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LITM

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Italian
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140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5833 (Manila/Grove)
+1 201-536-5557
Today
17:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 01:00
Fri 17:00 - 02:00
Sat 18:00 - 02:00
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28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

LITM is the chic, contemporary cocktail bar that's definitely worth a visit. The drinks are well made, staff is friendly and they partake in various neighbourhood events that adds to the charm of the area. The sweet potato fries are a must try!

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Thank Madhuri K
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106 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Came here for a private party. Cute lounge with artsy decor. Don't expect the food to be great. Great location in the pedestrian zone.

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Thank Grateful_Sojourner
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Nothing here is worthy of special praise, except sometimes for the art displayed. Be prepared to be ignored by the bartender if you don't look hip enough.

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Thank Comtesse_DEury
Amsterdam, Nederland
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289 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We found this spot by chance, and sat outside. Lovely casual atmosphere, and attentive service. The menu is simple with just a few choices, which suited us just fine. We tried the muscles, as well as chicken wings. The wait or responded very well to our requests for a few changes. Everything was tasty. Recommended.

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Thank Dawn B
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159 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Came here to have drinks with some friends. Cocktails were delicious and service was great. The decor of this place is much appreciated as the art displayed was completed by local artist in the area. Played good music as well. Definitely a good place to end the night out!

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Thank Jaderey
New York, NY
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85 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

LITM, sort of a gallery surrounding a restaurant and a bar, ...let's say the management doesn't know what it's doing. Is it a gallery, a restaurant, or a bar? The tables, chairs and benches on which patrons sit are funky, and the benches look uncomfortable. The menu offerings are a mishmash of selections from mac 'n cheese, vegan tasting plates,... More 

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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

I ended up here by chance with my family on a open mic night. The food was great whit a lot of vegetarian alternatives and the bar was also great!

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Thank Helena D
New York, New York, United States
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015

I went to LITM on Friday after reading that they were going to host a party for a trendy Jersey City barber shop later on in the month. I work in the grittier section of JC, Journal Square, so it is a quick PATH ride to Grove Street and the occasion seemed appropriate. The space is fine with one room... More 

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Thank Shannonine C
Oyster Bay, New York
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138 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2015

I was looking to Open Table to see what tables were available at 8 on a Thursday night and this came up. I had confused it with another place, so I was a bit surprised when I realized it was not the place I thought. Still the menu looked great on Open Table so we were happy to try a... More 

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Thank mribando
Jersey City, New Jersey
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

If you want to attend an art opening in downtown JC, this is the place. Each month there is a new, usually local, artist on display. The first Tuesday of the month is usually the date of the opening though check the website. The drink menu is fun and creative. The menu is clearly marked for vegetarians and there are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5833
    (Manila/Grove)
  • Public Transportation: We are less than a block from the Grove St. PATH train station. http://www.panynj.gov/path/maps-schedules.html
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-536-5557

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?