Monthly Archives: September 2015

Local BYOB Restaurants

Having trouble finding a new date spot? Here is a list of ten great BYOB restaurants close to us! On a Friday or Saturday afternoon, stop by the winery to do a tasting. Grab a bottle (or two!) of what you like and head to your pick of these delicious BYOBs. 

1. Caleb’s American Kitchen is located next to Peddler’s Village, just a half a mile down the road from the winery. This bistro style restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with so many delicious, fresh options using ingredients from local and regional farmers in PA and NJ. Look online for more information about brunch, luncheon and banquet private party events. Their menu is available on their website here:

Address: 5738 U.S. 202
New Hope, PA 18938

Hours: Daily 8am-9pm

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes

2. Blue Moose Restaurant and Cafe is a unique French-inspired restaurant serving brunch and dinner. The cafe was originally started by two local teens looking for a weekend activity, but has grown into quite a mature enterprise. See their website for more information about private parties and catering options! Their menu is available on their website here: 

Hours: Wednesday-Friday Dinner 5:00-9:00pm
Saturday Brunch 9:30-2:30pm, Dinner 5:00-9:00pm
Sunday Brunch 9:30-2:30pm, Dinner 5:00-8:30pm

Address: 9 West Mechanic Street
New Hope, PA 18938

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes

3. Italian Cucina is a true little piece of Italy, serving mouth-watering authentic dishes. This friendly family owned and operated restaurant is a rare gem, serving only dinner. Buon appetito! Check out and “like” their Facebook page: 

Hours: Wednesday 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sunday 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Address: 95 South Main Street
New Hope, PA 18938

Gluten-free/Vegan: no

4. Hamilton’s Grill Room sits on the canal along the Delaware River and provides a comfortable yet upscale setting. The restaurant serves a variety of Mediterranean-inspired fresh and local seafood, steak, and oyster dishes in an elegant and rustic ambience. Be sure to ask about catering for private parties on and off the premises, and even cooking lessons for team building and corporate events! Here is their menu, available through their website:

Hours: Dinner: Tuesday through Thursday 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sunday: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lunch: Saturday & Sunday 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

Address: 8 Coryell Street
Lambertville, NJ

Gluten-free/Vegan: no

5. Villaggio Italian Restaurant serves classic Italian food in a comfortable setting. The two families that own this restaurant are from Southern Italy and are focused on customer experience and satisfaction. Inquire about family style dining for larger groups or catering for external events. Their menu is available on their website here: 

Hours: Monday – Thursday 11am – 10pm
Friday & Saturday 11am – 11pm
Sunday 11am – 9pm

Address: Penn’s Purchase
5861 Old York Road
Lahaska, PA 18931

Gluten-free/Vegan: no

6. Sprig and Vine is a gourmet vegan and vegetarian restaurant serving brunch, lunch, and dinner. The casually elegant restaurant creates unique dishes using local and seasonal vegetables in creative and delicious ways. This restaurant is the perfect spot for a healthy meal without sacrificing taste. See their menu on their website:

Hours: Lunch Wednesday-Saturday 11:30-2:30pm
Dinner Tuesday-Thursday 5-9pm, Friday-Saturday 5-10pm
Brunch Sunday 10am-2pm

Address: 450 Union Square Dr.
New Hope, PA 18938

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes

7. Thai Tida serves traditional Peruvian cuisine, bringing the flavors of the Mekong River in southeast Asia to the Delaware River in Lambertville, New Jersey. This restaurant also accommodates gluten free and vegan diets. Be sure to check out and “like” their Facebook page to get weekly deals and specials! Their menu is available on their website here:

Hours: Lunch Mon, Wed-Sat 11.30AM – 2PM
Dinner Mon, Wed-Sun 4.30PM – 9PM

Address: 236 N. Union St.
Lambertville, NJ 08530

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes

8. Hearth is located in historic New Hope in one of the oldest buildings, dating back to 1720. Over the past 300 years, the building has been used as a toll house for the ferry crossing the Delaware, a salt store, and one of New Hope’s first libraries, among many other uses. This historic restaurant serves a variety of savory options for lunch and dinner, including vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. Check out their flavorful menu on their website here:

Hours: Monday 1:00pm – 9:00pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 4:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday 1:00pm -10:00pm
Saturday 11:00am – 10:00pm
Sunday 11:00am -9:00pm

Address: 7 East Ferry Street
New Hope, PA 18938

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes

9. Taste of the World is a cozy, up and coming restaurant located in New Hope’s Union Square. They serve dishes from a wide variety of cultures— from Italian chicken parmesan, to Spanish empanadas. The restaurant is also known for their delicious desserts, so make sure to leave room at the end of your meal! The menu is ever changing so make sure to check it out on their website here:

Hours: Lunch: Wednesday through Saturday 11:30am – 2:30pm
Lunch: Sunday 11:30am – 3:00pm
Dinner: Wednesday and Thursday 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Dinner: Friday and Saturday 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Dinner: Sunday 5:00pm – 8:30pm

Address: 560 B Union Square Drive
New Hope, PA 18938

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes

10. Cross Culture has a plentiful menu serving cuisine from Northern India. Since 2005, this restaurant has blossomed into four different locations in Doylestown, Lambertville, Princeton, and Haddonfield. Cross Culture prides itself in not only serving authentic Indian cuisine but celebrating the Indian heritage and traditions. See their menu on their website here: 

Hours: Monday – Sunday 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Address: 13 Klines Ct.
Lambertville, NJ 08530

Gluten-free/Vegan: yes