Food & Drink

July 1, 2020

JERSEY CITY, NJ —A popular venue in Jersey City has been cited for having patrons indoors with no masks and little sign of social distancing. "The Factory on Communipaw has regularly violated COVID restrictions throughout the pandemic," said Jersey City Chief Prosecutor Jake Hudnut, via twitter.

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Tony Margetis, owner of Miss America Diner in Jersey City, knew he had to do something to protect his employees and his customers when the state declared a State of Emergency in March. “I have good customers and loyal employees,” he said. So, when he discovered that he could ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - While city officials advance efforts to expand opportunities for restaurants along the Newark Avenue Plaza, the owner of local favorite Bonchon is reminding those searching for a great meal of the steps they’ve taken to keep Jersey City fed since the COVID-19 crisis ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Mayor Steven Fulop is proposing an expansion of the Newark Ave Pedestrian Mall to extend outdoor restaurant seating along “Restaurant Row” and safe pedestrian accessibility in an effort to encourage best practices for social distancing during the current global COVID-19 pandemic, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - A flavored vodka that started in a Jersey City kitchen, and then grew into a partnership between two widows inspired to keep their husband’s legacies alive, has taken on yet another meaning as the brand builds and becomes one that will generate funds for first responders in ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - City officials approved a $55,000 contract to continue providing meals to senior citizens impacted by the COVID-19 public health crisis. According to Stacey Flanagan, the director of the Jersey City Health Department, more than 20,000 Meals Ready to Eat (MRE) have been ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The City Council again signaled their support for efforts to limit charges to local restaurants by food delivery apps including Grubhub and Uber Eats with their unanimous passage of a resolution backing Mayor Steven Fulop’s recent executive order. Fulop issued the order to ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Mayor Steven Fulop issued an executive order Thursday that will cap hidden fees charged to restaurants by third party delivery services during the current COVID-19 state of emergency. These delivery services have been charging restaurants 15 to 35 percent of a customer’s bill ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Even as local and public health officials continue to grapple with COVID-19, Jersey City will reopen its farmers markets – with new restrictions – in an effort to provide healthy, organic produce to residents in all parts of the city. “Our farmers' markets are a vital source of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Already popular for its app-based, full service meal preparation and delivery of meals made from fresh local ingredients, Cavany Foods is taking its business retail and opening 1,750 square-foot space at 235 Grand in downtown Jersey City, the luxury rental building’s developers ...

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