memorial day

Hosting a Memorial Day BBQ? Pick Up Your Burgers, Hot Dogs and Steaks From These Butcher Shops


This Memorial Day, some of us are planning to celebrate the unofficial start of summer with small gatherings at our Beacon apartments. If you plan on having a few friends over, be sure to impress them with the best burgers, hot dogs and steaks that you can find in the city!

With the amazing butcher shops located near our Beacon apartments, you can find top-choice meats prepared by some of the most experienced butchers in Jersey City. Check out these shops to get everything you need for Memorial Day!

Maloney’s Meat Market, located at 627 Newark Ave, Jersey City which is four minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a 150-year-old family-owned butcher shop and a meat lovers’ paradise. They offer a great selection of beef, pork, chicken, veal and lamb as well as seafood, Italian ravioli and more.

Since the meat market was established, customers have come to them generation after generation for their delicious fresh-cut meats. When you visit Moloney’s Meat Market, you’ll know you’re getting nothing but the highest-grade choice cuts. Through the years, customers have admired their personal attention to fulfilling their food needs.

Darke Pines, located at 332 2nd St, Jersey City which is six minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a butcher shop run by a husband-and-wife team dedicated to locally-sourced, responsibly-raised meat.

With their team of experienced butchers, they cut, cook, and serve 100% grass-fed beef and lamb, pastured pork, and free-range poultry, all hormone and antibiotic free and sourced from small, local farms. Their expanding menu of house-prepared foods includes charcuterie, sandwiches, soups, and stocks.

Maloney’s Meat Market

627 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306

(201) 653-1764

Darke Pines

332 2nd St, Jersey City, NJ 07302


Celebrate Memorial Day at These American Restaurants Near Your Beacon Apartment


On Monday, May 28, we will celebrate our fallen American armed forces and all that we have to be thankful for here in the United States, and there is no better way to do that here in Jersey City than with an American meal near your Beacon apartment.

Make sure that you check out these local eateries on Memorial Day so you can keep that grill tucked away yet still enjoy an amazing meal and your day off from work! Steaks, burgers, seafood and more, our Jersey City local restaurants have it all.

Vu Restaurant, located at 2 Exchange Pl, Jersey City which is eight minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a stylish Hyatt Regency venue featuring New American fare, floor-to-ceiling windows and NYC vistas.

Savor classic regional-inspired cuisine with a modern, innovative twist that complements the stunning views of NYC when you dine on the waterfront at Vu Restaurant.

Mathews Food and Drink, located at 351 Grove St, Jersey City which is six minutes from your Beacon apartment, is a bright eatery serving American plates paired with inventive cocktails in sleek, modern surrounds.

Mathews Food and Drink is also known for their amazing weekend brunch offerings, so if your family prefers some pancakes and bacon (and mimosas!) rather than a big dinner, then this is definitely the place to take them.




2 Exchange Pl, Jersey City, NJ 07302

(201) 469-4650


Mathews Food and Drink

351 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

(201) 333-1258