Food

Karin Lau

A Touch of Italy, 6629 Black Horse Pike, EHT. Serving the finest veal, steaks, poultry, pasta, seafood and brick-oven pizza. 609-646-1855. TouchOfItaly.net (See ad on page 8.)

Angelo's Fairmount Tavern, 2400 Arctic Ave., A.C. Family owned and operated for over 80 years, featuring Italian home-style Atlantic City cuisine. AngelosFairmountTavern.com (See ad on page 23.)

Assaggio, 500 W. White Horse Pike, Egg Harbor City. Serving only prime meats, the freshest seafood, and homemade sauces and pasta, Assaggio specializes in small plates and traditional Italian cuisine. Happy hour is 4 to 7 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, and features $5 bar bites and select wines. AssaggioGalloway.com (See ad on page 18.)

Blue Water Grille of FantaSea Resorts, The Flagship Hotel, 60 N. Maine Ave., A.C. Open for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The Blue Water Grille offers up American-style cuisine in a contemporary, yet relaxed setting. FantaseaResorts.com/Flagship (See ad on page 17.)

Breadsticks Café & Grill, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, A.C. Breadsticks Café has been satisfying customers with a delicious array of breakfast selections, freshly prepared lunch and dinner entrees, and homemade desserts. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

Capriccio, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, A.C. Zagat Award-winning Italian cuisine, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Sunday brunch served weekly. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

Casa Taco & Tequila Bar, 2831 Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. Featuring up to 100 different tequilas, a private party room, indoor and outdoor seating and a full Mexican menu ranging from tacos to fajitas to tableside guacamole and more. Breakfast served 7 a.m. to noon daily. Tropicana.net (See ad on page 5.)

Chart House, Huron and Brigantine Blvd. at Golden Nugget Atlantic City. Spectacular waterfront dining. Seafood, prime rib and steaks and one of the best happy hours in town. Open Tues. through Sun. GoldenNugget.com/AtlanticCity (See ad on page 11.)

Chickie's & Pete's Crab House and Sports Bar, Brighton Ave. and the Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. Philly's favorite full-service restaurant and sports bar, with its equally famous crabs and crab fries just off Tropicana's casino floor. Tropicana.net (See ad on page 17.)

Cielo Wine Bar at Capriccio, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, Atlantic City. Cielo is an intimate wine bar that embraces the spirit of hospitality through great food and drink. Happy hour is 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, and features $7 small bites, wines and cocktails. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

The Cove, 3700 Brigantine Blvd., Brigantine. New, totally revamped and remodeled restaurant and social spot, located at the old site of Steak 38/ Mickey's Raw Bar. TheCoveBrig.com (See ad on page 15.)

Dining on the Fifth, The Chelsea, 111 S. Chelsea Ave., A.C. Enjoy signature cocktails and continental cuisine, where comfortable lounge seating, and romantic, 1920s-style booths offer ocean views. TheChelsea-AC.com (See ad on page 21.)

Eastwind Chinese Restaurant, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, Atlantic City. Enjoy a great selection of classically prepared appetizers, entrees and delicious bowls of noodle soup. Just steps away from the casino floor and the Boardwalk. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

Eastwind Express, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, Atlantic City. Enjoy some of your favorite Chinese dishes to-go, featuring classics such as vegetable fried rice, beef and broccoli, General Tso's chicken and an assortment of Asian inspired salads. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

FIN, Brighton Ave. and the Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. Tropicana's seafood and steak restaurant features locally harvested food from local fishermen and farmers, and wine from local vintners. Located on casino level in South Tower. Tropicana.net (See ad on page 3.)

Gallagher's Burger Bar, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, A.C. A Big Apple classic, specializing in innovative appetizers, sandwiches and burgers ground from Gallagher's own dry-aged beef. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

Gallagher's Steakhouse, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, A.C. The renowned New York City steakhouse located on Resorts' dining level. Gallagher's was the first to serve the "New York Strip" and the only place to have perfected it. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 13.)

Ginza Japanese Restaurant, 6708 Black Horse Pike, EHT. (Ginza II located in English Creek Shopping Center, EHT). Modern Japanese Hibachi steakhouse and sushi bar. Ginza-US.com (See ad on page 18.)

Grotto, Huron and Brigantine Blvd. at Golden Nugget Atlantic City. Inspired by classic southern Italian cooking, Grotto features a variety of veal, seafood and pasta dishes. Now offering free delivery to Brigantine. GoldenNugget.com/AtlanticCity (See ad on page 11.)

Hard Rock Café, at Trump Taj Mahal, A.C. Steps off the Boardwalk, Hard Rock serves up classic American fare in a rock-and-roll vibe. For large groups or corporate parties. HardRock.com/AtlanticCity or TrumpTaj.com (See ad on page 9.)

Il Verdi, Brighton Ave. and the Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. Tropicana's northern Italian experience. Features an award-winning wine list along with meticulously prepared gourmet dishes. Enjoy the Chef's Table, including a custom menu of six to seven courses. Tropicana.net (See ad on page 3.)

The Iron Room, 648 N. Albany Ave., West A.C. Restaurant and bar specializing in small plates paired with craft beverages. Bar/lounge has frequent live music. ACBottleCompany.com (See ad on page 2.)

Kelsey and Kim's, 201 Melrose Ave., A.C. Classic soul food with a twist, including fried chicken and waffles. 609-350-6800. KelseyAndKim.com. A second site located at 1545 Pacific Ave., A.C. Soul food restaurant with live music. KelseysAC.com (See ad on page 24.)

Johnson's Popcorn, 1360 Boardwalk, Ocean City. Celebrating 75 years in business. All of Johnson's caramel popcorn is hand-mixed in large copper kettles year-round, and has been made the same way since 1940. JohnsonsPopcorn.com (See ad on page 14.)

Johnny Rocket’s, Bally’s Atlantic City, 50s-inspired diner on Boardwalk featuring burgers and milkshakes. Caesars.com/Ballys-AC (See ad on page 20.)

LandShark Bar & Grill, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, A.C. Casual dining with a Margaritaville theme, located right on the beach. The only year-round, full-service bar and restaurant in the sand. Live entertainment. AtlanticCity. LandSharkBarAndGrill.com (See ad on page 13.)

LB One, 6605 Black Horse Pike., EHT. Steakhouse cuisine, cocktails, complimented with a clean, classic and yet contemporary feel. LB One is a masterful spin on a time-worn tradition of steak by the ounce, regional dishes, fresh salad bar and signature desserts. LB-One.biz (See ad on page 8.)

Little Saigon, 2801 Arctic Ave., A.C.. Authentic Vietnamese and vegetarian cuisine. (See ad on page 17.)

Margaritaville, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, Atlantic City. Escape to Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville for great food, frozen concoctions and cool music. MargaritavilleAtlanticCity.com (See ad on page 13.)

Ocean Reef Bar & Grill,1000 Boardwalk at the Steel Pier, A.C. The Ocean Reef Bar & Grill allows guests to enjoy panoramic water and skyline views along with great food, live entertainment and all the fun the Steel Pier is known for. SteelPier.com (See ad on page 15.)

The Palm, Brighton Ave. and the Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. Renowned for its aged prime beef, Nova Scotia lobsters and outstanding American and Italian dishes. ThePalm.com or Tropicana.net (See ad on page 19.)

Perry's Pizza, Brighton Ave. and the Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. An authentic pizzeria with Italian specialties and more. Tropicana.net (See ad on page 5.)

Pho 9 Vietnamese Kitchen, 1333 New Rd., Suite 5, Northfield. Open from 10 a.m. daily. Authentic Vietnamese cuisine including fried rice plates, stir-fried rice noodles, beef, chicken and seafood dishes. Dine-in, take out, delivery. MyPho9.com (See ad on page 15.)

QuickBites Food Court, 1133 Boardwalk at Resorts, A.C. Offering everything from soup to donuts. QuickBites Food Court includes Famous Famiglia Pizzeria, Dunkin Donuts, Haagen-Dazs, Ruby's Dinette, The Original Soupman, Hard Rock Quick Bites. ResortsAC.com (See ad on page 20.)

Ram's Head Inn, 9 W. White Horse Pike, Galloway. Fine dining. Traditional American specialties with contemporary flair. Classic elegance, romantic charm and award-winning cuisine. RamsHeadInn.com (See ad on page 22.)

Roberta's by Joe Muldoon, 1205 Tilton Road, The Plaza at Center Point, Northfield. Ingredients prepared on premises. Open from 11 a.m. daily. RobertasByJoeMuldoon.com (See ad on page 19.)

SAX at the Reeds. Eclectic menu of steaks, seafood, burgers, soups and salads. Open weekdays from 4 p.m., noon on weekends. Both located at the Reeds of Shelter Haven Hotel, 9601 Third Ave., Stone Harbor. 609-368-0100. ReedsAtShelterHaven.com. (See ad on page 7.)

Smithville Inn, Rt. 9 and Moss Mill Road, Smithville. The historic Smithville Inn has offered sophisticated dining with atmosphere of warm hospitality since 1787. Enjoy scenic views of Lake Meone, private dining rooms and attention to detail that will make your dining, banquet or wedding a night to remember. SmithvilleInn.com (See ad on page 16.)

Sofia, 9314 Amherst Ave., Margate. A fabulous selection of eclectic and traditional Mediterranean, Greek and continental fare served in an elegant atmosphere. SofiaOfMargate.com (See ad on page 19.)

Tazza, 2100 Pacific Ave. at Caesars, A.C. Coffee bar located in the heart of Caesars' hotel lobby. Always open, Tazza serves coffee drinks, pastries, hearty breakfast bagels and croissants, fresh salads and innovative sandwiches, fresh-baked desserts and homemade gelato. Caesars.com (See ad on page 5.)

Tony Luke's, Brighton Ave. and the Boardwalk, A.C., at Tropicana. The Philadelphia-based institution known as much for its cheesesteaks and chicken cutlets as for its affable, personable owner. Bringing a taste of South Philly to the Trop with its awesome sandwiches baked on fresh-made bread. TonyLukes.com (See ad on page 5.)

Vic & Anthony's Steakhouse, Huron and Brigantine Blvd. at Golden Nugget, A.C. Featuring an elegant yet intimate atmosphere V&A's features the finest prime beef, fresh seafood and more. Extensive wine list. GoldenNugget.com/AtlanticCity(See ad on page 11.)

Water Star Grille. Upscale yet casual gathering place for breakfast, lunch, drinks, dinner and late night bites. Open from 8 a.m. daily. Accessible by boat. Lounge has extensive menu of cocktails, craft beers and wine. 9601 Third Ave., Stone Harbor. 609-368-0100. ReedsAtShelterHaven.com (See ad on page 7.)

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