Kick off your week with a visit to these local spots that opened over the summer!
Perk Up Cafe
197 Van Vorst St
Bayonne’s Perk Up Cafe opened up a Jersey City location. They serve their specialty coffee, breakfast sandwiches, and more delicious bites and drinks on the ground floor of The Quinn.
Poor Man Vegan
90 Monticello Ave
Enjoy affordable vegan food with Poor Man Vegan, offering tasty plant-based foods in a buffet layout. Try anything from their BBQ Chick’n empanadas to their Ube cupcakes.
641 Montgomery St
Located in the former Medical Center luncheonette, Cafe Alyca serves brunch and lunch in McGinley Square. Grab a breakfast burrito to go or sit down for a Bulgogi Beef Breakfast Skillet.
One Dee Siam
137 Newark Ave
One Dee Siam is the newest Thai restaurant on Newark Ave. This dine-in only restaurant offers delicious dishes like Massaman Curry, Kee Mao, and Spicy Bamboo. Reservations are required for parties of four or more.
239 Barrow St
If you’re looking to try a new sushi spot, try Itto Sushi on Barrow Street. Try a classic Spicy Salmon roll or try one of their signature rolls like the Jersey City made with tuna, salmon, crabmeat, avocado, and mango.
Gaia + Loki
346 Grove St
Gaia + Loki is the newest vegan spot in Downtown Jersey City. Enjoy Lumpia (Filipino-style spring rolls), a superfood salad, or even a veggie gyro.
177 York St
Dream Vista is a cafe and event space owned by the women behind Cafe Vista in Hoboken. Stop by for a Simit Plate or Spinach and Feta Burek, and try their Blue Matcha.