West New York

Neighborhood

West New York

“As an architecture buff, I really appreciate the interesting buildings along Bergenline Avenue. It gives this town its own unique flair.”

“We love to go hiking every weekend so West New York is the perfect location for us.”

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Overview

West New York

Situated upon the iconic New Jersey Palisades along the Hudson River, West New York’s idyllic location is bolstered by its close proximity to New York City, with sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline serving as a backdrop to all this community has to offer. Neighboring communities like Weehawken, Jersey City, and North Bergen also expand your opportunities and possibilities, with the best of NYC in easy reach as well.

It’s easy to see why life in West New York can open the door to so much more. A thriving Hispanic population contributes to a diverse set of residents, its influence reflected in the businesses and award-winning cuisine around the area. Plus, lush green space accompanied by unforgettable views contribute to the surrounding area’s natural beauty while thrilling nightlife offers a stark-yet-electrifying contrast for those in search of it.

What’s in the neighborhood?

The New Jersey Palisades—a series of cliffs overlooking the Hudson River—and waterfront views of the Manhattan skyline afford a certain sense of beauty entirely unique to the area, made all the more alluring by the population that calls it home. A rich history of Hispanic heritage has flourished here over the decades, reflected in independent businesses and locally renowned restaurants, each one an opportunity to familiarize one further with the very fabric of this community.

From the Church of Saint Joseph of the Palisades offering a truly stunning glimpse of ecclesiastal architecture to the storefronts along Bergenline Avenue, West New York is as welcoming as it is compelling. Not to mention—the best of NYC waiting just across the Hudson. 

Coming & Going
NJ Transit bus service to Port Authority Terminal in Midtown Manhattan; Bergenline Avenue Station with access to Hudson-Bergen Light Rail; NY Waterway ferries and shuttle buses nearby.
Arts & Culture
The Theater Steps Performing Arts School; Liberty Science Center, Fort Lee Museum, and the Weehawken 9/11 Memorial are all nearby.
Shops & Groceries
Acme Markets and other essentials in easy reach; boutique shopping and one-of-a-kind locations along Bergenline Avenue.
Bars & Restaurants
A vibrantly delicious Hispanic cuisine scene includes award-winning Son Cubano, El Balcon Bar & Restaurant, and the Dulce De Leche Argentinian Bakery.
Recreation & Parks
Donnelly Memorial Park offers majestic views of the Manhattan skyline; Old Glory Park; hiking trails along the Palisades; Liberty State Park in nearby Jersey City.
Volunteer & Donate
A number of great causes include the Hope + Future Center youth organization, Hudson County R.M.D. Helping Hands, and the nonprofit West New York Housing Corporation.

Shopping in the area.

While shopping in nearby Manhattan needs no introduction, West New York offers its own unique array of retail options. Trendy storefronts like Know Know, House of Style, and Colombiana Boutique offer a variety of apparel and accessories, vintage to modern, and offer a great way to support local business. 

Local familiar spots like Walgreens, Acme Markets, and Starbucks make the essentials easy to find. And with the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford, Newport Mall in Jersey City, and the Mills at Jersey Gardens in Elizabeth, you won’t have to trek into the city or go far for a high-end excursion.  

Coming & Going
NJ Transit bus service to Port Authority Terminal in Midtown Manhattan; Bergenline Avenue Station with access to Hudson-Bergen Light Rail; NY Waterway ferries and shuttle buses nearby.
Arts & Culture
The Theater Steps Performing Arts School; Liberty Science Center, Fort Lee Museum, and the Weehawken 9/11 Memorial are all nearby.
Shops & Groceries
Acme Markets and other essentials in easy reach; boutique shopping and one-of-a-kind locations along Bergenline Avenue.
Bars & Restaurants
A vibrantly delicious Hispanic cuisine scene includes award-winning Son Cubano, El Balcon Bar & Restaurant, and the Dulce De Leche Argentinian Bakery.
Recreation & Parks
Donnelly Memorial Park offers majestic views of the Manhattan skyline; Old Glory Park; hiking trails along the Palisades; Liberty State Park in nearby Jersey City.
Volunteer & Donate
A number of great causes include the Hope + Future Center youth organization, Hudson County R.M.D. Helping Hands, and the nonprofit West New York Housing Corporation.

Bars and restaurants nearby.

A proud representation of its community and people, West New York is home to an extensive selection of Hispanic eateries. Son Cubano offers premier, award-winning Cuban cuisine. Isla Bonita provides the quintessential Puerto Rican dining experience. Meson Español specializes in old-world Spanish flavors. 

And while that truly only scratches the surface on the range of ethnic dining in the area, several local haunts can offer a firsthand perspective of West New York nightlife. Community hubs and hotspots include Sammy’s Bar on Park Avenue, 52 Lounge, El Amanecer, and La Nueva Elegancia Restaurant Lounge & Ballroom.  

Coming & Going
NJ Transit bus service to Port Authority Terminal in Midtown Manhattan; Bergenline Avenue Station with access to Hudson-Bergen Light Rail; NY Waterway ferries and shuttle buses nearby.
Arts & Culture
The Theater Steps Performing Arts School; Liberty Science Center, Fort Lee Museum, and the Weehawken 9/11 Memorial are all nearby.
Shops & Groceries
Acme Markets and other essentials in easy reach; boutique shopping and one-of-a-kind locations along Bergenline Avenue.
Bars & Restaurants
A vibrantly delicious Hispanic cuisine scene includes award-winning Son Cubano, El Balcon Bar & Restaurant, and the Dulce De Leche Argentinian Bakery.
Recreation & Parks
Donnelly Memorial Park offers majestic views of the Manhattan skyline; Old Glory Park; hiking trails along the Palisades; Liberty State Park in nearby Jersey City.
Volunteer & Donate
A number of great causes include the Hope + Future Center youth organization, Hudson County R.M.D. Helping Hands, and the nonprofit West New York Housing Corporation.

Community service opportunities.

Even with the full might of Manhattan just across the Hudson, nothing overshadows the close-knit communities of West New York. With an energy matched only by its powerful sense of belonging, the city offers a number of opportunities to give back.

Afterschool health and wellness programs aimed at disciplining, mentoring, and advising kids in West New York, the Hope + Future Center prioritizes safe environments and highly qualified instructors. Hudson County R.M.D. Helping Hands also provides free services to the city and organizes volunteer opportunities. 

Coming & Going
NJ Transit bus service to Port Authority Terminal in Midtown Manhattan; Bergenline Avenue Station with access to Hudson-Bergen Light Rail; NY Waterway ferries and shuttle buses nearby.
Arts & Culture
The Theater Steps Performing Arts School; Liberty Science Center, Fort Lee Museum, and the Weehawken 9/11 Memorial are all nearby.
Shops & Groceries
Acme Markets and other essentials in easy reach; boutique shopping and one-of-a-kind locations along Bergenline Avenue.
Bars & Restaurants
A vibrantly delicious Hispanic cuisine scene includes award-winning Son Cubano, El Balcon Bar & Restaurant, and the Dulce De Leche Argentinian Bakery.
Recreation & Parks
Donnelly Memorial Park offers majestic views of the Manhattan skyline; Old Glory Park; hiking trails along the Palisades; Liberty State Park in nearby Jersey City.
Volunteer & Donate
A number of great causes include the Hope + Future Center youth organization, Hudson County R.M.D. Helping Hands, and the nonprofit West New York Housing Corporation.
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Situated upon the iconic New Jersey Palisades along the Hudson River, West New York’s idyllic location is bolstered by its close proximity to New York City.

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