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Ocean East Buffet

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100 E. Main street, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2618
609-294-8989
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout

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  • 12
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 2
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Buffet

The price is right for the whole family. Lots of food on the buffet. Eat as much as you can. BYOB. Good parking.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
JimOoo
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New Jersey
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Fairfield, New Jersey
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Always visit this favorite place of mine when going to shore points or Atlantic City, this place gives you a place to grab a bite, at $8 and change all you can eat, fresh with many varieties of food, from seafood to Italian, soups, salads, deserts ice cream. Food is been served fresh constantly and plentiful, all friends of mine... More 

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Fairfield, New Jersey
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Great fresh food all you can eat, at price of $8.55 from fish to noodles to salads to soups and go on and on. Every friend that i brought there were instantly hooked with that place, the look on their faces after they taste the food says it all. I volunteer to do this for the love of the place... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

A little over priced. Food seems to sit to long. Not much in service. Fairly clean there are better choices in the area.

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Jersey Shore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

My family and friends frequent the buffet very often... or order take out for home dinner parties..there are about 100 items to choose from and all are fresh and delicious,, owners Mae & Tommy are very friendly and the restaurant always very clean. comfortable dining atmosphere

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New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The price is right for the whole family. Lots of food on the buffet. Eat as much as you can. BYOB. Good parking.

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2 Thank JimOoo
Tuckerton, New Jersey
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Overall it is very good, some times better than others. I have never had old cold food , yes sometimes they run low on certain things but if you just ask they bring it right out, remember the people before you may have loaded up their plate with crab legs , don't cry there is enough for everyone. For the... More 

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1 Thank Sean513
Little Egg Harbor
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have eaten here many times. There are a few other Chinese food places in the area and this is one of the better ones. Food is good and fresh. The Mongolian Grill is delicious. Sushi good as well. Lots of seating and large parking lot. Clean. They also do take out which is quick and delicious.

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Upstate New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This was my 3rd visit to Ocean East Buffet, 2 lunches and a dinner. I found that many there were many chicken and fish dishes (a given since it was on Friday) as well as vegetarian. We arrived at the peak of the lunch hour and all of the servers were constantly being replenished. The food was fresh, well prepared... More 

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1 Thank alps_skiing_rocks
Little Egg Harbor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We came here for dinner for my son's 6th bday. $68 later for a family of 6 I couldn't believe how disgusting this was! The food is old/cold, they barely refill the trays. They are so stingy & cheap with the crab legs they put just enough in...so pathetic. We will NEVER go there again!

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2 Thank Jzymommyof3
Manahawkin, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The buffet had so much to choose from, even for my kids. I especially loved the cheesy wontons, they are delicious!! The staff was very friendly and was all smiles. This has also got to be one of the cleanest restaurants I've been to. I kept seeing the staff either sweeping the floors, or wiping down the counters myself. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100 E. Main street, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2618
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tuckerton
  • Phone Number: 609-294-8989

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?