Of course, you can’t show up to Thanksgiving dinner empty-handed. However, you don’t necessarily have to slave over your Beacon stove, either! The perfect addition to your Thanksgiving dinner is a homemade pie, but don’t worry – you can leave the baking to the experts.
If you want to bring a pie to Thanksgiving that your fellow guests will rave about, check out these bakeries located near your Beacon apartment. And don’t worry… no one has to know that you didn’t lift a finger!
Cocoa Bakery, located at 275 Grand St, Jersey City which is five minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a quaint storefront with breakfast pastries, classic baked goods and espresso drinks, plus a snug patio.
Since their opening in 2013, Cocoa has been a popular spot for pies, cookies, pastries, coffee and made to order cakes for all occasions. Residents and visitors, as well as Jersey City eateries, have all been loyal customers!
Monteleone’s, located at 741 Newark Ave, Jersey City which is six minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a traditional bakery turning out Italian pastries from cakes and cannoli to pies and eclairs.
A staple in the community for generations, many customers have been frequenting Monteleone’s for over 50 years thanks to their reasonable prices, excellent baked goods and friendly service. Make sure while here you look out for “Mom’s” chair – it’s where head baker “Mom” herself used to sit, where she still makes all of her customers feel like her children!
275 Grand St, Jersey City, NJ 07302
741 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306