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Yvonne's Cafe - CLOSED

54 Main Ave, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756-1546
+1 732-775-9004
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
17 Oct 2016
“Yvonne's reopened & better than ever”
8 Jun 2015
“Sadly there was a fire”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
American, Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, International, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
54 Main Ave, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756-1546
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Formerly a BYOB in Ocean Grove, sadly destroyed by fire, Yvonne's has reopened in Neptune, has a huge bar, lots of seating, live entertainment & the same fantastic, fresh food prepared by Yvonne's husband, Oleg, who frequently comes out of the kitchen to meet his...More

Thank Carla I
Reviewed 8 June 2015

There was a fire in the building this past winter, and Yvonne's was damaged and has been demolished. Hopefully she will return within the next 2 years, and we sorely miss this restaurant. A burden has been placed on the other cafes on Main Avenue...More

2  Thank Frank S
yvonnes c, General Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and remember us. We hope the Cafe will re-open in Ocean Grove in time. For now visit our Restaurant and Bar just 4 miles down the road in Neptune located at 1311 highway 35.

Reviewed 27 May 2015

Today was my first visit to the Asbury Park Dog Beach for 2015. My next stop is usually Yvonne's for a fantastic breakfast with the pooch at the sidewalk tables. I was saddened to find that the restaurant was razed due to a fire. Their...More

1  Thank tompez
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and remember us. We hope the Cafe will re-open in Ocean Grove in time. For now visit our Restaurant and Bar just 4 miles down the road in Neptune located at 1311 highway 35

Reviewed 24 February 2015

I took my elderly Mom to this lovely restaurant on February 5, following a difficult medical appointment in nearby Neptune. It was a cold night with lots of snow and ice on the street. We made a reservation and were warmly welcomed by Yvonne, the...More

1  Thank mwk1951
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and remember us. We hope the Cafe will re-open in Ocean Grove in time. For now visit our Restaurant and Bar just 4 miles down the road in Neptune located at 1311 highway 35

Reviewed 9 February 2015

what a loss to Ocean Grove and all who enjoyed their wonderful food and friendship! Hope to see you rebuilding soon! You are in our prayers and thoughts. We will be there to celebrate Grand reopening!More

1  Thank janet a
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2015

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your kind words of support. We will be back ASAP! For now we are still OPEN for CATERING. We have a large catering truck and are willing and able to cater any event. Contact us at: YvonnesCafe@aol.com Subject: Catering. The...More

Reviewed 7 February 2015

Yvonne's was my favorite "go to" when I am in Ocean Grove. The food was so good and the staff was friendly and made me feel at home. I loved my little table by the window. I will miss this lovely little cafe when I...More

Thank Ginny K
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2015

Dear Reviewer, We will miss you too. Did you know that the words "Fear Not" are the most repeated words in all of the Hebrew and Christian scripture? Yvonne's started as an extension of Yvonne's own family, and although we are brokenhearted that the restaurant...More

Reviewed 7 February 2015

My husband and I had the pleasure to visit Yvonne's for the first time on a Saturday evening. We were both impressed by the welcoming staff and the intimate dining room complete with candlelit tables and fresh flowers. It really set a lovely mood. The...More

Thank 16kathy1234
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2015

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. As you may have heard Yvonne's was part of the fire that roared through the central business district of Ocean Grove on Friday; however we are committed to rebuilding and look forward...More

Reviewed 7 February 2015

Yvonne's was the hidden gem of Ocean Grove. The food was exceptional. Tuna nachos were the best. Yesterday was a sad day as we've lost our 'go to' place here in town to a tragic fire in the adjacent building. We will miss you guys....More

Thank PamMac93
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2015

Dear Reviewer, What can we say? We are brokenhearted. However fear not we will be back. Hopefully sooner than later. Stay tuned to our facebook page and our website for updates. We will rise again! Yvonne's

Reviewed 4 February 2015

The food was OK, not bad but not good. They forgot part of the order. My biggest complaint was the room temperature. It was starting to get cold outside. Depending where you sat you would be hit with a cold breeze every time the door...More

Thank L B
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2015

Dear Reviewer: Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and comments regarding your dining experience. We apologize that you were cold. There are only two tables in the dining room that are directly exposed to the door when it opens, which...More

Reviewed 4 February 2015

Read some of the reviews on TripAdvisor so a friend and I decided to try Yvonne's Cafe for a change. Neither one of us has been here before and it received decent reviews. We went on a Wednesday night, it was after the snow storm...More

1  Thank kbird87
yvonnes c, Manager at Yvonne's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2015

Dear Reviewer: Thank you for taking the time to leave us your thoughts about your dining experience. I remember you well,it was a thrill to serve you and create a dining experience that satisfied both you and your guest. It was a slow snowy night,...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Main Ave, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756-1546
    (Pilgrim Pathway)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ocean Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-9004
  • E-mail
Description
Come in for a bite to eat, while you sit back and people watch from our prime location on Main Avenue. Located in historic downtown Ocean Grove, Yvonne's Cafe offers unmatched quality, superior service and can't-wait-to-return dining experiences for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. Our menu offers award winning creations from our executive chef Oleg Scorpan. Don't forget try our dessert ( winner of the 2012 jersey shore dessert wars )
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