Once you know that pizza is not New Jersey's favorite food, you're going to want to find out which food actually is. And a major publication has revealed it.

Most famous local New Jersey food. (Photo by Priscilla Du Preez 🇨🇦 on Unsplash )
Photo by Priscilla Du Preez 🇨🇦 on Unsplash

The website Business Insider revealed their choice for the most famous local dish in each state in America, and the one they chose for New Jersey might be a little controversial.

Our Guesses For New Jersey's Most Popular Food Were Wrong

We thought we knew this one right off the bat, but our first guess, and even our second one was way off the mark.

The first food that came to our mind, and most likely yours, was pizza. That's certainly a solid guess, but it's not right.

New Jersey's favorite food revealed. (Photo by Brenna Huff on Unsplash)
Photo by Brenna Huff on Unsplash

Even our second guess, the very predictable pork roll was incorrect. So, if it's not those two guesses, then which local New Jersey food is the most famous?

If you think diners, which is always a good thought here in the Garden State, then you are getting much warmer.

New Jersey's Most Famous Local Food Is Revealed

When was the last time you ordered some disco fries? Yes, that is New Jersey's most famous local food, according to this article.

New Jersey diners (Photo by Dani King on Unsplash)
Photo by Dani King on Unsplash

I don't know about you, but I haven't ordered disco fries in a decade or so, but that's my fault. I'm so busy ordering what would have been my third guess, chicken parmigiana every time I'm at the diner.

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