Explore the Neighborhood
Eat. Drink. Hang out. From day to night, downtown Newark is alive with arts, events, dining and more. Relish a pre-show dinner. Relax in Military Park. See why we love where we live!
Nico Kitchen + Bar
- Lunch: Mon – Fri, 11:30 am – 3 pm
- Dinner: Mon – Thurs until 9 pm, Fri until 11 pm, Sat + Sun in conjunction with performances
- Happy Hour: Mon – Fri, 4 pm – 7 pm
- 1/2 Price Winesdays: Wed 4:30 pm – 8 pm
Conveniently located inside NJPAC, this sleek american bistro dishes up modern cuisine, hand-crafted cocktails and tasty bar bites. On show dates, NICO’s prix fixe menu offers a spectacular dining experience and still gets you to your seat on time. (arrive 90 minutes before curtain.)
tier 3 café
Open for select performances:
- All NJSO pops and classical concerts
On the third floor of NJPAC, our value-priced pre-show buffet includes salads, sides, entrees, dessert and a non-alcoholic beverage for $24/person (plus tax and gratuity). Cash bar also available. Open two hours before select performances.