Food and Dining at American Dream in East Rutherford

When completed, long gestating American Dream (Property Website) at the Meadowlands in East Rutherford will command 3 million square feet of retail space. Boozy Burbs has been covering dining and food news for the development for quite some time, with this list being updated with new announcements as the mall’s full opening gets closer. As of now, many of the eateries below are scheduled to open March 2020 – IT’SUGAR is the only one to have opened thus far.

Bang Cookies — “Organic all-natural” bakery serving “giant-sized, soft baked” cookies from Jersey City (Visit Website)

Charleys Philly Steaks — Philly cheesesteak restaurant chain

Cinnabon — bakery restaurant known for cinnamon rolls, cinnamon products, coffee and frozen drinks

CMX CinéBistro — a “world-class dinner-and-a-movie concept” that offers reserved seating and in-theater full service dining that features a freshly prepared American bistro menu and full bar (Read More)

Coca-Cola Eats — branded eatery that will serve local and global cuisines alongside a variety of beverage options from The Coca-Cola Company (Read More) including tenants like Green Leaf’s & Bananas (Read More).

Dons Bogam — NYC-based Korean restaurant with multiple locations (Visit Website)

Dunkin’ – International donut and coffee chain

1st Rnd — Sports-themed restaurant with focus on burgers and beer (Read More)

Five Guys — “better burger” chain which cooks burgers to order and serves fresh cut fries (Visit Website)

Fred’s — Restaurant located inside Barney’s New York with locations at their other retail stores (Visit Website)

Ginger Sushi — We think it’s the chain that serves sushi, poke, burritos, tacos, and more with locations in Canada and Texas. (Visit Website)

“Grisini by Chef Marc Murphy” Food Hall – Celebrity chef is creating 24 original concepts for this project — including a pizza counter, bakery, creperie, pasta station and raw bar (Read More)

Hard Rock Cafe — Chain of rock n’ roll-themed restaurants found around the globe (Read More)

H-Mart — Korean supermarket chain will cover over 35,000 square feet and includes their ‘Market Eatery’ concept — a multi-venue group of restaurants similar to a food hall (Visit Website)

IT’SUGAR – Candy department store concept from candy retailer will span 22,000 square feet over three levels (Read More)

Jarana — A Peruvian restaurant (Visit Website)

Kosher Food Hall — Nothing much has been revealed though on announcement it was dubbed the “first exclusive Kosher food hall”

Likkle More Jerk — a fusion of Caribbean flavors with classical cooking techniques (Visit Website)

Manchu Wok — Chain serving “fast & fresh Chinese cuisine” (Visit Website)

MUNCHIES Food Hall — Food and culture website brand will take over 38,000 square feet and feature 18 vendors like confirmed tenants Ani Ramen (Read More), Van Leeuwen Ice Cream (Read More), and

Real Fruit Bubble Tea — Chain of bubble tea shops (Visit Website)

Thai Express — International quick casual brand that specializes in traditional Thai recipes with “new-world creativity”. (Visit Website)

Wendy’s — International burger chain

Yard House — Sports bar chain with huge craft beer selection (Visit Website)