Krug’s Tavern Hits the Spot Down Neck Serving up great food and spirits with a friendly laid back attitude. Ready to take a step back in a time when life was simple and the neighborhood had a friendly active pulse. We’re… Read More »Krug’s Tavern Newark – Burgers and Shrimp
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First – Start your journey with 30 seconds of what we call #burgerporn. Enjoy. (we did) Who doesn’t love a good burger. Ah yes, even the statement opens the door wide open for interpretation. How big, ketchup or not, steamed,… Read More »Mapping the Best Burgers in America
Those who follow the Mr. Local History Project know that we also love Jersey food and iconic food outlets. Along with the grand ethnic diversity comes food concoctions that over the years have become iconic Jersey staples on the Jersey… Read More »The Legendary Jimmy Buff’s Italian Hot Dog – A Jersey Original
As with all Mr. Local History retrospectives, updates are made to this post when we learn additional information. We will continue to expand this post as stories come to light. Mr. Local History Project Brush’s deli has a long history in… Read More »Retrospective: Brush’s Deli – Three Generations and Counting
Krug’s Tavern, a shot and beer joint that’s survived thru WW2, the Riots, and gentrification, the four generations continue the family legacy with this legendary New Jersey tavern. Now Krug’s has reached its 90th anniversary and the non Profit Mr.… Read More »Newark’s 1932 Krug’s Tavern Wooden Collectible Honors Jersey’s BEST
2022 is the 90th anniversary of Krug’s Tavern. So what better way to kick off the Burger Album by starting with Krug’s Tavern in Newark. Submit your burger pic below. Krug’s Community Photo Album 70+ burgers and Going for #100krugsburgers… Read More »Krug’s Tavern 100 Burger Album Honors 90 years!
The Mr. Local History Project (MLH) has been preserving and promoting Jersey local history since the non-profit was established in 2019. For this piece, we are on a mission to create the definitive online history of Krug’s Tavern, an Ironbound… Read More »Deep Dive: Krug’s Tavern – Preserving Newark’s History
The Peapack Ski Tow was One of the First Ski Businesses in New Jersey At one time, New Jerseyans had their pick of a dozen or so smaller hills where beginners could get a feel for the sport and more… Read More »Peapack Ski Tow -Ski Areas We’ve Lost in New Jersey
While watching an old episode of Man vs. Food Nation, food critic and comedian Adam Richman showed some awesome sandwiches from Jersey. Adam got us thinking, what are the sandwiches that define New Jersey? We’ve reached out to the public… Read More »6 Sandwiches Invented in New Jersey
Or maybe we need to say: Give everyone the Disneyland Paris Café des Cascadeurs (Stuntman’s) diner update? #disneylandparisdiner As with all Mr. Local History retrospectives, we often update the post when we learn stories and are sent photos from our… Read More »Retrospective: Westfield’s Excellent Diner – A Lost (and Found) Jersey Treasure
Here’s to a lifetime of living in Jersey. Here’s the map. It’s simple. It may not be the healthiest, but Fagettaboutit, it’s Jersey’s best comfort food. Great flavor with an attitude. I just love it. You will too! Post any… Read More »Jersey Comfort Food – Mapping The Best of the Best!
This is a personal story and what I’m calling a web gift from the WHS class of 1980 to all those who loved the Jolly Trolley. I hope you continue to send in your stories and photos. As with all… Read More »Retrospective: Westfield’s Iconic Jolly Trolley
As with all Mr. Local History retrospectives, we often update the post when we learn stories and are sent photos from our community. We will continue to grow this piece as information becomes available. The story is expanding as we learn… Read More »Retrospective: The Acclaimed Kiwanis Community Fair in Basking Ridge
Every town in the world has restaurants and brothels that come and go. There’s always reasons why they come and go, but what remains is the history and the memories of what used to be. The Somerset Hills has a… Read More »Somerset Hills Bars and Restaurants of the Past