Experience “The Market” on Elizabeth Avenue in NJ

If you enjoy feeling like one of the locals while on vacation, you won’t want to miss Elizabeth Avenue on your trip to New Jersey. An incredible number of stores, restaurants, and various businesses are all located in one spot referred to as “The Market”. Support the locals and experience what life in Elizabeth, NJ, is like with your rental car.


Elizabeth Avenue is less than six miles from the Newark Liberty International Airport, which is near where you will find the Newark location of Value Van & Car Rental.

Shopping at “The Market”

Several boutiques and jewelry stores are located along Elizabeth Avenue, including the following: Carmen’s Fashions, Bridals by Christina, M & S Jewelry and Gift Shop, Rosa’s Fashion, and Sol Boutique Inc. If you’re interested in searching for a hidden treasure amongst resale shops, check out Villa Vincencio Thrift Shop or St. Pat’s Nearly New Shop. Many other types of stores also fill Elizabeth Avenue to create a unique local shopping experience.

Restaurants at “The Market”

From bakeries to delis and barbecue to Portuguese cuisine, Elizabeth Avenue can satisfy just about anyone’s taste buds. Grab some cannolis at Bella Palermo Italian Pastry Shop, or sit down and enjoy a Spanish dish at El Palmar Restaurant. The choices are endless at “The Market,” allowing you to experience traditional meals from cultures around the world.


Keep your eyes open for the announcement of holiday events coming to “The Market” this season. Several events have taken place on Elizabeth Avenue in the last two years, but the plans for this winter have not yet been revealed. Appearances from Santa and wagon (“sleigh”) rides contributed to festive activities in the past to create a family-fun experience.

Don’t miss “The Market” on Elizabeth Avenue when you’re visiting Elizabeth, New Jersey. Rent a car from Value Van & Car Rental, and a chauffeur can transport you from the airport to the nearby rental location to get you on the road. Contact Value Van & Car Rental at (973) 792-0343 at the Newark office close to Elizabeth to reserve your rental car today!