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Today’s the Day: Kitchens by the Sea in Bay Head, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 09/26/09 @ 10:31 am

In a few minutes, London and Maddie’s babysitter will arrive, and Rex and I will head out to Kitchens by the Sea, an amazing day of peeking into our neighbors’ kitchens and enjoying delicious food samples provided by local Jersey Shore restaurants and caterers.  This year’s participating restaurants include:

Rock’n’Joe’s

Scone Shoppe

Miletto’s

Bay Head Chocolate Shoppe

Labrador Lounge

Martell’s

Theresa’s South

Shore Fresh [...]




Rex Weighs in with Best Eggs Benedict on the Jersey Shore: Dorcas Bay Head Restaurant

By: Roxy on 09/1/08 @ 8:53 pm

About twice a summer, Rex gets a hankerin’ for eggs benedict for breakfast, and lures the girls out on their bicycles for breakfast at Dorcas Bay Head Restaurant. Our first visit to Dorcas this year was on Father’s Day, and the second time was yesterday, the last Sunday of “Lifeguard Summer,” (June 15-Labor Day) [...]




Fourth of July Weekend 2008: Another Great Dinner at Dennis Foy’s Bay Point Prime Restaurant on the Jersey Shore

By: Roxy on 07/7/08 @ 1:10 pm

We had quite a crowd on Saturday night after the Fourth of July at our beach house in Bay Head, New Jersey and all sorts of reasons to celebrate, including Rex’s birthday. PostBoy and MathGirl came for the fireworks on the beach and stayed for the weekend, and TallBoy showed up in time for dinner [...]




Father’s Day Weekend in Bay Head, New Jersey: Theresa’s South is Still Not Open!

By: Roxy on 06/17/08 @ 12:13 am

Despite the earlier protests of our year-round neighbors in Bay Head, New Jersey, we’ve had a restaurant on the corner of Mount Street and Route 35 for several years. It started with Heat Wave, which changed to Bay Head Bistro. The location changed hands again over this past winter, and there’s a sign that the [...]




Jersey Shore Restaurants: Latitude 40 Degrees North in Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ

By: Roxy on 05/26/08 @ 12:49 am

Rex has our Memorial Day Barbecue all planned out, but I just got an e-mail from Latitude 40º N, a restaurant in Pt. Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, reminding me that they will be open tomorrow on Memorial Day.
Latitude 40º N features casual dining in a bright, welcoming and tranquil atmosphere. Executive Chef and Owner Randy [...]




Jenkinson’s on the Boardwalk in Pt. Pleasant Beach, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 05/19/08 @ 6:19 pm

While Rex and I tend to prefer Jenkinsons‘ next-door neighbor, Martell’s Tiki Bar, both on the boardwalk in Pt. Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, there’s a lot to be said about Jenks‘ calendar of upcoming shows, kicking off with an optimistic Wednesday night start to your Memorial Day Weekend on the Jersey Shore:
Wednesday, May 21st: The [...]




Jersey Shore Bars: Martell’s Tiki Bar on the Boardwalk in Pt. Pleasant Beach, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 05/19/08 @ 3:55 pm

I’ve been going to Martell’s Tiki Bar on the boardwalk in Pt. Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, since I was in high school and had to use a 35-year-old woman’s driver’s license to get in, and it just gets better every year. Maybe ten years back, Martell’s brought in some live palm trees (I believe they [...]