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Tuscan Bistro & Bar

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1250 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-3324 (Ocean County Mall)
7327972570
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Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon 11:30 - 22:00
Tue 10:30 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Toms River, New Jersey
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Been here several time for Happy Hour. Some of the best drink/food specials around but usually the slowest and worst service! (Especially if you aren't sitting at the bar). Don't expect a last call before happy hour is over either. You get what you pay for here, unless you are a Toms River trashy local and then you will get... More 

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Thank LoLo121285
Toms River, New Jersey, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nothing fancy here but good food that is well prepared and tasty! And the prices are very reasonable!

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Thank begr8ful
Brick Township, New Jersey, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I go I can't resist ordering the wings, absolutely the best I've ever had. I live a town away and we frequent here. Never disappointed.

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Thank Pat H
Seattle, Washington
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came from Seattle to visit family under a sad circumstances. A decent place to hold a repass for a loved one who passed away. Good place, cozy, huge private dining area. The food were great especially the "osso bucco". Staff were nice and parking was not a problem. Too bad we don't have it here in Seattle but highly... More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a group, waitress was great. Pizza was delicious and they had a good variety of beers. Would go again with friends for a fun night out.

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Thank Mary G
Forked River, New Jersey
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We've had a lot of different meals off the menu over time and none have disappointed. Everything tastes fresh and is cooked to perfection. Service is always great, every employee has been wonderful.

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Thank Amy N
connecticut
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120 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Was in town for xmas and the large group eat here Good spot for a large or small group with a local flair The staff is great and know most all but the traveling gangs That did not make a difference as the servers were on target with the multiple orders The ribs were BOGO What a deal as the... More 

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Thank Kevin O
Toms River, New Jersey
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291 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Tried on a few occasion and each time is just more disappointing. They have changed ownership over the years and quality is terrible. The atmosphere is very nice and there are a few fireplaces. If you just want a few drinks ok but the food is nothing that will make you come back.

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Thank shabooties
Monroe, New York
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163 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

My family chose this restaurant because of their buy one get one ribs on Wednesdays. We made a reservation and passed the line when we arrived. The service and food were good with a very nice atmosphere. We will definitely return.

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Thank ct782
Forked River, New Jersey
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

My mom and I had lunch at the Bistro today, lured in by the sign outside regarding wings and pizza. Reviewing the menu, although this place was supposed to offer Tuscan cuisine, it reminded me of an Italian Applebee's wannabe. The only wings on the menu were so unappealing that I skipped them and the pizza was available as large... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-3324
    (Ocean County Mall)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: 7327972570

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