Quality Inn & Suites Mellville - Vineland
1701 North Second Street
Millville, NJ 08332
Phone: (856) 327-3300
Fax: (856) 327-8092
The historic mansion which houses The Franklinville Inn gives it an elegant old-world charm, creating a setting like no other to enjoy the delectable food on offer. Though restored, the majestic original features of the building shine through in the form of lavish wood paneling and exposed brick-work throughout the restaurant. The atmospheric dining room, done up in a mellow palette bathes in natural light during day time. A fine array of paintings adorn the walls, adding a touch of class. The menu presents a diverse choice of specialties crafted from the season's finest bounty. Start off with the varied appetizer choices offering specialties like the Crab Dijon and Smoked Spare Ribs. Seafood entrees present an excellent choice with such signature delights as the Inn's Crab Cake and Filet and Flounder Stuffed with Lump Crab. Steaks and meat entrees also figure on the menu. Don't pass up the opportunity to hang out at the beautiful wooden bar offering a superb selection of spirits. Groups are well accommodated and the restaurant has good facilities for private functions. Check website for more.
A beautiful waterfront location, charming ambiance and an exceptional menu of American favorites has made The Inn at the Sugar Hill, one of the best dining experiences in the city. The restaurant takes its striking features from the beautiful bed and breakfast within which it sits. Lavish use of woods, floral motif wallpaper and cozy fireplaces give the dining room, a quaint Victorian charm. Ornate lanterns and fine art portraits adorn the walls adding to the distinctive ambiance. The outdoor veranda affords stunning views of the periphery. Chef Larry Boyla offers a diverse choice of American favorites with a good mix of classics and a few of his own creations. Seafood plays a dominant part in the menu with delights like the Emerald Scallops and the signature Sugar Hill Crab Cakes warranting a try. Classic steak preparations as well as meat specialties complete the selection. Leave room for the sinful desserts on offer. The restaurant's charming setting has made it a favorite for intimate dinners and family affairs alike. Call ahead or check website for more information.
Bella Sera redefines what Italian cuisine should taste like. This marvelous restaurant with its fantastic food items will leave a gastronomical expert in delight. The stuffed long hots and the caprese salad are splendid and this restaurant offers the best quality food cooked using the finest recipes. The porcini risotto is equally amazing and one must try the veal saltimbocca.
Careme's Restaurant is a student-run eatery, which is located at Atlantic Cape Community College's Academy of Culinary Arts. It is a local favorite and a popular hang-out for most college students. Lunch from the buffet table is a feast, set with chilled gourmet salads, fish, chicken, vegetables and lots more. For dinner enjoy the à la carte menu which includes soups, salads, appetizers, fresh fruits and desserts. All the dishes are prepared by the student chefs. Call ahead to make reservations and make sure the restaurant is open, as it is only open from September to December and then again from January through May. When it's open, the academy seats for lunch between 11:30a and noon, and seating re-opens for dinner between 6:30p and 7:30p, Monday through Friday.
Bite into juicy, tender steaks done as per your indications at the Library IV. A popular neighborhood steakhouse, it leaves no stone unturned in providing a wholesome meal to the diners. Decorated like a library with books lining the walls, it is a quaint place to grab a bite or two. While the books add an interesting touch to the venue, the food binds the diner to his place, feasting on the flavor and aroma. The menu offers Sashimi Tuna, Potato Skins, sandwiches and entrees. The venue has two rooms for private parties and events too.
Associated with the Scotland Run Golf Club in Williamstown, the Highlander Pub & Grill is a popular dining destination with a menu that's dominated by a classic pub-style, casual fare. Open daily, from 11a onward, the place serves classic sandwiches, burgers, chicken wings and pastas, and some delightful Scottish preparations staples such as fish n chips, chicken pot pie and cottage pie, to name a few. With these drool-worthy offerings there's a well-considered wine list on offer, along several local brews and Scottish ales. The daily brunches here are quite the local hit, drop in for a scrumptious, wholesome meal!
Italian Affair takes one back to the streets of Italy with its exquisite menu and casual yet elegant ambience. The diners can be seen lingering over a glass of wine from their award-winning wine-list or enjoying delicious pastas and entrees. The outdoor patio has a waterfall and a pond with fish that adds a romantic appeal to the venue- great for an intimate dinner. There are two bars in the premises which offer brilliant cocktails and wines. Try the light snacks available in the bar menu or settle for a French Cut Pork Chop if you are famished. The Tilapia Italian Affair and the Alfredo Pasta are other delightful dishes to savor.
With sandwiches, pancakes and omelettes, The Whitman brings regular comfort food to uplift the day and provide a fresh start to the morning. A deli by day it is thronged by people in the mood to grab a quick bite of wholesome food like the Greek Omelette, Belgium Waffles and a Breakfast Wrap. Located on the Route 42 it is a good place to grab a refill during the journey. There is a take-out option too for such times. In the evening it is converted into a martini lounge with tasty cocktails, wines and beers.
Savor the Sweet and Spicy Rissoto with carrots and apples that is the most popular dish at this restaurant in Mullica Hill. Maybe, Blueplate never has a bad day, given the consistency with which it serves up great food every time. Always teeming with people, it is a good place to refill oneself when in the mood for some sensible food. The day starts at 6am here with eggs in all varieties and golden pancakes. The Fresh Fruit Cup is also great. At night one can relish the Handmade Gnocchi, New York Strip and the Mahi Mahi. Try the daily specials as they are the best in the menu.
Located on the Black Horse Pike, Library III is a long-standing restaurant in Egg Harbor City, and it is known for its scrumptious steaks and wonderful lounge atmosphere. The setting is just like a typical library with tall book shelves and dim candle lights lining the walls of the dining room. Enjoy the onslaught of succulent steaks like the Prime Rib, Filet Mignon, New York Sirloin and Broiled Sea Scallops, along with Cajun Fries and Rice-Pilaf with Mushroom and Onion at the side. After the meal, walk up to the lounge of Library III and gulp down their specialty cocktails like Margarita and Martinis. As for the entertainment, the downstairs area is where the local and national bands strum out some amazing original tunes for the crowd.
Another jewel by the sea, Baia specializes in Italian cuisine. It offers a range of dishes like the Spinach Ravioli, Grilled Breast of Chicken, Potato Gnocchi, Lump Crab Baked Maine Lobster Tail and Crispy Breaded Veal. Along with the interesting concoctions, the restaurant comes up with some fun entertainment options that make it a popular destination for the youth. The cool breeze, warm sun and tasty food together spell good times here. The restaurant has a lot of patrons and enjoys all the adulations. Bookings are a must here due to its popularity. Baia is a season restaurant that closes in the winters.
The kitchen of this charming restaurant reflects a knack for ingeniously blended flavors and techniques to create innovative dishes. The ambiance at Joseph's Restaurant is reminiscent of the old world luxury and invites patrons to taste the culinary delights of South Jersey. A full bar, delectable desserts and quality wines succeed in gathering appreciation from even the most discerning diners. Good food, comfortable ambiance and skilled servers make this place worth a visit.