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Best American Restaurants in Toms River


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A photo of Bj's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Toms River restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Toms River
Booked 1 time today
Bj's Restaurant & Brewhouse in Toms River is highly appreciated for its good American cuisine. As the reviews emphasize, patrons have commended the swift service and the piping hot food that is served promptly, contributing to an overall pleasant dining experience. Highlighted among the diner's favorite dishes is the 'pizzoki', which seems to leave a memorable taste. While the floor can be a tad slippery, it doesn't deter customers from their second visit, attesting to the quality of the food and service. Therefore, Bj's Restaurant & Brewhouse certainly rises as a go-to venue for American cuisine enthusiasts.
A photo of Rosie's Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Ocean Gate
Booked 24 times today
Rosie's Restaurant, located in Central New Jersey, is a remarkable testament to American cuisine, delighting diners with a fusion of culinary creativity and exceptional service. According to customer reviews, it offers a sublime dining experience that rivals establishments in major cities like New York and Philadelphia. The menu features exquisite dishes, with particular praise reserved for the Mandarin Salmon, Seafood Risotto, and Short Ribs, which are said to be cooked to perfection. Customers were also amazed by its creative cocktail offerings and heavenly desserts like Tiramisu and Cappuccino. The elegant ambiance and attentive staff heighten the dining experience, making Rosie's not only a restaurant, but a destination for unforgettable gastronomic adventures. With portions generous enough for superb value and a reputation that keeps tables booked, Rosie's Restaurant indeed stands as a gem of American cuisine.
A photo of Dina's Bistro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Toms River
Booked 6 times today
Dina's Bistro is a classic representation of American cuisine that checks all the boxes for a delightful dining experience. Being a family run operation, the restaurant is lauded for its efficient service, friendly atmosphere, and a variety in menu options. Patrons have repeatedly praised the delicious and fresh food, the accommodating nature of the staff and the welcoming vibe of the place. Reviews highlight great dishes like the Prime Rib special and the homemade Tiramisu, thanking the chef for the attention to detail. The restaurant also offers a weekly $25 pre-fixed menu, adding to the restaurant's appeal. Dina's Bistro's special attention to food allergies and their BYOB policy are added bonuses. It is clearly a beloved gem in the realm of American cuisine.
A photo of Rue 561 Bistro restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Toms River
Booked 5 times today
Rue 561 Bistro, located in New Jersey, is a highly regarded hotspot for authentic American cuisine, especially praised for its exceptional quality and unique dishes. Patrons commend the restaurant's inventive approach to traditional dishes with one describing the meals as "one of the best we have had since moving to the area two years ago." Praised as the "best on this side of NJ," Rue 561 Bistro is touted for its gourmet, upscale offerings that provide a refreshing departure from typical fare. Multiple reviews rave about their excellent steaks, with one self-proclaimed steak snob complimenting their ribeye as comparable to any top steak house. The freshness and high quality of the food are consistently noted, as well as the intimate setting and welcoming service. With Rue 561 Bistro's BYOB policy and a well-received track record of delicious meals, it is a treasured gem in American cuisine.
A photo of Aqua Blu Kitchen & Cocktails restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Toms River
Booked 16 times today
Aqua Blu Kitchen & Cocktails has captivated diners with its distinctive Contemporary American cuisine. This well-regarded eatery consistently inspires positive reviews, with patrons lauding not only their delicious meals but also the exceptional service, which includes a notable mention of host Michael. Particular customer favorites include the exceptionally cooked filet mignon, house-made pappardelle with bolognese, and perfectly cooked scallops. Even on its designated "burger night," Aqua Blu shines with what has been described as "one of the best burgers" a customer has had in years, proving that the restaurant excels in diverse aspects of cuisine. Visitors also commend the establishment's ambiance, which is complemented by great music and special events like Sunday brunch with live performances, adding to an overall enjoyable dining experience.
A photo of White Castle - Toms'S River restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Toms River
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A photo of Office Restaurant & Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Toms River
The Office Restaurant & Lounge is highly celebrated for its exceptional American cuisine, providing a memorable dining experience to its patrons. Customers frequently praise the restaurant for its great food and excellent service. The consistency in quality and service seems to be a significant factor contributing to its long-standing popularity. Patrons particularly applaud the brunch offerings and the delicious turkey special. The attentive and accommodating staff are frequently mentioned as a key part of their positive dining experience. One reviewer asserts it's "a hidden gem for a delightful night out." With such acclaim, it's no surprise that people choose to come back to The Office Restaurant & Lounge time and again.
A photo of Chef Mike's ABG restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Seaside Heights
Booked 76 times today
Chef Mike's ABG is a reputable seafood restaurant lauded for its wonderful atmosphere, excellent service, and top-quality dishes. The restaurant's prime beach location augments the dining experience with beautiful ocean views, making it a favorite spot for many patrons. The freshness and quality of Chef Mike's seafood selection are often highlighted in reviews, with diners raving about the outstanding preparation and flavor of their meals. It is also commended for its efficient and professional staff who consistently deliver top-notch service. Given the high-demand, a reservation might be necessary, but the exceptional dining experience is worth the wait. This restaurant is highly recommended for seafood lovers.
A photo of Breakin Bread on the Boulevard restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Seaside Heights
Booked 18 times today
Breakin Bread on the Boulevard has been hailed as the best Italian restaurant along the Jersey Shore, offering an authentic dining experience like no other. Patrons rave about the delectable dishes, from the ricotta gnocchi in short rib sauce to the filet mignon parmigiana, calling the experience "a paradise for the best Italian food around." The food is consistently described as exquisite and mouthwatering, evoking the taste of true Italian cuisine. The owners, Pete, Chef Nicole, and their partner Roy, have made a significant impact with their passion for food and outstanding service, as evidenced by numerous glowing reviews. This family-run establishment is highly recommended for anyone seeking an authentic and exceptional Italian dining experience.
A photo of Harpoon Willy's restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Manasquan
Booked 18 times today
Harpoon Willy's is a sterling example of top-notch seafood cuisine in the heart of New Jersey. Not only does it present a picturesque view of the Manasquan River from its patio, but it also boasts consistently fabulous seafood dishes that resonate with the authenticity of the local flavor. Honoring reservations promptly and serving chilled drinks to perfection is part of the Harpoon Willy's experience, according to customer reviews. The restaurant's seafood dinners are raved about, always being fresh and nicely seasoned, with a special mention of the 'Willy Special Seafood Platter.' The ample proportion and perfect temperature of the steamers & calamari, along with the freshness of the tuna in dishes like the tuna poke and grilled tuna, have been repeatedly praised by customers. The strong and delightful beverages, lively ambiance, quick service, and clean setting further enrich the dining experience at Harpoon Willy's. Whether it's the locals looking for a taste of home or visitors seeking a hands-on New Jersey experience, Harpoon Willy's is the go-to seafood destination.
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