JERSEY CITY, N.J. (PIX11) – Jersey City will now be home to a Whole Foods Market.

The supermarket chain announced that its first store in Jersey City is set to open on Thursday at 8 a.m. The more than 51,000-square-foot grocery store is located at Washington Street and Columbus Drive.

The new Whole Foods Market features a coffee bar and more than 1,000 items sourced locally from around the Northeast, according to the company.

The supermarket will be open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. on opening day. Regular store hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The first 300 customers in line will get a tote bag and a coupon that could offer up to $100 off, the company said. There will also be complimentary coffee and pastries.

Erin Pflaumer is a digital content producer from Long Island who has covered both local and national news since 2018. She joined PIX11 in 2023. See more of her work here.