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Buckalew's Restaurant & Tavern

101 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1812
+1 609-492-1065
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1812
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Good craft beer selection on tap. Greeted by bartender and served drinks right away. Good variety of items on the menu, but dinner items are not served until 4 pm, which was disappointing because there was an entree I was definitely interested in. There’s also...More

Thank P F B
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Very enjoyable time at Buckalew's for a Saturday dinner with a large group of couples. High seating off the bar was perfect for us. Sampled a variety of appetizers like calamari and several types of chicken wings. Entrees tried chicken parm, scallops, salmon, vearl marsala,...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Went for a family lunch, each entree was delicious. All of us agreed they were the best French Fries ever. Service was excellent, and very tolerant that one of us needed to send a dish back for being too spicy. The replacement dish was plated...More

Thank Song G
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I've been dining (and drinking) at Buckalews for decades and cannot remember actually having a bad food experience there. Last night's dinner with friends took my opinion up a notch or two. It was a busy night with scores of people enjoying cocktails and dinner...More

Thank BaliHaiH15
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Was pleasantly surprised when we stopped here mid-day for a meal. They were serving fresh swordfish as a specialty. We ordered it blackened, with sides and soup. The swordfish was incredible! Drinks were very reasonably priced, soup was delicious. Was a perfect mid-day meal!

Thank dgorgy1
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I visit this bar every time I visit LBI - great food (the wings are awesome), nice draft selection, tons of seating, many TVs for games, and friendly staff.

Thank Drew Y
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Lunch at Buckelew's was as expected and Jersey shore restaurant. Clean, decent food, pizza was a nice thin crust surprise. Solid bar food, nothing more. Service was friendly and quick and prices decent...

Thank JerseyJohnnie
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The place is very busy but the food is merely average. The location helps to pack in the customers but the food and service isn't first rate.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Not many places open in Beach Haven in October....stopped in for lunch and our food was great. Had the crab cake sandwich and my husband had a little platter of knockwurst and sauerkraut. A bit pricey, but that's what you get when you are at...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Casual dining food was typical bar food but very good. Burgers were done perfect and plenty of choices for kids and adults. Nice beer selection.

Thank Cath430
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1812
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-1065
  • E-mail
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