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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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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“bolognese” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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109 Taylor Ave, Route 71 South, Manasquan, NJ 08736-3045
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Go to this restaurant on a Sunday and order a plate of home made pasta with Grandma's Sunday gravy. the food is like a time machine, Go to Grandmas and be transported back to her kitchen in Brooklyn. Beautiful!!!

Thank robertmD2748BO
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The recipes are really from the owners Grabdmither from Naples. This is the real deal and not the usual Jersey Italian fare.

Thank albgropp
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Went to this place last Saturday night after hearing about it from friends. The 5 pm seating was a little early, but last reservations can't complain, and we were seated quickly. The oft reviewed "time comment" was a little jarring---but the place is a little...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

How can you not like the name and the meal did not disappoint. Small but comfortable setting that accepts reservations. We started with the clams casino special appetizer that tasted out of this world. We kept with the old world theme - mom ordered her...More

Thank david r
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Made reservation a little over a week ahead for a Tuesday night. To our surprise on arrival they were discounting dinners 30% that night if paid in cash. Caesar salads were excellent like the old time ones with just the right mix of salad dressing...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 17 July 2018

They have a "SIGNATURE" Mommas sauce which is only available on Sundays...........the rest of the time I think it either RAGU or Prego! The meatballs are only OK. Not the wow you'd think you'd be getting!

Thank gmh4642
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I hate writing bad reviews. It goes against the grain Usually, if I have a bad experience, I try to just let it go. But I cannot, in this case. I would love to have had the chance to review the food, or atmosphere, at...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Just finished dinner at this little gem in Sea Girt. It was our first time at this restaurant. The service was great..our server, Chelsea, was very attentive and made us very comfortable . The food was great! I had the special, which was shrimp and...More

1  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 30 May 2018

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

2  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
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, 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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