One of the perks of living in Jersey City is access to the perfect view of the Manhattan Skyline! We've compiled a list of the best restaurants to catch this amazing view, whether it's for your romantic date night or to get the perfect photo-op for your next girls' night! Because nothing pairs better with great food than a stunning view.
Taphaus is perfectly located to enjoy the NYC skyline along the Hudson while enjoying some craft brews and an inventive modern menu. 2 2nd St.
Hudson & Co.
A new addition to the Hudson waterfront is trendy new restaurant Hudson & Co. It features craft cocktails, craft beers, and an extensive menu of tasty American fare! 3 2nd St.
If you're a foodie who is looking for the perfect backdrop for your next food pic, Piggyback Bar is definitely the spot for you! They have a creative menu of Southeast Asian bites for you to enjoy, while being located right on the Hudson for a perfect view of the skyline! 200 Hudson St.
If you're trying to impress your date, this is the place to go. With and Industrial-chic aesthetic and a seafood-focused menu of modern Italian fare, the scenic views are just the cherry on top! 502 Washington Blvd.
Living in Jersey City we tend to take for granted the unmatched waterfront view of Manhattan we have access to, but an evening hanging out at the Lutze Biergarten will remind you of just how lucky we are. This outdoor beer garden right on the water will reopen for the season in mid-May, with the perfect relaxed atmosphere for you and your friends to take in the cityscape. 3 2nd St.
Another outdoor waterfront gem for you to take in the city vista is Surf City, which will also open up for this season mid-May. This spot is perfect for a Saturday night out, serving up beachy vibes along with great drinks and music! 1 Marin Blvd.
Komegashi Too offers up some unique and modern sushi, sashimi, and cooked dishes with a picture-perfect waterfront view of NYC. 99 Town Square Pl.
Liberty House Restaurant
Located at the edge of Liberty State Park, Liberty House not only offers incredible outdoor seating where you can enjoy the skyline along the waterfront, you can also take a post-dinner stroll through the park and take in the romantic views! 76 Audrey Zapp Drive.
Talk about a view!! This chic spot serves up creative New American fare along with a panoramic view of the Manhattan skyline! 84 Audrey Zapp Dr.
The floor-to-ceiling windows at this stylish Hyatt Regency venue really can't be beat! It offers the most stunning view of the NYC skyline around, conveniently located right near Exchange Place. 2 Exchange Pl.
RoofTop at Exchange Place
Last, but not least, there is the newly opened RoofTop at Exchange Place, which will provide you with a completely unobstructed view of the waterfront, complete with fire pits and killer cocktails! 1 Exchange Pl.
Written by Claire Layton
Claire is a quintessential Canadian girl looking forward to exploring JC one craft beer at a time! She is a graduate student of anthropology, spending all of her free time either at the gym, frequenting comedy bars, or scouring the city for free concerts.