New Year’s Eve Eve – why is this restaurant so packed? These must be the people (like us) whose plans involve staying home or hosting on New Year’s Eve.
What the menu calls Traditional Clams Casino were most untraditional, but delicious nonetheless. We think the defining ingredient in the dish (other than the clams) is bacon. There may have been bacon in these but if it was there it was chopped up in the breadcrumb topping. The brothy-briny tomato sauce bath is also atypical, and wonderful soaked up with bread.
38 Robbinsville Allentown Road
Robbinsville NJ 08691
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Eggplant Rollantini [sic]: the eggplant is very thinly sliced and almost imperceptibly breaded, if at all, before being fried. The result is a very delicate wrapper for the creamy fresh ricotta and spinach. Beautifully done!