Will Halsey St. in Newark become the newest hipster scene? There are a few signs:
Je’s, a soul food staple
27-mix, an American/Southwestern restaurant
Art Kitchen, a cupcake spot
Kilkenny Alehouse on nearby Central Ave.
Restauranteur Joel Bolden and his NY Giants pals, Michael Strahan and Justin Tuck have opened a new comfort food cafeteria called Elbow Room specializing in several different versions of Mac & Cheese. Games and internet access there may appeal to the many college students in the area.
Harvest Table, a fresh food-healthy food spot