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The Wonder Bar

1213 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5611
+1 732-502-8886
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Pub
1213 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think the Wonder Bare is known more for its music tha it’s food. Limited menu. Good size bar and tables spaced around bar and band area. Nice bandstand. Once the weather gets nice they have a “yappy hour” for dogs. Sounds like fun. Outdoor...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Let me start by saying I do not drink, I am always the designated. So when I go to a bar with friends I hope there is something there that will keep me occupied or be interesting to me while my friends & family drink....More

Thank DWhite1157
Reviewed 13 February 2018

A great place to see a band! Too bad the male bartenders (2 different guys served us) had no personality... Almost seemed annoyed when asking for a drink (and we spent 4 hours there). Only had drinks, no food. I will go back but letting...More

Thank travelinmam
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Great at any time of year. Love the Dog friendly vibe outside. So much fun in the sprin and fall when a lot of locals are there.

Thank dancindan01
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Love this place, friendly neighborhood bar indoors and out. Great bands and always top notch bar service. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I can't believe I have been on Tripadvisor as long as I have and never reviewed the Wonder Bar. I have stopped in several times over many years and always have a great time. We were there this past weekend just for a winter getaway...More

Thank Traci2013
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We visited the Wonder Bar on a Monday Night. The Wonder Bar is well known for his live music next to the Stone Pony. That night we had the luck to see several good musicians and some untalented musicians. The open mic gives everybody a...More

Thank brucewife
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I saw Falz and Friends on 12/17/17. I also had a chicken sandwich which was better than most bar food. Good dance floor. Good sound system, Good size stage. Attentive staff.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

You cant have dinner with your dog!!! No free parking I take my dog to many outdoor eating areas. Thought this was the same type of thing. After driving around looking for free parking (there is NONE) and paying $5 for parking, we walked over...More

Thank wolf-lvr
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Love my time there. John is one of the best! Helpful and courteous yet gets things done. I know they are building a new bar inside and I recommend they get adequate amount of chairs. So much wasted space. Lovely outdoor seating.

Thank Peggy S
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25 August 2016|
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Response from Shannon B | Reviewed this property |
its metered parking, grab a spot where ever you can
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5611
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-502-8886
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