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Oceanside Seafood

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2489 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
16093682114
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Wilmington, Delaware
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed a very good dinner here while on vacation. All the food was delicious and served piping hot. Seafood was excellent.

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Thank Mary W
Baltimore, Maryland
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really want to like this place. Nice seafood menu, and wide selection of entrees. We wanted Lobster Tails with Crab. Now the menu didn't say 'stuffed with crab meat', which I sort of overlooked. But first we had a dozen oysters, nice shucked and properly chilled. The server told us at first he'd have to check and see if... More 

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Thank Norris T
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Lots of good reviews about this place but I found it average at best ordered stuffed flounder and while the flounder was good the crab was not so good. Not lump crabre but just a weak stuffing. Also had coconut shrimp that was right out of the freezer section of a Sysco truck. Sides were weak as well and all... More 

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Thank babcme
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Great shrimp, large and perfect consistency. Lots of fresh seafood to choose from. Clean counter, friendly atmosphere. Will definitely be back 😊

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Thank Lizgrady
East Rutherford, New Jersey
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I've never dined in here but we always order takeout and Oceanside never disappoints. Their portions are HUGE so you will be more than satisfied. I got the fried shrimp basket with the veggie of the day (broccoli). I got about 12 shrimp and a large serving of perfectly cooked broccoli. Great dinner!

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Thank formerDiMaria
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Perfect for family dining! Portions are great and their clams are to die for! I have been before, when Oceanside only did take out, but their dining area was very nice.

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Thank Caroline E
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Always fresh, always good. Walking distance from my summer home. Reasonable prices. Have never eaten in here but people do. Friendly and really care whether you enjoy their food.

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

This is the fifth time we dined at Oceanside. We have always gotten our seafood broiled and it was always excellent. This time I had fried shrimp. There was way too much breading on the shrimp. Also the calamari was almost entirely breading, had no flavor, and was very hard. My husband had the broiled dinner and said it was... More 

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Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
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10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I just visited Oceanside over the weekend for my birthday dinner with my family. They had a sign at the front asking for guests to excuse any delays in service because most of their staff went back to college. Our waiter seemed extremely frazzled - he did an ok job, but the restaurant was not very crowded while we were... More 

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Thank James K
Philadelphia, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We had our rehearsal dinner here in 2008. We were able to use entire restaurant for a September wedding and it was BYOB. Now years later, we still love it. Michelle and her staff are great. We now take our two girls there every year. The food is fresh and filling. The She Crab soup could be a meal in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $41
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2489 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: 16093682114

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