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Daniel's Bistro By The Sea

526 Main St, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717-1060
+1 732-775-4107
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (6 reviews)
“arctic char” (6 reviews)
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American, French, Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
526 Main St, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717-1060
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Atmosphere: Quaint Service: Excellent Food: Wonderful sauces compliment each dish...not overpowering. Haven't had a bad meal there yet!

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time at Daniel's by the Sea and it certainly will not be our last. Everything about this restaurant exceeded all of my expectations. From the little touches like home made complimentary brownies to the complementary bruschetta to the fantastic server Margo...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dined at Daniel's and had a great dining experience. The restaurant is small and cozy, with a lively, friendly atmosphere. The food is excellent and well worth the price. Servers were friendly and attentive. Because it is a small place, however,...More

1  Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful food with special “amuse bouche” surprises with appetizers and dessert. Service was very warm and presentation was excellent

2  Thank KCNJ22
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My husband and I went for the first time during restaurant week. The restaurant was packed but the service was very good. It was a very cold night the restaurant was very quaint and lit up with romantic lighting. We had a great night and...More

3  Thank Barbara Z
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I heard a lot about this place. Old friends came to visit and we gave it a try on a Saturday night. Love the BYOs. This chef is definitely doing very good things from the kitchen. We tried multiple items from the menu and everything...More

2  Thank Adeluca455
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The entrees were delicious. The special bronzino was light and tasty. The veal chop and filet were also thick and perfectly cooked as was the duck. The only flaws were that the appetizers were very skimpy. The 3 duck meatballs were good but small and...More

1  Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

It was our first time here and we had a great experience. The Halibut special was delicious and so was the cheesecake. Service was very good. We will return soon.

1  Thank emc_traveler_12
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

It was wonderful. For fine dining this is the place to be. I would recommend daniels everyone. The atmosphere was friendly.

1  Thank gpl53
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Karen and her staff have always provided wonderful evenings with great food. For some reason, this season, the food, the ambience have gone to a higher level. I always love the Arctic Char, but all the entrees are wonderfully prepared. Making the experience even better...More

1  Thank BayHeadTravelinBear
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 Main St, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717-1060
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Avon by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-4107
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