Fans of Smorgasburg rejoiced in May of this year when the open-air food market made its debut in Jersey City. With tons of local vendors offering interesting bites and drinks from around the world, there’s no better way to start your weekend.
Smorgasburg, which began as an offshoot of the Brooklyn Flea in 2011, currently has locations in Williamsburg in Brooklyn, Prospect Park in Brooklyn, in Manhattan at the Oculus at the World Trade Center, in Los Angeles and in Jersey City. Smorgasburg also operates annual pop-ups in Osaka, Japan and Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Now located at Harborside on the Jersey City waterfront, Smorgasburg takes place every Saturday from 11am – 6pm. The space has seating for 500 and has quickly become a popular foodie destination. The curated list of local vendors are subject to change on a weekly basis, but some of them you might be able to check out include:
- Cake Jars
- Salt & Seed
- Angry Archie’s
- Tradewinds II
- Bang Cookies
- Jerkin Chicken
- C Bao
- Fomo Momo
- Blue’s Roadside
- Anderson’s Ice Cream
From Indian street food to traditional American eats to gourmet ice cream, there’s definitely something for everyone to love at this incredible market. Oh and did we mention there are also adult beverages for the grownups available?
Whether you want tacos, dumplings or oysters, you won’t be disappointed with a trip to Smorgasburg.