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Maplewood Restaurant Among Five in New Jersey on 'Open Table' Top 100

Millicent K. Brody

Monday, January 27, 2014 • 2:41am


These five  New Jersey Restaurants were named on Open Table’s List of Top 100 Restaurants in the Nation
1. Cafe Matisse, Rutherford - American
2. Cotello Ristorante Italiano, Crosswicks - Italian
3. Franklinville Inn, Franklinville - Seafood
4. Nicholas, Red Bank - Contemporary American
5. Restaurant Loreana’s, Maplewood - French

The very best to each of you!
Millicent

And Now.....
GEARING UP FOR THE BIG GAME
by
Millicent K. Brody

AMUSE, 39 Elm Street Westfield, 908.317.2640
ON Big Game Day, Amuse will only be open for brunch. 

THE BIG GAME BEGINS at JOHN’S MEAT MARKET in SCOTCH PLAINS
The well-trained staff at John’s Meat Market is ready to assist with your  big Game Day preparations. Warm-up with bowls of their home made soup. From fresh vegetable to pea soup, treat your guests to platters of their shrimp, lobster, and crab meat, delivered fresh each day from the Futon Fish Market.

Consider an in-house winter Big Game Barbecue. Order any of John’s special cuts of prime beef, or chops.  Serve with baked potato or French fries, and a salad. What could be better?
Visit John’s Meat Market for their delicious ground beef. Grilled, to perfection, you’ll be tasting the best burgers.

Call and speak to any of their fine staff. They’ll be able to guide you toward ordering your Big Game favorite foods. Whether you wish your order to be plattered and ready to serve, or carefully wrapped and ready to grill, roast, saute’ or broil,  John’s Meat Market is prepared to serve your favorite cuts  of beef or seafood.  John’s Meat Market, 389 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains. 908.232.7126.

THINK BIG GAME DAY AND PAIR IT ALL WITH  DELI  KING IN LINDEN
For DELI KING IN LINDEN, Call: 908.925.3909; www.delikinglinden.com
Email:eddie@delikinglinden.com.  Please note: Free delivery on any holiday order.
Deli King’s Big Game Menu
Eddie Levy and  his Staff Suggest:
Hors D'Oeuvres
Smokey Joes and Sloppy Joes
Party Packages
Deli Platters
Wrap Platters
Cold Platters
Hot Chafing Dishes
Desserts and Bread

Please do yourself a favor. Give proprietor Eddie Levy a call. He and his staff will take excellent care of your Big Game Party needs. They’ll even deliver your order right to your door. Call: 908.925.3909.


VINNY’S PIZZA AND PASTA, 28 Eastman Street, Cranford. 908.709.9000
* 2 Large Cheese Pizzas, 12 Wings, 2 liters of soda:  $29.95
* 2 Grandma’s Pizzas, (thin crust, Sicilian with plum tomato sauce, fresh garlic, fresh mozzarella cheese, basil, Romano cheese and olive oil). Large Antipasto, Garlic Knots, 12 Mozzarella sticks, 2 Liters of soda: $54.95
* Order in advance: 3 Foot Italian Sub, 2 Large Cheese Pizzas, Large Antipasto, Garlic Knots, 12  Wings, 12 Mozzarella Sticks, Two 2 liter bottles of soda: $95.95
Vinny’s Pizza and Pasta, 28 Eastman Street, Cranford: Call: 908.709.9000. Eat In...Take Out....Catering....Delivery and Enjoy! WWW.VinnysPizzaAndPasta. com

MICHELE’S ON PROSPECT HOSTS BIG GAME DAY
To assist with your Big Game party, consider calling proprietor Lisa at Michele’s on Prospect in Westfield.  Together with her staff, she will be preparing huge Family Stadium Platters filled with sandwiches, wings,  hot-dogs, mozzarella sticks, and chicken fingers. 

According to Lisa, ”Any first time orders will  receive 10% off the regular price.”
Located at 760 Prospect Street, Michele’s offers a full array of freshly baked desserts. For more information, and to place an order, stop by, or Call: 908.228.5552.

The Big Game at Rosie's Wine Bar in Garwood
  With the Big Game being held in New Jersey, the folks at Rosie’s Wine Bar in Garwood, decided to go all out! In the days leading up to the Big Game, they’ll be paying tribute to each Super Bowl contender with their own celebration. Rosie’s will be featuring special drinks and food from their home city. The AFC celebration is Friday night. The NFC is Saturday night. Rosie’s will also be hosting a live band on Thursday, January 30th.

Beginning at  2 p.m. GAME DAY, February 2nd, the folks at Rosie’s Wine Bar will be tailgating in front of their own bar. You'll be able to watch the game on multiple 50+ inch HD screens, while enjoying  Brats, Hot Dogs, and Hamburgers outside. Indoors, they’ll be serving piping hot chicken chili, and buffalo chicken wings.

Celebrate with the folks at Rosie’s WIne Bar. The address: 514 North Ave., Garwood. Call: 908.518.WINEBAR.

            Check Out Selection of Party Packages at Chimney Rock Inn located in Bridgewater or Gillette
Pizza Parties” (2 hour package). Choose from a salad and pizza package, or an appetizer, salad, and pizza package. Includes: soda, coffee and tea. Prices start at $9.95 for a group of 15 or more people.
Limited 3 Hour Menu Package: An assortment of pizza appetizers, salad, and choice of a limited menu entree. Includes soda, coffee and tea. Starting at $16.99 per person for groups of 15 to 35 people.

Family Style  3 Hour Package: An assortment of pizza appetizers, salad, and choice of chicken, beef/pork, pasta & vegetable dish. Includes soda, coffee and tea. Starting at $16.99 per person for groups of 25 or more.

Add beer and wine to any package for an additional charge. Chimney Rock Inn: Bridgewater: Call: 732.469.4600.
Chimney Rock Inn, Gillette: 908.580.1100.


My Best to Each of You!

With five days left in the month of January, I’m wishing you good luck, good health and an abundance of warmth, and sunshine.
Again, Congratulations to our 5 New Jersey Restaurant winners!
I will be in touch with each of you.
Millicent
Mkbrody@aol.com
Do let me hear from YOU!

Millicent K. Brody is an award-winning writer and photographer and a resident of Westfield, New Jersey.  Contact her at Mkbrody@aol.com

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