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Restaurant Insurance in New Jersey

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Catering insurance

Restaurant insurance in New Jersey tailored for your business

NEXT customizes insurance for small businesses, including restaurant business. We help business owners get covered in about 10 minutes online. And you’ll have 24/7 access to services. Insurance packages can be customized to include:

  • General liability
  • Professional liability
  • Commercial property
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Save up to 30% on restaurant business insurance in New Jersey

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Get the restaurant business insurance in New Jersey that's just the right fit

We offer customized restaurant insurance policies to small businesses and the self-employed in New Jersey. Oh, and you save up to 10% when you bundle.
General Liability

General Liability

Bought by 95% of business owners like you
General liability insurance helps to protect you from unexpected expenses related to many types of accidents that can affect your restaurant business. And clients could require that you have general liability coverage as part of contract requirements so they know that you can pay for any accidental injuries or damage related to your work.
General Liability can help you pay for:
Medical payments
Property damage
Legal fees and judgments
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Professional Liability (e&o)

Professional Liability (e&o)

Bought by 80% of business owners like you
Professional liability insurance (also known as errors and omissions or indemnity insurance) helps you defend yourself and your restaurant business if you’re accused of making a mistake that causes someone to lose money. It could help cover related expenses to defend yourself or address the problem.
Professional Liability (e&o) can help you pay for:
Legal defense costs
Legal judgments
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Commercial Property

Commercial Property

For business owners who own or rent physical spaces
Commercial property coverage helps protect almost all of the physical items you need to run your restaurant business, including your equipment, inventory and furniture. And the business income coverage in your property insurance could help cover the revenue you would have earned after an unforeseen flooding, as well as ongoing business expenses while you are closed.
Commercial Property can help you pay for:
Damaged equipment and inventory
Lost income
Operating expenses
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How much does business insurance cost

Cost of restaurant insurance in New Jersey

NEXT makes sure that a restaurant in New Jersey gets the right coverage for the most competitive rates. Policies are customized for you based on:

  • Your work experience
  • Your claims history
  • How many vehicles you use for work
  • How many employees you have

A restaurant business in New Jersey can pay as little as $17 each month for business insurance.

Your restaurant business risks can change from time to time and that can impact your insurance needs. We’re here to make sure you always have the right coverage.

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How important is it for a restaurant in New Jersey to have business insurance?

We know building a small business is an investment. To protect that investment, restaurant businesses in New Jersey need insurance to avoid financial losses. Business insurance can protect your from:

  • Lawsuits. Without insurance, you might have to pay entirely out of pocket after an accident or mistake.
  • Damage to the physical items you need to do business.
  • Claims of work mistakes or negligence.
  • Injuries if an employee gets hurt on the job. Insurance can pay for medical expenses and help cover lost wages.

NEXT is dedicated to helping you find the affordable restaurant insurance coverage you need to stay protected, meet legal requirements and satisfy your customers.

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Everything you want to know about Insurance

Frequently asked questions about restaurant business insurance

Here are some of the most common questions we get about restaurant business insurance. If you don’t find the answers you need here, our licensed, U.S.-based insurance advisors are standing by to help via online chat or phone.

Does NEXT Insurance offer restaurant business insurance in New Jersey?
Yes, NEXT Insurance offers tailored restaurant business insurance in New Jersey.
Does NEXT Insurance offer Professional Liability coverage for restaurant business in New Jersey?
Yes, NEXT Insurance offers General Liability, Professional Liability, Commercial Property coverage for restaurant business in New Jersey.
How does business insurance protect restaurants?

Our restaurant insurance packages are designed to protect your business from a variety of risks and help you save money to grow your business. You’ll be protected from financial losses related to:

Damage to someone’s property

A server spills soup on a client’s designer purse and cell phone. The general liability coverage in your insurance package would help pay for replacements.

Accidents that hurt someone

A customer slips and falls in your restaurant’s parking lot. Your restaurant general liability coverage would also come into play here by defending you from legal fees and helping to pay for damages if you are found liable.

Liquor liability insurance

An intoxicated customer accidentally knocks another patron to the ground on the way to the bathroom. The guest breaks her wrist in the fall and sues your business for the medical expenses. Liquor liability insurance can help with legal defense costs or any medical bills for which you may be held responsible.

Professional mistakes 

Your staff incorrectly answers a customer’s question about ingredients and they wind up in the hospital with an allergic reaction. Our general liability policy includes professional liability insurance, which helps you defend yourself if you’re accused of making a mistake that causes someone to lose money.

Workplace injuries 

One of your cooks gets burned by hot oil in the kitchen and needs medical attention. Workers’ compensation coverage with business owner’s coverage can help cover medical bills and lost wages while they recover. Workers’ comp is usually required by law if you have employees.

Injuries and damage involving your business vehicles

Your employee accidentally reverses the restaurant’s van into a parked car. Commercial auto coverage will help pay for the repairs. This coverage is also usually required by law for business-owned vehicles. 

Damage to your own property

A grease fire breaks out and damages most of your facility’s kitchen. Commercial property insurance can help with replacement or repair costs if your owned or leased property is damaged due to a covered event, such as a burst water pipe, fire, tornado or vandalism.

How can I get a certificate of insurance?

You’ll have instant access to your certificate of insurance 24/7 from your computer or mobile device when you purchase coverage with Next. There’s no waiting for anyone, no need to print anything and definitely no fax machines. If you’re a new or current Next Insurance customer, all you need to do is log in to your account and your Live Certificate delivers you the proof of insurance you need instantly, for free. You can easily share your COI with anyone via email, text message or a social media post. We provide unlimited certificates and you can also add an additional insured for free. If you decide to change your coverage, your certificate will be automatically updated. Find out more details about your certificate of insurance

What do I need to get an insurance quote online?

We keep it simple and straightforward so you can find the coverage that’s right for you within a few minutes. When you start a quote for insurance, we’ll ask you a few basic questions about your business, including: the kind of services you provide, the location of your office or where you plan to work, how many people you employ and how much you pay them and the number and type of vehicles you use for work.

How does the claims process work with NEXT Insurance?

  • If you’re a policyholder, you can file a claim any time by logging in to your account at www.nextinsurance.com and clicking the “File a claim” under the "About us" tab. You can expect a call from us shortly after you submit a claim to go over the details.
  • If you do not have a policy with us and are filing against one of our policyholders, you can head over to our website at www.nextinsurance.com, select “Help Center” under our “Support” tab, and under “Quick Actions for Customers” click where it says ”Not a policyholder and want to file a claim?”
  • If you cannot access your online account and require help from our support team, please visit our online help center.

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