The Foods of Provincial New Jersey In Vintage Postcards

Curator William Bird has a great eye for a postcard. In ‘The Foods of Provincial New Jersey’, William has produced an album of fantastic eats to be enjoyed in the Garden’s State’s accessible eateries. These vintage postcards from the 1950s and 1960s picture the foods of provincial New Jersey restaurants, hotels, and diners.

Dear Diner, Wish you were here?

 

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Far Hills Inn Gourmet Buffet Table Somerville NJ
Highway North 202-206

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Cafe Mozart Union NJ
1998 Morris Ave.
Konditorei – Continental Coffee Shop and Restaurant
Pleasant Atmosphere – Selective Music
Otto Haug, Prop.

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Cherry Hill Grill, Cherry Hill Mall NJ
Woolworth’s Cherry Hill Grill

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Dining Room at the Cherry Hill Inn, decorated by Dorothy Draper
located near Haddonfield, N.J., 4 miles from Exit 4 of the Jersey Turnpike and 7 miles from the heart of Philadephia

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Crystal Dining Room Cumberland Hotel Bridgeton NJ
One of the many Food features at this fine hotel.

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Far Hills Inn Gourmet Buffet Table Somerville_NJ
Highway North 202-206

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Hackney’s Seafood Restaurant Atlantic City_NJ
Chef Bob McCarr is ready to serve you these delicious lobsters–direct from our live Lobster pool and cooked to your tast

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Jorgensen’s Restaurant Maywood NJ
125 E. Passaic Street

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Naussau Tavern Hotel Princeton NJ
postmarked 1960

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Newarker Restaurant Newark Airport NJ
Newark’s “window on the world”

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Norselander Restaurant Clifton NJ
635 Lexington Ave.

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Port-O-Call Hotel and Motor Inn Ocean City NJ
Boardwalk at 15th Street

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Smithville Inn Abescon NJ
Just 20 minutes from Atlantic City . . . 6 miles north of Abescon on the New york Road U.S. Rt. 9 . . . use Exit 48 from the Garden State Parkway to U.S. Rt. 9
Famous for our Jersey Devil Cocktail, country Buffet Luncheon and Dinner Extraordinary
Ethel and Fred Noyes, Possessors

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Stockholm Smorgasbord Somerville NJ
Stockholm is the Show Place in New Jersey
Mr. and Mrs. Niels Lilja, Owners
U.S. Highway 22

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Three Crowns Restaurant Montclair NJ
488 Bloomfield Ave

New Jersey postcards 1960s 1950s restaurants food

Triangle Seafood and Steaks Restaurant Manasquan NJ
Highway 35
Welcome abroad the SS Triangle

Via: William Bird