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Where to Get the Best Brownies in Hoboken + Jersey City

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Brownies are a classic, gooey chocolate treat with a touch of nostalgia and a lot of comfort. This fudgy confection is excellent on its own or can be used to turn a scoop of ice cream into an exceptional sundae. Bakeries and dessert shops around Hoboken + Jersey City serve incredible classic brownies, gluten-free varieties, brownie ice cream scoops, and so much more. Keep reading to discover where to get brownies in Hoboken + Jersey City.


The Ainsworth | 310 Sinatra Drive

The Ainsworth has Manhattan views and a menu with something for everyone. Diners craving a decadent chocolate dessert will want to order the “Brownie Sunday,” a treat made with a warm chocolate chip chocolate brownie, vanilla ice cream, whipped cream, chocolate sauce, and sprinkles.

Annie + Em’s Bakeshop | 155 3rd Street


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Annie + Em’s Bakeshop sells gluten-free classic brownies made in its dedicated gluten-free facility. These sweets can also be made vegan or dairy-free upon request. This bakery does not have retail hours but brownies can be ordered online for pickup.

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Antique at 112 | 112 Willow Avenue

This “micro-diner” from Antique Bar + Bakery has a full menu of burgers, soups, salads, and all-day breakfast items. The gluten-free, dairy-free brownie on the sweet treat menu, which is served with whipped cream or oat whipped cream, is a great way to end a meal at Antique At 112.

Bagels on the Hudson | 802 Washington Street A

Bagels on the Hudson has more than just bagels on the menu. There’s also a fudgy, chocolate chip brownie made for anyone with a sweet tooth.

Baking Mama | 88 Hudson Street

Tina Rivera, a passionate and talented baker, opened Baking Mama in 2015 and the local business serves an incredible selection of baked goods. The menu has classic brownies with walnuts + chocolate chips. In a recent Eat This Not That article, the Baking Mama brownies were named the best brownies in New Jersey.

Honeygrow | 120 Washington Street


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Honeygrow is a counter-service salad and stir-fry spot that also serves a crave-worthy double-chocolate brownie. The brownie is rich and decadent and available on its own or as part of a Brownie Crumble. This dessert comes with strawberries, grapes, dark chocolate chips, brownie crumbles, whipped cream, and local clover honey.

Lisa’s Italian Deli | 901 Park Avenue

Lisa’s is a family-owned Italian eatery that opened in 1971. The mozzarella and sandwiches are beloved but the menu also has a brownie for anyone who wants to end their meal on a sweet note.



Thomas Ice Cream Cafe | 214 Jefferson Street


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Thomas Ice Cream Cafe serves made-from-scratch artisanal ice cream. Hot Fudge Brownie is one of the tempting scoop flavors. Ice cream lovers can enjoy the brownie flavor in a cup or cone or try it as part of a shake or sundae.

Yuki’s Bakery + Coffee | 720 Monroe Street, Store E101

Yuki’s Bakery + Coffee is an Israeli pastry and cafe that recently expanded its space in Hoboken. The pastry selection features brownies alongside babka, challah, rugelach, and croissants.

Jersey City

Bang Cookies | 128 Newark Avenue


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Bang Cookies sells more than cookies. The menu also features fudgy chocolate chip brownies that are ooey and gooey. Bang sometimes has special flavors, like a Pumpkin Spice Blondie, Tipsy Brownie, and Belgian Brownie.

Cocoa Bakery | 275 Grand Street + 475 Central Avenue


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Cocoa Bakery has two locations in Jersey City and is owned by Chef Jessica Isaacs, who worked as the executive pastry chef at Nobu for many years. The Cocoa Bakery menu has a classic brownie bar along with cupcakes, cake truffles, cookies, and pies.

Maman | 70 Hudson Street


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Maman is a beautiful French-style cafe with a full coffee and brunch menu. The pastry case features a Nutella Brownie that is described as a chocolate and hazelnut brownie topped with salted caramel and chocolate pearls.

Milk Sugar Love Creamery + Bakeshop | 19 McWilliams Place

Milk Sugar Love is a whimsical ice cream shop in Hamilton Park. The confectionery sells toffee walnut blondies, fudge brownies, and matcha brownies which are great on their own or pair perfectly with a scoop of ice cream.

Stack Creamery | 465 Central Avenue

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Stack Creamery is a creative ice cream sandwich spot in The Heights. Guests can create their ice cream sandwiches with moist made-from-scratch chocolate brownies as the layers and brownie crumbs as the toppings.

The Thirsty Baker | Multiple Locations

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The Thirsty Baker is a small gourmet brownie business in Jersey City. Emily, the brownie baker and owner, sells the homemade confections at Van Vorst Farmers Market + Riverview Farmer’s Market in Jersey City, and Church Square Farmer’s Market in Hoboken. Brownies can be ordered online for local delivery and pickup or shipped in the continental US. Flavor options include a classic brownie, classic blondie, espresso brownie, rainbow brownie, sea salt caramel brownie, and peanut butter swirl brownie. Emily also sells limited edition flavors like a gluten-free and vegan mocha fudge brownie, Biscoff brownie, and walnut crunch brownie.

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Torico Ice Cream | 20 Erie Street


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Torico is a beloved Jersey City ice cream shop that serves a Chocolate Cinnamon Brownie flavor on the seasonal fall and winter menu. This flavor is a chocolate ice cream base “infused with cinnamon spice + brownie pieces.” The Chocolate Blackout flavor is available year-round and made with a chocolate ice cream base, fudge swirl, and brownie chunks. Brownie pieces are also available year-round as an ice cream topping.

Whealth Kitchen | 615 Pavonia Avenue

Whealth Kitchen is a pop-up turned catering company and cafe. Guests can order gluten-free protein brownies for pick-up in Journal Square. These brownies can also be found in some local pastry cases, including at Treehouse Coffee Shop.

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