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Stafford Restaurant & Grille

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151 RT 72 East, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
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Manahawkin, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

A group of 7 go there every two weeks. We get there about 4.30 and we have the same waitress all the time. The prices are very good and the food is always good.

Thank petercal2015
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

WE went to the stafford for breakfast after spending the night at the holiday tnn located in the same restaurant. The breakfast was great. Service and value were very good. I wish it was closer to home.

Thank Joe G
Eagleville, Pennsylvania
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

I chose to eat here simply because it was conveniently located in the hotel where i was staying and I didn't feel like seeking out something else. The place was nearly empty at 7:00pm - I'm guessing that the other customers were also hotel dwellers.... Good selection on the menu, reasonably priced. Quality of food pretty good - I had... More 

Thank Tracey B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

Got stuck in this dump of a Holiday Inn and are the mistake of eating here. Place is dirty, food inedible. Don't even consider it.

1 Thank Lyn T
Tuckerton, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

If I didn't know better I'd think I was being puked for a TV show or something. The service was terrible, I've eaten in thousands of restaurants this one hands down has the worse staff. The owner is either clueless or needs some kind of loss to write off. Food was good, waitstaff needs to be replaced.

1 Thank Curtis L
New Bern, North Carolina
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158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Well i was the only one of two people sitting at the bar, took a while to receive any service as she was deep in conversation with the other woman. after a while I asked if she had a menu to acknowledge that i was also requiring service. I ordered a Chicken Philly and that was outstanding and very well... More 

Thank edodowd
Abu Dhabi
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

The menu was varied. I had the broiled flounder for one meal, Cobb salad for another and the ribeye stake for a third meal. They made a valiant effort to do the steak Pittsburgh rare and did serve it rare. It was a decent steak for the price. Other meals were quite good as well and prices were very reasonable.... More 

Thank Geezer45
Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

We were so disgusted by the flies that we decided to forgo the free breakfast the next day and pay to go out. I don't think the food was so bad, but the fly situation was not acceptable. When I mentioned the issue to the hostess, she replied that the door is often left open in the dining room and... More 

Thank LaurenandMichael
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Hi stayed in the adjoining hotel seveal times over the last year and always had breakfast here. The food was good and portions generous. It always set me up for the day!

Thank MatthewOG_1983
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260 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Our family ate breakfast here every morning while we were staying at the attached Holiday Inn. My Daughters enjoyed all of their breakfasts & I enjoyed all of mine - my favorites were Steak & Eggs and the Eggs Benedict Florentine (a special of the day). Service every morning was prompt & friendly. Our food came quickly & was hot.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $20
American, Italian, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 RT 72 East, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manahawkin
  • Phone Number: 609-481-6000

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