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Dockside Cafe

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338 S Green St, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2527
609-294-1859
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 25
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Worthwhile Breakfast Destination

Complimentary lemonade or coffee on the porch are great beginnings, if you have to wait for a table, which can be the case on a Summer Weekend. But, breakfast here is worth the wait, as evidenced by the returning diners. The regular menu has many creative dishes, many that reflect the shore... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Sayreville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Complimentary lemonade or coffee on the porch are great beginnings, if you have to wait for a table, which can be the case on a Summer Weekend. But, breakfast here is worth the wait, as evidenced by the returning diners. The regular menu has many creative dishes, many that reflect the shore location and focus on fresh, area produce, and... More 

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jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

If you are hungry but don't want the diner atmosphere. Dockside is a great place. Located in and around a marina on green st in tuckerton Nj sits on a canal giving u a view of some water and the feeling that u want when down the jersey shore. It is open for bk and lunch. You will not be... More 

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Philadelphia, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

A friend and I went for lunch. We really wanted to sit outside but despite the beautiful weather, the patio wasn't open. It is bright and sunny with some nautical decor. I had the chicken salad club. The chicken salad was very nice and the bacon was flavorful-definitely not cheap bacon! My friend had the fried shrimp and french fries,... More 

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Had breakfast here with the family on father's day. We had a reservation for 7 and had a great round table by the windows overlooking the water. We were seated on time, service was fast, we weren't rushed and everything was good. We will be back!

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new jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

We love taking our grandchildren here for breakfast. The food is excellent. The service is so friendly and the atmosphere is relaxing. We love taking the kids around the dock to read the boat names after and watch the wildlife while we eat. And there is rarely food left to take home- they eat it all!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Love going here for breakfast. Great food and friendly staff. Look for the daily specials sometimes you catch a great omelette on there or something really different.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

My family and I always come here for breakfast when we stay at our nearby shore house. Quaint and clean restaurant that puts out a lot of food from their small kitchen. It is also open for lunch, but we have never tried a lunch here. Breakfast is fine enough. Very nice menu selections and a daily white board of... More 

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A very good eatery located on an inlet going out to Barnegat Bay. Geese, swans and local ducks drift by as you're eating. Sail boats and inboard boats are moored around the restaurant. A bucolic scene enacted daily. Food is good and basic breakfast and lunch fare.

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

They have nice portion sizes that are very reasonably priced. You have a nice view while there too! Worth waiting to get in if it's busy.

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a great place to go for breakfast! It's very clean, the view is great and the staff is very friendly! The food is really good and is a good value!

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Additional Information about Dockside Cafe

Address: 338 S Green St, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2527
Phone Number: 609-294-1859
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tuckerton
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 338 S Green St, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2527
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tuckerton
  • Phone Number: 609-294-1859
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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