Lambertville House, Lambertville, New Jersey

Hidden in plain sight is a casually elegant bar and restaurant on Bridge Street in Lambertville, New Jersey. On any given day you might walk by the Lambertville House, and admire the architecture of the building listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The porch beckons patrons to gather in pleasant weather. This historic…

Roots Ocean Prime, in Princeton, New Jersey

There is a feeling of nostalgia when you walk into a Roots Ocean Prime Restaurant. The concept reflects the old-fashioned dining experience of a New York Style Steakhouse. The word prime refers to the grade given by the USDA to describe quality beef. At Roots, the beef is prime, center-cut, and sourced from quality ranches…

Jay’s on Third, ​Upscale Asian Fusion in Stone Harbor, New Jersey

Jay’s on Third is not your typical seaside restaurant. If you visit the New Jersey shore during the summer, you can find several places with seafood or pasta dishes. While the menus list decent options, typically, the creations lack originality. Now in its 11th year, Jay’s offers something else; seasonally inspired food that is not…

Hamilton’s Grill Room: Romance in Lambertville, New Jersey

Hamilton’s Grill Room is set back from the street in a secluded courtyard in the charming town of Lambertville, New Jersey. The location, adjacent to a peaceful canal along the Delaware River, is private. In the spring and summer months, the lush plants and outdoor seating make you feel like you are in a special…

Mediterra: The Warmth of Mediterranean in Princeton, New Jersey

Mediterra in Princeton, New Jersey has a simple goal; the restaurateurs want to make you feel at home. The second goal is to serve the best cuisine from nearly a dozen cultures surrounding the Mediterranean.  While the emphasis is on Spanish and Italian flavors, you can find dishes hailing from places like France, Greece, and Egypt….

Two Sevens: Central & South American Favorites in Princeton, New Jersey

As you step into the simple dining room with its open kitchen and streamlined décor, you wonder what Two Sevens restaurant serves. You ask yourself is it Mexican? Is it Peruvian? Yes, to both, as well as cuisine inspired by Chile, Columbia, and El Salvador. The plates are meant to be shared (like [amazon_textlink asin=’0307265528′…

Bon Appétit! French Inspired Cuisine at Cargot Brasserie, Princeton

Cargot Brasserie a modern French Bistro, opened its doors last December on the west end of the [amazon_textlink asin=’161689234X’ text=’Princeton University Campus’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’theyums-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’fad75623-78da-11e8-8b23-8914134566e6′] in the new arts and transit neighborhood near the McCarter Theater in Princeton, New Jersey. With the opening of the Lewis Center for the Arts, the area was in…

Osteria Radici: Modern Italian Cuisine in New Jersey

In the sleepy little hamlet of Allentown, New Jersey a new interpretation on classic Italian cuisine has created quite a buzz. Osteria Radici, a 24-seat storefront on South Main Street is the perfect combination of old world meets a modern artistic kitchen. When the tiny Osteria opened last fall, it quickly gained a loyal following…