NYC Takes Note of Newark's Ironbound District!

If you don't have the time or money to cross the Atlantic to visit Portugal, then you can just traverse over another body of water (the Hudson) and find some great authentic food in New Jersey.

With the recent opening of George Mendes's Lupulo, there has been a spark of interest in Portuguese cuisine in the city, but the truth is we're still short on options within the five boroughs. That's where New Jersey comes in. If you take the PATH or NJ Transit into Newark—just a 30 minute ride when the trains operate as scheduled—you can explore Portuguese food and get a genuine sense of the culture.

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Upcoming Newark Events, Great Shopping & Dining – Go Ironbound!!

NJPAC

8/3 - Tower of Power
8/10 - Louis Prima, Jr. and the Witnesses
8/17 - Black Sheep/Das EFX
8/19 - Asha Bhosle Farewell Tour with Javed Ali
8/24 - Talib Kweli

Prudential Center

8/4 - Earth Wind & Fire
8/17 - Shawn Mendes
8/18 - Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey
8/25 - Kendrick Lamar

Red Bull Arena

8/12 - NY Red Bulls vs Orlando City FC
8/25 - NY Red Bulls vs NYCFC

Click Here for complete listings of Ironbound businesses and restaurants!

 

Economic Development is Booming in the Ironbound District!