Hudson River Social Club is a luxury barber shop that offers today’s modern gentlemen a haven where he can sit back, relax and experience the art of grooming in a gentleman’s club atmosphere, which is masculine and therapeutic. H.R.S.C. is aimed at an exclusive market and a discerning customer base, and will add tremendous value to our community while offering world class services not currently being offered by any competitor in the greater Edgewater, NJ area. We specialize in all styles of hair and traditional hot towel shaves.
Meet the Owner: Stefan Barba
Born 1980 in Manhattan and raised in Northern New Jersey. Graduated High School at Saddle River Day School in 1999 and studied Business Management at Boston University and Ramapo College. Partner at The Nycelife Group, a Hospitality & Nightlife Company, for over 10 years. Founded Hudson River Social Club in January 2013.
I’ve practiced the art of Barbeing since the age of 14. I completed a 500 hour Master Barber Program at the American Barber Institute in 2009 then worked at a barbershop for 3 years. In April of 2012, a vacant space in Edgewater, NJ became available. After some negotiations, the lease was formally signed in September. Three months later, after considerable planning and meticulous construction, we officially opened for business in January of 2013 and Hudson River Social Club was established.