Chef de Cuisine Dwain Kalup Named James Beard Semi-Finalist

What a wonderful surprise when the James Beard Foundation (JBF) today announced that our beloved Chef Dwain Kalup is a semi-finalist for a James Beard Award. According to the JBF, “Selected from a list of over 24,000 online entries, the prestigious group of semifinalists in 21 categories represents a wide range of culinary talent, from exceptional chefs and dining destinations in ten different regions across… [Read More]

Private Dining at Domaine Hudson

All kinds of services are called “private dining,” but to us at Domaine Hudson it means small or large groups that are seeking a space that’s appropriate for their needs, whether that’s a meeting, a laugh-filled party, an award dinner, or a family reunion. These types of events are best hosted in a private – or “closed-door” space where noise and privacy aren’t issues. Our… [Read More]

The Best Gift of All

Gifts Worth Giving, Part 3 We think the most valuable gift of all is something you can give all year round, and it doesn’t cost a cent. The gift most worth giving – and receiving?  Friendship. When we bought Domaine Hudson, we were coming  from a completely different profession and location.  Frankly, we came here not knowing what we didn’t know, and not knowing who we… [Read More]

Skip the Material Gift – Give an Experience

Gifts Worth Giving, Part 2 The second “gift worth giving” that we’ve been thinking about this holiday season is the gift of an experience.  If you can afford a trip to Italy, we recommend you give that.  But, if you have in mind a slightly less grand present, we suggest you bring someone to Domaine Hudson for dinner – especially someone who hasn’t been here… [Read More]

A Gift of Time

After weeks of emails screaming at us not to miss Black Friday, Black Friday Week, Black Friday held over, Cyber Monday, Cyber Monday All Week and Cyber Everyday, the ringing in our ears from the din has us going in circles and FOMBO (Fear of Missing a Better Offer) in full swing. So we stopped a moment to think about what we could give to… [Read More]

A Holiday Gift to Us!

We are so pleased to see the very complimentary article written by Pam George for this edition of Out & About Magazine. If you don’t know the history of Domaine Hudson – and the reason for the name – you may find this interesting. Read it here:

‘Tis the season for holiday gifts!

Skip Black Friday chaos… skip lines at the mall… skip Cyber Monday stress.  Do your holiday gift purchases here at Domaine Hudson!  Our elegant holiday gift pack is the perfect choice for friends, colleagues, clients and family.  And best of all, it’s all wrapped up and ready to present! Each pack includes $100 Domaine Hudson gift card 1 bottle of wine from our cellar (you choose… [Read More]

Start a new tradition: Thanksgiving Eve at Domaine Hudson

Kids home from college? Family in from out of town? Take a break from the kitchen, gather everyone together,  and start the holiday in style with Thanksgiving Eve at Domaine Hudson. Enjoy our Thanksgiving Eve bar specials — $6 glasses of selected wines, $2 off craft beer, hand-crafted cocktails and wine flights  — and, take a look at our NEW bar menu, including hearty snacks starting at $5…. [Read More]

Happy Veterans Day

Our sincere gratitude to all who have served our country.  Veterans, please make yourself known as a service member tonight to receive 10% off your dinner, as an expression of thanks for your sacrifice. 

Top 3 on “Best Overall Restaurant” List; Number 1 on “Notable Wine” List

We ranked third on Open Table’s “Best Overall Restaurant” list this month. Open Table analyzes new reviews monthly and publishes Top Ten lists in various categories.  We’re honored to rank Top 3 in this category, a tough one that includes many wonderful Philadelphia and suburban New Jersey establishments. We also came in First place on the “Notable Wine” list rankings. Without wanting to brag (well, maybe… [Read More]