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Avenue Le Club

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23 Ocean Avenue, Long Branch, NJ 07740
+1 732-759-2900
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Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Where the cotton blue sky meets the deep blue Atlantic Ocean along the...
Where the cotton blue sky meets the deep blue Atlantic Ocean along the Jersey Shore is an elegant haven called Avenue Le Club. By day, Avenue Le Club's relaxed elegance evokes the laid-back luxury of the Riviera, while providing members and their families with the most modern services and upscale amenities. While adults enjoy Avenue Le Club's natural outdoor amenities, kids can run, skip and play on the beach, collecting shells and building sand castles fit for a king crab. By night, Avenue Le Club is transformed into a sophisticated contemporary indoor-outdoor oasis where exotic cocktails, superb cuisine and open-air lounges provide a grown-up playground under the stars. Avenue Le Club's restaurant serve its patrons delicious French cuisine that is perfect for a romantic meal with a moderate price. All of our food is prepared with only the highest quality food, including several organic ingredients. Come visit Avenue Le Club for a perfect blend of the Parisian brasserie & the luxurious beaches of St. Tropez all here in Long Branch.
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Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 77
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 24
    Poor
  • 44
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cozy on a winter's night

Cozy fireplace with couch & chairs to hang out before or after dinner, which was perfect for a winter night. Food was good. Front desk guy has an unfriendly attitude. Big & inviting bar. If you want to people watch ask to sit in the middle section. If you want more privacy ask to sit by the front... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
kjsec
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Morristown, New Jersey
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English first
Rumson, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Good meal and great drinks , lively bar Good wait staff and good bartenders. Host and hostess staff also very good Great time as usual.

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

Whether it's our food or our staff, we're so glad you enjoyed your visit! We really appreciate your compliments, and the team will love reading them. Our door's always open if you're looking for a drink or a bite to eat in the future! -The Avenue Team More 

Long Branch, NJ
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Several restaurants in Pier Village, but Avenue is the best. Atmosphere / decoration are a tad Miami Beach, but it's on the beach after all. Food is generally French Bistro, with some American touches. Fresh and raw seafood are standouts, but for carnivores the Steak Frites satisfies. Tuesday Prix Fixe is a good value (hope it continues in the summer...)... More 

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

The view is pretty breathtaking, so it means the world to us that you think our food trumps it, especially coming from such loyal regulars! We're blown away by your compliments on everything from our seafood to the service. Our door's always open if you're looking to treat yourself in the future! Until next time, The Avenue Team More 

Morristown, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Cozy fireplace with couch & chairs to hang out before or after dinner, which was perfect for a winter night. Food was good. Front desk guy has an unfriendly attitude. Big & inviting bar. If you want to people watch ask to sit in the middle section. If you want more privacy ask to sit by the front or side... More 

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

What wonderful news that you were able to cozy up with us on a winter's night! It means so much to read that you enjoyed everything from the food to our bar area. Our door's always open if you're looking for a cozy winter getaway, or a seaside getaway come summer! Until next time, The Avenue Team More 

Usa
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I live in the area and can tell you this place is a guarantee. I have family that visit from abroad, and every time I take someone to the Avenue, they get impressed by the beautiful setting by the beach and boardwalk, cool decor, trendy atmosphere, impeccable food and service, and people watching. The only downside is that they won't... More 

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

We're blown away by your compliments regarding everything from our view to the food! That said, we appreciate your feedback regarding requests and our dessert fee, and think these are things worth looking into. We hope to see you, and any out-of-town visitors, in the future! Until next time, The Avenue Team More 

Long Branch, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Have not been back since dinner on a s very humid summer afternoon. Made a reservation and had to wait over an hour and was then ushered outside. The heat and humidity were intolerable. Told them I did not make a reservation for the outside and was told if it was a nice night, everyone would want to sit outside.... More 

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

David, I am so sorry you weren't happy with your seating arrangements when you were in last. We're not sure what night you were in, but it sounds like we may have been reserved for a private affair. When this happens, we seat other guests with no table preferences outside. I'm so sorry this wasn't more clearly communicated when you... More 

Long Branch, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The new chef has modified the menu and it is even better than it previously was.The place is professionally run and is geared to giving you a great dining experience.

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

Joseph, it's awesome to hear that you think the new menu is ever better than it previously was! Thanks for thinking to leave us this and saying so, as reviews like these mean a lot to our business. Hope to see you back soon! Sincerely, The Avenue Team More 

Long Branch, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Went there in the fall Had the seafood bar and steak Seafood tasted frozen and and steak was tough. And the flavoring was strange. Fries were good

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

I cannot apologize enough that you weren't happy with your meal when you were here back in the fall. We do our absolute best to make flavors pop and cook everything to perfection -- especially the steaks. Also, all our seafood is fresh. I'd like to encourage you to return, as we just changed up our entire menu and hired... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I live in long branch and have many summer visitors, they always enjoy Avenue and Avenue has many specials that make it affordable for different price points.

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

We're so happy to hear that you and your visitors always enjoy stopping by! We do our best to keep our menu fresh, so we appreciate all of your compliments. See you soon! Best, The Avenue Team More 

Manalapan, New Jersey
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We gathered in the club room upstairs for drinks, small plate appetizers and dinner. Food was delicious and Waite staff was amazing. There was an open bar, but choice of drinks were limited. We couldn't complain because we weren't paying. Unfortunately the room was cold....it felt like the a/c was on. The DJ did not play any dancing music which... More 

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you enjoyed the drinks and food, but it's a shame that the room was either too hold or too cold for you. We typically regulate our heating and A/C system regularly, so it sounds like you might've visited us on an off-day, and we apologize for that. We hope you can make it in for... More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Went and sat at the bar with my wife for Happy Hour on New Year's Day. Ordered oysters, mussels and escargot. All was absolutely delicious. Choice of cocktails was very interesting/varied. I tried an espresso martini and a ginger apple martini; both tasted great and were expertly mixed. My wife went with a glass of Riesling which she loved. Was... More 

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Thierry C, Owner at Avenue Le Club, responded to this review

What fantastic news that you and your wife were able to enjoy a relaxing meal with us, and even more fantastic that you loved everything from the oysters to the cocktails. Gotta come back to try out our dinner menu, right? Until next time, The Avenue Team More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 23 Ocean Avenue, Long Branch, NJ 07740
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 732-759-2900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

Where the cotton blue sky meets the deep blue Atlantic Ocean along the Jersey Shore is an elegant haven called Avenue Le Club. By day, Avenue Le Club's relaxed elegance evokes the laid-back luxury of the Riviera, while providing members and their families with the most modern services and upscale amenities. While adults enjoy Avenue Le Club's natural outdoor amenities, kids can run, skip and play on the beach, collecting shells and building sand castles fit for a king crab. By night, Avenue Le Club is transformed into a sophisticated contemporary indoor-outdoor oasis where exotic cocktails, superb cuisine and open-air lounges provide a grown-up playground under the stars. Avenue Le Club's restaurant serve its patrons delicious French cuisine that is perfect for a romantic meal with a moderate price. All of our food is prepared with only the highest quality food, including several organic ingredients. Come visit Avenue Le Club for a perfect blend of the Parisian brasserie & the luxurious beaches of St. Tropez all here in Long Branch.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?