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Fratello's Restaurant

810 The Plaza, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2908
+1 732-974-8833
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“banana cake” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
810 The Plaza, Sea Girt, NJ 08750-2908
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For dinner arrive early, even though bsrbhasvmany seatsvthry full quickly. Bartenders are excellent. Food is good can be very good, portions are huge so would recommend splitting the entree’s

Thank KMC238
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After the summer season, as locals we love to go here! Nice martinis, especially on Thurs night special martini night - food is always excellent, best shrimp francaise anywhere - love the atmosphere - and very comfortable if you are dining alone - someone always...More

Thank Faemuzzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kristen was our server and she fantastic!! Food was spot on but the server is what made the night. They we're setting up for some Saturday night even music which we got to hey some. Had an appetizer and it can out with great timing.

Thank Danielle L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have often visited Sea Girt staying at a small B&B. Fratello's restaurant is close by, had good reviews and thought we'd pay them a visit Saturday night, Unfortunately, neither the staff nor the food was up to their usual level. The wait staff seemed...More

Thank robertmD2748BO
CHRIS D, Owner at Fratello's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry for the "off" night Saturday night. I am the owner, Chris DeCresce and was present Saturday night. I didn't hear from any servers that there was a problem that night except for a steak dinner that needed to be made more medium well then...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

I eat here 2x a week. Paco is the best chef. My faves are steaks & seafoods. Always fresh, best quality. Joey at the bar keeps me in giggles. Chris is the most personable owner & lovely family man. Tina, his Mom-in-law makes the tastiest...More

Thank barbarasM6001CE
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Each time we return to the Jersey shore, we have dinner at Fratello's at least once. Great casual atmosphere, excellent wait staff, good food, reasonably priced.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed September 3, 2018

As a local member of the hospitality industry, I recommend people to eat at Fratello's all the time, even though I somehow had never been myself. A regular guest gave me their gift card for me to finally try it as she and her family...More

Thank tth0mps
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Been our favorite restaurant since 2003. Owner Chris, is sure to maintain the quality and atmosphere that keeps patrons like us coming back year after year! Many if not most of the diners are locals ... we know to make reservations if we hope to...More

Thank Jerry L
Chris D, Owner at Fratello's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you for the kind words Jerry. Always appreciated.

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Just finished eating at Fratellos and left unsatisfied and aggravated. We were seated outside as a party of 3 at 715 and I am writing this review at 930! No appetizers ordered no dessert and over 2 hours for 3 people! It was obvious that...More

Thank Colleen M
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just came off the beach and decided to stop In and have dinner on the outside. We have eaten here before but really aren’t regulars. Fantastic food, service was terrific and it was awesome. Having dinner outside on a quiet summer...More

Thank craig1921
CHRIS D, Owner at Fratello's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for your kind words and thanks for coming back again. Summer is a very busy season for us and I'm so glad you had an enjoyable evening with Sheila sitting outdoors. We look forward to seeing you again Thank you for taking the...More

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Questions & Answers
October 5, 2017|
Response from philbo507 | Reviewed this property |
They do have happy hour drinks, early bird dinners & some thing go down in price after 8:00.
corinne m
December 5, 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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Dinner, Lunch, 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, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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
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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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