Sunday, February 28, 2021

New owners, same traditions at treasured roadside ice cream stand Cream King

Cream King, the treasured ice cream oasis, opened in the mid-1950’s and has changed little since. But there has been one change this year. Cream King is under new ownership.

Exploring Mercer County’s newest food trend: ramen

No fewer than five new restaurants have opened in Mercer County the past two months with ramen in their names. Our food reporter Joe Emanski spent some time at a few local ramen restaurants to find out what all the hype is about.

Let’s take this outside: a guide to Princeton’s outdoor dining scene

Outdoor dining spots in Princeton sprout like dandelions in the spring. Some are official, others are created at little places where food and seating come together.

Original Dominick’s keeps the Trenton tomato pie in its original home

Other and more famous Trenton pie makers have moved to the suburbs, but not Dominick's

Owners announce name, opening date for new Route 130 sports bar

The new restaurant taking the place of USA Country Diner along Route 130 in Robbinsville now has a name: Robbinsville Grille and Bar.

PJ’s Pancake House opens Robbinsville location

More than two years after announcing its expansion into Robbinsville, PJ’s Pancake House has opened the doors to its new location on Main Street, near Papa’s Tomato Pies. The restaurant’s first day was May 28.

Classico Tomato Pies is setting a new standard for Trenton-style pizza

Fans of Trenton-style tomato pies will always argue about which one is best. Classico Tomato Pies, a one-year-old pizzeria in West Windsor, may be a new favorite.

The Rooted Affair aims for farm-to-table flair

Farm-to-table dining. Health and wellness. Community education. Three of the hottest lifestyle trends in America today. The Rooted Affair is getting in on all of it.

Hotpanada: Hamilton food truck serves up empanadas with international flair

Hotpanada has traditional empanadas on its menu, like the Beefenada, the Chickenada and the Bean & Cheeseanada. But that’s not all

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.