Sunday, January 20, 2019

Pho, flautas, beer bars: area restaurant scene shakeup continues

Few retail sectors are as dynamic as the restaurant business, and the scene in and around Mercer County has been changing in dramatic fashion over the past year.

Pho hits the spot in Princeton

Food reporter Joe Emanski sat down with Tom Le, owner of The Pho Spot, to learn more a bout the tiny new Vietnamese restaurant in Princeton Shopping Center.

Coming soon on Nassau Street: Sakrid Coffee Roasters, Small Bites by Local Greek

If you thought Princeton needed another coffee shop, you may be in the minority, but you’re in luck.

Pork Chop’s BBQ coming to Capitol Plaza in Ewing

Pork Chop's BBQ is opening up a second location in Ewing's Capitol Plaza. The Portuguese-inspired barbecue restaurant has leased a 2,700-square-foot space.

West Windsor Whole Foods delivery now available for Amazon Prime members

Food shopping along the Route 1 corridor just got a little easier. Earlier this week, Amazon expanded their Whole Foods Market delivery service for Prime members. 

Annual Pizzeria Showdown returns to Hamilton Oct. 17

The Saint Raphael Holy Angels Parish Center is hosting the 5th annual Pizzeria Showdown contest on Wednesday, Oct. 17 from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Experience the tastes of autumn at Blooming Grove Inn

Autumn is in the air, and Blooming Grove Inn — located West Upper Ferry Road, in Ewing — has the tastes of Autumn in their new cocktail and dining menus.

Moe’s Southwest Grill opening on Quakerbridge Road in Lawrence

Moe's Southwest Grill is opening another Mercer County location in the Quakerbridge Village Commons next month. 

Ethnic dining offerings expand in Princeton

The newest addition to the restaurant offerings at Princeton Shopping Center is the Pho Spot, opening soon in the corner space near Cross Culture Indian restaurant and Dunkin Donuts.

After months of delays, Robbinsville PJ’s Pancake House nears completion

After months of delays, the Robbinsville location of PJ’s Pancake House nears completion. Owner John Procaccini said his eatery will open by late fall.