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Grandma's Meatball

109 Taylor Ave, Route 71 South, Manasquan, NJ 08736-3045
+1 732-292-4580
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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109 Taylor Ave, Route 71 South, Manasquan, NJ 08736-3045
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a name like Grandma's Meatballs, we expected a typical southern Italian restaurant with an extensive list of entrees, but were pleasantly surprised. While many of the dishes are rooted in that tradition, the menu is more limited and, as a result, better executed. The...More

1  Thank JerseyShoreJohn
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

If it was possible to rate this restaurant 10 stars, I would! Cozy, friendly with a fabulous staff... and the food is the best around!

1  Thank June B
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I had never heard of this place before and upon arrival I was a bit skeptical due to the small somewhat hidden nature of the restaurant in a mini strip mall with not much parking available. I was so completely impressed and blown away by...More

2  Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Went here with a few friends. Food was fantastic, fresh pasta, meatballs just like moms. The owner was super friendly as well as the waitress. Service was good as well. Will definately come back!

1  Thank Missjennyfer77
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We dined here last night and everything we had was excellent. The fried squid was crisp and light. I had a large dish of mussels , clams , shrimp and squid over fresh in house made pasta. My wife had tender veal with mutz and...More

1  Thank BIGFISH790
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Nice little restaurant with very high price for the atmosphere and the quality of the food. Open floor plan.

Thank bwaitzel
Reviewed 9 December 2017

And it's not just because of the name. You get top quality Italian in an intimate setting. Just a handful of tables. Service was quick and efficient. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank AFamilyAdventurer
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The Jersey Shore has more than its fair share of Italian restaurants. And, a few of them are quite good. So, despite the good buzz, I was not in a hurry to try Grandma's Meatballs. But, restaurant week started yesterday. And, I like to try...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 15 October 2017

No prices on the specials menu and got a nasty surprise when the bill came. Lesson learned. Ask. For what they charge, you should get soup or a salad or at least some bruschetta. Felt like we got ripped off.

Thank pmac32017
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Come here all the time! Love the homemade food! Appetizers are great, Pasta's fabulous, fresh mozzarella is fantastic, and don't for get those meatballs!!! Dessert is also delicious!

1  Thank pattyscal
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Taylor Ave, Route 71 South, Manasquan, NJ 08736-3045
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manasquan
  • Phone Number: +1 732-292-4580
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