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Artisan's Brewery & Italian Grill

1171 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-8305
+1 732-244-7566
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seared tuna” (3 reviews)
“light ale” (2 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1171 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-8305
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner at this restaurant on Saturday, August 25. Very good. Nice restaurant and good food. Had to order bread on the side (didn't come with the meal), and any sides were I believe were extra...as dinner didn't come with a side or salad or...More

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had excellent food and good service. The restaurant was clean, the decor upscale, it has a really nice bar area for drinks and appetizers... so we cannot figure out why it was empty and what there were so many reservations available on OpenTable. I...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in on a late sunday afternoon for some wine and apps with friends. We sat at the bar. The bartender was very friendly and handed us an extensive beer list, wine list and menu. We opted for bottles of wine. If you join their...More

Thank thewennlunds
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Good food, but $13 kids meal totally not worth it! Pasta with butter for $8.95 (not including drink, dessert, or any side). Then add $3.95 for juice! Crazy! Don't go here with any children!

Thank Dianne D
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Food and beer consistently very good. Prices reasonable, with Early Bird Specials that are very reasonable and very good! Service is excellent and people are friendly!

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

First, they have the best wait staff, always friendly, helpful and charming. Then the ambiance is wonderful, great surroundings, great music...and the menu, excellent. Wide variety, so many great specials. Yum!

Thank Janice K
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Our family gathered for lunch after services. We had over a hundred people with us and the Brewery provided a private room with a buffet set up on the adjoining room. The food was excellent, the service and waitstaff were wonderful and they restaurant is...More

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We were in Toms River for a small service for my father who had recently passed away. Artisan's was the first place that I thought of to have the repast at. I made all the arrangements from California. Everyone handled all the details very professionally....More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Hadn't stopped herr gor linch in quite a while so thought we'd give it a try. We found it pretty mediocre. Food was okay but nothing special. Atmosphere is nicer than other linch stops, but seems to be stuck somewhere in a warp betwwen Italian...More

Thank CArOlT4242014
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Artisan's has its own microbrewery so get the sampler to taste all their brews, the food is excellent, mostly Italian Fare but really well plated and delicious. Make sure you make reservations on weekends .. we walked in and tey put us in a room...More

Thank kennethbZ9078YK
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Questions & Answers
17 April 2016|
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Response from DarylmcA | Reviewed this property |
Forgot also fish dishes
Linda B
10 December 2015|
Response from Jane M M | Reviewed this property |
Artisan's of Toms River, NJ does have a happy hour Monday through Saturday only in The Lounge from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. A free buffet is offered with a discounted drink menu. On Friday and Saturday nights from 10 pm to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1171 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753-8305
    (Bey Lea)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: +1 732-244-7566
  • E-mail
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