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Six NJ Restaurants Make National OpenTable List

After reviewing more than 5 million restaurant reviews, online reservation and review service OpenTable named six New Jersey restaurants to its 2014 Diners’ Choice list for the Top 100 Best Neighborhood Gem Restaurants in America. Camden County dominated the Jersey contingency with Casa Bella Trattoria of Haddonfield, Crux Café of Audubon, and L’Oceano Ristorante and El Sitio Steak Grille & Café of Collingswood all being […]

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Foodie Things to Do This Weekend and Beyond

Event details are subject to change without notice. Please confirm directly before heading out! THIS WEEKEND: July 11 to 13: What’s better than barbecue and blues? North Wildwood has both, and is home to the New Jersey State BBQ Championship & Anglesea Blues Festival. See who has the best barbecue skills with teams competing from all over the […]

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Chef Spotlight: Mark Smith of The Tortilla Press

By now, most Jersey food enthusiasts are familiar with the dining scene in Collingswood. It has become a model by which other towns in South Jersey are hoping to follow to help in their revivals. While newer places, such as  Zeppoli, grab the attention as The Next New Shiny Thing, there were anchor restaurants that […]

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Nunzio’s Ristorante Rustico in Collingswood

Truffles and More Last month, Chef Nunzio Patruno of Nunzio’s Ristorante Rustico, in Collingswood, offered a preview tasting of his annual Truffle Dinner. Each year during truffle season, Chef Patruno celebrates mother nature’s diamonds in the rough by preparing a five-course dinner of delicious truffle-inspired dishes. Patruno’s Truffle Dinner menu for this year included a […]

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Zeppoli in Collingswood

Zeppoli Enchants With Soul-Satisfying Sicilian Fare On a recent Monday evening, I ventured over to Collingswood to check out Zeppoli, a restaurant that has been on my radar screen due to the many accolades it has received. As I walked in, I noticed that the place was packed, even on a weeknight. As I dug […]

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Whole Foods Market Makes a Difference in Camden

On Wednesday, November 13th, representatives from Whole Foods Market visited the Camden Children’s Garden (CCG) to present them with a $12,000 gift to support the work of the Camden City Garden Club (CCGC). The club provides educational and gardening programs at CCG and throughout Camden neighborhoods. Since May 2012, Whole Foods has fostered a relationship […]

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Cherry Hill Restaurant Week

Shop and Savor: Cherry Hill Mall’s Restaurant Week

It wasn’t long ago when eating at the mall meant a slice of pizza or a soft pretzel between changing rooms. Don’t get me wrong, Auntie Anne’s is the mall to a Jersey girl like me, along with Orange Julius and Cinnabon calorie splurges. While most of those options are still available, it adds a little […]

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Woksabi in Collingswood

Collingswood was not always a hip town, but as of late, it’s easy to find great food on every corner. One of the best of these fresh, interesting restaurants is Woksabi, which specializes in exceptional Japanese-American fusion sushi. Located on Haddon Avenue, Woksabi offers an array of sushi, sashimi, and hibachi served up in their […]

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Zinburger Opens Third NJ Location in Cherry Hill

Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar opens it’s third NJ location today on Haddonfield Road in Cherry Hill. Marketed as an upscale burger restaurant, Zinburger offers gourmet burgers paired with wine. From March 5 – March 8, Zinburger will donate 15 percent of sales to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Burlington, Camden & Gloucester Counties. […]

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Bombay Local Pizza: A Bold & Not So Local Taste in Voorhees

It’s not immediately apparent there is something different about this Voorhees pizzeria until you notice the TV set tuned to M Tunes Bollywood musicals and the Indian travel posters. Brothers and partners, Sagar and Parag Poonawala, worked on Wall Street for several years but we’re looking for a different piece of the pie. They had […]

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