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253 Washington St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3871
+1 201-333-8699
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“masala” (4 reviews)
“garlic naan” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
253 Washington St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3871
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed an excellent Indian meal here at a table for five, but the bottled water, although copious, just wasn't the right libation. Excellent roasted cauliflower with a quite spicy tomato sauce made a great appetizer. We tried the grill variety (couldn't identify everything but it...More

Thank PMJC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the sea of 'Indian restaurants', Mantra stands out on its own. We usually have buffets(lunch) here and most of the time go home satisfied with the variety, taste and the price of the food. Variety ======= Lot of options in starters, main course and...More

Thank Abhishek N
Reviewed 25 August 2017

As their menu states, "The menu incorporates both traditional classic favorites and original new dishes that apply Eastern flavors with a Western twist." To get the best of this restaurant you need to order both. Also order regional dishes. The Dahi Ke Kabab (Yogurt dumplings...More

Thank prodman
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with cousins four days back and after seeing good spread,opted for buffet.Although it is very spacious restaurant,we waited for 15 minutes. In the snacks, Chicken Kabob is excellent. In the main course, Lamb curry and Goby fry are delicious. In Desserts,Gulab jamun is tasty....More

Thank gsraju2k
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This review is for their buffet specifically. I have been to Mantra for a few birthday parties and food has been excellent. So decided to try their buffet on 3rd June 2017. There is one simple reason to go for Indian buffet - pay more...More

Thank Ja_Inc
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Kabob was decent. Goat Kali Mirch masala was good but had mostly meatless bones. Chicken Nani was ordinary. Lamb keema was flavorless except for the sweetness which isn't our taste. Ambience was decent. We ordered a raita. They gave a table spoon of it in...More

Thank Giridhar R
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Was at Sunday buffet today. Good food. Very roomy. Not too spacey. Good value. Been here for dinner before and meal was great. Sunday buffet is just okay.

Thank walter f
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

While I've never ordered from the menu, the lunch buffet is stocked with excellent tasting food. The selection may not be huge, but the quality is what counts here. I've dined here for lunch several times while in the area on business and have always...More

Thank DizFanatic
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Try the buffet lunch. Taste of food is very good. We really enjoyed with colleagues and would like to go back again there.

Thank Rajnish K
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Good for buffet only,go there if you are really hungry,food is unremarkable,service is good.Flavors don't register on your palate.

Thank Vikas S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Washington St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3871
    (York & Montgomery)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-333-8699
This restaurant opened in the last month. It is affiliated with Mantra in Paramus, NJ.
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