Collingswood, located seven miles east of Philadelphia In southwest New Jersey, is a small community with a number of excellent restaurants (especially Italian) and one of South Jersey's top three dining destinations along with Atlantic City and Cape May.
It's also one of the few dry town's in NJ with
restrictions against serving alcoholic beverages dating back to a policy
in force since 1873. BYOB restaurants are the norm.
Collingswood is a revitalized town with boutique shops, restaurants, sidewalk entertainment, and festivals. The major attractions include: The Collingswood Community Theater, Collingswood Scottish Rite Theatre, and the annual Collingswood Crafts and Fine Art Festival held in the 3rd weekend in August, and the Before the Bridge Music Festival in September
Hearthside is a unique Collingswood BYOB restaurant offering well executed, inventive wood-fired contemporary American dishes with a rustic, elegant ambiance. Hearthside is the recipient of the 2018 Garden State Culinary Arts' award for Outstanding New Restaurant.
One of the best Collingswood restaurants known for serving Italian dishes using quality ingredients in an attractive Italian Village setting.
A great place if you have young kids and looking for an "out - of - the - ordinary", kid friendly place for breakfast, lunch or dinner.