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Marlin Restaurant & Bar

2 S Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1767
+1 609-492-7700
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good18%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible21%
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“clams” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
2 S Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1767
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

I went here with a group of 8 adults and 8 children ranging in age from 1 1/2 to 6 1/2. We went somewhat early, maybe around 6pm. They put us at 2 large tables, one for the kids and one for the adults. The...More

Thank juice06870
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly, faster, handsome gene us good information about the restaurant. Delicious food convenient location. Mojito good choice recommend by my waiter. Thanks John.

Thank Tania A
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Great happy hour raw and drink specials, amazing lobster deal. Waitstaff very nice and patient with kids. Comp apple juice for both!

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Driving by this spring, it looked as if the Marlin was up for sale and there was no evidence that they were going to open. Now, all of a sudden, they are open. No warning, no advertising, no nothing. We're open! The food here had...More

Thank FLJ08008
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This was my first time here. Great drinking bar with pool table and long shuffleboard. Management is on the ball with sweet attractive hostesses . Sat at the bar . Both the male and female bartenders were attentive and also attractive . Cocktails were professional...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went for a family dinner while on vacation. Started with clams oregano and calamari both were delicious. Seafood scampi was excellent and the scallops in it were some of the best I ever tasted. My son had the wood fired pizza which also was excellent....More

Thank skerker3
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Basic offerings - preparation is good - not a bad deal for lobster on Sunday. Drinks are good and the kids were happy - works for me.

Thank Dondi22
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Probably the longest our family has ever waited for their food and not easy with young kids! The waitress explained they were under new ownership and that the chef was still getting used to the kitchen? Then why sit so many tables at the same...More

Thank lynneX2035CA
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Bartender made excellent Bloody Mary, calamari is delish, had scallops which were cooked perfectly but we were there almost 3 hours. The kitchen was extremely slow and the server had to come back after taking orders to tell us several of the items ordered had...More

Thank Sweetcal
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Food is good, and the bar is big and fun go hang out with a group. Great seafood selection and service is friendly

Thank Tommy D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 S Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1767
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-7700
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