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Wolfies Restaurant

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199 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-5504
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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New Jersey
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the opportunity to have lunch here last week. Great Pastrami Sandwich, friendly service and food plentiful and good! Don't pass up this gem on Rte. 37..

Thank 224maryannp
Williamsburg, Virginia
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We ate dinner here after breaking a ring finger. Great deli sandwiches. Delicious corned beef and roast beef. Comes with a pickle selection and other New York deli type foods.

Thank hawaiiansurf8
Toms River, New Jersey
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113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Wolfies is a New York style deli that has everything you'd expect and more. By far the best corned beef sandwich anywhere. Potato latkes, homemade soups and more. Great place when you miss New York or just want a fresh sandwich.

Thank 801stevenp
Parsippany, New Jersey
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

This is your old-fashioned, traditional American breakfast. Generous helpings of eggs, bacon, pancakes, waffles. All made the way we all like it, homemade style. Mouth-watering cold cut sandwiches, made fresh in front of you. Great food, great coffee, what more could I say. Try it, you'll like it.

Thank Lorrie C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

We went to Wolfies today for the first time on St. Patty's day and had a fantastic experience. The service was excellent (Lisa) and they were packed. We got seated right away and our food came out very fast. The cornbeef and cabbage platter was excellent and very tasty and the portion was great. The place is very clean...we will... More 

Thank Deneen R
Toms River, New Jersey
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

I've been eating at Wolfies since the mid seventies when they first opened in Toms River,when the mother Mrs. Wolf was still alive. I walked into her deli and asked for a brisket on rye sandwich with horseradish.. She asked me if I was from New York, because no one in our town had yet to order that combination. I... More 

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Toms River, New Jersey
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

My wife and I stopped by for Lunch after a brief shopping trip. We intended to have sandwiches but were lured away by their special's menu. I ordered the Crab Cake dinner which included soup, salad and desert. While not "home made" the crab cakes were quite good. The Potato Pancake was crispy on the outside and hot and tasty... More 

Thank John A
Hoboken, New Jersey
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

The corned beef and pastrami (along with the potato pancakes) are excellent. Also the beef brisket. Don't stray too far from these items though. The rest of the menu is so so. The place is old and could use a "refresh" so if you're finicky -- consider that. (Or maybe just order it to go - it's worth it!)

Thank barbarap46515
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47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

There are not a lot of places in Ocean County where you can get New York style pastrami and corn beef but if you eat at Wolfies you won't care. The pastrami and corn beef is as close as you get to nirvana. They have recently even added turkey pastrami which has a similar profile to the beef version. Other... More 

Thank Alamanga
Bayville, New Jersey
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93 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Competes with local diners and some days it equals them. Other days food is not the best, Menus are sticky and coffee needs improvement.

Thank Debbie3074

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-5504
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: 732-244-9466

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