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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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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible30%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“clam chowder” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
529 Dock Rd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1834
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

When we arrived we were the only people in the restaurant the server came and took our drink orders we ordered the rock shrimp quesadias which were great my husband got a burger which looked delicious I ordered the special avocado/lobster salad and the calamari.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank queensfunds
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on a busy nite for dinner. All other spots had 2 hour waits, Ketch seated us immediately. After reviewing the menu, we noted prices were high. We ordered 5 bowls of clam chowder and calamari without placing a main course order. Soups was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MikeFree2014
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We recently decided to have a nice family dinner and chose the Ketch for our destination. We originally booked an inside table for our party of 12 and they were generous enough to accommodate us when we requested to eat outside...now I understand why tables...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I rarely give bad reviews but this one is warranted. We’ve been going to The Ketch for about 13 years now. Last summer 2017, we ate there three times and the service and food wasn’t good two out of the three times. We wrote it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank prguy2
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Prices on the online menu are inaccurate, much higher in the restaurant. After we were seated, we were informed that they were out of all shrimp, crab cakes, flounder, baked potatoes and semolina pasta. Considering that shrimp & crab makes up about 75% of the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Colleen K
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

After reading all of the reviews online we still decided to take a chance; we were pleasantly surprised. Despite not having or using the AC on a humid night and the tired interior, the food and the service was good. The nine of us ordered...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank christophersF6703ZK
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Sat outside on the upper deck. Had to wait forever for a server and it was not busy. Was instructed to go get my own drink from the bar.....food was tasty but over priced 34.00 for 4 scallops seems a tad high. Had to ask...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This was for dinner with my family. Party of 11. I had shrimp scampi and I never saw it made like that! Hardly any sauce! The shrimp wasn’t made with it but added to it so it didn’t have the taste of scampi. My grandsons...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank paddletoe
Reviewed 18 July 2018

RACIAL PROFILING by owner Mike Battista!!! Please read!! Zero stars! Our family experienced strong racial profiling at the Ketch on 7/14. We took our son and a party of 14 to celebrate his birthday. As we were leaving, a few of us were told you...More

Date of visit: July 2018
5  Thank claireborelli
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Ok so ketch has a beautiful sunset which is clouded by their racist ( and I’ve heard sexist ) attitude and behavior - assuming not all staff but observed owner and manager in action as they were rude / hostile To a black guest -...More

Date of visit: July 2018
7  Thank sandra h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
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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