Stories from New Jersey Diners: Monuments to Community by Michael C. Gabriele

Diners are where communities across the Garden State go to celebrate milestones, form lifetime bonds and take comfort in food. Daily life at the counter or in the booth inspires sentimental recollections that reflect the state’s spirit and history. Late-night eats fueled Wildwood’s wild rock-and-roll days. An entrepreneur traveled eight thousand miles from India and […]

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant in Maple Shade Turns 10!

This month, Iron Hill Brewery in Maple Shade will celebrate a decade since it opened at 124 East Kings Highway. To commemorate its 10th anniversary, they are throwing a Decade in the Shade Party on Saturday, August 17th from 2pm to 6pm. There will be a buffet, live music, games, and giveaways. Tickets will be […]

Founder & Signer Brings Burgers to Haddonfield Farmers Market

Founder & Signer recently popped up with their upscale burger concept at Haddonfield Farmers Market… and they sold out by 11:30 a.m. Sliders were featured on the menu which offered a taste of things to come when they eventually open a storefront in town. Details are not yet available on where exactly that will be […]

Out of this World Menu at Redz Restaurant

Redz Restaurant, known for their American inspired fare, is excited to celebrate one of the most historically monumental events in America – the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11’s Lunar Landing.  The special promotion takes flight Saturday, July 20th and will orbit through the end of July. The menu, which pays homage to all things lunar, features $11 and […]

Healthy Garden Cafe to Open in Collingswood This Week

Healthy Garden Cafe, which has locations in Moorestown and Voorhees, will open another local eatery in Collingswood this Wednesday, July 17th with a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, July 19th. It will be located at 740 Haddon Avenue, joining an already exciting food scene in the borough. The all-day cafe specializes in […]

Maui’s Dog House in North Wildwood Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Maui’s Dog House in North Wildwood is celebrating its 20th anniversary today. The iconic hot dog stand at the popular Jersey shore town opened in 1999 with one mission: to provide families an inexpensive place to eat good food. Mission Accomplished! The menu at Maui’s features over 20 different hot dog variations using German franks […]

California Pizza Kitchen Has Closed; Midici To Open Later This Year at Cherry Hill Mall

The California Pizza Kitchen in the Cherry Hill Mall has closed permanently. All social media pages have been removed and it’s no longer listed on the corporate website. We enjoyed a few meals there over the years, but I have to admit, the last time we went (earlier this year) it was pretty dead in […]

South American Restaurant Que Ricas “Opening Soon” in Westmont

A new restaurant specializing in South American fare such as empanadas and arepas will be opening on Haddon Avenue in Westmont. Que Ricas announced on Facebook today that it will be “opening soon” with “a menu that caters to meat lovers, vegans, and the gluten-free community as well as featuring many locally sourced and organic […]

Valente’s Italian Specialties Launches Cilento Sandwich Co.

Valente’s Italian Specialties has launched Cilento Sandwich Co., Haddonfield’s first Virtual Restaurant. It will operate out of Valente’s storefront at 7 Kings Court Proprietor Marcello De Feo explains, “A hole was left in Haddonfield when Angelo’s Pizzeria moved and Marie’s Sandwich Shop shut down. We’re opening Cilento to help fill that hole with fresh, authentic, […]

A New Heart Beet Kitchen Will Sprout Up in Cherry Hill

Heart Beet Kitchen, the plant-based, organic, gluten-free, dairy-free, BYOB restaurant based in Westmont, NJ, will put down roots in Cherry Hill indicating a growing interest in clean, plant-based eating in South Jersey. Owner Ashley Coyne confirmed they’re shooting for a mid-July opening at the current Esti’s Besty’s space in Plaza 38 at 2442 Route 38. […]