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133 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Discovering a consistently good pizzeria is a bit like stumbling into a good watering hole: it's the gift that keeps on giving. At Two Boots, the options range from the traditional to the cheeky and quirky. The "Earth Mother" is vegan with five...
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200 Morris Pesin Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305, USA
Liberty State Park is an ideal way for families to spend the afternoon or evening overlooking Manhattan's landmark triumvirate (including the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the New York City skyline). The long boardwalk/pier is a great...
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558 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07310, USA
This Asian-style bistro serves everything from virgin Pina Coladas to steamed dumplings. But it's their bubble teas, ripe with several pieces of tapioca (with or without milk), that keep me coming back. While I think it's a great pit-stop for a...
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New York, NY, USA
The Statue of Liberty may be the most iconic sight that comes to mind when one thinks of the history of immigrants in New York, but not far from it in the harbor is another important landmark—Ellis Island. Until the Supreme Court ruled in...
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Path Plaza, Jersey City, NJ 07306, USA
From May through December, head down to the Grove Street PATH Station (between Grove and Newark Street) for a taste of true local flavor. Here, the Historic Downtown Jersey Farmers' Market blooms with fresh produce, spices, pastries, and other...
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303 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Hudson County Art Supply brims with the colorful organized chaos of an artist's studio. Stacked floor to ceiling with high quality art supplies, the corner store prides itself on friendly service that welcomes customers new and old to the...
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415 U.S. 9, Englishtown, NJ 07726, USA
This sister-run shop carries all the makings of a typical confectionary—bins upon bins of classic taffies, hard candies and chocolate covered gummy bears, along with fine chocolates and macadamia pralines. But there's more in store for the...
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125 River Dr S, Jersey City, NJ 07310, USA
This isn't your average jungle gym. Situated along the waterfront, Wild At Play is 2,300 square feet of indoor playground, with equipment, games and toys designed to be fun and educational. Zany-hued walls and furniture provide plenty of...
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506 Jersey Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Even if you're not a vegan, Subia's Organic Cafe and Market's fresh juices and organic fare offer healthy alternatives for a mid-day snack or lunch. The juice bar churns out smoothies and juices for every ailment, but you can customize your own if...
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222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305, USA
Home to 12 exhibition museums, hurricane and tornado wind simulators, a live animal collection, and the nation's largest IMAX, the Liberty Science Center makes science palatable, if not downright enjoyable, to kids and adults alike. Don't miss the...
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Stan's Square Records is a local music institution—for new music and old hits this is the place to go. Stan has a passion for the pure sound of vinyl and is a great resource for music knowledge. As I stared at brand new records of Adele and Amy...
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795 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306, USA
"Little India" in Jersey City always looks festive, with streamers, bright colors, and welcoming hidden-gems to explore. While Newark Avenue is filled with Indian restaurants and snack shops, Mithaas stands out. Their freshly made sweets...
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140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Multimedia mavens can shop for art, glass in hand, at one convenient, stylish lounge in Jersey: LITM. Small but sleek, it's the perfect venue for local artists to show their work while patrons to sip seasonal cocktails. Pop in for a beverage or...
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555 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07310, USA
This Irish-style pub and restaurant is an elegant version of your traditional sports bar, with a private bar area (Curragh) where you can get some quiet time too. Dorrian's on Washington Boulevard has been in existence for over ten years, and...
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171 Schraalenburgh Rd, Closter, NJ 07624, USA
Azucar Cuban Cuisine offers you a slice of 1950's Havana in Jersey City. Here, you can relax with a glass of rum in your hand on the outside patio and admire the fresh flowers, or dine inside the restaurant. The spacious restaurant offers a full...
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140 Bay St, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Calm comfort right off the Marin shortcut to the Holland Tunnel—trust me, it feels like a different world. Located in Jersey City's Powerhouse Arts district, Warehouse Cafe serves Intelligentsia Coffee and Balthazar Bakery goods. Communal tables...
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85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Bistro La Source is a classic European bistro off-the-path to almost everyone but expats. With a personal touch, they make everyone feel like a regular and offer some savory home-cooked dishes. The food ranges from typical pub fare to fan...
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888 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306, USA
The concept behind Mana Contemporary is a work of art itself. A hub for artists and art aficionados, the venture brings together artists of every medium with art enthusiasts and service providers. Housed in an cluster of old warehouses and factory...
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54 Journal Square Plaza, Jersey City, NJ 07306, USA
Opened in 1929, The Landmark Loew's Jersey Theatre was once one of the state's largest movie theaters. Today, the bonafide "movie palace," equipped with a pipe organ, orchestra pit and an impressive screen, remains a notable Jersey City...
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When in Jersey, this is the place to enjoy a stroll right off Washington Boulevard. From this scenic, boat-lined walkway you'll get a glimpse of the majestic New York City skyline in the lower part of Manhattan. Resident Canada Geese, a beautiful...
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84 Audrey Zapp Dr, Jersey City, NJ 07305, USA
If you're a naturalist, you'll love the eco kayaking options at the Hudson River Estuary. Expect to see marshes, egrets, and cormorants and get a deeper appreciation for the natural beauty surrounding the estuary. Tours are given at the south side...
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76 Audrey Zapp Dr, Jersey City, NJ 07305, USA
Liberty House Restaurant is an oasis in the city. Take a seat outside and enjoy not only the view but the life-sized chess game, the fire pits in the evening and, if you're lucky, some live music. While it's always busy, this is the place for...
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500 Jersey Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
At just over a year old, Thirty Acres is a relative newcomer on the Jersey City food scene, but it's putting the city on the epicurist's map. Run by husband and wife team Kevin and Alex Pemoulie (Kevin served five years as chef for NYC's notable...
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230 Pavonia Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Though Smith & Chang categorizes itself as a department store, don't let images of mass products arranged in lackadaisical displays cloud your vision. The warmly lit shop channels the feel of small-town America, stocking vintage goods and antique...
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150 Audrey Zapp Dr, Jersey City, NJ 07305, USA
Look to the horizon and set sail toward New York Harbor with a charter from Calypso Sailing Adventures. Admire views of both the New York City and Jersey City skylines, and get an alternative perspective of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty....
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172 Christopher Columbus Dr, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
One of the best ways to experience a place is to view it from the ground floor. For those who prefer a little more speed than their own two feet can afford, Grove Street Bicycles provides half-day and full-day bike rentals at reasonable rates....
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197 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
A lifestyle boutique devoted to one-of-a-kind items, Kanibal Home features a revolving collection of found objects and distinctive pieces that come from, in the owners' words, "all walks of life." The inventory is eclectic—you'll find anything...
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146 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
Skinner's Loft has a classic North American feel as well as local flavor. Committed to farm-to-table eats and crafted drinks, everything here is well worth the visit. From the gourmet dishes to a unique beverage selection, you'll find seasonal...
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88 Liberty View Dr, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
With a huge selection of beers on tap, a rolodex of rotating events (think live 80s cover bands and game-day viewing parties) and plenty of indoor-outdoor seating, Zeppelin Hall is the kind of place where hours can pass before you've even finished...
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195 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA
There's nothing trashy about this expertly curated vintage treasure trove, where embroidered Chinese silk kimonos and curvaceous one-piece bathing suits from decades past find a stylish second home. Each piece is hand-picked by the owners, who...
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3854, 804 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306, USA
Run by two brothers from Andhra Pradesh, Sapthagiri specializes in flavorful Southern Indian dishes (though a few Northern favorites appear on the menu, too). There's nearly 20 varieties of dosas, the thin, rice crepes signature to the region, and...
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4816 Church Rd, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
If you are in Mount Laurel between May and December, it is worth your while to check out the produce at Cheyenne's Road Market. This rustic locale on Church Street is open every day except Wednesdays, but visitors should call ahead (856 983-6361)...
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528 Mt Laurel Rd, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
Need a machete to traverse your backyard? A visit to Eric’s Nursery and Garden Center may be in order. They do not sell machetes, but they do have a successful team of landscape architects and gardeners to provide full-service to corporate and...
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320 Evesboro - Medford Rd, Marlton, NJ 08053, USA
There are those who will stubbornly claim that it’s impossible to find a good bagel outside of New York City. Whether this was true at one point in time I am, thankfully, too young to say, but it certainly isn’t true anymore. I think I can easily...
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320 Evesboro - Medford Rd, Marlton, NJ 08053, USA
There may be about 47 billion Italian restaurants in New Jersey, but not all of them—indeed not most of them—are run by “real” Italians. That may account for the superiority of Made in Italy, formerly Montagnaro, a pizzeria/trattoria that is...
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Evesham Township, NJ 08053, USA
Despite a massive increase in popularity over the last few decades, soccer still doesn’t cause the same widespread euphoria in the United States as in other countries. But the beautiful game is gaining converts every year thanks to youth leagues...
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230 N Maple Ave, Evesham Township, NJ 08053, USA
Five-year-olds are often the subject of discrimination. They can’t drive. They can’t go on roller coasters. They can’t see Stallone movies. They certainly can’t do much in Vegas. It's a relief, then, that there are still places exclusive in their...
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230 N Maple Ave # A7, Marlton, NJ 08053, USA
Visiting the Philadelphia area and not eating at least one hoagie is like traveling to Rome and passing on St. Peter’s. Luckily, Lee’s Hoagie House is a mini-chain that has popped up in a number of spots since it first opened in northwest Philly...
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100 Church Rd, Evesham Township, NJ 08053, USA
Easily one of the most well-stocked wine and liquor stores in New Jersey, Traino’s on Church Road has been lifting spirits since 1946. The exhaustive catalog features vino from six different continents, as well as an enviable selection of beer,...
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200 Country Club Pkwy, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
Whoever claimed that golf is a good walk spoiled (and no, it wasn’t Mark Twain) clearly never experienced the bliss that comes after a round of hitting every green in regulation and sinking every putt. I haven’t either. But I refuse to stop...
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554 Fellowship Rd, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
For folks who think that the best way to relax is with a pint of lager, a basket of boneless chicken wings, and live NFL coverage, Miller’s Ale House in Mount Laurel will put their mind at ease. This massive sports bar may be part of a chain that...
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555 Fellowship Rd, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
If the movies are to be believed, interesting things happen in hotel bars: transient strangers hatch elaborate schemes, secret lovers hold trysts, international spies exchange intelligence, that kind of stuff. Of course, one could also just go for...
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915 NJ-73, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
The CoCo Key Water Park Resort in Mt. Laurel provides aquatic entertainment for all ages. Open year-round, this resort is an all-indoor affair, with the exception of an open-air hot tub, and the water slides that protrude from the building’s...
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2806 NJ-73, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
Don’t think that dive bars can serve great food? Try the garlic wings at Jay’s Elbow Room and you’ll change your mind forever. Or try the Philly cheesesteak. Or the nachos. It doesn’t matter. Everything is perfectly delicious in its greasy glory,...
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2341 NJ-38, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
For a classic American diner experience, the Cherry Hill Diner in, yes, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, is the place to go. This 24/7 locale has been around for decades, and is as renowned for its freshly baked cakes as it is for its gargantuan omelets....
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2000 NJ-38, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
Touted as the first air-conditioned indoor shopping mall east of the Mississippi (first prize goes to whoever can name the top ten in chronological order), the Cherry Hill Mall has been around since 1961. Open every day until 9:30, except Sundays...
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2000 NJ-38, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
One of the more satisfying dining experiences in the Mt. Laurel area, Seasons 52 is an upscale establishment directly adjacent to the Cherry Hill Mall. New Jersey is known for its fresh produce and seafood, so Seasons 52 is a natural choice. I use...
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Powhatan Indian Reservation Dr, Hainesport, NJ 08036, USA
Head northeast from Mt. Laurel on Hainesport Road and in a few minutes you’ll reach Rancocas State Park, a protected area of creeks, marshes, and hundreds of acres of hardwood forest. The park includes a replica of a seventeenth century Native...
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3 N Haddon Ave, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
Even during the height of its popularity, sports card collecting was very much a fringe activity, practiced by obsessives who fussed over stuff like frayed corners and the odds of finding rare inserts. Today there aren’t as many places where one...
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Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
“Historic Haddonfield” may sound like a cute little exercise in alliteration, but the appellation has been duly earned. This quaint, leafy town was where the New Jersey General Assembly declared New Jersey an independent state during the winter of...
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201 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
It’s heaven for the tots at The Happy Hippo, a locally owned toy store on the corner of Haddonfield’s main drag. The selection here tends to favor the classics—think slinkies and jack-in-the-boxes, but there’s also a good supply of higher-end,...
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2011 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
There are few things better then fresh, grilled flounder, filleted tableside; if it can be preceded by homemade pasta and paired with a glass of pinot grigio, then all will feel right with the universe. Everything definitely feels right in Caffe...
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2825 NJ-73, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
Feel like knocking down some pins? A great place to do it around Mt. Laurel is Laurel Lanes, a bowling alley boasting an impressive 64 lanes. Open until late every night of the week and 3 a.m. on weekends, Laurel Lanes is popular with serious...
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1045 S Church St, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
Laurel Acres is an ideal spot for a short jog, a lazy summer evening watching kids play baseball, or in the winter, a fun day of sledding. The park is open from sunrise to sunset, and features multiple soccer fields, baseball diamonds, and a...
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210 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
Health-conscious travelers will be happy to learn that Ánimo in Haddonfield is sympathetic to their needs. This juice and burrito bar has built up a loyal clientele who appreciate their use of natural, preservative-free ingredients. As with any...
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2825 NJ-73, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
The debate over where to find the “most authentic” Philly cheesesteak will probably never end, but Tony Luke’s is a consistent contender. This chain has locations all over the greater Philadelphia area and several in New Jersey (not to mention the...
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228 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
If you’re in the Mt. Laurel area and in need of a haircut, you might want roll on down to Kings Highway in Haddonfield. That’s main street for this small, historic town, which feels like a Norman Rockwell painting come to life—definitely the right...
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Hammonton, NJ 08037, USA
Bird watchers, fishermen, and hikers who are seeking a little more land to roam than what’s available in Rancocas State Park or Laurel Acres can take a short car ride south from Mt. Laurel to reach Wharton State Forest, the “largest single tract...
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143 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
An idea for your next dinner party (that is, one that you’re attending as a guest): instead of playing it safe and showing up with a bottle of rosé or a bouquet of tulips, why not live dangerously and bring a few dozen oysters? You’ll definitely...
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923 Haddonfield Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
Here’s a concept that feels long overdue: a wine and burger bar. That’s the idea behind Zinburger, which specializes in pairing excellent, mostly American, wine with gourmet hamburgers. All wines are available by the glass, which is helpful if you...
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121 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
If you want to hit the trails in the Mt. Laurel area, but forgot to pack your running shoes, chances are you can find something suitable at the Haddonfield Running Company on Kings Highway East. A specialty shop for runners of all levels, this...
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Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
You may already look pretty fabulous, but there’s no overestimating the importance of a well-chosen accessory. If you’re looking to complete an ensemble, Cranky’s in Cherry Hill has a well-curated selection of women’s handbags, clutch purses,...
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233 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
The Indian King Tavern counts as one of the most significant sites in Garden State history. It was here, in 1777, where legislators took refuge from the maelstrom of the Revolutionary War to officially create the state of New Jersey. A typical...
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146 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
Even during the time when British culinary culture was the subject of cruel punch lines, there were some dishes that no one did better than the English. That might be because they were dishes that the English invented, but still—a well-made...
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8 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
Founded in 2005 to cater to the adventurous whims of extreme sport aficionados, Freeride Sports has successfully made a name for itself by providing reliable service to cyclists and skaters alike. Don’t be fooled by the laid-back demeanor of the...
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929 Haddonfield Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
Learning Express in Cherry Hill is a toy store for active kids of all ages. With an emphasis on products and brands that engage children intellectually, as well as physically, this place has a great selection of construction toys, puzzles, and...
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2 Lackawanna Pl, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
The days when tattoo parlors were viewed as dubious shore leave destinations are long gone. So goes the philosophy at evolvInk, a body art studio whose ambiance represents the polar opposite of that dingy, hole-in-the-wall stereotype. An...
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68 Morris Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
One of several edificial “highlights” on Morris Avenue, Acorn Hall is a well-preserved upper-middle class home that was built in 1853. The style is Italianate, reflecting the resurgence of Italian renaissance architecture that was all the rage in...
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10 Wilmot St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Ask the chefs at any Morristown restaurant and many will tell you that their ingredients are locally sourced. They aren’t doing it to comply will current “farm to table” trends. They’re doing it because here it makes sense, as it has for hundreds...
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73 Kahdena Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Disillusioned with modern life? But not so much so that you want to quit your corporate gig and sell your midtown apartment just yet? I recommend getting your hands dirty at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, a working farm that still uses...
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56 South St A, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Tracy Silverman opened Sweet Lucy’s on South Street in 2011. Before starting her own bakery, Tracy worked in finance, which makes her at least the fourth person I know of who has made the transition from banker to baker. Seriously, it’s some kind...
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172 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
A number of businesses in Morristown favor the deliberately archaic spelling of “shoppe.” Few, however, are as justified in this nod to the past as Elliott’s Flower Shoppe. The Morris Street florist has been serving the community since 1895. Not...
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8 Dehart St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
In business since 1983, Enjou Chocolat specializes in customized chocolate creations. Owner/founder Wendy Taffet has over 50,000 different molds at her disposal, which she expertly employs to manufacture confectioneries in every shape–from...
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14 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Ideal for women who like their fashion and accessories to have a little more personality, Cheeks Boutique’s wares are stylish and sensuous. Pieces are hand-selected by Cheeks owner, Kimberly A. Grant, a professional stylist and interior decorator....
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43 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Those expecting flaky baklava or succulent slices of döner will be disappointed when they walk into A Taste of Turkey. This initial dismay will quickly morph into wonder, since this South Street store specializes in breath-taking pieces of Turkish...
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Right across from the Morristown train station you’ll find Del’s Novelty, a family-owned party supply store that’s been here since 1949. Two well-stocked rooms offer goods like streamers, wigs, cartoon-print plates and a vast supply of classic...
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Tempe Wick Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
If you like imagining rugged men in colonial garb camping in the woods, a trip to Jockey Hollow may be just the thing. Here’s where the Colonial Army spent two harsh winters during the American Revolutionary War. Be sure to explore the log cabins,...
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30 Washington Pl, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Need to get in shape? What better way than to put in a proper hill run? One of the best places to do it in Morristown is on Fort Nonsense Hill, a Morristown National Historical Park site. The actual fort is long gone, but the strategic aptitude of...
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When in Morristown, it’s only common sense to visit the statue of Thomas Paine in Burnham Park. In the United States, the émigré statesman is somewhat underrepresented on the memorial front: only two statues exist. This one was unveiled on July...
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Sunrise Lake, Mendham, NJ 07945, USA
While one end of Sunrise Lake is dominated by gleeful kids in summer, the other is (more scarcely) populated by patient anglers. Come at the right time of day, usually dawn or dusk, and be rewarded with any number of bass, sunfish, pike or...
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Sunrise Lake, Mendham, NJ 07945, USA
If you’re visiting Morristown in summer, you may very well want to go for a dip. For lap-swimmers and ichthyophobes, there’s Burnham Park Pool. Others can continue traveling west on Mendham Road until they reach Sunrise Lake, a local-favored...
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100 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
The Mayo Performing Arts Center is Morristown’s community theatre, and has been since 1937. Acts range from stand-up comedy to ballet, and impressive bookings are guaranteed across numerous genres. Check the upcoming schedule on the Center’s...
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10 N Park Pl, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
No visit to Morristown should fail to include a stop at the old town square, known locally as the Green. This small two-acre park is still the city center, as it has been for almost three centuries. Once the site of public executions, the Green...
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Morris Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
It’s not a long walk from Acorn Hall to the Ford Mansion, or vice versa. In fact, it should only take a few minutes. All the more reason then to check out the beautiful homes on Morris Avenue. Keep your eyes peeled for this immaculate timber frame...
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30 Washington Pl, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Built just prior to the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the Ford Mansion on Morris Avenue was brand new when George Washington made it his headquarters during the winter of 1779-1780. No doubt the General had a lot on his mind during...
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4109, 7 Elm St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
A local favorite since 1978, Morristown Deli is a family business that takes “dog friendly” to another level. If you don’t know what a doggie high chair is, ask someone working here and you’ll find out. For us homo sapiens, Morristown Deli is an...
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16 Cattano Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Everything is made from scratch at The Artist Baker, which feels oddly like it was transplanted from San Francisco. (Is it the hillside location?) Okay, the SF-vibe may be entirely inside this reviewer’s head, but one can’t have any illusions...
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80 Elm St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Enthusiastic carnivores have a plenty of options in Morristown, but Sebastian’s predates the recent steakhouse boom. Framed by the exposed brick of the main dining room, a mosaic depicting Morristown Station one hundred years ago (complete with a...
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146 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Located right in the middle of Morristown’s main drag, South Street Creamery Café is a family-owned ice cream parlor that’s been a local favorite since 1999. There are savory options on offer, like fresh soups and paninis, but the homemade ice...
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42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
The Orient Express has gone brick and mortar. With its tuxedoed waiters, crystal chandeliers and baroque napkin folds, The Grand Cafe is a nod to old-world luxury. Expect French cuisine with slight Asian and American touches, and an affable...
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90 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Nostalgic for the kind of burger drive-in joint your pops went to? Look no further than Don’s. This retro slice of pure Americana is modeled after the original Don’s Drive-In in Livingston, New Jersey, which closed in 1993. The menu is a...
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Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
As its name implies, this stylish little café is located right on the Morristown Green, the town’s historic center. At Café on the Green, they make their own gelato, while serving lighter fare to satisfy your inner Francophile. In the front...
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2 Whippany Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
Raw bar fanatics, your cup runneth over. Situated adjacent to the Westin Governor Morris Hotel, the Blue Morel is a fine dining establishment offering an enviable fresh seafood menu, and other highlights of New American cuisine. Although select...
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151 Morris St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
The name may recall some less-than-wholesome libations, but Jungle Juice in Morristown is juice bar ideal for any health-conscious customer. Walk in and be greeted by the wafting aroma of freshly sliced fruit. Catering available on request.
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13 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
A favorite local hangout of the young and sometimes boisterous, Sona Thirteen is Morristown’s take on the modern Irish pub. This is definitely a beer place, as evidenced by a second bar specializing solely in craft brews. The high ceilings and...
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150 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
No matter if you’re an oenophile, beer person, or strict martini drinker, you will feel well taken care of in David Todd’s. This casually sophisticated bar and restaurant on South Street caters to a mature clientele with equally mature tastes. The...
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140 Morris St, Morristown, NJ 07960, USA
The wait is over. There’s a gastropub in Morristown. Located literally a stone’s throw from the train station (please don’t put this to the test), End of Elm was started by a couple of local restaurateurs who felt there was demand for a locale...
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2 Light House Rd, Highlands, NJ 07732, USA
When Henry Hudson sailed into this area in 1609, the highlands were mentioned in the ships logs and diaries. Since 1828, the Twin Lights have stood 200 feet atop the Navesink Highlands to give warning to ships at sea of land ahead. This was a...
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Sandy Hook, NJ 07732, USA
As I strolled the grounds of Fort Hancock and poked around the buildings, the trail, mortar battery, museum, and lighthouse I tried to picture this busy fort in the days when it thrived. I stood on the Parade Grounds and imagined a parade with the...
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305 MAST Way, Highlands, NJ 07732, USA
Plodding down the (long) path to the beach at Sandy Hook, I happened to look up and see the Verrazano Bridge over in New York. The day was hazy but I could see the bridge as she majestically joined two parcels of land. On Sandy Hook at the beach,...
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Avon-By-The-Sea, NJ, USA
Well, my favorite beach at Washington Ave. in Avon, New Jersey is ready for the Summer of 2013. After the severe damage to our area beaches and beach towns, New Jersey is "Stronger than the Storm." On June 15th, the season will begin. Not...
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20 Woodland Ave, Avon-By-The-Sea, NJ 07717, USA
Every May I wait for Memorial Day week-end with great anticipation. This is my favorite holiday because it's time to get ready for the beach. I buy my beach badge the week before and drag out my beach chair, get my beach bag and fill it with a...
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20 Woodland Ave, Avon-By-The-Sea, NJ 07717, USA
After the town's clean-up of Sandy's destruction, we were finally allowed up at the Washington Ave., Avon, beachfront. We had seen the devastation on T.V. and in the newspaper, but the scene still took my breath away. Gone was my boardwalk, and my...
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Avon-By-The-Sea, NJ, USA
The flag is green so it's safe to swim. These lifeguards are keeping a watchful eye on the swimmers at Avon-by-the-Sea Washington Avenue beach. This Jersey beach is very popular with families because at low tide a cove forms. It is formed by the...
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Every May in Ocean Grove, New Jersey families are busy erecting their tents. Tent City is a complex of 114 tents in which families spend their Summers in the seaside town of Ocean Grove. The tents are very popular and there is a wait list of up to...
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707 U.S. 9, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210, USA
This zoo is clean and well kept. You see families, seniors, and teens in this park. This zoo started in 1942 as a 40 acre zoo and today is speed out over 120 acres. There are 550 different animals and about 250 species. This April 20, 2013 two...
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215 Essex Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762, USA
Spring Lake was created as a borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey in 1892. It is considered one of the most beautiful seaside towns in the state with its huge Victorian homes. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries' "Gilded Age" Spring Lake...
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300 Main St, Avon-By-The-Sea, NJ 07717, USA
If you are visiting, vacationing, or you are a local, you may want to try the Bedrock Bistro in Avon, New Jersey. The decor is modern and crisp - with Frank Sinatra memorabilia from the 1950's. The chef/ owner, Mark Fabiano, circulates the two...
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1119 NJ-35, Ocean Township, NJ 07712, USA
If you shop organic foods and natural products, then Dean's Natural Food Market is just the place for you. The owner, Dean Nelson is dedicated to providing his customers with the freshest organics available. He is friendly and professional. The...
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Belmar Boardwalk, Belmar, NJ 07719, USA
I keep hearing that New Jersey is back. Well, as far as the beaches and beachfront go, almost all are open for the summer season of 2013. As you can see in the photo, Belmar's new boardwalk is very nice and there are little shops and restaurants...
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c60 Ocean Ave, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720, USA
The beaches and shore towns of New Jersey are open and as they say"Stronger Than the Storm". So "The Jersey Shore is Open". Bradley Beach is a beach town just south of Ocean Grove in New Jersey and it will be open with its Annual Lobster Fest...
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48 Pitman Ave, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756, USA
Everyone seems to be traveling to the Jersey Shore to help it get back on its feet. I have a suggestion that you will enjoy and savor - Day's Ice Cream in Ocean Grove, Ocean Grove is a unique Victorian jewel of a town located just south of Asbury...
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Asbury Park, Bradley Terrace, Belmar, NJ 07719, USA
The Jersey Shore at Belmar is back and so is Belmar's Summertime Surf which has been there since 2006. Summertime Surf offers a large variety of programs. Some are the Kids' Surf Camp, Women's Surf (weekends), and Stand Up Paddle. Important...
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139 Nolans Point Rd, Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849, USA
A few days ago since the weather was gorgeous, I decided that a day trip to Lake Hopatcong would be fun. So off we went. Lake Hopatcong is only about one hour and 15 minutes from my home. This lake is the largest lake in New Jersey and was...
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260 Lakeside Blvd, Landing, NJ 07850, USA
While at Lake Hopatcong in New Jersey, I visited the state park at Landing. This park is a great place for a family outing, a hike, a swim, fishing. or a picnic. The beach at the park is protected by lifeguards during the summer. There is a large...
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Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742, USA
While traveling in Italy with her family, Bella saw small carts from which vendors sold their items. She thought about the carts and what a great thing it would be to get a cart and sell gelato to make some money for charity. Bela immediately...
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260 Lafayette St, Newark, NJ 07105, USA
The Ironbound section of Newark in New Jersey is largely a Portuguese area. In 1910, immigrants from Portugal arrived in Newark. By the early 1920's they founded in the Ironbound the Sporting Club de Portugal. By the late 1950's, the greatest...
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Belmar, NJ, USA
For several weeks, I had noticed a sign on the fences in Belmar at the beach. As I was jogging every day on the boards, I kept reading about this MudManX Obstacle Race. I thought about this several times and figured it was just a race along the...
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Belmar, NJ, USA
It was a cloudy Saturday morning, but I still decided to go for a jog from Avon and into Belmar. This is my usual routine. I got to Avon and there were no parking spaces for three blocks. This is late September and usually in September, the crowds...