Matchbook Traveler
New Jersey - Statewide
Asbury Park - Brickwall Tavern, 522 Cookman Ave., report received -- has matches with its name  www.brickwalltavern.com 
     MOGO, 632 Cookman Ave., report received -- has matches with with both locations  www.eatmogo.com 
      Moonstruck, 517 Lake Ave., report received -- no matches with its name

Basking Ridge - Hotel Indigo, 80 Allen Rd., very nice hotel; no matches with its name but had matches with former name The Inn at Somerset Hills

Bordentown - Chickie's and Pete's, 183 Rt. 130, popular sports bar; no matches with its name

Caldwell - Cloverleaf Tavern, 395 Bloomfield Ave., popular place; no matches with its name

Cape May - Congress Hall, 200 Congress Pl., premier resort hotel; favorite breakfast at the Blue Pig Tavern; has matches with its name (two varieties) plus has extra large souvenir matchbox with watercolor of hotel on front for sale in gift shop
     Delaney's, very good pub food; no matches with its name
     Fins, 142 Decatur St., pretty good bar food; no matches with its name 
     Godmother's, 413 S. Broadway, very good Italian restaurant; no matches with its name
     Good Scents, 327 Carpenters Ln., the store for incense, candles, and other gifts; has matches with its name
     Grand Hotel, 1045 Beach Ave., nice beachfront hotel; no matches with its name
     Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St., classic lodging; no matches with its name
     Lobster House, 906 Schellengers Landing Rd., report received -- no matches with its name
     Merion Inn, 106 Decatur St., report received -- no matches with its name
     The Virginia. 25 Jackson St., classic hotel with fine dining room; has extra large souvenir matchbox for sale with watercolor of hotel on the front      

Cherry Hill - Capitol Grille, 2000 Rt. 38, good steak place; no matches with its name

Cinnaminson - The Jug Handle Inn, 1018 S. Fork Landing Rd., nationally known for its Buffalo wings; has matches with its name  www.thejughandleinn.com 

Clifton - Alexus, 955 Valley Rd., pretty good restaurant; no matches with its name
     The Barrow House, 1296 Van Houten Ave., report received -- has matches with its name  www.thebarrowhouse.com 

Clinton - Clinton House, 2 W. Main St., excellent restaurant; established 1743; has matches with its name 

Collingswood - The Kitchen Consigliere, 700 Haddon Ave., top Italian restaurant; has toothpicks with its name 

Cookstown - Quality Inn, 21 Wrightstown Cookstown Rd., decent lodging; no matches with its name

Cranbury - Cranbury Inn, 21 S. Main St., quaint inn; no matches with its name

Dunellen - Brown's Smoke Shoppe, 111 N. Washington Ave., report received -- has matches with its name

East Brunswick - Don Francisco Cigars, 295 Rt. 18, report received -- has matches with its name

Egg Harbor Township - Shore Diner, 6710 Tilton Rd., report received -- has matches with its name  www.shorediner.com

EwingFreddie's Tavern, 12 Railroad Ave., good food, good prices; has matches with its name  www.freddiestavern1933.com   
     Sal DeForte's, 1400 Parkway Ave., pretty good Italian fare; no matches with its name
      
Fairfield - Versailles Diner, 516 Rt. 46, pretty good diner; no matches with its name

FlemingtonJake's, 253 Rt. 202, good place for a drink or for lunch; has matches with its name
      Country Griddle, 285 Rt. 202, popular place; no matches with its name
     
Freehold - Moore's Tavern, 402 W. Main St., great place -- two bars and good food, too; has matches with its name
     Escondido's, 402 W. Main St., nice Mexican restaurant; has matches with its name
     American Hotel, 18 E. Main St., pretty good restaurant in the hotel; no matches with its name
     Court Jester, 16 E. Main St., report received -- no matches with its name

Hamilton - Rat's, 16 Fairgrounds Rd., good restaurant; no matches with its name

Hammonton - Joe's Maplewood Inn, 470 White Horse Pike, very good Italian food; no matches with its name

Highlands - Bahrs Landing, 2 Bay Ave., very good waterfront restaurant known for its seafood; has matches with its name  www.bahrslanding.com 
     Inlet Cafe, 3 Cornwell St., very good waterfront dining; has matches with its name

Jersey City
- Fire Oak, 479 Washington Blvd., Newport, report received -- has matches listing both locations
     Greene Hook, 40 Greene St., report received -- has matches with its name

Lambertville
- Swan Hotel (Anton's), 43 S. Main St., nice restaurant; no matches with its name

Lawrence/Lawrenceville - Route 1 Diner, 2009 Brunswick Ave., pretty good diner; no matches with its name
     Joe's Crab Shack, 3191 Rt. 1, "Eat at Joe's;" has generic Joe's matches
     KC Prime, 4160 Quakerbridge Rd., our favorite for lunch in the area; has matches with its name
    
Livingston - Panevino, 637 W. Mt. Pleasant Ave., nice Italian restaurant; no matches with its name

Long Branch - Avenue, 23 Ocean Ave., excellent restaurant; has matches with its name  www.leclubavenue.com

Marlton - Marlton Diner, 781 W. Rt. 70, pretty good diner; no matches with its name

Medford - Braddock's Tavern, 39 S. Main St., excellent restaurant with great happy hour; has matches with its name
     Femmina, 408 Stokes Rd., very good Italian restaurant; has matches with its name but recommend ask first as not always readily available

Middlesex - Ellery's, 701 Lincoln Blvd., pretty good Italian food; no matches with its name
      
Mount Laurel - Ramblewood Country Club, 200 Country Club Pkwy, premier golf facility open to the public, with good food, too; has matches with its name  www.ramblewoodcc.com 
     Aloft, 558 Fellowship Rd., ok hotel; no matches with its name
     Bob Evans, 601 Fellowship Rd., standard Bob Evans fare; no matches with its name
     Track & Turf Motel, 809 Rt. 73, nicely kept older motel; no matches with its name

New Brunswick
- The Frog and the Peach, 29 Dennis St., report received -- has matches with its name  www.frogandpeach.com  

Newark
- Dinosaur Bar-B-Que , 224 Market St., report received -- has matches with its name  update: August 2016 no matches with its name
     Don Pepe, 844 McCarter Hwy, report received -- no matches with its name
     Fornos, 47 Ferry St., "The essence of Spanish cuisine;" has matches with its name
     Newark Club, 1 Newark Center, report received -- no matches with its name
     Spanish Tavern, 103 McWhorter St., good restaurant; no matches with its name

North Bergen - La Fusta, 1110 Tonnelle Ave., very good Argentinian steakhouse; no matches with its name
     Meadowlands View Hotel, 2750 Tonnelle Ave., pretty good hotel; no matches with its name
    
Northfield - Atlantic City Country Club, 1 Leo Fraser Dr., once private, now public; no matches with its name

Nutley - American Bistro, 24 Washington Ave., very good Italian fare; no matches with its name  
     Cowan's, 229 Centre Street, report received -- has blank matchbooks stamped with logo

Ocean City - Varsity Inn, 605 E. 8th St., good place for a light meal; no matches with its name

Perth Amboy - The Barge, 201 Front St., long-time area favorite known for its sea food;  has matches with it name (more than one color)  www.thebarge.com 

Pine Brook - Tiffany's, 73 Rt. 46 West, known for its martinis, happy hour, plus good food; has matches with its name (with the Martini Bar at Tiffany's on the back) 

Princeton - The A & B (Alchemist & Barrister), 28 Witherspoon St., good place to eat; has matches with its name  www.theaandb.com 
     A Little Taste of Cuba, 70 Witherspoon St., very nice cigar store; has matches listing both locations  www.cubacigar.com 
     Big Fish, 3535 Rt. 1, good restaurant; no matches with its name
     Mediterra, 28 Hulfish St., report received -- no matches with its name
     J.B. Winberie, 1 Palmer Sq., good for lunch; no matches with its name 

Raritan - Spain 92, 1116 Rt. 202, very good restaurant; no matches with its name

Ringoes - Harvest Moon Inn, 1039 Old York Rd., Ringoes, our favorite in the Flemington area; has matches with its name  www.harvestmooninn.com 

Rio Grande - Rio Grande Diner, 1305 Rt. 47, good diner; no matches with its name

Rutherford - Renaissance Meadowlands Hotel, 801 Rutherford Ave., part of the chain serving a good lunch in its restaurant; no matches with its name

Sergeantsville - Sergeantsville Inn, 601 Rosemont Ringoes Rd., restaurant in historic building; no matches with its name 

Shamong - Mighty Joe's, 1231 Rt. 206, deli and market known for the huge gorilla outside; no matches with its name

Sparta - St. Moritz, 9 Deer Park Plaza; report received -- no matches with its name

Tabernacle - Tabernacle Inn, 1488 Rt. 206, nice place; no matches with its name

Trenton - Rho, 50 Riverview Plaza, waterfront bar and restaurant; no matches with its name
     Amici Milano, 600 Chestnut Ave., good Italian fare; no matches with its name
     Malaga, 511 Lalor St., very good Spanish restaurant; no matches with its name

Turnersville - Wedgwood Country Club, 200 Hurffville Rd., public golf course; no matches with its name

Voorhees - Library II, 306 Rt. 73, very good non-chain steakhouse; no matches with its name

WarrenSomerset Hills Hotel, 200 Liberty Corner Rd., luxury hotel with decent informal restaurant; has matches with its name  www.thesomersethillshotel.com  

Westfield - Ferraro's, 14 Elm St., very good Italian place; no matches with its name
     Sweet Waters, 43 Elm St., nice restaurant; no matches with its name

Whippany - Whippany Diner, 417 Rt. 10, pretty good diner; no matches with its name

Wildwood - Schellenger's, 3516 Atlantic Ave., always good seafood; has matches with its name (more than one color)
     Pink Cadillac Diner, 3801 Atlantic Ave., good diner with oldies memorabilia; no matches with its name
     Admiral's Quarters, Rambler & Ocean Rds., Wildwood Crest, ok for breakfast; no matches with its name
     Bal Harbour, E. Stanton Rd., Wildwood Crest; report received -- no matches with its name
     Conca D'Or, 507 E. Stanton Rd., Wildwood Crest, nice motel; no matches with its name
     Crab House, 1 Fish Dock Rd., Wildwood Crest, pretty good crab house; no matches with its name
     Saratoga Grill, 7501 Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest, good breakfast; no matches with its name

Wrightstown - Garden State Diner, 208 Wrightstown Georgetown Rd., good diner; no matches with its name
     Sebastian's Schnitzel Haus, 43 Fort Dix St., good German restaurant; no matches with its name
     









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