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Confucius Asian Bistro

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558 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07310-1629
201-386-8898
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Disappointed overall, expected more.

I was hoping for more when co-workers talked it up. I ordered General Tso (hard to go wrong with that) and broccoli & garlic. Good thing I didn't have to talk to a lot of people after lunch. I was overall pretty disappointed and didn't finish anything.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
MikeF_Orlando
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Orlando, Florida
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English first
Orlando, Florida
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33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I was hoping for more when co-workers talked it up. I ordered General Tso (hard to go wrong with that) and broccoli & garlic. Good thing I didn't have to talk to a lot of people after lunch. I was overall pretty disappointed and didn't finish anything.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Even though the reviews on Trip Advisor were pretty average, thinking American's taste on Chinese food might be different from Asian, we went any way. We were glad we did. The Chinese food here is very authentic and well prepared. The price is reasonable in this hotel area. We really enjoyed our dinner.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We really enjoy eating here, it is a higher end chinese restaurant, centrally located in Newport near both the PATH & Light Rail stations. Decor is pretty, staff is prompt & courteous, food is delicious (especially the scallion pancake - yummm!). Large & varied menu, seating for 1 person to large groups & even an elevated area where you can... More 

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Rowlett, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We stayed in Newport at the Aquablu building in Jersey City, NJ and luckily I found the menu for Confucius under another apartment door. My family had gone out for the day into Manhattan and I chose to stay back and relax so having this restaurant deliver good, hot food was a welcome treat. The food was good and the... More 

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I arrived in Jersey City at around 9:30pm and was hungry. I was at the Courtyard Hotel and asked for a recommendation for Asian food and was directed to Confucius, which is half a block away from the hotel. This location is also convenient to the Newport PATH train station and the Pavonia/Newport light rail station. Confucius offers both dine... More 

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Walnut Creek, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Used to be a regular before leaving the area. Had experienced lunches and dinners on numerous occasions. In our opinion, still good. Asked for our favorites dishes and did not have any issues with the results. Truly enjoyed our evening dinner.

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New York, New York, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

location: convenient. very much near the Newport mall and the waterfront. service: nothing to complain or compliment about. courteous, etc. can be more helpful with the menu. food: can be a little tough to choose the right dishes for someone like me who avoids certain meats. I don't blame the restaurant for it. however, helps if the staff can tell... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

What happened? This used to be one of our favorite places to eat in Jersey City, but it went downhill really fast. After ordering our favorite dishes a few times in a row with inconsistent results, we asked them what was going on. The tofu & vegetables had almost no tofu, the sauce was oily and separated / chunky. We... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

food was tasty some of my family went back a second time good selection of foof - but is mostly chinese, and not so much Asian

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New York, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We used to live in the area and ate here often before moving. Whenever we come back, we eat here. This time I ate here with my husband and two sons. Great service, delicious food with large portions, but great for sharing as well. We ordered one of the soups (beef)...and it was so yummy! My husband and I got... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 558 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07310-1629
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: 201-386-8898
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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