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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 good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (52 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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823 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2346
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious seafood. Restaurant was full so we ate at the bar. Nice view of the bay. Service was good. Menu is large. Scallops were excellent. My husband ordered steak and said it was delicious. He also had fresh oysters for an appetizer and said they...More

Thank Donna E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Anchorage has been in business for many years. In all those years, from teenager to adult, I have never had a bad meal, lunch or dinner. They can suit most diners culinary requirements. From delicious chicken fingers and fries for youngsters, to fabulous filets,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in town and frequent the Anchorage. It has a great deck for waterfront dining (now that there is no building across the street). The bar food is great, the specials are surprisingly delicious, and the atmosphere is fun with non-stop sports on the...More

Thank Elizabeth O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never had a bad meal here. Everything is very plentiful and delicious. If you sit on the porch there is a lovely view of the bay. Inside is fun as well. There is lovely little dining room or tables around the bar if...More

Thank laurie429
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel to Ocean City,NJ every year for our family vacation. Like thousand others, we rent a home and the entire family makes the annual trek there from Charleston,SC,..Halifax,PA....Elizabethville,PA. One night each year we look for a seafood restaurant with a water view for the...More

Thank Mario A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here due to Triple D's recommendation. DISAPPOINTED>The bar Tender gave us drink from a different glass ,unlike to other people in the Bar. I thought maybe its a sign that we are from out of Town. Ordered 2 calamari,,,Very salty!We told the Bartender to...More

Thank Sobetree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I relocated to the upper midwest roughly 10 years ago and was looking forward to visiting the old Anchorage I"ve spent Hundreds of hours in the Anchorage over a 35+ year history, I get it that sometimes you catch the staff on some days when...More

Thank walt881
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family was staying in there area over night and we were looking for a place for dinner. We decided to go here because it was on “Diners, Drive-ins and Dives”. Both the food and atmosphere were disappointing. First they announced the parties over a...More

Thank krafteedevil
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Weather permitted us to dine outside on porch for bay view; waitress was friendly; menu had all the drink and lunch choices we needed to please a large group; portions were ample to fill our appetites

Thank ReadingOneMrs
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Good service. Nice menu. Very comfortable atmosphere. Food is nicely prepared and served. Nice room for a business lunch or small family group.

Thank John M
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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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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