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Bum Rogers

2207 SW Central Ave, Seaside Park, NJ 08752-2132
+1 732-830-2770
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
2 weeks ago
“Depends what you want.”
Apr 24, 2017
“Restaurant week”
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2207 SW Central Ave, Seaside Park, NJ 08752-2132
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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Ate here with my family while on vacation. The food was so good! Although I don't eat seafood, all 12 members of my family said the seafood was outstanding. All the appetizers we got were also very good. For the main course I opted for...More

Thank jersey_bella111
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Arrived early for Happy Hour and to listen to the band J P LaStella. Happy hour menu was excellent, hamburgers, calamari and clams casino.. As well as the prices on the drinks. Band was super good, really entertaining and great see if you get the...More

Thank 41,350
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Had the seafood combo which was outstanding. Especially to end the summer! They also had a good band there.

Thank edz00
oceanjerry, Owner at Bum Rogers, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2016

Thank you for your great review and your continued patronage!

Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner. The atmosphere was fun. They had a band thane played old time music. The food was amazing.

1  Thank Jaoname
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I reviewed this place 3 years ago. It's still the best place for crabs in NJ. I live locally and when I want crabs or have out of town visitors, this is the place for seafood. Went here last week with friends from Arizona who...More

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed August 30, 2016

We went here a few times this summer because it was in walking distance of our rental. We only had appetizers and they were decent. They have some decent beer specials, but the wine and mixed drinks are a bit on the expensive side for...More

Thank Detweiler
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We stop in a couple of times a season and always enjoy it. I cannot tell you what we had but I was happy with the food and drink. I am a local who moved away and come home to visit. What I really enjoyed...More

1  Thank 123SouthSeasMarch14
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Everyone was great. A fun lively atmosphere. We like to visit Bum Rodgers whenever we are down the shore. Our server was very attentive.

1  Thank triplet7
oceanjerry, Owner at Bum Rogers, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2016

Thanks for the visit and your great review!

Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

When you go to the shore you want shore food, shore atmosphere and a cold beer. This is the place for you. The calamari is awesome. Don't miss this local icon!!!

Thank 208PrincessB
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I have gone to Bum Rogers many times, and let me just say that I can't complain about the food at all. It is, and has always been, a top notch casual seafood place. But this past visit, the service was not just sub-par, but...More

Thank porcelina37
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I bring my dog in for lunch
June 19, 2016|
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Response from oceanjerry | Property representative |
Yes you can; Doggie rules are: Pets must be dog and kid friendly; Pet must be on a leash and under control; we will provide water, you provide clean-up id necessary! Thanks
Lori P
Please recommend hotel/motels in walking distance with a pool. Tu
August 18, 2015|
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Response from Philc2020 | Reviewed this property |
sorry dont know any names but there is one across the street from bum rogers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2207 SW Central Ave, Seaside Park, NJ 08752-2132
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Seaside Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-830-2770
  • E-mail
Bum Rogers, spanning five decades, has been a unique, specialty house restaurant and the communal, spirit-lifting watering hole of the indigenous and migrating young and young-at-heart.We, the Bum Rogers Family and staff, continue to be dedicated to the proposition that you came to this place to have a good time, eat heartily, and depart feeling better than before.
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