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Simply Southern

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Reservations, Parking Available
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All reviews meatloaf collard greens mashed sweet potatoes hush puppies yellow rice corn on the cob cobbler bread ox tail mac and cheese watermelon crab cakes seafood ny giants his mother comfort food warm atmosphere
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

Visited them when they were at the Englishtown Auction and at local street fairs. Was happy to see them local. Finger licking good !!! Keep up the good food, guys!. Will be back.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Joyce B
Reviewed March 3, 2019

I have been wanting to find a place like this for years-ever since I watched a Triple-D episode about a place near DC where they do Fried Chicken and Waffles. I am done searching. This is a gem of a place, and the meal will...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jill W
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Very warm hospitality. Don't miss Mom's Meatloaf and the Fried Chicken. You can bring your own wine and beer. They make you feel comfortable and their prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Q251ATpaulg
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by tonight to sample the Seafood Gumbo. This is not some processed, chain restaurant, southern replica, but the real thing. The seafood was cooked in a delicious homemade gravy that soaked the corn and rice base. The okra was in hand cut chunks. I’m...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Phineasbob
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch, I had catfish bites with butterfly potatoes ( that’s what my daughter said they were) and a dipping sauce. I thought was great. Wife and daughter both had chicken which they though was also delicious. I am going back for dinner so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

What a gem of a restaurant on the NJ Shore! Fantastic homemade food. The sweet potato hush puppies are to die for as is the fried chicken. The servers are super friendly and Rasheed comes by the tables numerous times to make sure everything is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 650billk
Reviewed October 15, 2018

When you walk into Simply Southern,Rasheed the owner and his mother, Rita, came out and greeted us. What wonderful people! Can't wait to go back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tanklowe2
Reviewed September 2, 2018

sample a lot of their menu the fried chicken was my favorite. The corn bread was another good choice

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank gfish
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

The Food is always made with love. Found this Hidden Gem at the Englishtown Flea Market. Would go there for lunch on the weekends and the food never Diappointed Finally moved into a Storefront in Belmar NJ The Food has not changed and the portions...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank gregglinder061868
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We have been here many times and the food is amazing. However the last time we called on 8/19/18 we couldn't get a straight answer on when the last seating was. We were driving from 40 minutes away and it was 5 pm when we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Frederick P
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July 10, 2016|
Response from Sam847 | Reviewed this property |
They did when we were there, it has macaroni, cheese sauce and tasted real good to us. I don't know what else to tell you about it other than it was good.
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