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Country Kettle Chowda

830 N Bay Ave, Bay Village, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2053
+1 609-492-2800
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowda” (37 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (26 reviews)
“soups” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
830 N Bay Ave, Bay Village, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2053
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

When we are on the island either for vacation or just a day trip (during the off season) My husband must stop and get their chowder. He buys it by the quart and takes it home for when they are closed during the winter.

Thank Marge N
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I was expecting too much...I was disappointed. Some clams, very spicy (why?), very thin chowder and it was not the best I ever had. Sorry guy I was expecting more but maybe this is the best in LBI only. I gave it a try.

Thank Albert F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

It has been a while that we attempted to eat at County Kettle Chowda. We always found that their Chowder was watery and thin with few clams included. Sure enough, after our friends showed up with 3 bread bowls of New England Chowder, the consensus...More

Thank FLJ08008
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Really yummy Manhattan clam chowder. Seasoned just right & full of clams, potatoes & tomatoes. The lobster bisque is also excellent! Not just "soup" - more like a meal!

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I never come to LBI without getting at least a quart of their New England chowda! Absolutely the best on the island, and always fresh. Don't miss it!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 23 November 2016

In town for the Thanksgiving holiday and not much was open, but I found this place when walking around an otherwise quiet 'Bay Village.' I was deciding between the lobsta bisque and the chowda - the girl behind the counter recommended the chowder, so I...More

1  Thank tripper24nyc
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Go, buy, eat...their choices of chowder are fantastic ! We bought 4 kinds of chowder, Each one better than the other. Fresh and delicious...really!!!

1  Thank twoshots2
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Came here with my wife. Tried the New England clam chowder and the lobster bisque. Both excellent i may bring some home.

1  Thank nucdude
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Went there based on the excellent reviews. A small place with some seats outside and pricey for a small bowl of soup.

Thank Lucy F
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We go back year after year. We love the half red, half white. Just the right spice, not overly creamy, plenty of vegetables and most important clams!

Thank wudy77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 N Bay Ave, Bay Village, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2053
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Beach Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 609-492-2800
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