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Bistro La Source

85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4543
+1 201-209-1717
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (28 reviews)
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“coq au vin” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pm Hours
French, Bar, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4543
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and won’t be my last. Food was amazing and service as well (Andrea )was so nice and knowledgeable about the menu.

Thank Mat B
jcbill, Owner at Bistro La Source, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mat! So glad you had a nice experience at Bistro La Source.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made a Thanksgiving lunch reservation the day before. The host was cordial and receptive, and kept me up-to-date with any “last-minute” changes. Had the warm goat cheese Croquette and a glass of white wine. It was a little steep pricing wise, but I’m guessing that...More

Thank Julian E
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Really nice cosy restaurant with lovely food. Really nice ambience. we had not had a thanksgiving meal before and it was a goos experience for us. Very similar to our Christmas dinner apart from the white gravy! The cranberries were devine

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

What can I say another great meal here. Came with another couple and they loved the place . Mussels were wonderful as was the cassoulet Treated ourselves to the chocolate desert Spot on will be back

Thank marc5211
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I have reviewed them before, now I am sorry to have to downgrade them. It is still a good neighborly place to get your french crave satisfied, the food is definitely not extra, but average. Their parking available is a great selling point though, and...More

Thank Alain L
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful Salade Nicoise here with friends. The tuna was a tad bit chewy, but in a salad preparation, it wasn't that noticeable. Otherwise, the food was well-prepared and the service attentive and friendly. Add the neighborly ambience and you get a thoroughly enjoyable...More

Thank Hisun
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The 3 times i went there with my friends we always had mussels in mind, and it never disappoints. A great bowl of mussels with several sauce choices, with bread and butter.. delicious.

Thank Marcia M
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant feels like Normandy/France. Friendly service, excellent cooking, quiet atmosphere - a great place to return to often.

Thank BearZee
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The place we were heading for in Liberty park was closed and after a detour we walked past bistro la source and decided on a late lunch with our daughter and 8 day old grandchild. We sat outside and were made very welcome. Had awesome...More

Thank ChrisMB37
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for the Fourth of July and had a wonderful view of the fireworks (obviously we were sitting outside) and great cocktails. Only tried the octopus & chorizo appetizer and was a bit disappointed there wasn't more octopus. Drinks were a good price tho...More

Thank JazzSooner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 36
Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Morris St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4543
    (Washington Street)
  • Public Transportation: Essex Street light rail Exchange Place PATH train
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-209-1717
  • E-mail
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