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Wed, 6/20
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Woody's -Tinton Falls

4.2
234 reviews
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$30 and under
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Californian
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  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
  • Bar Seating
At Woody's Ocean Grille, we offer the area's top fine-casual dining destination. Our unique atmosphere at Woody's offers a somewhat upscale, yet very laid back environment. Our menu is California Coastal with a Southwestern flare, which includes our famous fish tacos, fresh seafood, and exciting southwestern creations. No matter what your taste, you will always find something at Woody's.
Our specialty drink menu features Woody's signature cocktail, The Orange Crush - a must have! Also offering an extensive wine list that features an eclectic blend of regions and vintages specially designed to complement your dining experience.
Come to Woody's and take your body where your mind's been all week. Mahalo
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Californian, Southwest, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Sunday: starting at 11:30am


Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: ending at 9:30pm


Friday & Saturday: ending at 10:30pm
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Phone number
(732) 935-0525
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Onofrio Moscato
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Tinton Ave
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine
What 234 People Are Saying
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4.2based on recent ratings
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4.2
service
4.3
ambience
4.0
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Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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4.0Dined 4 days ago

The food is great and the service is great. Kind of loud, so if you're looking for more of a quiet, "date night" atmosphere, the noise level kind of detracts from that. Seen several families dining there, so relaxed enough to provide a great family-friendly atmosphere.

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5.0Dined on June 12, 2018

Great food and great service! Was pleasantly surprised with food choices. Scallops were amazing and the burritos were not your run of the mill food. Bar was great meeting place and outdoor dining was comfortable. Would definitely eat there again.

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4.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Goombay Crush must have beverage. Baja tacos and Cuban Pork rolls very good.

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5.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Really enjoyed dinner at Woody’s in Tinton Falls on Saturday night. The food was great and the service was attentive and polite. Great place for a night out!

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2.0Dined on June 8, 2018

Place was very cool, staff was very nice, food was just very bard. The orange shrimp was honestly one of the worst things I’ve ever eaten. The chips and guacamole were good, but everything else we had (shrimp tacos and calamari) were well below par.

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5.0Dined on June 5, 2018

Pleasant experience, but we would love for the owner to visit our table.

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2018

Unfortunately our meal stopped after the chips and guacamole appy—townwide power failure stopped our experience so we can not review the food but beautiful welcoming place with great service— hope to try the food the next time we are in the area

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4.0Dined on May 25, 2018

Great as always!

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4.0Dined on May 21, 2018

We found Woody's on-line and, even though there were some mixed reviews, it seemed worth trying. We weren't disappointed. The appetizers and entrees were all made perfectly and were quite tasty. Portions are generous, so keep that in mind when ordering.

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2.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Made a reservation with open table. Received confirmation call saying we'd be asked to leave if we stayed longer than two hours (really?). Seated at table just inside front door and swatted flying insects while we ate. Just a crappy experience overall. Food was good, so that's nice. Will not be planning another visit in the foreseeable future.

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Mother’s Day

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1.0Dined on May 13, 2018

The food came out barley warm, it had a little flavor and although the restaurant was basically empty, the service wasn’t great. Very disappointing Mother’s Day lunch.

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3.0Dined on May 12, 2018

Food was much too spicy. Some items on the menu come without a warning. Salsa was far too spicy. There should be an alternative.

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5.0Dined on May 11, 2018

I haven't been in the restaurant since Charlie Brown's was there and the renovation looks fantastic! The menu offered a variety and it was really good! The service was on point.

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4.0Dined on May 6, 2018

We love the menu as we are seafood people, but also like Mexican food a great deal. What a terrific combination. We sat at the bar - really good bartenders. Again, menu is outstanding in
range and reach. My wife is strict and picky and i am all over the place. We were both happy.
good parking. Highly recommend.

scallops fajitas !!! Excellente !!!

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3.0Dined on May 4, 2018

Our dinner at Woody's was a bit disappointing. I had the grilled cod tacos- usually a favorite of mine. They were just average, bland and missing shredded cabbage. I won't be in a hurry to order them again. My husband had the Outerbanks Salad. He said the lettuce was wilted and fish on top was cool. Our appetizer was a shrimp and black bean dish- delicious - but missing the coconut rice. I'm glad we sat outside because inside was very noisy. The outside tables are wonderful. I will think again when suggesting this restaurant to others.

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4.0Dined on April 28, 2018

I like Woodys. However, I felt that the server was pushing extras charges like apps, sides, coffee, dessert, etc. I said yes to a side without realizing that it was an extra cost because of the way she presented it, as an option that came with my meal.

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4.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Went to Woody's before going to a show in Deal this past Saturday night. As always the food was very good. I had the wedge salad which is probably the best I've ever eaten. My husband ordered a spicy pasta dish that he also enjoyed. We have been there on several occasions and never had a bad meal. We were put in the bar area to eat, and that was not our scene, however, it was okay. Much prefer eating out in the front room or upstairs.

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2.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Not a great experience unfortunately. Just moved to the area and wanted to try something new. Waitress was very slow and forgot to bring requested items multiple times. Food came out cold and taco meat fell thru the tortilla. Pork tacos were cut up pork chops. Had to use a fork and spoon to eat the tacos becuase you couldnt pick them up and eat them as normal. At the end, the lady came to the table to tell us that she hadnt brought a drink out because the soda machine was down. She told us this with food in her mouth, still chewing. Only a 10% tip was left.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

My mother-in-law and I had a wonderful evening. We were accommodated beautifully with a fireside table close to entrance, so she did not have to walk too far. Service was prompt and courteous.
Thanks for a great evening!

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Always fresh! Great staff and always love table # 23

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5.0Dined on March 3, 2018

Loved it! Made a reservation and were sat right away upon arrival. We ordered the honey glazed salmon and lobster tagitelle and both were fantastic. Highly recommend checking this place out- can’t wait to come back!

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4.0Dined on March 3, 2018

Food was better than typical bar menu. Tap craft beer disappointing. Service very good.

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4.0Dined on March 1, 2018

WOODY"S -Tried and True - Where should we go? I don't have time to cook. I worked really late. Well,it's time to go to Woody's. The drinks are great. The ambiance is relaxing - sit near the fireplace, maybe at the bar, try a hightop, or just enjoy being at a table. Every server is attentive and helpful! If Dawn's at the bar, you're in luck!

There's a nice cross section of items The burgers are great.The fish tacos are my favorite. You can't go wrong if you come on a Wednesday night for the lobster dinner.

I do have one complaint! The chips are TOO GOOD and I eat too many! OK, I guess a little self-control is in order!

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

I've been to Woodys a few times and have never had a bad meal. The Baja tacos and kale salad are my go it's almost every time. This last visit I had the shrimp appetizer special and it was the first time I was a bit disappointed. For $18.00 I would've expected better. They were good but not exceptional. Otherwise, everything was wonderful including our waitress!

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Predictable, friendly, casual, neighborhood spot with good food and service. Great to bring my family or meet up with friends.

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3.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Shrimp was definitely not fresh. Waitress was s but inexperienced so our table service was limited.

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Loved the food and service but noise level was very high. Loved the place though

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

We enjoyed the food. Service was fast and friendly. Atmosphere was clean and relaxing. The fireplace was nice.

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Nice place, new, good ambiance, sat near fireplace. great, tasty food, however our mahi menu dinners were quite small portions for a dinner menu.

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

The food was excellent. The service was awesome. The only downside was that the food came out very fast. We were barely done with our appetizers and the main entrees came out. The same for dessert. I think the only mention-able item would be to make slow that down a bit. Every we ate was excellent: the orange crush shrimp, cuban spring rolls, the Seared tuna, the lobster mac & cheese - all was very good!
There were only three options for dessert - we shared the brownie (with ice cream and whipped cream) that was huge (and good!).

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Had a tasty dinner in this hopping, noisy, crowded on a Sat. night place. The Hudson Canyon salad was fabulous. The tuna was done exactly as ordered and was a high quality. Yummy dressing too & a lot of tuna on a huge mound of veggies. Hubby had burger & said it was delicious. Friend had baja tacos. Really liked them but thought it was a small portion.
The place was full and noisy. We sat upstairs which was a bit quieter. Nice service too.
Will definitely return (probably for that Hudson Canyon that's now in my dreams) but maybe during the week.

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4.0Dined on February 2, 2018

Great service. Good drinks!

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Food is delicious

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3.0Dined on January 19, 2018

Menu reads very well but many dishes are hit or miss. Beer and wine selection is average if you like IPAs. The seating and ambience is nice but food doesn’t always hit the mark. When this place does well it is a good experience but it is hit or miss. Worth a try if you haven’t been here.

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

Wonderful place for families or couples!

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4.0Dined on January 1, 2018

Woody's is an all around place - on a date, out with friends , bringing the kids, early dinner, later at night - you can count on Woody's for a good meal, a drink, half price bottles of wine on Mondays, a lobster special night, and always GREAT chips!

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4.0Dined on December 31, 2017

Limited menu items outside of Tex-Mex and seafood. For those categories, great selection.

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5.0Dined on December 31, 2017

The service, food and ambiance were great. We had the orange shrimp appetizer. Mix of orange shrimp and dynamite shrimp, shrimp very very fresh. The Asian sticky wigs were good also. The brisket sliders were tasty but not huge. Very good place, not huge portions for the price but will definitely be back.

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4.0Dined on December 27, 2017

Everything was great.

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