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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
Today
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Closed now
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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
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Mixed bag - great food - meh on the service and vibe

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... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
mribando
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Oyster Bay, New York
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Bar scene
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Oyster Bay, New York
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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2 reviews
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
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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
Top Contributor
403 reviews 403 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 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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Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

What I loved about LITM was the painting exhibitions they have.Until then i never knew that there are so many local artists in Jersey City. We love going to painting exhibitions. So this place is special for me. They have good wine selections also. The best is they always promote local stuff like paintings or wines. I love the dessert... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2009

The mussels were basically the only thing on the menu that virtually every table ordered.

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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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?