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Bistro La Source

85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4543
+1 201-209-1717
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (28 reviews)
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“coq au vin” (3 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
French, Bar, International, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4543
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

First time here and won’t be my last. Food was amazing and service as well (Andrea )was so nice and knowledgeable about the menu.

Thank Mat B
jcbill, Owner at Bistro La Source, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you Mat! So glad you had a nice experience at Bistro La Source.

Reviewed 14 February 2018

Made a Thanksgiving lunch reservation the day before. The host was cordial and receptive, and kept me up-to-date with any “last-minute” changes. Had the warm goat cheese Croquette and a glass of white wine. It was a little steep pricing wise, but I’m guessing that...More

Thank Julian E
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Really nice cosy restaurant with lovely food. Really nice ambience. we had not had a thanksgiving meal before and it was a goos experience for us. Very similar to our Christmas dinner apart from the white gravy! The cranberries were devine

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

What can I say another great meal here. Came with another couple and they loved the place . Mussels were wonderful as was the cassoulet Treated ourselves to the chocolate desert Spot on will be back

Thank marc5211
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I have reviewed them before, now I am sorry to have to downgrade them. It is still a good neighborly place to get your french crave satisfied, the food is definitely not extra, but average. Their parking available is a great selling point though, and...More

Thank Alain L
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful Salade Nicoise here with friends. The tuna was a tad bit chewy, but in a salad preparation, it wasn't that noticeable. Otherwise, the food was well-prepared and the service attentive and friendly. Add the neighborly ambience and you get a thoroughly enjoyable...More

Thank Hisun
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The 3 times i went there with my friends we always had mussels in mind, and it never disappoints. A great bowl of mussels with several sauce choices, with bread and butter.. delicious.

Thank Marcia M
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant feels like Normandy/France. Friendly service, excellent cooking, quiet atmosphere - a great place to return to often.

Thank BearZee
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The place we were heading for in Liberty park was closed and after a detour we walked past bistro la source and decided on a late lunch with our daughter and 8 day old grandchild. We sat outside and were made very welcome. Had awesome...More

Thank ChrisMB37
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for the Fourth of July and had a wonderful view of the fireworks (obviously we were sitting outside) and great cocktails. Only tried the octopus & chorizo appetizer and was a bit disappointed there wasn't more octopus. Drinks were a good price tho...More

Thank JazzSooner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$36
Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4543
    (Washington Street)
  • Public Transportation: Essex Street light rail Exchange Place PATH train
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-209-1717
  • E-mail
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