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Viking Fresh Off the Hook

1905 Bayview Ave, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006-1582
+1 609-361-8900
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“scallops” (20 reviews)
“tacos” (7 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
1905 Bayview Ave, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006-1582
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Very used to having dinner in a well-staffed restaurant, this was more akin to having dinner at McDonalds -- but not in a negative way. It was definitely related to ordering and sitting outside as in a fast food restaurant, but the meal and the...More

Thank GreaterJersey
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We enjoyed our first meal so much we went back again! Scallops, swordfish, salmon all fresh and delicious! Mashed potatoes yummy too. Second visit had beef and seafood kabobs and onion rings - all really good. Next time trying the fish tacos.

Thank ohmajo
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

More of a seafood Stewart's than a restaurant, expect your tartar sauce and dipping sauces to be prepackaged shelf brands. When I questioned why I was charged $24 for tuna tacos when the menu said $14, I was told it was after 4pm, and they...More

2  Thank Ken B
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I used to live in Barnegat Light...this eatery is great, eat-in or take away. Freah fish, scallops, oysters and crab...pretty much the gamut. Located at the Viking Center on the bayside...visit the pretty lighthouse up the street.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 21 July 2017

You don't need to be fancy to offer best in class food. Be prepared to eat out of containers with plastic forks on picnic tables. This shouldn't keep people away as you'll have some of the very best seafood on the island. The fish tacos...More

Thank BoomerOttawa_Ontario
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Jersey Shore offers a great deal and I'm not talking about the infamous "Snookie", and one of those things is fresh seafood. Off the Hook prides itself on serving local, fresh seafood, including the delicious local scallops. The menu offers a large variety of...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As a local this one of my "go to" favorite spots. You can't beat the freshness of the food, although you can't be in a hurry since it takes approximately 25-30 minutes to prepare. The word is out that it's a great place for dinner!...More

Thank Steven N
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We have been going to Off the Hook for over 2 years and never disappointed. From appetizers, main entrees, lunch or dinner, and desserts, always delicious. Very casual, can wear swimsuit with cover up. Kid friendly, BYO, lovely entertainment some evenings, food is take out...More

Thank Rockintheday
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Can't beat the freshness of the fish, right off the boat, clean, delicious! Not far from Viking village. Get a fish taco or the fried fish dinner.

Thank CMaude
Reviewed 19 June 2017

PHEW ... summer is here and the great performance art of OTH is as GREAT as it ever was !!!!.. our 6 dinners came out perfect.. worth the winters wait .. Shrimp scampi was done perfect as was the penne... full of flavor but not...More

Thank Bob C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 Bayview Ave, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006-1582
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Barnegat Light
  • Phone Number: +1 609-361-8900
  • E-mail
Fresh Fish Deli And Outside Cafe/take Out
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