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711 Main Street, Belmar, NJ 07719
732-280-2220
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Pub Food, Music on a Friday Night

Can't go wrong with this pub food - exactly what we were looking for. We stumbled upon this place and are glad we did. There was live music entertainment beginning at 6 p.m. on a Friday night, and the age group enjoyed the 60s and 70s focus of the music. Connolly Station had the requisite flat... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 20, 2014
dramom
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River Edge, New Jersey
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
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River Edge, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Can't go wrong with this pub food - exactly what we were looking for. We stumbled upon this place and are glad we did. There was live music entertainment beginning at 6 p.m. on a Friday night, and the age group enjoyed the 60s and 70s focus of the music. Connolly Station had the requisite flat screen TVs around the... More 

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Easton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The food, both in portion size and quality, are excellent at Connolly Station. The burgers are by far the best food I've had there. I highly recommend the French Onion Burger. Like all burgers, it comes with the option of a side salad or fries, both are good choices. The Carrot Cake is my favorite dessert offering. On Thursdays, Irish... More 

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East Greenbush, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We stopped in for a drink and some appetizers. The bbq wings were crispy and delicious. Would definitely have drinks and bar food here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

fun place to be when they have music. Many locals hang out here which makes the bar scene fun. Music was really good both times I was there. The food is OK but the bar is fun. Ive have been there a couple times on steak night, which was worth the money. Otherwise, best to stick to nacho's or chicken... More 

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Jackson, NJ
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

I do not recommend this place, I will never go there again, 2nd time was way worst than the 1st. Horrible food and service. Brought my parents to see Bobby Byrnes, made reservations told them it was their 60th, they gave us the absolute crabby table possible. The service was went down hill soon after placing our order, got water... More 

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Belmar, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The most recent review "Bad Service" speaks to the crowd that hangs out here during the season. The most horrific fatal accident in Belmar in years, started at this same establishment at the beginning of the season. Unfortunately this restaurant/bar is in it for the money and care little about the food and service. But if you want to relax... More 

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Brick, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Heres the type of service to expect from this place....... The other night my friends and I were at Connolly Station having a good time until we were randomly attacked by some degenerates for no reason at all. This guy tried fighting me for no reason then grabbed my girl by the hair and threw her on the ground...The bouncers... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Apparently this location (the old Pat's Tavern for those who remember back that far) is now a cool bar hangout for the "shore crowd." Well, the night we went must have been senior citizen night because there was an older duo singing and telling jokes and a large crowd of blue haired ladies and gents shuffling along to the beat.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

Excellent from start to finish. Happy employees , cheerful waitstaff . Food and drinks awesome. Love love love it . Will be back :)

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Neptune, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Connolly Station makes the best corned beef sandwich, in my opinion. I stop in for one a few times throughout the year. They also have a pretty decent menu with plenty of choices, and prices are reasonable.

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Additional Information about Connolly Station

Address: 711 Main Street, Belmar, NJ 07719
Phone Number: 732-280-2220
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Belmar
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: American, Irish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 711 Main Street, Belmar, NJ 07719
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Belmar
  • Phone Number: 732-280-2220

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Irish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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