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Let’s Try . . . Elements Asia and Java Moon

When your favorite person says the three words you most long to hear, "let's eat out," your first thought is probably not a strip mall next to a cornfield....

Let’s Try . . . Efe’s Mediterranean Grill

Some things are expected when a new restaurant opens in town: longer-than-expected waits, confusion over orders, a staff learning on the job. What I did not expect to see...

The Underground Cafe

Euro-chic is alive and well in Princeton. Located on Hulfish Street, below the former location of the Corkscrew Wine Shop, the Underground Cafe offers visual as well as...

Princeton Sports Bar and Grill

The change happened quietly in a matter of just a few days: the basement restaurant at 128 Nassau Street that was home to Sotto Ristorante and Lounge until late...

Bandito’s

Yo quiero Margarita! If you are a fan of good tequila then Bandito's in the South Brunswick Square Mall on Route 1 South is the place to be. Located...

Let’s Try…Sunny Garden

Sunny Garden has long been a cure for the fed-up frazzles. When anxiety levels mount, we head for the Chinese restaurant at 15 Farber Road, just off Route 1,...

Let’s Try…Tom Yum Goong

Books should never be judged by their covers and restaurants should never be judged by their facades. The entrance to Tom Yum Goong on Nassau Street is easy to...

Let’s Try . . . Metro North

It almost makes you believe in reincarnation. Metro North is the welcome new life for the beloved venue once known as the Rusty Scupper on Alexander Road. The location,...

Let’s Try . . . Cross Culture

Subdued lighting, soft voiced servers who greet you gracefully, comfortable seating. A new wildly expensive dining experience too posh to be called a restaurant? No, a new Indian venue...

Let’s Try … The Whitlock Inn

You’ll never see it in an atlas but there is a small piece of Bucks County smack in the middle of Dayton in central New Jersey. Amid the proliferation...