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Oceanside Seafood

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2489 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
+1 609-368-2114
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We ordered take-out. If it is a busy time in season on a weekend...make sure to call in your order! I called our order in and was told 30 minutes and I waited almost 1 hour. Despite the long unexpected wait, the food was delicious. It was obvious that the seafood was fresh and cooked perfectly. The side dishes were... More 

Thank tmitch6
Great Falls, Virginia
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180 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ate there the night we got to town for a weeklong vacation. Good service; table was set up with highchair and crayons for our grandson before we got there. Good menu. Started with 50 steamed clams - very tasty. Two of my party had soft shell crab- one sautéed and one fried. I would say the fried was overdone while... More 

Thank 555JenniferL
Falmouth, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I had the all you can eat crab legs for 29.99, came with a potato and coleslaw. My hubby had the broiled scallops and shrimp and fries and coleslaw. It was very good. Staff was pleasant. Nothing fancy, but one of the best meals that we had in Avalon.

Thank MiMinPap
Wilmington, Delaware
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a very good dinner here while on vacation. All the food was delicious and served piping hot. Seafood was excellent.

Thank Mary W
Baltimore, Maryland
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130 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I really want to like this place. Nice seafood menu, and wide selection of entrees. We wanted Lobster Tails with Crab. Now the menu didn't say 'stuffed with crab meat', which I sort of overlooked. But first we had a dozen oysters, nice shucked and properly chilled. The server told us at first he'd have to check and see if... More 

Thank Norris T
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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292 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Lots of good reviews about this place but I found it average at best ordered stuffed flounder and while the flounder was good the crab was not so good. Not lump crabre but just a weak stuffing. Also had coconut shrimp that was right out of the freezer section of a Sysco truck. Sides were weak as well and all... More 

Thank babcme
1 review
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Great shrimp, large and perfect consistency. Lots of fresh seafood to choose from. Clean counter, friendly atmosphere. Will definitely be back 😊

Thank Lizgrady
East Rutherford, New Jersey
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I've never dined in here but we always order takeout and Oceanside never disappoints. Their portions are HUGE so you will be more than satisfied. I got the fried shrimp basket with the veggie of the day (broccoli). I got about 12 shrimp and a large serving of perfectly cooked broccoli. Great dinner!

Thank formerDiMaria
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Perfect for family dining! Portions are great and their clams are to die for! I have been before, when Oceanside only did take out, but their dining area was very nice.

Thank Caroline E
Swainton, New Jersey
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Always fresh, always good. Walking distance from my summer home. Reasonable prices. Have never eaten in here but people do. Friendly and really care whether you enjoy their food.

Thank D263RWjackc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$41
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2489 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-2010
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-368-2114

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