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Al Fresco Dining at Blu Grotto

The writer was invited to visit Blu Grotto and the meal was complimentary. Blu Grotto is located on the grounds...
Asbury Kitchen sign installed

Asbury Kitchen by David Burke Pops Up at the Former Site of Modine

From David Burke Hospitality Management: Chef David Burke brings his culinary mastery to Asbury Park with the recent opening of Asbury...
Cul+ure Collective, Reyla, Virtual Cocktail Classes, Reyla, Asbury Park, Deb Smith

Cocktail Classes Go Virtual to Support Staff During COVID-19

As of our publish date, Reyla is open for takeout and delivery. Please check Reyla's Facebook page for the...
Jersey Bites, Michael Butler, Deb Smith, B2 Bistro + Bar, Chef Spotlight

Chef Spotlight: Chef Michael Butler Takes the Helm at B2 Bistro + Bar in Point Pleasant Beach

B2 Bistro recently welcomed a new executive chef at its Point Pleasant Beach location. Allow us to introduce Chef...
Belford Brewing, Beer Bites, Jersey Bites

Welcome to the Neighborhood: Belford Brewing

The New Jersey Bayshore is a time capsule. At one time it was the main thoroughfare to the Jersey...

A Lady Walks into a Bar…Taka

Where I Was Taka, Asbury Park, NJ When, Exactly Wednesday, October 22, 2:22 p.m. Where I Sat I sat with my back to a...
A Lady Walks into a Bar, Eatontown, Olive & Ivy, Gabrielle Garofalo, Jersey Bites, Monmouth County

A Lady Walks into a BYO…Olive & Ivy

Where I Was Olive & Ivy Mediterranean Kitchen, Eatontown, NJ When, Exactly Thursday, October 10, 7:16 p.m. Where I Sat It was a lively...

A Lady Walks into a Bar…The Whitechapel Projects

Where I Was The Whitechapel Projects, Long Branch, NJ When, Exactly Friday, September 20, 4:05 p.m. Where I Sat I headed straight to the...

Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival: September 29

Weekend Fun! On Sunday, September 29, come on out to for a day of good food, great drinks, and all-around family-friendly fun...
Mr. Shrimp, Belmar, Gabrielle Garofalo, Kim we were neightbotxo

A Lady Walks into a BYO…Mr. Shrimp

Where I Was Mr, Shrimp, Belmar, NJ When, Exactly Thursday, September 12, 11:54 a.m. Where I Sat My arrival was early (really still almost...
Red Bank Cupcakes, Red Bank Food and Wine Walk, Red Bank, Jersey Bites, Monmouth County

The Return of Red Bank’s Food & Wine Walk

I had the pleasure of attending the Red Bank Food & Wine Walk last month. The humidity was stifling...
Trama's, Highlands, Jersey Bites, Gabrielle Garofalo, A Lady Walks into a Bar, Monmouth County

A Lady Walks into a Bar…Trama’s at One Willow

Where I Was Trama's at One Willow, Highlands, NJ When, Exactly Sunday, September 1, 4:03 p.m. Where I Sat I headed straight to the...

Latest Bites

Kuffta “al ha plancha”platter – w/ Tahina, amba, Israeli salad and pickles and a side of hummus and Cabbage chickpea salad, mixed with, scallions, parsley, niagella seeds olive oil and lemon juice

Chutzpah Kitchen, Authentic Israeli Street Food, Opens in Maplewood

Manhattan restaurateur and Maplewood resident Sagi Ohayon is bringing authentic Israeli street food to Maplewood Village with a new restaurant called The Chutzpah Kitchen....