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Anchorage Tavern & Restaurant

823 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2346
+1 609-926-1776
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (46 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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823 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2346
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I recently went to the Anchorage for a girls’ night out. We ate appetizers on the heated porch and had a wonderful time. I only wish they would take reservations as it is very busy.

Thank Debby B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sat on the deck today it was gorgeous! Started with stuffed mushrooms! Absolutely delicious! Then we both had the seafood augratin I had it with spinach my wife had it plain! I got a side of pasta which I put my seafood augratin on top!...More

Thank Kim p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to grab some grub and watch Phillies lose to the Braves. Thank goodness the food is always good. Ribs, chicken wings, burgers and wrap. All were great and the service is on point. Always a lively crowd and good beer selections. Phillies are in...More

Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my wife and friend for lunch. Great drinks and food and even better service. The mozzarella sticks are to DIE FOR and the soup was great along with the ribs.

Thank johnrothman
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We just can't get enough seafood so I cannot comment on the rest of the menu. I will say we are going back to check out some meats - soon! meanwhile - this chef can take your seafood to a level you never reached before....More

Thank ljhwillknow
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I own a home in OC and restaurants in the area are overall not consistently very good. The Anchorage is 90% of the time very good and the best in the area. You must know however what to order. I recommend the Crab soup (pay...More

Thank JJMCV_13
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We have been here many tines since Bay Ave. slowly turned from the 7 for1 beer joint to quality restaurants. Granted, for our tastes some apps and entrees are better than others, but we have never had a bad meal. Tito's vodka cocktails for $5,...More

Thank cranstonsnord
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Because I love going to the Jersey Shore, and I like good food, one of the places I strongly recommend Is The Anchorage Tavern & Restaurant. Good food, nice atmosphere and reasonably priced

Thank janetandbyron
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is a historic restaurant in the lovely Bay Avenue historical district of Somers Point NJ. The food is delicious and there are many options to please everyone in your party. The bar is lively and they do have pool tables if you like that...More

Thank augiescott
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Been going to the Anchorage for years. Great neighborhood place. Food is good. Bartender Barbara always greets us with a smile and server Stacey the same. They make us feel very welcomed!

Thank DonnaTropiano
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Steve O
2 August 2017|
Response from soccerspecial | Reviewed this property |
Yes, during the summer months there is a long wait. Depending on how large your party is, you might want to see if you can make a reservation.
Steve O
1 August 2017|
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Response from Hadfunatbayside | Reviewed this property |
I would arrive around 4 30. Generally after that there is a wait
18 August 2016|
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Response from Arzie823 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't work there. You will have to call them directly to check on reservations. I would do it right away since that is a busy holiday weekend.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 823 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2346
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
  • Phone Number: +1 609-926-1776
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