Yes, yes, life is tiring.

You work hard all week. The car needs new tires. The Yankees are playing better than you expected and the Mets are in danger of falling off a cliff. The presidential race is already making you crave a stiff drink, and it’s hot out. So, so hot.

With all due respect, it’s no excuse for sitting at home with pizza and a six-pack. After all, you live in the middle of one of NJ’s best bar and restaurant scenes—isn’t that part of the reason why you rent an apartment in Rahway, NJ in the first place?

Here are four destinations near your Rahway apartment to suit every occasion.

The Waiting Room – 66 E. Cherry St., Rahway
A Union County legend, the Waiting Room has provided ‘a welcome respite for the forlorn and weary citizens of the world’ since 1979. This is the place for good beer, friends, conversation, and the ballgame, all in a timeless, comfortable atmosphere.

The Rail House 1449 – 1449 Irving St., Rahway
Step into this converted 19th century home near Rahway train station for striking-but- unpretentious seafood-centric American fare. The atmosphere is cool and subdued—if you’re looking for a beer, burger, and some music, check out the adjoining bar.

Patria Restaurant & Lounge – 169 W. Main St., Rahway
Need a little spice in your life? Come to Patria for upscale pan-Latin fare. Regulars call the weekend DJ irresistible—you’ll meringue all the way back to your Rahway apartment.

Luciano’s Ristorante – 1579 Main St., Rahway
Here’s the real thing: dark wood, white tablecloths, good wine, family—Luciano’s is classic North Jersey Italian dining.

Rahway apartment rentals are your key to great food, nightlife, and all our area has to offer. Got a favorite spot? Let us know in the comments, and stay tuned for more things to do near your Rahway, NJ apartment.