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Skinner's Loft

146 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2812
+1 201-915-0600
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
146 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2812
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had Eggs florentine and a beer... great food, nice service and a super selection of craft beer 👍🏻 would visit again

Thank Janus E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Skinner’s Loft in JC is a great to hang out with family or friends. We sat near the bar, and had a electric heater going. Had Cocktails and fish to start with. Crab patty with sweet potato was nice. Chicken with avocado salad was good...More

Thank chandersabharwal
Reviewed April 12, 2018

The challenging climb to the dining room turned out to be not worth the hefty tab for what turned out to be a mediocre meal Kale salad serving was quite miserly, but tasted fine Double cut pork chops were just large chunks of decent meat...More

Thank sakusa2016
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice spot. Nice decor. Ok food at high prices. Drinks cost more than manhattan. Not sure what they are thinking with the high prices. Guess they think it’s NYC. But it’s not.

Thank hughb997
Reviewed January 19, 2018

Walking into Skinner's Loft on a sub-zero night, it was pleasant how they had warmed up the high ceiling structure. The restaurant has a cozy dimly lit 60s 70s American music ambiance which was nice. The drinks menu had a good selection of wines and...More

Thank Shakadeliqs
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

My favorite restaurant in Jersey City. Never disappointed. Good food, good location and a casual ambiance that is great for a friendly get together or a special date. A varied menu and good beer and wine selection will please most foodies. The pork chop is...More

Thank czar13653
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Out of all the places arouns this area, Skinner has by far the highest food quality (try tje meatballs as a starter), pleasant atmosphere, nice staff and reasonable price. Highest recommends.

1  Thank Tomas_Hruby
Reviewed October 15, 2017

It's a steep climb up to the dining room at Skinner's Loft so this place is a challenge for those with mobility challenges but the food is very good and the service is friendly.

1  Thank UltimateWines
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Loved this bar. Great selection of beer and other drinks. We are into the craft beer and had a hard time finding any in NYC. We shared the nacho's and they were the best I have had. Different and tasty. Love the small space. Service...More

1  Thank bfcantwell
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for brunch on a Sunday and we're able to score roof top seating. It was so cute up there with a garden feel. Drinks were delicious and the homemade biscuits were to die for! Our actual food didn't disappoint either. The...More

1  Thank Kendall_ashlee
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March 2, 2018|
Response from czar13653 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe they have a separate children’s menu
Allan W
August 16, 2015|
Response from Miramax2013 | Reviewed this property |
Dress casual. There is no valet parking. BTW - the street becomes a pedestrian mall during summer. Street and garage parking within two blocks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2812
    (Grove St. & Erie St.)
  • Public Transportation: Grove Street (PATH) and Harsimus Cove (HBLR).
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-915-0600
  • E-mail
Charming, upscale-casual restaurant & bar with a New American menu, craft brews & rooftop dining.
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