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Stefano's Seafood & Pasta

1814 Long Beach Blvd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2343
+1 609-492-1100
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“risotto” (17 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“chowder” (18 reviews)
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Italian, American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1814 Long Beach Blvd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2343
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Reviewed 19 August 2012

Why is it that practically every restaurant I go to at the shore goes for the same stuff? Stefano's was no different: -seafood and fish that is all fried or doused in gobs of something, -pasta and more pasta, -heavy food in gargantuan portions, -and...More

Thank Jimibell
Reviewed 13 August 2012

This place was hoping even on a Sunday night. We had Frutta DiMare risotto which was good big, I took some home. My husband had Seafood Abbondonza which he liked too. Our party of 7 all had dishes that they like. It's not cheap but...More

Thank G E
Reviewed 13 August 2012

Really good seafood and Italian,all of the group enjoyed their food with plenty to take home.Especially good was the broiled seafood combo and the chicken celestine.Nice fresh bread was provided with rosemary olive oil for dipping.The desserts were huge.Good spot to get away from the...More

Thank tojo72
Reviewed 13 August 2012

This is a popular BYOB restaurant with an Italian flare. Reservations a must particularly on weekends in season. Service is pleasant and efficient. The food is tasty with generous portions. Entree prices are generally in the $20-$30 range. One negative is that the consistently large...More

Thank sophie p
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Service was okay, however, had better meals elsewhere on the island. The overall meals are pretty skimpy and overpriced.

Thank lbifoodie
Reviewed 10 August 2012

We visited stefano's; the service and food were GREAT! I ordered the pan seared sea bass which was Chilean sea bass over roasted vegetables with a garlic butter and basil sauce, it could not have been any better! The vegetables were lightly sauteed (peppers, onions,...More

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed 6 August 2012

An italian restaurant by name, though offers fresh seafood. I wish this BYOB were opened year round. Even on a busy Saturday, our reserved table was only 15 minutes late. Our server was attentive. Broiled seafood combo great. Substitute a "better" salad fro slight up...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 31 July 2012

We always eat here - best food on LBI - great seafood, steak and pasta sauces. Wait service is excellent - have been going here for years and never have had a bad meal. The decor is nice and tablecloths on the tables give it...More

Thank LYNNIE n
Reviewed 28 July 2012

Great lobster ravioli. You need a reservation for Stefanos. Award winning Chowder. The same place also owns Blue Water Cafe which is also very good. Both are BYOB

1  Thank kimmijac
Reviewed 17 July 2012

Bene going there for the ast 25 years! never a bad meal , always right on the money! I had the chilean bass over spinach risoto it was superb ! , clams casino for appt also very good. I highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank surfer223
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12 March 2017|
Response from Irvingtonbaby | Reviewed this property |
I have seen children there but it is not well suited to young children. The area inside isn't huge and it is usually full as the food is great. It is more suited to adults who enjoy great food with the wine or drink of your... More
10 May 2015|
Response from Irvingtonbaby |
Shorts for men are acceptable. You can also dine outside so it would be a good choice of attire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1814 Long Beach Blvd, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2343
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-1100
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