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J Restaurant Bar

) #42 of 364 Restaurants in Hartford ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , International
297 Washington St, Hartford, CT 06106-3324
+1 860-527-7764
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“fries” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Pub
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297 Washington St, Hartford, CT 06106-3324
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

When you want good food, at an affordable price and more importantly,served within your lunch hour - J's is perfect! Great, fresh food, served fast and with a smile. The Chicken Cesar is one of my favorites. Also, you never know which famous politicians may...More

Thank WeHaFoodCritic
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place has good reviews and looks like a nice restaurant. Also the prices are a little higher than other places in the area, so you'd think it's nice. The staff was friendly and the place is clean, however my food was not good at...More

Thank michaela t
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I enjoy J's and love the signature salad with spinach and chicken. The dressing is awesome too. My colleagues however are not as thrilled with the place, they They will eat there and enjoy a good meal, just not every day.

Thank I7294WDnancya
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Had a Taste of Hartford meal that offered a variety of choices. Apps: asparagus soup that was brothy rather than creamy sprinkled with crabmeat, interesting change from cream of asparagus, but only a slight hint of asparagus flavor; J's salad was good as usual. Entree:...More

Thank Xjuiceman
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We waited too long to book a pre-theater reservation and thought J might be a good option given its distance from downtown. So glad we went. Two of us had the filet mignon au poivre. The meat was delicious and sauce had a nice, not...More

Thank Niborcire
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with colleagues. First time. Was convenient and had parking lot which got pretty packed by 5pm when we arrived. I never saw a hostess upon entering or leaving the restaurant. Service, in general, however, was good. Tried several appetizers(liked coconut shrimp) and...More

Thank kkr67
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Great service and a relaxing atmosphere. Can't wait to go again. Crab cakes were all crab and no filler. The Tuscan shrimp pizza was also very tasty.

Thank DavidP4
Reviewed 28 May 2016

On Girls' Night Out and running late for a show at the Bushnell (Dirty Dancing - fab!!!), all we had to do was let our waiter know we were in a rush. He made great recommendations and got our orders in fast, then served drinks...More

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Walked over at 12:30 pm and we had plenty of seating. We ordered a starter of brucetta with fresh cherry tomatoes and drizzled with balsmic. We each ordered a burger which was cooked perfectly, the fries were thin and crispy. Always great service and never...More

Thank Shelir22
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

I have visted twice now and both visits I was greeted at seated promptly, given a menu, offered a drink and served all in a very well-timed manner. Food was excellent quality and quantity and looked, tasted and smelt amazing. I will happily return again,...More

Thank Richard P
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Nearby Attractions
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1.42 km away
Connecticut State Capitol
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1.22 km away
Bushnell Park
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1.40 km away
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1.10 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, International, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 297 Washington St, Hartford, CT 06106-3324
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-527-7764
  • E-mail
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