Celebrity Chef Fabio Viviani Cooking Demonstration at Wild Wing Cafe in Barrington

Celebrity Chef Fabio Viviani will be leading a cooking demonstration at Wild Wing Cafe in Barrington, NJ on Sunday, January 26th starting at 9AM. He was a fan favorite on season 5 of the culinary competition show Top Chef on Bravo. Since then, he’s opened numerous restaurants around the world, started his own wine collection, […]

Former Merchantville Diner will become Merchant House, Expects March Opening

It was announced this week that the former Merchantville Diner will open as Merchant House, operated by Patti Sharp, formerly of The Station House restaurant in Haddon Heights. Merchantville is excited for this new restaurant addition that joins The Blue Monkey, Park Place Cafe & Restaurant, Charlie’s Crepes, La Guadalupana Mexican Restaurant, Sakura Japanese Restaurant, […]

Versi Vino Wine Bar Under Construction in Maple Shade

Versi Vino Wine Bar & Kitchen is currently under construction at 461 Route 38 West in Maple Shade on the site of a former, long-closed Hooters. It will join a small strip of stores which includes Dunkin Donuts, a hair salon, a nail salon, and a tobacco shop. The new wine-focused restaurant and wine shop […]

Chef-Driven Boutique Food Market Haddon Culinary is now open in Collingswood

Two chefs with tons of retail and catering experience behind them had a vision to open a new type of boutique food market in South Jersey. When specialty grocer McFarlan’s Market closed after a short stint in Collingswood last summer, they felt it was the right space at the right time to realize their dream. […]

Soul-Full Burritos at Men in the Kitchen in Pennsauken

Men in the Kitchen located at 9003 N Crescent Blvd (Route 130 South) in Pennsauken is not only serving up kicked-up sandwiches and belly-busting barbecue, but they’re also offering banging burritos and other tasty selections. The menu is heavy on BBQ pit favorites, soul food specials, and mouth-watering sides they say are so good it’ll […]

Crab Du Jour To Replace Go Stir Fry Express in Pennsauken

Crab Du Jour, a chain featuring Cajun-style seafood, will take over where Go Stir Fry Express was located on the corner of Haddonfield Road and Maple Avenue in Pennsauken. Boiled seafood platters blended with a variety of seasoning flavors and heat levels to choose from will be served low country boil style with corn and […]

Erlton Social Under Construction at The Big Event in Cherry Hill

A new pub with 24 craft beers on tap, handcrafted cocktails, and a chef-inspired menu will be opening inside of The Big Event at 1536 Kings Highway North in Cherry Hill. Erlton Social is currently under construction, according to Event Sales and Marketing Director Maggie Parker-Goins, and was announced on a local Facebook group. The […]

Authentic Korean Dishes Now Available at The Cub & Bunny Cafe in Cherry Hill

Earlier this year, The Cub & Bunny Cafe opened at 1206 North Kings Highway in Cherry Hill offering Philadelphia-based Bassett’s ice cream flavors along with bubble egg waffle sundaes. Just last month, they started offering Korean dishes such as rice bowls, Korean pancakes, and even Korean sushi. More about that in a bit. When owners […]

Local Dietitian Offers Healthy Meal Options for Pick-Up or Delivery in South Jersey

This story originally appeared in South Jersey: Locals Only. Join the group for exclusive content about the South Jersey Food Scene! Meet Josh George. He’s a registered dietitian and trained chef. He’s helping people in South Jersey eat healthy, delicious scratch-made food. He started Bariatric Boxes, a healthy food delivery service, in 2018 after leaving […]

Fun or Fad: Gobbler Panzarotti at Franco’s Place

If you’ve lived in South Jersey for any amount of time (for me, almost 8 years), you’ll probably know what a panzarotti is. It’s quite possibly South Jersey’s quintessential food. A traditional panzarotti is defined as deep-fried pizza dough filled with sauce, mozzarella cheese and choice of pizza toppings. Panzarottis were introduced by Pauline Tarantini […]