As we approach the holiday season, it’s time to start thinking about shopping for gifts — and there’s no better way to both cross some names off the list and get into the festive spirit than by shopping at local North Jersey businesses. To help make it easy, we’ve put together a shopping guide so our readers can get acquainted with local businesses in the area. Keep reading to find out more about where to shop for local gifts, support small businesses, eat, drink, be merry, and ring in the holiday season.
In Our Guide
From fitness spots to restaurants, beauty, shopping, wellness, and beyond — these local businesses are all worth checking out. Plus, many of them are sharing exclusive offers for The Montclair Girl readers, and all you have to do is mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person or follow the instructions below to redeem online.
How to Redeem
All the deals* below are valid now through Sunday, December 25th at 11:59PM, so make sure to book, buy, and schedule your appointments now. Don’t forget to mention The Montclair Girl so they know we sent you (and some will even have a holiday deal for you if so!).
*Some businesses are included just because — and may not have a deal — but either way, let them know The Montclair Girl sent you. Keep reading for the full list of all the North Jersey businesses we love + some great discounts we’re planning to take advantage of this holiday season.
Please contact the business directly if you have any questions about redeeming a deal. And now, without further ado, here is The Montclair Girl’s Holiday Shopping Guide 2022:
Ani Ramen | 511 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair + 427 Springfield Avenue in Summit + additional North Jersey locations
IG handle: @aniramen
Deal: For every $25 gift card purchased, you can get a ‘Bowl on Us’ card when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person.
BEYOUTH Medspa + Wellness | 555 Passaic Avenue in West Caldwell
IG handle: @beyouthmedspa
Deal: Receive 15% off any service when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person.
British Swim School | 199 Scoles Avenue in Clifton
IG handle: @britishswimschoolhudsonw_nj
Deal: Receive $40 off the first month’s tuition of swim classes when registering online. Use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’.
Cycle Breakers Therapy | Online
IG handle: @cyclebreakerstherapy
Deal: Get a free 20-minute consultation when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ when you schedule your first appointment online.
Desisano | Online
IG handle: @desisano
Deal: Receive 15% off your order of leather goods when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online.
Evolve Med Spa | 46 S Park Street in Montclair
IG handle: @evolve_medspa
Deal: Receive 30% off a laser hair removal package (includes 6 treatments) when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online.
Harmony Day Spa | 5 Smull Avenue in Caldwell
IG handle: @harmony_day_spa_nj
This luxury skin care center in Caldwell is dedicated to customized, results-driven skin care — as if we needed one more reason to schedule a spa day. Spa services include facials, massage, hair removal, and body treatments.
Heritage Kulfi | Online
IG handle: @heritagekulfi
This ice cream shop is definitely worth a visit and serves up must-try unique flavors like cardamom chai, saffron, and rosewater. You can find Heritage Kulfi in Jersey City retailers like Mashallah Grocery & Halal, Sub Hub Market & Grill, and Geo Cash & Carry Inc.
Java Love Coffee Roasting Co. | 244 Bellevue Avenue + 49 Church Street in Montclair
IG handle: @DoYouJavaLove
Deal: Receive10% off all holiday merchandise when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person.
Joyful Nest Home Organizing | Online
IG handle: @joyfulnest_organizing
Deal: Be sure to mention ‘Montclair Girl’ to get 1 hour of home organizing free when you purchase 4 hours. This exclusive offer is valid for yourself or as a gift certificate.
Kurly Kürtősh | 74 East Passaic Avenue in Nutley
IG handle: @kurlykurtosh
Deal: Receive a free kürtősh (a Hungarian Chimney Cake) with the purchase of any large party box when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person or when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online.
Lure Lash | 416 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair
IG handle: @Lurelash
This lash studio in Montclair can make your lashes look amazing no matter which set you choose, from the classic set to the eye-popping mega volume set. Starting at $99 per set, there is a lash match for everyone and every budget at Lure Lash.
Mochinut | 349 Bloomfield Avenue + 427 Springfield Avenue in Summit
IG handle: @mochinutmhg
Deal: Be sure to mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person to get 3 mochinuts (bubble donuts made with mochi flour) free when you order a dozen mochinuts.
Montclair History Center | 108 Orange Road in Montclair
IG handle: @montclairhistorycenter
Montclair History Center sells personalized maps of Montclair including vintage maps of downtown so you can explore the area in a more meaningful way. The center also provides local holiday tour events during the month of December.
Pursue Physical Therapy | 271 Grove Avenue, Building C in Verona
IG handle: @pursueptnow
Deal: Receive 30% off low back dry needling when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in person.
Q’enko | 68 Washington Street in Bloomfield
IG handle: @qenko_organic
This Peruvian restaurant serves up authentic dishes like pollo a la brasa + arroz chaufa to bring the tastes of Peruvian cuisine to Essex County. The interiors are beautiful + modern and create a warm, inviting atmosphere.
Salt Float Center | 149 Valley Road in Montclair
IG handle: @saltfloatmontclair
Deal: Get 15% off individual 60-minute and 90-minute gift cards when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online. This exclusive offer is limited to five gift cards per customer.
The Feathered Fox | 550 West Mount Pleasant Avenue in Livingston
IG handle: @featheredfoxnj
Located inside the Westminster Hotel in Livingston, The Feathered Fox’s eclectic and unique atmosphere is only surpassed by the mouthwatering dishes created by executive chef Chris Siversen. The Feathered Fox aims to reach beyond the ordinary and focus on the best aspects of the traditional steakhouse.
The Green Room | 20 Church Street in Montclair
IG handle: @thegreenroomnj
Deal: Receive 20% off your entire order when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online.
The Ties at Woodford Hall | 4 Woodhull Avenue in Little Falls
IG handle: @thetiesbar
Deal: Get a free pierogi sampler plate with a paid meal when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ to your server.
Urban Natural Home | 1283 Broad Street, Bloomfield
IG handle: @urbannaturalhome
Deal: Get 15% off all in-stock gifts, furniture, and accessories when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online.
wel•lam | Online
IG handle: @wel.lam
Focused on supporting adults + teen girls on their wellness journey, wel•lam provides private Pilates and yoga therapy, a wellness community for teen girls, and ongoing education and training for Pilates students and teachers. The team helps women of all ages develop and maintain a mind-body connection for greater overall well-being.
Wonder | Online
IG handle: @wonder
Deal: Get $20 off your first order when you use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online. New customers only.
Yarnia | 127 Watchung Avenue in Montclair
IG handle: @shopyarnia
Deal: Receive $15 off MadTosh 12 Days of Tosh gift sets when you mention ‘Montclair Girl’ in-person or use the code ‘MONTCLAIRGIRL’ online. The kit includes 12 individual boxes chock full of MadTosh yarn, goodies, and exclusive crochet and knit patterns designed by Chiwei Ranck (crochet) and Vincent Williams (knit). This offer cannot be combined with any other deal.
Zeugma | 44 South Park Street in Montclair
IG handle: @zeugmanj
As one of the few Mediterranean restaurants in Montclair, Zeugma has added a refreshing, modern twist to classic dishes. From eggplant Babaganoush to hummus to beef shish kebab, every item on the menu is fresh + authentic.
Don’t forget to shop small + local and make the most of The Montclair Girl’s Holiday Shopping Guide. Deals are valid now through Sunday, December 25th. Happy holiday shopping!