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Jade Isle's Closing in Scotch Plains Postponed Due to Customer Response

February 18, 2018

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 disappoint those who wanted to stop in a final time, owner Jack Lee has postponed the ...

After 47 Years of Operation, Jade Isle Set to Close Its Doors in Scotch Plains

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 to an end tomorrow.

Jade Isle has served a menu of traditional Chinese and Polynesian dishes ...

Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Annual Pancake Breakfast on Sun, March 4

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Rescue Squad will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, March 4, 2018, from 8:00 to 12:00 at its building located at 1916 Bartle Ave. This event is hosted by the Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Auxiliary, which raises funds for the volunteer squad. 

All-you-can-eat pancakes, coffee and sausages are offered for just a $5.00 per person entry ...

Fanwood Grille to Celebrate Mardi Gras with Cajun Food and New Orleans Jazz

FANWOOD, NJ – The Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Ave.) will celebrate Mardi Gras on Tuesday, Feb. 13, with a special Cajun food menu available from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. that includes the eatery’s award-winning New Orleans chicken gumbo, crawfish etouffée, and classic Po’ boy sandwiches. 

For the occasion, the Grille will extend its hours until 8:00 p.m. and will ...

Soup Sales Soar at The Fanwood Grille

FANWOOD, NJ -- Since being recognized for having the "Best Soup in NJ" by foodie website The Daily Meal, sales the Fanwood Grille's various soup offerings have jumped. 

"We've had people drive down from Bergen County just to try our soups," said Paul Watterson, who gets into Fanwood Grille as early as 4:30 a.m. to start making soup. "People call ...

Nick's Pizza Prepares for the Big Game Sunday; Super Bowl Is Among Top Days of the Year

FANWOOD, NJ -- Nick's Pizza is gearing up for one of the busiest days of the year: Super Bowl Sunday on Feb. 4, when pizzas and wings will be flying out the door. 

The day usually ranks as the third busiest of the year for the pizzeria located at 42 South Martine Ave. in Fanwood. (Many pizza delivery businesses see their order numbers double as roughly 60 percent of the ...

Fanwood Grille Combines Its Noted Falafel and Award-Winning Soup

FANWOOD, NJ -- Since being honored for making "Best Soup in New Jersey" by The Daily Meal last week, sales of The Fanwood Grille's many varieties of soup have quadrupled. Among the most popular choices include butternut squash, New England clam chowder, pasta fagioli, traditional chicken soup (flying off the shelves in flu season), and zesty Spanish chicken soup.

Chef Paul ...

Fanwood Grille Soups Voted "Best in NJ" by Foodie Website The Daily Meal

FANWOOD, NJ – National food website, The Daily Meal, which has released its list of Best Soups in Every State, has chosen the soups at the Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Avenue, Fanwood, NJ) as the best in New Jersey.

The Daily Meal wrote that “restaurants all throughout the country are making some truly great bowls of soup from scratch, and we’ve tracked down the best ...

Fanwood Grille to Celebrate Mardi Gras with Cajun Food Fest on Feb. 13

FANWOOD, NJ – The Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Ave.) will celebrate Mardi Gras on Tuesday, Feb. 13, with a special Cajun food menu that will include the eatery’s popular New Orleans chicken gumbo, crawfish etouffée, and classic Po’ boy sandwiches. 

For the occasion, the Grille will extend its evening hours until 8:00 p.m. Reservations are suggested for the ...

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Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club Pancake Breakfast

February 23, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Rotary Club will host their 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 person. Pancakes, eggs, ham, turkey sausage, coffee, tea, and juice will be served and there will be prize ...