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Mr. Shrimp Seafood Restaurant & Market

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1600 Highway 71, Belmar, NJ
732-681-7755
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10:00 am - 9:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 am

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best seafood in Belmar

Others can disagree but I think Mr Shrimp has the freshest and best seafood out of all the restaurants in Monmouth County

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Steve C
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Belmar
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Belmar
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Others can disagree but I think Mr Shrimp has the freshest and best seafood out of all the restaurants in Monmouth County

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Whiting, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Mr. Shrimp is not as pumped up as the ratings state. My Wife an I were riding around the shore on a sunday and we spotted a strip mall sea food market restaurant and decided to stop in. before entering my wife did a google search of the Menu and the prices looked fair upon being seated a reviewing the... More 

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Wall Township, New Jersey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I am lucky enough to live very close to Mr. Shrimp and always enjoy the food! The owner will not accept nor serve any seafood unless it is fresh and meets his high standards. For that I am grateful and that sets Mr. Shrimp apart from other seafood restaurants in the area. Recently enjoyed the broiled scallops and grilled sea... More 

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Spring Lake, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We love going to Mr. Shrimp. The name does not set the ambiance for a nice, quiet BYOB with great food. The food is pricey but always very good and the service is always very good. We enjoy the quality food with the nice ambiance.

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NJ
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

While the seafood is above average, the prices are also above average - $22 for a fried seafood dinner, and no salad or soup is included. And stale bread sticks are only offered, a roll costs 50 cents ! Plus, the dining room is noisy beyond belief. Not the best at the Jersey Shore, by a mile.

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Newtown, PA
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149 reviews 149 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Not too many places to dine in January at the shore. This place was recommended by a merchant in nearby Spring Lake, NJ. At 5:30 it wasn't too busy and we were able to get a table although we were told the place was booked for the rest of the night. Sesame breadsticks were brought out with a crab dip.... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Visited this wonderful restaurant twice whilst visiting our daughter/granddaughter over the Christmas period. The menu here has many mouth watering dishes to choose from, you will be quite clearly spoiled for choice, all freshly prepared and a very good sized portion. All dishes reasonably priced. If you are in the area you MUST give this unpretentious restaurant a try, you... More 

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Manasquan. NJ
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147 reviews 147 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This unpretentious strip mall storefront BYO consistently serves some of the best fish and seafood on the Jersey Shore. Our recent visit was with another couple on a Sunday evening en route to a movie at the Beach Cinema. Chelsey, our server, was upbeat and welcoming, and flexible when it came to menu choices. Three of us selected specials, and... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Visiting out of state, requested fresh seafood in the area, we were not disappointed. Our waitress had great input and answered all questions. 5 out 6 had different specials and all were impressed. Great selection of deserts after a great meal.

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belmar NJ
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The food here is always good. I've never had a problem with service and the prices are reasonable. It is byob.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1600 Highway 71, Belmar, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Belmar
  • Phone Number: 732-681-7755

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 am

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