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Route 72, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
+1 609-756-5420
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Route 72, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a large party of 20 adults and everyone was pleased with their meal! Great food well prepared. The staff was excellent and very accommodating. Ellen at the front explained everything clearly. Christian, our waiter, was very patient with all of our guests. They...More

Thank SWAJ48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there expecting an Italian restaurant and were pleased to see an American type menu which we had a really nice meal with not so Italian food but very tasty and good service from the wait staff, only there for a family visit but...More

Thank tinytots_8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I heard that Manera was good but I was shocked, it was great. Anthony my waiter was phenomenal. He was friendly, knowledgeable but not overwhelming. I got the Veal Manera and I couldn’t believe the amount of Veal that Was on the dish, 3 large...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

We had dinner from the early bird menu. Great selection and prices are very reasonable for the amount and quality of food. You can bring your own wine etc. I will definitely return and recommend!

Thank jane7912018
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I have declared my love for many things, my husband, my son, wine, witty humor, etc... but Manera's is definitely in my top 10, maybe even before wine! (I know, right?!) This BYOB has chef(s) who must have gone to school to learn only the...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We traveled 40 miles to meet friends for dinner at Mineras. None of us had been before vut the restaurant we normally meet at was unexpectedly closed. We were not disappointed. We had 6:45 reservation and were seated on time. Waiter was friendly anf just...More

Thank George K
Reviewed August 8, 2018

So worth driving off the island in the peak of summer. Best meal out in our 2 week stay at LBI. Reservations days in advance highly suggested. Food is fresh, plentiful, good selection & server polite and pleasant.

Thank Angie B
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is on a small strip mall. It distinguised the quality of the food and service we received. My steak was cook perfectly and was extremely tender. My wife had the the Manera shrimp with gluten free pasta which she enjoyed immensely. The service...More

Thank drrcomd
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Whenever I'm looking for a restaurant where I can get good service, good food, this is my place. Servers are always accommodating and friendly. But be sure to make a reservation!!

Thank Di117
Reviewed August 4, 2018

My husband made reservations at this restaurant to celebrate my birthday. The food was amazing and delicious. Highly recommend this. Reservations must be made!

Thank thomas-Sommer
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Sarah T
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Oscar M | Property representative |
We don't have a separate vegan menu but we can absolutely make some vegan dishes.
Megan C
March 31, 2017|
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Response from reviewsfromdiana | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's a BYOB restaurant with no corkage fee.
Barbara S
April 11, 2016|
Response from Oscar M | Property representative |
Hello Barbara! We offer the early bird Monday thru Saturday 2:00 - 5:00 and all day on Sunday, from opening 11:00am - 9:00pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 72, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manahawkin
  • Phone Number: +1 609-756-5420
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