Thursday, October 29, 2020

Let's Try

Food and restaurant reviews

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...

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...

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…Hanami

Keep a sharp eye out for the strikingly colorful advertising graphics featuring a smiling cherry tree and be ready for the newest addition to the dining corridor on Route...

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...