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Grand Banks Cafe

75 Montgomery St, Ste 1B, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3726
+1 201-521-1800
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
18 Dec 2016
“Authentic and unusual food from Northern China”
22 Oct 2016
“It was an old Bank - the vault is still a feature in the restaurant.”
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11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Asian, Chinese, Japanese, International, Sushi
75 Montgomery St, Ste 1B, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3726
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Reviewed December 18, 2016

The menu is what brought my wife and me here for lunch on a miserable day. Clientele was 95% Asian, always a good sign. Ambiance and service just like Chinatown in Manhattan: not a place that makes you want to linger, food comes out fast,...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed October 22, 2016

The food was fresh and very tasty and big portions. Staff not very friendly. The bill came and had the 15% gratuities already added - as the bill was not checked another 20% tip was added!!! Mistake - the staff laughed about it! Most likely...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed October 4, 2015

This relatively new restaurant in the exciting downtown area of Jersey City, across from the main branch of the Post Office, may finally be the Chinese restaurant aficionados have been waiting for. I've been to this restaurant five times with friends. The ambiance is fine,...More

Thank peter r
Reviewed December 9, 2014

We live on the same block and always ignored this place, but finally tried it. On a rainy Saturday night we were the only customers. The interior was beautiful and clean, far better than 90% of the Chinese restaurants I have seen. The service was...More

Thank LKeck
Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

Bar was full and they had one bartender. They ran out of decent beers due to a previous event. Food was way below average.

Thank Carlos A
Reviewed February 12, 2014

as I sit in restaurant now, I am disgusted. Menu is horrible. Food is bad as is the service. Atmostphere is plain. if you don't believe me, go there and tell me I am wrong.

Thank esfop
Reviewed November 6, 2013

I have never eaten in the restaurant, only takeout. It is called Grand Banks because it is located in an old bank, the office is even in a giant bank vault in the lobby. The Old Fashioned Won Ton soup is awesome if you are...More

Thank travelg15
Reviewed April 12, 2012

I've tried all the Chinese restaurants in Jersey City and Hoboken and this one always comes out on top. The food just can't be beaten. I've always used them as a take out place and they've always delivered on time and always got it right!...More

1  Thank James D
Reviewed February 11, 2012

We wanted to order a drink and waitress told us "We don't have to many selections "and left. Then came back and said, Do you want wine? She didn't offered options. She never gave us the appetizer either or the miso soup that comes with...More

Thank Awilda C
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Reviewed August 30, 2008

this place could stand to get a bit of a facelift. The food was not incredibly impressive. I ordered a pad thai that was sub par at best and a spicy tuna roll that was pretty decent.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Montgomery St, Ste 1B, Jersey City, NJ 07302-3726
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-521-1800
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