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Sand Box Cafe

2604 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4262
+1 609-361-2425
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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2604 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4262
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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

They really should have gotten their act together before opening a second location. First location was average at best this one matches right up. I wish them luck but predict they will end up closing one down. Semi decent food but unorganized not very knowledgable...More

2  Thank LisaBog
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast place. My bride and I hit it early on a very windy cold Sunday right after mass at St. FRANCIS. I had the special pumpkin waffle WTH apples, cinnamon and nuts.b it ws great. My bride had the apple sizzle a baked apple...More

Thank jvleeuw
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The décor will keep kids occupied as well as the adults charmed. The food as some great specials on their outside board, be prepared to want to order a few dishes and take the leftovers home!

Thank qtdesignz
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I is hard to pick when the menu is outstanding with so many choices! The specials are to die for. We usually end up ordering our entrée and getting extra to split between the table so we get to try one more item! Never disappointed!

Thank qtdesignz
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Decided to give them a second chance before they closed for the season last month. Friends of ours wanted to check it out and who are we to deny them? Still nothing special. Looks like the place had a thorough cleaning at least, probably since...More

2  Thank Kyra C
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Great service and great food. Always a long wait so get there early or be prepared to wait! Enjoy!!!

Thank Kate K
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The food was really good! You might be squeezed in a bit, but it's a unique, fun place. We had breakfast there and everyone enjoyed their various omelets... and of course the pork roll, egg and cheese on a hard roll was the best!

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Cool eclectic place with unique breakfast items. The Parmesan baked was excellent as was the Italian crepes. Attentive service everything look good from the french toast and waffles to the egg dishes. Good good not great coffee overall a place worth coming back to with...More

Thank Billsfun7
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Had breakfast there twice this past weekend. It's our favorite place. They will be closing early October so it will be a long winter waiting for it to reopen in spring. There is usually a wait, but it's worth it. The cafe has a great...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Nine of us (from IL, PA, & SC) stopped here for breakfast. None of us had been here or heard of it. The staff were very attentive, and the food delicious. We ordered the sizzler, crepes, and omelets, and they were great. The staff kept...More

Thank white_canoe
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Questions & Answers
22 August 2016|
Response from Amy F | Reviewed this property |
21 February 2016|
Response from qtdesignz | Reviewed this property |
It will be a second location that will be open year round. The outdoor cafe will only be open in the summer. This will be a great addition to our year restaurants!
Cindy F
27 June 2015|
Response from SusieQ1954 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. If suggest you call and ask. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2604 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4262
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Ship Bottom
  • Phone Number: +1 609-361-2425
  • E-mail
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