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Daniel's Bistro By The Sea

526 Main St, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717-1060
+1 732-775-4107
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (6 reviews)
“arctic char” (6 reviews)
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American, French, Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
526 Main St, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717-1060
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entrees were delicious. The special bronzino was light and tasty. The veal chop and filet were also thick and perfectly cooked as was the duck. The only flaws were that the appetizers were very skimpy. The 3 duck meatballs were good but small and...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

It was our first time here and we had a great experience. The Halibut special was delicious and so was the cheesecake. Service was very good. We will return soon.

Thank emc_traveler_12
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

It was wonderful. For fine dining this is the place to be. I would recommend daniels everyone. The atmosphere was friendly.

Thank gpl53
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Karen and her staff have always provided wonderful evenings with great food. For some reason, this season, the food, the ambience have gone to a higher level. I always love the Arctic Char, but all the entrees are wonderfully prepared. Making the experience even better...More

Thank BayHeadTravelinBear
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Last night was the 4th time we dined at Daniel's. The food was delicious as always and ample portions. This byob has a cozy setting with lots of great pictures of the Avon By the Sea shore area. Good service and a few outdoor tables...More

Thank Stallone1
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The inside is nothing to look at but all that goes away when you are greeted so warmly by the host Steve and the waitress Crystal. Crystal was super friendly, knew the menu and specials by heart and was on top of everything. Our table...More

Thank dbk680
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Daniels is definitely a spot for a night out with friends or a date night! I went there with a few girlfriends and from the minute we walked in the door everything from the bread to the little brownies they give you with your check...More

Thank ShoreDiner341
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Daniel's Bistro by the Sea in Avon by the Sea was such a wonderful surprise. We have been going to Spring Lake or nearby towns for many years and haven't found many restaurants we really liked. Daniel's was a terrific find - everything from the...More

Thank AALancaster
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We came here with 3 couples, everyone loved their food. Cozy atmosphere and great location. It's BYOB, but they give you an option to order from local liquor store.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for Mother's Day. Menu has a great variety of salada, apps, and entrees (no soups). Usually in the mood for seafood but decided to try the duck with pinot noir sauce. It was well presented and tasted very good. Others ordered the arctic...More

Thank Mike G
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 Main St, Avon by the Sea, NJ 07717-1060
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Avon by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-4107
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