Got a hankering for salads?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top salad hot spots in Jersey City, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.
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1. Hooked JC
First on the list is Hooked JC. Located at 467 Communipaw Ave. in Bergen-Lafayette, it is the highest-rated salad spot in Jersey City, boasting 4.5 stars out of 494 reviews on Yelp.
The Waterfront's Sweetberry, located at 525 Washington Blvd., Suite E, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the chain location for poke and salads four stars out of 28 reviews.
3. Melt Shop
And finally, member of the chain Melt Shop is another go-to, with four stars out of 23 Yelp reviews. Head over to 30 Mall Drive W., the Newport Centre Mall, to see for yourself.
Deciding when to check out the top spots above? Fridays tend to be the busiest days of the week for consumer spending at restaurants across the Jersey City area, while Mondays are least busy, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of small business marketing software. Last year, average daily transactions at restaurants grew to 48 per business on Fridays, compared to 34 daily transactions on average on Mondays.