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Main Street Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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732 Hwy 35, Ocean, NJ 07712
+1 732-775-7131
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Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I bring visiting friends here and they love the burgers. My friends and I go to Main St a few times a month. We love sitting at the bar especially when they cook the burgers right there. But, they have not been doing that lately and not sure why. The men bartenders are friendlier than the woman. The men give... More 

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Ocean, New Jersey
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93 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

The menu is just what you need. There is something for everyone while maintaining a realistic menu.The service, the food, and drinks are all very good and reasonably priced. This is another of those restaurants where you DON'T have to wait for your server if you need something. Any of the servers will respond to your needs. This is a... More 

Thank PatrickOcean_nj
Central Pennsylvania
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331 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

There's no mistake when you enter this place: it is a bar! However, the menu is ambitious, and its promise of a well prepared meal is carried out. There's a large dining section suitable for families, and they welcome young children.

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Cat Lady in NJ
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This is a kind of local bar and grill. The bar is always busy with a "Cheers" like atmosphere. Most people there know most people there. The food is pretty good but the burgers are excellent. On weekends you have to enjoy noise or else go during the week. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. Food pretty much worth... More 

Thank krazycatlady
new jersey
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Burger's all around it was each was cooked to perfection soft rolls Cole slaw , pickles ice cold beer all was fantastic and great wait staff !!!!! reasonable priced too!!!not too badly crowded !!

Thank flyerjon
Bricktown, New Jersey
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

We were seated quickly and our waitress (forgot her name) sorry was so pleasant! I ordered the black and blue burger and it was delicious! A huge amount of food for a little money!

Thank Cathy A
Neptune, New Jersey
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten at Main Street over a dozen times in the last couple years. The food has always been good, and the service is generally good as well. Last night we had the Reuben Egg rolls as an appetizer and they were really good. Will order the next time we go. My wife had her stand-by... More 

Thank ejmoller
Belmar N.J.
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166 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Have driven by this place many times. Finally tried it tonite, and will not be back. Upon walking in, greeted and served drinks right away. It was not crowded for a Tuesday nite. The decor is run down, and definitely in need of a thorough cleaning and updating. The condiment baskets were filthy, the bar behind the counter which had... More 

Thank jpendejo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Nothing fancy ... Basically a bar with a decent sized restaurant attached. The burgers here are the absolute best ! If you go on a Wednesday they are two for one. Service is sometimes slow but it's worth the wait.

Thank Ray M
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

I've driven by this restaurant for over a decade & just tried it for the first time. I wasn't disappointed. There's a great selection on the menu: from burgers to seafood entrees & plenty of good appetizers, all at a reasonable price. The "lodgey" feel inside is nice also. The staff were also very friendly and the waitress very attentive.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 732 Hwy 35, Ocean, NJ 07712
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ocean
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-7131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?