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...

Conca D’oro chocolate cookie bars

by TAS826 4 days ago

Hello. I was hoping someone may have a recipe posted in a 1970s Bon Appetit RSVP. It was for an Italian cookie from a bakery in NJ called Conca D’oro. The bakery will no longer share the recipe but...

NJ Diner Sausage - I give up!!

by pktaske 7 years ago

Searched the internet for the past two weeks with no luck. I though I had struck gold when I followed up on a recommendation for Thumanns Links...but whe I went to pick up my 10 pound box, it was t...

BurgersIM about to invade tri-state area...

by gutreactions 10 months ago

It's a franchise chain called BurgersIM out of Encino, CA. and Dallas, Texas. They are about to open franchises locally in Mamaroneck at 1137 W. Boston Post Road, the spot that formerly housed Gus...

Best hot dog joints in Jersey

by John 19 years ago

Since the Newark Star Ledger did a summer munchmobile feature on hot dogs; I've become obsessed with them. Following are my favorite hot dog places in N.J. 5) Rutt's Hutt in Clifton. The best deep ...

Old Fashioned Donut Near Paramus

by nissenpa 2 months ago

I lived in NJ for a few years and fell in love with the old school bakeries and their Old Fashioned Donuts. I'll be in Paramus in July and am looking for the place that has the best. Help please!

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...

Where can I find "Omurice" in NNJ, or NJ for that matter?

by ELA 2 months ago

Does anyone know where I can find real "Omurice" in NJ? I know there's different versions, but I am looking for the "traditional" as seen in the below video -- real fried rice, shaped/molded onto t...

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...

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...

Westwood-Paramus-Ridgewood area

by PSRaT 3 months 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...

Round Table Pizza style pizza in NYC or New Jersey

by spopke 3 months 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...

Northern NJ Tatami room?

by saraf123 3 months 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...

Gluten free falafel NYC?

by lisaleira 3 months 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 15 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...

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

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 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 6 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 4 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 4 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 7 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...