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9 Great Jersey City Date Nights

9 Great Jersey City Date Nights

It’s a great time of year to get cozy with someone special. The stress of the holidays is over and the year is full of possibilities. Enjoy the best of Jersey City with these great ideas for memorable date nights.

Musical Date Nights

Sometimes the perfect evening begins by hearing some great music. With so much to choose from in Jersey City, you don’t need to make plans far in advance. Try one of these options out this month.

  1. Winter Concert - What could be more romantic than listening to a live orchestra play selections from Tchaikovsky and Grieg? Pegasus at Mana: Orchestra Series will have a winter concert on January 27 from 7PM - 9PM. Enjoy two conductors as they present traditional and unusual arrangements for strings and piano.

  2. Jazz and Blues - Moore’s Lounge aka Bill and Ruth’s is famous for showcasing some of the best jazz artists around. Come hear talented artists like Vanessa Rubin on January 21 or lose yourself in a Friday night jam session.

  3. Live Music at Fox & Crow - Offering more than great pub fare, Fox & Crow has live music throughout winter to keep you and your date warm. Hear everything from the exotic to the contemporary in an inviting, cool atmosphere.

Unique Eats

Exploring new restaurants or different types of cuisine together is the spice of life. Choosing something outside your tried and true standbys can be a mini gastro-adventure.

  1. Satis Bistro - If you’re looking for romance and a menu that will transport you to Europe, bring your date to Satis Bistro. Whatever time of day, you’ll love the intimate setting as well as their wine list.

  2. The Cliff - Here’s a perfect spot for brunch or lunch with your best guy or gal. Known for their “killer coffee,” you can refuel and recharge with selections like Huevos Rancheros or housemade granola.  

  3. Harry’s Daughter - Warm up your date nights at Harry’s Daughter, specializing in Caribbean fare. The menu has been described as simple, versatile and delicious. Try it out for dinner, brunch or a late-afternoon snack.

Fun Just for Two

Finally, sometimes you just need to get out and do something really different. If you and your date love to laugh and try new adventures, consider these ideas:

  1. Paint and Sip - Refresh your creative side with Art Mango’s BYOB Paint and Sip classes. Check out the schedule of events and enjoy an evening for two while creating a work of art.

  2. Ballroom Dancing - Bring your relationship to a new level with dance lessons. You just might surprise yourself or your loved one with the experience of learning to dance. Choose from various types of ballroom dances depending on your interest and skill.

  3. Go Karting - And now for something completely different! Maybe you and your date are in the mood for speed and adventure. Sign up for racing lessons and learn a whole new side about your partner. Or enjoy the arcade, billiards or the race simulator. Either way, you’ll have a blast.

It’s All About You

When it comes to date night, each couple has unique tastes and opinions. The best thing you can do is mix it up so things don’t get boring. While the weather’s cold, you can enjoy each other’s company at a new-to-you Jersey City spot.