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Fred's Beach Haven Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Diner, Seafood
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305 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1868
+1 609-492-4269
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service was excellent and at a very reasonable price. My wife had the hot open roast beef and I had the meatloaf special which was amazing. Both platters were around $11.00 which included soup or salad. I would recommend this place for a quick bite to eat at a reasonable cost.

Thank Darryl M
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on Saturday afternoon. Service was fast and very nice. The clam chowder was amazing! I don't normally like Manhattan clam chowder, but after tasting my friends, I ordered my own! Fried clams were delicious too. Will come again!

Thank Kate M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful diner with fantastic food!!! The staff is outstanding and their kitchen is spotless! Best fish tacos EVER!

Thank tucker b
Leonia, NJ
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127 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Every year I come to LBI for vacation and meet a friend at Fred's for breakfast. It's big, clean, and has a basic breakfast menu. Service is good and since it's not crowded when we go, we always have a leisurely breakfast. Last year I thought the feta filling for the omelette was a little skimpy but overlooked it. This... More 

Thank CyprusMama
Great Meadows, New Jersey, United States
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

nice diner atmosphere. Service was a bit slow and hostess grumpy but food was good. My daughter had cinnamon french toast and it was really good.

Thank Donna B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

The food did not taste fresh to me- pleasant atmosphere, but I didn't care for my breakfast. I didn't feel it was worth the price.

Thank Karin C
White Plains, New York
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91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

I went here twice for morning coffee and, not wanting to have the waits at more famous breakfast places. The staff was nice both times, efficient and friendly. It was quick in and out. The diner is very clean.

Thank Dan P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Fred's was everything I would want in an East Coast diner. Fred's had wide array of food on the menu. I had to decide between a Gyro, Burger or a taco. My wife chose the Chicken Quesadilla and I had the deluxe Burger with cheddar. My Burger was very good and my wife's Quesadilla was mui bueno. What really inspired... More 

Thank RickGarnier
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much from Fred's diner but my mom was set on going here for dinner. This place has been around for at least 30 years; I think it used to be called Nollers. We went around 7:00 on a Friday night, and it was surprisingly empty; there were only a few filled tables. By 8:00, the restaurant started... More 

Thank micassileo
Boca Raton, Florida
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227 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

To tell you the truth I was not to impressed with Fred's Beach Haven Diner. I wanted an omelette but the Eggospecials did not seemed inviting to eat. Many unusual combinations for breakfast. Regular omelette you had to build your own. Choice meat, or vegetable etc. I did order my favorite breakfast of Blueberry pancakes. Nothing exceptional here either. There... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Seafood
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1868
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-4269

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