New Jersey

Find the best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, ice cream, and more in New Jersey. We also have tags for many of the individual cities in the state, which you can browse here.

Everything You Need to Know About Wawa, the World's Most Beloved Convenience Store

There are two types of people in this world. Those who have no idea what Wawa is and those who are obsessed with it. For the uninitiated, Wawa (pronounced wah-wah) is a chain of convenience stores...

Round Table Pizza style pizza in NYC or New Jersey

by spopke 12 days ago

I grew up in California and, for better or worse, always liked Round Table Pizza. Now I live on the east coast and would like to find a place with similar pizza in the NYC area or New Jersey. Any l...

Westwood-Paramus-Ridgewood area

by PSRaT 12 days ago

bit of a pickle.... last minute get together in the Westwood/Paramus/Ridgewood triangle. three couples, one semi-local, one from south, one from north - hence we'd like to lunch 1-2PM someplace...

Northern NJ Tatami room?

by saraf123 16 days ago

Looking for an authentic Japanese restaurant in northern New Jersey, preferably with a private room for a big group. Doesn’t need to be fancy! Thank you

Mr. Bee's - Bridgewater NJ

by memling 14 years ago

Hello Chowhounds, I am planning a trip to central NJ this weekend coming up, and had totally sold my travelling companion on a side trip for some hamburgers at Mr. Bee's in Bridgewater. It's be...

Reviews of Passover Hotel Programs?

by Curious 13 years ago

After reading the review of the Chevra program, below, I'm Looking for reviews and reports about Kosher for Passover hotel programs, from those who participated in them. While the experience is st...

Gluten free falafel NYC?

by lisaleira 1 month ago

In Israel there’s some yummy GF falafel places with gluten free pita. Anyone know if that exists in NYC? I could buy the falafels and assemble at home w GF pita but there’s something fun about a f...

Hy's cheesecake

by eileen 14 years ago

There used to be a wonderful shop in NJ (don't recall the town)called Hy's cheesecake. Hy retired and did not sell the shop (or the recipe) anybody know the shop (or a similar cheesecake) It was VE...

Good Paella - Newark

by jhk4 9 years ago

looking for good Paella and thinking of heading to the Ironbound in Newark, but where? We are coming from southeast Morris County, so open to other locations within reasonable distance if Paella i...

Loop could be the major packaging shift we've been waiting for

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

" . . . Durable, reusable packaging also allows companies to make containers that are more functional (like the Haagen Daaz container that keeps ice cream colder, longer). It also allows for way mo...

Franklin Park/Rt. 27

by tarilyn 4 months ago

I'm commuting through Kendall Park/Franklin Park/North Brunswick for the next few months. I know there are a ton of South Asian/Southeast Asian/East Asian restaurants along Rt. 27 in particular. I ...

Spicy Beef Tendon in Ft Lee NJ?

by Cemota 2 months ago

I will be visiting Linwood Plaza and would like to bring some cooked food home. Beef tendon is a favorite and so is crispy duck. Where can pick some up?

Surprisingly good pan dulce (Mexicano) in Freehold, NJ

by goodparmesan 2 months ago

Something about the pan dulce here just gets me. I’ve eaten a ton of crappy conchas in my day. I’ve had bad pan dulce all around the US, in Mexico even. Sometimes the thing about prehispanic sty...

Essex Green (W. Orange) Throwback

by Curlz 6 years ago

Okay, 'hounds...I *know* one of you will be able to help me here. Today as I drove past Essex Green with a friend who didn't grow up in the area, I said that I remembered going shopping there as a...

Knife Sharpening Service in Central NJ

by ThanksVille 4 years ago

Just had my battery of go-to cooking knives, (wustof classics, Shun, Global and a homemade butchering blade) given a complete sharpening and some re-profiling by Ziggy of ZB Sharpening. Locat...

Punto Peruano, Plainfield, NJ

by EDANTES 3 months ago

We were in Plainfield NJ around dinner and found a wonderful peruvian restaurant, Punto Peruano which is close to the train station. We were eating seafood and everything was extremely fresh and ...

Donahue's Restaurant on ret-23 wayne

by bogsidebunny 8 years ago

Does anyone remember a restaurant called Donahue's on Rte 23 in Wayne, NJ just North of the Rte-46 intersection? I know it's been gone a long time but I have memories of it being a fine place t...

Oaxacan Restaurants in New Brunswick, NJ

by goodparmesan 8 months ago

Downtown New Brunswick, the real downtown New Brunswick is often a road less traveled. The Easton Ave. and George St. sections usually get all the recognition and restaurant attention, but my favor...

My hunt for the best pastel de nata in New Jersey

by goodparmesan 6 months ago

I love the elusive Portuguese egg tart. I traveled to Portugal for it, and I’ve been on the hunt to find one that can match my nostalgia for it. One would think that would be easy, as Newark is...

Eatery near Hunterdon Care Center, Flemington NJ

by DonnaMarieNJ 3 months ago

Looking for a place to eat near the Hunterdon Care Center - no Asian - my elderly aunt does not like it. Maybe a diner? Italian? I'm going this Monday (President's Day). Thanks in advance!

Taylor Ham/Pork Roll.... who sends it to California... CHEAP ???

by FairlessHills 7 years ago

Taylor Ham/Pork Roll.... who sends it to California... CHEAP ??? I know it's not a nutritious or dietary food.... but we love Taylor Ham (although SOME call it Pork Roll). Living in Southern ...