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The Windrift Restaurant

105 80th St, Avalon, NJ 08202-1037
+1 609-368-5761
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (29 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
Closed
07:30 - 12:00All hours
CUISINES
Pizza, Seafood, American, Bar, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
105 80th St, Avalon, NJ 08202-1037
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1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed dining at the Windrift Restaurant. The wait staff was exceptional. Courteous, friendly and most accommodating. I particularly enjoyed my meal as well. At the suggestion of the person who recommended I go, I decided on the Crab Meat Au Gratin. It was absolutely...More

1  Thank CoCo3232017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We frequent the Windrift often. Always pleased with all our meals. Good Pizzas, fresh suishi, good burgers and fries. Plenty of options to choose from an atmosphere, piano bar, outside dining, and fine dining. Love the Windrift!!

Thank Jeanne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always make this a regular place to eat every summer. The food is good and we love the regular staff we see every year. The morning hostess Brianna has been there for years and is always on top of things and makes us feel...More

Thank LotsofLove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually eat outside on the deck at the wind rift which is a wonderful view on the beach. This visit the outside was full so we ate in the upstairs area. It is quite loud in this area of the windrift. The service is...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came into town late, wanted something quick and easy, so we went to get the pizza. The server persuaded us away from the small and we ended up getting the large pizza which was enough for us and the two tables next to us....More

Thank AJLombardo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped @Windrift to get some lunch as I was passing by. Over the time I heard a lot of great things, but my experience wasn't even close to great. Hostess was nice and friendly, and she seated me. First thing that I notice was...More

Thank Andjela K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently ate inside upstairs at the Windrift which was very loud. I usually eat outside which is much nicer. The food is OK but a bit expensive. On my last visit we had a barbecue pizza which was very good. One in our group...More

Thank apmarek
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The place is nice, but the food had absolutely no flavor at all. I had the pulled chicken tacos and my husband had a turkey club. Both were wanting of seasoning. I also ordered a sangria which was like drinking a fruit punch. Very disappointed!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Windrift use to be our favorite place to eat a casual meal. They have done an amazing job with the renovations, but unless you go in when they are not crowded, it is very loud inside.

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great lunch & dinner menu. Cocktails are awesome. Good selection of beers too. We go to Avalon/Stone Harbor every August. We always go to the Windrift. Love to eat with a view of the beach!

Thank Andrea M
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Parklanejo
29 July 2017|
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Response from hweyandt | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, they are ocean side instead of bay side so they are unlikely to have places to dock a boat but I would call the hotel directly to find out just in case.
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billboyes
5 September 2016|
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Response from Doug L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, The Windrift restaurant is open all year, you may call the hotel at this number. 800.453.7438
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billboyes
5 September 2016|
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Response from caztravels | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open most of the year!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 12:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 80th St, Avalon, NJ 08202-1037
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-368-5761
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