Eno Terra sits amidst lush surroundings in a beautiful mansion steeped in history. The majestic setting is just the beginning of your experience though. Drawing inspiration from the region's rich agricultural bounty, the restaurant presents a diverse menu of Italian specialties that offer a good mix of the traditional and modern preparations. Most of the kitchen's ingredients come from the restaurant's own Eno Terra Canal Farm with independent growers and suppliers also chipping in. The seasonally changing menu offers a good mix of classic and contemporary preparations, with seafood dominating the proceedings. The delightful wine list is a globe-trotting affair with American and Italian wines making up a major part of the list. A romantic charm envelopes you as you enter the historic building, with the wood-dominated interiors accentuating its striking features. An excellent bet for an intimate meal, Eno Terra is also apt for memorable group dinners and private functions. Check website for more.
Rat's Restaurant in the middle of the Grounds for Sculpture is a romantic venue complete with a pond, a beautiful garden with sculptures, outdoor seating and French food. Imagine walking into a fairyland and eating a meal there- this is just what happens at Rat's Restaurant. The name is inspired by a fictional character who loved to host parties in the book The Wind in the Willows. The menu comprises of Caramelized Scallops, Maple Cured Pork Tenderloin and Pocono trout. There is a cocktail lounge too, which serves some outstanding cocktails and wines- befitting a celebratory meal. They also host events which is a great idea given the beauty of the venue. Dine here to recreate a scene out of a fiction novel!
The Rocky Hill Inn is a cozy neighbourhood bistro and pub, much loved by the localites. It features an extensive menu of wholesome food like Shepherd's Pie, Braised Short Rib, various burgers and quite a few salads. Here one can relax like in an English pub with the adjacent bar providing the beer on tap, TV screens and WiFi. The outdoor patio is also a good place to unwind. Do not leave without trying out the turkey burger that is supposed to be one-of-a-kind.
Located by the serene Old Mill Pond, The Mill is a great restaurant to have some delectable American cuisine. You can begin your meal with a soup or a light starter and follow it up with an appetizing entree of chicken, steak or lamb. The steak will be cooked to your liking of rare, medium or fully cooked, which will bring out the right flavors of the beef. Complement your meal with a wine from their collection and complete your meal with a sinful dessert of pudding or cheesecake. Seafood lovers can gorge on fresh catch at the raw bar. This place is brought to life with their entertaining events, check the website and participate.
The eponymous restaurant of chef Nicholas has earned itself a niche in Americas best restaurants list. Established in 2000, this place offers delectable American cuisine with contemporary flavors wonderfully blended in. Cheese lovers can go gaga over an entire menu dedicated to the best cheese from across the globe. Choose from their extensive wine collection to complement your food. Various festivals are celebrated with great gusto, check the website for latest events and participate in the festivities.
A rock 'n' roll institution, the Stone Pony is a venue hounded by rockers and their fans. The humble brick exteriors belie the powerhouse of talent and special guests who bring the house down. This is a haunting spot of music legend Bruce Springsteen. It is located in Asbury Park, just about an hour away from Atlantic City. Performers like Lee "Scratch" Perry and They Might Be Giants join an impressive line of entertainers who have graced the stage here.
Tre Pizza as the name suggests in an Italian pizza place serving authentic pizzas and sides. The place is also serves as a beer garden and a sports bar. They have multiple TV screens on which they show all major sporting events happening in the country. They have an outdoor garden setting with picnic benches and a fireplace for chilly nights. They are known for hosting frequent events like wine tasting, music shows, and lots more.
Metropolitan Cafe offers a tantalizing fare of modern recipes with heavy influences from cooking styles of the Pacific Rim. The menu brings in innovation to the traditional seafood, salads and grill dishes. They house an extensive collection of more than 200 wines; you will definitely find a drink to complement your food. Guests can also choose the private room of this restaurant to host their event; all your needs will be catered to, including a customized menu to suit your guests' palate.
Market Yard is located within the American Hotel: a historical hotel from the 1820s that got a new face in the 2000s. This restaurant is beautifully decorated with wooden flooring a blue paneled walls which exudes an medieval charm. The menu features an alluring fare of steaks, ribs, raw bar and bentos. They offer their guests a refreshing menu of specials daily for lunch; if you are confused regarding a choice, select from this list. Though the restaurant stops serving dinner by 11p, you can enjoy a late night nibble from their tapas menu, which is available till 12a.
Fireside Grill & Bar is the place to go for hot wings, fries, burgers and lots of sports. Whether you desire a good choice in craft beers or just plain comfort food, this eatery has it all. You can also simply drop in to cheer with other sports fans while watching games on their multiple television screens. Start your meal with Chicken Fingers in BBQ Sauce and Fried Pickles with Chipotle Mayonnaise and Kosher Dill Chips. Enjoy Beef Chili Soup with Southwest Egg Rolls and Coconut Shrimp in Mango Jalapeno Jelly. During happy hours, there are discounts on beer pints and select appetizers. This restaurant also hosts trivia nights and fun events during occasions like Halloween and Christmas. If you avail of their catering service, they offer a choice of four dinner packages and a special appetizer buffet.
Located in the beautiful city of Englishtown, Nonna's Citi Cucina is an Italian restaurant owned by Joe and Rob. The place is famous for its authentic flavors, large portions, all at affordable pocket friendly rates. Some of its specials include beggars purses, shrimp scampi bread, clams oreganata, broccoli babe & sausage pizza, filet mignon, zucchini fritte, frutti di mare, spaghetti clam sauce, eggplant rollatini and lots more. In addition to food they have a full list of exotic Reds and Whites which totally complements your choice of food.