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Being in the heart of the Ironbound, you will be at walking distance from Newark Penn Station making it the best choice in New Jersey for those who work in NYC or are always on the go. You will also enjoy how close we are to Newark International Airport if you are a frequent flyer, with more than enough choices to take you there, Ironbound Lofts is where you want to be.
The neighborhood has one more distinctive feature. There are a large number of wonderful specialty stores there. It is hardly possible not to admire these unique storefronts. Even the most demanding customer will be definitely satisfied. You are also minutes away from the Jersey Gardens Mall which offers a huge variety of apparel, food and many other stores.
Besides the cultural institutions, Monroe Ironbound Lofts has other neighbors as well. Luxury restaurants with different cuisines from around the world, classic bars and cafes are going to be useful for any case. This area is so diverse with lots of portuguese and brazilian restaurants that are known for their exquisite cuisine. You can also enjoy many lounges and luncheonettes available in the area for quick grabs, great for when you are on the go. From mediterranean food to classic american, you are sure to find your favorite.
This area is the cultural center of the city. Such majestic places as The Peter Francisco Park, Emilios Art Studio, Penn Station, Catholic Churches, NJ PAC, Newark Museum, and Prudential Center to name a few are located within walking distance from Monroe Ironbound Lofts. Various exhibitions, art galleries, and museums give an exceptional opportunity to learn all the secrets of Newark.
One of the annual big events is the Portuguese Day Parade held every year around June that celebrate the Portuguese culture with many local venues and restaurants showcasing their products and food. There are other ethnic festivities like the Brazilian Day that also bring you and the community together.
The part of the city that surrounds Ironbound Lofts is a surpassing example of the Ironbound. These vibrant streets are intriguing with its richness of cultural institutions, elegant restaurants, park areas and the variety of shops.
There are many parks in the surrounding are like the famous Independence Park more know as “Parque dos Mosquitos” and the River Front Park both great for a outdoor walk or run enjoying this great neighborhood.