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517 Lake Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7107
+1 732-988-0123
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
517 Lake Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7107
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner. Nice to come in the off season. Not crowded but still a good amount of people dining. Our server Stan was a delight. We enjoyed it very much. Staff was very attentive. Looking forward to coming back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank begr8ful
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent. Right by the Asbury park boardwalk. Great service. Unsure whether it opens at 4 or 5. Both times are on the website.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank aydjeff
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We enjoy dining at Moonstruck, except in the summer when it is very busy with the summer crowd. Other seasons, it is great. Lovely to sit on the outside decks in the fall. They have the best filet mignon, and tempting specials and seasonal options....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JerseyShoreGma
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We were there for a very special occasion on my daughters selection to celebrate a milestone. When 3 of the 6 checked in they were told an hour. We decided to wait to enjoy a cocktail. As we saw multiple tables of 2 and 4...More

Date of visit: November 2018
5  Thank aol_com
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Dined here for the first time this past weekend (October 2018) with my husband and some good friends of ours and we just loved it. Our friends live in Asbury Park and have been to the restaurant before and just raved about it. The atmosphere...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Kristy1015
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Its a true pleasure to write an outstanding review.This multi-story restaurant is about as perfect as one can get. Lovely peaceful atmosphere, low noise level, excellent, cordial service and beautifully prepared dinner.Bronzini with complimentary sides was moist with crisp skin. Pasta puttanesca, a favorite of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank robert f
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I had not been to Moonstruck since it moved from Ocean Grove to Asbury Park. I had heard that it just wasn’t the same. Not true - we had an excellent meal, good server, and the prices are a bit high. Sweet potato soup -...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LKHiggs
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Stopped in for a couple of drinks and small plates. Food and drinks were very good and generous for the price. Beautifully appointed old house and lakeside locale. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dadeeo66
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Our outstanding experience started with table service while we waited for the rest of our party to arrive. Service was prompt and friendly, drinks were fantastic! You could enjoy apps with your drinks and drink specials during happy hour too! Dinner was fantastic! The shrimp...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Theferros
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We went here on a Sunday night hoping to get a seat outside but didn't get there early enough and didn't want to wait. Everything was very good, from our very personable waiter, Bruce, to our delicious dinners. I had the Steak Churrasco which was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Julie U
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Leroy P
28 September 2018|
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Response from 191StaceyF | Reviewed this property |
Hi it is family-friendly, I do know that there is an elevator to get older or handicap people upstairs. It is a lovely classy restaurant! Enjoy
22 August 2018|
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Response from theresarago | Reviewed this property |
Yes. All of us had on shorts (ladies too!)
Marilyn K
7 August 2018|
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Response from Charles B | Reviewed this property |
No they do not accept reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 Lake Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7107
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-988-0123
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