Raven management to purchase Blue Moose Restaurant in New Hope

The manager and former owner of New Hope’s Raven bar/restaurant/hotel is purchasing the Blue Moose Restaurant & Cafe in New Hope and will open a new eatery at the site in the coming weeks, according to sources close to the deal. The transaction is expected to close Oct. 15. The Raven on Sept. 9 made a surprise announcement that they More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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River Cat Cafe in New Hope to close Sept. 30

The River Cat Cafe at 142 S. Main St. in New Hope will close its doors on Sept. 30. Despite being one of the borough’s most popular breakfast destinations, the restaurant ran afoul of local zoning ordinances, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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BREAKING: Raven to close in October, become a parking lot

It’s the end of an era. Management of the iconic Raven bar/restaurant/hotel shocked New Hope and the world beyond by announcing Monday afternoon on Facebook that they would be closing their doors on Oct. 14.   Gateway More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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Blue Moose Restaurant in New Hope to close its doors next month

The popular Blue Moose Restaurant & Cafe in New Hope will close its doors Aug. 11, owner Skylar Bird announced Tuesday evening. Bird, 27, opened Blue Moose on West Mechanic Street at age 19, and the New American “prix More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, July 14th, 2019
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Stockton Market bought by owner of New Hope’s Salt House pub

Stockton Market (Photo: Kurfiss Real Estate) Salt House owner Steve Lau has purchased the Stockton Market for an undisclosed sum, the New Hope restaurateur confirmed Saturday. Located in nearby Stockton, N.J., Stockton More...

By Steve Chernoski On Sunday, March 31st, 2019
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With Raven temporarily closed, Cub Room at New Hope Lodge carries the torch

Earlier in March, The Raven‘s restaurant and bar closed abruptly due to “sudden repair issues.” With many patrons now left without the ritual of pre-gaming at the New Hope Lodge‘s Cub Room More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
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New Hope gets an Italian market

Slicer Alex Gonzalez (L) and Danny DiNapoli Lambertville’s loss is New Hope’s gain: DiNapoli’s Italian Deli and Catering is moving across the river in January. Che figata! Owner Danny DiNapoli, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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The apples are ripe for the pickin’ at Solebury Orchards

With temperatures hitting the 95-degree mark this week, it’s hard to believe it’s apple season again. But the folks at Solebury Orchards say the Galas are ripe and delicious, and everyone is invited More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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LouLou Burger Comes to South Main Street in New Hope

LouLou Burger Chef Mark Miller. Just in time for New Hope’s busy season comes LouLou Burger, an affordable family restaurant on the south side of town that combines the business savvy of restaurateur extraordinaire More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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New Hope General Store Offers Casual Family Fare Right Downtown

This joint is going to kill it. Opening Sunday, New Hope General Store at 18 N. Main St. is the classic snack shop that New Hope has been missing forever. Locals and tourists alike have been whispering among themselves More...