Date Ideas in Newark

Get Portuguese food in the Ironbound  I personally enjoy Ferry Street BBQ for a cheap, more satisfying, meal. However, if you’re in the mood for a more upscale bite, try out Sol-Mar. Both of these are walking distance from Newark Penn Station.   2. Tops Diner A classic diner, and an even…

Mocha Town: Serving Good Food and Good Views

Five minutes downhill from Eberhardt Hall is a cafe that’s causing a stir in Newark. It has been featured on the @NewarkDownTownDistrict weekly “Tasty Tuesday” Instagram post and has already peaked the interest of some NJIT student food enthusiasts.   “The theme for Mocha Town…

Teriyaki Madness

On Wednesday, Sept. 14, a new Seattle-style teriyaki restaurant opened on 137 Halsey Street, two blocks away from Rutgers Newark. Teriyaki Madness, affectionately known as “TMAD,” is a self-described “fast-casual” franchise with locations all over…

Fukurow

As frequent diners at Fukurow, the four of us decided it was time to write a review about the nearby Asian noodle bar that serves University Heights, located at 55 Bleeker Street. The origins of…

R U Hungry?

In the past few months, the food scene in University Heights has experienced significant changes. One of the biggest changes came at the intersection of University Ave. and Bleeker St., with the opening of the…

French Fries Land at University Ave: Are You…

[ngg src="galleries" ids="64" display="basic_thumbnail"]Walking through the pearly gates of French Fry Heaven, I was drawn to giant menu on the back wall. As I scanned it, I became very aware that fry heaven is largely…

Ono Grinds Poke

Ono Grinds Poké is a bright and tropical oasis in the midst of downtown Newark, just a 10-minute walk from campus. Named after the Hawaiian slang for “delicious food,” Ono Grinds serves fresh, energizing, and…