via Eater.com - In the last five years, downtown Jersey City has exploded with diverse restaurants, helped along by lower costs and the rezoning of main drag Newark Avenue into a partially pedestrian-only street lined with restaurants and bars. Here now, a guide to the best of them, including old-school Italian, James Beard-nominated pizza, Asian… Continue reading Where to Eat and Drink in Downtown Jersey City
This month's issue of New Jersey Monthly magazine names Jersey City's Downtown as their pick for "Favorite Downtown". Tammy La Gorce reports on the cultural revival of Jersey's 2nd most populous city. Anthony ”Dancing Tony” Susco has lived in Jersey City for 20 years. As the organizer of a pair of the city’s best-known cultural… Continue reading JC is NJ’s Favorite Downtown
BuzzFeed features Jersey City again with it's new listicle 10 East Coast Neighborhoods That Fit Your Personality. Claiming it's rightful mantle as The Foodie Destination, Jersey City's restaurants couldn't be happier. Here's what BF had to say: Just a hop, skip, and a tunnel away from Manhattan, Jersey City has a lot to offer — from… Continue reading Jersey City named one of top East Coast places for foodies
JC FYI has been hearing a lot about Sam A.M. and all of it has been delicious! Open for coffee, breakfast, and lunch, Sam A.M. is busy building a loyal following. According to their website, "Sam a.m.'s menu is seasonally driven, drawing on the strengths of local farmers, butchers and bakers. Our menu is small… Continue reading Good Morning at Sam A.M. Cafe
Hudson Restaurant Week is finally here and JCFYI couldn't be more excited!! Hudson Restaurant Week is a bi-annual culinary celebration that promotes Hudson County as a premier dining destination in New Jersey during slow times of the year: January and July. It was created in January 2005 through conversations with local restaurants. The event and… Continue reading It’s Time To Eat!!
If you haven't checked out Torico's Ice Cream yet, well, what are you waiting for?!! Open daily from 11am - 10pm, this premium ice cream shop at 20 Erie Street scoops up the fun! Here's what they say: Here at Torico Ice Cream Parlor, we offer delightful flavors from out of the past made from… Continue reading It’s Cold But Torico’s Ice Cream Still Hits the Spot!
Hudson Restaurant Week is a bi-annual culinary celebration that promotes Hudson County as a premier dining destination in New Jersey during slow times of the year: January and July. It was created by Get Out Hudson magazine in 2005 through conversations with local restaurants. The event and magazine were created by young female entrepreneur, Tamara… Continue reading Hudson Restaurant Week Is Almost Here!
Made with Love Artisan Bakery & Cafe won the Judges' Choice Award at this year's Jersey City Food Coop Spring Showdown! Stop in for a delicious bite at 530 Jersey Ave! Read more about the Showdown >>>