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Shanghai Jazz

24 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940-1818
+1 973-822-2899
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (17 reviews)
“dumplings” (11 reviews)
“dim sum” (6 reviews)
Open Now
15:30 - 23:30All hours
Asian, Chinese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940-1818
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

However, I only gave it an average rating because the service and attention we received was not up to par. David, the host, was superb and seemed to remember everyone's name but it went downhill from there after we were seated. We were never given...More

Thank MaryR0seH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great as was the entertainment, however not for a group too noisy. Would return for the atmosphere

Thank Mitchell K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent and the staff is great. It's such a warm friendly atmosphere and I love the live Jazz at no cover charge. Definitely recommend!!!

Thank JazzSooner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having dinner with friends in a nice place with good food is always a pleasure. If you add to all of this an impeccable service and Jerry ad the piano, you will end having the perfect night.

Thank pietrocC9458GJ
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great live music, over dinner, dessert and/or drinks. Reasonable minimum that amounts to 2 drinks per person. Have been here many times as a local, and have always been pleased.

Thank John F
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We held our rehersal dinner in their private room. The evening was a perfect 10. It is no wonder Shanghai Jazz is in the top tier of places recommended by a host of bridal sites. Martha & Dave were so easy to work with &...More

Thank Merry M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went with another couple to celebrate our anniversary. The draw for us, more than the restaurant, was seeing John Pizzarelli in an intimate atmosphere. And he was fabulous. But this review has to concentrate on the restaurant and everyone there is simply top-notch and committed...More

1  Thank stevens397
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Thursday evening. The host and servers were exceptional. Outstanding job. The food was good. We were a larger group, so it is a challenge to get everything served hot and fresh. Some of the dishes were cool when they hit the table....More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Enjoy going to this restaurant when we go to Madison NJ. We go before heading to Drew University for the theatre. Most times even though it is early evening they generally have live music

Thank nancy688
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We had heard of this restaurant for years! Why did it take yrs to go? We were truly surprised--my wife said best sesseme chichen shes ever had--my Beking duck was outstanding as i had read in reviews on this site--jazz at 7 pm every nite...More

Thank troutner
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Questions & Answers
28 April 2017|
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Response from kaitlynmolino | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations and you should make one. They usually seat 2 times per night. Contact information is on their website.
28 April 2017|
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Response from Lupita G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, and it's HIGHLY recommended that you do get reservations. :)
9 February 2017|
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Response from nancy688 | Reviewed this property |
Anything goes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
15:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
04:30 - 11:30
15:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940-1818
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 973-822-2899
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