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Yellowfin LBI

104 N 24th St, Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5529
+1 609-494-7001
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  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“yellowfin” (21 reviews)
“yellow fin” (16 reviews)
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American, Seafood
104 N 24th St, Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5529
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

This was my first time to Yellowfin and the food was great and our server, Blake, just as good. I had the halibut with crab, which was so good. One of the best Halibut preparations, I have ever had and then I tried my partners...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mainecoast08
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We all had a very good meal- lamb melted in my mouth- Salmon and Tuna were delicious. The best was the coconut desert was outstanding- the only reason they didn’t get 5 stars is the price very expensive

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Timothy G
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Great restaurant for great food. Everything is cooked perfectly. BYOB is a plus. Unfortunately, it's so good that the place is always packed. Reservations are a must and you'll probably still wait after you arrive. For me, the only time to go is early, like...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank T_the_TA
Reviewed August 5, 2018

We have been coming to LBI for over 20 years and we always made Yellowfin our go to adults night out. The past few years it wasn't quite up to their usual standards and my review last year highlighted the low point of our experience....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 552eddieb
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My husband and I and often our adult children consider Yellowfin to be the best restaurant on Long Beach Island. The fish is always fresh, light and creatively prepared. Service is attentive but not overbearing. Bring your own bottle(s) of wine. The tuna pizza is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank byenyc
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We heard people talk about this place for so long that we finally decided to try it. Was surprised for a beach town how dark and small it was inside PLUS the seating was way too close. Staff was nice and attentive. Food was good...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank LuvtoTravel1984
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Went for the first time end of September on a Thursday night - have always wanted to try it so now we know. We ordered the Calamari app and it was virtually inedible - so chewy it had to have been prepared from frozen. Sent...More

Date of visit: September 2017
3  Thank maryh1
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Called and spoke at length with the hostess about how long in the season they'd be open and a table last night. I asked for a res at 7 and she said 715. We arrived at 728 and she smiled and said she gave our...More

Date of visit: September 2017
6  Thank carriemw
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

When we come down to Long Beach island every summer we always dine at Yelllowfin. It never disappoints us and we always walk away saying, that was definitely the best meal we had on the island all week. Our waiter Gabriel was very attentive when...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank MissS85
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

A cowboy steak . . . $80 and a 16 oz lobster tail $60 . . . . Excellent service. . . If you don't mind a higher dinner tab this is an excellent venue!!

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank GreaterJersey
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$35- $45 some specials are higher
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 N 24th St, Long Beach Blvd., Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5529
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-7001
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