You’ve been waiting all year to head outside and get your drink on at Jersey City’s trendiest outdoor patios. Now summer’s here and the only question is, which patio should you hit up first?! Whether you’re headed on a romantic Bumble date or you want to meet some friends for happy hour after work, this list of the top 10 outdoor patios in Jersey City will have just what you need!
There’s no place like Porta to liven up a Jersey City summer night! This trendy rooftop bar has tons of seating and is known for its pizza. Head there for dinner or a drink and enjoy a refreshing summer cocktail!
If you’re looking for a more intimate, romantic vibe, Skinner’s Loft is your place. Head up to the roof for a craft beer, cocktail, and delicious New American cuisine. This spot is also known for its incredible brunch, but get there early because it’s first come first served!
If you’re in the mood for great happy hour deals and a laid back rooftop bar, look no further! The Iron Monkey is easily one of the best spots in town for craft beer, insanely good bar food, and overall chill vibes.
One of Jersey City’s original biergartens, The Lutze is your place for open air drinks and dining right on the Hudson River. From views of New York City’s dazzling skyline to delectable food and drinks, you won’t be disappointed by an afternoon at The Lutze!
Some of the best authentic Mexican food around, you’ll love the outdoor patio at Taqueria Downtown! A Grove Street staple, come for the cheap tacos and stay for the lively summer atmosphere.
Located on Jersey City’s iconic Grove Street, this charming BYOB cafe is THE spot for all your outdoor dining brunch needs. Nurse your hangover from the night before with an iced coffee and a breakfast burrito and you’ll be good to go!
The gorgeous patio at this upscale restaurant (which doubles as a wedding venue) has unmatched views of the NYC skyline. From fire pits to a giant chess board, Liberty House Restaurant may be one of the most unique patios you encounter this summer!
If you’re in the mood for some seriously good Mexican food and tequila, Gringo’s Tacos is the place to be. They offer plenty of outdoor seating and vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.