, ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The "world famous" magician, Simon Mandal, will be bringing his hilarious family show to Prestige Diner from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 8.  It is said that Simon’s magic is astounding, astonishing, mind-boggling, incredible… and legendary, according to reviews.  This ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Prestige Diner is set to begin a new Reading Rewards program. Through a partnership with the New Providence Memorial Library, age-appropriate books will fill the shelves of a special library at the diner. Kids are encouraged to pick a book to read while they're waiting for the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The winners of the 2017 TAPinto Summer Concert Photo Contest are the Greco Family and Gov. Livingston teachers Lisa Dhaibar, Staci Toporek, Renee Murillo and Debora Thedinga. Contest sponsors are Dr. Patrick Smith of Smith Chiropractic, Goodman's Deli and Restaurant and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Food, fireworks, rides, friends and great music draw the crowds to the annual Mt. Carmel Feast. Sunday evening the family friendly fireworks display capped off an evening of fun for those who brought the kids to the fair. This was  a smaller display than will the one ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield’s town council approved the transfer of a liquor license to Westfield Hospitality LLC for its Westfield Fish & Brew Company during the council's meeting Tuesday night. The license had been bought from Jeffrey’s when it closed in 2014 and remained unused, or “pocketed,” ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. – It’s time again for the annual Mt. Carmel Feast, a four-day festival full of food, music, games, rides, fireworks, and other family fun, located at Mt. Carmel Field in Berkeley Heights. The fairgrounds will be open from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday, July 13 through ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The borough council approved the sale of its final liquor license to Don Burkitt, doing business as AlleyCat, for a gastro pub he plans to open. The gastro pub will eventually be located in what is currently Dim Sum Villa. During a special meeting of the council on June 19, ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The Borough Planning Board approved the variance application for Untied Brewing Company at its Tuesday, May 5 meeting. The company is looking to open a microbrewery at 140 Spring Street, the former Fabloc Mills building. Untied Brewing Company was represented by Attorney ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – The Westfield Farmer’s Market kicked off its 2018 season in a new location on Saturday morning. The market moved from the South Avenue side of the Westfield train station to the North Avenue side to create more access to central downtown, according to market manager Chris ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Ave.) has been named one of the stops on the 15th annual Hot Dog Nation Tour of New Jersey The motor coach bus tour is organized by Erwin Benz and John Fox, who is one of the country's best known hot dog experts. The event attracts visitors ...

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              MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – Enjoy a tour of six stunning gardens and lunch at the Publick House on Saturday, June 9, while benefiting the Mountainside Restoration Committee. The Mountainside Garden Tour, the third Biennial Tour of its kind, has drawn an enthusiastic crowd in the the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Louiza Poulimenos hears the front door open at "Angie's" and glances over to see who it is. Noticing regulars, she immediately calls over the order to her husband, Jimmy, before the customers settle into a booth. It's the welcoming kind of service Louiza and Jimmy Poulimenos have ...

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  MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – Love gardens and never get enough of them? Then mark the calendar for Saturday, June 9, the date for the Mountainside Restoration Committee’s “Tour of Mountainside’s Gardens.”  This Garden Tour is the third Biennial Tour of its kind and had been extremely popular in the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – The wait is finally over, Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights opened its doors with an official ribbon cutting on Tuesday. The hotel actually had a soft opening last week, but on Tuesday, May 1, Mayor Bob Woodruff wielded a huge pair of scissors and cut through the ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- The Boy Scouts of America and volunteer co-chairs, Dawn and Rich Buchanan of Fanwood will host a Riedel Wine Tasting on Tuesday, May 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Masker's Barn located in the Watchung Reservation in Berkeley Heights, NJ. Guests will enjoy great wines using Riedel wine ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Starbucks opens at Embassy Suites Berkeley Heights at 250 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights on Thursday, April 12. The hours of operation are 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. seven days a week.  This 3,000 square foot Starbucks will be serving Cappuccino, Carmel Macchiato, Blonde ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Big hair bows, neon colors and hours of classic 80s tunes made the second annual Taste of New Providence a blast last night. Salt Brook Elementary school's PTA hosted their annual Taste of New Providence fundraiser at the Summit Elks Club on March 23rd and kicked it up a notch this ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – There’s nothing better than a plate of pasta with meatballs, a salad and side of garlic bread, unless it comes with a side order of helping your neighbors. Folks from New Providence, Berkeley Heights and beyond attended the New Providence Community Service Association’s ...

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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 Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. A phone call to the restaurant on Saturday confirmed that the Jade Isle's long history would come ...

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Do you have a cute story of how you met your significant other? Share your story and if you tell it well, you may win a "Valentine Special" dinner for two at Prestige Diner in New Providence. Enjoy any of our Valentine-inspired dishes, such Shrimp Bisque, Bacon-wrapped Scallops, Steak Valentino, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - To help celebrate Delicious Heights 10 year anniversary, their February menu will include "Throwback" favorites at 2007 pricing.   After a month-long survey, the winning selections that are included in the Delicious Heights Berkeley Heights February "Throwback" menu ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - In celebration of Delicious Heights' 10 year anniversary at their Berkeley Heights location, they will include "Throwback" favorites in their February menu at 2007 pricing.  Help them celebrate by selecting your favorite items to be included in the "Throwback" menu. Click ...

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Fanwood Grille’s Soups Voted Best in New Jersey by National Food Website The Daily Meal Ranking lists new eatery with some of the country’s most famous restaurants FANWOOD, NJ – National food website, The Daily Meal, which has released its list of Best Soups in Every State, has chosen the ...

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