The Farmhouse Kitchen

The Farmhouse Kitchen in West Reading is an organic cafe and juice bar. It’s also the place where I got my first (and probably last) taste of kombucha.


Castaneda’s Mexican Restaurant

Growing up in the western Berks town of Robesonia, I never thought I would see a Mexican restaurant in town. Now, not only does Robesonia have a Mexican restaurant, the one it has is really good.

Where to Eat at the Reading Fire + Ice Festival

This Friday and Saturday, downtown Reading hosts the fourth annual Reading Fire + Ice Festival. The weekend features ice carvers, fire performers, live music and of course, great food. Want to know where and what to eat this weekend? Here’s our guide to all things edible at the Reading Fire + Ice Festival: Outside-In: Pancake…

Brocmar Smokehouse

We start the new year with a visit to one of Berks County’s newest restaurants, Brocmar Smokehouse at the Shillington Farmers Market, where we enjoy pulled pork, hush puppies and the “Brocmar Taco”.