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Harpoon Willy's

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2655 River Road, Wall Township, NJ 07719
+1 732-223-8880
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11:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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TOMS RIVER
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342 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been here a number of times and have had nothing but great service and food. My favorite are the burgers! Can't miss out in them. We stopped in a couple nights ago and were seated immediately. Sometimes a wait, but worth it. We sat near the bar. Lots of seating in several different areas of the restaurant. Our server... More 

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Thank ROB A
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43 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been going to this place for many many years, my parents went there when I was a kid and I've taken the tradition over. I was recently there with about six people and we had such a wonderful time, the waitress that we had remembered us and we haven't been there in about four or five months. You can... More 

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Thank Matthew G
Branchburg, New Jersey
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72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a nice view of the river, however, we were disappointed with the quality of the ffod. We had to send back the scallops as they were too tough to eat.

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Thank kathielk
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our appetizers within 10 minutes, food served 10 minutes later. Sat at a table, and we were able to look out back at the ocean. Watched the sunset. Beautiful. Bar was very noisy. Do not park on river road, there is parking in the back of the place. Waiter was fairly attentive, but when he was not there,... More 

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Thank barbarachristy
Farmingdale, New Jersey
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a special family get together in which we were very disappointed with the food and drinks. the drinks were small somehow understandable and forgiven. the food however was another story my husband ordered clams on the half shell which were advertised as top medium size which as anyone knows is a larger size over little necks he specifically... More 

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Thank Judy K
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited a few times before, food is always good, but it's so noisy from the bar area that it ruins the experience. My Grouper was tasty and cooked perfect, and my husband's SoCal burger was delicious. The server was inattentive and we waited more than 30 minutes for the meals. Won't be back any time soon.

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Thank Shortnic5
Galloway, New Jersey, United States
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Went based on a recommendation. Food was just about average, prices were high, and it was so loud we had to scream our orders to the waiter and we could not have a conversation with each of during our time there. P.S. Don't park on River Road Cops ticket your car at the drop of a dime. Great partnership with... More 

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Thank Bart A
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Heard good things about it do we decided to go. It was hard to find we drove over the Manahawkin bridge not seeing it but turned around and the gps told us to turn on river Rd and there it was. It was very busy and nosy. We sat at a small table for 2. Our meals were good service... More 

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Thank Toridom2
Manasquan, New Jersey
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This old faithful continues to deliver very good food and drink at reasonable prices. Always busy, the burgers are excellent, the wait staff is attentive and the drinks are reasonably priced.

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Brick, New Jersey
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

I Love this place! Historically speaking, this structure was once a pre-revolutionary war homestead. Great crowd with lots of friendly people. Best pork chop on earth. Oysters Rockefeller, Rack of Lamb, Cowboy steak, Willy wings, Burgers, and everything else is Awesome. Welcoming bartenders, local guests and fine River views will keep you coming back. Live entertainment Thurs., Fri., and Sat.night... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2655 River Road, Wall Township, NJ 07719
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Wall Township
  • Phone Number: +1 732-223-8880

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