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The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant

1507 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1423
+1 732-449-7700
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal piccata” (4 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (13 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Italian, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1507 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1423
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Reviewed yesterday

We had two Italians in our group who raved about the Shrimp Fra Diavolo. Also, I have Celiac Disease and they were more than happy to adjust a menu offering to meet my dietary needs. Lovely setting and excellent service

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 6 days ago

My girlfriend and I spent two days in Spring Lake. After checking into our B&B we decided to have the early bird dinner at The Breakers. Our meals were fantastic and reasonably priced! She had the flounder and I opted for the chicken marsala. Service...More

Thank Maria C
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Maria C: We're so happy to know that you and your friend had a wonderful dining experience with us. Thank you for your review and for dining at The Breakers. We hope to see you again the next time you are in Spring Lake.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Along with another couple, we decided to try the Breakers for drinks and appetizers on the deck on a delightful summer evening. Located across the street from the ocean, it's a relaxing venue that's hard to beat. I wish that were true for the food....More

Thank JerseyShoreJohn
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JerseyShoreJohn: Thank you for spending time on our Ocean Terrace. We're sorry to hear that you were not pleased with the two appetizers that you ordered. Hopefully, you brought this to the attention of your waitress. We want all of our customers to leave...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A spring lake institution. Amazing location and views. Needs a complete remodel. Aged and worn. Food is average but when you consider the high price it’s not really worth it. An older crowd. Would love to see them bring in a real chef and use...More

Thank G8621NKrandyb
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear G8621NKrandyb: Thank you for dining with us. We are glad to hear that you loved the views. With all due respect, however, we would like to point out that we do have a real and very talented chef. Also, all of our meals are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here with family while staying at the hotel. The service at dinner is excellent and the dining room is very elegant with a lovely ocean view and shell chairs. The early dinner special was a great value with a four course meal including...More

Thank Memmett
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Memmett: Thank you for this excellent review and for dining with us. We're so happy that you enjoyed your entire dining experience - the food, service, ambiance and view. Thank you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I had a lovely dinner with beach/pool view could not have asked for a more beautiful evening. I ordered the salmon husband the sole. Salmon was enough for two people!! Food was fabulous as well as the service!

Thank dorothy r
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear dorothy r: We are so happy that you and your husband enjoyed your dinner with us. Thanks for dining at the Breakers and for your kind review. We appreciate it and hope to see you again.

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

The food was always good but this time it was exceptional.Atmosphere is beautiful and a nice,romantic evening

Thank sparkieash
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear sparkieash: We’re so glad that you enjoy the Breakers and that you especially enjoyed your most recent dinner with us. Thank you so much for dining with us and for your terrific review.

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Upscale, restaurant with a ocean view from many tables. Outside seating available. Classic meals, delicious sauces, fair prices.

Thank MartinG145
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

MartinG145: Thank you for dining with us and for your review. We're so happy that you enjoyed everything. Thank you again.

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

A local has been recommending this restaurant for years. We finally tried it yesterday. Really excellent. I had a great Halibut dish, fresh, perfect. Wife had chicken marsala, which was typical in that the marsala sauce is a bit heavy from the wine/mushroom reduction. Their...More

Thank biz_Travelor7
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Dear biz_Travelor7: We are so glad that you had a chance to dine with us and enjoyed everything so much. Also, we appreciate your kind review. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed June 28, 2018

Food very uninspired, rather tasteless, pricey. Staff was accommodating and tried to resolve our disappointment so kudos to them, Hesse the 3rd star.

Thank Geri G
BreakersOnTheOcean, Manager at The Breakers on the Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Dear GeriGLongIsland_NY: Thank you for dining with us. We're sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your experience. We are very happy to hear that the staff was accommodating and you enjoyed the view. Thank you again.

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Rita C
April 22, 2018|
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Response from gymlady30 | Reviewed this property |
I know they have a room for that many but don’t know the cost . Probably a buffet. Salad , pasta , chicken franchise, fish dish string beans . Dessert was chocolate mousse . . Sorry I was a guest not the inviter 🤕
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Joe M
August 27, 2017|
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Response from BreakersOnTheOcean | Property representative |
Dear Joe M. Thank you for your inquiry. We do not serve brunch, but we do serve breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week. Breakfast is served until 3pm so breakfast selections are available while we are also serving... More
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Alina T
June 25, 2017|
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Response from BreakersOnTheOcean | Property representative |
Hi Alina T. Spring Lake is mostly residential and there is plenty of street parking. There are no meters and street parking is free. Hope you have a chance to visit soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1507 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1423
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Spring Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 732-449-7700
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  • This restaurant is at The Breakers on the Ocean
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