Dining Out

OWowCow Named Must Visit Ice Cream Destination by Buzzfeed

OWowCow Named Must Visit Ice Cream Destination by Buzzfeed

Congratulations to OWowCow of Ottsville, also with locations in Wrightstown and Lambertville, on being named one of Buzzfeed’s  “27 Ice Cream Shops You Need to Visit Before you Die”      

Special July, 10th-17th, 2014:  Candied Turkey Bacon & Brie
Grilled 8oz. chuck burger topped with candied turkey bacon, frizzled onions, chipotle BBQ, Brie cheese & spring mix on a toasted brioche bun. Suggested beer:  Lagunitas Lil Sumpin’ Sumpin’

Full Steam Ahead! Steam Pub Celebrates Their 2nd Anniversary

by Lauren Rooney You may remember a fiery train crash in 1981 involving the SEPTA Southampton train station and Fox Chase train line. The station, which opened in 1892 and closed in 1983, was right by a coal loading station which was one of the first structures in the area at a time when Bucks […]

Feast on Fresh Maine Lobster! Down to Earth Cafe’s Lobster Week

Feast on Fresh Maine Lobster! Down to Earth Cafe’s Lobster Week

If the idea of feasting on fresh Maine lobster makes your mouth begin to water, you’re going to want to pick up the phone right now to book your spot next week at Down to Earth Cafe in Perkasie. Back by popular demand, the 2nd annual Lobster Week returns from July 22nd through 27th! The award-winning restaurant […]

Bucks County Food Truck Wins Best Dessert Vendy Award

Bucks County Food Truck Wins Best Dessert Vendy Award

Say hello to a Crepe at Bonjour Creperie, winner for best dessert in the annual Vendy awards.  The Vendy’s are the first street food event and competition in the United States.  This is the fourth year for the Philadelphia based Vendy awards and one of Bucks County’s popular food trucks took home the dessert prize. […]

Mangia! 5 Gluten-Free Dishes to Satisfy Your Italian Craving

Mangia! 5 Gluten-Free Dishes to Satisfy Your Italian Craving

Do you know someone who has gone gluten-free? Whether they’re living with Celiac disease, facing a gluten-intolerance, or just trying to live a healthier lifestyle, more and more people are opting to restrict their gluten intake. Those dietery restrictions can make dining out, especially at bread and pasta filled Italian restaurants, a bit more complicated. […]

Talk of the Town: Historic Mansion Inn Re-opens in New Hope

Talk of the Town: Historic Mansion Inn Re-opens in New Hope

Do you need a little break?  Maybe a weekend getaway or a night out for dinner and a show is in your future.  If so you will be pleased to know that New Hope is the answer.  Due, in part, to the Bucks County Playhouse’s revival bringing in the crowds, the New Hope dining scene […]

You are Invited to a BBQ at the farm of Iron Chef Jose Garces

You are Invited to a BBQ at the farm of Iron Chef Jose Garces

by Lauren Rooney Join the Garces Foundation for a Summer Barbecue on June 7th from 2-5 at Luna Farm, the 40 acre, all-organic, sustainable farm that provides produce for Jose Garces popular restaurants in Philly and Atlantic City.  The Garces Foundation, started by chef Jose Garces, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping Philadelphia’s underserved […]

It’s All in the Famiglia

It’s All in the Famiglia

In a world in which 79% of smartphone users admit to keeping their phones within arms-reach 22 out of 24 hours a day, the opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones has become an increasingly rare commodity.  Creating a connection (and we’re not talking about on Facebook) is a difficult task in thie modern world, […]

Talk of the Town: Meet Empanada Mama

Talk of the Town: Meet Empanada Mama

While there are lots of delicious restaurants to dine at in Bucks County, there has long been a lack of culinary representation from Latin cuisines throughout the region.  Well, that gap just got a little big smaller thanks to Empanada Mama in Doylestown. What is an empanada? Derived from the Spanish verb empanar, which literally […]

A Perfect Prom Proposal at Piccolo Trattoria

A Perfect Prom Proposal at Piccolo Trattoria

  Can you feel the romance? One local teen went the extra mile to pop the big prom question at Piccolo Trattoria in Newtown over the weekend. (P.S.- She said yes!)

Mother’s Day Give-a-way

Mother’s Day Give-a-way

Does mom deserve something extra special this Mother’s Day? You can enter to win $150 to celebrate with your loved ones at Bucks County’s favorite Italian Restaurant, Carlucci’s Italian Grill in Yardley!  How can you win this delicious day for mom? Entering is simple: In the comments of this article, let us know in under […]

What’s Old is New Again: New Owners Reinventing Historic Doylestown Inn

What’s Old is New Again: New Owners Reinventing Historic Doylestown Inn

By Kara Seymour Love letters come in different forms. Five Bucks County business partners are penning their love letter to Doylestown in the form of a restaurant. The team is turning the historic Doylestown Inn on West State Street into a two-level bistro called The Hattery Stove & Still. Todd McCarty and his partners purchased […]

Go Green! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Bucks County

Go Green! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Bucks County

It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day 2014 and there are plenty of ways to celebrate in Bucks County. From live music to dinner specials and even a 5K, here are some events happening in the area to celebrate the Irish holiday: Bucks County St. Patrick’s Day Parade The 26th annual Bucks County St. Patrick’s Day Parade […]

Chef Genevieve DiFilippo and Partner Karen Bryant Unload Hand-Made Tables of Reclaimed Wood With The Challenge Program Students

Bucks County’s Genevieve’s Kitchen Partners with The Challenge Program

Inspired by a recent visit to a Philadelphia restaurant, Chef Genevieve DiFilippo, owner of Genevieve’s Panini Shop, located on East State Street in Doylestown partnered with Wilmington, Delaware non-profit The Challenge Program to construct custom tables using reclaimed wood. The tables will be for her new restaurant, Genevieve’s Kitchen, set to launch in early 2014. […]

Fun in Philly: The 14th Annual Red Ball

Fun in Philly: The 14th Annual Red Ball

One of Philadelphia’s most anticipated events of the year is just around the corner. That’s right, the countdown to the 14th annual Red Ball has begun. More than 1,100 of Philadelphia’s social, civic, and business leaders are expected to attend this “red-tie” event in honor of American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania on March 8th at the […]