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7 Of The Best Bars In Newark

Newark is the largest city in the state of New Jersey and with so much to do in this big city, you’ll want to slow things down at a few great bars in Newark.

Here are the seven best bars in Newark.

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1. Mompou Tapas Wine Bar & Lounge

Mompou Tapas Wine Bar & Lounge was once a sporting goods store and is now one of New Jersey’s most popular bars. They are known for great food and even better cocktails here and often have live musical performances.

Treat yourself to a glass of wine or two from their collection of more than 100 wine types here.

Mompou Tapas Wine Bar & Lounge Newark

2. Barcade

Barcade is where you go to in Newark to unleash your inner kid. Here, you can drink and play…play some old-school arcade games that is!

Come here with a few friends and enjoy some craft beers over some fun at the arcade games.

Barcade Newark

3. McGovern’s Tavern

McGovern’s Tavern is an institution of the bar scene in Newark. They have been serving patrons for over 80 years and this Irish pub is an instant classic once you step inside here.

Enjoy a pint of Guinness and some traditional bar food at this fun-loving bar.

McGovern's Tavern

4. SkyLab

SkyLab was Newark’s first rooftop bar and is located atop the Hotel Indigo in Newark. Looking more like a modern garage, this bar has seating inside and outside during the warmer summer months.

Come here for some fantastic cocktails and enjoy that view from the outdoor patio during the summer.

SkyLab Newark

5. Redd’s Biergarten

Redd’s Biergarten is where you come to in Newark when you want to try a wide variety of beers. It has a very distinct German feel with the beer garden seating and waitresses that wear the traditional German outfits.

Get a taste of Germany in Newark and have a few cold ones here at Redd’s!

Redd's Biergarten Newark

6. Blitz Sports Bar

Blitz Sports Bar is one of Newark’s best sports bars and is where many of the locals come to catch the big game. Beware, it can get quite busy here on game nights so come early to secure yourself a spot.

With plenty of different beverage offerings here, enjoy your favourite and watch the game here at Blitz Sports Bar.

Blitz Sports Bar Newark

7. Hell’s Kitchen Lounge

Hell’s Kitchen Lounge is where the party goers in Newark come to! Part bar and part lounge, Hell’s Kitchen is one the most hip places to enjoy an evening out with a few drinks in hand.

Swing by the bar and watch the top-notch bartenders here perfectly whip up your cocktail of choice here.

Hell's Kitchen Lounge

James Wan

Born and raised in Vancouver, Canada, James has always had an inquisitive nature and traveling is now his biggest passion. His biggest thrills are visiting places he's never been to and exploring different cultures. James counts Athens, Tokyo, and Rome as the top three places he's visited.

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