New Jersey

Find the best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, ice cream, and more in New Jersey. We also have tags for many of the individual cities in the state, which you can browse here.

Everything You Need to Know About Wawa, the World's Most Beloved Convenience Store

There are two types of people in this world. Those who have no idea what Wawa is and those who are obsessed with it. For the uninitiated, Wawa (pronounced wah-wah) is a chain of convenience stores...

Rebecca's Edgewater

by EDANTES 6 days ago

Went to Rebecca's in Edgewater Friday Night. Restaurant is tucked into a quiet street of the main road. Food was excellent. Appetizers were delectable: jerk chicken skewers had excellent flavo...

Anyone dined in an 'igloo' yet?

by gutreactions 20 days ago

Due to Covid protocols, restaurants have been trying all sorts of outdoor enclosures for safe dining. Igloos, tents, little greenhouses. Thinking of doing an igloo meal locally. What to look for? W...

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Fairway Markets sold...

by gutreactions 12 months ago

Fairway Markets in Manhattan, including the iconic store in Harlem, have been sold to Village Super Market, owner of several Shop Rite Super Market locations, reports say. The remaining Fairway Mar...

Conca D’oro chocolate cookie bars

by TAS826 1 year ago

Hello. I was hoping someone may have a recipe posted in a 1970s Bon Appetit RSVP. It was for an Italian cookie from a bakery in NJ called Conca D’oro. The bakery will no longer share the recipe but...

Take-Out & Delivery services right now in metro N.Y...

by gutreactions 10 months ago

During the coronavirus crisis, the restaurant business has now been whittled down to take-out & delivery within prescribed hours in New York, New Jersey & Connecticut. While some establishments off...

Seeking Good Nori Deals in Northern NJ

by scott123 2 months ago

My local Taiwanese grocer (Top Quality Market in Parsippany) usually has pretty good prices, but, the Nori sheets start at $45/lb and go up from there. I don't find myself in the Edgewater area muc...

Lemon Meringue Pie in NJ or NY

by jpbernhard 2 months ago

Does anyone know of any bakeries in the northern NJ area or even in Rockland/Westchester in NY that make a real lemon meringue pie? When I say "real" I mean that they use beaten egg whites for the...

NJ Diner Sausage - I give up!!

by pktaske 8 years ago

Searched the internet for the past two weeks with no luck. I though I had struck gold when I followed up on a recommendation for Thumanns Links...but whe I went to pick up my 10 pound box, it was t...

Is your favorite McDonald's Ice Cream Machine broken?

by gutreactions 3 months ago

A frustrated McDonald's fan has launched a website that will tell you which McDonald's Ice Cream machines are working in your area. Many seem to break down. It is a new launch, of course, but a nov...

Everybody's Cafe in Red Bank

by LisaWC 5 months ago

Does anyone remember a small Red Bank restaurant in the 1980's called Everybody's Cafe? Later I believe it was called the Eurasian Eatery. They had a delicious cheese soup on their menu that I've...

Fast Food from the Past Dude

by Torpedo 4 months ago

When I was a kid the words fast and food never were used together in a sentence. Some form of the phrase usually came from your Mom warning you to “Slow down, you’re eating too fast, chew your food...

Mallomars are Coming!

by jayjay 4 months ago

Next week Nabisco will be releasing their 2020 vintage of Mallomars. Last year my local Shoprite had a display taller than me; and I'm six feet.

Donahue's Restaurant on ret-23 wayne

by bogsidebunny 10 years ago

Does anyone remember a restaurant called Donahue's on Rte 23 in Wayne, NJ just North of the Rte-46 intersection? I know it's been gone a long time but I have memories of it being a fine place t...

Where's the fresh corn?

by gutreactions 7 months ago

We have been unable to find good fresh corn this season in our area of metro New York, Westchester County, to be exact. What we did find was skimpy at best. Where has it all gone? How about where y...

Seaside zeppoles

by veganhater 7 years ago

Last year I had terrible zeppoles on the boardwalk. Any recs on where to find some good ones? Also, any tips on seaside park/heights food would be appreciated. Current plans include ebbys, maruca'...

Wisconsin cheese demand in volatile times

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by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

This newsletter from the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association has some interesting observations on the shifts in demand at the food service and consumer level and the resulting price volatility. Due...

Wayne back in the day

by legsdiamond12 8 years ago

Posting about Pinto's in Hackensack last week made me nostalgic. I was essentially raised in Wayne, and when we ate Italian out as a family or got a pizza, it was from Gabriel's on Rt. 23 (this wou...

Mr. Bee's - Bridgewater NJ

by memling 16 years ago

Hello Chowhounds, I am planning a trip to central NJ this weekend coming up, and had totally sold my travelling companion on a side trip for some hamburgers at Mr. Bee's in Bridgewater. It's be...

The Life and Times of the Buttered Roll

by sadie 3 years ago

Dear NYC CH friends, Although I lurk on these boards nearly every day, today I'm writing with a general inquiry for a piece I'm writing. Specifically, on the Buttered Roll. It (by which I mean ...