There is an old theory started by the French that the first bite of any piece of food is the best one, and it makes sense. Think about any amazing meal you have eaten — before that first bite your brain takes you on a wild emotional ride, mixing a palpable sense of mystery with anticipation,…

Ok, this is really your last chance. You have until Sept. 20, to get your free BOGO Apps Card when you order your 50 Bites+ pass. That’s right — each collective order of 50 Bites+ passes will receive a complimentary BOGO Apps Card that can be used at a multitude of restaurants in both Atlant…

Most boardwalk restaurants push out a mix of of the same foods — things like pizza, cheesesteaks, sausage and peppers or ice cream can be found at just about any seaside boardwalk in the state. Sure, you can find specialty shops selling everything from fudge to monkey bread, but few actual r…

A few months back, Scott, director of entertainment publications at the Press of Atlantic City, and I, Ryan Loughlin, associate editor of At the Shore, hit up a local food court-style establishment in Galloway Township by the name of The Exchange. Inside we found a cornucopia of treats from …

Believe it or not, it’s almost time for another round of 50 Bites+! Now entering its third year, this food lover’s dream officially returns in all its gluttonous glory on Oct. 12. As usual, this year will feature a stunning array of the most delectable morsels from a variety of the best dini…

I will just come right out and say it — I love hot dogs. They might even be my favorite food. But as someone who grew up in North Jersey, a place where you can’t walk 50 feet without running into an amazingly good hot dog, South Jersey has left me somewhat (read: VERY) underwhelmed when it c…

The Wildwoods host several Restaurant Weeks throughout the year, simply because they’re so popular. The perfect opportunity to expand your palate and try something new, the Wildoods’ upcoming Restaurant Week will take place Sunday to Friday, Aug. 27 to Sept. 1.

One step inside Shoobies Restaurant in Sea Isle City and you know that it’s the perfect place for the whole family. With crayons waiting on every table, stacks of highchairs and brightly-painted walls covered in vinyl records with that doo-wop flare, Shoobies has been a family-favorite for 2…

From the outside, OC Eatery looks like the small, casual beach café that it is. However, the flavors that flow out of its little kitchen are big, bold and deceptively upscale. That may be because the brains behind OC Eatery, Chef and Owner Michael Giampa, spent the better part of his career …

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey — Southern Branch will host the “Feed A Family” dine-out fundraiser from Sunday to Sunday, July 30 to Aug. 6, at nearly 50 local restaurants. The benefit will support hunger relief efforts by the FoodBank in Atlantic, Cape May and Cumberland counties.

If you happen to be on the Ocean City boardwalk on a Tuesday in the summer between 2 and 3 p.m., you’ll most likely find a mob of people outside 3 Brothers Pizza, watching in reverent silence as a handful of brave souls attempt to eat an entire pizza in one hour.

A few weeks ago we asked our Facebook audience to name their pick for the best pizza on the Ocean City Boardwalk. We got quite a few responses, but the Top 3 were Manco and Manco, Tony P’s and Preps.