Guidebook for Weehawken

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Guidebook for Weehawken

Food Scene

Try the Dutch Baby! So many breakfast options... so little time! =p
Original Pancake House
1638 15 the Promenade
Try the Dutch Baby! So many breakfast options... so little time! =p
They bring in the mesquite wood from Texas to smoke the brisket. Ask for the brisket lean, jalapeno sage, smoked turkey ,fried okra, mac-n-cheese and you're in Texas Heaven!!! Hill Country honors the barbecue and live music capital of Texas and takes its “cue” from the legendary meat-markets-turned- barbecue-joints of Central Texas with their distinctive, dry-rub style. Their Mission is to share their passion for authentic food, music and hospitality inspired by the Hill Country of Texas.
12 recommandé par les habitants
Hill Country
30 W 26th St
12 recommandé par les habitants
They bring in the mesquite wood from Texas to smoke the brisket. Ask for the brisket lean, jalapeno sage, smoked turkey ,fried okra, mac-n-cheese and you're in Texas Heaven!!! Hill Country honors the barbecue and live music capital of Texas and takes its “cue” from the legendary meat-markets-turned- barbecue-joints of Central Texas with their distinctive, dry-rub style. Their Mission is to share their passion for authentic food, music and hospitality inspired by the Hill Country of Texas.
My all time favorite in the city! PRINT Restaurant is among one of the country’s leading restaurants dedicated to seasonal, sustainable cuisine.
11 recommandé par les habitants
PRINT Restaurant
11th Avenue
11 recommandé par les habitants
My all time favorite in the city! PRINT Restaurant is among one of the country’s leading restaurants dedicated to seasonal, sustainable cuisine.
One you can walk to or take a quick Uber 5 minutes away. Established in 1981, Family owned , the #1 restaurant in Union City. BYOB & Cash only.
10 recommandé par les habitants
Casa di Napoli
703 32nd Street
10 recommandé par les habitants
One you can walk to or take a quick Uber 5 minutes away. Established in 1981, Family owned , the #1 restaurant in Union City. BYOB & Cash only.
I'm sure the food is delicious, but the OUT OF THIS WORLD desserts!!! Great ambiance for a memorable experience. Fresh baked Ghiradelli Brownies, Signature Sundaes, Milk Shakes & More!
11 recommandé par les habitants
Cafe Archetypus
266 Old River Road
11 recommandé par les habitants
I'm sure the food is delicious, but the OUT OF THIS WORLD desserts!!! Great ambiance for a memorable experience. Fresh baked Ghiradelli Brownies, Signature Sundaes, Milk Shakes & More!
Great authentic Italian food and wood burning pizza/fresh pasta made daily!
Porto By Antonio
8921 River Rd
Great authentic Italian food and wood burning pizza/fresh pasta made daily!
*Best for nice weather conditions. Iconic scene and a hidden gem inside of Central Park. Nice for a quick drink on your way through or after a boat ride!
The Boathouse Outdoor Bar
*Best for nice weather conditions. Iconic scene and a hidden gem inside of Central Park. Nice for a quick drink on your way through or after a boat ride!
Great selection of Beer and true German fare with outdoor seating available
50 recommandé par les habitants
Pilsener Haus & Biergarten
1422 Grand Street
50 recommandé par les habitants
Great selection of Beer and true German fare with outdoor seating available
In 2018, New York Magazine named Dirt Candy "The Absolute Best Restaurant on the Lower East Side" and Wine Enthusiast named it one of the 100 Best Wine Restaurants in America. ~Vegetarian Food
38 recommandé par les habitants
Dirt Candy
86 Allen St
38 recommandé par les habitants
In 2018, New York Magazine named Dirt Candy "The Absolute Best Restaurant on the Lower East Side" and Wine Enthusiast named it one of the 100 Best Wine Restaurants in America. ~Vegetarian Food
Wonderful fish selection, traditional Greek cuisine with an emphasis on fresh seafood. Best to sit inside as smells of the city are unpleasant.
7 recommandé par les habitants
Avra Madison Estiatorio
14 East 60th Street
7 recommandé par les habitants
Wonderful fish selection, traditional Greek cuisine with an emphasis on fresh seafood. Best to sit inside as smells of the city are unpleasant.
Southern favorites for brunch... can you imagine cheddar chive biscuits...DELISH!
33 recommandé par les habitants
Tipsy Parson
156 9th Avenue
33 recommandé par les habitants
Southern favorites for brunch... can you imagine cheddar chive biscuits...DELISH!
One of the best culinary experiences in the city. Be prepared to spend the big bucks $$$$$ though! Great for a special occasion!
16 recommandé par les habitants
The Modern
9 West 53rd Street
16 recommandé par les habitants
One of the best culinary experiences in the city. Be prepared to spend the big bucks $$$$$ though! Great for a special occasion!
These are scattered throughout the city however the location at Madison Square Park is the best for warm weather! The only fast food we indulge in for a delish cheeseburger, fires and an Abita Root beer!
186 recommandé par les habitants
Shake Shack
Madison Avenue
186 recommandé par les habitants
These are scattered throughout the city however the location at Madison Square Park is the best for warm weather! The only fast food we indulge in for a delish cheeseburger, fires and an Abita Root beer!
"Pie is good for breakfast" is their motto! But so much more for a great brunch place then walk it off on the Highline! Offers outdoor seating.
19 recommandé par les habitants
Bubby's
73 Gansevoort Street
19 recommandé par les habitants
"Pie is good for breakfast" is their motto! But so much more for a great brunch place then walk it off on the Highline! Offers outdoor seating.
Closed on Sundays a southern tradition. Try the original Chick-fil-A sandwich with waffle fries & 1/2 and 1/2 sweet tea. Super moist and delish!
Chick-fil-A
144 Fulton St
Closed on Sundays a southern tradition. Try the original Chick-fil-A sandwich with waffle fries & 1/2 and 1/2 sweet tea. Super moist and delish!
Clean sunny and inviting ambiance. The sushi was the best in the city and beyond fresh. Super busy and may require a reservation in advance. Great lunch specials.
Hatsuhana
17 E 48th St
Clean sunny and inviting ambiance. The sushi was the best in the city and beyond fresh. Super busy and may require a reservation in advance. Great lunch specials.
Great fresh baked cookies with a twist!
26 recommandé par les habitants
Schmackary's
362 West 45th Street
26 recommandé par les habitants
Great fresh baked cookies with a twist!
Mexican restaurant with authentic street side steak tacos. Fresh guacamole & 4 different types of salsa.
Cemitas Puebla Y Taqueria
520 24th St
Mexican restaurant with authentic street side steak tacos. Fresh guacamole & 4 different types of salsa.
Local spot to pick up or order delivery. Fairly priced and genuinely always trying to please your cravings!
24 recommandé par les habitants
Five Stars Thai Cuisine-ToGo
324 29th Street
24 recommandé par les habitants
Local spot to pick up or order delivery. Fairly priced and genuinely always trying to please your cravings!
Recommend by a friend that's been going for over 40 years. Owners are friendly and care about the ingredients they are serving to their guest. Everything we have had was delish and full-filling!
Salam
104 West 13th Street
Recommend by a friend that's been going for over 40 years. Owners are friendly and care about the ingredients they are serving to their guest. Everything we have had was delish and full-filling!
A small place with great owners and fresh food. Craving the truffle pizza with garlic olive oil now! Salad, lamb chops or pasta, you can't go wrong at this local pleasure!
3 Giovani
548 LaGuardia Pl
A small place with great owners and fresh food. Craving the truffle pizza with garlic olive oil now! Salad, lamb chops or pasta, you can't go wrong at this local pleasure!

Drinks & Nightlife

One of our favorite Speakeasy's! Try the Garden Paloma with a few appetizers...delish!
8 recommandé par les habitants
Raines Law Room at the William
24 E 39th St
8 recommandé par les habitants
One of our favorite Speakeasy's! Try the Garden Paloma with a few appetizers...delish!
Best Rooftop view of Midtown and looking over the Hudson River! Modern and Sophisticated scene, not to mention breathtaking!
26 recommandé par les habitants
Kimpton Ink48 Hotel
653 11th Avenue
26 recommandé par les habitants
Best Rooftop view of Midtown and looking over the Hudson River! Modern and Sophisticated scene, not to mention breathtaking!
Another great rooftop bar option.
10 recommandé par les habitants
The Kimberly Hotel
145 East 50th Street
10 recommandé par les habitants
Another great rooftop bar option.

Parks & Nature

For nice walks in the morning and evenings
7 recommandé par les habitants
Weehawken & Union City Reservoir Park
2100-2198 Palisade Ave
7 recommandé par les habitants
For nice walks in the morning and evenings
Great place to people watch and take in the sights of the Iconic NYC skyline!!!
59 recommandé par les habitants
Hamilton Park
773 Boulevard East
59 recommandé par les habitants
Great place to people watch and take in the sights of the Iconic NYC skyline!!!
It's a breath of fresh air in the middle of Gotham.
1205 recommandé par les habitants
Central Park
1205 recommandé par les habitants
It's a breath of fresh air in the middle of Gotham.
It's a nice way to walk off a meal, relax and people watch, get out of the city while your in the city or take a walk safely.
1105 recommandé par les habitants
High Line
1105 recommandé par les habitants
It's a nice way to walk off a meal, relax and people watch, get out of the city while your in the city or take a walk safely.
Iconic NYC views and where Lady Liberty lives!
317 recommandé par les habitants
Statue de la Liberté
317 recommandé par les habitants
Iconic NYC views and where Lady Liberty lives!

Shopping

A transit hub, shopping mall and stunning architecture!
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The Oculus
34 recommandé par les habitants
A transit hub, shopping mall and stunning architecture!
For the finer things in life and the best window displays in the city!!! Have a bite to eat in the restaurant on the 7th floor or the Cafe in the basement.
55 recommandé par les habitants
Bergdorf Goodman
754 5th Ave
55 recommandé par les habitants
For the finer things in life and the best window displays in the city!!! Have a bite to eat in the restaurant on the 7th floor or the Cafe in the basement.
For any basics you could have forgotten, if you get caught in the rain and need an umbrella or raincoat that's close to the Port Authority Bus Terminal. They have great travel pillows too!
8 recommandé par les habitants
MUJI Times Square Store
620 8th Avenue
8 recommandé par les habitants
For any basics you could have forgotten, if you get caught in the rain and need an umbrella or raincoat that's close to the Port Authority Bus Terminal. They have great travel pillows too!
Great basics try the Heat Tech Thermal options they have them in tights, leggings, crew necks, turtlenecks, gloves and hats!!
8 recommandé par les habitants
UNIQLO
666 5th Avenue
8 recommandé par les habitants
Great basics try the Heat Tech Thermal options they have them in tights, leggings, crew necks, turtlenecks, gloves and hats!!
Launched in 2005, No.6 began as an under-the-radar shop in the Little Italy/Nolita neighborhood of Manhattan, carrying curated vintage and European designers. Since its advent, No.6 has garnered a cult following for their handmade shoes and aspirational yet accessible ready to wear collection.
No.6
8 Centre Market Pl
Launched in 2005, No.6 began as an under-the-radar shop in the Little Italy/Nolita neighborhood of Manhattan, carrying curated vintage and European designers. Since its advent, No.6 has garnered a cult following for their handmade shoes and aspirational yet accessible ready to wear collection.
So many shops and great food spots in the former Nabisco factory. No mobile phone service once your on the inside. Walk around, shop and eat in an artisanal space.
562 recommandé par les habitants
Chelsea Market
75 9th Ave
562 recommandé par les habitants
So many shops and great food spots in the former Nabisco factory. No mobile phone service once your on the inside. Walk around, shop and eat in an artisanal space.
Great for inexpensive finds. They have everything from necessities you may have forgotten to souvenirs.
jacks. - W 40th St
223 W 40th St
Great for inexpensive finds. They have everything from necessities you may have forgotten to souvenirs.
Not usually a fan of malls, but this one is the ONE to see for shopping and adventure! Indoor beach/pools, miniature golf, ice skating, skiing & snowboarding...the options are endless. Note to self, NJ has no tax on clothing purchases!
62 recommandé par les habitants
American Dream
1 American Dream Way
62 recommandé par les habitants
Not usually a fan of malls, but this one is the ONE to see for shopping and adventure! Indoor beach/pools, miniature golf, ice skating, skiing & snowboarding...the options are endless. Note to self, NJ has no tax on clothing purchases!

Essentials

Walkable if your fit! Would need a car or take an Uber as the return is ALL up hill and about a 25 minuet walk! Fair pricing, great selection and a California staple. If you have a car, the parking garage is underneath which allows FREE parking! However, you will need to have your parking ticket validated at the cashier during time of checkout!
21 recommandé par les habitants
Trader Joe's
1350 Willow Ave
21 recommandé par les habitants
Walkable if your fit! Would need a car or take an Uber as the return is ALL up hill and about a 25 minuet walk! Fair pricing, great selection and a California staple. If you have a car, the parking garage is underneath which allows FREE parking! However, you will need to have your parking ticket validated at the cashier during time of checkout!
Only a 5 minute walk and open from 7am to 11:45pm. Basic essentials and a super friendly staff!
9 recommandé par les habitants
Moe's Deli And Grocery
2500 Palisade Avenue
9 recommandé par les habitants
Only a 5 minute walk and open from 7am to 11:45pm. Basic essentials and a super friendly staff!
One of the top rated hospitals in NJ
Hackensack University Medical Center Emergency Room
30 Prospect Ave
One of the top rated hospitals in NJ
In the event that you have forgotten any essentials. Target will have more than you need... groceries, pharmacy, beauty and clothing.
17 recommandé par les habitants
Target
100 14th Street
17 recommandé par les habitants
In the event that you have forgotten any essentials. Target will have more than you need... groceries, pharmacy, beauty and clothing.
Nearby for food staples and necessities.
Lidl
4100 Park Avenue
Nearby for food staples and necessities.
6 recommandé par les habitants
Whole Foods Market
1400 Waterfront Terrace
6 recommandé par les habitants

Entertainment & Activities

Home of the Giant's & the Jets. Several major music concerts are all held here!
8 recommandé par les habitants
MetLife Stadium Drive
8 recommandé par les habitants
Home of the Giant's & the Jets. Several major music concerts are all held here!
Everyone loves a good concert & sporting event!
148 recommandé par les habitants
The Grill Room an MSG Restaurant
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
148 recommandé par les habitants
Everyone loves a good concert & sporting event!
Events always ongoing, easier if you take the jitney bus and get off a Dyer street and 40th. The walk is only 7 minutes from there. Take the Lincoln Harbor Ferry and the Chelsea free shuttle bus straight to the Javits center.
16 recommandé par les habitants
Jacob Javitsz Center
655 W. 34th St
16 recommandé par les habitants
Events always ongoing, easier if you take the jitney bus and get off a Dyer street and 40th. The walk is only 7 minutes from there. Take the Lincoln Harbor Ferry and the Chelsea free shuttle bus straight to the Javits center.

Getting Around

*Must download NY Waterway App for tickets! *Lincoln Harbor runs on a limited schedule. *Ferry ticket also includes free bus shuttles in Manhattan. Great option to ride to the city as the dock is downhill. If you're up for a hike, uphill, take the ferry home. Check website for pricing and options of arrival locations in Manhattan.
8 recommandé par les habitants
Lincoln Harbor
8 recommandé par les habitants
*Must download NY Waterway App for tickets! *Lincoln Harbor runs on a limited schedule. *Ferry ticket also includes free bus shuttles in Manhattan. Great option to ride to the city as the dock is downhill. If you're up for a hike, uphill, take the ferry home. Check website for pricing and options of arrival locations in Manhattan.
This is the best transportation into Manhattan. You can pay cash inbound and have the option to take the NJ Transit bus 123 into the city at Highpoint Avenue or walk to 30th street to take any NYC bound NJ Transit or the jitney bus along S Marginal Highway. Once you arrive at Port Authority, we recommend purchasing a 10 pack of NJ bus tickets in advance as NJ Transit does not accept cash on the way back to NJ. ***Purchase ROUTE 123 ZONE 2 and get back off at Highpoint Avenue. *Please refer to NJ Transit App for bus schedules.
Port Authority Bus Terminal
41st Street
This is the best transportation into Manhattan. You can pay cash inbound and have the option to take the NJ Transit bus 123 into the city at Highpoint Avenue or walk to 30th street to take any NYC bound NJ Transit or the jitney bus along S Marginal Highway. Once you arrive at Port Authority, we recommend purchasing a 10 pack of NJ bus tickets in advance as NJ Transit does not accept cash on the way back to NJ. ***Purchase ROUTE 123 ZONE 2 and get back off at Highpoint Avenue. *Please refer to NJ Transit App for bus schedules.