I will admit that before last week, the Heritage Restaurant in Morgantown was not high on my list of places to visit. I’ve passed the Heritage Restaurant many times and have never felt the urge to stop. It doesn’t look like much from the outside, a relic from the times when I-176 and the Turnpike…
Berks County Eats takes a short road trip to Lancaster County for a pre-Valentine’s Day dinner at The Belvedere Inn, one of the 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in the country according to the users of OpenTable.
In an alley off Main Street is one of Kutztown’s best eateries: Hive, a locally sourced organic cafe specializing in vegetarian and vegan-friendly meals.
On my first visit to Russo Gourmet Foods Market, I am blown away by the market selections and their Sicilian pizza.
We made a return visit to Salute Ristorante Italiano, via Dante’s 900. It was an evening of highs (potato ravioli with duck ragu) and lows at a restaurant we loved on our last visit three years ago.
The third restaurant in the location in three years, Juliana’s marks the return of Chef Gianluca to Berks County and to the former Basil in Fritztown.
A road trip not worth making: Berks County Eats headed north to Leiby’s Ice Cream House & Restaurant and we were very disappointed (at least there was ice cream at the end).
Anticipation for a new restaurant is one thing. Anticipation for the reopening of a restaurant – especially one that had been closed for more than two years – is another. After a 29-month rebuilding process, we visit Calabria Italian Restaurant to see what all the excitement is about.
Hawaii may have very little in common with Berks County, but you can find a little bit of the Aloha State at West Reading’s Hawaii Kitchen.
After becoming reacquainted with the restaurant at the Wilson Iron Chef competition, Berks County Eats pays a visit to Ganly’s Pub and Deli with mixed results.