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Ketch Bar & Restaurant

529 Dock Rd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1834
+1 609-492-3000
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  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible28%
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“chili” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
529 Dock Rd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1834
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I don't think I have ever had scallops that I have enjoyed as much as I did at Ketch! They were sweet and tender. We sat upstairs on the patio that has an awesome view of the sunset. Prices were average for being at the...More

Thank Babsbrd
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Like another reviewer said: almost no wait, while the neighboring place has one for 2 hrs - they tried but the food was average, service disappointing: drinks came almost with the food, the server did not know the menu(charged the items from the kids menu...More

Thank nielsbb
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had a great family dinner here. Ate in the garden and it was lovely. From our table you couldn't see the sunset but you could get up and see it as it set. the shark bites were delicious for an appetizer and everyone had...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you like angel hair pasta, seafood (and nice chunks of it) and saffron (your pasta is yellow from the saffron), you'll love this dish. And....if you have family....get there and sit by 6ish and the kids eat free!!!! It's a wonderful gesture because it...More

Thank kathyyoko1624
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The Ketch is one of our favorite places to visit on LBI! We enjoy sitting at the bar with many locals to enjoy great drinks, surrounded by friends, and the BEST bartender on the island. Plus, the view is outstanding! Yes, Sammy is the reason...More

Thank PattiCookie
Reviewed 12 August 2017

When I say that the best part of the dinner is the atmosphere, you know that doesn't say too much for the food. I have food allergies - DO NOT COME HERE if you have food allergies. They refused to make substitutions for food that...More

Thank satin6
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I should have known better because there was no line and most other places were packed. It looked like a good place. Bay view, nice but privy menu. Didn't have things available that were listed on menu. Everyone's entry was mediocre and so was the...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Had the Monday night 2 for 1 lobster bake for about $46. Upstairs was full, so was seated inside downstairs. Service was good, and food came promptly. Baked lobster was well prepared, but corn was over cooked (perhaps left over from prior night) and coleslaw...More

Thank FinallyDisappointed1
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Came in for drinks and a snack, and it wasn't a pleasant experience . Staff was friendly but disorganized. Wrong menu, and a convoluted process to take part in the happy hour (we sat a table so our server couldn't serve happy hour drinks, if...More

Thank garifl
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, moderate prices and friendly service are only surpassed by the spectacular views of the bay and sunsets. Plan your evening right and enjoy all the Ketch has to offer.

Thank Ric W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 Dock Rd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1834
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-3000
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