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1103 Richmond Avenue, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
(732-899-0089
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 15
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Diner

It's a typical Jersey diner. There's not many in point pleasant and whenever we visit my husband and I get in a fight but I don't think that's because of the food. Slow service but food is good and coffee is strong.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 19, 2014
redheadvixen24
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New Jersey
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English first
New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Homemade food, friendly people, great prices and its any easy place to love. Try the dinner on Friday and Saturday nights and breakfast and lunch everyday!

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Place has been here forever, and looks like it. Very friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast is typical, nothing out of the ordinary. Place could use a good cleaning.

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New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

It's a typical Jersey diner. There's not many in point pleasant and whenever we visit my husband and I get in a fight but I don't think that's because of the food. Slow service but food is good and coffee is strong.

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Brick, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

you should have brought something to entertain your children heck entertain them yourself!! not by any means let them play with condiments that others after you may have to use!!! did you eat the jellies they played with? drink the creamers they used? no you didnt!!! your wife in the business 15 years? would be appalled at this action!!! you... More 

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My two sons, age 2 and 4, and I just walked out of this establishment. We were quietly seated in a small side booth in the main dining area, and we had a polite server who while taking our order commented about how sweet and well behaved my sons were. Rather than plopping iPads and iPhones in front of my... More 

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Bayville, New Jersey
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Great place for breakfast. The food is fresh n home made. Good place off the beaten path. Little pricey but really good quality. Never had dinner there but will give them a try if they invite us to their " tree house" even if it's to take it down.

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York, Maine
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We just visited here and were not surprised to see nothing had changed! The food is as good as ever. The service was so friendly and the atmosphere is like home.

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Point Pleasant, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

One of the best places to eat food is very home-style and portions are large you won't leave hungry very nice place to eat

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Point Pleasant, New Jersey, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

John & Elaine's is hidden at the end of a strip mall and can be easily overlooked. If you do, you'd be missing out! Generous portions, great prices and cozy atmosphere. You can even BYOB. Be sure to try the 'John salad' with your entry!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

The food was good here. I did give a lower rating just because they do not take credit. However you can use the atm for an additional $2.00.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1103 Richmond Avenue, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant
  • Phone Number: (732-899-0089

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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