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Honshu Lounge

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31 Montgomery St Fl 2, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
+1 201-324-2788
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Clifton, New Jersey
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Honshu has always been the bar we measure all other sushi restaurants against. Now it's even better in its new location. Still the same fresh sushi, but in a new environment complete with a bar. The Honshu Roll and Godzilla are favorites, but I've never had one at Honshu that I didn't like.

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Thank Maryann B
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1,562 reviews
868 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 356 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

It is to be hoped that no more than I suffered this troubled stomach after lunch.If you work with raw fish sushi-sashimi, you have to be careful. Japan boast the name of the restaurant but the staff has other origins, like to believe that this could not happened with Japanese sushi chefs.This applies not only to present stylish sushi pieces... More 

2 Thank Phayao13
Palm Harbor, Florida
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93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Somehow after living in jc for a year I had never heard of this place. The other night the hubby and I were craving sushi and I thought I'd just look around for a different spot than our regulars. Found Honshu and thought we would check it out because of great reviews. We were not disappointed, the sushi was the... More 

Thank superTAN007
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife loved honshu.... before it moved across the street. Now it is no longer byob and serves barley and types of alcohol known. 4 different beers? That's it?? Food it still delicious but will not be attending as much due to no more BYOB. SORRY HONSHU WE WERE LONG TIME CUSTOMERS BUT NOW HAVE TO LOOK ELSEWHERE!

Thank Arom0024
Barcelona, Spain
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

The server made a minor mistake with our order. We casually mentioned it to the server. The manager came over to apologize. They sent the bartender to give us a drink to apologize and then corrected the order. Wow - we feel totally thankful. These people care about their customers. Thank you!

Thank JamesKantor
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157 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

this is a fabulous place very close to Exchange! has also become my favorite delivery option. all rolls are well prepared with quality ingredients. have yet to try any main dishes but all sushi and apps have been superb!

1 Thank travelG74
San Jose, California
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405 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We stopped in tonight on Memorial Day looking for a reasonable Japanese option. The place has reasonable sushi options and a couple of ramen choices. The food was good and service friendly. I wouldn't rate this as excellent as others have - the Goma Shoyu ramen was tasty but skimpy on the pork, yakitori a little dry, and tea warm.... More 

1 Thank gosaka
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We am going to Honshu for several years now. This is our favorite sushi restaurant in Jersey City. The quality of food is always good and well-priced.

5 Thank McdullCH
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Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

We came late, just before closing and they accommodated us very nicely. The mango on the white pearl roll was wonderful. The only downside was the tap water was heavily chlorinated and was also apparent in the tea.

2 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2015

i tried miso soup and collection of sushi, the place has nice asian decor and the food is tasty and the location is good, nothing to complain about. highly recommended

2 Thank M Hesham E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Montgomery St Fl 2, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3869
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-324-2788
Voted best Japanese restaurant in Jersey City. Honshu is also celebrating 10 years become favorite sushi place in JC. We have full bar with wide sake & wine collection, private space & outdoor space. We are serving catering, delivery, & take out as well. Happy hours & daily fish special will add additional value to be better restaurant in neighborhood.

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