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The Grenville Restaurant

345 Main Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-4735
+1 732-892-3100
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible32%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (4 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
345 Main Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-4735
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh seafood, wonderful flavor & presentation. Love the location, a beautiful older Victorian. Our waiter ! Joe, was attentive & prompt. Wonderful Anniversary celebration !! Highly recommend!

Thank Janevar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Grenville restaurant was always a special place to go for lunch or dinner when visiting the Jersey Shore. The decor was charming and the food was always good. Not any more! I took my sister and her husband who are from Canada there for...More

Thank Ginnyd320
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to the Sunday brunch today for father's day. It was absolutely the worse dining experience I ever had in my life!!! I should have known when I saw plenty of parking spaces in front of the place and only a few tables of other...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Easter brunch at the Grenville was nothing short of a debacle ~ having been there for Easter last year our family of 10 were looking forward to a relaxing and enjoyable brunch.. The outside temperature was 89...needless to say the inside of the restaurant was...More

Thank Pamela5297
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The Grenville was always looked at, as a charming "special occasion" place to go to. Now it has definitely lost its charm and quality. When you walk up, the grounds are not taken care of and paint is chipping from the building. We ate at...More

Thank Danielle L
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here for our Valentines Day night away. The dinner was lovely. Everything was very nicely prepared and served. This last Valentines Day visit, we weren't able to make it into the dinning hall. The Grenville went above and beyond by...More

Thank brune_janda
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We recently returned to the Grenville after a long absence. It is the off season so we were not sure of their hours, but when we called they were open. I had pork chops with aspargus and mashed potatoes and my wife had a seafood...More

Thank Ray V
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Seemed to be missing advertised items-carving station with ham, turkey, and prime rib-where was that

1  Thank jackscholl
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Mostly a typical breakfast buffet with some tasty additions such as crabmeat stuffed sea bass and a great omelet station with lots of choices. With a blazing fire in the fireplace, the room exuded a cozy comfort. The service was friendly and efficient. What we...More

Thank Len S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Everything about our experience here was great. We shared appetizers, had salad, different entrees and coffee. There was no room for dessert. The service was fantastic. We could not have one complaint about our experience here. The food was superb and more than enough. Our...More

Thank Richard R
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Questions & Answers
Pat D
8 June 2016|
Response from grenville3100 | Property representative |
Not a problem. you can call 732 892 3100 or email on the website Also byob and we also feature wines from the Sharrott Winery in NJ.
Lisa G
1 February 2016|
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Response from 622eagle | Reviewed this property |
BYOB. I saw a table with champagne that they brought with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Main Ave, Bay Head, NJ 08742-4735
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Bay Head
  • Phone Number: +1 732-892-3100
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Grenville
Relax and enjoy excellent food on the veranda or by the fireplace in dining room. Sunday Brunch Buffet, Lunch, or Dinner. Stroll to the atlantic ocean for pristine beach!Bring your Family and Friends. Visit our website for specials. Stay in our Hotel guests rooms.
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