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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in to have drinks and a bite to eat. It was a Saturday evening around 5 or 6 PM, so not the height of the night scene. The outdoor bar area was very busy and a band was playing very loud music. There were some empty tables along the back patio and we tried to find out if we... More 

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Thank Janet B
Wall Township, New Jersey
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

We recently visited on a beautiful Sunday evening with the intention of having a few drinks, appetizers and maybe burgers or sandwiches. There was a band playing on the patio and tables available dockside. How can you go wrong, right? It took an unusually long time for a server to come over to greet us and take our drink order... More 

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Thank xsbunny
Belmar N.J.
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163 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

sat at the outside bar, one sunny afternoon with a few other patrons. there was a small band trying their best to play some of the latest pop songs and oldies, and were pretty good. The waitress was obviously not in a good mood, and acted like she was doing us a favor. We ordered some wings and calamari, pretty... More 

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Thank jpendejo
Ocean, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

Been going here for years. Quality of food has been going down it seems for the last few years. They had a pre-season menu, i.e., bar food. Tonight I was very disappointed w the service n food. The only good things were the view, wings n calamari. Burgers were dry n my husband had the fish n chips n u... More 

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Thank marsdenusa
Paramus, New Jersey
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We wanted to be able to sit outside with a view so we chose Sunsets. (Our first visit here.) We arrived at about 4 and were told that they were only serving the from the dinner menu, not lunch. Okay so we flipped the menu over to dinner. There was a large variety of seafood options, but we felt the... More 

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Thank 82beachgirl82
NORWOOD
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

After going to Belmar and eating at many places during those years, decided to try out Sunsets. After a gorgeous day at the beach we were ready for a good dinner and a few drinks on the water. We were seated at a table on the deck over the water. Our server came over with the menus, both the lunch... More 

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Shokan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

No problems with service on a Thurs evening. Enjoyed seating on covered deck next to boat harbor. Piped music a little loud. Food quality very good: spicy tuna, salads, flounder and children's mac and cheese. Entree salad a little pricy for what you get, though it was very abundant with spring mix. Children's menu items are free on Thurs with... More 

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Thank Richard F
New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The owners of this place have no business AT ALL running a restaurant! We were there on Saturday evening with my sister and brother in law. Our mistake by not making reservations but we thought we would give it a try. We walked inside, the owner (this was confirmed by one of the waitresses later) was at the front desk... More 

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2 Thank JosieNewJersey
hamilton, nj
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

The worst service/food ever!!!!! The firecracker shrimp was no shrimp....all breading!!!!!!! The nachos were greasy! Never....... Ever......ever......again

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Thank pitbull2013
Wall Township, New Jersey
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We thought we would stop for a drink , appetizer and the sunset. We sat at bar and FINALLY got asked have you been helped. Next our bar tender after nicely making my pineapple Cosmo spills some of it before serving it and proceeds to just add straight vodka and a squirt of cranberry. Ok I can deal with that.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Belmar, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Belmar

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