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Chef Jon's


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Chinese, Asian
Dinner, Lunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We hadn't tried this place until today because it is tucked in a corner of a fairly deserted strip mall. What a surprise, everything we ordered was exceptionally good. The hot and sour soup was a perfect blend of heat and vinegar and delicious. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lewus K
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We dined for supper as a couple. They have an extensive menu. The waiter was very nice. For a Chinese restaurant, this place is a little pricey - for two of us with no dessert it was over $50. I drank the tea and my...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dawn C
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Very good food, friendly staff, I step above your average Chinese food. This place is worth stopping in .

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank John6330
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I read reviews and hoped for better. The scallion pancake was both crispy and greasy. How's that possible? A blotting with paper towel would have helped. My husband got shrimp with bok choy. No spices, no seasoning, just plain shrimp and plain bok choy. I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank chriscroc
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Yes, I've written several reviews of Chef Jon and they're always really good. Our last meal there was fantastic!! Hot and spicy beef noodle soup was outstanding! Great full bodied spicy broth with incredible braised beef.....outstanding soup! Their soup dumplings are always great- today they...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Sockster
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We had a wonderful dinner with friends. Food was all well presented and delicious. We had a wonderful special seafood soup then special mei fun, Peking Duck, eggplant with garlic sauce General Cho chicken. Brown rice was offered and enjoyed. BYOB so we brought a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank stevelotte
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Came back here for the first time in about a year. I have to say the food was better than ever. Their soup dumplings, both pork and pork and crab filled were terrific! Full of soup and very thin skinned, these were great!! Their hand...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Sockster
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

At the end of a day of driving that should have taken 4 hours but ended up taking 6.5 because of traffic...we were looking for a reward after torture...and by chance and good reviews we found Chef Jon. We kept to some of the specialties...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank joycer979
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Chef Jon's continues to excel at bringing superior Chinese food to NNJ. I have not food of this calibre outside of San Francisco.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank stevesottl
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Better than most. We went as a party of 9 for a family get-together and ordered quite a few dishes, "family-style". Every dish went over well and seemed refreshingly authentic (we're Chinese American, and my China-born wife, who recommended the place to us, is intimately...More

Date of visit: May 2017
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