Joe’s Prime Meats


If I ever had “political connection” to anything, it’d be to bacon and pizza, my two favorite things to eat.

Hoboken’s choices for a decent Bacon, Egg & Cheese sandwich has been dismal in my opinion, especially uptown. Recently, Turning Point opened, and offers a very tasty, but pricey egg sandwich. Little did I know that Joe’s Prime Meats also does breakfast sandwiches, and does them exceptionally well. A good value, and filling enough to make you skip lunch without a problem!

Read more about the joy of bacon & eggs, Thanksgiving turkeys and Philly cheese steaks after the jump!


I proclaim Joe’s Prime Meats to be “King” of egg sandwiches. Eggs any way you want (I did scrambled today), plenty of bacon, and your choice of rolls. I prefer the soft rolls for breakfast, but if you really want a heavy sandwich, pick the Italian bread.


They’ve also updated their menu and cleaned up the interior. Download Joe’s Prime Meats menu here (PDF).

Joe is also particularly proud of his Philly Cheese Steak, made with Prime Rib Eye. “They may have invented it, but we perfected it” he writes on the menu. That’s next for me. Has anyone tried that yet?

Lastly, two other things to note: You can get your Fresh Thanksgiving Turkey from Joe’s (must order by Friday), plus they have what seems to be a delicious Lobster bake too!


I’ve noticed many people complaining that there isn’t a good fish market since Acipella’s downtown closed.
Did you know that Joe’s Prime Meats now sells fresh fish? Go check it out as an alternative to leaving Hoboken.

Description – Meat Market & Italian Deli
Services – Breakfast, Italian cuisine – Lunch, Dinner, Sandwiches, BBQ, Meat, Mozzarella, Online ordering. Catering, Delivery, Take Out
Address – 918 Washington St, Hoboken, New Jersey ( NJ ) 07030-5106
Telephone – (201) 656-8085, Fax – (201) 656-5055

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31 Comments on "Joe’s Prime Meats"

oh well okay
8 years 9 days ago

i’ll have to check out joe’s. Ever try anthony david’s? i think they make a great BEC – ask for it on the chibata bread (sp?). when i go taylor egg and cheese i usually do lisa’s, which usually does a good job.

8 years 9 days ago

their meat is out of this world….try the rib roast

8 years 9 days ago

Little Grocery on Jefferson also make a superb egg sandwich (be it bacon, ham, sausage or his signature croque monsieur). They bill it as “The best egg sandwich in Hoboken”. He also sells cheese from Artisanal and uses a good quality cheese in all the sandwiches.

8 years 9 days ago

Bagel Smash on 1st makes a really good egg sandwich… :mrgreen: