Island Builders Custom Design Center and Aneu Gourmet Kitchen, Juicery & Market

Business Buzz
By Rich Baehrle

Matt Ruzzo, owner of the award-winning Island Builders LLC took a large step forward this year and complete his totally customized home design center at 2 Gladstone in Margate.  Some builders might have an office, but Mr. Ruzzo decided to create a truly customized relaxing design center where the customer can sit back and choose every aspect of their seashore dream home.

Mr. Ruzzo has created a true success story, building dream seashore homes.  He has an impeccable reputation of developing homes with focused attention on every detail throughout every inch of his homes.  He prides himself on guiding his customers through every step of the custom home building process and now in his new design center.

Mr. Ruzzo knew from a young age that he was going to be a builder dating back to when his mother Irene Braverman-Ruzzo introduced him to the business of remodeling and updating homes.  After decades of experience, his business evolved into an award-winning customized home business by his attention to detail. His work can be seen throughout Margate and Longport and Absecon Island.  In 2022 his work was recognized by Jewish Federation Services where 2 of the 6 homes on the showcase tour were built by Island Builders LLC.  You can stop by or call at 609-226-4235.

The renowned and award winning  Aneu Kitchen, Juicery  & market has arrived in Margate at 8 South Gladstone with a reception that has exceeded all expectations said, owner Meridith Coyle.  With locations in Ocean City New Jersey and the Mainline of Philadelphia, Paoli and Rosemont, Meridith  saw an opportunity to expand her highly successful business in Margate.

Ms. Coyle has come from an illustrious family background of famous food establishments and catering companies on the Mainline for over 25 years.  She is teaching people how to take their health back through their diet and lifestyle. She is a vegan chef and a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Her shops, Aneu Kitchen & Juicery are organic juice and smoothie bars in addition to gourmet take out markets and breakfast and lunch spots that take comfort food and make it healthy!

Celebrating over 25 years in the restaurant business, Meridith currently owns and operates Aneu Kitchen, Aneu Catering & Events and Aneu Market and café in Paoli and Rosemont…all of which have received several Best of Mainline Readers Choice Awards over the years.

Now certified in whole food cooking and integrative nutrition, Meridith gets to use her love of food and fun to help people succeed in their health goals through a comprehensive approach to a healthy lifestyle. She enjoys helping individuals, clients, speaking to major corporations and planning her future in helping people navigate the ever changing landscape of food.

You may have seen Meridith on Bravo TV’s Real Housewives of NY and Orange County where her healthier food selections are a favorite of the housewives and their guest.   Customers can come to the Margate store and see what makes it a truly unique one-of-a-kind experience of healthy breakfast, lunch, and dinner specialties.  You can wow your guest when you surprise them with so many items that you simply cannot get at average grocery stores.

For more information, stop by, or call  610-251-9600 .

Rich Baehrle of Berkshire Hathaway Fox and Roach. Can be reached at 609-226-6680 or 609-641-0011