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Fratello's Restaurant

810 The Plaza, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2908
+1 732-974-8833
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (14 reviews)
“banana cake” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
810 The Plaza, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2908
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really bad dining experience last night. We were out to celebrate my son's birthday, and our party of 7 (large but not excessively so) was seated in the back room. Problem is, that room was occupied by a very large party celebrating...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the locals must love this place; it was crowded on arrival and just got more so. the food is bland; seafood barely had flavor, even when we requested "spicy" (it wasn't). if you are looking for pasta with red sauce and decent-value red wine, then...More

Thank D_and_S_2013xx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place .....awesome food.. Service was awesome by our server Stacey....food and apps were all served hot as they should be.....would recommend this always......

Thank Luv2pipe
Reviewed 26 April 2017

1st time and plan on going back....wed. night no reservation, no problem.....bruchetta toast was great...my chicken dish was really good, and so was husbands salmon....cheesecake was ok...a little dry, 5 minutes less in oven....will be back...Liz was server, super!

Thank betsy u
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We have been going to Fratello's for years and each time it seems to be lacking more and more. On our last visit we were a table of four. Every water glass was disgustingly dirty. Almost felt like just getting up and leaving. I'm sure...More

Thank Joe N
Management response:Responded 7 April 2017

I'm sorry to hear this, Joe. We want every experience to be as consistent as possible -- that includes a clean environment every time you walk in. Dirty water glasses are just not excusable. Hope that you'll give us another chance to prove ourselves in...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

My wife and I went to Fratellos for dinner without reservations on a Sunday night. We were seated immediately at a table near the kitchen door. We were not satisfied and asked to be located at a different table. Our waitress moved us to a...More

Thank john m
Management response:Responded 6 March 2017

I appreciate the kind words, John! So glad that you enjoyed our place. We'll see you back again soon! Best, Chris D., Owner

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Food was great, nice friendly local atmosphere, service was great, wonderful day to celebrate Valentines Day!

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Thank Mike K
Management response:Responded 22 February 2017

Happy to hear that you loved it, Mike! Thanks for choosing us for your Valentine's dinner. Hope to have you back again very soon! Best, Chris D., Owner

Reviewed 13 February 2017

We went in without a reservation on a whim and when someone did not show up for their table, we were seating immediately... very lovely and the food was delicious....

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Thank mickis129
Reviewed 3 February 2017

have eaten there many times over the last 2 years. the owner, chris, is typically there. steaks, pork chops, pasta and fish are very good as are the apps.

Thank william Z
Management response:Responded 8 February 2017

Always great to have you here, William! Thanks for leaving a review. Hope to see you back here for more of those pork chops! Best, Chris D., Owner

Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great food,fair price,fun atmosphere. We really enjoyed the duo that was playing. Will definitely go back!

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Thank toothfairy1631
Management response:Responded 26 January 2017

Thanks so much! They really did a great job with the music. Hope that you'll come and visit us again very soon! Best, Chris D., Owner

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corinne m
5 December 2016|
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Response from Chris D | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Fratello's offers gluten free pasta. Linguini and penne. And both are very good. We did a lot of sampling to get this correct. We also have a few salads and many seafood dishes that are gluten free.
7 August 2015|
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Response from Chris D | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We have broiled scallops, Grilled Wild Alaskan Salmon plus other seafood on special each night. we also offer Penne and Linguini in gluten free Many options to choose from website to view menu fratellosrestaurant
21 May 2015|
Response from Chris D | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We do offer Gluten Free pastas, Penne & Linguine. An example would be our Famous Chicken Parm dinner. Instead of having it sautéed in flour try it grilled then baked with mozzarella cheese and finished with Fratello's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 The Plaza, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2908
    (6th Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Sea Girt
  • Phone Number: +1 732-974-8833
  • E-mail
Fratello's Restaurant and Lounge is Sea Girt's premiere Italian Restaurant. Whether you're looking to have a romantic dinner for two, or host a big family gathering, Fratello's is the perfect place for all your fine dining needs. Known for the best Italian food at the Jersey Shore, Fratello's has won the Boss of the Sauce competition five years in a row! Come by for dinner and the best martinis in town, or hang out at the bar and enjoy an appetizer and a cold beer. We invite you to relax and enjoy a cocktail from our full-service bar or sip a delicious glass of wine from the extensive wine list while choosing from an array of innovative Italian dishes. Graciously accommodating from 10-100 guests, our exceptional cuisine, professional service, and comfortable atmosphere make Fratello's the perfect place for private parties, special events, and business meetings.
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