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Food & Festivals: Greek Food Bazaar

It’s not uncommon to see a Berks County church hosting a food festival. Throughout the year, you can find peach festivals, strawberry festivals, blueberry festivals, and more. At the very least, just about every church will host a public dinner at some point throughout the year. At Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, they…

Berks Food News: Long-time restaurant closes

Risser’s Family Restaurant closes Risser’s Family Restaurant in Stouchsburg has closed its doors after 35 years in business. The news came last week via an article in the Reading Eagle and comes on the heels of the passing of namesake owner Ernie Risser in early September. The business remained open temporarily, closing on September 26 for a family…

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Food & Festivals: Oktoberfest at Reading Liederkranz

Germany is my blood. Like so many Berks Countians, I can trace my family history back to the Fatherland. Before we were Pennsylvania Germans, we were just Germans. One night every year, I take the time to celebrate my family heritage with a visit to the Oktoberfest celebration at the Reading Liederkranz. Though it is…

Berks County Eats launches Facebook page

Berks County Eats is proud to announce the launch of our brand new Facebook page! In addition to the weekly restaurant reviews and special features like “Unique Eats” and our Food & Festival reviews, the new page allows us to share food news as it happens as well as share additional food-related content from around…