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M and J Bistro

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2515 N Tracy Blvd, Tracy, CA 95376-1768
209-832-2727
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good food

We stopped here on the way home from San Jose. Read reviews and decided to try it. We sat outside, basically in a strip mall, so you sat next to the parking lot. It was quiet and we enjoyed the outdoors even on a hot day. Food was good, service was very good. We would go back when in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
calsun99
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Truckee, California
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Truckee, California
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324 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We stopped here on the way home from San Jose. Read reviews and decided to try it. We sat outside, basically in a strip mall, so you sat next to the parking lot. It was quiet and we enjoyed the outdoors even on a hot day. Food was good, service was very good. We would go back when in the... More 

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Pleasanton
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

M and J Bistro is a great place to go for dinner. The food was excellent, our service, even on a busy night was good. My son had a hamburger (not sure what it was called but that is what it was) where we broadened out and experimented with the crepes. The food was done to perfection and the owner... More 

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Tracy, California
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

M & J Bistro is a little different from the other restaurants in Tracy, with its gourmet offerings and decent-sized bar. The chopped salad was delicious, as well as the various desserts.

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Tracy, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This little gem surprised me in Tracy CA. I wasn't expecting gourmet food but got just that. Everything was fresh and delicious.

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Arcata, California
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Called the restaurant to see if we needed reservations and went ahead and made unnecessary reso. Very quaint with limited seating so understand the need for a reservation.........if it was busy. Our server was a little on edge when we were sat but seemed to mellow as the dinner progressed. Food was decent but a little pricey for what was... More 

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Tracy, California
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Sometimes you find a place that has good food that doesn't necessarily look that great....and sometimes you find a restaurant where the food looks great but really isn't. M & J Bistro is neither of those. The food presentation is most excellent and could grace the covers of a gourmet magazine, AND, it tastes every bit as good as it... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I went to meet a friend there for lunch last Sunday. This was the place that we had planned on and were looking forward to the visit. We arrived, the open sign was lit up and the doors were open and there were people inside, so in we went and we were informed that they closed at 2:30, this was... More 

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Tracy, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Pros-Nice atmo, somewhat romantic, owner is a nice guy. Basic food like crepes and burgers are consistently good. Special wine deals from local wineries are very fair. Cons-Other fare is frequently bad or worse. Veggie pasta dish was microwaved. Stuffed fish was inedible. Halibut is sometimes really good and sometimes WAYYYYY overcooked. Lunch once took nearly two hours to arrive.... More 

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Tracy, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Our favorite restaurant in Tracy. The interior is intimate and classy. They make great cocktails as well. The must try on the menu is the shaved potato chips with blue cheese. You have to save room for desert because they serve awesome crepes. Please note that service can be a little slow sometimes.

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Tracy, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

After our second visit we are satisfied to place a high score on this restaurant. While located in a strip mall the ambience of this site is good with outdoor seating provided and a decorated interior. The menu is varied, interesting with nicely prepared dishes. The shaved potato appetizer was again fantastic and the salads and soups were different and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2515 N Tracy Blvd, Tracy, CA 95376-1768
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tracy
  • Phone Number: 209-832-2727

Price and Cuisine

  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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