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The Idle Hour

2600 Route 88, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-2834
+1 732-899-2102
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor37%
  • Terrible14%
17 Mar 2018
“Staff has poor attitude and rude”
25 Sep 2016
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Bar, Pub, American
2600 Route 88, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-2834
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Stopped in here for a few beers. Service was awful. One poor male bartender was serving everyone while the blond, frumpy, middle-aged female bartender stood around paying more attention to her her phone and chatting with customers randomly. If you don't want to work why...More

Thank dkleppinger
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My friend and I wanted a nice prime rib or steak dinner. We saw the sign so we decided to give this place a try. We came in to find they don't serve prime rib every night. When we asked about the specials, our waitress...More

Thank Lawrence G S
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Went for a snack had the club sandwich and buger...very pleased nice bartender "Bill"..very attentive....very resonable also....spoke to MGR he was vry nice as well..will return soon...

1  Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

My visit was consistent with the other reviews on Trip Advisor. The drab setting and bar tenders immediately make you regret sitting. Good for a quick beer, bad for everything else.

Thank E Daniel D
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This bar has an EXCELLENT atmosphere, large bar, friendly bartenders and sometime really good live music. This is a place you can go hang with your friends and drink. That's it, this is not a place to eat, its a bar, if you want to...More

Thank DWhite1157
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is just an okay place to come hang out and have a few drinks, (mostly regulars). The bartenders here are friendly and know all the ways to make todays drinks, (not that they have to here)! Most people as I could tell mainly came...More

Thank williammZ7484SD
Reviewed 18 December 2014

I have not tried the food but the atmosphere could use a little upgrading. Its good for a couple beers with your buddies. ConsumerMarineSupply.com

Thank royalboater
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

No atmosphere. Cook thought ham was corned beef. Only thing this place is good for is it's a locals joint.

Thank michelle s
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The menu was limited. I ended up having a burger, which was okay. The waitress was awful. She had an attitude that made us feel as if we were bothering her. The drinks took forever. She never asked if we wanted another and never did...More

1  Thank Betty B
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Went to Idle Hour with some friends for drinks. Good band playing called Fiasco. My husband went up to the bar to get me a drink and was completely ignored by the bartender. The bar had people, but not that busy. We left after two...More

1  Thank DirtyHarry156
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Route 88, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-2834
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant
  • Phone Number: +1 732-899-2102
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