Food & Spirits: A Bloody Good Birthday Lunch

Will asked me where I wanted to go for lunch on my birthday, and my first instinct was to grab Filipino food at Phil-Am in Colonia. We had been there several times before, but I was just feeling like some hearty, meaty, no frills ethnic food. It was at this same place where I first…

Food & Spirits: Shanghai Bun (Matawan, NJ)

Restaurant: Shanghai Bun Date: June 4, 2016 Location: 952 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ Shanghai Bun has two menus. There’s the one for wimpy Americans with the┬átypical assortment of lo mein, fried rice, and egg rolls. Then there is the one with the authentic Chinese food, featuring dishes with pork intestine, shredded beef stomach, and…