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140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5833 (Manila/Grove)
We are less than a block from the Grove St. PATH train station. http://www.panynj.gov/path/maps-schedules.html
201-536-5557
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Good for:
Casual Dining
Bar scene

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  • 3
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  • 5
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
A Little Bit of Everything

I went to LITM on Friday after reading that they were going to host a party for a trendy Jersey City barber shop later on in the month. I work in the grittier section of JC, Journal Square, so it is a quick PATH ride to Grove Street and the occasion seemed appropriate. The space is fine with one... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Shannonine C
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New York, New York, United States
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I ended up here by chance with my family on a open mic night. The food was great whit a lot of vegetarian alternatives and the bar was also great!

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New York, New York, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I went to LITM on Friday after reading that they were going to host a party for a trendy Jersey City barber shop later on in the month. I work in the grittier section of JC, Journal Square, so it is a quick PATH ride to Grove Street and the occasion seemed appropriate. The space is fine with one room... More 

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Oyster Bay, New York
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I was looking to Open Table to see what tables were available at 8 on a Thursday night and this came up. I had confused it with another place, so I was a bit surprised when I realized it was not the place I thought. Still the menu looked great on Open Table so we were happy to try a... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you want to attend an art opening in downtown JC, this is the place. Each month there is a new, usually local, artist on display. The first Tuesday of the month is usually the date of the opening though check the website. The drink menu is fun and creative. The menu is clearly marked for vegetarians and there are... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Me and my girlfriend ordered the same thing and my plate had so much souce and her plate did not have any souce. I told the attendant and he gave us a funny story.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

The food is a bit on the pricey side but worth it. Service on the other hand was poor. The food & drinks menu have excellent choices to choose from. The food is worth making another trip there.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2012

I've been a fan of mixed drinks and this bar/restaurant has a great selection of mixed drinks to meet everyone's taste needs. Whether you like your drinks on the sweeter side I'd recommend a Salvador Dali, or if you like a little bit of everything try the Monet. Overall, the drinks are great!

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

Mac and cheese is one of my favorite indulgence meals and LITM's has won awards for a few years running. It was delectable, customizable to your specifications, and you can taste the hint of truffle oil, which gives it that extra je ne sais quoi. The menu has loads of appealing choices, so we plan to return. Service was spotty... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Friend & I went to try it out. Got there around 8'ish. Sat at the bar ordered the parm fries for starters. First off, the size of it for the price is quite outrageous. The thing which was really terrible? The bartender (a man) was so cold that it was near practically rude. When asked for salt the look and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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403 reviews 403 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

Good for drinks, but the crowd changes from night to night. Have been there when it is young hipsters making too much noise, and been there when it's been super chill older people. No matter, the cocktails and appetizers are excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5833
    (Manila/Grove)
  • Public Transportation: We are less than a block from the Grove St. PATH train station. http://www.panynj.gov/path/maps-schedules.html
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: 201-536-5557

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 16
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?