Lift options in that range are numerous and for every lift out there, you'll get all kinds of reviews.
The general concensus is OME, Rough Country X-Series, or a budget boost. OME is excellent, but pricy, RC lifts are great/suck depending on who you ask, BB's are a nice low cost option for an easy lift.
For 33's, you'll fit with a 2.5" lift fine without rubbing if you use the 33x10.5" tires. If you want 33x12.5" tires, you'll need tires with about 3.75-4" of backspacing.
Welcome to the site. I have a coworker that just got a TJ in cherry condition and I'll be doing the buildup on it.
Gonna be fun to do a buildup on a stock Jeep!