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Toast

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American, Coffee Shop, Healthy
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516 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
732-776-5900
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7:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Only Open for breakfast & brunch

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 57
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Creative and tasty options for all types of people

Have come here three times now in the last few months. If you like breakfast, come and try one of their interesting pancakes or waffles. If you are gluten free, they make "Wildfire" pancakes and waffles my friend raves about (because it's almond flour, not rice flour.) Their carrot cake pancakes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Little Silver, New Jersey, USA
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Little Silver, New Jersey, USA
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Have come here three times now in the last few months. If you like breakfast, come and try one of their interesting pancakes or waffles. If you are gluten free, they make "Wildfire" pancakes and waffles my friend raves about (because it's almond flour, not rice flour.) Their carrot cake pancakes were very tasty. The staff is pleasant, smiling and... More 

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Whippany, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Breakfast consistantly good. Service good, atmosphere good. Will continue to frequent this establishment.

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Top Contributor
149 reviews 149 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in with some co-workers for lunch. I ordered the shrimp Po boy, another person ordered the grilled cheese, and another a wrap. The waitress was friendly but couldn't offer any recommendations and never had some of the items we asked about. She got us drinks quickly, placed our order, brought the food out quickly, brought back extra napkins without... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

By most accounts, Toast is the toast of the town in Asbury Park. Unfortunately, toast is about the only thing is does well (as is well done, almost burnt toast). I would like to point out first to the folks in the kitchen that an omelette of "crab and asparagus with hollandaise sauce" requires at a minimum, that the folks... More 

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Shrewsbury, New Jersey
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57 reviews 57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Please if your anywhere near the area stop and eat here. Breakfast was like nothing I have had with there Special Pancake, coffee oh so YUMMY everything!!!! In the main Street of Asbury which is great you can walk off all the delicious calories. 🍡♨️

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

The atmosphere is cool and the food is okay (hit or miss) but the staff is beyond rude. Today the host was sending people back outside to wait in the 20 degree temp for 25+ minutes because people were in the way.. Actually he said "it's cold.. that's life". Not a very warm welcome to patiently waiting customers.

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Seaside Heights, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Food came.out quick which is always a blessing.with 2 young kids.....got choc chip pancakes and waffles....hate when they just toss chips on top, rather then cook in but still ok....kept them from 5 stars at my table....

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Freehold, NJ
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We had a large group (10) of us for breakfast. Even though we went at 10:00 on a Sunday we didn't have to wait long for a table. That is, until we went to the table(s) and found out we couldn't sit together. We asked if we could push the tables together but were told it was another server's section.... More 

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Westfield, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

My husband ordered an egg white omelet which was not on their menu. We were charged $16.00 this item.

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Tinton Falls, New Jersey, United States
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40 reviews 40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My husband and I used to always go here for weekend breakfast, usually around 7:30 am, and it wasn't busy and the food was pretty good. However, if you go any later than that, it gets packed and somehow the quality of the food declines. We finally decided not to go back after a rude waiter reached across our table... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 516 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: 732-776-5900

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Healthy

Description

Only Open for breakfast & brunch
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?