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946 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3573
609 398 9677
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Description: Wholesome,Healthy Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. All Fruit Smoothies, Fresh...
Wholesome,Healthy Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. All Fruit Smoothies, Fresh squeezed juices, Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Vegan. Low Fat, Whole Grains, Non Dairy. Outside and inside seating. Banana Whip: a frozen banana that is whipped into a non dairy frozen custard. Located on a private boardwalk between 9th & 10th street between The Go Carts and Curly fries. Follow the Palm trees!
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    Very good
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great natural foods and snacks Cafe

I have been going to this place for years- their smoothies and muffins are to die for. I also love their wraps and cookies to take home for later after I have my coffee and muffin on their little bistro table for breakfast!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
MATWOODSTACK
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Danbury, Connecticut
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Danbury, Connecticut
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I have been going to this place for years- their smoothies and muffins are to die for. I also love their wraps and cookies to take home for later after I have my coffee and muffin on their little bistro table for breakfast!

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

You need to taste it to believe it! Delicious treats that you would be sure are the finest ice creams are actually made with bananas. The varieties are taste buds' dreams come true...and it is good for you to boot!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Food and beverages are a little pricy but are still usually pretty good but the last time I went, the service was absolutely awful. It's like they're hiring employees who are way too young to deal with customer service and proper food preparation. I ordered one of their espresso drinks iced, which is something I ordered quite a bit last... More 

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Ocean City, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

I am an OC local and for years this was a favorite spot especially because of their healthier options and the banana whips. Yet, I am writing this seconds after dealing with an issue in Bashful Banana. I went to Huli Grill (which is the best on Colony walk) and my girlfriend went to bashful hoping we would be able... More 

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Hamilton, New Jersey
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My vegetarian daughter loves this place. They have wonderfully fresh healthy food selections on the boardwalk. We always have to stop by for a banana whip when we are in OCNJ.

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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

The bashful banana is a place my family and I will go to at least once during our trip to Ocean City NJ. They are good for a fast and decent breakfast. They also make fruit and vegetable juices so if you find yourself low on veggies during your stay, this is the place to go. The only thing I... More 

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Waterbury Center, Vermont
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This is a place that many locals seem to like, based on the clientele we observed while there. The French toast and pancake dishes were really good. The fresh squeezed OJ is fantastic! My rating is down a notch as the omelet was watery and the coffee is weaker than I enjoy. Service was very good and the place is... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The restaurant is on the boardwalk and has outdoor and some indoor seating. we came at noon on a Sunday and it was hard to choose between breakfast items and lunch. There were some many great choices. My daughter and I are on strict GF diets. The staff was very knowledgable and quickly found answers to our questions if they... More 

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Lititz
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My wife thinks their Chicken Quesadillas are the best. We go here at least once on our trips to Ocean City for lunch. I liked their turkey burger. My wife go the Banana Whip and liked it.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

So my wife has to eat gluten free and this place is awesome. Every year we go here for breakfast and she can enjoy a gluten free waffle covered in tons of banana whip. It is delicious. I have never had a bad breakfast here. Their muffins are great, warmed up and soft. They even have gluten free and vegan... More 

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Additional Information about Bashful Banana Cafe & Bakery

Address: 946 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3573
Phone Number: 609 398 9677
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ocean City
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 946 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3573
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: 609 398 9677

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Delicatessen

Description

Wholesome,Healthy Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. All Fruit Smoothies, Fresh squeezed juices, Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Vegan. Low Fat, Whole Grains, Non Dairy. Outside and inside seating. Banana Whip: a frozen banana that is whipped into a non dairy frozen custard. Located on a private boardwalk between 9th & 10th street between The Go Carts and Curly fries. Follow the Palm trees!
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?