Posted: Tuesday January 7, 2014, 1:10 PM
Posted: Sunday December 15, 2013, 2:20 PM
If Sergio's Missione aims to satisfy on all fronts, from eminently eatable food to impeccable service, then I have just two words for you: mission accomplished.
Posted: Thursday August 15, 2013, 12:59 PM
There are steakhouses and there are steakhouses. The former slap some half-decent meat on a plate, throw some sides at you and call themselves a steakhouse. The latter serve up gorgeous cuts of meat with relentless service and a touch of attitude. Cliffs Steakhouse stands firmly among the latter.
Posted: Friday April 19, 2013, 11:32 AM
With fine Turkish specialties as the primary fare, the name Europe Café & Grill at first seems misleading. Co-owner Ersin Iscan says there are good reasons for it, though — most important being that it's meant to reflect wider regional influences in the cuisine he offers.
Posted: Monday April 15, 2013, 1:58 PM
Lisa's Mediterranean Kitchen is homey and good.
Posted: Thursday April 4, 2013, 10:23 AM
Standing out amid the legions of Italian restaurants in Bergen can be tough. But if combining impeccable service, charming ambience and delicious food is the way to do it, then Dino's Restaurant is well on its way.
Posted: Friday March 29, 2013, 2:06 PM
Dave "Fink" Finkelstein brings good barbecue back to Bergen at his eponymous restaurant.
Posted: Friday March 22, 2013, 3:27 PM
On good nights — say, when the monolithic TV is tuned to the Retro station and diners are entertained by kitschy Bollywood musical numbers from the Fifties, Sixties and Seventies — eating at Diwani can feel homey, like dining in front of the tube with takeout.
Posted: Tuesday March 19, 2013, 10:11 AM
Popular Montclair restaurant Raymond's opens in Ridgewood
Posted: Thursday March 14, 2013, 3:25 PM
The Bouwerie, is where intrepid travelers will find an excellent meal and friendly service in Old Tappan.
Posted: Friday March 8, 2013, 2:18 PM
Red Hen Bistro in Wood-Ridge couldn't stray further from the "go big" model. The 22-seat restaurant is open only on Fridays and Saturdays, and walk-ins are not encouraged.
Posted: Friday February 22, 2013, 3:18 PM
Old school meets old fashioned
Posted: Thursday February 21, 2013, 11:10 AM
Owners of Axia and the former Baste open a new restaurant in Ridgewood.
Posted: Tuesday February 12, 2013, 2:18 PM
Located in a primarily residential part of Carlstadt, on the outside The Balcony looks a little Romanesque, complete with statuettes recessed into the exterior walls. Inside, the venue is divided into several sections, capable of holding a total of about 240 guests.
Posted: Friday January 25, 2013, 9:58 AM
In its new location, The Kitchen offers a swanky backdrop for Chef Wade New's remarkable food.
Posted: Friday January 18, 2013, 12:22 PM
Dos Cubanos offers an easy way for those unfamiliar with Cuban food to try it in a lively setting.
Posted: Thursday January 17, 2013, 11:08 AM
Customzied burgers are on the menu at Burgerwood.
Posted: Wednesday January 16, 2013, 8:00 AM
If Italian restaurants are a dime a dozen in Bergen County, the solid food and extensive menu at Bel Posto in Hackensack are worth at least a few quarters.
Posted: Friday January 11, 2013, 12:04 PM
Bat Barry's is an upscale and striking addition to downtown Westwood.
Posted: Thursday January 10, 2013, 10:52 AM
Their foods are often so distinctly different, it's easy to forget that China and India share a border. But when Chinese immigrants started moving to India, the flavors of each cuisine began to combine into a hybrid cuisine that remains popular in India to this day.
Posted: Monday November 26, 2012, 11:55 AM
There are plenty of Turkish dishes offered at Europe Café & Grill, but owner Ersin Iscan says he gave his new restaurant in Tenafly a name that reflects the broader focus of its menu.
Posted: Friday November 16, 2012, 5:18 PM
Kamal Palace has an expansive menu and a welcoming staff, making it a good option for a casual Indian dinner if you live locally.
Posted: Thursday November 8, 2012, 11:24 AM
With a warm atmosphere inside and an airy patio in the summer months, Fort Lee's Santorini Taverna features a menu of capably prepared standards.
Posted: Monday October 22, 2012, 3:38 PM
Find Lebanese fusion fare at La'Mezza
Posted: Friday October 19, 2012, 5:26 PM
Alberto Dautaj, the owner of two Passaic County restaurants, has opened a Northern Italian restaurant in Tenafly.
Posted: Thursday October 4, 2012, 10:11 AM
Behind the unusual name is an exciting new restaurant offering Chinese-Indian food.
Posted: Friday September 28, 2012, 2:08 PM
Pearl Restaurant is a recently expanded new American restaurant in Ridgewood.
Posted: Friday September 7, 2012, 12:13 PM
Francesca's Pizzeria is a small Italian restaurant with a lot of heart and Sicilian flavors.
Posted: Friday August 31, 2012, 2:13 PM
Mykonos Restaurant in North Arlington is a small, no-frills casual Greek restaurant.
Posted: Monday August 27, 2012, 11:31 AM
Joyce Venezia Suss takes a first look at Farmhouse Cafe