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Hula Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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meals, features


Coconut Shrimp
Crab Cake
Fire Cracker Shrimp
Fried Jumbo Oysters
Pineapple salsa
Grilled Ahi Plate
Fresh grilled tuna filet topped w/ a basil, lemon & butter sauce
Crab Cakes
House made cakes- all meat- no filler. Served w/ tartar sauce
Salmon Teriyaki
Fresh grilled & glazed w/ our sweet teriyaki sauce.
Hawaiian Chicken
Marinated breast of chicken glazed w/ our homemade sweet huli huli sauce.
Coconut Shrimp
Six shrimp fried in a light coconut breading & served w/ orange dipping sauce.
Shrimp Scampi
A dozen shrimp in our made to order wine & garlic butter sauce.
Pulled Pork Plate
A heaping mound of slow cooked pork w/ our own 3-2-1 Thai bbq sauce.
Fire Cracker Shrimp
Jumbo shrimp, fried & glazed w/ our sweet & spicy sauce.
Red Hook Pale Ale Beer Battered Shrimp
Fried &‏ served w/ cocktail & tartar.
Catch of the Day
Check the daily special board!
The Hula Grill Salad
Spring mix, tomatoes, (jersey when available, onions & cukes topped w/ dave’s papaya seed dressing
Made Fresh / Changes Daily
Bowl (in-House Only)
To Go - Pint, Quart
Pineapple Salsa
Extra Dressing
Huli Huli Sauce
French Fries
Cheese Fries
Huli Cheese Fries
Plate Sharing Charge
Key Lime Pie
Peanut Butter Pie
Coconut Mud Bars ½ Pan
Full Pan
Fudge Brownies ½ Pan
Full Pan
Flourless Chocolate Cake
Served w/ Raspberry Sauce
Hula Burger
6 oz angus beef grilled. Plain, w/ cheese, or w/ bacon
Ahi Burger
Fresh grilled tuna filet served w/ a side of sesame spread
Pork Burger
House roasted shredded pork, topped w/ hawaiian BBQ sauce
Garden Burger
Veggie pattie.
Chicken Burger
Chicken breast grilled & glazed w/ sweet huli sauce
Crab Burger
Our homemade, all meat cake w/ tartar sauce
Hot Dog
Hatfield all-beef ¼ pound dog
Chicken Tenders
Served w/ fries & BBQ sauce. Adult & child sizes
French Fries
Cheese Fries
Huli Cheese Fries
Diet Coke
Root Beer
Iced Tea
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

What a great place. My wife and I visited Hawaii this past year, and to find an authentic place like this in NJ was terrific. The have great, fresh food, with really good portions. Not to be missed!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pgfield
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Food is fresh and excellent and reasonably priced. Tables and chairs are tight. No dedicated bathroom for women. Does not take credit cards, however ATM is right inside the place.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Departure48999
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

The food here is good. The fire cracker shrimp is delicious. So are the crab cakes. Probably the best restaurant on the boardwalk.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank michaeltJ2904MV
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Always has a nice selection of seafood as well as pulled pork. Love the sticky rice and their sauces. Portions are generous and the staff is always friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mamabug17
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We've been spending week long vacations in Ocean City N.J. For many years and this year we decided to try something different. This little restaurant with indoor and shaded outdoor dining caught our eye in the local paper. We all (6) got something different and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ddenton159
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Hardly any staff, terrible seating- mostly outside picnic tables. Cash only- atm was out of order. These reviews must be fake.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank maysi111
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We ate here because this place was rated highly. While the food was good, we did not expect rushed service, take out atmosphere and limited seating, mostly outside.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank hill2018603
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It's been years since we were in paradise but this restaurant brought the memories rushing back! Surprisingly, the food was awesome! I had the fire shrimp, or daughter had the teriyaki salmon, my husband had the crab burger and our son had chicken tenders. Everyone...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 225tanyas
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The owner is the nicest guy! And the food is terrific! I bought all their sauces to cook with at home! And we had the pulled pork platter! Amazing! I wish it was open all year long but before they close I’m going back up...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kim p
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Each and every time at Ocean City NJ I enjoy a dinner at the Hula Grill on the boardwalk! I personally like the chicken with their special sauce and the sticky rice. The portions are generous and the price is just right!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Debbie B
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21 March 2018|
Response from Gracedelg | Reviewed this property |
The Hula Grill is open 11a-9pm during Season. Closed in winter
1 August 2015|
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Response from langdonowen | Reviewed this property |
Im sure they might accomadate you.Ask for Dave the chef/owner!
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