• Hoboken + Jersey City Restaurants Open on Memorial Day {+ Best Happy Hours of the Week}

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    And just like that, May comes to an end this week — which means summer is just around the corner {officially, even though unofficially it’s already started}. Clearly, there’s no better way to welcome June than by taking advantage of Hoboken’s best happy hours. Plus, we’ve got the list of some of our favorite spots that are open on Memorial Day.

    Monday – May 29th: Restaurants Open!

    • Hamilton Inn {10am-10pm}
      Skinners Loft {11am-11pm}
      Brass Rail {1130am brunch till 3pm}
      Elysian {10am – 3pm, 3-5 bar menu, 5pm to 10pm}
      Madison {1130am – close}
      La Isla Uptown {5pm-10pm}
      Mikie Squared {10am – 9pm}
    • Birch Bar {5pm-close}
    • Northern Soul
    • Wurstbar JC

    …there are more, but those are some of our faves. Leave a comment below to add to the list!

    Tuesday – May 30th

    Taco Tuesday at the Shep

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    It’s everyone’s favorite time of the week – Taco Tuesday. The Shepherd + The Knucklehead has you covered with tacos for $6.95 and pints for $4 after 7pm. With 60 micro-brews on tap, be sure to follow them on IG for the rundown of beer specials, which change often. PS: Mention HG during brunch for a complimentary brunch drink on the weekends!

    Wednesday – May 31st

    Wine Down Wednesday at Mikie Squared

    Mikie Squared’s offers $4 certain domestics drafts + bottles from 4PM to 7 PM — but on Wednesdays, we drink wine. Celebrate Wine Down Wednesdays with 1/2-priced select glasses and bottles all night along with Trivia Night starting at 8:30PM. Don’t miss out on prizes and drink specials like $4 Blue Moon pints and $5 frozen drinks. Oh and if you stop by for lunch, they have free appetizers. NBD.

    Thursday – June 1st

    1/2-Price Frozen Margs at House of ‘Que

    Score 1/2-priced frozen margaritas at House of ‘Que on Thursday or utilize their 8 hour happy hour from 11AM to 7PM with a $3 Coors Light or Pabst Blue Ribbon or $4 Shiner drafts. Additional drinks include $5 house wines and $5 Tito’s Handmade Vodka.

    Friday – June 2nd

    $4 Mixed Drinks at Jack + Co

    It’s Friyay and from 4PM to 7PM, choose from $4 well mixed drinks, $5 draft beers, or $6 select wines by the glass at Jack + Co. Enjoy their rustic scenery or outside patio while you relax and settle into your weekend.

    Check out our feature on one of Jack + Co’s star bartenders: Danny Torres Jr.

    Saturday – June 3rd

    Extreme Saturdays at Black Bear  

    Enjoy your cheat day while experiencing ‘Extreme Saturdays’ at Black Bear Bar + Grill. They have brunch from 11AM to 3PM with $4 Blue Moon, $5 mimosas, $6 sangria, and make your own Bloody Marys for $7 {but seriously, look at that thing}. Stop by and check out their Extreme Food Menu or their all day specials from 11AM to 10PM – $6 big mugs of Bud Light, $7 big mugs of Stella, and $7 Grey Goose.

    Sunday – June 4

    Bottomless Brunch at Porter Collins

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    Complete your week with bellini’s, mimosas, and Bloody Marys at the $20 bottomless brunch at Porter Collins. {We tried it out for you – and it’s gooood. You’re welcome.} From 11AM to 3PM, do brunch right and try their grand buffet and chef’s specials {$35}. Bring the family along, kids under 11 are free and kids 11–17 are $17.

    Read more: The First Ever Hoboken Wellness Crawl on June 4th!

    Where will you be spending happy hour this week? Keep us posted on IG @HobokenGirlBlog 0r #HobokenGirl! Wishing you the happiest of hours! xo


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    Mostly from Marco Island, FL, Danielle moved to NJ to pursue her Bachelor’s in Communication & Media Arts at Montclair State University. Despite her geographical location, she always had a soul connection to Hoboken and the surrounding area, spending nearly every summer meandering through the sweet streets of the Mile Square while visiting her family. Besides writing, she's a lover of cozy cafés, good lyrics, inspiring speeches, mountainous retreats, and sunsets on the skyline. She enjoys capturing the moment and has a passion for travel and discovery. You can often find her exploring the city or venturing to one of her favorite East Coast spots.


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