Scene from an Italian Restaurant at Rick’s

2012-12-29T18:52:02+00:00

With it’s red and white checkered table cloths, the aroma of delicious garlic, and a slightly disheveled (but extremely friendly) wait-staff running around with wine openers and hot plates of food- Rick’s in Lambertville has that classic, old Italian restaurant charm. Something about the mixture of warm hospitality and bustling activity make me feel right [...]

An Evening Escape at Anton’s at the Swan

2013-01-01T22:58:24+00:00

Bar at Anton’s at the Swan On a cold winter night, there are few things I’d rather be doing than sitting next to a toasty fire, enjoying a tasty dish with a glass of red wine in hand. If that sounds like your kind of night, Anton’s at the Swan is the perfect [...]

Breakfast at Buddies

2012-12-29T18:52:35+00:00

Sitting upon the cool plastic cushioned booths; seeing short-stacks & decadent pastries perfectly reflected in the polished stainless steel appliances; simply spending a morning amid the smell of fresh coffee and perfectly baked Belgian waffles-  there’s just something about visiting a great diner that feels fantastic. The tough part, however, is finding a truly “great” [...]

New Kid on the Block: Brian’s in Lambertville

2013-01-01T22:50:52+00:00

This spring, a new restaurant is blossoming in Lambertville. Much like it's name, the cuisine at Brian's is inspired by simplicity, serving the rustic country fare of Provence and Northern Italy. Brian's atmosphere blends white-table cloth elegance with some casual touches- a single fresh flower on each table, a wood-burning oven, breakfast offerings on the [...]

Restaurant Review: D’Floret

2012-11-30T16:08:15+00:00

Almost a year after Lambertville's Cafe Galleria closed their doors due to Hurricane Irene flooding, husband and wife team, Dennis Foy and Estella Quinones, found the perfect home for their latest restaurant- D'floret. While many restauranteurs would cower at utilizing such a small space with an open kitchen, D'floret embraced it. The intimate 28-seat restaurant [...]

River Horse Pairing Dinner Recap

2012-11-30T16:20:01+00:00

Last week, our taste-buds went on a beer pairing adventure at the 2nd official Tasty Thursday event at Earl’s Bucks County.  On the last Thursday of each month, Earl’s will be hosting a special pairing dinner- with everything from Bourbon to Wine to Tequila on the list of upcoming events! After last month’s amazing Scotch [...]