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Bareli's By The Sea

1505 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1423
+1 732-769-5700
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (3 reviews)
“clams” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1505 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1423
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived 10 minutes ahead of time and waited at least that time before being seated. I guess a reservation and virtually empty restaurant does not equate to an attentive reception. I had oysters on the half shell which were tasty but there were shell...More

Thank missycooks1957
Reviewed 1 week ago

The centerpiece of a day at the Beach. Break your resolutions and have a margarita or a glass of wine - Lobster roll or shrimp and stay out of the sun for an hour. Staff are kind and humorous, they give you the impression that...More

Thank psprague
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have had lunch here before when visiting Spring Lake and enjoyed it, so on a recent weekend stay we decided to try dinner. We reserved way in advance and requested an outdoor table. On a balmy summer evening, nothing could be...More

Thank BAM1113
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bareli's is the new restaurant at the Grand Victorian. It is on Ocean Avenue and faces the ocean. Although they do not have a very big selection on the menu, there were specials that provided additional choices. My pork chop was the largest and one...More

Thank scovotti47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely lunch outside in early August, and when we returned to Spring Lake later in the month, we had dinner And lunch here, because, really, there isn't a better choice. We have only eaten on the porch, but it is a comfortable,...More

Thank travellerfromatown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very very noisy and pricey. Crab cakes were very good. Wait staff needs to be more polished for a restaurant that is suppose to be “upscale”.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We were excited to try Bareli's because it is a new restaurant since the last time we've come to Spring Lake. It was my parents' 48th anniversary so we were looking forward to a great meal. When I made my reservation over a month ahead,...More

Thank laurenzala
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a nice seafood restaurant nearby on the jersey shore. After checking few overbooked restaurant we decided to try bareli's by the sea. We knew it was pricey but location was nice with view of the ocean. Overall I was underwhelmed by...More

Thank Francois B
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We ate here with family and were seated at a lovely round table in a little alcove. Our service was excellent. I would highly recommend the watermelon salad and the chicken parmesan. Both were delicious, well seasoned, and portion size was spot on. For dessert...More

Thank Memmett
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had an amazing dinner on the outside patio overlooking the ocean. The food was super delicious!!! I had the lasagna and my husband had steak, both were generous portions and sooo good! We will definitely be back!

Thank NYCityGal713
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Carol C
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Response from Len S | Reviewed this property |
Casual is the norm, but definitely collard shirts for guys.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1505 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1423
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Spring Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 732-769-5700
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