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Elixir Bar & Grill Website | 732-819-4026
2222 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08817  Central NJ
Elixir Bar and Grill Best Bars in Middlesex County New Jersey Best Selection of Signature Cocktails!
Elixir Bar and Grill provides customers with a casual, relaxed and friendly atmosphere. In our fast-paced, technology-consumed world, it is hard to find a neighborhood hangout that has great food, drinks and service, but Elixir serves up all three, 7 days a week! Their extensive food, beer and cocktail menus are available for lunch, dinner, happy hour and any time in between! Their food menus feature bar staples like wings, burgers, wraps and quesadillas, but their featured items are anything but ordinary. Try their authentic Paella options, blackened beef medallions, sweet and sour pork chops, Grande burritos, tacos, tostadas and so much more!

Elixir Bar and Grill's bartenders are also mixing up unique cocktails you won't find in any other bar in the area! Sip on signature drinks including Blueberry Limeade, Cucumber Lime Gimlet, Honey Julep, Lover's Potion and more! They also serve tradition and authentic drinks such as Margaritas, Mules and Mojitos, plus a large selection of rotational draft and bottled beers. Monday Madness features amazing food and drink specials all day long! Open Mic Tuesday paired with Taco & Tequila Tuesday make for the best weeknight out specials in the area! Lastly, don't miss WTP Poker Wednesdays from 7 - 11:30pm. Elixir Bar and Grill is also available for private events and parties!

Happy Hour starts at 3pm daily!
Barca City Cafe & Bar Website | 732-640-1155
47 Easton Ave., New Brunswick, NJ 08901  Central NJ
Barca City Cafe and Bar Best Tapas Bars in Middlesex County New Jersey Barcelona Tavern in the heart of New Brunswick Best Casual Bars in Middlesex County New Jersey
Born in Spain, but revitalized in New Jersey, Barca City Café & Bar is proud to present an American spin on a Spanish Taverna. The bright color scheme, open atmosphere and beautiful decor is artfully inspired and influenced by Barcelona. Furthermore, the authentic Spanish tile bar top, paired with their delicious food and drink menus, transport you into the Mediterranean. Hand-picked wines, creative cocktails and Catalan-influenced flavors make Barca City Café & Bar the best tapas café and bar in Middlesex County, NJ.

Their drink menu consist of five seasonal, rotating Sangria options at all times, as well as the best wines imported from Spain and a selection of draft and bottled beers. Barca City Café & Bar is the spot for the best happy hour in Middlesex County, with specials all day long on Sundays and late-night specials during the week. Their food menu offers many exceptional options including tapas, empanadas, salads, full entrees and over 50 different sandwiches! Weekend evenings, this casual tapas café turns into a lively bar! Barca City Café & Bar is unlike any bar in the area!

Best Happy Hour in Middlesex County!
Pino's Wine Cellar and Lounge Website | 732-247-5421
13 North 4th Avenue, Highland Park, NJ 08904  Central NJ

Purveyors of 'constantly superior' specialty goods for over 93 years!
Pino's Gift Basket Shoppe and Wine Cellar began its journey in 1920, when it originally opened as a green grocer, and has since been a Highland Park tradition. The “mom and pop shop” started by the Pino family, has endured many things but their promise to offer "constantly superior" product is why Pino's has remained an absolute favorite. In 2013, the "Gift Basket Shoppe and Wine Cellar" evolved with an image over haul, giving it bright walls, vintage artwork, revived floors and shelves and as always, a carefully chosen selection of product.

Come and enjoy the nostalgia filled store with gourmet offerings and baskets, and a lounge, serving specialty cocktails, craft beer, wine and small bites.

Craft Beer, Spirits, Wine, Gourmet Baskets!

Harvest Moon Brewery and Cafe Website | 732-249-6666
392 George St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901  Central NJ
Harvest Moon Brewery and Cafe  best brewpub in Middlesex County NJ Brewpub in Downtown New Brunswick!
Harvest Moon Brewery and Cafe is one of the best date night bars in New Brunswick, NJ. Their menu features innovative American cuisine and the chefs like to use fresh, locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. Each item is specially crafted to perfectly compliment their in-house brewed beers.

On tap, you will find a wide variety of beer styles and flavors that change with the seasons. In summer months, you will see Saisons, sour ales and Wit beers and in the winter, expect to sample porters, stouts, and Belgian Strong Dark Ales. Head brewer Kyle McDonald takes great pride in his work and he's confident that you will love his creations.

Harvest Moon always has something fun happening. On the first Thursday of the month, there is live karaoke so you and your friends can belt out your favorite songs. If you want to try a uniquely funky brew, drop in on Fridays at noon to taste one of Harvest Moon's sour beers that are mixed with unusual fruits, herbs and spices. For updates on events, see Harvest Moon's Facebook page.

Best Bar for a First Date!
George Street Ale House Website | 732-543-2408
378 George St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901  Central NJ
George Street Ale House best college bar in Middlesex County NJ Best College Bar in Middlesex County, NJ!
At the George Street Ale House, their goal is to "inspire the palate" with delicious cocktails, rare beers and exceptional food all at a great value to you. Located right in the middle of New Brunswick's thriving bar and restaurant scene, this place is a favorite hangout for locals and college students.

The George Street Ale House bartenders are amazingly knowledgeable about craft beer, spirits and mixed drinks. With a wide array of liquor, they can create something to satisfy any palate. One of the best drinks they make is either the red or white Sangria. Using a recipe crafted by one of their bartenders, these sweet and fruity wine-infused cocktails are sure to please. But if beer is what you crave, they also have a great selection of brews both on tap and in bottles. You can expect to see hard to find beers here on a regular basis so no matter when you pop in, you'll always feel like you're a cut above the rest.

There's never a dull moment at the Ale House. Monday night features trivia with questions based on your knowledge of TV shows, movies and music. Expect to be quizzed on shows like Breaking Bad, Friends and The Simpsons and movies such as Brides Maids, Back to the Future and Aladdin. When Friday comes, make sure you're here! All Guinness pints, Irish Car Bombs, Irish Breakfast shots and Jameson shots are just $5!

$5 Irish Fridays!
Le Malt Lounge Website | 732-510-7700
1021 St. Georges Ave. #2, Colonia, NJ 07067  Central NJ
Le Malt Lounge relaxed lounge in Middlesex County NJ Ultra Chic Lounge!
Le Malt Lounge prides itself on having one of the finest selections of brown spirits and wine in New Jersey. The elegant leather couches, candle-lit tables and intimate atmosphere add a posh, modern-day "Great Gatsby" vibe to the place. Le Malt is perfect when you want to dress up and enjoy drinks with a date or some friends. Make sure you come hungry because their tapas are to die for!

When you're here, you can expect to hear performers do renditions of Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble and Bobby Darren, just to name a few. On some nights, a sax is all you need to unwind and enjoy the evening.

Le Malt features a list of 750 brown spirits. You will find the absolute best the world has to offer of bourbons, cognacs, brandies and aged tequilas. Naturally, their collection includes ultra rare spirits such as Johnnie Walker 1805 200th Anniversary, Ardberg 1977 and Springbank 30 Year Old 1965 Lost Bottlings Series. When wine is what you want, choose from 200 different kinds.

Fancy Date Night Spot!
The Old Bay Restaurant Website | 732-246-3111
61 Church St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901  Central NJ
The Old Bay Restaurant Mardi Gras themed bar in Middlesex County NJ Mardi Gras Themed Food and Drinks!
At The Old Bay Restaurant, "Every day is Mardi Gas!" The Old Bay is a "N'awlins" style restaurant and bar featuring Cajun and Creole cuisine, craft beer and Southern-style cocktails. Although it's housed in a former bank building, it has been renovated inside and out to resemble a traditional Bourbon Street establishment from the French Quarter of New Orleans.

In the evenings, The Old Bay is one of the best nightlife spots in New Brunswick, NJ. They have great daily drink specials, live entertainment and karaoke. Start the week off right and come in on Monday for All Day Happy Hour where you can enjoy 25% off your drinks the whole night. Pint Night is every Wednesday. Enjoy $3 draft beers from breweries such as Unibroue, Dogfish Head, Magic Hat, Troegs, Lagunitas and Carton. Regular Happy Hour runs during the week from 4-7pm and offers 25% off drinks and half-off appetizers.

Great Drink Specials!
Fox And Hound Sports Tavern Website | 732-452-9100
Menlo Park Mall, Edison, NJ 08837  Central NJ
Fox and Hound Sports Tavern best fun bar in Middlesex County NJ Best Cocktail List!
Fox and Hound Sports Tavern aims to provide you and your friends with a fun, relaxed atmosphere while serving up awesome cocktails, shots, beers and food. With 34 beers on tap and even more bottles, there's something every beer drinker can enjoy whether it's a light beer, a full-bodied stout or a hoppy India Pale Ale.

The highlight at Fox and Hound is the mixed drinks. Try the Homewrecker, made with Maker's Mark, Ole Smokey Apple Pie Moonshine, Jameson, Knob Creek, sour mix and Coke. If you want something a bit more tame, order the Girl Next Door, made with strawberry rum, lemonade and strawberries.

If you're in the mood for shots, the bartenders are happy to oblige. Order a Tootsie Roll, made with Khalua, Absolut and orange juice or Fire and Ice, made with Fireball and iced tea. Up for an adventure? Do the Shot Challenge! Take a Boss' Wife shot, made with Jagermeister, Fireball, Whiskey, Deep Eddy Cranberry Vodka and Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum.

While you're here, don't miss Fox and Hound's game room where you can shoot pool, throw darts and play beer pong. Pong tournaments are held every Monday night at 9pm and the winning team wins $100 cash!

Weekly Beer Pong Tournaments!
Hub City Brewhouse Website | 732-543-1804
335 George St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901  Central NJ
Hub City Brewhouse best craft beer bar in Middlesex County New Jersey 500+ Global Beers Available!
Come to Hub City Brewhouse for one of the best craft beer selections in Middlesex County! With 500+ beers on tap and bottled, you will never be bored! Their taps are constantly changing and feature not only local breweries but plenty of international brews as well. Beers from Belgium, England, Germany, Canada, Czech Republic, Ireland and more add extra excitement to the lineup.

Each night at Hub City Brewhouse has different specials and entertainment. On Tuesday, test your knowledge with trivia! Wednesday nights is R&B Open Mic Night! Dance Party Thursdays offers the best Thirsty Thursday hangout spot in town. Live Music every Friday and Saturday, plus Sunday Funday featuring amazing food and drink specials! Visit the website for an updated food and drink menu and the Facebook for daily updates.

Best Bar for a Night Out With Friends!
JJ Bitting Brewing Company Website | 732-634-2929
33 Main St., Woodbridge, NJ 07095  Central NJ
JJ Bitting Brewing Company best brewpub in Middlesex County NJ Best Brewpub in Middlesex County, NJ!
J.J. Bitting Brewing Company has been in operation since 1977 and was the first brewery to open in the area since the repeal of Prohibition. Housed inside of a historic building, the brewery has three floors, a roof-top deck and a full bar in addition to their own house-brewed beers on tap.

Head brewer Brad Reninger has been lovingly making beers for years. Some of his brews that you will find on tap include the Avenel Amber, Black Jack Oatmeal Stout, Raspberry Wheat Ale and Victoria's Golden Ale, among others. New beers come out seasonally and rare releases are made throughout the year.

While you're here, make sure you take a look at their beer fermentation tanks. They tower impressively behind plexiglass windows in full view of the bar and main dining area. J.J. Bitting Brewing Company also hosts live music during the weekend to perfectly compliment what is always sure to be a fantastic night out! Parking is ample and the Woodbridge Train Station is conveniently located across the street.

Fun fact: In the interest of making sure there is little waste from the brewing process, all grains are given to a local dairy farmer who uses the spent grains as feed for his cows.

House-Brewed Beers on Tap!
Jose Tejas Website | 732-283-3883
700 U.S. 1, Iselin, NJ 08830  Central NJ
Jose Tejas best tequila bar in MIddlesex County NJ Best Margaritas!
Jose Tejas serves authentic Tex-Mex and Cajun food and ice-cold cervezas and margaritas in a vibrant, fun environment that will keep you coming back for more! Not only are their food and drinks fantastic but so is their customer service. The bartenders and servers are efficient and friendly and are quick to recommend a meal or a drink.

While you're here, try their fajitas! They're a guest favorite because of the savory flavor and large portions. The chimicurri steak is also a must-have meal. Cooked to perfection with just the right amount of spices, this steak is what dreams are made of.

You can't come to Jose Tejas without trying one of their famous margaritas. They make them bigger and better than anyone else. Have the strawberry margarita for something fruity or try it "New Orleans style" with Cointreau in it for a fun twist on the original. If you prefer beer, they've got a bunch of traditional Mexican brands like Corona, Negra Modelo and Dos Equis.

Delicious Tex-Mex Cuisine!
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