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Category: What’s Going On

Can New Jersey Bread Taste As Good as New York’s? Baker Joe Leone Says Yes!

Posted Monday, July 9, 2018 People raised in New York say the state’s water is the key to truly great […]

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The Changing Restaurant Scene

Posted Monday, June 18, 2018 I can’t remember a time when so many restaurants changed hands in such a short […]

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A Tribute to Anthony Bourdain: Chef, Writer and Searing Personality

Posted Monday, June 11, 2018 Bourdain, who took his own life at 61, was a beloved chef, author and travel […]

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Wildwood BeerFest

Posted Monday, May 28, 2018 The Wildwood Beer Fest is a beer tasting event to celebrate the art of locally […]

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Asbury Restaurant Tour

Posted Monday, April 23, 2018 Tickets on sale now! EVENT DATE: SUNDAY April 29, 2018 Free Tour Transportation All Over […]

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Bar A’s VIP Birthday Club

Posted Monday, March 12, 2018 Bar Anticipation wants to host your birthday party. Check out our amazing Birthday Club Package. […]

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Morristown’s Big Brewfest Returns

Posted Monday, February 26, 2018 By Deborah Smith for Jersey Bites It’s back and better than ever: the Big Brew […]

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Oyster Rebound: The Revival of a Jersey Crop

Posted Monday, December 18, 2017 From NJ Monthly Thirty yards behind Matt Gregg’s idling boat, a diamondback terrapin breaks the […]

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Friday Steak Night at Reef and Barrel

Posted Monday, November 13, 2017 House smoked bacon slab Small wedge salad with smoked bacon, red onion, house made blue […]

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JSRW Special Event Ticket Update

Posted Monday, October 23, 2017 We are just a few weeks away from the start of Jersey Shore Restaurant Week […]

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Lobster Night Returns to Waypoint 622

Posted Monday, October 2, 2017 Lobster Night will return Thursday 10/5. The special includes: 1 1/2 lb. Hard Shell Lobster […]

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Feast of San Gennaro – Belmar

Posted Monday, August 21, 2017 You don’t have to be of Italian descent to enjoy the Feast of San Gennaro […]

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Golf Outing at Metedeconk National Golf Club

Posted Monday, August 7, 2017 September 19, 2017 is the date for the first annual Spring Lake Community House Golf […]

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Top of the Reef

Posted Monday, July 24, 2017 One of our favorite places after the beach is the upstairs, outside bar at Reef […]

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Ebby’s Summer Promotions

Posted Monday, July 3, 2017 Open For Lunch Everyday Starting Friday July 1st $5.00 Lunch Specials from 12 noon – […]

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Summer Lunch Menu at Scarborough Fair

Posted Monday, June 19, 2017 Starters Soup of the day House Salad mixed field greens, tomatoes, carrots, radishes, seasoned croutons […]

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Avon Pavilion Offers “It’s Locals Time”

Posted Monday, May 22, 2017 Avon Pavilion is offering locals 20% off Lunch and Dinner entrees Monday-Wednesdays except May 31st […]

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31st Annual Belmar Seafood Festival

Posted Monday, May 1, 2017 May 19-21, 2017 Silver Lake Park (5th & Ocean) Belmar 4-8pm Friday 11-8pm Saturday 11-6pm […]

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Dinner in NYC

Posted Monday, April 3, 2017 We love going to NYC and trying new restaurants, especially when we can find a […]

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Prime 13 Wine Dinner by Traveling Vineyard

Posted Monday, March 20, 2017 Wine Tasting Dinner, sponsored by Traveling Vineyard with Nancy Kane (Wine Guide) and Mike Kelly […]

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Kelly Fleming Wine Dinner at Remington’s

Posted Monday, March 6, 2017 Remington’s, Manasquan is hosting a Kelly Fleming Wine Dinner on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Call […]

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The Best Private Rooms

Posted Monday, February 6, 2017 We are often asked where to have a private event. While virtually any restaurant can […]

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Hello Fresh

Posted Monday, January 16, 2017 Our good friend Amber sent us a week of Hello Fresh food….and we’re hooked. This […]

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Circus Drive-In for Sale

Posted Monday, January 9, 2017 First it was the great haute cuisine French restaurants in NYC, now it’s the Circus […]

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Creative Cocktails at Amendment 21

Posted Monday, November 28, 2016 30 beers on tap, creative cocktails and fantastic apps and comfort food has made Amendment […]

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Seasonal Liquor Licenses May Be Extended

Posted Monday, November 14, 2016 A bill to extend seasonal liquor licenses has been approved in committee and now will […]

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Whole Foods Holiday Menu

Posted Monday, November 7, 2016 Whole Foods has just published their Holiday Menu Catalog and it is amazing. If you […]

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SAVE THE DATE – “It’s A Wonderful Life”

Posted Monday October 17, 2016 Save the date for our exclusive showing of the Holiday Classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” […]

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New Restaurants!

Posted Monday, October 10, 2016 The Elbow Room opened in Bradley Beach this week in the space previously occupied by […]

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Half Moon Point Update

Posted Monday, June 27, 2016 The eagerly awaited opening of the new Half Moon Point restaurant in Point Pleasant, from […]

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709 Posts Entertainment Schedule

Posted Monday, June 6, 2016 Saturday, June 18 – Classic Flashback Band – Classic Rock Friday, June 24th – Paul […]

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Point Pleasant Jazz & Blues Fest

Posted Monday, May 30, 2016 The Jersey Shore Jazz and Blues Foundation’s (JSJBF) Summer Series of Festivals, voted “Favorite Music […]

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Rella’s Outside!

Posted Monday, May 23, 2016 Rella’s Italian Tavern, Brielle is completing work on its outdoor patio. Shortly, you’ll be able […]

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“Let Them Eat Cake…Er… Bread”

Posted Monday, May 2, 2016 There are few foods as satisfying as good homemade bread. Joe Leone’s is so good […]

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Tonight at the Jersey Shore

Posted Monday, April 11, 2016 FOOD and DRINK 1/2 Price Pasta at Yvonne’s All Day Happy Hour at Danny’s 1/2 […]

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Great New Deals from Great Restaurants

Posted Monday, March 7, 2016 Sip & Savor Thursdays at Bar Anticipation – Full menu 1/2 off. St. Patrick’s Day […]

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The Jersey Shore Cookbook – Launch Party

Posted Monday, February 15, 2016 Thursday, April 7, 6-8pm. Meet author Deb Smith Sponsored by Contributor Ama Ristorante In Ama’s […]

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Super Bowl Catering

Posted Monday, February 1, 2016 Our catering menu was made to fulfill all of your needs for any occasion. From […]

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Wine Night Out – Yvonne’s

Posted Monday January 25, 2015 Wednesday February the 11th $20 dollars Per Person  Surprise Offering for participants.   Come try […]

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Save the Date – Bar Anticipation

Posted Monday, January 11, 2016 Saturday, February 6 Annual MARDI GRAS Party – with ALMOST EASY. Tons of Beads, Boas, […]

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Sunday Brunch at The Mill

Posted Monday, January 4, 2015 Sundays are made for leisurely bunches and there is no better setting than The Mill […]

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Christmas Eve at The Mill

Posted Monday, December 21, 2015 Growing up, Christmas Eve at The Mill was a special treat and one we looked […]

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Watch the Chef – Open Kitchens

Posted Monday, December 14, 2015 As an amateur chef, I find it fun to watch the chef and his/her staff […]

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December at Doolan’s Shore Club

Posted Monday, November 30, 2015 Andy Cooney’s Classic Irish Christmas Wednesday, December 16, 2015 Starting at 8pm Gerard Esposito & […]

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Yvonne’s Debuts on ShoreFoodie.com

Posted Monday, November 23, 2015 ShoreFoodie.com welcomes Yvonne’s in Neptune. Here’s a sampling of their menu. STARTERS Eggplant Rollatini. Homemade […]

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Carton Beer Dinner at Salt Creek Grille

Posted Monday, November 16, 2015 RECEPTION Chef’s Assorted Hors d’Oeurves Boat Beer – Session Ale FIRST COURSE Pulled Pork Belly […]

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Ma Bailey’s Pre-Theater Dinner at Remington’s

Posted Monday, November 9, 2015 On Monday, December 14, 2015, ShoreFoodie.com will present a free showing of the Holiday classic, […]

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Daniel’s Bistro Unveils New Menu

Posted Monday, November 2, 2015 Daniel’s Bistro in Point Pleasant and Daniel’s Bistro By the Sea in Avon have unveiled […]

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1/2 Price Wine

Posted Monday, October 26, 2015 Everyone seems to love wine these days and when it’s 1/2 price, it’s even better. […]

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The Best Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted Monday, October 19, 2015 Being a veteran of many a Thanksgiving Dinner, I have learned over the years how […]

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What’s Going On?

Posted Monday, September 28, 2015 Schneider’s, Avon It’s Oktoberfest! No better place to spend it than the Jersey Shore’s favorite […]

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Brisk Ticket Sales for JSRW Events

Posted Monday, September 21, 2015 Ticket sales have been brisk for November Jersey Shore Restaurant Week events, with some over […]

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A Night Out for Autism

Autism Family Services of New Jersey Presents A Night Out for Autism Friday, September 11, 2015 The Mill, Spring Lake […]

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Have You Tried…Part III

Posted Monday, August 31, 2015 Here are some more great dishes we’ve tried at the jersey Shore. 709, Point Pleasant. […]

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Have You Tried…….? Part II

Posted Monday, August 24, 2015 This is the second in a series of posts on great dishes we have tried […]

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A La Carte Brunch

Posted Monday, August 10, 2015 Sometimes we don’t want a big brunch with all the trimmings, so we look to […]

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Zagat Rates Jersey Shore Restaurants

Posted Monday, July 27, 2015 The 2015 Zagat restaurant ratings place 7 Jersey Shore restaurants in the top 20% of […]

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Wine Spectator Awards – Jersey Shore

Posted Monday, July 20, 2015 While not having a Wine Spectator Award doesn’t mean you have an inferior wine list […]

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1/2 Price Wines

Posted Monday, July 13, 2015 Everyone likes a “deal” and there’s no better one than being able to drink your […]

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Favorite Sushi Spots at the Jersey Shore

Posted Monday, June 29, 2015 Sushi lovers can wax rhapsodic about the virtues of their favorite sushi places so we […]

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Dining Under the Stars

Posted Monday June 22, 2015 One of the pleasures of summer at the Jersey Shore is eating outside under the […]

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Family Friendly Simko’s

Posted Monday, June 8, 2015 Whether you’re looking to watch a sporting event (25 TV’s), plan a private party (two […]

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Top 10 Outdoor Bars – #ILoveSummer

Posted Monday, June 1, 2015 Summer is great enough on its own, but add an outside bar and it goes […]

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Eric Person at Buona Sera

Posted Monday, May 25, 2015 Date: Wednesday June 24, 2015 Time: 8:00 PM Advance Tickets: $35 Tickets at the door: […]

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The Shore’s Best Happy Hours

Posted Monday, May 18, 2015 This info is worth taping to your refrigerator! Bar Anticipation, Belmar THE SHORE’S BIGGEST HAPPY […]

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Pizza at the Jersey Shore

Posted Monday, May 11, 2015 The “best” pizza is such a subjective thing. Everyone has different tastes and everyone has […]

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Mother’s Day at the Jersey Shore

Posted Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Looking for a place to take Mom on Mother’s day? Look no further. 709. Point […]

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TASTE Award Voting to End

Posted Monday, April 27, 2015 There are just two weeks left to vote for your favorite restaurants for the 2015 […]

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Chefs Extraordinaire Event – THURSDAY

Posted Monday, April 20, 2015 Chefs Extraordinaire 2015 April 23, 2015 Spring Lake Manor, Spring Lake, NJ Call for tickets: […]

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Update on Union Landing

Posted Monday, March 30, 2015 One of the most asked questions these days is “what is going to happen to […]

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Chefs Invitational Participants

Posted Monday, March 16, 2015 The kick-off to Jersey Shore Restaurant Week is always a highly anticipated event and this […]

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New Orleans Wine Dinner at Crab’s Claw Inn

Posted Monday, March 9, 2015 Wednesday, March 11, 2015 6:30pm. $85pp Call 732-703-4447 for reswervations MENU Boudin Balls with creole […]

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Belmar Restaurant Tour

Monday, March 2, 2015 The 6th annual Belmar Restaurant Tour is coming up next Sunday, March 9, 2015 from 11:30am-4:30pm. […]

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The Great Jersey Shore Burger Contest Just Got Better

Posted Monday, February 23, 2015 JSRW and Bar A are teaming up to make this fantastic event even better. We’re […]

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Great Wine Dinners Coming Up

Posted Monday, February 16, 2015 David Burke Fromagerie, Rumson. Friday, February 20th at 7:00pm, 6-course tasting menu paired with comparative tastings […]

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Make Your Valentine’s Plans

Posted Monday, January 26, 2015 Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away and it’s on a Saturday, so make […]

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Special Packages for Wine Weekend

Posted Monday, January 12, 2015 Jersey Shore Restaurant Week has announced special packages for Jersey Shore Wine Weekend, February 27-28, […]

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Posted Monday, January 5, 2015 As the weather gets colder, a nice warm fire while you are enjoying dinner or […]

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Brisk Sales for Jersey Shore Wine Weekend

Posted Monday, December 29, 2014 The third Jersey Shore Wine Weekend is scheduled for February 27-28, 2015 at the Ocean […]

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Holiday Events at The Crab’s Claw Inn

Posted Monday, December 15, 2014 Crab’s Claw Inn, Lavallette SATURDAY, DECEMBER 27TH Founders “Tap Take-Over” Happy Hour Pricing on Founders […]

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Birravino Olive Oil and Wine Tastings

Posted Monday, December 8, 2014 Tuesday, December 9th. 5-7pm. Sicilian Olive Oil and Holiday Wine Tasting A Holiday tasting of […]

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TONIGHT! Tasting with Wine Enthusiast’s Winemaker of the Year!

Posted Monday, December 1, 2014 Come to Birravino, Red Bank, for a meet and greet tasting with Carlo Ferrini of […]

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“It’s A Wonderful Life” Free at the Algonquin.

Posted Monday, November 24, 2014 Shore Foodie.com’s free presentation of the classic Christmas tale, “It’s A Wonderful Life” starring Jimmy […]

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“It’s A Wonderful Life”…Buona Sera Holiday Parties

Posted Monday, November 17, 2014 Shore Foodie is presenting a free screening of the classic Christmas tale, “It’s A Wonderful […]

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This Week! Tastings at Birravino

Posted Monday, November 10, 2014 Everyday Classics of Sicily TUESDAY NOVEMBER 11 5-7pm Everyday classics of Sicily A complimentary tasting […]

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Holidays at David Burke Fromagerie

Posted Monday, November 3, 2014 THANKSGIVING IN RESTAURANT: Hours: 12 PM – 8 PM, prix-fixe menu served all day Bar […]

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JSRW and Harpoon Willy’s on Fox’s “Good Day New York”

Posted Monday, October 13, 2013 Jim Flynn, Chairman of Jersey Shore Restaurant Week and Jimmy Scarponi, owner of Harpoon Willy’s […]

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Fireside Drinking and Dining

Posted Monday, October 13, 2014 There’s nothing better than a drink or dinner near a fire when the weather is […]

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Record Number of Restaurants in JSRW

Posted Monday, September 22, 2014 The largest number of restaurants in its 5 year history have signed up for Jersey […]

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Play, Dine, Stay in Red Bank

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014 Just because summer has ended, it doesn’t mean you can’t still have a great getaway […]

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Private Rooms….Private Parties

Posted Monday, September 8, 2014 We are frequently asked where to find a private room for a shower, a small […]

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Beautiful Sunsets and Great Food

Posted Monday, September 1, 2014 Summer isn’t over yet. Still time to enjoy beautiful sunsets and fabulous cuisine at Red’s […]

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JSRW Finalizes November Events

Posted Monday, August 25, 2014 Thursday, November 6, 2014 BIG BAND BASH It’s a throwback to the 40’s with classic […]

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Memorable Summer Dishes

Posted Monday, August 11, 2014 Here’s some of the most memorable dishes we’ve encountered this summer. Poached Pear Bistro. Point […]

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Ethnic Dining at the Jersey Shore

Posted Monday, August 4, 2014 Sometimes you just get a hankering for a specific type of food, so here’s a […]

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Favorite Summer Fun at The Shore

Posted Monday, July 28, 2014 With only a month left in the summer, here’s just a few of the things […]

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Fratello’s Gets Outdoor Dining Approval

Posted Monday, July 21, 2014 Fratello’s in Sea Girt has received town approval to create an outdoor dining space in […]

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Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Fest

Posted Monday, July 14, 2014 The Jersey Shore Jazz and Blues Foundation’s (JSJBF) Summer Series of Festivals continue at the […]

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It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Shore Foodie

Posted Monday, July 7, 2014 On many Shore beaches this summer, you’re likely to look up and see a plane […]

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Upcoming Events at the Jersey Shore

Posted Monday, June 23, 2014 25th Annual Asbury Park Jazz June 28, 2014 – June 29, 2014 Sunset Avenue, Asbury […]

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Apres Beach

Posted Monday, June 16, 2014 When you’ve had enough sun and need a cold one after the beach here are […]

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Shore Foodie to Implement Loyalty Program

Posted Monday, June 2, 2014 Shore Foodie will shortly implement a Dining Loyalty Program to encourage subscribers to patronize participating […]

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Jersey Shore Restaurant Week Announces Events

Posted Monday, May 26, 2014 Jersey Shore Restaurant Week has announced its November schedule and slate of events. Restaurant Week […]

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Union Landing Sale Imminent

Posted Monday, May 12, 2014 The Schimdt Family has confirmed the imminent sale of Union Landing in Brielle after 35 […]

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Our Favorite Places to Eat and Drink…Outside

Posted Monday, May 5, 2014 At some point, the weather is going to get nice and everyone is going to […]

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Best Wine Lists at the Jersey Shore…and Beyond

Posted Monday, April 28, 2014 Each year Wine Spectator Magazine presents its awards for the best wine lists in the […]

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6 Top Jersey Shore Breakfast Spots

Posted Monday, April 21, 2014 We think the best restaurants, no matter what meals they serve, are those that offer […]

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Book Launch – Meatball Gala – Beer Dinner

Posted Monday, April 14,2014 The Entrepreuerial Class at Monmouth University is publishing a book, “eNJoy: A Taste of New Jersey” […]

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Easter Dinner – April 20th

Posted Monday, April 7, 2014 Easter is just around the corner, so here’s some help in deciding where to go. […]

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Burger Contest, Asbury Restaurant Tour,

Posted Monday, March 31, 2014 “The Great Jersey Shore Burger Contest” returns to Bar Anticipation in Lake Como on Saturday, […]

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JSRW Announces Participating Restaurants

Posted Monday, March 24, 2014 These restaurants will be participating in Jersey Shore Restaurant Week, April 4-13, 2014. Visit Jersey […]

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FIRST BITES Menu-Tre Amici Moving

Posted Monday, March 17, 2014 Jersey Shore Restaurant Week has posted its menu for FIRST BITES: Kick-Off to Restaurant Week. […]

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Comings, Goings, Specials

Posted Monday, March 10, 2014 Allure Oyster Bar and Grill is going into the Garfield’s (Charlie Brown’s) location in Brielle […]

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Rt 35 Roadwork Dabacle

Posted Monday, March 3, 2014 As you may know, there has been major roadwork on Rt. 35 from Bay Head […]

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Jersey Shore Restaurant Week Announces April Events

Posted Monday, February 24, 2014 The 10th Jersey Shore Restaurant Week is scheduled for April 4-13, 2014. Nearly 70 restaurants […]

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This Week: Jersey Shore Wine Weekend

Posted Monday, February 17, 2014 Last chance for tickets to Jersey Shore Wine Weekend, February 21-22, 2014 at the Ocean […]

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Jersey Shore Restaurant Week Returns

Posted Monday, February 10, 2014 The Spring Jersey Shore Restaurant Week is scheduled for April 4-13, 2014. Restaurants will offer […]

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The Brunch Lady

Posted Monday, January 27, 2014 From a subscriber:”Had an NFL playoff weekend party catered yesterday by The Brunch Lady (Melissa). […]

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Brisk Ticket Sales for Jersey Shore Wine Weekend

Posted Monday, January 20, 2014 Ticket sales are selling briskly for Jersey Shore Wine Weekend, scheduled for February 21-22, 2014 […]

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Hurrican Sandy Benefit

The recovery efforts aren’t over. Hundreds of individuals, families and businesses are still digging out of the disaster that hit […]

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Taste Great Wines This February

Where can you taste these great wines in one weekend? Pio Cesare Barolo Louis Roederer Cristal Champagne A $100+ Cabernet […]

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New Year’s Eve at the Jersey Shore

New Year’s Eve is just a few weeks away`and while most restaurants will be open, these are offering a little […]

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Best of 2013 Dinner

Experience one of the best restaurants in the region as Chef Nicholas Harary and his team created this “best of […]

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Thanksgiving at the Shore

Don’t feel like cooking for the Holiday. Lots of Jersey Shore restaurants are open and serving Thanksgiving dinner. Here’s a […]

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Jersey Shore Restaurant Week Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Jersey Shore Restaurant Week celebrates its 5th anniversary and its 9th Restaurant Week, November 8-17, 2013. 65 restaurants will offer […]

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