• Jersey City Bars with the Best Craft Beer

    Did you know that Jersey City is home to several bars and restaurants with some of the best craft beer selections in all of New Jersey? We did! Whether you’re a novice or an expert, these Jersey City bars are perfect for trying new and exotic craft beers. We searched Yelp! and Google reviews to share what some of their customers had to say.

    Zeppelin Hall

    About: This Jersey City Biergarten is casual with community seating and a relaxed atmosphere. Sample their impressive beer selection, which features 144 draft lines of European beers and American craft brews.

    Customers Say: “Great beer selection and great location. This place is awesome when the weather's nice. The outdoor biergarten has a great atmosphere and the food they serve only helps encourage good times.” –Michael M.

    Try: Schofferhoffer Grapefruit – Frankfurt, Germany

    Website: www.zeppelinhall.com

    Address: 88 Liberty View Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305

    Phone: (201) 721-8888

    White Star Bar

    About: Downtown Jersey City residents take pride in their neighborhood and they'd be happy to tell you all about it over a beer at White Star Bar.

    Customers Say: “A place that takes pride in their food, great beers, extremely awesome bartenders and a great all around dive bar. there are always varieties of seasonal beers that you seriously cannot go wrong!” –Millette D.

    Try: Sixpoint Sweet Action – Brooklyn, New York

    Website: www.whitestarbar.com

    Address: 230 Brunswick St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

    Phone: (201) 653-9234

    The Iron Monkey

    About: This is a craft draft beer bar with a mission to provide guests with delicious craft beer in a laidback place. The Iron Monkey is a grassroots bar with owners that are known for giving back to the Jersey City community. 

    Customers Say: “I had always heard about the Iron Monkey and their stellar beer selection and knew that it was relatively close to where I was. After discovering it was only 20 mins away, I hit the gas for Jersey City.” –Jeff D.  

    Try: Yards Philadelphia Pale Ale – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Website: www.ironmonkey.com

    Address: 99 Greene St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

    Phone: (201) 435-5756


    About: HopsScotch has 40 taps that feature a constantly rotating selection of craft beers from around the world, as well as a bottle list with many rare options. You can’t even find some of their beers in other places in New Jersey!

    Customers say: “This place has tons of unique beers on draft so you can pad your untapped stats and try some new stuff. You have to love a place where Young's Double Chocolate Stout is one of the least adventurous things on the beer list.” –Craig S.

    Try: Del Ducato Luna Rossa – Roncole Verdi Di Busseto, Italy

    Website: www.hopsscotch.com

    Address: 286 Washington St., Jersey City, NJ 07302

    Phone: (201) 451-4677


    About: Pint is a famous Jersey City bar for American craft beer. They think the world's best beer is made right here in the United States by independent craft brewers. Every week their rotating menu of more than 50 craft beers features new brews from across the country.

    Customers say:This place has some of the best beer selection in Jersey City. So much to choose from and the bartenders (mine was Mikey) are super rad and knowledgeable. I am horrible at making decisions when there is a huge selection and he helped me out and gave me some great beers. YUM” –Katie S.

    Try: Maine Beer Company King Titus – Freeport, Maine

    Website: www.pintbar.com

    Address: 34 Wayne St., Jersey City, NJ 07302

    Phone: (201) 367-1222