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100 Ocean Ave N, Long Branch, NJ 07740
(732) 870-1200
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Ranked #18 of 108 Restaurants in Long Branch
Price range: $20 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Woodbridge, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

My better half and I went for a car ride to Sandy Hook for a walk on the beach as we needed to get out. We drove around just enjoying the day and delaying the onset of any cabin fever. I decided to surprise her and drove into Long Branch instead of heading home for a late lunch. We ordered... More 

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Pine Plains, New York
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74 reviews 74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Of all the restaurants on the boardwalk at end of Ocean Place , this place offers the most people closest seating to the boardwalk and beach. Drinks are over size, waffle fries are crisp and lunch devine. Prices reasonable, especially for groups.

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Belmar, nj
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Went to Rooney's with some friends for a quiet dinner prior to ringing in 2015. Food was good, but not great which we all chalked up to the fact that it was a holiday. It is a beautiful location and we will most likely revisit in the summer when you can really appreciate the view!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Having never been before I was speechless from the View of the boardwalk and Ocean Front View making the Atmosphere perfect with down to earth staff and servers going out of their way to make our event Excepinal and one that will be remembered. Food was outstanding from my Garlic Artichokes to my Lobster Macaroni. Definitely a place to visit... More 

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Brick, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

A fantastic year round restaurant located on the beach. Views from every table and in the summer they have outside dining that's simply awesome. The food is creative and the menu offers something for everyone. Without question, the freshest seafood in NJ. Even the burgers are superb! They recently brought in a new chef and his additions to the menu... More 

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Manasquan, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Something for everyone on the Sunday Brunch. Everything was so fresh and the smoked salmon was to die for. Three other people in our party thought the same thing. The atmosphere and view were phenomenal. Service was very attentive; and we were not at all rushed. A lovely Sunday afternoon. Great value for brunch.

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Long Branch, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful view of the beach and the ocean but food is nothing special to rave about and it's over priced.

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New Jersey
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206 reviews 206 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

After reading the the menu for the Rooney's Sunday brunch buffet (www.rooneysocean.com), we decided to try it. Our experience was that most of the food was very good, the service was friendly (but could have been a bit more focused), and the view (we had a corner window seat with 180 degree view of the beach and the ocean) was... More 

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Recently had dinner with friends here. Overall very good. Server was attentive and the atmosphere was comfortable and pleasant.

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Ocean County, NJ
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Recently visited Rooney's in Long Branch on a Friday Evening with my girlfriend for drinks and some dinner. We sat at the bar where you could actually see each other as well as the menu. The bartender service was good, the atmosphere was good, there was an excellent two man band playing. The bar was comfortable and warm. The music... More 

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Additional Information about Rooney's

Address: 100 Ocean Ave N, Long Branch, NJ 07740
Phone Number: (732) 870-1200
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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