• By REBECCA KING
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Procrastinating offspring can breathe a sigh of relief thanks to Resorts Casino Hotel and Tropicana Atlantic City. Both will offer alcohol-infused events this weekend, to ease the consciences of sons and daughters everywhere who neglected to get a Mother’s Day gift. Read more

  • By REBECCA KING

1. It has the feel of a European bistro. The ambiance of a European bistro fuses with the menu of a classic South Jersey seafood joint at the Metropolitan. The food is a mix of Italian and American standards, with the fresh oyster and raw bar as the stand out. The raw selection includes clam… Read more

  • By RYAN LOUGHLIN

1. Back Bay Ale House: I have long been a fan of this fun bar/restaurant located in the Gardner’s Basin section of Atlantic City. It really is one of my favorite spots to sit outside and do a bit of day drinking, with its waterfront views and peaceful, decidedly un-city-like atmosphere. But … Read more

  • REBECCA KING

1. Its ’50s flair is no fluke. Many restaurants and ice cream shops have attempted to recreate a 1950s malt shop vibe. However, Margate Dairy Bar & Burger’s throwback aesthetic is genuine — they’ve actually been open since 1952. After being almost totally destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, it… Read more

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  • By Scott Cronick and Ryan Loughlin

Like most Fat Boys, we at the Fat Boy Munch Club enjoy a variety of food. That’s why oftentimes intense and heated debates can break out over something as simple as where to eat lunch on a particular day. Ultimately one side wins, as there are few restaurants serving tacos, sushi and ravioli… Read more

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  • By RYAN LOUGHLIN

Over the last 20 years, South Jersey has become a foodie’s paradise. Anchored by big-name restaurants from big-name chefs like Bobby Flay, Jose Garces and local heroes like Joe Muldoon, it seems a new hotspot opens every week. And that alone gives the culinarily adventurous, both chefs and p… Read more

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  • By RYAN LOUGHLIN

While it may seem like there is some sort of beer/wine/whatever festival in town each week, the annual Atlantic City Beer and Music Fest which comes to the A.C. Convention Center for three sessions Friday and Saturday, March 31 through April 1, is the granddaddy of them all. Read more

  • REBECCA KING

The wait is almost over — this is the last week you’ll be forced to order one pathetic appetizer during dinner. When the clock strikes midnight on April 1, the deal is on — for BOGO Appetizer Card holders, that is. Read more

  • Danielle Davies

1. They’re one of the new kids on the block. Before we know it, Egg Harbor City is going to be the place to be. First, there were cupcakes with the arrival of Simply Sweet Cupcakes. Then there was Leatherhead Pub. And now there’s Crossroads, a community-centric, gastro-pub inspired bar and g… Read more

  • RYAN LOUGHLIN

While the Top 40 Under 40 features professionals from all walks of life, one can’t help but notice that a substantial number of them — seven to be exact — come from the restaurant business. The list includes Richard Alverio of Funky Cow Café, Jorge Barreto of Assaggio!, Michael Brennan of Ca… Read more

  • By RYAN LOUGHLIN

While the last decade or two has seen the rise of a dizzying number of craft breweries putting out all varieties of beer, the world of craft spirits remained virtually unheard of in our state until just recently. The brother tandem of Mark and Eric Ganter have come together to change that fo… Read more