New Jersey Jazz Society

Venue Listing

This listing is compiled based on submissions from venues and members. There is no charge to be listed on this page. Any venue located in New Jersey and providing live jazz entertainment on a regular basis is eligible to be listed and we encourage submissions of new entries and corrections for existing entries. Please send your submissions to our Stew Schiffer.

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All information is subject to change. We recommend calling first to confirm schedule of music.

Asbury Park

Hotel Tides
408 Seventh Ave.
Langosta Restaurant
100 Ocean Ave.
Moonstruck
517 Lake Ave.
The Saint
601 Main St.
Tim McLoone's Supper Club
1200 Ocean Ave.
Urban Nest
631 Lake Ave.
Formerly Chico's House of Jazz

Basking Ridge

Bamboo Grille
185 Madisonville Road

Belmar

Nicchio Restaurant
1000 Main St.

Bernardsville

Bernard's Inn
27 Mine Brook Road
Piano Bar (Mon-Sat, 6:30PM)

Boonton

Maxfield's On Main
713 Main St.

Bridgewater

Theater of Somerset County Vo-Tech
14 Vogt Dr.

Cape May

Boiler Room (Congress Hall)
251 Beach Ave.
Friday-Sundays
Mad Batter
19 Jackson St.
Jazz Wednesday's
Merion Inn
106 Decatur St.
Jazz Piano (Daily 5:30-9:30)
VFW Post 386
419 Congress St.
Sundays - Usual venue for Cape May Traditional Jazz Society

Closter

Harvest Bistro & Bar
252 Schraalenburgh Road
Thursday & Friday

Convent Station

The Cosy Cupboard
4 Old Tpke Road

Cresskill

Griffin's Restaurant
44 E. Madison Ave.

Dunellen

Roxy & Dukes Roadhouse
745 Bound Brook Road

Edison

The Coffee House
931 Amboy Ave.

Englewood

Bergen PAC
30 N. Van Brunt St.
Blue Moon Mexican Cafe
23 E. Palisade Ave.

Ewing

Villa Rosa Restaurant
41 Scotch Road

Fairfield

Bruchetta Restaurant
292 Passaic Ave.
Calandra's Cucina
216 US Highway 46
Calandra's Mediterranean Grille
118 US Highway 46
Piano - Friday & Saturday

Garwood

Crossroads
78 North Ave.
Open Jazz Jam - Tuesdays

Glen Rock

Glen Rock Inn
222 Rock Road
Jazz Thursdays

Hackensack

Bel Posto Restaurant
160 Prospect Ave.
Friday & Saturday
Solari's
61 River St.
1st Tuesday of the month - Big Band
Stony Hill Inn
231 Polifly Road
Friday & Saturday

Haddonfield

Haddonfield Methodist Church
29 Warwick Road
Tri-State Jazz Society
Sundays

Highland Park

Italian Bistro
441 Raritan Ave.
PJ's Coffee
315 Raritan Ave.
Open Jam Sundays 1:00-5:00 PM

Hoboken

Hopatcong

Pavinci's Restaurant
453 River Styx Road
3rd Tuesday of the month - Big Band

Hope

The Inn at Millrace Pond
313 Hope Johnsonburg Road

Jersey City

Casa Dante Restaurant
737 Newark Ave.
Madame Claude Cafe
364 Fourth St.
Moore's Lounge (Bill & Ruth's)
189 Monticello Ave.
Open Jazz Jam - Friday's

Lambertville

DeAnna's Restaurant
54 N. Franklin St.

Linden

Robin's Nest Rhythm and Blues
3103 Tremley Point Road
Starbucks
693 West Edger Road
Mondays

Lyndhurst

Whiskey Cafe
1050 Wall St. West

Madison

Shanghai Jazz
24 Main St.
Wednesday/Thursday 7 pm
Friday/Saturday 6:30 pm
Sunday 6 pm

Mahwah

Berrie Center (Ramapo College)
505 Ramapo Valley Road

Manalapan

Monmouth County Library
125 Symmes Drive
Free Monthly Jazz Concerts (Sept.- July)

Manville

Rhythms Of The Night
729 S. Main St.

Maplewood

Burgdorf Cultural Center
10 Durand St.
Parkwood Diner
1958 Springfield Ave.
Mondays

Matawan

Cafe 34 Bistro
787 Rout 34
Week-ends

Maywood

Session Bistro
245 Maywood Ave.

Mendham

Black Horse Tavern
1 West Main St.

Metuchen

Hailey's Harp & Pub
400 Main St.
Novita
25 New St.

Montclair

DLV
300 Bloomfield Ave.
Tuesday Open Jam
Palazzo Restaurant
11 South Fullerton Ave.
Friday & Saturday
Trumpets
6 Depot Square

Morristown

Bickford Theater at the Morris Museum
5 Normandy Heights Road
Monday Concerts
Hibiscus Restaurant
270 South St.
At the Best Western Morristown Inn.
Jazz every Tuesday(6PM), Friday(7PM), Saturday(7PM), Sunday Brunch(12noon).
NJJS Member Discount
Rod's Steak House
1 Convent Road

Mount Holly

The Firehouse Cafe
20 Washington St.

New Brunswick

Delta's Restaurant
19 Dennis St.
Makeda Ethiopian Restaurant
338 George St.
New Brunswick Jazz Project - Thursdays
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave.
The Hyatt Regency Hotel
7 Albany St.
New Brunswick Jazz Project - Jazz Wednesdays
Tumulty's
361 George St.
New Brunswick Jazz Project - Tuesdays

Newark

27 Mix
27 Halsey St.
Thursdays
Bethany Baptist Church
275 Market St.
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
224 Market St.
Thursdays
Ideal Lounge
219 Felinghuysen Ave.
Newark Museum
49 Washington St.
Thursday afternoons during Summer
NJPAC
1 Center St.
The Priory
233 West Market St.

Newfield

Lake House Restaurant
611 Taylor Place
Thursdays

North Bergen

Waterside Restaurant
7800 B River Road

North Branch

Stoney Brooke Grille
1285 State Highway 28

Oak Ridge

Orange

Hat City Kitchen
459 Valley St.
Jazz Jam Tuesdays
Private Place Lounge
29 South Center St.

Paterson

Cortina Restaurante
118 Berkshire Ave.

Princeton

McCarter Theatre Center
91 University Place
Mediterra Restaurant
29 Hullfish St.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Salt Creek Grille
1 Rockingham Row (Forrestal Village)
Witherspoon Grill
57 Witherspoon St.
Jazz Tuesdays

Rahway

The Rail House
1449 Irving St.
Union County PAC
1601 Irving St.

Red Bank

Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St.
Molly Pitcher Inn
88 Riverside Ave.
Siam Garden
2 Bridge Ave.

Sommerville

Pinoy Restaurant & Goods
18 Division St.

South Amboy

Blue Moon Restaurant
114 So. Broadway

South Orange

Papillon 25
25 Valley St.

South River

La Tavola Cucina Restaurante
700 Old Bridge Tpke
Thursday Jam

Spring Lake Heights

The Mill
101 Old Mill Road

Stanhope

Stanhope House
45 Main St.

Teaneck

Puffin Cultural Forum
20 East Oakdene Ave.

Tinton Falls

Palumbo's Tavern
4057 Asbury Ave.

Tom's River

Ocean County College
1 College Drive
Fine Arts Center

Trenton

Amici Milano
600 Chestnut Ave
Candlelight Lounge
24 Passaic St.

Union

Salem Roadhouse Cafe
Townley Presbyterian Church
829 Salem Road
Van Gogh's Ear Cafe
1017 Stuyvesant Ave.
Sundays 8:00PM

Watchung

Watchung Art Center
18 Stirling Road

Wayne

William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road

West Orange

Highlawn Pavilion
Eagle Rock Reservation
Fridays & Saturdays
Oskar Schindler PAC
4 Boland drive.
Suzy Que's
34 South Valley Road
Tuesdays - Jazz Jam

Westfield

16 Prospect Bar & Bistro
16 Prospect St.
Jazz Thursdays

Westwood

Bibiz Lounge
284 Center Ave.
Thursdays

Wood Ridge

Martini Grill
187 Hackensack St.

Woodbridge

Barron Arts Center
582 Rahway Ave.

Venue operators, if you don't see your venue listed here, or wish to advertise your venue in Jersey Jazz, our monthly magazine, please contact us.