Something’s Cooking at JA’s!!
Its time for an update concerning new developments at JA’s. As many of you may have heard our Executive Chef, Nicole Roarke, has taken on a new job with the FiOS 1 News show “Restaurant Hunter” with Rob Petrone. Nicole, as well as JA’s itself has appeared on a number of Restaurant Hunter episodes over the last few years. FiOS 1 News must have realized what had become apparent to us in that in addition to being a great chef Nicole is also a natural in front of the camera talking ...
Exciting Developments at JA’s.
There are some exciting things happening in the near future at JA Heneghan's Tavern. Within the next few months we should be serving grass-fed beef that is coming from a Heneghan farm. As most of you may know, JA's is owned by three of the Heneghan boys, Kevin, Jack, and Jim. Another brother, Bart, lives up in Coxsackie, NY and owns a farm where he has been raising grass-fed cattle for a couple of years now. Bart has eleven children (Heneghan's are always looking for cheap labor) which ...
Tuesday in the Tavern July 5th Version
This week's "Tuesday's in the Tavern" is highlighting a couple of local Long Island businesses that you can visit on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Long Beach Market. We are proud to have visit us The Big Cheese, specializing in multiple variations of cheeses, and Saint James Brewery.
We are going to feature the:
"Triple Threat Tasting" $25-
The Big Cheese, Saint James Brewery & J.A. Heneghans Tavern
*** Flight of beer by Saint James paired with three cheese plate by The Big Cheese ...
Aces for Luke
Our very own Luke Heneghan (bar manager, bartender, beer-brewer extraordiniare) aced the first hole at Nickerson Beach (also known as Augusta of the North) last Wednesday. His playing partner, Catherine Heneghan, declared that it wasn't official since she didn't see it go in the hole. Luke countered that he shouldn't be penalized because his 84 year grandma with macular degeneration failed to see the ball go in. Luckily Luke's cousin Emily was also there to attest to the hole-in-one. For those ...
The Shana and Charlotte Twins
We were graced by the presences of young Shana and Charlotte in JA's today and they were delighted to find out that two of our outstanding staff are also named Shana and Charlotte. A photo of the "twins" seemed like a must.
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I'm including this little snippet of me taking a tumble for two reasons.
Reason #1: I'm going to be making a lot of fun of a lot of people in future blogs so I figured it would be prudent to demonstrate that I can take it as well as give it.
Reason #2: My daughter Emily (she is the one you can hear giggling as she watches her fat father roll into Lido Blvd) is half way through showing this video to all my family and friends. And ...