Kinjo Restaurant 159 Washington Street, Newark NJ 07102
(973) 944-2828


159 Washington St. Newark NJ 07102

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By Linda Lindner(Newark ) - December 12, 2023 Urby, a leader in crafting innovative residential communities known for its imaginative design and vibrant communal spaces, announced a collaboration that brings a new and exciting culinary experience to Downtown Newark. Kinjo, a Japanese-inspired Izakaya, has opened its doors within Newark Urby, promising a dynamic dining experience to both Urby residents and the broader community. Situated at 155 Washington Street, adjacent to Rutgers University in the heart of Downtown Newark, Urby features brand new apartments, inventive interior design and a strong focus on community events and resident experiences – now further supercharged with the addition of Kinjo. Each

By Joshua Burd - DECEMBER 12, 2023 A Japanese-inspired restaurant has opened its doors in downtown Newark at the base of the newly delivered 250-unit Urby apartment building. Known as Kinjo, the eatery at 155 Washington St. is the brainchild of owner Jamie Knott, a renowned chef who has collaborated with business partner Robert Palmer, according to a news release. Its menu, curated by Knott and Executive Chef William Sanders, has 120 seats and a full bar, offering a contemporary interpretation of Japanese cuisine with a diverse selection including dumplings, bao, sushi rolls and Ramen. “We are thrilled to introduce Kinjo to Newark