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GPs Restaurant

236 Pavonia Ave, Hamilton Park, Jersey City, NJ 07302-1738
+1 201-418-8800
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“hamilton park” (9 reviews)
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Italian, American
€€ - €€€
236 Pavonia Ave, Hamilton Park, Jersey City, NJ 07302-1738
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

The staff seems to need some training in this area. I was assured at the door that there were gluten free options for brunch, gluten free pasta, specifically. There were no gf options at all and there was no pasta of any kind on the...More

Thank JermnyPA
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This Italian restaurant is located at a nice part of the town of jersey city . The hostess greet us with a warm smile and the wait for a table is of no more than 10 minutes. Meanwhile, we were sipping very well made drinks...More

Thank Graziela L
Reviewed 23 January 2018

My friends in NJ and I visit this place from time to time. (One of them lives upstairs from GP's and a diehard patron of this restaurant.) We love the old-school Italian food and warm atmosphere. Strongly ecommended! 뉴저지에 거주하는 친구들과 가끔 들르는 곳입니다. 음식과...More

Thank Gallongom
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We had just arrived form the UK to Jersey City and were staying round the corner from Hamilton Park. GPs in sisyutated opposite the park and was our first lunch outing, so slightly jetlagged we stumbled in. We were greeted by friendly staff and yummy...More

Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 28 May 2017

My wife and I stopped by here for both a dinner as well as a brunch during a recent visit to Jersey City. The dinner and the brunch menus included a variety of selections that were reasonably priced. Service was attentive and the food was...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

The food here is outstanding. This place sets the standard in Jersey City for red sauce italian. They have other, fancier stuff but if the gravy is good, and the meatballs are big and tasty, that's all I need to know. I was recently there...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Different, but very good takes on many recipes! Loved the pasta and eggplant... great cheeses and wines! Always had a nice time when friends and I dined! Great salad greens too!

Thank joyb898
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We were looking for a local restaurant to go to during restaurant week and we were fortunate to come across GP's. The food and service was very good. The meatball appetizer and the mussels were very good. We were very pleased with the selections of...More

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Have tried GP's a few times. Consistently friendly and decent service but the food is predicable and stolid. We had veal and chicken. Both were over cooked, bland and the accompanying pasta tasteless with tomato sauce that felt straight out of the can. Disappointing especially...More

Thank Jamesdotkelly
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The dining experience was great and the food was out of bounds. If you're craving that down home Italian food, this is the place to go.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Pavonia Ave, Hamilton Park, Jersey City, NJ 07302-1738
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-418-8800
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Welcome to GP's, serving Hudson County since 1934! A family owned and operated business, we believe that when fresh, classic food is served to customers with genuine care and respect, we create the recipe for a perfect meal. Today, we infuse time-tested, classic and updated Italian specialties with locally sourced themes and ingredients, producing a menu that is both heartwarmingly familiar and refreshingly unique. And while the cast of characters here at GP's know how to prepare great plates, it is equally as important that we know how to treat you when you walk through the door. Many of our employees have been with us for over 20 years and we are proud of our extended family that uphold our standards of excellence in service. We invite you to visit our website for full menus and catering information, then bring your friends and family to dine with us at our North Hudson or Hamilton Park locations tonight!
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