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.
732-897-7744
Langosta Restaurant
100 Ocean Ave.
732-455-3275
Moonstruck
517 Lake Ave.
732-988-0123
The Saint
601 Main St.
732-775-9144
Tim McLoone's Supper Club
1200 Ocean Ave.
732-774-1155

Atlantic City

Jersey Shore Jazz Vespers at Asbury United Methodist Church
1213 Pacific Avenue
609-348-1941
Every 3rd Sunday at 4pm

Bernardsville

Bernard's Inn
27 Mine Brook Road
908-766-0002
Piano Bar (Mon-Sat, 6:30PM)

Boonton

Maxfield's On Main
713 Main St.
973-588-3404

Bridgewater

Theater of Somerset County Vo-Tech
14 Vogt Dr.
908-526-8900

Cape May

Boiler Room (Congress Hall)
251 Beach Ave.
888-944-1816
Saturday's
Mad Batter
19 Jackson St.
609-884-5970
Jazz Wednesday's
Merion Inn
106 Decatur St.
Jazz Piano (Daily 5:30-9:30)
VFW Post 386
419 Congress St.
609-884-7961
Sundays - Usual venue for Cape May Traditional Jazz Society

Cartaret

Somerset Jazz Consortium at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Hall
712 Roosevelt Avenue
908-541-6955
Mondays 7pm-9pm

Cliffside Park

Villa Amalfi
793 Palisade Ave.
201-886-8626

Closter

Harvest Bistro & Bar
252 Schraalenburgh Road
Thursday & Friday

Convent Station

The Cosy Cupboard
4 Old Tpke Road
973-998-6676

Cresskill

Griffin's Restaurant
44 E. Madison Ave.
201-541-7575

Dunellen

Roxy & Dukes Roadhouse
745 Bound Brook Road
732-529-4464
Somerset Jazz Jam Session at Maggie Murray's Pub House
119 N. Washington Avenue
732-629-7660
Sundays 1pm-5pm

Edison

The Coffee House
931 Amboy Ave.
732-486-3400

Englewood

Bergen PAC
30 N. Van Brunt St.
201-227-1030
Blue Moon Mexican Cafe
23 E. Palisade Ave.
201-848-4088

Ewing

Villa Rosa Restaurant
41 Scotch Road
609-882-6841

Fairfield

Bruchetta Restaurant
292 Passaic Ave.
973-227-6164
Calandra's Cucina
216 US Highway 46
973-575-7720
Calandra's Mediterranean Grille
118 US Highway 46
973-575-6500
Piano - Friday & Saturday

Garwood

Crossroads
78 North Ave.
908-232-5666
Open Jazz Jam - Tuesdays

Hackensack

Bel Posto Restaurant
160 Prospect Ave.
201-880-8750
Friday & Saturday
Solari's
61 River St.
201-487-1969
1st Tuesday of the month - Big Band
Stony Hill Inn
231 Polifly Road
201-342-4085
Friday & Saturday

Haddonfield

Haddonfield Methodist Church
29 Warwick Road
856-429-0403
Tri-State Jazz Society
Sundays

Highland Park

Italian Bistro
441 Raritan Ave.
732-640-1959

Hoboken

Pilsener Haus & Biergarten
1422 Grand st.
201-683-5465

Hopatcong

Pavinci's Restaurant
453 River Styx Road
973-770-4300
3rd Tuesday of the month - Big Band

Hope

The Inn at Millrace Pond
313 Hope Johnsonburg Road
908-459-4884

Jersey City

Madame Claude Cafe
364 Fourth St.
201-876-8800
Moore's Lounge (Bill & Ruth's)
189 Monticello Ave.
201-332-4309
Open Jazz Jam - Friday's

Lambertville

DeAnna's Restaurant
54 N. Franklin St.
609-397-8957

Linden

Robin's Nest Rhythm and Blues
3103 Tremley Point Road
908-275-3043
Starbucks
693 West Edger Road (US Hwy 1)
908-862-8545
Mondays 7pm-9pm

Lyndhurst

Whiskey Cafe
1050 Wall St. West
201-939-4889

Madison

Shanghai Jazz
24 Main St.
973-822-2899
Wednesday/Thursday 7 pm
Friday/Saturday 6:30 pm
Sunday 6 pm

Mahwah

Berrie Center (Ramapo College)
505 Ramapo Valley Road
201-684-7844

Manalapan

Monmouth County Library
125 Symmes Drive
732-431-7220
Free Monthly Jazz Concerts (Sept.- July)

Mendham

Black Horse Tavern
1 West Main St.
973-543-7300

Metuchen

Hailey's Harp & Pub
400 Main St.
732-321-0777
Novita
25 New St.
732-549-5306

Montclair

DLV
300 Bloomfield Ave.
973-783-6988
Tuesday Open Jam
Palazzo Restaurant
11 South Fullerton Ave.
973-746-6778
Friday & Saturday
Trumpets
6 Depot Square
973-744-2600

Morristown

Bickford Theater at the Morris Museum
5 Normandy Heights Road
973-971-3706
Monday Concerts
Hibiscus Restaurant
270 South St.
973-359-0200
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
973-539-6666
The Community Theater (Mayo Center)
100 South St.
973-539-8008

Mount Holly

The Firehouse Cafe
20 Washington St.
609-261-4502

New Brunswick

Delta's Restaurant
19 Dennis St.
732-249-1551
New Brunswick Jazz Project at Hotoke Restaurant
350 George St.
732-246-8999
New Brunswick Jazz Project - Thursdays 8pm-11pm
New Brunswick Jazz Project at The Hyatt Regency Hotel
2 Albany St.
732-873-1234
New Brunswick Jazz Project - Jazz Wednesdays 8pm-10:30pm
New Brunswick Jazz Project Jam Session at Tumulty's
361 George St.
732-545-6205
New Brunswick Jazz Project - Tuesdays 9:30pm
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave.
732-246-7469

Newark

27 Mix
27 Halsey St.
973-648-0643
Thursdays
Bethany Baptist Church
275 Market St.
973-623-8161
De'Borah's Jazz Cafe
18 Green St.
862-237-9004
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
224 Market St.
862-214-6100
Thursdays
Ideal Lounge
219 Felinghuysen Ave.
973-824-9308
Newark Museum
49 Washington St.
973-596-6550
Thursday afternoons during Summer
NJPAC
1 Center St.
888-466-5722
The Priory
233 West Market St.
973-242-8012

Newfield

Lake House Restaurant
611 Taylor Place
856-694-5700
Thursdays

North Bergen

Waterside Restaurant
7800 B River Road
201-861-7767

North Branch

Stoney Brook Grille
1285 State Highway 28
908-725-0011

Oak Ridge

The Grill Room (Bowling Green Golf Course)
53 Schoolhouse Road
973-697-8688

Orange

Hat City Kitchen
459 Valley St.
862-252-9147
Jazz Jam Tuesdays
Private Place Lounge
29 South Center St.
973-675-6620

Paterson

Cortina Restaurante
118 Berkshire Ave.
973-942-1750

Phillipsburg

Marianna's
224 Stockton St.
908-777-3500
Jazz Fridays

Princeton

McCarter Theatre Center
91 University Place
609-258-2787
Mediterra Restaurant
29 Hullfish St.
609-252-9680
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Salt Creek Grille
1 Rockingham Row (Forrestal Village)
609-419-4200
Witherspoon Grill
57 Witherspoon St.
609-924-6011
Jazz Tuesdays

Rahway

The Rail House
1449 Irving St.
732-388-1699
Union County PAC
1601 Irving St.
732-499-0441

Red Bank

Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St.
732-842-9000
Jazz Arts Project
Two River Theater, 21 Bridge Avenue
732-345-1400
Molly Pitcher Inn
88 Riverside Ave.
732-747-2500
Siam Garden
2 Bridge Ave.
732-224-1233

Somers Point

Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro
908 Shore Road
609-927-2300

Sommerville

Pinoy Restaurant & Goods
18 Division St.
908-450-9878

South Orange

Ricalton's
19 Valley St.
973-763-1006
Jazz Tuesday

South Amboy

Blue Moon Restaurant
114 So. Broadway
732-525-0014

South Orange

Papillon 25
25 Valley Street
973-761-5299
Live Jazz Thursdays

South River

La Tavola Cucina Restaurante
700 Old Bridge Tpke
732-238-2111
Thursday Jam

Spring Lake Heights

The Mill
101 Old Mill Road
732-449-1800

Stanhope

Stanhope House
45 Main St.
973-347-7777

Succasunna

Roxbury Arts Alliance at Roxbury PAC
72 Eyland Ave
862-219-1379

Teaneck

Jazz Vespers at St. Paul's Lutheran Church
61 Church Street
201-837-3189
4th Sunday at 4:30pm
Jazzberry Patch at Classic Quiche Cafe
330 Queen Anne Road
201-692-0150
Puffin Cultural Forum
20 East Oakdene Ave.
201-836-8923

Tom's River

Ocean County College
1 College Drive
732-255-0500
MidWeek Jazz program

Trenton

Amici Milano
600 Chestnut Ave
609-396-6300
Candlelight Lounge
24 Passaic St.
609-695-9612

Union

Salem Roadhouse Cafe
Townley Presbyterian Church
829 Salem Road
908-686-1028
Van Gogh's Ear Cafe
1017 Stuyvesant Ave.
908-810-1844
Sundays 8:00PM

Watchung

Watchung Art Center
18 Stirling Road
908-753-0190

Wayne

Lake Edge Grill
56 Lake Drive West
973-832-7800
Live Jazz Friday & Saturday
Owner - Ray Tarantula
Novu Restaurant
1085 Hamburg Turnpike
973-694-3500
Owner - Kathy Dumani
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
973-720-2000

West Orange

Highlawn Pavilion
Eagle Rock Reservation
973-731-3463
Fridays & Saturdays
Suzy Que's
34 South Valley Road
973-736-7899
Tuesdays - Jazz Jam

Westfield

16 Prospect Bar & Bistro
16 Prospect St.
908-232-7320
Jazz Thursdays

Westwood

Bibiz Lounge
284 Center Ave.
201-722-8600
Thursdays

Wood Ridge

Martini Grill
187 Hackensack St.
201-939-2000

Woodbridge

Barron Arts Center
582 Rahway Ave.
732-634-0413

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.