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Baia Restaurant

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998 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2310 (Shore Rd)
(609) 926-9611
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The only thing this place has going for it is the scenery. Food is way overpriced and mediocre at best. Service was good but since it was slow everything came out quick and it felt like a rushed experience. For a couple to spend over $125 on dinner i expect to be there more than 40 minutes. The only dessert... More 

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Thank Jennifer C
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The restaurant is on the bay in Somers Point. There is a full bar with seating inside and out. There is a bar outside with live entertainment. The service was very good and the fish dishes we ordered were cooked properly and included chefs potato and vegetable of the day. Warm rolls accompanied dinner. Salad was extra but was large... More 

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Thank Richard S
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We love coming here in the summer to have a late lunch and watch the boats cruise the bay! Always a great time!

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Thank 825kathleenf
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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160 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very good & so was the service. View was great. A little more expensive than I expected. We all were happy with the experience. Some creative meals & a very good craft beer selection.

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Thank quavo1350
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to this location for years. The name has changed many times over the 20 years, but the atmosphere has been at the same level: very good. It's usually always crowded in the evening and especially on the weekend. The food is good, but not exceptional. Prices are high, but average for Ocean City. It's a decent... More 

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Thank Tim H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a delicious dinner. It was perfectly prepared and beautifully presented. The service, however, is abominable. There are many distracted wait staff milling about yet only 1 or 2 of them have a clue as to what they ought to be doing. It is actually a customer service circus. The view of the bay is very nice. The food... More 

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2 Thank karaschmidt2016
Lansdale
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only good thing about Baia last night was the view ... Great location. The hostess, bartender and manager were so incredibly rude. We were told the wait was an hour and a half. A large party came in behind us and were seated before us (no reservations for dining on the patio). When we finally got our table, it... More 

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1 Thank Lois T
Ocean City, New Jersey
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short visit for an app and cocktail - was a little expensive BUT the fried calamari was very tasty and the drinks were very good. would recommend

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Thank Kim A
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in earlier in the week & had a great meal at the bar. I ordered crab cake appetizer and side of vegetable.. Then I go back with my husband and order the same thing the girl refused to let me order that way.. Was very rude about it. I overheard her conversation with the table next to me... More 

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1 Thank Beth D
Philadelphia
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here four times thus far this summer, and each time the service continues to be an issue. Last night was the worst, in fact, last night's rating would be a one, but I'm averaging all four visits! The server needs to start listening more and talking less! We had to hear about his buddy who was the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$29 - $31
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Bar
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 998 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2310
    (Shore Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
  • Phone Number: (609) 926-9611
Description
BAIA offers a unique waterfront dining experience, featuring a creative Twisted Italian menu, exciting cocktails at our three bars and live entertainment 4 nights a week, all with a spectacular bay view! Offering an early dinner and late night menu, in addition to lunch and dinner 7 days a week. The principle staff consists of Ed Bonsignore, Jr. (Executive Chef and Owner of Samantha's in Jupiter, Florida) and Sean Weinberg (Executive Chef and Owner of Alba Restaurant in Malvern, Pennsylvania) combine their unique styles and flavors to create Baia Restaurant in Somers Point, New Jersey. Our synergistic and creative dining experience you will enjoy at Baia is based around an exceptional staff which will strive to provide the highest level of food and service to every guest. Baia is a great spot to have your next special event, dinner or luncheon, please contact the restaurant directly for large parties.

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