Sunday, April 18, 2021

Let's Try

Food and restaurant reviews

Let’s Try . . . Il Forno

We often look to New York or Philadelphia for creative and sophisticated dining. But there are also a handful of places in central New Jersey, and we can add...

Let’s Try . . . Meeting House

The newest addition to the Princeton dining scene is the renovated space at 277 Witherspoon Street, the former site of Jim Nawn’s Two Sevens Eatery and Cantina.

Let’s Try … Kristine’s

Mon dieu! There is a French bistro in town and it is tres magnifique. Kristine’s has opened next to Jack Morrison’s Witherspoon Grill and is the newest addition to the Princeton dining scene.

Let’s Try . . . SweetGrass Restaurant

Hopewell has definitely become a destination location for fine dining and shopping, and SweetGrass is adding excitement to the mix with its “seasonal fare with a southern flair.” Located...

Let’s Try … Bobby’s Burger Palace

One morning last week, a commercial played on the radio for the grand opening of Bobby’s Burger Palace in MarketFair. Celebrity chef Bobby Flay, who started the casual burger...

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 . . . 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…Onsen for All

For more than 35 years Dale Krieger managed the finances of wealthy families. Yet in an ironic twist of fate that echoes the core message of the classic play...

Let’s Try… TreBar at Tre Piani

We’re ever on the lookout for new watering holes so when Jim Weaver of Tre Piani in Forrestal Village opened TreBar — Princeton’s first and only wine bar —...

The Peacock Inn

Mythology tells us that it is the phoenix that is reborn resplendent but we now know that the peacock comes back shining anew as well. The Peacock Inn at...