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Plantation Restaurant

7908 Long Beach Blvd, Harvey Cedars, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5952
+1 609-494-8191
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible4%
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“scallops” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“clam chowder” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood
7908 Long Beach Blvd, Harvey Cedars, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5952
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice place. Comfortable island feel. The food & service were tremendous. My rule of thumb is always to go with local fish. I got the yellowfin tuna with mango salsa. The chef did a fantastic job of cooking the fish perfectly. The rice...More

1  Thank kelly s
Reviewed 6 January 2018

I have to admit, I miss the Owl Tree, but Plantation is doing a great job of being in its place. This restaurant has space for larger groups (upstairs) and also great space around the bar when you want some quick food, but then decide...More

1  Thank Mona B
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

When you are traveling with a group of people, this restaurant offers something for everyone. We were here for lunch twice during our visit. Our group tried the clam chowder, chicken wrap, quesadillas, Cuban sandwich, and chicken cheesesteak sandwich. The fries were not greasy and...More

Thank OuttenAbout
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My girlfriend and her mom made plans to celebrate her birthday at the plantation. I could not be there so, I called and asked the manager if she would arrange for cocktails and desert to be served to them as a surprise from me. She...More

1  Thank DonDiorio
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had yet another amazing meal at The Plantation while on our "minimoon" after our recent wedding this past week, which is not surprising as The Plantation and Chef Jeff's dishes have yet to disappoint our palates! We tried an assortment of...More

Thank cline1019
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Starting with happy hour, we were served good drinks by a personable bartender. And, the drinks were pretty enjoyable , too. We later moved into the dining room. There we were greeted by a young server, admittedly new to the job, but obviously trained, and...More

Thank GreaterJersey
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We were invited to dinner by our friends that we were visiting. They had called and made a reservation a few days beforehand. The restaurant was noisy and crowded and loud when we arrived and several people were waiting for tables and the bar was...More

1  Thank pfkanagy
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I was invited by friends to dinner (we did make a reservation), and all three of us thought the dinner was fantastic. Two of us had the special - crab-encrusted cod, which came with a corn fritter...everything was fresh, delicious, cooked perfectly and nice and...More

1  Thank FriskyTrips
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We recently visited Plantation on a Wednesday. We had a reservation and were seated promptly. The waitress came right over and asked if we wanted drinks but we didn't have time to look at anything. We felt rushed as she returned quickly and asked again....More

Thank ohmajo
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a quiet spot for a meal look elsewhere. However, Plantation is one of the best restaurants on the Island and well worth a visit or two. Friendly servers in this always busy spot. Clubby downstairs and newly renovated upstairs good...More

1  Thank billyboy18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7908 Long Beach Blvd, Harvey Cedars, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-5952
    (Route 72 East)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Harvey Cedars
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-8191
  • E-mail
Plantation Restaurant features an adventuresome menu using nature's finest ingredients with an island influence. Presenting the essence of contemporary American cooking, Chef Jeff Alberti has created a succulent array of dishes that will make dining at Plantation a most memorable experience. Tastefully decorated in a South Seas ambience. Plantation also features a full service bar & private rooms for any occasion.
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