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Things to do in Metuchen

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“This is the closest multi-clothing store mall. All types of brand names and mayor departments stores like Bloomingdales, Macy’s, Apple store, etc. The mall it’s very nice and clean. It’s beautiful around the holidays. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Route
  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“A 217-acre park with a scenic path around a large lake. Great for biking, jogging, sports, and fishing. There's have plays in the park, an outdoor ice-skating rink, picnic groves, and tennis/basketball courts.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Extensive menu. . . .and fantastic desserts. If you have to wait for a table, ask to look at the menu while you wait so that you can start your order as soon as you are seated!”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
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“Authentic Italian. Fantastic food and their restaurant can easily accommodate a large party. The crab cakes, the veal parm, the calamari, and the tiramisu are all superb, and excellent cappuccino BYOB”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Skating Rink
“Jog around the beautiful pond, run along the trails, basketball ball and tennis courts etc.”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
“A homey cafe great for working and reading. Bring a sweater, they love their AC!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Department Store
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“8.7 miles away - I have a Costco membership you can use to buy groceries, electronics, clothes, jewelry, prescription eyewear, furniture and much more...”
  • 1 local recommends
Event Space
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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“A great place to spend the day working, reading, or playing board games while sipping coffee or wine.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Route
“Beautiful paved trail going from Edison to Metuchen. Can access it from Jackson Ave and walk all the way to Metuchen”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Extensive menu. . . .and fantastic desserts. If you have to wait for a table, ask to look at the menu while you wait so that you can start your order as soon as you are seated!”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
“Authentic Italian. Fantastic food and their restaurant can easily accommodate a large party. The crab cakes, the veal parm, the calamari, and the tiramisu are all superb, and excellent cappuccino BYOB”
  • 2 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“This is a friendly, family restaurant for endless salad bar, burgers, steaks, ribs, shrimp and other seafood at reasonable prices. Has liquor license. We've eaten here often and enjoy the food. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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