NJ eats: 10 Instagram-popular Hoboken restaurants to add to your food bucket list

Delicious food from Del Frisco’s Grille in Hoboken

If there’s one thing New Jersey residents love, it’s food! With such a diverse population living in the Garden State, we have the luxury of exploring a plethora of unique dishes from around the world. We searched Instagram for the most-shared restaurant photos in Hoboken to find out where everyone loves to chow down in this popular Hudson County city.

So whether you’re looking forward to taking a much-needed cheat day from your diet, planning date night with bae or just looking for a great new place to eat, we have rounded up the most popular Hoboken restaurants for you.

House Of Que
Specialty: Texas BBQ
Hours of operation: Monday – Wednesday 11 a.m. – 12 a.m., Thursday 11 a.m. – 1 a.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. – 2 a.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Phone: (201) 706-8755
Favorite dishes: Brisket chilli and St. Louis ribs

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Del Frisco’s Grille

Specialty: Upscale American cuisine
Hours of operation: Monday – Wednesday 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m., Thursday – Saturday 11:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. and Sunday 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Phone: (201) 653-0195
Favorite dishes: Lollipop chicken wings and jumbo lump crab cake

This seared ahi tuna salad from @dfgrille is everything right now! ????????????

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East LA

Specialty: Mexican
Hours of operation: Monday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 2 a.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Phone: (201) 798-0052
Favorite dishes: Flauta and blackened chicken wrap

Lunch tho ???? #nomnom #foodporn #peepmyeats

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"if you don't know now you know" #nationaltacoday???? #5thandwash

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City Bistro

Specialty: American
Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 11:30 a.m. – 11 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Phone: (201) 963-8200
Favorite dishes: Pan seared salmon and the wild mushroom and sausage pizza

S'mores

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Elysian Cafe

Specialty: French
Hours of operation: Monday – Thursday 12 p.m. – 11 p.m., Friday 12 p.m. – 12 a.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 12 a.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Phone: (201) 798-5898
Favorite dishes: Mussels pommes frites and rigatoni with Sunday sauce

Not sorry ????????????????????#elysiancafe #hoboken #food #nom #frenchonionsoup #brusettapizza

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when you're feeling the salmon benny as much as the og floor tile.

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The Cuban

Specialty: Cuban
Hours of operation: Monday – Wednesday 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., Thursday and Friday 4 p.m. – 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Phone: (201) 795-9399
Favorite dishes: Ropa vieja and enchilado camaron y vierias

 


Blue Eyes Restaurant

Specialty: Italian
Hours of operation: Sunday – Thursday 12 p.m. – 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday 12 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Phone: (201) 683-6861
Favorite dishes: Baked eggplant parmigiano and tagliatelle al ragu bolognese 

 


Hailfax

Specialty: New American farm and coastal cuisine
Hours of operation: Monday – Wednesday 6:30 a.m. – 10  p.m., Thursday and Friday 6 :30 a.m. – 11 p.m., Saturday 7:30 – 11 p.m. and Sunday 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Phone: (201) 253-2500
Favorite dishes: Poached shrimp and squid ink spaghetti

 


Amanda’s

Specialty: American
Hours of operation: Monday – Thursday 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., Friday 5 p.m. – 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. & 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., and Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. & 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Phone: (201) 798-0101
Favorite dishes: Beef Tartare and jumbo scallops

 


La Isla Restaurant

Specialty: Cuban
Hours of operation: Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Phone: (201) 659-8197
Favorite dishes: Cazuelita de camarones y chorizo al ajillo and tostone con mojo

#Saturdaybrunch #Cubanbrunch #photoshootbylittlecindy

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Sundays ????

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Methodology: The OMJ Index, an algorithm that assesses popularity on Instagram based the number photos posted, the number of people who posted them and geolocation data.