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Panini Bay Waterfront Restaurant

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101 Parker Rd, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2421 (Green Street)
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Everett, Washington
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and left only because the menu was very different than we expected. The view is very nice but we mistakenly thought there would be more seafood and panini's. The prices seemed very high for the offerings on the menu. Good view and clean but the empty restaurant at lunchtime concerned us.

Thank AntonioManzenetta
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

This is one of our favorite places for lunch. The paninis are the best ever. Having tried a panini in other places, none can come close to theirs. Yes, the service is a little slow, but each is made to order & served warm. The biggest decision to make is which one you want to have because they are all... More 

Thank Sherry S
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33 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

A busy place on the bay with a nice menu and some different Flavors that make it worthwhile visit. There was a wait and we had reservations but we were late. A byob and meals priced moderately. No complaints and a number of ooos on the neat flavor combos. The bruschetta is made with prosciutto fig jam and Gorgonzola was... More 

Thank Foodie1336
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Food does take a while but enjoy your drink and your company! The food is made up fresh, hasn't been sitting there! I had the bacon avocado cucumber sandwich, it was superb. The flavor so blended so well! Small intimate atmosphere with great water views, accessible by boat.

Thank Cheryl447
Manahawkin, New Jersey
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47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Had lunch here with my two daughters. You can't beat the view. Food was above average. I had a BLT on multiple-grain bread which was delicious as was the spicy crab soup. It took forever for us to get our meals. Seemed there were only two servers working and it seemed like one person must have been in the kitchen.... More 

Thank 437rtimber418
Jersey Shore
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Nice clean restaurant on the Bay can also come via boat and tie up at their dock and enjoy eating while looking out on the bay..

Thank sky_bum
Emerald Isle, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

food was over priced two clam dinners many broken shells ravioli entrée over cooked long wait very noisy dining room complained but no reimbursement bad overall ruined family birthday dinner unhappy north Carolina resident don't go######

Thank _fiorederogatis
Cortlandt Manor, New York
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

Very good food but one downer for me was the noise. It seemed like the ceiling was going to fall, it seemed like there were kids running around. Get rugs for the apartment upstairs!!

Thank AnnetteJ124
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We understand that it is summer so we went to dinner there on a Wednesday night. The food was and the service were good. My husband had the pork chop, which was large and juicy. I had a Jersey version of shrimp and grits with spicy andouille sausage and sweet corn. The down side was it was very loud once... More 

Thank LBIslanders
Princeton, New Jersey
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Nice views, with warm and friendly waiting staff combined with a good Italian menu with fresh ingredients make this the best fine dining experience in the area. I have no complaints and will return. Especially good is the stem artichokes!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $30
Italian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Parker Rd, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2421
    (Green Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tuckerton
  • Phone Number: 16092944281

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?