You’re exhausted after listening to another HR presentation about the company’s 401K plan, and if dinner were anywhere else, you’d make up an excuse and beeline for your couch. But Hamilton Inn is very casual, and you probably won’t be the only person at this tavern eating a big burger or even bigger crispy chicken salad while talking about how much more work you’d get done if you didn’t have to sit through useless meetings.
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Battello is a big Italian-leaning spot on the waterfront in Jersey City with fantastic views of Manhattan.
Zeppelin Hall is a huge beer garden in Jersey City that’s perfect for day drinking with a big group.
Razza is a wood-fired pizza spot in Jersey City that’s well worth a trip from New York. Or from anywhere else.
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Paloma at Hotel Hendricks
Paloma at Hotel Hendricks serves Central and South American food in an attractive space near Bryant Park.
Lincoln Station is a nice, big coffee shop in Prospect Heights where you can also get a good sandwich or some rotisserie chicken.
Eastfield’s is a sort-of-healthy restaurant on the UES where you can bring a date and pretend you’re downtown.
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Bread And Salt
Bread And Salt is a BYOB pizza spot in Jersey City that serves some of our favorite slices around NYC.
Kitchen Step is an upscale American restaurant in Jersey City that serves a great burger.
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