Celebrate Mardi Gras at These Local Cajun RestaurantsBY libertytowers, March 4, 2019
The birthplace of Mardi Gras, New Orleans, may be quite a way’s away from our Liberty Towers apartments, but here in Jersey City, we can still celebrate it in full effect at the Cajun and Southern restaurants in the area.
If you love Hurricanes, po’ boys, fried oysters and jambalaya, then you certainly can’t miss out on the Mardi Gras festivities just because New Orleans is a bit of a hike. Celebrate near your home at these local Cajun eateries!
Just BeClaws, located at 280 1st St, Jersey City which is a nine minute drive from your Liberty Towers apartment, is a family-style seafood spot serving po’ boys and shrimp baskets in a nautical-themed, industrial space.
The owners offer locals and visitors the family-style dinner experience they enjoyed growing up in a down-to-earth setting with a menu features Southern cuisine that is literally finger-licking good. Located in the heart of downtown Jersey City, come on in for an impromptu, indulgent seafood feast!
Big Easy, located at 640 Communipaw Ave, Jersey City which is a nine minute drive from your Liberty Towers apartment, is a counter-serve eatery offering a menu of seafood and Cajun fare in a no-frills space.
If you’re looking for some authentic Cajun eats, then look no further than the Big Easy, which offers your seafood favorites in a friendly environment that will have you coming back again and again, even if Mardi Gras has long passed!
280 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302
640 Communipaw Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07304