Thursday, April 22, 2021

Let's Try

Food and restaurant reviews

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...

Let’s Try…East

The second jewel in the crown for the Village Center in Plainsboro is the new Asian restaurant East. Located around the corner from Positano Mediterranean Grill (U.S. 1 August...

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…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 . . . Shanghai Park

A recent rave review in the New York Times of the newly opened Shanghai Park in the Princeton Shopping Center had us eager to try this renovated eatery. Located...

Let’s Try…The Peacock Inn

You had to look closely last week to see the “Now Open” sign that quietly appeared in front of the Peacock Inn on Bayard Lane in Princeton. It was...

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: Calico Grill

A new star is born just off Nassau Street. The Calico Grill, behind Cox’s Market in a formerly under utilized space adjacent to a municipal parking lot, opened earlier...

Let’s Try: Basilico

There’s an old saying that goes “The third time’s a charm.” If that’s truly the case, Basilico, a recent addition to Hopewell’s growing dining scene, should lead a doubly...

Let’s Try…On the Bone

Who among us, save the vegetarians, doesn’t hanker for a good steak or plump pork chop every once in a while as a change from the virtuous chicken and...