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Rock 'n Chair

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2409 Dune Drive, Avalon, NJ 08202 (24th)
16099673300
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8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Upscale shore casual with open air feel and outside patio seating. We...
Upscale shore casual with open air feel and outside patio seating. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, opening at 8 am. Great breakfast Bloody Mary's and breakfast cocktail menu, and our new Martini menu is sure to please.
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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Wanted it to be better!

Large, spacious restaurant. Family friendly. Food good but not as good as I think they aspire to. Portions are good.

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
allisonsnp
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Maryland
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Maryland
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Large, spacious restaurant. Family friendly. Food good but not as good as I think they aspire to. Portions are good.

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

We had lunch at the Rock n' Chair. Perhaps it was "pre-season", but the food was "meh", nothing special. I had the fish tacos, my wife had a salad with salmon. The killer at many of these places is drinking made Ice Tea with Avalon water, yuk!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

If you hate crowds, this is the place to go for breakfast. Of course, that may be because the food is lousy. We both ordered Eggs Benedict and the eggs were served hard boiled. The tonato juice was warm but they did give me a glass of ice to cool it off. The outside deck has a great ambiance about... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We are in AV every weekend. And have been going to the chair for years. My wife and I had our 2nd date there years ago. Stopped in a few weeks ago intent on having dinner. As soon as we sat at the bar we noticed a terrible smell. That sour smell that can only be associated with a dirty... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Stopped in here for some drinks and dinner w/ my wife and grown children. Bartender was doing you a favor waiting on you .... service for food was ok but food is "fair" and I'm being kind ..... other options are out there ... I'm told that the management has a "don't care" attitude.... it's a shame in this great... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Excellent service and my food was good. We were there on half price sushi night, so most people in my party ordered it and weren't exactly pleased. But who orders sushi when you're not in an Asian restaurant?! I can't comment. We had a party of 12 including a few kids and the wait staff was great. No delays with... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We went to this restaurant 2 nights ago and had an early dinner with my 2 grandchildren. The service was good and the food was also. Three of us had the shrimp franchaise and one the beef shishkabob. The kid split a kids dinner. Everyone was happy. The key lime pie was also great. We will be back next year.

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Horsham, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Easy paced and not crowded for lunch. A great place to relax and enjoy a well made selection from a large menu. Open all year aound

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Mount Wolf, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

We went to try something new and the service, or lack of, ruined our visit. The bartenders seemed annoyed by our presence and having to serve us. The beer was warm. Happy hour food was good but we didn't stay for dinner as we planned because the service.

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Bushkill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Excellent filet,tender,flavorful. Fantastic Chef,Michael came to our table&I praised him.Key lime pie was the best I ever had-tart,not sweet.The graham crust was moist &buttery. Server Haley was also charming.Looooooove this place😃

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2409 Dune Drive, Avalon, NJ 08202
    (24th)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: 16099673300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

Upscale shore casual with open air feel and outside patio seating. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, opening at 8 am. Great breakfast Bloody Mary's and breakfast cocktail menu, and our new Martini menu is sure to please.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 am

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