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Watermark

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American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
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800 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
17324553447
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5:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Thu 5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for date night and were very impressed. The indoor bar was just about to close, but the bartender was very nice and welcomed us to stay in the lounge area after making a great Old Fashioned. The music was great, and we loved the atmosphere!

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Thank Lynsey W
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is what you'd expect from a beach-side bar with a modern twist on socializing....lounge furniture instead of the ole' standard tables and chairs arrangement; floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the water takes full advantage of the location; fireside area for the nights you've got the sunburn-chill. We stopped for drinks and appetizers and the place if just Fun!

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Thank 4Polos
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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135 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great rooftop bar with a wonderful view of the Stone Pony Summer Stage. Bartenders were impressive. Drinks were good. Would visit again.

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Thank noxiousburrito
Naples, Florida
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a great, atmosphere, music, and crowd. I love going to this place! A good variety of appetizers at decent prices, pleasant staff, and comfortable decor makes for a very enjoyable evening. It is a great place for an early off the beach drink or to dance the night away.

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Thank cbcarree
Rockville, Maryland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Roof top bar with indoor and outdoor seating. Very good service. The drinks were a little pricey but delicious. You can hear the music on the Stone Pony summer stage.

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Thank snacker127
Brooklyn, New York
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Right on the boardwalk and overloooking the ocean, this place can get crowded on a Saturday night....but our recent visit was very enjoyable. There's not really a dance floor, but around midnight if the music is good, the crowd dances wherever it can....there's a nice bar and large seating area outside on a deck, and the bar is well-stocked with... More 

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Thank md07723
New Jersey
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Great place with a relaxing amazing view. Seating was comfortable and cozy. Colleagues and I had wonderful time with great service and great drinks. Definitely will visit again this summer.

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Thank NJ02
Asbury Park, New Jersey
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75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

If you would like to get dressed up a little more , show off that little black dress you just bought on Cookman Ave , The Watermark is your place . The cocktails are wonderful and view of the Atlantic will stir your soul . Outside deck for viewing and smoking , inside gets cozy on large sectionals and intimate... More 

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Nutley, New Jersey
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75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

My go-to for a classy bar / lounge in the area. I've come here many times now and will continue to go. Never had a bad experience. The inside is nice, with comfortable chairs and a fireplace. There are also a few balconies, the main one with an outdoor bar and views both east (right on the ocean) and west.... More 

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Thank Craig C
Howell, New Jersey
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

My husband and I visited Watermark during Happy Hour. The drinks are terrific and made with quality alcohol. The small plates are average, but everything tastes better when you're looking out at the beautiful Atlantic ocean. The comfy couches and fireplace are perfect for an upscale bar that overlooks the water. The waitress was excellent and had great energy. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $12
Cuisine
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Thursday
5:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: 17324553447
Description
Asbury's premier beachfront gathering spot. Part sophisticated drinkery and tapas bar, part music lounge and social club, Watermark's environment is contemporary yet comfortable, refined yet relaxed, upscale yet inclusive.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?