Hotel restaurants are a complicated subspecies of the culinary universe. Never easy to pull off, these ventures often find themselves subject to vicissitudes of multiple masters: serving the facility’s visitors, hosting special events and meeting needs of the general dining public.
Restaurant week is the ideal time to visit a restaurant you’ve never visited, at the bargain price of $25.07 for dinner and $11.07 for lunch. With this in mind and in perusing the various menu options, my friend Sally and I settled on The Windjammer, which calls itself a Diner-Bar-Grille.
The city of Somers Point is hosting its annual Restaurant Week now through Nov. 16 with special prix fixe menus at various Somers Point restaurants and bars. Lunch is $11.07 and dinner is $25.07 plus beverages, tax and tip.
Oktoberfest returns for its 21st year to Trump Taj Mahal on Saturday, Oct. 25 (noon-8pm) and Sunday, Oct. 26 (noon-6pm). Visitors can anticipate entertainment direct from Germany and feast on authentic food such as grilled bratwurst, classic Hungarian goulash, oven roasted pork loin, frankfurters, linzer torte and apple strudel.