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253 Washington St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3871
+1 201-333-8699
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“masala” (4 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“chicken kabob” (2 reviews)
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17:30 - 23:00 Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
253 Washington St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3871
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at Mantra last night! We brought our own alcohol as they do not serve alcohol but there are wine/spirit shops right around the corner! The food was yummy and the staff were very, very nice and attentive, especially Dushant!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank liv4change
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Went for an evening mean to this lovely Indian. The food was very good. It was a BYOB place so you need to take your own liquor. We ordered the kurkure bhindi (crispy okra), kadai chicken, kalongi paneer and family bread basket. The mango lassi...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank hemenb2015
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I ordered online to be delivered by Seamless. Chicken in the biryani was poor quality, Saag Paneer tasted as if it was made from canned Saag, Laccha Paratha was half cooked, all other food tasted below average. This restaurant needs to see the exceptionally high...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank DM4128
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We ordered garlic Chicken and it was the worst I had ever eaten in my life. they are fooling in the name of Indian cuisine. So bad taste. Also they make you wait for atleast 35 min before your order arrives.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank asthag2016
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I got a Groupon here, so my girlfriend and I stopped in for dinner last month. Let me preface this review by saying I'm no expert in Indian food - I enjoy it, but I rarely eat it for some reason. That being said, we...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank CraigCorb
Reviewed 17 November 2017

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

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank pmjc
Reviewed 14 November 2017 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

Date of visit: November 2017
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

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank prodman
Reviewed 21 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

Date of visit: July 2017
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

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Ja_Inc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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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