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HHS Clarion’s Food Review: Hot Diggity Grill

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Katherine Interiano, Staff Writer
February 25, 2015

This is the first in a series of articles reviewing local food establishments. Different staff writers have agreed to review different restaurants around town, all popular with students at Hawthorne High School. The first of our reviews is a local burger place, Hot Diggity Grill.   If you want a... Read more »

Hot Diggity Grill Review: 5 Stars

Hot Diggity Grill Grand Opening

Brian Sommer, Staff Writer
March 29, 2013

On an ordinary day, early in March, I was wondering where to go for lunch. Craving a nice hot dog and some fries, I was told I should try a new place in Hawthorne called Hot Diggity Grill, located on 204 Diamond Bridge Avenue. When I walked into the establishment, I  automatically felt comfortable. ... Read more »

Five Guys Burgers and Fries: 4 Stars

Sabrina Mohsin, Staff Writer
May 21, 2012

The Murrell family opened its first Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant in 1986 in Arlington, Virginia. Today, there are over 900 locations in 46 U.S. states and 6 Canadian provinces according to The juicy burgers and crispy fries have certainly made this franchise a very successful... Read more »

Chipotle Mexican Grill: A Spicy Kick: 5 Stars

Brittaney Marsico, Staff Writer
May 18, 2012

A few months ago, my best friend took me out to the Mexican grill Chipotle. I had never been to it before, but when I walked in the door I smelled the Mexican flavors and saw all the different meats put into burritos, tacos, burrito bowls, and also salads. I knew I was going to like this resturant. When... Read more »

Qdoba Mexican Grill: 4 Stars

Michael Patullo, Staff Writer
May 4, 2012

A few months ago, I was looking for a good place to eat when a friend recommended Qdoba Mexican Grill located at the Bergen Town Center on Route 4 in Paramus, New Jersey.  After one visit, I was hooked.  Now several months later, I’m what you might call a “regular” at Qdoba.  I would encourage... Read more »

Grand Lux Cafe: 4.5 Stars

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher
March 29, 2012

Once you pull open those giant brown doors, your nostrils are embraced by delicious aromas. Whether you prefer Asian or American, breakfast or dinner, the Grand Lux Café in Paramus, New Jersey is a great choice for any occasion. Located at 1 Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New Jersey, the Grand Lux... Read more »

Olive Garden: 4.5 Stars

Jessica Trojanowski, Staff Writer/Photo Editor
March 23, 2012

If you want fast, efficient service and friendly restaurant staff then visit Olive Garden, an Italian themed restaurant. Olive Garden is a great family restaurant. As soon as you walk in, you are treated well. If the wait for a table is long, the workers will pass out free fresh baked garlic bread sticks... Read more »

Hawthorne’s Best Pizza: 3.5 Stars

Brittaney Marsico, Staff Writer
March 16, 2012

Hawthorne’s Best Pizza is located on 191 Diamond Bridge Avenue near the Cuban Flavor Cafe and across the street from Bagel Express.  I give this pizzeria 3 ½ stars for the good taste of the pizza, calzones, and subs. The little pizzeria has different kinds of pizzas that are behind the glass on... Read more »

John’s Pizzeria in NYC: 4 Stars

Olivia Meier, Staff Writer
March 11, 2012

Once you step into John’s Pizzeria in Manhattan, you know you’re surrounded by good people and good food. When you walk in, you are greeted by a very friendly waiter who seats you and takes your drink order. Look to your left side, there is a huge, floor-to-ceiling, handpainted mural of Manhattan.... Read more »

Hot Grill: 5 Stars

Johnny Fisher, Staff Writer
March 8, 2012

Hot Grill is located on 669 Lexington Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07011. My family and I have been going there since I was a little kid and we love it. It is a place where they serve typical burgers, hot dogs, fries, and many other types of food. If you have ever been to Goffle Grill then you know the type of... Read more »