Saturday, June 23, 2018

Old pizzeria has new pasta-bilities

Mike Azzaro may not have inherited his father’s nickname of “Tomato Pie Mike,” but the Via Roma II owner still makes pizza the same way his family has since...

New restaurant with Ewing roots opens in Trenton

TC Nelson sat at the bar of Trenton Social, his under-renovation restaurant at 449 South Broad Street and answered, not for the first time, the question of whether he...

Brothers Pizza back to business after roof scare

Two weeks after the incident, people still called Brothers Pizza with the question. “Are you guys open?” they would ask. It may be an odd question to ask of a business...

Pennington Quality Market: a store for the generations

Mike Rothwell didn’t immediately join the business venture when his father, Larry, purchased Pennington Quality Market in 1981. Nine years later, in 1990, he did, and he says he...

Saucy new bar and Grill opens at 11 Front

The name, Eleven Front, is also the address of a new bar and grill opened by newly minted Trentonians Karolyn and Vince Ippolito, who moved from Pennington to live...

For one man, Cheeburger is paradise

It wasn’t the 1950s-style neon lights, the soda fountain or the old-fashioned stools and chairs that attracted John Lim to Cheeburger Cheeburger—it was a “fring” basket and a burger...

Stella’s Pizza Parlor serves tradition with a side of innovation

A chicken fajita pizza might not seem like traditional Italian dining, but Tony Giordano said he stays true to Italian culinary tradition when he prepares one. Giordano, of Stella’s Pizza...

Nathan’s owner struggles with location

When Tom Park retired and became a restaurant owner, he didn’t expect to be making constant calls to the township or working alone behind a food counter most days. But...

New winery delivering on grape expectations

As the afternoons at Terhune Orchards go from chilled to frigid and autumn turns to winter, the farm that bustles with activity and commerce through the apple-picking months typically...

From upstart to institution

It may be hard to remember that 17 years ago last month, the thirsty people of Princeton didn’t have many options if they wanted a good cup of coffee...