Marilyn Johnson

Marilyn is a freelance writer covering the food and drink scene of South Jersey. You can find more of her writing on Philly Grub and NewsBreak.

The Fare Porter and Burgertime Holding Friendly Burger Contest in October

Marcello De Feo, the chef/owner of The Fare Porter in Haddonfield, NJ, and Dane DeMarco, the chef/owner of Burgertime in Audubon, NJ, have decided to team up to host a friendly burger contest in South Jersey, with funds raised going towards the parks & recreation departments for the respective communities where each restaurant is located. Throughout October, beginning on Saturday, October 1, and […]

Atlantic City Restaurant Week Returns October 2-7

Atlantic City Restaurant Week is a 6-day celebration of the culinary scene in Atlantic City. Now in its 14th year, Atlantic City Restaurant Week runs from Oct. 2-7, 2022, with more than 50 restaurants throughout the Atlantic City region participating, offering specially priced, multi-course lunch ($20.22) and dinner ($40.22) meals (not including beverage, tax, and gratuity). […]

Ristorante Lucca & Piano Bar in Bordentown Announces Fall 2022 Opening

Ristorante LUCCA, a uniquely upscale, authentic Italian restaurant, is pleased to announce its planned opening in the Fall of 2022. The restaurant will offer premier service within a luxurious atmosphere that is poised to become the region’s top-rated and most memorable destination for fine dining and entertainment. With senior staff fluent in Italian, Ristorante LUCCA […]

*POSTPONED* New Ridge Brewing Beer Pairing Dinner at Nunzio by Chef Michael DeLone in Collingswood

UPDATE: This event has been postponed due to a family emergency and will be rescheduled ASAP! Nunzio by Chef Michael DeLone in Collingswood is partnering with New Ridge Brewing to bring a unique beer-focused dining experience on Thursday, September 22nd, at 6:30 p.m. This is a 21+ event. Chef Michael and brewers Eric and Chris […]