• Best of Hoboken + Jersey City {2017} — Your Vote Needed!

    We’re one step closer to revealing the Best of Hoboken 2017! It’s one of our most-anticipated posts and activities every year, and we can’t believe it’s already that time again— we see you, 2018. While we’re already planning exciting things for 2018, first we have to wrap up this year. Now it’s time to VOTE!

    Below, the finalists in thanks to your nominations {we received a little over a thousand nominations}, it’s time for the final stage of voting before the big reveal. Below, we’ve narrowed down the very hefty list we received to the top three businesses in 47 {lulzzz — concise, we know} categories total for Hoboken and Jersey City. From the best spot for a late-night craving to the best mani/pedi or fave local influencer, there’s a lot of top-notch people and businesses contributing to this place we call home, and it’s time to show them the support and recognition they deserve. And of course, you have to vote for the big mystery category — the best breakout business of the year in Hoboken and Jersey City {the anticipation is killing us}.

    You can vote once per day through December 14th at 11:59PM.

    The holiday hustle is almostttttt in full gear, so make sure to cast your ballot before you forget so your voice is heard. And if you’ve been wondering what the hot spots are around town, these polls are the best way to start.Your new go-to hair salon, pizza spot, or wine bar might just be a few scrolls away. We can’t thank our readers enough for your expert input. This poll is by you and for you.

    We’ll announce the winners in each category after December 15th. Happy voting!

    Here are the finalists for Hoboken {38 total}:

    Best Accessories Boutique in Hoboken

    Best Avocado Toast in Hoboken

    Best Bagel in Hoboken

    Best Bakery / Dessert Shop in Hoboken

    Best Boutique in Hoboken

    Best Brunch in Hoboken

    Best BYOB Spot in Hoboken

    Best Clothing Boutique in Hoboken

    Best Cafe in Hoboken

    Best Cookie in Hoboken

    Best Deli in Hoboken

    Best Delivery in Hoboken

    Best Eyebrow Spot in Hoboken

    Best Facial in Hoboken

    Best Gift Spot in Hoboken

    Best Gluten-Sensitive Menu in Hoboken

    Best Hair Salon in Hoboken

    Best Healthy Food Spot in Hoboken

    Best Italian Restaurant in Hoboken

    Best Local Influencer in Hoboken

    Best Makeup in Hoboken

    Best Mani/Pedi in Hoboken

    Best Massage in Hoboken

    Best Mixed Drinks in Hoboken

    Best New Dinner Spot in Hoboken

    Best Overall Workout Class in Hoboken

    Best Personal Trainer in Hoboken

    Best Pizza in Hoboken

    Best Restaurant with a View in Hoboken

    Best Sports Bar in Hoboken

    Best Spot for a Late Night Snack in Hoboken

    Best Spray Tan in Hoboken

    Best Sushi in Hoboken

    Best Vegan/Vegetarian Options in Hoboken

    Best Wellness in Hoboken

    Best Wine Bar in Hoboken

    Best Yoga Studio in Hoboken

    Breakout Hoboken Business of the Year

    Here are the finalists for Jersey City {9 total}:

    Best Beauty Spot in Jersey City

    Best Workout in Jersey City

    Best Wellness in Jersey City

    Best RestaurantBest Restaurant in Jersey City

    Best Dessert Shop

    Best Coffee Shop in Jersey City

    Best Boutique in Jersey City

    Best Bar in Jersey City

    Breakout JC Business of The Year


    Thanks for your vote! There are so many amazing businesses here — we wish we could include them all! Results will be in on December 15th.


    Don’t see a category listed? Drop us a note: hello@hobokengirl.com so we can start thinking of our 2018 list — it’s never too soon to start planning.

    Written by:

    By day, Tamara is an editor at a women's magazine, but in her free time, she runs her own fashion blog and helps out with Hoboken Girl. Otherwise, you can catch her ‘gramming like it's her job, checking out the cutest spots to eat and drink and redeeming herself at spin class later. Oh, and if you’re curious about Kylie Lip Kits, she’ll happily show you her collection.

    One comment

    • Wellness category for Hoboken makes no sense. One place is psychologist located in Jersey City, another place is a traveling reiki which isn’t really medicine but more under meditative energy healing, and the last place is a clothing store that happens to have the name wellness in it.


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