Light Horse Tavern

Light Horse Tavern

American Restaurant and Bar
199 Washington St (at Morris St.), Jersey City, NJ 07302, United States
Hours:
Open until 10:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu
    • 11:30 AM–3:30 PM
    • 5:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 11:30 AM–3:30 PM
    • 5:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 10:30 AM–3:30 PM
    • 5:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:30 AM–3:00 PM
    • 5:00 PM–10:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
9.0/10

Based on 191 votes

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Total Visitors
3,119
Total Visits
7,259
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  • What you need to know
    Stephen O.
    The beer list is fairly extensive.(6 Tips)
    Elizabeth S.
    The grilled octopus salad is amazing(3 Tips)
    Kevin B.
    Crispy pork ribs are goooood(2 Tips)
    Alexander K.
    The Lobster Bucatini on Monday night was incredibly delicious.(5 Tips)
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  • burgers
  • cocktails
  • brunch food
  • crispy pork ribs
  • good for dates
  • lobster
  • breakfast food
  • meatloaf
  • wine
  • beer
  • smoked salmon
  • cozy
  • lively
  • pancakes
  • omelettes
  • garlic shrimp
  • oysters
  • steak
  • authentic
  • French toast
  • Hui K.

    The food is just amazing, I have been there several times and never disappointed.

    Hui Kim · 3 weeks ago
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  • Preeti M.

    Love their fish and chips! Probably the best in the neighborhood.

    Preeti Macker · April 16
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  • Felipe P.

    Steak & fries with a nice glass of Guinness! Great ambiance. A little expensive, but still great!

    Felipe P. · April 12
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  • Joseph T.

    Fried calamari

    Joseph Terrana · April 4
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  • Lisa B.

    Sit upstairs. It's quieter.

    Lisa Bennett · April 1
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  • Amanda P.

    Great burger and reasonably priced!

    Amanda Petrocelli · March 24
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  • Heena

    Went for post dinner drinks on vday. Great ambiance huge place. Decent selection of speciality cocktails. Good house wine.

    Heena · March 1
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  • Judy C.

    The French toast is killer. You can order anything and won't be disappointed though.

    Judy Creighton · March 1
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  • Beauty Gazette G.

    The food is just ok and overpriced.

    Beauty Gazette G · February 22
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  • Fred S.

    Great selection of beers to have with American Classic with a foodie twists. For instance the eggs Florentine had a nice portobello mushroom. A squash soup was dress with garlic shoots.

    Fred Sullivan · November 30, 2014
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  • Thomas T.

    Great bloody marys and only $5 apiece

    Thomas Taylor · November 10, 2014
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  • Michael D.

    The Benedicts are delicious and try the side of potato and onions.

    Michael D'Aurizio · November 3, 2014
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  • Niketa P.

    Kale Bacon omelette is outstanding!

    Niketa Patel · September 13, 2014
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  • Drew J.

    Best combination of food and craft beer in town.

    Drew Jennings · August 13, 2014
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  • Meredith

    Great seasonal menus. You really can't go wrong here

    Meredith · August 7, 2014
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  • jeffery k.

    The Kale salad with candied walnuts and dried cherries and Caesar dressing infused with lemon zest and garlic, so good. Having Maria as your server, the BEST!!!

    jeffery kissinger · July 26, 2014
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  • Patrick D.

    The menu had me somewhat concerned, but this place was a pleasant surprise. Great cocktails, wine and beer, and the food was very vibrant and flavorful. Nice decor, friendly staff and manhattan view

    Patrick Duffy · June 27, 2014
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  • Alexander K.

    The Lobster Bucatini on Monday night was incredibly delicious. and the staff is top notch. Tops of the Jersey City after work scene

    Alexander Kyle · June 12, 2014
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  • Amanda

    Best restaurant ever....

    Amanda · April 20, 2014
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  • Alyssa P.

    Sad how much service can ruin a place but in this case it's true. Terrible waiter and even worse manager. Thanks for nothing Light Horse.

    Alyssa Peltzer · February 12, 2014
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  • Ahmad R.

    Was hungry and said I'll give this place a shot #Yum #GreatCall

    Ahmad R · January 23, 2014
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  • celeste f.

    lobster roll on lunch menu is great

    celeste finnegan · October 17, 2013
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  • Marguret W.

    Amazing food n great service!!!

    Marguret Wohlrab Gasser · October 11, 2013
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  • Gary H.

    The have a great Zinfandel on the list. Renwood Fiddletown Zin.

    Gary Hill · August 29, 2013
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  • Danté P.

    So the hostess on Sunday was clueless. We asked if we could sit outside and she said they don't take reservation for outside table. Asked if we could wait and she says no. never going there again.

    Danté Pestaño · August 26, 2013
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  • Steve W.

    Great lobster risotto

    Steve Wellmann · August 15, 2013
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  • Randolph K.

    Light Horse Tavern does not disappoint. Beer selection is excellent. I've been there five times and the food has always been good to excellent.

    Randolph Kahle · August 14, 2013
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  • Rinna E.

    Eli at the bar makes a fantastic everything. Garlic shrimp, great. Mussels, fantastic. Octopus salad, good! Crispy pork ribs, amazing! Raw bar is superb.

    Rinna Escamilla · August 5, 2013
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  • Stephen O.

    The beer list is fairly extensive. Nice rotation on both draught and bottle. You will find something to compliment your meal.

    Stephen Olker · August 3, 2013
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  • Stephanie L.

    Feel like you should get some bread or something before your meal. :(

    Stephanie Leach · July 5, 2013
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  • Elcin S.

    Always check ur kids food, they sent raw food for my son twice the same day.my eggs were raw too. Thanks for awfull fathers day.i dont suggest this place at all

    Elcin Schipp · June 16, 2013
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  • Stephanie L.

    Meatloaf is really great!

    Stephanie Leach · May 5, 2013
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  • Priya R.

    Great beer selection, good food

    Priya Ravishankar · April 26, 2013
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  • Gavin C.

    One of my favorite places in the NYC area. Great food. Love the Blue Cheese Burger or the Smoked Salmon Benedict.

    Gavin Carter · April 21, 2013
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  • Stephanie L.

    Kind of love the meatloaf.

    Stephanie Leach · April 17, 2013
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  • Jill S.

    I really dislike the service in this place. But the burger is amazing.

    Jill Sabato · March 22, 2013
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  • Russ Y.

    Good food and even better service!

    Russ Yap · March 2, 2013
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  • Arbell

    Oysters were super fresh and their burrata with pumpkin was delicious. Also, service was friendly and while slow at times, was actually perfect for a nice, intimate Friday night dinner.

    Arbell · February 16, 2013
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  • Dana B.

    Always double check your reservations ....always

    Dana Brown · January 6, 2013
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  • Eric G.

    Come after noon so you can drink booze.

    Eric Grant · November 11, 2012
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  • Rebecca L.

    Service is slow. Food is hit or miss. When it's good, it's good. When it's bad, it's bad.

    Rebecca Libby · November 10, 2012
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  • Mike L.

    Do brunch here; order a Bloody Mary or two. Best Bloody Mary in the JC!

    Mike Lyden · October 23, 2012
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  • Katie D.

    The food is great, but the table service is AWFUL. If you go, sit at the bar. The full menu is available, and the bar staff is friendlier/more attentive.

    Katie Dickinson · October 10, 2012
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  • George

    Great food and beer selection. Must have: The Burger

    George · August 13, 2012
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  • Courtney W

    Great brunch choices. The food is amazing and so is dessert!! Great beer choices too

    Courtney W · August 5, 2012
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  • Julie W.

    Don't forget to order one of the homemade sodas. The lemon ginger soda is amazing.

    Julie Wolf · July 3, 2012
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  • K. K.

    Lindemanns'! And get the cheese plate. Yummy!

    K. K. · April 29, 2012
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  • Elizabeth S.

    The grilled octopus salad is amazing

    Elizabeth Steeves · April 28, 2012
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  • Mindy J.

    Great brunch menu. I love the ricotta pancakes! Smoked salmon bagel is very good too

    Mindy Joyce · March 25, 2012
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  • E D.

    Fabulous food, great atmosphere. We love going to Light Horse. Bring back the blueberry crumble!

    E Dare · March 23, 2012
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