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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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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
529 Dock Rd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-1834
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrible. From start to finish. Came for a late night dinner at 9:15pm on a Thursday. Waited 30 minutes even though we heard the host said there were 4 four tops available. Ordered apps and food. App came out with dinner 45 minutes later, waiter...More

Thank Shane D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good atmosphere here at night on the deck upstairs. They do 18+ and they can go downstairs. 21+ goes upstairs and they can’t bring drinks downstairs. There’s a $20 cover to get in which I thought was a little much. Drinks are average price....More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere and establishment were attractive however, we waited a long time to receive our entries— about 40 minutes and we all know fish doesn’t take that long to cook. The place wasn’t busy on the night we went whichThe service was adequate but not...More

Thank dawnmidnight
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great experience from start to finish . Excellent staff . Food was great. Great views . Highly recommended !

Thank monetsvilla123
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

During the summer months, Ketch is a great place to enjoy a night out on a Friday night. Try a Shark Attack shot! $1 beers (until midnight, I believe). 21+ on the upper deck; 18+ on the lower dance floor. There IS a cover, which...More

Thank Kristine R
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
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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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
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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