South Jersey Food Trucks Feeding the Frontline at Cooper Hospital in Camden
Food Trucks / Fundraisers / South Jersey

South Jersey Food Trucks Feeding the Frontline at Cooper Hospital in Camden

Mary Hilbert of Mary’s Mobile Diner is on a mission to ensure the essential healthcare workers and first responders at Cooper University Hospital in Camden are supplied with fresh hot meals made to order during the recent coronavirus spike and holiday season. Earlier in the year when the pandemic first struck, Mary was able to feed over 1,000 … Continue reading

Cajun Seafood Boil Restaurant Crab Du Jour in Smooth Water During Pandemic
Cajun/Creole / North Philly / Seafood / South Jersey

Cajun Seafood Boil Restaurant Crab Du Jour in Smooth Water During Pandemic

As I reported back in June, seafood boil restaurants in the greater Philadelphia area, including South Jersey, have been on the rise despite the pandemic. In fact, the Crab Du Jour cajun seafood boil chain is opening many new locations and growing at a good clip. The first Crab Du Jour opened in Raleigh, North Carolina … Continue reading

Franklin Fountain Ice Cream Available in South Jersey
Haddonfield NJ / Ice Cream / South Jersey

Franklin Fountain Ice Cream Available in South Jersey

Beloved Old City ice cream shop Franklin Fountain began selling its ice cream in pints at one South Jersey location not long after the pandemic struck. Knowing that folks who normally commute over the bridge would be working from home, they wanted to be able to offer them a place to get their ice cream … Continue reading

Swedesboro Food Scene Heats Up with Spicy Affair Indian Cuisine
Indian / Openings / South Jersey

Swedesboro Food Scene Heats Up with Spicy Affair Indian Cuisine

When Nik and Cindy Minhas moved to South Jersey from Vancouver, British Columbia, in 2003, they noticed a distinct lack of Indian food. For the longest time, they had discussed the idea of opening an Indian restaurant in the area. Seeing that the population in Gloucester County was starting to grow and become more multicultural, … Continue reading

Ruby Buffet Becomes Ruby’s Cajun Seafood Boil
Openings / Seafood / South Jersey / South Philadelphia

Ruby Buffet Becomes Ruby’s Cajun Seafood Boil

Buffet restaurants are primarily for dining indoors. When the coronavirus stuck shutting down all restaurants, it seemed like buffets would be the first to close permanently. Converting a buffet-style restaurant to a take-out or delivery business model would be nearly impossible in order to continue operating profitably. Ruby Buffet with locations in Philadelphia, Cherry Hill, … Continue reading

South Jersey Diners & Bakery  Sell T-Shirt to Help No Kid Hungry
Fundraisers / South Jersey

South Jersey Diners & Bakery Sell T-Shirt to Help No Kid Hungry

Buy a t-shirt, help feed a kid! A trio of family-owned eateries in Gloucester County has kicked off their Eat Well, Be Well, Stay Well campaign to help No Kid Hungry, a childhood hunger charity in America. The Harrison House Diner and The Cake Boutique in Mullica Hill, NJ, and Point 40 Diner in Monroeville, NJ will be donating 15% … Continue reading

Rosé All Day, All Summer + Summer Menu at Seasons 52
Cherry Hill NJ / Seasonal / South Jersey / Wine

Rosé All Day, All Summer + Summer Menu at Seasons 52

Rosé is the drink of the summer – in fact, last year, one in three bottles purchased was rosé, and that upward trend hasn’t stopped. But not all rosés are created equal. That’s why Seasons 52 just launched its Rosé All Day, All Summer menu. We were invited to sample the rosé and summer menus … Continue reading

Discount Tickets to Down & Derby Wine Festival
Events / South Jersey / Wine

Discount Tickets to Down & Derby Wine Festival

The Down & Derby Wine Festival will be held this Saturday, May 4th at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken, NJ from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. GET $5 OFF WHEN YOU USE PROMO CODE “PHILLYGRUB” This is the area’s premier wine event where you can discover your next favorite wine, celebrate Derby Day fashion and … Continue reading

Mod Betty’s 10 Fave Retro Roadmap Eateries in South Jersey
Books / South Jersey / Travel

Mod Betty’s 10 Fave Retro Roadmap Eateries in South Jersey

New restaurants and eateries pop up all of the time in our area and while that’s very exciting, it’s always good to remember what we had in the past and take a trip down memory lane every so often. One such person keeping tabs on “cool vintage places” that still exist today is Beth Lennon … Continue reading

Where To Get Açaí Bowls in South Jersey
Healthy / South Jersey

Where To Get Açaí Bowls in South Jersey

Açaí bowls are having a moment right now. Much like their savory sister the poke bowl, they appear to be the breakout trendy food dish of 2018. Bowl food in general has been having a good year. Healthy eating with “clean” ingredients or superfoods has been trending for a while reflecting changing attitudes towards health, … Continue reading