Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Let's Try

Food and restaurant reviews

Let’s Try: Naked Pizza

Last weekend I had Naked Pizza. And no, it was not top(ping)-less, nor was it prepared by a naked chef or consumed by naked diners. “Naked” means that the...

Let’s Try . . . the D&R Greenway Poetry Trail

The next time someone tells me to go take a hike, I will happily say thank you. The D&R Greenway unveiled its easy, looping Poetry Trail last autumn, and...

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. . . D’Angelo Italian Market

Bright, airy, well-stocked and convenient. What more could a downtown want? Welcome, then to the little market that can, D’Angelo, on the corner of Tulane and Spring streets. This...

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 . . . 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 . . . 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,...

Main Street’s Clocktower Cabana Bar

It’s a shore thing: the catchphrase is used by any and all New Jersey restaurants that have beach-related summer specials. The pun has gotten a little stale since it...

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...

Sampling the Sushi at MoC MoC

My spouse, George, cultivated his sushi chops in Japan and San Francisco. When lots of Japanese restaurants sprouted up in 1996, he and I did a kamikaze survey of...