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Let’s Try . . . Maxine’s 2

It's a typical Saturday night in Princeton and environs. People are queued up for precious dinner spots everywhere from Blue Point Grill on Nassau Street to Big Fish and...

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…A Singles Wine Tasting

The weather was perfect on the night we ventured to Crossings Vineyard and Winery’s “Wine Tasting for Singles,” held outdoors in a covered patio adjacent to the vineyards. Although...

Let’s Try…BT Bistro

Bobby Trigg threatens to do a hat trick in our own backyard. The opening of his way-cool BT Bistro tucked into the side of the Palmer Inn (Clarion Hotel)...

Let’s Try…The Rocky Hill Inn

She’s back! The grand old lady on the corner of Princeton Avenue and Washington Street in Rocky Hill has received her initial face lift and will soon be completely...

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...

Lets Try . . . Crown of India

If you want to be treated like royalty, you need go no further than the newly renovated Crown of India restaurant at the spiffed up Princeton Meadows Shopping Plaza...

Let’s Try . . . Tre Catering

It’s a dilemma every boss faces at one time or another: The staff is fully engaged, racing toward an end-of-the-day deadline, but lunch is approaching. Letting everyone scatter for...

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...

Let’s Try…Ruth’s Chris Steak House

An icon of fine dining has finally come to Princeton and very elegant it is too. Located at Forrestal Village on Route 1 South, Ruth’s Chris Steak House...