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Jambo

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La Route de La Baie, St. Helier JE3 8EF
+44 1534 745801
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such fresh and good quality food, service was great. Best Chinese food I've had in a very long time, I would highly recommend going.

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Thank vicky565
Trinity, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2017

Went to Chinese New Year there last week and the food was shocking. It was very expensive £37 per head and the mixed starter consisted of deep fried crab sticks, samosas (???) with no filling and chicken nuggets served with mayonnaise!!! The main course was equally poor! The Restaurant decor looks very tired and dirty and the stair carpet is... More 

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Thank greenacresjsy
London, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family of 9 and the food was excellent as always. Meat eaters, gluten free, vegans and vegetarians....everyone well catered for and everyone really enjoyed their food and service.

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Thank Kirsten N
St. Ouen, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Four of us visited Jambo's restaurant for lunch. Unfortunately we were the only diners in this restaurant but we had the best meal we've ever had and the views overlooking St Brelade's beach added to our experience. We shared two starters - Prawn and sesame toasts and a large portion of Crispy duck with steamed pancakes, spring onions, celery and... More 

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Thank Dawn M
Jersey, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

The restaurant is situated in an upstairs location which provides fabulous views across St. Brelade's Bay. The restaurant rarely seems to be busy, which is perhaps a reflection of the average food on offer, since the location alone should serve to draw in a greater number of customers than it seems to attract. Certainly, other nearby restaurants are invariably busier... More 

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Thank JM1510
Woking
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Visited here last year and decided to return, which was a wise decision. The food is still of very good quality and is not too greasy but yet still fills you up. The set menu B is a decent amount for 2 people, and with Jasmine tea to finish and views over the bay, it makes this Chinese a great... More 

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Stone, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We have seen this restaurant many times when we have been to Jersey but were always put off by the external appearance but dont be. We had a great meal here with good service and the views over St Brelades are fantastic.

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Thank Dave S
Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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410 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

Working on the Island just for the day. Was taken to Jambo with the person I was working with. Not a great fan of Chinese restaurants instead preferring a takeaway. A little dated but everything is in good clean condition. Started with the Jambo roll. Bit like a spring roll but more like a prawn toast. Whatever it was it... More 

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Thank Matt J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

Dont't be put off by having to go up stairs to the restaurant ( Slightly dingy entrance), the food was well worth it, restaurant clean but a bit dated but staff and service very good. Went there 3 times in the week we were there. Particularly loved the prawns in batter and the sea spiced chicken. Would recommend it

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Thank Carole C
west sussex, UK
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016

We have been living very nearby here for several months, and have resisted ordering food from here, as my husband had tried it previously, and lets just say he was not in a rush to go back. However, a couple of months ago, on a wintery saturday night we were hankering for a cosy takeaway so decided to give it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Route de La Baie, St. Helier JE3 8EF
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St. Helier
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 745801

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?