The winter thaw hasn't kept a few merchants in Ridgewood and Glen Rock from opening up to the public with hot eats.
Much lauded Marc's Cheesecakes in Glen Rock opened the doors last week. Nestled by the train tracks at 251 Rock Road, Marc Silverberg offers rich specialty cakes chock full of fresh ingredients. You can count on slices, smaller desserts and coffee as well.
Construction didn't quite go as planned on Oak Street, but Lisa Mayisoglu has finally re-opened Lisa's Turkish Kitchen after moving from Chestnut Street over the summer. What used to be an awkward, clumsy and off-putting space is now level, organized and gorgeous.
The fundamentals of the menu – fresh Mediterranean food – will largely remain. Stop by at 28 Oak Street and give it a shot.
Finally, the word is out that Raymond's french toast has arrived. The other new addition to Oak Street in Ridgewood has been mobbed since opening a few Mondays ago.
We'll have a larger feature on how the move from Montclair has gone with a bit on new additions diners can look forward to over the next few months.
, is also expected to open in a few weeks at the Playhouse Theater.