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Bars and nightlife in Union County

Top bars

Lounge
“Great lounge/restaurant for anytime visit. Plenty of big screens for games, and outdoor space for great ambiance. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“Sangria pitchers & tapas! If the weather's nice, check out the patio in the back ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Eatery with Mediterranean decor known for its abundant Portuguese rodizio & seafood, with patio & parking lot.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Lounge
“it's a rock bar with cool events like karaoke, live band, poker night and burlesque. they have different drink & food specials everyday. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Paella Restaurant
“Contemporary Spanish eatery serving small & full plates, plus a lounge with DJs, dancing & hookah.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Brazilian barbecue (pay one price and eat as much as you can), buffet, delicious food and if is your birthday they will sing for you at the table! :)”
  • 7 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
  • 4 locals recommend
Night Club
“Its walking distance. DJ shows & TV sports in lively pub setting. Casual American eats, pool table & mini bowling.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Lounge
“Great lounge/restaurant for anytime visit. Plenty of big screens for games, and outdoor space for great ambiance. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“Sangria pitchers & tapas! If the weather's nice, check out the patio in the back ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Lounge
“it's a rock bar with cool events like karaoke, live band, poker night and burlesque. they have different drink & food specials everyday. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Paella Restaurant
“Contemporary Spanish eatery serving small & full plates, plus a lounge with DJs, dancing & hookah.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Night Club
“Its walking distance. DJ shows & TV sports in lively pub setting. Casual American eats, pool table & mini bowling.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“10 Minute Walk: Italian mainstay offering pasta & classic fare in a spacious, white-tablecloth dining room with bar.”
  • 4 locals recommend

Music venues

Hockey Arena
“Prudential Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in the central business district of Newark, New Jersey, United States. It was designed by HOK Sport (now Populous), with the exterior designed by Morris Adjmi Architects. Opened in 2007, it is the home of the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL) and the men's basketball program of Seton Hall University, known as the Seton Hall Pirates. The arena officially seats 16,514 patrons for hockey games and up to 18,711 for basketball. Fans and sports writers have affectionately nicknamed the arena "The Rock"in reference to the Rock of Gibraltar, the corporate logo of Prudential Financial, a financial institution that owns the naming rights to the arena and is headquartered within walking distance of it. In December 2013, the arena ranked third nationally and ninth internationally for self-reported annual revenue. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Jazz Club
  • 2 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
Hockey Arena
“Hockey most of the year, public ice skating hours, concerts and shows often. www.prucenter.com”
  • 1 local recommends
Concert Hall
“The Ritz Theatre (ritztheatre.net), a restored Art Deco theater on East Jersey Street, is one of the Garden State's oldest operating theaters and features live plays and musical performances in its 2,772-seat auditorium. The Ritz has played host to famous performers such as the Jack Benny, Ray Charles, Miles Davis, Maya Angelou and the Marx Brothers. Dinner spots within walking distance of The Ritz include the Dolce Lounge & Restaurant (dolceloungenj.com) and El Salvadoreno (elsalvadorenorestaurant.com), both within a half mile.”
  • 1 local recommends