Food & Drink

April 4, 2020

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - It has been nearly two weeks since Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 107, directing all New Jersey residents to stay at home until further notice to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  Within the order, restaurants were deemed essential businesses and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – While restaurants throughout the state are closing up shop, local establishments such as KC’s Korner – the Norman House remains committed to the community – and its employees – during the coronavirus crisis.  “The community has truly come out and supported us. We are so ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – After just a few days of being home and unable to report to her job at the Today Show, South Plainfield resident Katie Stilo took to social media, launching an Instagram page designed to bring culinary professionals – and amateur cooks – together, virtually.  A culinary ...

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Many South Plainfield restaurants, delis and bakeries are adapting to this time of uncertainty and remain open to serve customers.  With curbside pickup, carry out or delivery available, and take out groceries and liquor for sale at some establishments, they are doing what they can to serve the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – In an effort to enforce social distancing and reduce the spread of the coronavirus, all restaurants and bars in New Jersey must shut down, effective 8 p.m. today; take out and delivery service is available.   “We will remain open our regular hours for anyone who wishes ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – In an effort to enforce social distancing and reduce the spread of the coronavirus, all restaurants and bars in New Jersey must shut down, effective 8 p.m. today; take out service only will still be available.  “We will remain open our regular hours for anyone who wishes ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – It’s business as usual at KC’s Korner – The Norman House with the Oak Tree Avenue restaurant and bar committed to providing the community a friendly – and safe – place to gather and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.  “Here at KC’s, we are assuming business as usual,” said owner ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – This Valentine’s Day, ditch the takeout menus, schedule a babysitter, and head down to KC’s Korner for a romantic evening with your special someone.  On Friday, Feb. 14 and Saturday, Feb. 15 from 5:30 to 10 p.m., KC’s will be serving up a special three-course price fixed ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – KC’s Korner hosted a fundraiser featuring Joe DiVita’s Steel Drum Duo on Jan. 18 to benefit the South Plainfield High School (SPHS) Music Boosters.  As snow covered streets turned slick and icy Saturday night, the mellow rhythm of the steel drum warmed up the packed house at ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Joe DiVita’s Steel Drum Duo will be playing this Saturday January 18th  at KC’s Korner located at 100 Oak Tree Avenue in South Plainfield. Ten percent of all sales between 7:00pm and 10:00pm on January 18th will go to help fund the South Plainfield Music Boosters.  “This ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – KC’s Korner located at 100 Oak Tree Avenue has added Peroni to their collection of draft beers. “Peroni is now on draft all the time, but we decided we would unveil it in honor of Jimmy Garoppolo as most Fantasy Football leagues hit the second round of the playoffs,” said ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – KC’s Korner located at 100 Oak Tree Avenue has added Peroni to their collection of draft beers. “Peroni is now on draft all the time, but we decided we would unveil it in honor of Jimmy Garoppolo as most Fantasy Football leagues hit the second round of the playoffs,” said ...

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It takes just three ingredients and a few minutes to whip together this rich, creamy milk chocolate treat, perfect for a winter day. Tip: A serrated knife will make quick work of chopping up a milk chocolate bar. We recommend using high-quality chocolate for a smooth, creamy drink. Milk ...

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Unless you have been living under a boulder, you’re probably seeing (and smelling) pumpkin spice everywhere. Since Starbucks introduced its Pumpkin Spice Latte (“PSL” to the devotees) in 2003, it has become by far the company’s most popular seasonal drink with roughly 424 million sold worldwide, ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD - The Park Villa hosted their grand opening and ribbon cutting on the evening of Sept. 23 to celebrate South Plainfield’s new banquet hall and wedding venue located at 124 Case Drive.  The Park Villa is a 10,000 square foot facility and offers a spacious grand ballroom, outdoor ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – KC’s Korner – the Norman House will celebrate Oktoberfest with traditional German food and drink specials as well as live music.  Beginning this Friday and running through Oct. 5, the Oak Tree Avenue restaurant and tavern will serve up a variety of authentic main course ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Throughout the week, KC’s Korner – The Norman House of serves up a variety of lunch and dinner items prepared on site daily by Chef Pete Anticoco.  “We make everything fresh; nothing is ever frozen,” said Walter Kurilew, owner of the Oak Tree Avenue restaurant and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Fall is just right around the corner and at KC’s Korner – The Norman House that means football with various food and drink specials planned throughout the 2019-2020 season.  “At KC’s, we are ready for some football,” said Walter Kurilew, a lifelong resident of South ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Fall is just right around the corner and at KC’s Korner – The Norman House that means football with various food and drink specials planned throughout the 2019-2020 season.  “At KC’s, we are ready for some football,” said Walter Kurilew, a lifelong resident of South ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD - Angelina’s Tavern held a ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the official open of the newest addition to the South Plainfield restaurant scene on Saturday, August 24th at 11a.m.  Angelina’s is located at 2501 Plainfield Avenue and is open seven days a week, serving a variety ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – There’s a lot going on at the future site of Angelina’s Tavern with new owner Giovanni Cerbone hoping to open shortly. Last month, Cerbone purchased 2501 Plainfield Avenue  – the former site of Flanagan’s Restaurant and Pub – and its liquor license and immediately got to ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Borough of South Plainfield will participate in a weeklong effort to help less fortunate community members struggling to put food on their tables.  At a meeting June 17, Mayor Matt Anesh declared July 7 through July 12 as Foodstock Week in the borough. During this ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Sunny skies and warm temperatures served as the perfect backdrop Saturday for the Riley PTSO’s 2nd Annual Food Truck Festival.  Throughout the day June 1, close to 2,000 residents visited John E. Riley Elementary School in support of the PTSO’s family-friendly fundraiser.

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