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Two Rivers Brewery has classic pub cuisine with an increased level of refinement. (Photo courtesy of Two Rivers Brewing Company Facebook page)

‘Damn good food’: Two Rivers Brewery is a local culinary necessity

Brian Craven March 13, 2020

When people ask each other what the best restaurants are, they commonly list a roll call of high-end French, Italian and American restaurants.  In some places, this is true. However, I implore people...

State Cafes menu is all about full flavor, with a menu full of delicious, hearty meals. (Photo Courtesy of The State Cafe and Grill Facebook)

Refined flavors and ‘creative nostalgia’: State Café is a brunch must

Brian Craven March 6, 2020

Even with its tall old-school vertical sign, a passerby could potentially miss the otherwise unassuming Easton staple located across the street from the State Theatre. However, just ask anyone on campus...

Easton offers a wide array of ethnic food from around the world. (Graphic created by Elle Cox 21)

Ethnic food in Easton: a global culinary tour of downtown

Brian Craven February 28, 2020

Daddy’s Place-Lebanese, Mediterranean This Lebanese restaurant has become a staple of the Easton restaurant scene since it opened its doors in 2014.  It is a family-owned establishment that serves...

The combination of the lamb, mashed potatoes, brussels sprouts and roasted tomatoes was a symphony of delightful flavors. (Photo Courtesy of Brian Craven 20)

With thoughtful classics and audacious pairings, the House is a destination worth the drive

Brian Craven February 21, 2020

In the words of Australian food critic Matt Preston, “When you look at the most exciting restaurants in the world at the moment, they are hidden away. You have to make the effort.” The experience...

The Yellowfin Tuna Tartare is a successful balance of the tuna with marinated tofu and crisp celery root. (Photo by Brian Craven 20)

With a sense of simplicity and creativity, Bolete is a ‘memorable culinary experience’

Brian Craven December 6, 2019

Because Lafayette is a little over an hour from New York and Philadelphia, it is hard to find a fine dining restaurant that can compete with those set in large foodie capitals. However, Bolete, just twenty...

Mesa Modern Mexicans quesadilla dish is one of indulgence and strong flavors. (Photo by Brian Craven 20)

An ‘Americanized take on Mexican cuisine’: Mesa challenges tradition, offers a ‘satisfying experience’

Brian Craven October 11, 2019

If you are looking for authentic Mexican cuisine, you may not find it at Mesa. Instead, you can expect a blend of American and Mexican tastes that create a great dining experience. When waiters bring...

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