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JBJ Soul Kitchen

1769 Hooper Ave, Next to ice cream place, Toms River, NJ 08753-8135
+1 732-731-1414
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American, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1769 Hooper Ave, Next to ice cream place, Toms River, NJ 08753-8135
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Three of us came for lunch. I had orrichiette mom had a chicken pannini My friend had the salmon. All were very well prepared. The restaurant was pleasant bright and cheerful and one can have a good conversation over the meal. For a suggested donation...More

1  Thank anthony t
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

when was the last time you had an unusually well prepared nouvelle American dinner with incredibly fresh infredients an extremely attentive wait staff and donated to a charity for hunger at the same sitting? if any one of these were present fabulous would be an...More

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was our first visit to the Soul Kitchen in Silverton, NJ. We had heard about this location from Facebook but we weren't sure what to expect. We (3 of us) were greeted by their friendly staff and shown to a nice window table. The...More

Thank 001BillyV
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Chef John is incredible! It's first come, first serve and if you have to wait it's worth it. Gluten-free meals are offered. It's a great place to have an awesome meal and by doing so you give an opportunity for someone who needs a meal...More

Thank Mtnhike
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

What a great idea. A wonderful dining experience that allows to pay for your meal and someone else's. The food is five star quality and the 3 courses will fill you up. The staff is all volunteer's and they are dedicated to great service. You...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

As the menu varies according to what ingredients they happen to have that day, the results can vary as well. A 3-course "gourmet" meal for a flat rate of $20 (and a "pay it forward" $20 extra) is a great deal, and you can walk...More

Thank Gregg H
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Heard about the Soul Kitchen on national news and had the opportunity to dine at the restaurant during a recent visit to Toms River. The dining was a unique experience. With the exception of the chef, the entire staff are volunteers and they are eager...More

1  Thank JoePop72
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We have heard so much about this place so me and my husband a another couple decided to go there last night. It was not what we expected. I really did not know what to expect but OMG it was fantastic. From the time we...More

Thank Toridom2
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Don't be misled by the name. It's not soul food... it's not just a kitchen... it's gourmet food in an attractive casual restaurant that's good for the soul because it's for a good cause. Thank you, Jon Bon Jovi! $20 prix fixe includes soup or...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This was the first time I visited the Toms River location, have been to the Red Bank several times. Dinner was excellent as expected. Spotlessly clean, friendly volunteers, and a nice menu, which I believe changes daily (locally grown veggies ). My brother us vegan,...More

Thank 4Mujeres
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1769 Hooper Ave, Next to ice cream place, Toms River, NJ 08753-8135
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: +1 732-731-1414
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A nonprofit dinner we'd-sat night and Sunday brunch. Pay it forward availability to provide gourmet meals to those not as fortunate or having a difficult period. Volunteers assist w serving And some food prep and cleaning . This is the Second location with first being Red Bank, NJ
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