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About Catch Restaurant & Bar

The restaurant features a lush escape with white lacquered dining chair and booths. Large silver porthole mirrors adorn the Caribbean blue water colored walls, giving you the feel of being on a cruise ship that is taking you away to an exotic island.

The bar, all white glass and Carrera marble, white leather bar stools give you a sense of sitting in a Captains chair on your own private yacht. Stylish bartenders are mixing up classic, exotic & spa cocktails, fine wines and champagnes.

A raw bar is strategically placed in the dining room, displaying a bountiful array of seafood.

The staff all attired in white will have you reminiscing of your favorite vacation destination.

No detail is overlooked, as Catch Restaurant & Bar also features alfresco dining. Where smart casual beach attire is welcomed for Happy Hour from 4:00 – 6:00pm. Outside dining is decked with White wicker sofas with sunny orange upholstery and chic outdoor dining tables.

2401 Atlantic Ave
Longport, NJ 08043
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Seafood, Italian, Steak

Hours of Operation:

Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 12:00am.
Happy Hour: Monday - Sunday: 4:00pm - 6:00pm.

Cross Street:
S 24th Avenue

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(609) 822-3474

Website:
http://catch2401.com/

Entertainment:
DJ EVERY THURSDAY - THIRSTY THURSDAY'S 9:00 PM
Food & Drinks $5/6/7

Catering:
Full service Catering to your home

Public Transit:
505 Bus

Executive Chef:
Joseph Tucker

Additional:
Banquet, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Happy Hour Everyday 4-7, Thirsty Thursday with DJ

Catch Restaurant & Bar Ratings and Reviews

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4.4

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.4

ambience

4.3

value

3.8

Noise

Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

Creative Cuisine (6)
Handcrafted Cocktails (6)
Hot Spot (6)
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Fun (5)
Fit for Foodies (4)
Neighborhood Gem (4)
Vibrant Bar Scene (4)
Casual (3)
Good for a Date (3)
People Watching (3)
Special Occasion (3)
Good for Anniversaries (2)
Good for Birthdays (2)
Good for Groups (2)
Happy Hour (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Romantic (2)
Worth the Drive (2)
Bar Seating (1)
Comfort Food (1)
Late-night Find (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Catch was not catch! Heard it was nice but we were very disappointed. Food was not very good, had issues with wine not being available because they claimed they are running low and closing for season in a couple weeks. Burnt veal on two dinners. One chicken dish was possibly not cooked through. We caught a mistake on bill that overcharged us by a bottle. Idk, but don't think we could recommend.

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·Dined on September 16, 2017

The best! We sat outside and that was great! Food and service was awesome !

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 1, 2017

This was our first time at this restaurant and I am torn. The food was great but the tables are so close together and so close to the bar that the noise level is really unbearable to an enjoyable dinner. People are literally yelling in your ear while you eat and we could barely hear our server. We kept banging into the chairs of the people next to our table each time anyone had to get in or out or the servers had to get by. Again great food but not sure we will return

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 27, 2017

I had to wait almost 45 minutes from the time of my reservation to be seated. When I inquired about the timing after half an hour of waiting, I was told by the owner, "I'm not sure where you are from, but around here, it is very rare to be seated within a half an hour of your reservation time." If it hadn't been so late, I would have walked out the door and gone elsewhere. Food was overpriced for small portions but reasonably tasty. I won't be returning.

Tags: Good for Groups
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 26, 2017

Absolutely a delight for dinner for my birthday special meal. Martinis were creative and well crafted, service throughout meal was engaging and superlative in all respects
Food was amazingly fresh and gastronomically a pleasure
My favorite was he shrimp and scallop risotto which to me has been one of the best dishes I have had in years
All party members were very happy with their meals

Tags: Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Hot Spot
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 25, 2017

Food was superb. Multiple very good options for how to prepare the fish, and it was excellent. Soft shell crab wraps as an appetizer were memorable. Server knew the menu well and gave good suggestions. We went on a Thursday night (happened to be their White Party) and it was very loud. We will definitely go again. If you go as a couple, I would recommend sitting outside so you can talk. If you are part of a larger group, sit inside and have a blast. Plan to stay for a while after dinner for drinks.

Tags: Casual
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 21, 2017

This was our first visit to Catch in Longport. When we checked in for our 8:30 reservation, it looked like it would be a while before we would be seated. However, after a short wait, we were seated at what was described as the quietest table in the restaurant. We were happy to be seated there, since it allowed us to hear each other speak, as the restaurant is quite loud and lively. Our server, Nicole was wonderful. She took time to explain the menu to us and even made a few recommendations. The food was delicious. We will look forward to our next visit to Catch.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Late-night Find, Romantic
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 18, 2017

The service and food we're outstanding. The noice level made conversation very difficult

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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on August 15, 2017

Superb service, delicious meal and the best drink menu around!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 14, 2017

Enjoy sitting outside. Attractive seating,umbrellas, mood lighting, sofas. Inside is nice decor but noisy.
The wait staff are friendly,attractive and helpful.
They have good variety of interesting cocktails.
My favorite is the spicy pickle martini.
Delicious homemade chips instead of bread.
A very creative and extensive menu of appetizers and main entrees.
Eat there often and always delicious. Many fish and seafood dishes. Great deal on Tuesday nights for a lobster dinner.
I especially enjoy the roasted romaine covered with heaping portion of shell fish.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Casual, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Great for Outdoor Dining
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 13, 2017

This is a fun looking restaurant with cool decor. Food is inconsistent. Salad and cold seafood appetizer were great but soft shell crab dinner was AWFUL. Like inedible. I would probably go back at some point and give it another chance...maybe I ordered the wrong thing. Drink menu is good and it's a great spot for people watching and a group dinner.

Tags: People Watching, Fun, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date, Good for Groups
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on August 11, 2017

Great food. A little pricey but worth it. Noise level is VERY high! Hard to have a conversation. But I would go back.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fun
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 9, 2017

Family dinner for 4. Although not many people inside, noise level was very high. Requested to sit outside and was accommodated. Beautiful night. A bit slow getting initial wait service, but once we were attended to, everything was superb. The crab avocado salad was great. We had 3 different fish entrees, each with a different sauce, plus one very large entree of chicken park. We did order a bunch of sides, which is a bit annoying to have to pay for separately at $10+ each, but they were all devoured (cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, truffle fries and broccoli rabe). Excellent meal and highly recommended.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on August 5, 2017

Great fish specials with lots of different choices of sauce. Our waitress, Celeste, was excellent.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on July 23, 2017

I love Catch! Dinner is always wonderful and the service is great!

Tags: Special Occasion, Hot Spot, Good for Birthdays
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 (Key West)·Dined on July 22, 2017

Food was great, but very pricey! We will go back, but only for drinks and appetizers. We loved our table with the couch!

Tags: Fun
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on July 18, 2017

My wife and I ate here for the first time Tuesday night. I was a little hesitant at first, since I'm not a real seafood lover. The menu was more than good for land-lovers like myself. Great drink menu, great apps and entrees, and great desserts! Our waiter was attentive and upbeat. We met Joe, one of the owners, who was very welcoming and hospitable. We will definitely be back!

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on July 11, 2017

Always excellent food, service and atmosphere. Thank you

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on July 5, 2017

Food was very good. Service excellent. Prices extremely high for drinks and specials.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on July 5, 2017

Exceptional all the way around. The food was delicious and the service even better. Top notch.. really!

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on July 5, 2017

Always excellent
Service superb and it is a friendly place.
I love it.

Tags: Comfort Food, Tasting Menu, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Cozy
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vip
 (Atlantic City)·Dined on July 3, 2017

Always delicious at Catch! Great service and great food. Our favorites are the OMG salad (grilled Caesar salad with shrimp and crabmeat - can split for appetizer or eat as your meal), the meatball appetizer and the mushroom cheesesteak flatbread - our must haves. The filet was absolutely delicious! And the Brussel sprouts are wonderful! Fun atmosphere especially on a holiday weekend! Owners and staff are terrific! Can't wait to return!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Hot Spot, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on July 3, 2017

Catch is an upscale restaurant in Longport. We dined here last year and this week we had another positive experience. My husband had the tuna blackened, I had Joe's Café meatball with salad and the fried eggplant stack - all were great. Service is attentive. Careful with the homemade potato chips as they are addictive.

Note to readers: the restaurant takes all your credit card info when booking thru OpenTable. apparently it goes into some sort of ether vault and is not used unless you fail to show up but that info is not provided at the time of booking. When I inquired, I was told that it was scrubbed from the system later that night after we dined.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on July 2, 2017

We were seated within minutes of our reservation. The drink menu was very extensive and we enjoyed fresh fish options for our entrees and one of their crab specials for an appetizer. It was very loud due to every table been occupied but the service was very attentive despite how packed it was. We'll be back!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Atlantic City)·Dined on July 2, 2017

Slow service and 3rd time this month served bad fish/ food with hair in it

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 (Dallas)·Dined on June 23, 2017

Chef Joe Tucker is gifted! My personal favorites, soft shell crab and surf and turf! All the food is wonderful and the atmosphere and service is just as special.

Tags: Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot, Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on June 20, 2017

Lobster night is amazing! The whole lobster was perfectly cooked and the sides are delicious!

Tags: Happy Hour, Handcrafted Cocktails, People Watching
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on June 18, 2017

We decided to have our Father's Day brunch out this year. Catch just opened their doors for brunch on Sundays so we hopped right in because we love dinner there. The food was delicious. Looking forward to going back again for brunch!

Tags: Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Casual
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on June 10, 2017

Too loud on Saturday nights!

Tags: Casual
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on June 9, 2017

CATCH is in a great location with inside and outside seating. Very Cluby atmosphere

Tags: Great for Brunch, Vibrant Bar Scene, People Watching, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on May 28, 2017

Good food. A little pricey.

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on May 26, 2017

friendly knowledgeable service. Creative recipes. Very tasty food. Very interesting and pleasant decor. Fresh seafood. Would good back in a minute.

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vip
 (Atlantic City)·Dined on May 19, 2017

We started with the eggplant, Tomato , Mozz app which was fresh & delicious. My wife had the salmon & I had the tuna which were both as fresh, high-quality as you can get & perfectly prepared. Celeste our server was warm, gracious and spot-on with everything! The hostess, Leigh was sweet, helpful & professional. Management is also consistently sincere in delivering their guests a great experience. We'll definitely be back.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Local Ingredients, People Watching, Vibrant Bar Scene, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Authentic, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Hot Spot, Bar Seating, Healthy, Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Vegan, Casual, Tapas, Creative Cuisine, Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Live Sports, Live Music
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on May 19, 2017

Overpriced! Appetizers were very good. The Drum fish special was over cooked even though I made them aware and asked them not to.

Tags: Late-night Find, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on September 23, 2016

CATCH is always a pleasure! I find myself planning my next reservation before I even pay the check!! This time we were only a party of 2, just me and my husband! Our waitress was super attentive and able to explain the menu in detail. I can't wait to go back. The food, service and drinks are remarkable!!! Couldn't ask for a better night out!!!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fun, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 23, 2016

The service was unprofessional and did not match the prices. I was also disappointed that "the catch" does mean fresh fish. The preparation for the fish was good, though. The food was good but overpriced compared to some alternatives.

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on September 23, 2016

My friend and I both had the lobster special, it was fantastic.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on September 10, 2016

Great food and service. A little pricey. Modern vibe.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, People Watching
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on September 6, 2016

Lobster night!!!!! What else can I say? We all got the twin tails with salad, two sides and dessert included for $39. The food is great. The place became packed and I believe everyone was eating some variation of lobster.

Tags: Happy Hour
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 6, 2016

We went on lobster night. A great deal. Whole lobster, 2 sides and a desert for~ $40. Food served promptly and hot. Drinks were made well. Would go back again!😀

Tags: Hot Spot, Happy Hour, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive
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