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Buckalew's Restaurant & Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
101 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1812
+1 609-492-1065
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“sushi” (41 reviews)
“shrimp tacos” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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101 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1812
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Menu is so full it's overwhelming, but delicious!!!! The live music (the night we were there) truly reminded me of an island vacation, as well as the happy mood of all the clients. It was so fun and I'd go there again. Also a great...More

Thank kathyyoko1624
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We stopped in around 3:30-4 for late lunch early dinner. Food was pretty good and service was good too. Nothing really special but a good place to stop and eat. We didn't need a reservation.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

The service was sooooo sllooowww. The food was just OK. My fish tacos were the best meal of the bunch. Did I mention slow service? Do not even think about taking kids here if they have no patience. My whole family would've left if we...More

Thank TJC522
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I had not been to Buckalew's in a long time. After tonights visit with my wife, we will be visiting more often. I had black & blue tuna my wife the lettuce wraps, both generous portions and fairly priced. Good atmosphere and friendly wait staff.

1  Thank Nick M
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, however, our meals were very sub par. I had shrimp tacos. The shrimp were rubbery and had a freezer burned flavor. My wife ordered fish and chips. They were beyond salty. I would have to guess frozen fish as well based upon the...More

Thank Jjg425
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

While staying in Beach Haven we ( my husband & another couple) had dinner here 2x's . On both occasions food was wonderful! Atmosphere is comfortable - I each visit we ordered different meals and were not disappointed. Our sere vets were quite attentive &...More

Thank diane0902017
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Decent food but nothing out of the ordinary, and service is fine if things sometimes take a bit longer during the busy summer weeks. They have a great beer selection and they often have live musics in the summer, and a dance floor if you...More

Thank 4onpark
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

It is a bustling bar with ample tables on either side. I loved the giant ferns overhead and the wooden menu covers. We were forgotten for the first 5 or ten minutes, because we got there right as shifts were changing at 4:45. Once our...More

Thank peacebeerlove
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The food is delicious here and they have many gluten free/vegan options. The wait staff are responsive and friendly.

1  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had a good meal here! Prices reasonable and good food. Quite loud and crowded but all in all would recommend it to families or individuals.

Thank Cecil-Beanie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1812
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-1065
  • E-mail
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