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 Waldo Lofts / Powerhouse Arts District Local Favorites

 

New to the area?  Or just want to see what your neighbors favorite spots are in the area?

I moved to the area not too long ago and I’m often unsure where to go to eat or shop so I asked my neighbors.  Here’s what neighbors at Waldo suggested:

 

GROCERIES
Name Link Neighbor’s Notes Price Review
Fresh Direct Save $100 on first two orders Groceries delivered.  Perfect if you don’t have time or a car.
ShopRite Across the street, but usually crowded Review
Farmers Market Near the path plaza many good options
P & K Food Market good for fruits $$ Review
Tender Shoot Farm good for organic foods $$ Review
RESTAURANTS
Category Name Neighbor’s Notes Price Review
Delivery Seamless.com $7 Off First Order
Korean, Crepes Kraverie $$ Review
Chinese Grand Sichuan $$ Review
Chinese Shanghai Best $$ Review
Bakery Choc O Pain JC $$ Review
Bakery Pecoraro Bakery good bread but only early mornings $ Review
Bakery Cocoa Bakery Bakery/desserts $$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch Beechwood Café BYOB, good for casual weekends $$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch Brownstone Diner & Pancake Factory It’s a classic $$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch Skinner’s Loft Great outdoor dining area $$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch Hamilton Inn $$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch SAM A.M. Café $$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch Satis Bistro $$$ Review
Breakfast/Brunch Marco & Pepe $$ Review
Pizza Razza Pizza Artigianale sit down $$ Review
Pizza Rustique Pizza $$ Review
Pizza Two Boots gourmet slices, live music monthly $ Review
Mexican Taqueria Downtown Good and inexpensive $ Review
Mexican Orale Mexican Kitchen Good for sit down $$ Review
Mexican Charritos Good for sit down $$ Review
Mexican Taco Truck (Hoboken) good for a quick meal $ Review
Italian Roman Nose $$ Review
Italian Abbondanza Trattoria BYOB $$ Review
American Third & Vine $$ Review
American Thirty Acres Farm to Table $$$ Review
American LITM $$ Review
American Park & Sixth Restaurant and Bar $$ Review
American Park & Sixth Gastropub $$ Review
American Left Bank Burger Bar $$ Review
American Amelia’s Bistro $$ Review
Indian Mantra Overpriced but good $$$ Review
Indian Amiya $$ Review
Indian Green Chutney nice casual spot $$ Review
Steak Edward’s Steak House $$$ Review
Sushi Komegashi Too $$ Review
Mediterranean Ibby’s Falafel $ Review
Ice Cream Torico’s Homemade ice cream $ Review
Bars, Sports Bars, Watering Holes
Category Name Neighbor’s Notes Price Review
Bar White Star at Harbor Sports bar $$ Review
Bar Dive bar: Lucky 7s on 2nd street Dive bar $ Review
SERVICES
Name Service Neighbor’s Notes Price Review
Car Service/Taxi Uber first ride free
Car Service/Taxi Lyft first ride free
Dry Cleaners A+ Cleaners Deliver to Waldo, not good for heavy stains, long wait for repairs Review
Dry Cleaners Grove Pointe Cleaners Review
Car Rental Avis Find Coupons here Review
LOCAL SHOPS
Name Neighbor’s Notes Review
Word Great book store with a café Review
FITNESS/OUTDOORS/PARKS/RECREATION
Name Neighbor’s Notes Review
Michelle Timek Yoga Free Outdoor Waterfront Yoga Find her on facebook
Hamilton Park Neighborhood park.  Kid friendly Review
Newport Green Lots of space and sand.  Kid friendly Review
Three Little Birds Recreation Centers, Venues & Event Spaces Review
Liberty Science Center Review
Mana Contemporary Art gallery Review

 

 

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