9/26/2017 10:19pm

'Veg' or Not, Hug-a-Vegan Day Welcomes All

Let’s face it, vegans get a bad rap — some people find their limited palate annoying and obnoxious or worry that their vegan friend will be judging them as they cut into a juicy steak. The Rutgers Veg Society is hoping to change that stigma this Wednesday with "Hug-a-Vegan Day" at The Yard on College Avenue. “The mission of this event is to interact with fellow Rutgers students to promote a sense of unity between those of different dietary lifestyles,” said Nikki Iannantuano, the public relations chairwoman for the Rutgers Veg Society.


9/13/2017 7:17pm

Rooster Spin stands out with unique menu options, hip decor

New Brunswick has a new restaurant! Roosterspin just opened at 120 Albany Street (where Shaka used to be). They’re serving a korean-inspired menu full of small plates, sushi rolls and noodle and rice dishes along with a great beer list. Roosterspin is a small local chain with another location in Westfield, N.J.

4/26/2017 2:57pm

Recipes from Rome: Weigh in on Italy's staple food

Rome is famous for four pastas — cacio e pepe, gricia, amatriciana, and carbonara. If you walk into any trattoria in Rome, you are likely to find at least two or three of these pastas on the menu (if not all four).  The Romans are very, very territorial when it comes to food, especially when it comes to their pastas.

Top seed Hansel ‘n Griddle takes on No. 2 seed Destination Dogs in the championship round of March Munchies, the final weekend of the competition's first edition.
4/5/2017 1:53pm

March Munchies: Championship game set after hotly contested Final Four

After a month of battles between the restaurants selected by The Daily Targum for the first annual March Munchies, the original field of 32 eateries has been reduced to two following last weekend’s Final Four. Without further ado, here are the results from the penultimate round: FINAL FOUR: Matchup One: No.1 Hansel n’ Griddle 593 (559 Targum Poll + 34 Twitter Poll) defeated No. 2 PJ’s Pizza 542 (525 + 17) Matchup Two: No. 2 Destination Dogs 476 votes (454 + 22) defeated No. 1 RU Hungry?

3/29/2017 2:18am

March Munchies: Top seeds fall as field narrows to Final Four

Four weeks into #MarchMunchies and there are as many teams remaining in the field. The Elite Eight became the Final Four following another weekend of voting, with each region crowning a champion that took another step towards winning the title. Here are the full results: ELITE EIGHT: Busch: No. 2 P.J’s Pizza 498 (484 Targum Poll + 14 Twitter Poll) defeated No.1 Stuff Yer Face 231 (188 + 43) College Avenue: No. 1 RU Hungry?

3/21/2017 10:16pm

Beers, wine or cocktails? U. bar scene has you covered

There is a widely observed magical period of the day after work and school known as happy hour, where the price of drinks and food are slashed and the worn out masses can get sloshed instead of their wallets. New Brunswick in all its scarlet spirit and liveliness has some great ways to do happy hour and researching the best there is to offer has been a blast.

10/17/2017 8:11pm

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