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ANTIQUE BAR & BAKERY // HOBOKEN

Antique Bakery in Hoboken was Frank Sinatra’s go-to shop for freshly baked bread—an Italian twist on the French baguette, better known to regulars as the cherished Hoboken sticks. Today, the nearly century-old haunt functions as Antique Bar & Bakery {122 Willow Avenue, Hoboken; 201.683.7029; antiquebarbakery.com}, a full-service restaurant and bar beaming with vintage nostalgia. “This was Sinatra’s favorite place to ... Read More »

INTRODUCING THE CHICKOLOGIST

Rachael Robbins, the bubbly mixologist better known in the beverage industry and on Instagram as the “Chickologist,” pours all her passion into shaking up inventive concoctions to the delight of thirsty patrons. In the first edition of our new column, The Chickologist, learn how this aspiring actress was enticed by the effervescent, fast-paced world of mixology and the secret behind ... Read More »

SERENDIPITY 3 // ACROSS THE RIVER

On a quiet street tucked between Second and Third Avenues – not far from the joyous tranquility of Central Park – stands Serendipity 3 {225 E 60th Street, New York, N.Y.; 212.838.3531; serendipity3.com}. The legendary New York City staple is recognizable to New Yorkers and tourists alike by its signature black-and-white façade. It’s a cherished spot where Andy Warhol noshed ... Read More »

JAGGED LITTLE PILL // ACROSS THE RIVER

In 1995, the tender, introspective jams that comprise Alanis Morissette’s iconic album Jagged Little Pill had Elizabeth Stanley belting them out in her car as any angsty adolescent. Twenty-four years later, she is the lead actress of the poignant, incendiary new Broadway musical bearing the name of the Grammy winning album. Onstage, she finds herself channeling the woes of adulthood ... Read More »

VENTANAS AT THE MODERN // COVER STORY

DiningOut sat down with James Beard Award-Winning Chef David Burke and Son Cubano Owner Alexander Duran to discuss how their culinary superpowers opened Fort Lee’s stunning nightlife destination   When two powerful, creative forces come together, there’s bound to be some friction, some fireworks and, when the chemistry is right, some magic. So it is with Ventanas {200 Park Avenue, Fort ... Read More »

THE ANTHONY BOURDAIN FOOD TRAIL

One year after the untimely death of the famed chef and television personality, 10 area restaurants came together to launch the Anthony Bourdain Food Trail—a culinary experience taking diners across Bourdain’s homeland of New Jersey, a place the chef himself called “a cultural petri dish for greatness.” Anthony Bourdain—esteemed celebrity chef, New York Times best-selling author, and food connoisseur—used his ... Read More »

HUNT & FISH CLUB NYC // ACROSS THE RIVER

Old World Opulence and Collegial Spirit Complement Quality Cuisine Stepping into Hunt & Fish Club NYC {125 West 44th Street, New York City; 212.575.4949; hfcnyc.com} is like being transported to a bygone era, reminding us that going out to dinner can be a special occasion with superb hospitality and that a certain level of glitz and glamour can be found ... Read More »

NEW JERSEY’S OWN BROADWAY POWER PRODUCER // WENDY FEDERMAN

Bergen County native offers an insider’s look behind the scenes on the Great White Way As the recipient of nine Tonys and eight Drama Desk Awards throughout her career, Wendy Federman knows a thing or two about Broadway. In 2018 and 2019 alone, her co-productions have garnered 74 awards—including 14 Tonys—with “Hadestown” taking the title for Best Musical and a ... Read More »

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