This St. Patrick’s Day, celebrate Irish culture, enjoy traditional foods, and grab a Guinness at one of the several Irish pubs in the area!
New Park Tavern
575 West Side Ave, Jersey City
Stop by New Park Tavern for the best burgers in Jersey City, good music, and great drinks. This is the Irish bar of Jersey City and is always worth the visit.
Hours: Sun–Thurs: 10AM to 2AM. Fri–Sat: 10AM to 3AM.
788 Garfield Ave, Jersey City
O’Leary’s is one of the best spots in Jersey City to just chill with a beer after a long day at work. They offer incredible food and drink specials daily in a rotating selection.
Hours: Mon–Fri: 10AM to 2AM. Sat–Sun: 11AM to 2AM
140 Newark Ave, Jersey City
Grace O’Malley’s is located right on Newark Ave in Downtown Jersey City. The name of the bar comes from the historical figure and pirate Gráinne Ní Mháille. You can stop by for weekend brunch, dinner, or a round of cocktails.
Hours: Mon–Thu: 3PM to 2AM. Fri–Sat: 12PM to 3AM. Sun: 12AM to 2PM.
8 Erie St, Jersey City
Hudson Hound is a contemporary Irish bar/restaurant in Downtown Jersey City. They even have “Paddy’s Week” specials including a Beef and Guinness Pie and their Bangers and Mash.
Hours: Tues–Fri: 4PM to 2AM. Sat–Sun: 11:30AM to 2AM.
Dorrian’s Red Hand
555 Washington Blvd, Jersey City
Dorrian’s is more of a restaurant than a typical pub, but is always worth mentioning for their extensive menu with vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. Try their Guinness-battered Fish & Chips or their Irish Whiskey Cake when you stop by for dinner.
Hours: Sun–Thurs: 3PM to 2AM. Fri–Sun: 3PM to 3AM.
110 1st St, Hoboken
McSwiggans first opened back in 1999 and reopened in 2008 following a fire. Since then, it’s been a hit in the area. It gives off the traditional Irish pub vibe, making it a great option for your St. Patrick’s Day festivities.
Hours: Mon–Thurs: 4PM to 2AM. Fri–Sat: 11AM to 3AM. Sun: 11AM to 2AM.
501 Garden St, Hoboken
Moran’s is known as the home to the finest pint of Guinness on this side of the Atlantic. Enjoy entrees like their Gaelic Steak served with Irish whiskey cream sauce, or grab some of their signature dishes like their Traditional Irish Mixed Grill
Hours: Tue–Fri: 4PM to 10PM. Sat: 11AM to 10PM. Sun: 11AM to 9PM.
616 Grand St, Hoboken
Willie McBride’s is an Irish pub/restaurant in the heart of Hoboken. Stop by for the classic corned beef and cabbage or grab beer-battered cod with a side of steak fries.
Hours: Mon-Fri: 4pm to 2am. Sat: 11am to 3am. Sun: 11am to 2am.
734 Willow Ave, Hoboken
Enjoy live music, drinks, and corned beef with cabbage at Finnegan’s Pub in Hoboken.
Hours: Tues–Wed: 4PM to 12AM. Thurs–Fri: 4PM to 2AM. Sat–Sun: 12PM to 2AM.