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Montclair Gets pastaRAMEN – An Italian Ramen Sensation Opening Saturday

Montclair, NJ - You no longer have to choose between Italian or ramen. pastaRAMEN, a pop-up dining experience at secret locations in Montclair, New York, Miami and Los Angeles,  is now making its permanent home...

The Chew On Harvey’s Handrolled Bagels

Montclair, NJ - You probably have your go-to bagel place. There are several options in Baristaville; each one has its merits and often the favorite is the spot closest to home or the train...

Montclair Family Creates Memorable Meals and Moments with Meet Me At Madison’s

Montclair, NJ - It's having an official opening Thursday, but Meet Me At Madison's, a new cafe bistro at Watchung Plaza that opened at the end of November, is already fast becoming one of...

NYC’s Healthy Fast Food Fave Sweetgreen Coming to Montclair

Montclair, NJ - Sweetgreen is coming to Montclair Center, across from Anthropologie, in the historic Crane building (460 Bloomfield Avenue). The national fast-casual chain, known for "fresh, plant-forward, earth friendly food" has more than...

Have You Been Wonder-Ing? (POLL)

Montclair, NJ - By now, you've seen the purple trucks and maybe even wondered..."What is Wonder?" Or maybe you already had one of those trucks parked in front of you house, on a night you...

Watchung Booksellers and The Coccia Institute Host Cookbook Author Rossella Rago

Montclair, NJ - In partnership with The Coccia Institute at Montclair State University, Watchung Booksellers welcomes Rossella Rago, author of "Cooking with Nonna: Sunday Dinners with La Famiglia" on Sunday, December 4 at 2:00...

Pies and More! Order Your Thanksgiving Desserts!

You simply cannot have Thanksgiving dinner without dessert. But with all the cooking already happening in the kitchen, why not order some pies and other sweet treats from one of the many local bakeries?...

Thanksgiving Dinner at Home (Without The Work!)

Thanksgiving dinner in the comfort of your own home may be exactly what you need, but that doesn't mean all the cooking has to be on you! Spare yourself the dishes and clean up...

Build A Better Butter Board (Say That Three Times Fast!)

Butter boards are having a moment on the Internet. Sure, you’ve got your cheese boards and your charcuterie boards, but now you can elevate your entertaining game by offering a butter board to your...

Look What’s Coming To Montclair’s Church Street

Montclair, NJ - When it comes to liquor, cups on Montclair's Church Street will soon runneth over. The street already got its first restaurant with a liquor license when Fresco Da Franco scored a coveted...

Get Ready For Dumplingpalooza! Savor Delicious Dumplings and Support Toni’s Kitchen

On Saturday, October 22, it's a Dumplingpalooza to support Toni's Kitchen. Choose from four types of dumplings (dumpling menu here!) along with an array of sauces for dipping (chili, soy vinegar, curry). Dine on site...

Experience Bites of Heaven at Umai Sushi & Steak House

Verona, NJ - Baristaville doesn’t lack for sushi spots - everyone has their favorite and most are solid options. You can even bring the kids! But most have yet to reach the Manhattan-level sushi...

Bivio Pizza Napoletana Says Goodbye To Montclair

The minute I heard the news, the song MacArthur Park and the plaintive lyric "I'll never have that recipe again..." was all I could hear. If you recently had pizza at Bivio Pizza Napoletana, count...

Can You Picnic? A Quick Guide for Dining Al Fresco

We are officially in gorgeous weather mode and that means endless opportunities to picnic! Be it beach, park or pavement there is always a reason to gather your crew and celebrate the great outdoors....

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