Mount Laurel with Friends
Collected by Peter Sands
Whether or not Mount Laurel, New Jersey, counts as a suburb of Philadelphia remains subject to contention, but this township east of the Delaware River stands on its own as a community built around green, open spaces and bustling centers of business.
124 E Kings Hwy, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant has a rotating selection of hand-crafted beers and tons of great food to keep you fueled up throughout the night. Check for special events like their "Out of Our Gourds" event, which will showcase eight beers made...
12101 Town Center Blvd, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043, USA
This Italian eatery moonlights as a swanky cocktail bar, yet on weekends, is a hotspot for brunch. The fare ranges from comforting concoctions to refined classics—menu items include everything from fresh oysters to french toast sticks breaded in...
233 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
The Indian King Tavern counts as one of the most significant sites in Garden State history. It was here, in 1777, where legislators took refuge from the maelstrom of the Revolutionary War to officially create the state of New Jersey. A typical...
Hammonton, NJ 08037, USA
Bird watchers, fishermen, and hikers who are seeking a little more land to roam than what’s available in Rancocas State Park or Laurel Acres can take a short car ride south from Mt. Laurel to reach Wharton State Forest, the “largest single tract...
2825 NJ-73, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
Feel like knocking down some pins? A great place to do it around Mt. Laurel is Laurel Lanes, a bowling alley boasting an impressive 64 lanes. Open until late every night of the week and 3 a.m. on weekends, Laurel Lanes is popular with serious...
923 Haddonfield Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
Here’s a concept that feels long overdue: a wine and burger bar. That’s the idea behind Zinburger, which specializes in pairing excellent, mostly American, wine with gourmet hamburgers. All wines are available by the glass, which is helpful if you...
146 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
Even during the time when British culinary culture was the subject of cruel punch lines, there were some dishes that no one did better than the English. That might be because they were dishes that the English invented, but still—a well-made...
230 N Maple Ave # A7, Marlton, NJ 08053, USA
2806 NJ-73, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
Don’t think that dive bars can serve great food? Try the garlic wings at Jay’s Elbow Room and you’ll change your mind forever. Or try the Philly cheesesteak. Or the nachos. It doesn’t matter. Everything is perfectly delicious in its greasy glory,...
554 Fellowship Rd, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
For folks who think that the best way to relax is with a pint of lager, a basket of boneless chicken wings, and live NFL coverage, Miller’s Ale House in Mount Laurel will put their mind at ease. This massive sports bar may be part of a chain that...
8 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
Founded in 2005 to cater to the adventurous whims of extreme sport aficionados, Freeride Sports has successfully made a name for itself by providing reliable service to cyclists and skaters alike. Don’t be fooled by the laid-back demeanor of the...
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
You may already look pretty fabulous, but there’s no overestimating the importance of a well-chosen accessory. If you’re looking to complete an ensemble, Cranky’s in Cherry Hill has a well-curated selection of women’s handbags, clutch purses,...
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