Captain Paul’s Firehouse Dogs

July 31, 2017

Who can resist a Jersey hot dog stand in the summer? (more…)

Morgan’s Island Grill

July 15, 2017

Morgan’s Island Grill is an excellent spot in Mercer County for Jamaican fare: jerk, curry and stewed chicken; whiting, shrimp and snapper made to order; and hearty beef and chicken patties. The jerk spice rub here is sweeter than others I’ve tried, but still assertively spicy. There’s curry chicken or goat roti on the menu, and ackee and saltfish with callaloo and fried dumplings on weekends. The tidy storefront in downtown Hightstown, NJ has half a dozen tables to eat in, and does a brisk take out business.

Mistral

April 7, 2017

Precious Kitchen

November 26, 2016

Kochi

October 23, 2016

Vidalia

March 15, 2016

Papa’s Tomato Pies

October 23, 2015

A favorite spot for Trenton, NJ’s famous “tomato pies” for more than a century, Papa’s, now in Robbinsville, is still serving pizza with the sauce on top, and plenty of nostalgia on the side. (more…)

Tír na nÓg

March 16, 2015

Pho Tan

November 15, 2014

La Chapinita

November 15, 2014