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Skinner's Loft

146 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2812
+1 201-915-0600
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
146 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cute little place in Jersey City near Grove. Downstairs is a bar. Second level is inside dining while roof top also offers dining. The nachos were a great start. Different flavors than your average nachos. And the chorizo stuffed chicken was awesome. Pair with...More

Thank Randimich09
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Six of us arrived (with reservations, I believe) for brunch around noon on Saturday, June 10. We were seated promptly on the second floor. No elevator that I'm aware of. Tables close, but we were comfortable. Third floor is a rooftop deck, I believe. Menu...More

Thank CLCoronios
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite bar/ restaurant in the area. Great staff, food, ambiance, and drinks. They never let us down. We have sat in every part of this spot and like the downstairs bar the best but depending on our mood I also love the...More

Thank nicbrod
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The seating is crowded, uncomfortable, and awkward, but if you can get past that, their lobster roll is fantastic. Bacon and lobster, need I say more?

Thank shanadevil
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I'm in New Jersey working, which lead me to be alone on Mother's Day. I asked someone on Grove Street where could I have a great meal. He pointed across the street and said "Skinners Loft". I got there and was greeted by a man...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We found this restaurant bar on our last day in the area (right next door to our apartment!) Really cool interior and although a small menu it was interesting and we all found something really delicious to eat. Good service, relaxed atmosphere reasonably priced -...More

1  Thank ringlandj_t
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We had 9 people and were able to get seating on a Sunday during brunch! The food was excellent, and great prices, atmosphere. We also had wonderful cocktails for our Sunday outing, and enjoyed the whole experience. We will go back when in Jersey City,...More

Thank Alicat1964
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Skinners makes an honest Irish Coffee, a wide selection of liquors, has an impressive list of local and imported beers on tap (Maudite!), and a decent food menu too.

Thank mmatute
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We came here just after we arrivedf from the airport and it was amazing! They have a wide variety of beer! We were there on sunday and the best brunch ever! We are looking forward to coming back soon! Highly recommended!

Thank travelernyc2017
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Skinner's Loft is one of the best restaurants I have ever had the pleasure to visit. The atmosphere is amazing - either in the cold weather (fireplace upstairs) or the warm weather (bistro tables on the street OR rooftop)!!! The food is excellent and the...More

1  Thank Localres501
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Allan W
16 August 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
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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