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Love Cider Doughnuts? Here’s Where To Get Them Near Your Beacon Apartment


There are a million ways to use apple cider, but one of the favorite ways of those with a sweet tooth has long been to enjoy apple cider doughnuts. However, you don’t need to be an expert baker to get this fall favorite – just head to the local bakery.

Luckily for those craving a bite of these tasty treats, the options of bakeries offering apple cider doughnuts near our Beacon apartments are endless. Here are just a few you can head to for a doughnut – or a dozen!

The LoDG, located at 7 Bleecker St, Jersey City which is 10 minutes from your Beacon apartment, offers doughnuts that are as unique as they come, all made entirely from scratch. Expect doughnuts that are locally-made yet inspired from all over the globe here!

The founders are a couple who happen to be as in love with each other as they are with delicious food. This biomedical engineer and lawyer realized there weren’t any decadent craft doughnut spots in the area, so they decided to fix that problem when they opened the LoDG.

Cocoa Bakery, located at 275 Grand St, Jersey City which is six minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a quaint storefront with breakfast pastries, classic baked goods and espresso drinks, plus a snug patio.

Chef Jessica Isaacs is the owner of Cocoa Bakery Cafe and is directly involved in all aspects of its creative, culinary and business operations. She served as executive pastry chef at the internationally lauded Nobu and Nextdoor Nobu restaurants for more than a dozen years, as well as executive pastry chef at Sushi Samba 7 after an apprenticeship at the Three-Michelin-starred Le Calandre in Italy. 

The LoDG

7 Bleecker St, Jersey City, NJ 07307

(201) 301-5465

Cocoa Bakery

275 Grand St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

(201) 830-3430

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